Officials say it could be days to weeks before everyone is accounted for.
"Just the desperation in the family members' voices that hadn't contacted their loved one for a few days was bad", he said.
According to reporters who followed the president in a separate helicopter, a water tower could be seen lying on its side, huge trucks lay scattered in a parking lot and many houses were roofless.
"If we lose only one life, to me that's going to be a miracle", said Mexico Beach Mayor Al Cathey.
City Clerk Adrian Welle told local media that 46 people in Mexico Beach were still unaccounted for.
Many trees were ripped out of the ground, and a number of roofs had holes torn in them by the storm's strong winds.
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He threw 80 pitches, 50 of them strikes, and avoided the big inning that has so often dogged him. Gerrit Cole missed his spot by a mile on Andrew Benintendi's first inning RBI single.
A Houston-based organisation called CrowdSource Rescue that takes calls from anxious family members and sends the details to rescue crews on the ground said it has helped find almost 1,500 people across the region since Michael struck.
Search teams continued to pick their way through the ruins of Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town of about 1,000 people that was almost wiped off the map when Michael blew ashore there on Wednesday with devastating 155 miles per hour winds. He stressed he did not blame local officials.
"To see this personally is very tough - total devastation", Trump said in Lynn Haven, a city of about 18,500 people near Panama City in northwestern Florida that was his first stop. Trump also visited a farm and met with growers of cotton and pecans to talk about the storm-related losses they suffered.
"Our hope was that he evacuated but nobody had heard from him", she said. Some reports indicate that has already begun, though state emergency officials have said those "deep" searches haven't started yet in earnest.
Mr. Trump repeatedly praised Florida Republican Gov. Rick Scott, who in turn said the administration had followed through with resources.
Across the ravaged region, meanwhile, authorities set up distribution centres to hand out food and water to victims. Thousands of residents in the affected areas still lack electricity. At the White House, on his way to Marine One, he was pressed on the disappearance of Jamal Khashoggi.
Gee fled her home near Panama City with her two children on Thursday but was concerned about her aunt and uncle.
Kim's group was attempting to scale the rarely-climbed 7-thousand meter Gurja Himal when the snowstorms struck Friday. Their bodies were spotted yesterday by the pilot of a rescue helicopter, who described the camp as being in tatters.
Otero also went on to order Clifford to pay Trump's legal fees, but has not yet fixed an amount. "The Court holds that Mr. Charles Harder, Trump's lawyer, said the amount of the award for Trump's attorneys' fees would be determined later.
A source told ET that the 26-year-old singer has been suffering from depression since undergoing a kidney transplant last year. The source added that, in the past, it was hard for Gomez to put her career obligations on hold in order to look after herself.
The company said it hasn't ruled out the possibility of smaller-scale attacks that used the same vulnerability. Namely, 20 million fewer accounts had their tokens stolen than what Facebook originally projected.
Hurricane-force winds have brought down hundreds of trees and left more than 15,000 homes without power in Portugal. It is rare for an Atlantic hurricane to hit the Iberian peninsula as only five have been recorded.
Three cases were reported in 2017, and one other case was reported in Washington since the beginning of 2018. Meade said sometimes people recover from the paralysis, but others don't recover even after several years.
No passenger was injured in the incident, but photographs indicated that the aircraft's belly and wheels suffered heavy damage. After safely landing in Mumbai, passengers were transferred to a different aircraft and continued onto their destination.
Internet sleuths say this man bares a passing resemblance to Robin Gunningham, widely suspected of being the man behind Banksy . He today posted a video online to show how he secretly installed the shredder in the frame of the painting some years back.
John Oliver slams Trump's 'bromance' with Saudi Crown Prince
It looks like WWE has become a player in the ongoing diplomatic & proxy conflict between Qatar and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia. To make things even worse for Crown Jewel , several talent have expressed not wanting to fly to Saudi Arabia for the event.
Huawei launches new flagship phones in bid to keep No. 2 spot
The Mate 20 Pro , meanwhile, has a 40-megapixel wide angle, 20-megapixel super wide angle, and 8-megapixel telephoto lenses. Let's check out the pricing details and specifications of the Huawei Mate 20 , Huawei Mate 20 Pro , and Huawei Mate 20 X .
Saturday Night Live Goes Full Bore on Kanye West
West, played by Chris Redd , as he rants about alternate universes, different dimensions, the Unabomber and Wonder Woman. Brown, all-but forgotten in the midst of Kanye's ramblings, questioned his place in the meeting.
#MeToo Allegation on Director, Hero Cancels Shoot
Mumbai: Farah Khan Friday said the sexual harassment allegations against her filmmaker-brother Sajid Khan are "heartbreaking". Taking an inspiration from the ongoing #MeToo movement , a journalist shared an unpleasant incident on her Twitter handle.
Pentagon grounds F-35 fighter jet flights in wake of crash
Israel has also chose to follow in the US' footsteps and announced that it had grounded all of its F-35 stealth fighter jets. Some worldwide partners within the F-35 program are already commencing flying following conclusion of their inspections".
China's trade surplus with US widens to record $34.13 bil
Later Friday, Larry Kudlow, Trump's top economic adviser, said in Washington that preparations for the talks were under way. In the past two years, China has failed on only one criteria, its high trade surplus with the United States.
Google’s new phones boast wider screens, better camera
The nod to privacy concerns comes as Google and other big USA tech companies try to bounce back from recent data breach scandals. And once more the company looks to be playing catch-up with Amazon , whose Echo Show and Spot devices have been out for a while.