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Remembering Hurricane Agnes

Carol A Miele | Posted 11.29.2015 | Miami
Carol A Miele

In June of 1972, I went on a trip to Miami Beach with my close friend Yvonne, her brother John, his wife Regina, and their young daughter Denise. We booked adjoining rooms at a motel for the week. We planned to drive mid-week to Orlando for our first visit to Disneyworld.

Weakened Hurricane Patricia Spares Mexican Cities, Hits Remote Areas

Reuters | Mehreen Kasana | Posted 10.24.2015 | Green

CHAMELA, Mexico, Oct 24 (Reuters) - Hurricane Patricia caused less damage than feared on Mexico's Pacific coast on Saturday, but hammered an isolated...

Tropical Storm Erika Heads Toward The Eastern Caribbean

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 08.25.2015 | Green

UPDATE: National Hurricane Center forecast projects Erika as a hurricane later this weekend:

Tropical Storm Danny Takes Shape In The Atlantic

Reuters | Kelly Chen | Posted 08.18.2015 | Green

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Typhoon Soudelor Slams Into Taiwan, Hundreds Evacuate

Reuters | Alexandra Ma | Posted 08.07.2015 | World

Typhoon Soudelor made landfall in Taiwan near the city of Hualien early on Saturday morning local time, CNN reports.   Taiwan evacuate...

'State Of Disaster' Declared After Typhoon Soudelor Slams Saipan

The Huffington Post | Carla Herreria | Posted 08.03.2015 | World

Saipan endured severe damage after Typhoon Soudelor passed through the island late Sunday night with maximum sustained winds of 105 miles per hour&nbs...

Tropical Storm Lumbers Off Coast Of Carolinas

Associated Press | Posted 05.10.2015 | Green

NORTH MYRTLE BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Tropical Storm Ana weakened slightly as it lumbered just off the coast of South Carolina, sending pounding surf cras...

Hurricane Ana Dumped A Lot Of Rain On Hawaii

AP | JENNIFER SINCO KELLEHER and P. SOLOMON BANDA | Posted 12.19.2014 | Green

HONOLULU (AP) — A Pacific tempest packing hurricane-force winds brushed Hawaii over the weekend with heavy rain, high surf and strong winds, but the...

Tropical Storm Ana Churns Toward Hawaii

AP | By AUDREY McAVOY and CATHY BUSSEWITZ | Posted 12.17.2014 | Green

KAILUA-KONA, Hawaii (AP) — The powerful Pacific storm churning toward Hawaii became a hurricane but remained far enough away from the islands to all...

Tropical Storm Sonia Downgraded To Depression

AP | Posted 11.04.2013 | World

MEXICO CITY -- MEXICO CITY (AP) — The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Monday that Tropical Storm Sonia has been downgraded to a tropical depress...

Tropical Storm Raymond Forms In Pacific Off Mexico

AP | Posted 10.20.2013 | World

MIAMI -- MIAMI (AP) — The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Raymond is churning in the Pacific off southern Mexico. The Miami fore...

Tropical Storm Karen Threatens Southeastern States

AP | KEVIN McGILL and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Posted 12.03.2013 | Green

MIAMI — MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Karen has formed in the Gulf of Mexico, and a hurricane watch is in effect along the Gulf Coast from Louis...

Tropical Storm Kiko Nears Hurricane Strength

AP | Posted 11.01.2013 | World

MIAMI — Tropical Storm Kiko (KEE'-koh) is swirling in the eastern Pacific, but forecasters say the system is expected to weaken. The U.S. Natio...

Tropical Storm Juliette Rocks Baja California

AP | Posted 10.29.2013 | World

CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico — Tropical Storm Juliette bore down on Cabo San Lucas late Wednesday, prompting authorities to issue warnings for the coa...

Blue Skies Ahead: Tropical Storm Fernand Expected To Weaken

AP | Posted 10.26.2013 | World

VERACRUZ, Mexico — Landslides triggered by torrential rains dumped by the remnants of Tropical Storm Fernand killed at least 13 people in Veracr...

Tropical Storm Trami Wreaks Havoc In Taiwan

AP | Posted 08.21.2013 | World

TAIPEI, Taiwan -- Severe Tropical Storm Trami struck Wednesday in heavily populated northern Taiwan, prompting schools and offices to close down as he...

Tropical Storm Gil Falling Apart Quickly In Pacific

AP | Posted 10.04.2013 | World

MIAMI — Far out in the Pacific, Gil has weakened to a tropical depression while another system strengthened to a tropical storm. The National H...

How 'Brown Oceans' Fuel Hurricanes

Posted 07.18.2013 | Green

By Marc Lallanilla, LiveScience Assistant Editor: Hurricanes and tropical storms typically gather strength while moving over warm oceans, where the...

Tropical Storm Dalila Forms In Pacific Off Mexico

AP | Posted 08.30.2013 | World

MIAMI — Tropical Storm Dalila is churning across the Pacific off southwest Mexico, and authorities have issued a tropical storm warning for a la...

TS Barry Bears Down On Mexico

AP | MIGUEL ANGEL HERNANDEZ | Posted 08.20.2013 | World

VERACRUZ, Mexico — Tropical Storm Barry weakened to a depression after hitting Mexico's Gulf Coast on Thursday and forcing the evacuation of fou...

Hard Evidence of Sandy's Destruction

Philip Radford | Posted 01.20.2013 | Green
Philip Radford

A message written in debris from Hurricane Sandy reads "Global Warming is Here" on the beach in a devastated area of New York. Photo by Greenpeace ...

Grim Storm Eyes The East Coast

Posted 10.23.2012 | Green

From Climate Central's Andrew Freedman: A swirl of thunderstorms in the Caribbean, which is a notorious breeding ground for October hurricanes, is ...

Rafael Swoops Over Eastern Caribbean

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.13.2012 | World

CHARLOTTE AMALIE, U.S. Virgin Islands — Tropical Storm Rafael lashed the eastern Caribbean Saturday with heavy rains that are expected to unleas...

Tropical Storm Olivia Lingers In Pacific

AP | Posted 10.08.2012 | World

MIAMI -- Forecasters say Tropical Storm Olivia is still churning over open waters in the eastern Pacific but poses no threat to land. The U.S. Nation...

Tropical Storm Olivia Strengthens

AP | Posted 10.07.2012 | World

MIAMI -- Forecasters say Tropical Storm Olivia is continuing to strengthen over open waters in the eastern Pacific but poses no threat to land. The U...