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Atlantic Hurricane Season could be worse than usual

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:28:00 +0200thedailyherald (en)

FLORIDA, United States--Forecasters are now predicting a higher likelihood of an above-normal season and they increased the predicted number of named storms and major hurricanes. The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) issued an update of its hurricane season outlook on....

Tropical Storm Gert to turn north, then northeast

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 07:13:00 +0200fox19 (en)

(RNN) - Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported Sunday. The NHC's 11 p.m. advisory said the storm is about 485 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and a present movement of 9 mph. Tropical storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles.

Mexico: Services Reestablished in Zones Affected by Hurricane

Mon, 14 Aug 2017 05:21:00 +0200periodico26 (en)

Mexico .- The electric service, affected during the path of Hurricane Franklin through the Mexican national territory this week, is practically reestablished, the Federal Electricity Commission confirmed today. According to the report, nearly 400,000 clients, including residents, working centers and....

Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:52:00 +0200kxxv (en)

(RNN) - Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported at 5 p.m. Sunday. The storm is about 505 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and a present movement of 10 mph. Tropical storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles.

Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:47:00 +0200wsfa (en)

(RNN) - Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported at 5 p.m. Sunday. The storm is about 505 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and a present movement of 10 mph. Tropical storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles.

Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:24:00 +0200live5news (en)

(RNN) - Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported at 5 p.m. Sunday. The storm is about 505 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and a present movement of 10 mph. Tropical storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles.

Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:14:00 +0200wbtv (en)

(RNN) - Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported at 5 p.m. Sunday. The storm is about 505 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and a present movement of 10 mph. Tropical storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles.

Tropical Storm Gert forms in the Atlantic

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 23:11:00 +0200fox19 (en)

(RNN) - Tropical Storm Gert has formed in the Atlantic Ocean, the National Hurricane Center reported at 5 p.m. Sunday. The storm is about 505 miles west-southwest of Bermuda, with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph and a present movement of 10 mph. Tropical storm-force winds extend outward up to 80 miles.

12:42 Mexico: Services Reestablished in Zones Affected by Hurricane

Sun, 13 Aug 2017 19:06:00 +0200plenglish (en)

13 de agosto de 2017, 12:42 Mexico , Aug 13 (Prensa Latina) The electric service, affected during the path of Hurricane Franklin through the Mexican national territory this week, is practically reestablished, the Federal Electricity Commission confirmed today.

Hurricane center watching area near Bahamas

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 15:31:00 +0200al (en)

An area of low pressure in the Atlantic could become a tropical depression in the next few days, according to forecasters. It is expected to head toward the U.S. but then curve away and out to see. (National Hurricane Center) An area of low pressure in the Atlantic could become a tropical depression in the next few days, according to forecasters.

Hurricane weakens after striking Mexico

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 05:38:00 +0200terradaily (en)

A category-one hurricane weakened into a tropical storm Thursday after slamming into Mexico 's eastern coast with powerful winds and heavy rain capable of producing deadly flash floods. Hurricane Franklin made landfall near the town of Lechuguillas, northwest of the port of Veracruz, and weakened as....

Hurricane’s aftermath spins rain into Valley

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 05:12:00 +0200brownsvilleherald (en)

HARLINGEN — Harlingen and McAllen received their first official rainfall during the month of August on Thursday, kicked up by the remnants of Hurricane Franklin . Official totals recorded at the cities’ airports were 0.6 inches across 24 hours for Harlingen, and 0.55 inches for McAllen.

This Atlantic Hurricane Season Could Be Worse Than Usual

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0200caribbean360 (en)

FLORIDA, United States, Friday August 11, 2017 –Forecasters are now predicting a higher likelihood of an above-normal season, and they increased the predicted number of named storms and major hurricanes. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on Wednesday issued an update of its....

Permanent Link to The storm that never came

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 05:00:00 +0200reporter-bz (en)

By Marion Ali Assistant Editor. ReporterAdmin ReporterAdmin Hurricane Franklin – the weather system that was projected to cross somewhere in northern Belize as a tropical storm on Monday evening avoided Belize altogether, with little more than a drizzle and no wind gusts at all.

Hurricane’s aftermath spins rain into Valley

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 20:40:00 +0200brownsvilleherald (en)

HARLINGEN — Harlingen and McAllen received their first official rainfall in the month of August yesterday, kicked up by the remnants of Hurricane Franklin . Official totals recorded at the cities’ airports were 0.60 inches over 24 hours for Harlingen, and 0.55 inches for McAllen.

12:28 Hurricane Franklin Hits Mexico, Leaves Damages

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 19:16:00 +0200plenglish (en)

Mexico , Aug 11 (Prensa Latina) More than 2,000 people moved to shelters, two injured, as well as plantations, roads and damaged homes left Hurricane Franklin in Veracruz and Puebla, it was reported today. Franklin landfalled at 0:25 local time Thursday as a category one hurricane in the community of Lechuguillas, municipality of Vega de Alatorre.

Mexican energy sector escapes Franklin more or less unscathed

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:28:00 +0200upi (en)

Aug. 11 (UPI) -- Mexican refiners along the country's western coast were relatively spared as the remnants of Tropical Storm Franklin move out to sea, an industry report found. Franklin bounced along the western Mexican coast this week, hitting the country twice as a Category 1 hurricane. According to the U.

Hurricane Franklin hits eastern Mexico

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 13:11:00 +0200aljazeera-en (en)

Franklin , the tropical cyclone that was briefly a hurricane, has mostly dissipated in the mountains of eastern Mexico in a mass of thunderclouds and flash floods. It was identified and named as it approached the Yucatan peninsula from the east on Monday and deposited 160mm of rain on Campeche as it left to the west on Tuesday.

Hurricane weakens after striking Mexico

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 12:34:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

By AFP 12 hours ago in Environment A category-one hurricane weakened into a tropical storm Thursday after slamming into Mexico 's eastern coast with powerful winds and heavy rain capable of producing deadly flash floods. Hurricane Franklin made landfall near the town of Lechuguillas, northwest of....

Hurricane Franklin Makes Landfall in Mexican State of Veracruz

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 07:41:00 +0200laht (en)

MEXICO – Franklin , a category 1 hurricane on the Saffir-Simpson scale, made landfall Wednesday night in the Mexican state of Veracruz, according to the Mexican national weather bureau (SMN). Franklin, the first hurricane of the 2017 Atlantic season, was earlier classified as a tropical storm, but....

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