Latest Hurricane Paloma Stories
Low pressure System 96E developed quickly over the weekend of Oct. 19 and 20 and by Oct. 21 had grown into Hurricane Raymond.
NASA is providing data from three satellites to give forecasters valuable information on newly strengthened Tropical Storm Nicole.
Hurricane Alex is generating some very heavy rainfall, and the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission satellite known as TRMM has been calculating it from its orbit in space.
NASA scientists using satellite data say they've produced a downloadable video outlining last year's Atlantic tropical depressions, storms and hurricanes. Thanks to NASA technology and satellite data coupled with data from a National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration-operated satellite, you can see the tracks of storms from Arthur to Paloma from birth to death, NASA said in a statement. There were 17 tropical cyclones during the 2008 Atlantic hurricane season, which includes the North...
Experts say the 2008 Atlantic hurricane season may be best remembered as one of the worst in Cuba's history.
The Ritz-Carlton, Grand Cayman is open for business as usual following Hurricane Paloma, reported John Dravinski, general manager for the resort. The hotel incurred no damage and is fully operational.
A hurricane warning was posted Friday for the Cayman Islands as Hurricane Paloma strengthened and moved northward in the Caribbean. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said Paloma was a Category 1 storm with sustained winds of 80 mph at 4 a.m.
By Ben Winslow Deseret News From a hotel in Clear Lake, Texas, Jana Sweeny described the damage from Hurricane Ike. "The lobby roof has caved in. Many of the doors were blown off. There's shattered glass everywhere," she said.
By The Associated Press HAVANA (AP) - Hurricane Ike roared across Cuba west of the densely populated capital's aging buildings Tuesday after tearing down the length of the island nation, ravaging homes, killing at least four people and forcing 1.2 million to evacuate.Residents in Texas and northern Mexico braced for a weekend hit from Ike, which already has killed at least 80 people in the Caribbean.Winds howled and heavy rains fell across Havana, where streets were empty.
Hurricane Ike, with winds of about 80 mph, visited Cuba for a second time Tuesday, making landfall in Pinar del Rio province, Miami forecasters said. The Category 1 storm brought the western portion of the island nation damaging winds, rain and a flooding storm surge, AccuWeather.com reported.
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