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Hurricane Amanda Grows Strong, Then Quickly Weakens

Hurricane Amanda Grows Strong, Then Quickly Weakens

By Zach Walton May 26, 2014

Hurricane Amanda broke records over the weekend and briefly caused concern. Now it appears that the storm will pose little threat to anybody. The Weather Channel reports that Hurricane Amanda quickly became the strongest eastern Pacific hurricane for the month …

Super Typhoon Yolanda Hits Philippines Super Typhoon Yolanda Hits Philippines

The Philippines has been hit by  powerful pacific storm, Haiyan, which is classified as a super typhoon. The typhoon brought sustained winds that were measured at more than 195 miles per hour before making landfall. The storm sustained one minute …

Tropical Storm Sonia Headed For Mexico Tropical Storm Sonia Headed For Mexico

Tropical Storm Sonia, named Saturday, is expected to hit mainland Mexico by early Monday. Sonia is currently about 205 miles south of Los Cabos, at the edge of California’s Baja Peninsula. The storm is traveling north at 14 miles per …

Hurricane Raymond is Now a Category 3 Storm Hurricane Raymond is Now a Category 3 Storm

Many areas on the Pacific coast of Mexico are still recovering from hurricane-related damage and flooding from last month, and it looks like more trouble is on the way as Hurricane Raymond continues to strengthen. Hurricane Raymond rapidly progressed to …

Tropical Storm Karen Losing Steam Tropical Storm Karen Losing Steam

Good news for Gulf Coast residents. Tropical Storm Karen has weakened and according to The National Hurricane Center Karen’s maximum sustained winds have dropped to 40 mph, diminishing its potential impact to the region. The center reported on Saturday afternoon that the …

The 'Yankee Clipper' Hurricane of 1938 Remembered The 'Yankee Clipper' Hurricane of 1938 Remembered

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Today marks the 75th anniversary of the New England Hurricane of 1938, which was also called the “Great New England Hurricane,” the “Yankee Clipper” and the “Long Island Express.” It was the first major hurricane to hit New England since …

Acapulco Flooding: Thousands to be Evacuated Acapulco Flooding: Thousands to be Evacuated

Dozens of people have lost their lives in Mexico after a tropical storm and hurricane ravaged the country back-to-back, and now rescue efforts are underway to help those who have been affected by flooding. Thousands of tourists and residents left …

Tropical Storm Ingrid Upgraded to Hurricane Watch Tropical Storm Ingrid Upgraded to Hurricane Watch

Either side of Mexico’s coast is being battered by weeks of bad weather causing landslides, flooding, bridge collapses and multiple deaths. Tropical Storm Ingrid threatens even more damage as it forms about 60 miles off the coast and as of …

Tropical Storm Humberto May Become A Hurricane Tropical Storm Humberto May Become A Hurricane

The Atlantic’s first hurricane of the 2013 season may be forming right now. Currently classified as Tropical Storm Humberto, this powerful storm system may see winds reaching as high as 74 miles per hour as soon as Tuesday. According to …

Tropical Storm Kiko: Last Advisory Issued

As of Monday, 2pm (Pacific), once labeled Tropical Storm Kiko had been demoted to Post-Tropical Cyclone Kiko by the National Weather Service, National Hurricane Center, located in Miami, Florida. The advisory stated: “Kiko becomes a remnant low… This is the …

Henriette & Gil: Storms near Hawaiian archipelago
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Tropical Storm Henriette graduated to hurricane status this morning, and is actively heading westward through the central Pacific Ocean. Weather.com is currently tracking the development of the storm. At last update, the storm was heading west-northwest at approximately 10 mph, …

Tropical Storm Flossie Headed Towards Hawaii
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Tropical Storm Flossie is moving toward Hawaii and it should continue on that path for the next week. Flossie was classified as a tropical storm not long after taking shape early on Thursday morning. It is expected that Flossie will …

Tropical Storm Dorian Moves Toward Puerto Rico
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The U.S. National Weather Service (NWS) this week has named a tropical depression that formed over the eastern Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday morning. Tropical storm Dorian is now moving west-northwest in the direction of Puerto Rico, the Bahamas, Cuba and …

Tropical Storm Cosme Gaining Strength

Tropical storm Cosme is reportedly gaining strength in the Pacific, where it is being declared a hurricane. The storm is expected to show its full force today and weaken a bit each day throughout the week. Heavy winds could reach …

Google Expands Public Alerts to Japan Google Expands Public Alerts to Japan

Google has expanded its new public alert program to Japan, a country that is still feeling the effects of a massive hurricane and tsunami that hit two years ago. Google Public Alerts, first launched in the U.S. following hurricane Sandy, …

Weather Channel on YouTube Streaming Coverage

Hurricane Sandy, the “superstorm” of 2012 hit the East coast of the U.S. yesterday, causing flooding and power outages in highly populated areas such as New York City. The storm is still sitting over the Northeast U.S., dropping rain and …

New Orleans Levees Hold Fast Against Hurricane Isaac

Tropical storm Isaac was upgraded to Hurricane Isaac just in time to hit the coasts of Louisiana and Mississippi. The Associated Press (AP) is reporting that although water rose over a rural levee and flooded some homes, the levees themselves …