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Hurricane Season 2012

Brace Yourself: Hurricane Season Part Two Is On Its Way

Posted 10.19.2012 | Green

Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet Staff Writer: While the 2012 Atlantic hurricane season is winding down, experts expect another hurricane or two befo...

Hurricane Paul Rapidly Gains Strength

AP | IGNACIO MARTINEZ | Posted 12.15.2012 | World

LOS CABOS, Mexico — Hurricane Paul has weakened to a Category 2 storm in the eastern Pacific but is still swirling near Mexico's western coast. ...

Tropical Storm Rafael Heads Toward Bermuda

AP | Posted 12.14.2012 | World

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands — The outer bands of Tropical Storm Rafael drenched the Caribbean's Northern Leeward Islands on Sunday as ...

Hurricane Miriam Downgraded To Tropical Storm

AP | Posted 11.26.2012 | World

MIAMI — U.S. forecasters say Tropical Storm Miriam is fast weakening off Mexico's Baja California peninsula. The National Hurricane Center in M...

We're In The Cone!

Posted 08.22.2012 | Miami

Uh-oh, Florida! As forecasters predict Tropical Storm Isaac will become a hurricane by Thursday, the westward-moving system's 5-day forecast cone s...

UPDATE: Tropical Storm Isaac Forms

Posted 10.21.2012 | Miami

Keep an eye on this one, Miami! A tropical depression headed for the Caribbean is expected to become a tropical storm later Tuesday, and advance fo...

Even Worse Outlook For Looming Storms Than Expected

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 10.09.2012 | Green

MIAMI — The Atlantic hurricane season got off to an early start and will likely stay busy, producing a few more storms than originally predicted...

Hurricane Emilia Strengthens

AP | Posted 07.10.2012 | World

MIAMI -- Hurricane Emilia is moving over the open Pacific as a powerful Category 4 storm but remains far from land. The hurricane's maximum sustained...

Hurricane Season Picks Up Speed With Tropical Storm Chris

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2012 | Green

CFTC OFFICIAL SAYS BARCLAYS SETTLEMENT IS LARGEST CIVIL MONETARY PENALTY EVER IMPOSED BY THE CFTC...

2012 Hurricane Forecast Raised

Reuters | Posted 08.01.2012 | Green

* Team expects five hurricanes, two becoming 'major' * Fewer storms than average expected this year (Adds detail, quotes) ...

Homeland Security Secretary Urges Hurricane Plan

AP | Posted 08.01.2012 | Green

MIAMI -- U.S. Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano wants to make sure Americans are prepared for the start of the Atlantic hurri...

Storm Threatens Southeastern Coast

Reuters | Posted 07.27.2012 | Green

* Storm near hurricane strength, landfall seen late Sunday * Beryl threatens heavy rains, possible flooding * Dangerous ...

Forecasters Predict 9-15 Tropical Storms For This Season

AP | JENNIFER KAY | Posted 07.24.2012 | Green

MIAMI (AP) — U.S. forecasters predicted Thursday that this year's Atlantic hurricane season would produce a normal number of about nine to 15 tropic...

Tropical Storm Alberto's Expected Path

AP | Posted 07.21.2012 | Miami

MIAMI — Alberto has weakened to a tropical depression as it spins off the coast of the Carolinas. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami s...