All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘National Hurricane Center’

Tropical Storm Amanda Turns Into Hurricane Amanda, Kicks Off 2014 Hurricane Season

Tropical Storm Amanda is now officially Hurricane Amanda, the first hurricane of the 2014 pacific season. The National Hurricane Center released this bulletin giving the latest updates of Amanda: AT 800 AM PDT…1500 UTC…THE EYE OF HURRICANE AMANDA WAS LOCATED NEAR LATITUDE 11.4 NORTH…LONGITUDE 109.9 WEST. AMANDA IS MOVING TOWARD THE WEST-NORTHWEST NEAR 5 MPH…7 KM/H. A TURN TOWARD THE …

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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 hour. According the the National Hurricane Center in Miami, Sonia’s maximum sustained winds are reaching 45 mph, and she is …

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Tropical Storm Octave Off Baja Coast

Tropical Storm Octave gained power Sunday as it rotated south of Mexico’s Baja California peninsula. The storm is expected to fluctuate in strength through to Monday before weakening. No hazards to land are anticipated, according to Miami’s National Hurricane Center. No coastal watches or warnings have been issued though the NHC warns those in the southern portion of Baja to …

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Mexico Flooding: Ingrid Upgraded to Hurricane

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 the latest from the National Hurricane Center, the Mexican government has changed Ingrid alerts to a hurricane watch. Forecasts put …

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Tropical Storm Andrea Heads Toward Florida

On Wednesday, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) upgraded Andrea from a tropical disturbance to a tropical storm. The storm has been building recently in the Gulf of Mexico, and is now the first named storm of the 2013 hurricane season. A tropical storm warning is now under effect for the west coast of Florida, and particularly the Tampa Bay Area. …

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