Tuesday, July 6, 2021
Friday, July 2, 2021
First Atlantic Hurricane of 2021 Threatens Caribbean
By Jeff Kearns (Bloomberg) — Elsa, the first hurricane of the 2021 Atlantic storm season, is bearing down on the Caribbean as extreme weather continues to batter the Northern Hemisphere. Hurricane...
Monday, November 16, 2020
Cat 5 Hurricane Iota Threatens to Devastate Central America
By Gustavo Palencia and Ismael Lopez TEGUCIGALPA, Nov 16 (Reuters) – Iota exploded into a catastrophic Category 5 hurricane bearing down on remote Central American coastal provinces on Monday, with the...
Friday, November 13, 2020
Iota Becomes 30th Named Storm in 2020’s Historic Hurricane Season
By Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) –A system swirling across the central Caribbean has been named Tropical Storm Iota as it heads toward hurricane-ravaged Central America. Iota is forecast to reach...
Monday, October 26, 2020
Oil Producers Shut-In as Hurricane Zeta Barrels Toward Gulf Coast
By Erwin Seba HOUSTON, Oct 26 (Reuters) – Oil producers on Monday shut offshore production and pulled workers off platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as the 27th named...
Offshore Workers Flee as Zeta Heads Toward Gulf of Mexico Rigs
By Erwin Seba HOUSTON, Oct 26 (Reuters) – Oil producers on Monday were evacuating offshore production platforms in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as the 27th named storm of the...
Monday, October 5, 2020
Wednesday, August 26, 2020
Extremely Dangerous Hurricane Laura Races Toward Heart of U.S. Oil Industry
By Erwin Seba HOUSTON, Aug 26 (Reuters) – Laura intensified into a strong Category 4 hurricane on Wednesday as it raced over evacuated oil production platforms in the U.S. Gulf...
Tuesday, August 25, 2020
Hurricane Laura Poses Biggest Threat to U.S. Energy Since Katrina
By Erwin Seba HOUSTON, Aug 25 (Reuters) – The U.S. energy industry on Tuesday was preparing for a major hurricane strike, cutting crude production at a rate approaching the level...
Monday, August 24, 2020
Oil, Natural Gas and LNG Threatened by Strengthening Storm Laura
By Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) –Tropical Storm Laura is poised to become a hurricane before making landfall Thursday, posing a threat to oil and gas infrastructure on the Gulf Coast. A...
Tuesday, July 7, 2020
Forecasters Raise Atlantic Hurricane Outlook to 20 Named Storms
By Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) –After a frenzied start, the Atlantic hurricane season could turn out to be the most active since 2005, when a record 28 storms formed. Colorado...
Monday, June 8, 2020
U.S. Gulf of Mexico Energy Production to Resume After Storm Passes
HOUSTON, June 8 (Reuters) – Energy companies on Monday began preparations to resume oil and gas production in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, a day after Tropical Storm Cristobal blew...
Sunday, June 7, 2020
Thursday, June 4, 2020
Energy Industry Faces Hurricane Challenges Amid Pandemic
By Erwin Seba HOUSTON, June 4 (Reuters) – As oil and gas companies began shutting offshore production before the first tropical storm of the season in the U.S. Gulf of...
Tuesday, June 2, 2020
U.S. Gulf Put on Notice as Tropical Storm Cristobal Gains Strength
By Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) –Tropical Storm Cristobal, now gaining strength in the southern Gulf of Mexico, could grow into a hurricane as it moves toward the Texas and Louisiana...
Tuesday, April 21, 2020
Warmest Oceans on Record Adds to Hurricanes, Wildfires Risks
By Brian K. Sullivan (Bloomberg) — The world’s seas are simmering, with record high temperatures spurring worry among forecasters that the global warming effect may generate a chaotic year of extreme...
Saturday, September 14, 2019
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 chain, parts of which were devastated...
Tuesday, September 3, 2019
Hurricane Dorian Inches Towards Florida After Pummeling Bahamas
By Dante Carrer MARSH HARBOUR, Bahamas, Sept 3 (Reuters) – Slow-moving hurricane Dorian pounded Grand Bahama Island on Tuesday and was forecast to come “dangerously close” to Florida’s coast by...
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