U.S. Energy Operations Begin Recovering After Tropical Storm Gordon

HOUSTON, Sept 5 (Reuters) - Energy companies and port operators along the U.S. Gulf Coast took steps on Wednesday to resume operations after Tropical Storm Gordon shut 9 percent of the region's oil and gas output. Coast Guard inspectors flew over ports in Mississippi and Alabama to inspect the facilities, which remained closed to most traffic, Petty Officer 3rd Class … [Read more...]

Storm Gordon Halts Some Energy Production in U.S. Gulf

HOUSTON, Sept 4 (Reuters) - Two more oil producers pulled employees out of Tropical Storm Gordon's path, and oil companies cut 9 percent of U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil and gas production on Tuesday as the storm churned toward an expected nighttime landfall. The storm, which is expected to strengthen into a category 1 hurricane with winds of at least 74 miles per hour (119 km/h), … [Read more...]

Gordon to Make Landfall Along Central Gulf Coast as Hurricane -NWS

Tropical Storm Gordon is expected to make landfall along the north-central Gulf Coast tonight as a hurricane, the NWS National Hurricane Center said Tuesday. In its 10 a.m. CDT update, TS Gordon was centered over the eastern Gulf of Mexico about 145 miles east-southeast of the mouth of the Mississippi River. On the forecast track, the center of Gordon will move across the … [Read more...]