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According to government forecasters, the Atlantic hurricane season is likely to be busy with an above-average number of storms.
MIAMI (Reuters) - The U.S. National Hurricane Center lifted hurricane watches for Florida on Tuesday after the threat from Tropical Storm Ernesto fizzled.
MIAMI (Reuters) - The U.S. National Hurricane Center on Tuesday placed a hurricane watch on a portion of the U.S. East Coast from Georgia to North Carolina, even as Tropical Storm Ernesto failed to strengthen as it approached Florida.
Tropical Storm Epsilon strengthened into a hurricane for the second time in two days on Sunday, perplexing U.S. hurricane researchers who had expected it to steadily weaken over cool Atlantic waters.
MIAMI (Reuters) - Hurricane Epsilon, the 14th hurricane of a record-breaking Atlantic storm season, defied expectations it would weaken over cool Atlantic waters and strengthened on Saturday as it churned slowly eastward. Epsilon's maximum sustained winds reached 80 mph (130 kph) by 4 p.m.
Hurricane Epsilon, the 14th hurricane of a record-breaking Atlantic storm season, defied expectations that it would weaken over cool Atlantic waters on Saturday and continued to churn slowly eastward.
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