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4 hrs ago | Tampa Bay Newspapers

Hurricane Edouard stays over open water

Hurricane Edouard moves northwest in the eastern Atlantic Sunday afternoon. The National Hurricane Center predicts that it will become the season's first major storm Monday night or Tuesday.

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8 hrs ago | NBC2 News

Tropical Storm Edouard upgraded to a hurricane

Tropical Storm Edouard has been upgraded to a hurricane by the National Hurricane Center with winds of 80 mph. The fourth hurricane in the Atlantic Basin was moved from a tropical storm status Sunday morning.

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12 hrs ago | Yahoo!

Philippines braces for impact of powerful typhoon

Philippine communities on Sunday prepared for flashfloods, landslides and possible storm surges as Typhoon Kalmaegi rushed towards the country, bearing powerful winds and heavy rains, authorities said. The typhoon, with maximum winds of 160 kilometres per hour, is expected to hit the northeastern side of the main island of Luzon around sundown with residents prepared for the worst, government agencies said.

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16 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

Powerful Hurricane Odile lashes Mexico

Hurricane Odile strengthened to a powerful category three storm on Sunday , dumping heavy rains and triggering huge waves as it swirled off Mexico's Pacific Coast. Hurricane Norbert approaches Mexico on Sep 5, 2014, Hurricane Odile is the second major hurricane to hit the Pacific coast of Mexico in recent weeks.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Hurricane Odile, Weather, Hurricane Norbert, World News, Mexico

Sat Sep 13, 2014

The News-Press

Why experts think this hurricane season won't be so bad

One of the leading hurricane authorities in the world is predicting a quiet end to an already-quiet hurricane season, giving Florida a 37 percent chance of being hit by a hurricane through the rest of the year.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Florida, Colorado State University, Weather, Hurricane Arthur

KBMT

Bridge City residents remember Hurricane Ike

The eye of Hurricane Ike made landfall September 13, 2008, devastating much of the Gulf Coast. Bridge City took a beating and six years later residents vividly remember how they're lives changed that fall.

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WDSU-TV New Orleans

City leaders remind residents to remain vigilant; hurricane season still issue

If you haven't done so already, forecasters say now is a good time to prepare for hurricanes just in case. It's the height of hurricane season, and various systems are developing in the Gulf of Mexico and the Atlantic Ocean.

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Prince George Citizen

Hurricane Odile slowly intensifying along Mexico's southern Pacific coast

The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Odile's maximum sustained winds had increased to 80 by late Saturday morning. Its centre was about 505 miles south-southeast of the southern tip of Baja California and moving to the northwest at 6 mph .

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WECT-TV Wilmington

First Alert Forecast: Flood watch in effect until 6 a.m. Sunday

Ahead of a slow moving front we will see scattered to numerous slow-moving heavy thunderstorms through Saturday. As the front stalls near or just south of the area early next week we will see more clouds and unsettled weather.

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WECT-TV Wilmington

Hurricane Diana makes landfall in New Hanover County 30 years ago

When it seemed like Diana was making a turn out to sea, it looped back around making landfall just offshore from Wilmington. The category two storm did finally leave, but not for another 12 hours after making landfall and after dumping about 14 inches of rain.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, New Hanover County, NC, Wilmington, NC, Weather, Oak Island, NC

Fri Sep 12, 2014

National Hurricane Center

Tropical Storm EDOUARD Wind Speed Probabilities Number 7

Z INDICATES COORDINATED UNIVERSAL TIME ATLANTIC STANDARD TIME ...SUBTRACT 4 HOURS FROM Z TIME EASTERN DAYLIGHT TIME ...SUBTRACT 4 HOURS FROM Z TIME CENTRAL DAYLIGHT TIME ...SUBTRACT 5 HOURS FROM Z TIME WIND SPEED PROBABILITY TABLE FOR SPECIFIC LOCATIONS CHANCES OF SUSTAINED WIND SPEEDS OF AT LEAST ...34 KT ... ...50 KT ... ...64 KT ... FOR LOCATIONS AND TIME PERIODS DURING THE NEXT 5 DAYS PROBABILITIES FOR LOCATIONS ARE GIVEN AS OP WHERE OP IS THE PROBABILITY OF THE EVENT BEGINNING DURING AN INDIVIDUAL TIME PERIOD IS THE PROBABILITY OF THE EVENT OCCURRING BETWEEN 00Z SAT AND THE FORECAST HOUR PROBABILITIES ARE GIVEN IN PERCENT X INDICATES PROBABILITIES LESS THAN 1 PERCENT PROBABILITIES FOR 34 KT AND 50 KT ARE SHOWN AT A GIVEN LOCATION WHEN THE 5-DAY CUMULATIVE PROBABILITY IS AT LEAST 3 PERCENT.

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News 4 Jax

Are gas stations ready for next hurricane?

It's been 10 years since a six-week assault on the state from four hurricanes which caused problems with the ability for Floridians to get gas at fuel stations. The state vowed to make sure it wouldn't happen again, but was the promise kept as Florida moves into peak hurricane season? The state's Department of Agriculture said every gas station is inspected every year and complaints about non-compliance are investigated immediately.

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WYLD-FM

Gulf Coast Residents Urged To Monitor Tropical Disturbance

The National Hurricane Center is urging residents along the Gulf Coast to pay attention this weekend to reports on the low pressure system moving into the Gulf of Mexico from Florida. Hurricane Center spokesman Dennis Feltgen says since the system is expected to be in the Gulf this weekend, forecasters are keeping close watch and residents should, too.

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Asbury Park Press

Hurricane Donna: major flooding, damage in NJ

Hurricane Donna: major flooding, damage in NJ Remember the major coastal flooding and damage caused by the December 1992 nor'easter? Check out this story on app.com: http://on.app.com/1rZDyI9 In the annals of tidal flooding at Sandy Hook, Hurricane Donna tied the nor'easter for second place behind superstorm Sandy, according to the National Weather ... (more)

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AccuWeather.com

Hurricane Iniki Anniversary: Storm Devastated Hawaii, Disrupted Filming of Jurassic Park

On Sept. 11, 1992, the strongest and most destructive hurricane to hit the Hawaiian Islands made landfall on the island of Kauai.

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Insurance Journal West

Turbulent Pacific Hurricane Season Contrasts with Calm Atlantic

For all the Atlantic Ocean's composure this hurricane season, the eastern Pacific is turbulent after already producing its 15th storm. Tropical Storm Odile formed southwest of Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico, yesterday, almost a full month before its 15th storm formed last year.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, World News, Mexico, Ann Arbor, MI

Thu Sep 11, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Tropical Storm Odile meanders off southern Mexico

Tropical Storm Odile meandered off Mexico's southern Pacific coast late Thursday, keeping out to sea but expected to gain strength over the coming day and possibly become a hurricane. The U.S. National Hurricane center said Odile had maximum sustained winds near 60 mph .

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Windsor Beacon

Floods, snow hit central U.S.

Other than the occasional hurricane, September weather tends to be rather benign. But that's not the case Thursday as another flood swamps a big city and heavy snow whitens the northern Plains.

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The Jersey Journal

Clownfest Returns to Seaside Heights

Clown Marian Caruso, East Meadow, NY, aka "Annabel" tries on clown shoes. Clownfest has returned to the boardwalk in Seaside Heights, NJ, ater a year away because of the damage in Seaside from Hurricane Sandy.

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News Max

Florida's New Insurance Sector May Be 'Accident Waiting to Happen'

As Florida seeks to revive its private home insurance market after almost a decade without a hurricane, homeowners are pouring $6 billion a year in premiums into a new generation of small, in-state insurance companies with an unproven record of withstanding a major hurricane. A consumer-oriented rating agency, Weiss Ratings, recently awarded the companies a median grade of C-minus, and even without a major storm to drive up claims, 11 of them have already failed in Florida since 2006, according to state records.

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