Latest Tropical Storm Matthew Stories

2010-09-24 18:00:00

An instrument on NASA's Aqua satellite noticed increasing colder cloud top temperatures of tropical depression 15 in the south-central Caribbean just before it strengthened into Tropical Storm Matthew late on Sept. 23.

2008-08-22 12:00:09

Tropical Storm Fay's winds decreased to 45 mph over North Florida midday Friday, but heavy downpours expanded storm warnings as far west as Mississippi.

2008-07-24 09:00:11

Tropical Storm Dolly was gusting through southern Texas on a northwesterly track early Thursday, drenching the area with heavy rains. At 5 a.m., forecasters at the U.S.

2008-07-22 12:00:13

Tropical Storm Dolly's winds were just shy of hurricane status midday Tuesday over the Gulf of Mexico as it approached the U.S.-Mexico border. Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center in Miami said at 11 a.m., Dolly's sustained winds had increased to 70 mph with higher gusts.

2005-07-05 15:16:37

MIAMI (Reuters) - The third tropical storm of the Atlantichurricane season rumbled north through the Gulf of Mexico onTuesday, heading toward the Louisiana coast with high winds andheavy rain.

2005-06-10 15:25:00

Tropical Storm Arlene drenched Cuba and parts of Florida on Friday, gaining strength and speed as its center moved north toward the U.S. Gulf Coast -- a region still recovering from last year's hurricanes. Forecasters said Arlene, the Atlantic hurricane season's first named tropical storm, could become a weak hurricane before hitting the Deep South late Saturday.

Word of the Day
  • In dressmaking, straps running from the belt in front over the shoulders to the belt in the back, with more or less elaboration of trimming and outline. They usually broaden at the shoulder and narrow toward the waist.
The word 'bretelles' comes from a French word meaning 'braces'.