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Meteorological Disasters

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  • Tropical Storm Philippe forms, Ophelia weakens

    Tropical Storm Philippe forms, Ophelia weakens
    A tropical depression off Africa formed into the season’s latest tropical storm Saturday even as Tropical Storm Ophelia weakened slightly. The National Hurricane Center said Depression 17 became Tropical Storm Philippe with maximum sustained...
  • Are Disaster Lessons Being Learned?

    Connecticut is still reeling from last weekend's snowstorm, which rammed its way through the state, snarling transportation routes and leaving many homes and businesses without electricity. State residents and political leaders are justifiably concerned...
  • Orlando Fringe review: 'Nashville Hurricane'

    Orlando Fringe review: 'Nashville Hurricane'
    Chase Padgett had a Fringe breakout hit in 2010 with "Six Guitars," a show that demonstrated his musical ability while he portrayed six different characters. In "Nashville Hurricane," his musical skills are also in the spotlight while he ... portrays...
  • Storms don't always go where forecast

    Storms don't always go where forecast
    It’s one of the biggest challenges for tropical meteorologists: convincing residents to brace for a storm even if it’s not aiming right at them. That’s because hurricanes and tropical storms don’t always go where they’re...
  • Tropical Storm Alberto emerges in Atlantic

    Tropical Storm Alberto emerges in Atlantic
    With less than two weeks to go before the official start of the hurricane season, the first tropical storm already has formed in the Atlantic. Tropical Storm Alberto emerged seemingly out of nowhere about 140 miles southeast of Charleston, S.C., on...
  • NOAA: 4 to 8 hurricanes this season

    NOAA: 4 to 8 hurricanes this season
    Government forecasters are calling for an average or slightly below average storm season, with 9 to 15 named storms, including four to eight hurricanes. They project that one to three of the hurricanes will be major, with winds greater than 110 mph.The...
  • Forecasters predict subdued hurricane season

    Forecasters predict subdued hurricane season
    Forecasters are expecting the fewest Atlantic hurricanes and tropical storms since 2009, particularly if the weather phenomenon El NiƱo develops by the heart of the hurricane season. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration is predicting...
  • Disturbance off Florida could become Tropical Storm Beryl

    Disturbance off Florida could become Tropical Storm Beryl
    The tropical disturbance off Florida’s east coast likely will grow into a tropical depression or storm over the weekend and possibly as soon as Friday. As of 3 p.m. on Friday, the National Hurricane Center gave the broad area of low pressure an...
  • Tropical Depression Beryl still drenching North Florida, Georgia

    Tropical Depression Beryl still drenching North Florida, Georgia
    Tropical Depression Beryl continues to bring heavy rains to North Florida and southern Georgia. At 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Beryl was 85 miles southwest of Savannah, Ga., lumbering northeast at 8 mph with sustained winds of 30 mph. It's forecast to continue...
  • Hurricane apps track storms on mobile devices

    Hurricane apps track storms on mobile devices
    The start of the Atlantic hurricane season is June 1 and there are several apps in Apple's App Store and Google Play that can help you stay informed through news stories, social media feeds, NOAA radar images, and other tools. - iHurricane HD: Tracks...