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National Hurricane Center

National Hurricane Center
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  • What exactly is a subtropical storm?

    What exactly is a subtropical storm?
    What’s the difference between a subtropical and tropical storm? That question always comes up after a subtropical system emerges, as did Ana last week. The simple answer is: subtropical storms tend to be big, loose systems that have a vague...
  • Tropical Storm Ana weakens to depression

    Tropical Storm Ana weakens to depression
    Tropical Storm Ana lost the last of its strength and was downgraded to a depression as it created wet and windy conditions along the North and South Carolina coasts. At 5 p.m. Sunday, the National Hurricane Center said the center of the depression was...
  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 p.m. EDT

    Mississippi town mourns 2 slain police officers; 3 suspects arrested One was a decorated "Officer of the Year." The other was a proud recent graduate of the police academy. A routine traffic stop led to their shooting deaths Saturday night — the...
  • Tropical storm Ana, a bit weaker, near coast of Carolinas

    Tropical Storm Ana weakened slightly as it lumbered just off the coast of South Carolina, sending pounding surf crashing against Atlantic beaches as it prepared to bluster inland, forecasters said. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said Ana was...
  • National Hurricane Center director visiting Myrtle Beach

    The director of the National Hurricane Center is visiting Myrtle Beach as part this year's national Hurricane Awareness Tour. Government hurricane experts are visiting five cities on the East Coast and one in Canada to discuss preparation for the...
  • Ana becomes tropical storm as it nears the East Coast

    Ana becomes tropical storm as it nears the East Coast
    Beachgoers were warned away, emergency officials kept a watchful eye and at least one graduation ceremony was forced indoors as Tropical Storm Ana plodded toward the Carolinas on Saturday in an early heaping of rough weather weeks ahead of the official...
  • Twin weather systems unleash storms across the country

    Oklahoma and other Great Plains states are getting another dose of severe weather on Saturday, with flood evacuations ordered in northern Colorado, heavy snow headed for the Rocky Mountains and a few tornadoes popping up on the eastern Plains. Residents...
  • First named storm of pre-hurricane season forms in Atlantic

    The first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season formed off the South Carolina coast on Thursday — nearly a month before the season officially begins. Subtropical storm Ana was located 170 miles southeast of Myrtle Beach, with maximum...
  • Coastal towns, colleges give warnings as Ana nears Carolinas

    Beach officials warned about dangerous surf, campers were told to pack up and some college seniors were forced to head inside for graduation as Tropical Storm Ana churned toward the coasts of North Carolina and South Carolina on Saturday. Officials at...
  • AP News in Brief at 5:58 a.m. EDT

    Putin, in swipe at US, decries 'unipolar world' at Victory Day parade Russia showed off new machines of war, including a highly sophisticated tank, on Saturday in the annual Victory Day military parade through Red Square that marks the surrender of...
  • Don't assume hurricane forecasts will be on target

    Don't assume hurricane forecasts will be on target
    No surprise, the National Hurricane Center set several accuracy records while predicting the paths of storms in 2014. That's been the case for several years now. The center also improved intensity forecasts last year – and markedly so with five-...