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Wednesday, August 4, 2021
Hurricane Elsa
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NOAA: Conditions Remain for Above-Average Atlantic Hurricane Season

With five named storms on the books already this year, forecasters are continuing to call for an above-average Atlantic hurricane season as conditions remain

August 4, 2021
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Saturday, July 24, 2021
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Heat, Floods, Fires, & New Shipping Lanes: Blame The Jet Stream

By Laura Millan Lombrana (Bloomberg) Devastating floods destroyed towns in Germany and Belgium. A ruthless heatwave broiled the Western U.S. and Canada. Heavy

July 24, 2021
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Friday, June 18, 2021
Potential Tropical Cyclone Three 2021
Offshore

Season’s First Tropical Storm Warnings Issued for Gulf Coast

By Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) — The U.S. Gulf coast is getting its first tropical-storm warnings of the year, stretching from Louisiana to Florida,

June 18, 2021
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Saturday, June 5, 2021
typhoon-goni
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Asia Braces For 20 Cyclones In 2021

By Kanupriya Kapoor (Reuters) – Half of the roughly 20 tropical cyclones expected to form in the western Pacific Ocean through September this year are

June 5, 2021
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Thursday, May 20, 2021
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NOAA Predicts Above-Average Hurricane Season But Chances of 2020 Repeat Not Likely

Forecasters with the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are predicting another active Atlantic hurricane season this year, but the

May 20, 2021
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Thursday, April 8, 2021
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Forecasters Predict Another Above-Average Hurricane Season in 2021

Forecasters are predicting another above-average Atlantic hurricane season in 2021, citing the likely absence of El Niño as a primary factor, according to new

April 8, 2021
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Monday, March 15, 2021
NWS marine weather buoy
Shipping

Flood Knocks U.S. Buoy Data Offline

A flood at the U.S. National Weather Service’s headquarters in Silver Spring, Maryland has knocked out power to servers processing NOAA’s marine

March 15, 2021
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Saturday, October 31, 2020
typhoon-goni
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Philippines Evacuates 1 Million As Super Typhoon Goni Approaches

By Neil Jerome Morales  (Reuters) – Officials have evacuated almost a million residents in the southern part of the Philippines’ main island of

October 31, 2020
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Wednesday, October 28, 2020
NOAA Hurricane Zeta Wind Speed Probabilities
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Zeta Set to Become Category 2 Hurricane Before Gulf Of Mexico Landfall

By Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) — Zeta is forecast to strengthen to a Category 2 hurricane before making landfall in southeastern Louisiana on

October 28, 2020
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Saturday, September 14, 2019
Tropical Storm Humberto Map
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Humberto Expected to Turn Away From U.S. After Strike in Bahamas

by Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) –The Bahamas are enduring another day of heavy rain and gusting winds as Tropical Storm Humberto moves through the

September 14, 2019
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Friday, August 31, 2018
Gulf Of Mexico Hurricane
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What Are The The Top 5 Deadliest Hurricanes On Record?

by Ava Meyer (Reuters) – Puerto Rico has raised the official death toll from Hurricane Maria to nearly 3,000 following a study ordered by the governor of

August 31, 2018
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Wednesday, November 8, 2017
Ports

High Water Halts Paducah Shipping

by Karl Plume (Reuters) – The lower Ohio River was closed to navigation on Tuesday at locks and dam 52 in Paducah, Kentucky, due to rising

November 8, 2017
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Monday, October 23, 2017
japan-typhoon-ocean-storm
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Typhoon Lan Heads Out To Sea, Three Dead In Japan

by Elaine Lies (Reuters) A rapidly weakening typhoon Lan made landfall in Japan on Monday, setting off landslides and flooding that prompted evacuation orders

October 23, 2017
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Sunday, October 8, 2017
Hurricane Nate Marine Chart NOAA
Weather

Tropical Storm Nate’s Winds Rapidly Weaken Over Alabama

By Rod Nickel (Reuters) – Tropical Storm Nate rapidly weakened as it moved over Alabama on Sunday, although the fast-moving former hurricane rattled the

October 8, 2017
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Sunday, September 17, 2017
Weather

Caribbean Islands Threatened By Hurricane Maria

Update: Hurricane Maria has been upgraded to a Category 2 hurricane with maximum sustained winds of 120 m.p.h. as it sets its aim for Puerto Rico. For the

September 17, 2017
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Saturday, September 16, 2017
Hurricane Jose Map
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Hurricane Jose May Threaten New York

By Emma Ockerman (Bloomberg) Hurricane Jose may threaten New York City and other areas of the East Coast by next week, according to the National Hurricane

September 16, 2017
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Tuesday, September 5, 2017
Cruise Ship Window In Rain
Finance

Cruise Stocks Sink Ahead Of Irma

By Christopher Palmeri (Bloomberg) Carnival, Royal Caribbean, and Norwegian Cruise Line all tumbled in Tuesday trading as Hurricane Irma threatened to do to

September 5, 2017
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Friday, April 21, 2017
Hurricane Claudette Seen From Space
Weather

A Rare Named Storm In April Is Just The Latest Ocean Weather Oddity of 2017

by Brian K Sullivan (Bloomberg) In a year of weather oddities, the Atlantic has produced one of its own: the short-lived Tropical Storm Arlene. With top

April 21, 2017
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Wednesday, April 19, 2017
Hurricane Claudette Seen From Space
Weather

CSU Confirms Below Average Hurricane Season In 2017

Colorado State University hurricane researchers are predicting a slightly below-average Atlantic hurricane season in 2017, citing the potential development of

April 19, 2017
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Tuesday, April 4, 2017
NOAA

Are Ship Weather Observations Still Valuable In The Era Of Satellites?

by: Horst von Bargen (Deutscher Wetterdienst) Meteorological satellites (geostationary at an altitude of about 36.000 km and sun-synchronous at a height of

April 4, 2017
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