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Cyclone classifications inform just part of the story– here’s the genuine damage storms like Dorian can do

Cyclone classifications inform just part of the story– here’s the genuine...

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Hurricanes Irma and Harvey were two very different storms. While Harvey's record rainfall drenched southeastern Texas and western Louisiana in 2017, flooding Houston in over 4 feet of water, Irma's winds flattened buildings, trees, and power lines on the Caribbean islands it devoured. At its peak, Harvey was a Category 4 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson…
Typhoon Maria triggered the worst blackout in United States history– here’s how one business endured the failures

Typhoon Maria triggered the worst blackout in United States history– here’s...

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Following is a transcript of the video. These are pasteles Puerto Riqueños. Made from meat and guineo and wrapped in banana leaves, pasteles are typically eaten during the holidays. For three generations, Tere Foods in Isabela, Puerto Rico has specialized in making pasteles. But in September 2017, just as Tere Foods had finishing preparing inventory…
Fulfill the Typhoon Hunters– the pilots and researchers who fly into cyclones like Dorian to collect information for forecasters

Fulfill the Typhoon Hunters– the pilots and researchers who fly into...

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Meteorologists announced on Thursday that Hurricane Dorian was likely to strengthen to a Category 4 storm by the time it makes landfall along the Florida coast early Monday morning. As the storm continued to churn through the Caribbean on Thursday, where it remained a Category 1 storm for the time being, Floridians began to prepare…
Cyclone Dorian might strike Florida as a Classification 4 storm. Here are the 14 essential methods to get ready for a cyclone.

Cyclone Dorian might strike Florida as a Classification 4 storm. Here...

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Hurricane Dorian is building strength on its way to the Bahamas and Florida. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) expects the storm to hit Florida as at least a Category 3 hurricane. Wind speeds could even reach 130 mph, which would make Dorian a Category 4. The storm may also dump up to 12 inches of…
Cyclone Dorian is approaching Puerto Rico and Florida. Here’s why storms are getting more powerful, slower, and wetter.

Cyclone Dorian is approaching Puerto Rico and Florida. Here’s why storms...

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Hurricane Dorian is hitting the US Virgin Islands as a Category 1 storm and approaching Puerto Rico. It could hit Florida as a major hurricane on Monday. Dorian threatens to flood Caribbean islands and dump up to 8 inches of rain along parts of the southeastern coast of the US. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric…
Cyclone Barry is striking Louisiana with heavy rain and 75- miles per hour winds. Here are the 14 crucial methods to get ready for a cyclone.

Cyclone Barry is striking Louisiana with heavy rain and 75- miles...

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Hurricane Barry is moving over Louisiana. The Category 1 storm is expected to bring storm surge, heavy rainfall, and wind hazards to the central Gulf Coast. The National Hurricane Center (NHC) has issued a hurricane warning for the stretch of coast from Grand Isle to Intracoastal City. A storm-surge warning is in effect for the…
Typhoon Barry might breach New Orleans’ river levees. Here’s how the levee system works and just how much it can stand up to.

Typhoon Barry might breach New Orleans’ river levees. Here’s how the...

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Hurricane Barry is over the Louisana coast and is producing winds at 75 MPH, according to the National Hurricane Center. A hurricane warning is in effect for a swath of the Louisiana coast, and forecasts suggest the Mississippi River could crest as high as 19 or 20 feet— the highest level the river has reached…
Cyclone Barry is damaging as it moves over Louisiana, however heavy rain and flooding might still intensify– here are the most recent updates

Cyclone Barry is damaging as it moves over Louisiana, however heavy...

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Hurricane Barry made landfall near Intracoastal City, Louisiana this morning as a Category 1 storm. The storm strengthened as it moved toward land, with sustained wind speeds reaching 75 mph. It has since weakened, however, with maximum wind speeds now hovering around 70 mph. But the winds aren't the biggest threat: Heavy rains battering coastal…
Cyclone Barry is striking Louisiana as the very first cyclone of2019 Here’s why storms are getting more powerful, slower, and wetter.

Cyclone Barry is striking Louisiana as the very first cyclone of2019...

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Hurricane Barry is moving over the coast of Louisiana — the first hurricane of 2019 and only the third time in the last 168 years that such a storm has hit the Gulf region in July. Barry threatens to dump up to 20 inches of rain along coastline, with 25 inches expected in some places.…
Where Is A Cyclone Likely To Kind In June And Why?

Where Is A Cyclone Likely To Kind In June And Why?

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June 1st represents the start of meteorological summer and the Atlantic hurricane season. Interestingly, the past five seasons have included a named system before that date. In May, Subtropical storm Andrea formed in the Atlantic Ocean between the Bahamas and Bermuda. As I write this article, the National Hurricane Season is monitoring a system in the…

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