A resident of Westerly, Rhode Island takes photos of the waves as Tropical Storm Henri approaches on Sunday. Photo: AP A resident of Westerly, Rhode Island takes photos of the waves as Tropical Storm Henri approaches on Sunday. Photo: AP
A resident of Westerly, Rhode Island takes photos of the waves as Tropical Storm Henri approaches on Sunday. Photo: AP

Tropical Storm Henri makes landfall in Rhode Island as high winds knock out power

  • The storm was downgraded from a hurricane to a tropical storm, but still packed wind gusts of up to 70mph
  • US President Joe Biden declared disasters in much of the eastern US region, opening the purse strings for federal recovery aid

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A resident of Westerly, Rhode Island takes photos of the waves as Tropical Storm Henri approaches on Sunday. Photo: AP A resident of Westerly, Rhode Island takes photos of the waves as Tropical Storm Henri approaches on Sunday. Photo: AP
A resident of Westerly, Rhode Island takes photos of the waves as Tropical Storm Henri approaches on Sunday. Photo: AP
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