Friday, October 20, 2017

2017 atlantic hurricane season

The wild, wacky 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season drives on with a series of historic tropical firsts thanks to Hurricane Ophelia. Ophelia became the sixth major hurricane of 2017 on Saturday, with maximum sustained winds of 115 mph – a Category ...

Ophelia has become the 10th hurricane to form in the Atlantic this year, as the storm churns near the coast of Africa. Ophelia reached hurricane strength on Wednesday with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph, moving to the east at ...
A gazebo is blown over the Mississippi Gulf Coast welcome sign near the intersection of Hewes Avenue and U.S. 90 in Gulfport, Miss., Sunday, Oct. 8, 2017, after Hurricane Nate made landfall on the Gulf Coast.

BY JEFF AMY BILOXI, Miss. (AP) — Nate slogged its way across the U.S. East Coast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and bringing gusty winds to inland states as a tropical depression, a day after Hurricane Nate brought a burst ...

Now a hurricane, rapidly moving Hurricane Nate is expected to make landfall along the northern Gulf Coast tonight. The National Hurricane Center reports that as of 11 a.m. Saturday, Nate has maximum sustained winds of 90 mph, and moving to ...

Tropical Storm Nate has come ashore along Nicaragua Thursday, and is still tracking toward a weekend entry into the Gulf of Mexico. According to the National Hurricane Center, Nate had maximum sustained winds of 40 mph as it passed over ...

Tropical Depression Sixteen has formed off the coast of Central America Wednesday, the National Hurricane Center said. Sixteen, currently with maximum sustained winds of 35 mph, is located just off the coast of Nicaragua, moving toward the northwest at 7 ...

Those in the Caribbean Sea are under the gun from a hurricane yet again. This time, it’s Maria. Hurricane Maria is expected to impact the Leeward Islands overnight Monday, with maximum sustained winds of 110 mph according to the National ...

Update 8:05 a.m.: An intermediate advisory from the National Hurricane Center has determined that Irma is now a Category 5 hurricane, the most powerful level on the Saffir-Simpson Wind Scale, with sustained winds of 175 m.p.h. The hurricane is expected ...

As Hurricane Irma churns its way toward the Caribbean Monday, Governor Rick Scott declared a state of emergency for all 67 Florida counties. Scott issued a statement Monday evening announcing the decision: “Hurricane Irma is a major and life-threatening storm ...

Hurricane Irma has weakened slightly, but remains closely watched in the Atlantic Ocean as the hurricane moved toward the Caribbean. According to the 11:00 p.m. Saturday advisory from the National Hurricane Center, Irma is a Category 2 hurricane with maximum ...
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