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2 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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7 hrs ago | Suria

Powerful Typhoon Kalmaegi hits northern...

Typhoon Kalmaegi slammed into the northern Philippines on Sunday, causing flash floods and widespread heavy rains as communities braced for landslides and possible storm surges. Tropical Storm Kalmaegi was packing winds of 160 kilometres per hour as it approached the Philippines, meteorologists say The typhoon, packing winds of 160 kilometres per hour, struck the town of Divilacan on the northeastern coast around sundown and moved westward across the main island of Luzon, the National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council said.

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9 hrs ago | Thanh Nein News

Vietnam on alert as typhoon Kalmaegi sweeping into East Sea

Typhoon Kalmaegi is heading towards the East Sea and expected to cause strong wind and rough seas after sweeping through the Philippines, meteorologists have warned. According to Vietnam's National Center for Hydro-meteorological Forecast, the typhoon has strengthened since Saturday and was located at about 120 kilometers east of Luzon Island at 1 p.m. Sunday.

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13 hrs ago | Star-Telegram.com

Stronger Hurricane Odile aims at Mexico's Baja

Rapidly strengthening Hurricane Odile further intensified before dawn Sunday and was swirling over the Pacific as a major storm toward an expected close brush with the southern portion of Mexico's Baja California peninsula by nightfall. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said Odile became a powerful Category 4 hurricane before dawn Sunday.

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17 hrs ago | MindaNews

Sunken ferry update: 3 dead, 110 rescued; undetermined number still missing

Coast Guard authorities here cannot how many passengers were actually on board the ill-fated ship MV Maharlika which sank off Pintuyan town in Southern Leyte Saturday night, September 13. Capt. Joseph Coyme, Deputy District Commander for Nothern Mindanao of the Philippines Coast Guard, said that as of 11 a.m. Sunday, three persons had been confirmed dead while 110 were rescued.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

NBC2 News

Forecast: Scattered storms this afternoon

Scattered thunderstorms are expected this afternoon. Though the region should be rather quiet through the early half of the day, after lunchtime the risk for scattered rain increases.

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Sun-Star

Flood prone villages prepare for - Luis'

Rain and strong winds unleashed in Bantayan as side effects of Typhoon Luis prompted Mayor Ian Christopher Escario to warn fishermen Saturday not to go out to sea. "Sukad adtong Yolanda maminaw na man sila ," said the mayor's executive assistant Marlon Pacana.

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National Hurricane Center

Tropical Storm EDOUARD Forecast Discussion Number 10

The cloud pattern has become more symmetric, and the outflow is fair toward the northwest. The initial intensity has been increased to 50 kt based on Dvorak estimates from TAFB and SAB.

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WDSU-TV New Orleans

NHC tracking 2 systems in Gulf of Mexico, Tropical Storm Eduoard, disturbance near Cape Verde Islands

As of Saturday morning, the NHC was tracking Tropical Storm Eduoard and three systems with chances of tropical cyclone development -- Two of which are in the Gulf of Mexico. The area of low pressure that was over Florida on Friday has now moved into the Gulf of Mexico.

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WDSU-TV New Orleans

Gulf Low Being Monitored; Scattered Rain & Storms

We're tracking the area of low pressure , which was once over Florida and has now moved into the southeastern Gulf of Mexico. The wave has a 20-percent chance of becoming a tropical depression or storm through the weekend.

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Local10.com

NHC: Low pressure system has 30 percent chance of developing into cyclone

SATURDAY AFTERNOON THAT CHANCE FOR SHOWERS AND STORMS. MAX, WE ARE STILL SEEING THIS POTENTIAL FOR UNSETTLED WEATHER EVEN AS THAT AREA OF LOW PRESSURE PULLS AWAY FROM US.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

AlertNet

Tropical storm Kalmaegi is forecast to strike the Philippines as a...

Tropical storm Kalmaegi is forecast to strike the Philippines as a typhoon at about 12:00 GMT on 14 September. Tropical storm Kalmaegi is forecast to strike the Philippines as a typhoon at about 12:00 GMT on 14 September.

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Houston Press

Hurricane Season 2014: Don't Believe the Hype of the Latest Tropical Disturbance

You are likely going to hear quite a bit about a tropical disturbance designated 92L by the National Hurricane Center that is currently dropping a bunch of rain on the Florida peninsula.

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Alabama Live

Tornado research facility at UAH nearing completion; trustees to get sneak peek Monday

HUNTSVILLE, Alabama - No formal grand opening has been announced but the University of Alabama in Huntsville is preparing to unveil a much-anticipated new building on campus. UAH will provide a sneak peak of the SWIRLL building on Monday to members of the UA System Board of Trustees.

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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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Thegatewaynews.com

Three twisters touch in Portage on Wednesday -- one in Streetsboro

Hiram Township, Streetsboro and Sugar Bush Knolls Village all sustained minor damage from small-scale tornadoes between about 5:30 and 6 p.m. Kirk Lombardy, a meteorologist for the NWS in Cleveland, said the first tornado touched down in Sugar Bush Knolls at 5:29 p.m. That twister, rated an EF0 spun at windspeeds of about 85 mph with a base of about 50 yards. It touched down at the intersection of Spell Road and Judson Road and moved nine-tenths of a mile across the Raccoon Hill Golf Course and onto Hudson Road before lifting.

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Insurance Journal West

Tropical Storm Odile in Pacific Threatens Mexico

Odile, with top winds of 50 miles per hour, was 210 miles southwest of Lazaro Cardenas, Mexico, moving west at 2 mph, the National Hurricane Center said in an advisory at 2 a.m. Los Angeles time. The storm is forecast to strengthen in the next 48 hours.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Tampa Bay Newspapers

Tropics a bit more activeTropical Storm Edouard forms in east Atlantic

Tropical Storm Edouard, the fifth named storm of the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season, formed about 11 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 11 in the eastern Atlantic Ocean.

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The San Diego Union-Tribune

Tropical Storm Odile drifts off southern...

This NOAA satellite image taken Thursday, Sept. 11, 2014 at 11:00 AM EDT shows two tropical systems southwest of the Baja Peninsula.

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Cleveland.com

Tornado tears through Portage County, damages homes

A half-dozen homes in Mantua Village in Portage County were damaged Wednesday when a tornado touched down around 5:30 p.m. Workers removed an estimated 30,000-pound tree off Lauren and Randy Weaver's home Thursday morning in the 4000 block of West Prospect Street. Neighbors gathered around their home to watch as workers spent five hours cutting down and chopping up the tree.

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