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Latest Atlantic hurricane season Stories

2013-07-08 23:03:40

With hurricanes wiping out blocks of America and claiming billions of dollars in damage, a Storm Shelter or safe room should be something schools and homes should already have. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) July 08, 2013 Damage from the Storms Hurricanes, mega storms, and other natural disasters put families at mortal risk while endangering their homes and possessions. Hurricane Katrina claimed more than 1200 lives. Super-storm Sandy killed nearly 300. Many of these individuals succumbed to...

Second Tropical Depression Of Atlantic Season Forms
2013-06-18 07:57:15

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Tropical Depression 2 formed in the western Caribbean Sea during the early afternoon hours (Eastern Daylight Time) on June 17. NOAA's GOES-13 satellite captured an image of the storm as it consolidated enough to become a tropical depression while approaching the coast of Belize. NOAA's GOES-13 satellite sits in a fixed orbit and monitors the weather in the eastern half of the continental United States and the Atlantic Ocean. NASA's GOES Project at NASA's...

2013-06-12 23:18:47

With as many as eleven hurricanes predicted this year, preparing homes for the season is imperative for Louisiana residents. Natchitoches, LA (PRWEB) June 12, 2013 Louisiana is no stranger to hurricane season. Although the official start this year was marked by June 1, the threat of a hurricane is a worry residents will not soon forget. With storms such as Isaac, Rita and Katrina being just a few of many that have brought devastation to the state, preparedness is imperative. This year, The...

NASA Sees Andrea's Heavy Rains In Cuba, US East Coast
2013-06-12 15:50:54

NASA/Goddard Space Flight Center Tropical Storm Andrea formed on the late afternoon of June 5th, 2013 from a trough of low pressure that had persisted for several days over the southeast Gulf of Mexico. This trough extended out over the Gulf from the Yucatan Peninsula and provided the focus for the development of showers and thunderstorms in the region, eventually leading to the formation of Tropical Storm Andrea. With its suite of passive microwave and active radar sensors, the...

2013-06-11 23:25:36

According to abcnews.go.com, rainfall from a weakened Andrea, the first named storm of 2013 hurricane season, more than doubled record totals across the Northeast set in the early 1900´s. Water damage expert SI Restoration responded to the unique event by updating their Flood Service information page on their official website, hoping to help and educate those in Andrea´s wake. Mount Laurel, NJ (PRWEB) June 11, 2013 Jake Pearson´s June 8, 2013 report via abcnews.go.com...

2013-06-07 23:01:15

StructureMEDIC, a storm damage team, has announced its assistance to Washington, DC and Maryland homeowners whose homes were damaged by Tropical Storm Andrea. Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) June 07, 2013 Stephen Elliott, Owner of StuctureMEDIC, a storm damage team based in Atlanta, GA, has announced that his team is set to travel wherever they are needed in the coming weeks as homeowners recover from damage caused by the powerful force of Tropical Storm Andrea. Elliott announced on Thursday that his...

2013-06-05 12:25:13

ORLANDO, Fla., June 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's (NOAA) prediction of a busier than normal Atlantic Hurricane Season, experts say now is the time to make window protection a priority. According to a recent Harris Interactive Survey, 80% of those affected by Hurricane Sandy last October do not plan to install hurricane shutters or plywood over their windows this year. "The primary reason homeowners do not buy hurricane...

2013-06-03 23:24:04

Hurricane Season is upon us and All Hands Fire Equipment is releasing important safety tips to help keep families out of harms way in the event of an approaching hurricane. Neptune, NJ (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 Hurricane Season begins on June 1 and ends on November 30. However, tropical storms, hurricanes and cyclones can occur at any time. Experts describe a hurricane as a severe tropical storm with a circular motion that forms in the warm waters of South Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico,...

2013-05-31 23:28:07

allRisk disaster expert Dean Ragone urges residents to prepare for the worst. Somerdale, N.J (PRWEB) May 31, 2013 The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) predicts another active hurricane season for the Atlantic in 2013. Hurricane season begins June 1 and NOAA predicts that 7 to 11 hurricanes could hit the region, with 3 to 6 of those storms being major hurricanes before the season ends on Nov. 1. A major hurricane is defined as a storm with winds of 111 mph or higher. Last...

2013-05-31 16:21:56

NEW YORK, May 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- With hurricane season on its way, here are experts from the ProfNet network that are available to discuss hurricane preparedness and response for consumers and businesses. If you are interested in interviewing any of the experts, please contact them via the contact information at the end of the listing. If you are in need of additional experts, you can also submit a query to the hundreds of thousands of experts in our network. You can filter your...


Latest Atlantic hurricane season Reference Libraries

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 18:43:58

Debbie formed in the warm waters of the Southeast Gulf and slowly moved northward. Debbie got picked up by the trough which was located to the North of it for a time which allowed it to make the initial turn towards Florida. Once it got near Florida, it got stuck in between the trough and ridge that was back to the west causing the storm to stall in one place or become stationary. This occurred just of the coast of Florida which resulted in a huge disaster for the state. Now Debbie has become...

The Post Storm Analysis Of Tropical Storm Beryl
2012-07-10 18:26:09

Tropical Storm Beryl, the second named storm of the Atlantic Hurricane Season 2012, began in advance of the actually start of the season. On the evening of May 25, 2012 Beryl started out as an area of Low pressure off the Southeast Coast with an estimated pressure near 1002mb. Beryl further moved southeastward towards the Florida coast near Jacksonville. Beryl also intensified into a Tropical Storm with winds near 70mph prior to making landfall. In the overnight hours of May 28 just after...

The Loop Ocean Current
2012-07-10 18:20:32

When it comes to learning about the weather it is very important to understand about the oceans. The reason for this is that ocean currents can play a major role on not only weather but also the climate of a region. The current that we are looking at is called the Loop Current. If you look at the image above you can see that it’s situated just off the west coast of Florida and extends into the Gulf of Mexico. The Loop current is a warm current and this creates a warmer surrounding in...

Heavy Rain Batters The Gulf Coast From Louisiana To The Florida Panhandle
2012-07-10 17:50:51

GULF COAST UNITED STATES The weekend of June 8-10, 2012 was one of the wettest weekends in a very long time for this region. Thunderstorms and very heavy rain started in the middle of the afternoon on Friday and continued all the way through Sunday Night. An upper level feature began to slide through Eastern Texas towards the Gulf of Mexico and this interacted with a quasi-stationary front that was situated along the Northern Gulf Coast. The two features acted together to create a very...

Weather Reference Library
2012-05-22 09:33:41

The Hurricane Season starts June 1 for the Atlantic Ocean, however there are times that it may get an early start like here in 2012 were we have our first storm of the season two weeks early. So when does the Atlantic Season run? June 1- November 30 is the best time period for storms to occur.  You can further break these numbers down into regions of the ocean and Gulf of Mexico. For example in the early time period it is common to find storms that form near the coast of Cuba and move...

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