Latest Tropical Storm Edouard Stories
By Jon Miltimore, The News Herald, Panama City, Fla. Aug. 4--PANAMA CITY BEACH -- Two tourists died Sunday after they were pulled from the Gulf of Mexico's turbulent waters, police said. James D. Powell, 60, was pulled from the gulf about 9:40 a.m. near the 13000 block of Oleander Drive.
The Associated Press NEW ORLEANS Tropical Storm Edouard formed in the Gulf of Mexico on Sunday, and forecasters expected it to bring high winds and several inches of rain to the coasts of western Louisiana and eastern Texas.
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- The National Hurricane Center has issued a hurricane watch for the coast of western Louisiana and eastern Texas.
The center of Tropical Storm Bertha passed Bermuda Monday afternoon, moving to the north with 65 mph winds that were lashing rain, U.S. forecasters said. At 2 p.m., Bertha was moving north near 7 mph and was centered about 40 miles east-northeast of the island, the U.S.
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