Hurricane Irma could strike New York on 9/11 as the city mourns 16 years on from the heinous attack on the World Trade Centre, a shocking projection of the storm’s path has claimed. The US is still reeling from the effects of Hurricane Harvey, which has killed at least 45 people and caused flooding and destruction across Texas.

Now with the Atlantic hurricane season continuing, one projection has claimed there is a risk Hurricane Irma could make landfall in the US on September 10, causing devastation to the city as the storm continues to rage into the following day. Some current projections show the storm landing as a category 3 hurricane, capable of ripping roofs from houses and causing huge waves and storm surges. READ MORE