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Powerful Hurricane Odile lashes Mexico's Baja Peninsula

USA TODAY - 15 Sep 2014
Hurricane Odile delivered a punishing blow to the Mexican resort town of Cabo San Lucas, tearing away the fronts of luxury resorts and leveling ramshackle homes on Monday. Although Odile was weakening as it continued up the Baja California Peninsula, ...
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Strong winds from Tropical Storm Bud hit Mexico's Los Cabos - 14 Jun 2018
Memories are still fresh of the extensive damage done in 2014 by a direct hit from Category 3 Hurricane Odile, and hotel operators were taking no chances. Workers at the Marquis Los Cabos hotel in San Jose del Cabo spent the last three days battening ...
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Hurricane Odile Slams Cabo San Lucas, Leaves 'Demolished Paradise' - 15 Sep 2014
Hurricane Odile, the most powerful ever to strike the Baja California peninsula of Mexico, rammed into the luxury resorts of Cabo San Lucas on Monday — smashing windows, flooding roads, causing parts of hotels to collapse and injuring at least 135 people.
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Hurricane Odile: British woman found dead off Mexico coast

BBC News - 21 Sep 2014
The body of a British woman missing since a hurricane struck the Mexican coast last weekend has been found, according to local authorities. British couple Simone Wood and Paul Whitehouse are thought to have been sailing when Hurricane Odile hit.
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Tourists stranded in Los Cabos after Hurricane Odile

USA TODAY - 20 Sep 2014
Some people fantasize about being stranded at a tropical destination, especially when it's time for a vacation to end. But the reality is anything but relaxing or stress-free for tourists in the resort area of Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, where Hurricane ...
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After Hurricane Odile, Cabo San Lucas Rebuilds

Condé Nast Traveler - 13 Sep 2015
Last September, Category 4 hurricane Odile slammed into Cabo San Lucas and the Baja California peninsula of Mexico, nearly decimating the tourist corridor. The usually sun-drenched haven of relaxation, home to many hotels, a major international airport ...
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Los Cabos, Mexico, starts to recover from Hurricane Odile

Los Angeles Times - 14 Oct 2014
The hurricane sent torrential rains across many Mexican states and resulted in several deaths. It was a blow to an economy that has suffered hits on other fronts: the global recession, a 2009 outbreak of swine flu and persistent perceptions that drug ...
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Rolling with the Punches

Composites Manufacturing Magazine - 02 Sep 2018
When Hurricane Odile hit Mexico's Baja Peninsula in 2014, only the electric lines that had been hardened by replacing every fifth wood pole with an FRP pole remained standing. In the Grand Bahamas, hurricanes in 2011 and 2015 took out 2,700 wooden ...
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Hurricane Odile hits Mexico's luxury resorts – video

The Guardian - 15 Sep 2014
Storm surges and torrential rain are predicted as Hurricane Odile hits Mexico's luxury tourist resorts on the southern Baja California peninsula. Local people say they have been warned not to go onto the beaches. Mexican authorities have declared a ...
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How a Mexican Resort Found New Life After Hurricane Odile

Condé Nast Traveler - 05 Jun 2015
In fall 2014, Hurricane Odile caused more than $1 billion in damages in Baja California. One of the places that got badly hit was the One&Only Palmilla resort in Los Cabos. Although the hotel could have closed down forever, they used the opportunity to ...
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Hilton Los Cabos resort reopens, 10 months after Hurricane Odile

Los Angeles Times - 09 Jul 2015
The Hilton Los Cabos Beach & Golf Resort on Mexico's Baja Peninsula reopened to guests July 1, the first time the resort has seen guests since it was slammed by Hurricane Odile in September. The resort located on the Sea of Cortez between San Jose del ...
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Los Cabos Plans Swift Recovery from Hurricane Odile

Successful Meetings - 30 Sep 2014
At a special Los Cabos recovery meeting in New York last week, Mexican tourism officials from the local, state, and national level met with leading executive from hotel chains, airlines, and travel agencies to reassure them that Los Cabos is recovering ...
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At Paradisus, a Los Cabos comeback story

Travel Weekly - 07 Dec 2017
Dec. 23, 2016, was referenced frequently during my stay at the all-inclusive Paradisus Los Cabos, host of last month's Los Cabos VIP Summit. That date marked the official reopening of the 350-room property, which Hurricane Odile had damaged two years ...
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Is Cabo San Lucas ready for tourists?

USA TODAY - 28 Jan 2015
Answer: In September 2014, Hurricane Odile, one of the strongest hurricanes on record, hit Cabo San Lucas and Baja California. The hurricane's 125-mph winds walloped the scenic peninsula, inflicting widespread damage. After the Los Cabos airport shut ...
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How WeHo's 'Storm Chaser' Affected Hurricane Recovery in Mexico

WEHOville - 10 Apr 2018
That's the role in which he unknowingly was responsible for Mexico's failure to receive tens of millions of dollars in recovery funds from catastrophe or “CAT” bonds, following hurricanes such as Odile, which hit the Baja California peninsula in 2014.

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