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Hurricane Harvey caused an estimated $125 billion, according to the National Hurricane Center, and killed at least 93 people. The city's streets are at a disadvantage during heavy rains, as many are on low-lying ground, according to the Chronicle. And while some gates already close streets automatically, ...
The National Hurricane Center expects the storm to come ashore along the central Texas coast, an area that includes Corpus Christi and Houston, home to some of the biggest refineries in the country. More than 45 percent of the country's refining capacity is along the U. Gulf Coast, and nearly a fifth of the ...

National Hurricane Center Experimenting With 7-Day Tropical Cyclone Forecasts. Federal meteorologists started issuing 24-hour hurricane forecasts in 1954, two-day forecasts in 1961, and three-day forecasts in 1964. Author: Rick Neale, Florida Today. Published: 8:29 PM EST February 27, 2018. Updated: 8:31 PM EST ...
MELBOURNE -- National Hurricane Center officials are experimenting with extended forecasts that may someday predict the paths of hurricanes a full week in advance, compared with today's five-day forecasts. "In 2018, for the first time, we're going to be doing in-house forecasts out to seven days ...
Other presentation topics will cover the operations of several groups during the 2017 hurricane season, including WX4NHC, the National Hurricane Center Amateur Radio station; the Hurricane Watch Net; the VoIP Hurricane Net; the Canadian Hurricane Centre; the Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio ...
Other presentation topics will cover the operations of several groups during the 2017 hurricane season, including WX4NHC, the National Hurricane Center Amateur Radio station; the Hurricane Watch Net; the VoIP Hurricane Net; the Canadian Hurricane Centre; the Salvation Army Team Emergency Radio ...

BRYAN, Tex (KBTX) - Five months to the day of the Texas landfall of Major Hurricane Harvey, the National Hurricane Center has released its official report of the historic storm. The storm killed at least 68 people, which is the most from a tropical cyclone in Texas since 1919. With inflation adjusted, estimated ...
Hurricane and storm surge watches were issued for portions of the northern Gulf Coast Thursday night (Oct. 5), the National Hurricane Center said in its latest update of Tropical Storm Nate. A hurricane watch was issued from Morgan City, Louisiana, eastward to the Mississippi/Alabama border, including ...
Hurricane Maria may come close to the U.S. East Coast this week -- close enough that tropical storm and storm surge watches have been issued for North Carolina. (National Hurricane Center). Hurricane Maria may come close to the U.S. East Coast this week -- close enough that tropical storm and storm ...
"Compared to other places in Houston, we were really lucky," Varley said, recalling that parts of the region were flooded under up to 10 feet of water by what the National Hurricane Center recently declared the "most significant tropical cyclone rainfall event in United States history." The storm caused an ...
FILE - In this Aug. 28, 2017, file photo, rescue boats float on a flooded street as people are evacuated from rising floodwaters brought on by Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston. The National Hurricane Center's official report on Harvey compiles staggering numbers, starting with 68 dead and $125 billion in ...
Jason Samenow reports for capital weather Gang: "Hurricane Harvey unleashed a tropical deluge probably unsurpassed in U.S. history, the National Hurricane Center says. In an in-depth meteorological review of the storm released Thursday, the center said it was unable to identify any past storm that had ...
McCoy's Building Supply in Orange is teaming up with FEMA to provide free information, tips and literature on making homes stronger and safer. The home improvement store on W. Lutcher Drive is hosting FEMA mitigation specialists, who will answer questions and offer techniques to build hazard-resistant ...
Jan. 25, 2018 - The National Hurricane Center will be posting it's hurricane "Harvey" summary Thu., 01/25. The hurricane "Irma" summary will likely follow within a few weeks. Meanwhile a Florida Select Committee has written & released a list of recommendations to Governor Scott - per his request ...
Houston - Hurricane Harvey was quite the storm, but a new report shows -- by the numbers -- how it stacks up against other storms, as well as why it was such a devastating storm for our area and the a large swath of the South. Below are some of the highlights straight from the National Hurricane Center ...
One of only a few tropical cyclones that produced snowfall, Sandy plowed through the northeast in late October 2012 and killed at least 147 people, making it the deadliest cyclone outside of the southern states since 1972, according to the National Hurricane Center. Sandy, which some called "Snowicane ...

The National Hurricane Center hasn't finished tallying its data. Uccellini of the weather service said warmer than normal waters and unusual steering currents made the hurricanes especially damaging, combined with booming development in disaster-prone areas. "We are building in the wrong places.
Researchers from FIU's Extreme Events Institute are working with the National Hurricane Center to develop a storm surge database for Haiti and the Dominican Republic. Led by Earth and Environment researcher Keqi Zhang, their efforts are improving storm surge forecasting for the shared island of ...
He had been looking at the online forecasts from the National Hurricane Center and agreed with their essential conclusions: Harvey was a well-organized storm that would land with hurricane force on the Texas gulf Coast somewhere between Corpus Christi and Port O'Connor. Berger also backed the ...
Tropical Storm Rina's winds have increased to near 50 mph as the storm moved north in the central Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center reported Tuesday night (Nov. 7). At 9 p.m., Rina was 815 miles south-southeast of Cape Race, Newfoundland. The storm was moving toward the north near 18 mph ...
National Hurricane Center: Depression forms in Atlantic, poses no threat to US. Error loading player: No playable sources found. The latest tropical system in this busy hurricane season developed Monday, Nov, 6, but poses no threat to land. Andrew Krietz , WTSP 9:50 AM. EST November 06, 2017. Tropical Depression ...
A broad area of low pressure over the western Caribbean and Central America is gradually becoming better organized, the National Hurricane Center reported Wednesday evening (Oct. 25). Close proximity to land is likely to limit development for the next day or so. But conditions are expected to be ...
Hurricane and storm surge watches were issued for portions of the northern gulf Coast Thursday night (Oct. 5), the National Hurricane Center said in its latest update of Tropical Storm Nate. A hurricane watch was issued from Morgan City, Louisiana, eastward to the Mississippi/Alabama border, including ...
A broad area of low pressure over the southwestern Caribbean is likely to move into the Gulf of Mexico and develop into a tropical depression in the coming days, the National Hurricane Center said Tuesday evening (Oct. 3). The large disturbance should move slowly northwestward to northward across or ...
A sharp trough of low pressure about 80 miles east of Great Abaco island in the northernmost Bahamas was producing an area of scattered showers and thunderstorms. Although tropical cyclone formation was not expected due to hostile upper-level winds, the disturbance was forecast to move westward at ...
Hurricane Maria may come close to the U.S. East Coast this week -- close enough that tropical storm and storm surge watches have been issued for North Carolina. (National Hurricane Center). Hurricane Maria may come close to the U.S. East Coast this week -- close enough that tropical storm and storm ...
The National Hurricane Center has been operating without a full-time leader since May, even as major hurricanes have hit the United States and its territories in recent days and weeks. The center is part of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), which falls under the Department of ...
Hurricane Irma is on course to hit Florida head-on, from tip to top, in the latest forecast from the National Hurricane Center. Still a Category 5 storm, Irma's strength has diminished over the past 24 hours. The latest advisory from NHC at 2 a.m. Eastern Friday morning said Irma is maintaining sustained ...
Hurricane Irma remained a Category 3 storm with winds near 115 mph, and was expected to be a major storm by early week, the National Hurricane Center said in its 10 p.m. Friday (Sept. 1) update. Irma is moving west in the Atlantic at 14 mph, but was forecast to take a turn toward the west-southwest on ...
The National Hurricane Center called it an "extremely active" year for hurricanes: at least seven storms had wind speeds upwards of 74 miles per hour. About a third of Puerto Rican residents are still without power three months after Hurricane Maria touched down on the island. Maria alone is projected to cost $95 billion in ...
Dennis Feltgen, spokesman for the Miami-based National Hurricane Center, the federal government's hurricane forecasting headquarters, declined to make a prediction for 2018, saying the official hurricane season forecast from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, will be ...
Those three names will certainly be retired by the National Hurricane Center due to their ferocity and impact in Texas, Florida, Dominica, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands. If that $206 billion estimate holds, it would be the costliest hurricane season in U.S. history, even topping the disastrous 2005 ...
The forecast track from the National Hurricane Center on the morning of September 5th shows the storm east of the Leeward Islands of the ...
An elongated area of low pressure continued to produce disorganized showers and thunderstorms over the central Caribbean, the National ...
Hurricane forecasters on Thursday evening (Nov. 16) continue to monitor a low pressure system expected to bring rains over the Caribbean ...
By National Hurricane Center, NOAA ... have changed little in organization, the National Hurricane Center reported Monday evening (Nov. 13).
An area of low pressure was forecast to form along a frontal boundary by early next week a few hundred miles southwest of the Azores, the ...
Tropical Storm Rina's winds have increased to near 50 mph as the storm moved north in the central Atlantic, the National Hurricane Center ...
National Hurricane Center: Depression forms in Atlantic, poses no threat to US. Error loading player: No playable sources found. The latest ...
By National Hurricane Center, NOAA ... shower and thunderstorm activity, the National Hurricane Center reported Friday evening (Nov. 3).
Sources: National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, National Hurricane Center, U.S. Energy Information Administration, Weather ...
Rains are forecast to spread across southern Florida and the Keys on Saturday from a trough of low pressure that is moving slowly northward, ...
The National Hurricane Center (NHC) says the strength of this system,which is currently near the coast of Nicaragua, will determine the amount ...
By National Hurricane Center, NOAA ... Caribbean and Central America is gradually becoming better organized, the National Hurricane Center ...
According to the National Hurricane Center, 10 major hurricanes [Category 3 or higher] hit Florida in October between 1851 and 2015.
There is a 50 percent chance of a tropical cyclone formation in the next five days near the coast, according to the National Hurricane Center.
By National Hurricane Center, NOAA ... chance of tropical development, the National Hurricane Center reported Monday evening (Oct. 23).
The National Hurricane Center (NHC) has highlighted a portion of the western Caribbean for a medium chance of tropical development during ...
That's the job of the National Hurricane Center. The Center's Storm Surge Specialist Jamie Rhome is in charge of the storm surge unit and said ...


 

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