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Climatologist warns: Brace for floods this year

Thu, 17 May 2018 15:41:00 +0200cnc3 (en)

The start of the 2018 rainy season will be declared in a few days as a Tropical Storm is currently forming in the region and could be heading to T&T. As a result T&T citizens are being warned to prepare themselves for this season as it is being predicted to be worse than last year with June’s....

Hurricane versus Monsoon

Thu, 17 May 2018 05:19:00 +0200irinnews (en)

US media last week mentioned Hurricane Harvey at least 100 times more than India. Outside the United States, media produced three times more about Texan flooding than Asia's in recent days. Monsoon floods on the other side of the world are worse than Harvey, but aid agencies say America's crisis is sucking up all the attention.

FPL will give customers refunds after collecting too much for Hurricane Matthew repairs

Thu, 17 May 2018 04:27:00 +0200miamiherald (en)

Florida Power & Light has reached an agreement to refund $27.7 million to customers, in part because of an “over-recovery” of costs following Hurricane Matthew in 2016. The agreement, announced Tuesday between the Juno Beach-based utility and the state Office of Public Counsel, still needs approval....

Gov. Rick Scott speaks at hurricane conference 4 hours ago

Thu, 17 May 2018 00:47:00 +0200wptv (en)

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Gov. Rick Scott was in West Palm Beach on Wednesday to speak at the 32nd annual Governor's Hurricane Conference. Scott took the stage at the Palm Beach County Convention Center shortly after 9 a.m. and spoke for about four minutes.

Governor needs to know Harrah's proposal is 'a good deal'

Wed, 16 May 2018 23:45:00 +0200nola (en)

Gallery: Harrah's New Orleans Casino seeks approval for a second hotel Gov. said the proposed deal to extend the state gambling license for Harrah's Casino in New Orleans has improved over the last couple of days, but he still won't commit to signing off on the arrangement if the Legislature sends it to his desk.

Brace for another hurricane season, experts warn

Wed, 16 May 2018 23:30:00 +0200gainesville (en)

Government officials and emergency responders are imploring Floridians to be prepared this year. Nicole Rodriguez Staff Writer @NicRodriguez. WEST PALM BEACH — Following last year’s most destructive hurricane season on record, government officials and emergency responders are imploring Floridians to....

Brace for another hurricane season, experts warn

Wed, 16 May 2018 23:15:00 +0200ocala (en)

Government officials and emergency responders are imploring Floridians to be prepared this year. Nicole Rodriguez Staff Writer @NicRodriguez. WEST PALM BEACH — Following last year’s most destructive hurricane season on record, government officials and emergency responders are imploring Floridians to....

National Weather Service Confirms Macroburst Struck Brookfield Area

Wed, 16 May 2018 23:10:00 +0200courant (en)

“We are estimating a multiple-day restoration day here,” said Frank Poirot, a company spokesman. “With 84,000 people still without power, we’ve got a lot of work ahead of us.” More than a dozen state roads were closed by downed wires through the day on Wednesday, officials said. At a news conference at the Brookfield Police Department at noon, Gov.

Abbott, local officials in new fight over Harvey money

Wed, 16 May 2018 17:40:00 +0200houstonchronicle (en)

In addition, he told Houston that of the $50 million the state lent it last September to cover emergency costs, the city has spent less than $5 million. "There is more money available to you than you have demonstrated the ability to spend to respond to Hurricane Harvey and to mitigate future....

Gov. Rick Scott speaks at hurricane conference 3 mins ago

Wed, 16 May 2018 15:29:00 +0200wptv (en)

Copyright 2018 Scripps Media, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Gov. Rick Scott was in West Palm Beach on Wednesday to speak at the 32nd annual Governor's Hurricane Conference.

Homeowners drowning with questions

Wed, 16 May 2018 12:46:00 +0200thegardenisland (en)

KOLOA Flood insurance policy holders impacted by the recent disaster are getting answers about their claims. The Department of Land and Natural Resources, National Flood Insurance Program and County of Kauai is helping insured renters, home, and business owners affected by the April 15-16 flooding with an informational session.

Puerto Rico 8 months after Hurricane Maria 57 mins ago

Wed, 16 May 2018 06:23:00 +0200abcactionnews (en)

UTUADO, PUERTO RICO There are some people in the mountain pueblos of Puerto Rico near Utuado that have been without power since September 20. The day Hurricane Maria unleashed her wrath on the island of 1.5 million people. ABC Action News reporter Michael Paluska traveled to Puerto Rico with Antonio....

FPL customers to get refunds after Hurricane Matthew charges

Wed, 16 May 2018 04:42:00 +0200bradenton (en)

Florida Power & Light reached an agreement to refund $27.7 million to customers, in part because of an “over-recovery” of costs following Hurricane Matthew in 2016. The agreement, announced Tuesday between the Juno Beach-based utility and the state Office of Public Counsel, still needs approval from....

Tens of thousands without power in Puerto Rico

Wed, 16 May 2018 04:07:00 +0200abcactionnews (en)

Our Michael Paluska went to Puerto Rico to help a St. Pete resident deliver water to people recovering from Hurricane Maria. SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO - SEP. 30: Carmen Correa uses a candle for light in her dark apartment as she and other residents of the 62 and over Moradas Las Teresas's Uno and Dos....

San Diegan among Red Cross volunteers helping Hawaiian volcano evacuees

Wed, 16 May 2018 03:51:00 +0200fox5sandiego (en)

SAN DIEGO -- A San Diego woman is among the Red Cross volunteers helping Hawaiians who have been forced from their home by the Kilauea volcano. Amy Laurel Hegey has been a Red Cross volunteer for years, helping with disasters including Hurricane Katrina, Hurricane Harvey, the Sonoma fires and, most recently, the Lilac Fire.

FPL customers to get refund after Hurricane Matthew charges

Wed, 16 May 2018 02:26:00 +0200fox35orlando (en)

TALLAHASSEE (NSF) - Florida Power & Light has reached an agreement to refund $27.7 million to customers, in part because of an “over-recovery” of costs following Hurricane Matthew in 2016. The agreement, announced Tuesday between the Juno Beach-based utility and the state Office of Public Counsel,....

FPL customers to get refund after Matthew charges

Wed, 16 May 2018 01:24:00 +0200cbs12 (en)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (CBS12) — Florida Power & Light has reached an agreement to refund $27.7 million to customers, in part because of an “over-recovery” of costs following Hurricane Matthew in 2016. The agreement, announced Tuesday between the Juno Beach-based utility and the state Office of Public....

FPL customers to get refund after Matthew charges 19 Mins Florida Power & Light has reached an agreement to refund $27.7 million to customers, in part

Wed, 16 May 2018 00:18:00 +0200news4jax (en)

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - Florida Power & Light has reached an agreement to refund $27.7 million to customers, in part because of an “over-recovery” of costs following Hurricane Matthew in 2016. The agreement, announced Tuesday between the Juno Beach-based utility and the state Office of Public Counsel,....

Hurricanes cost Caribbean tourism more than $700 mn: report

Tue, 15 May 2018 12:45:00 +0200digitaljournal (en)

By AFP 11 hours ago in Travel The tourism industry in the Caribbean region attracted almost one million fewer visitors after hurricanes Irma and Maria hit last year, costing it over $700 million, according to an industry study released Monday. "The hurricane season resulted in an estimated (loss)....

Hurricanes cost Caribbean tourism more than $700 mn: report

Tue, 15 May 2018 05:33:00 +0200terradaily (en)

The tourism industry in the Caribbean region attracted almost one million fewer visitors after hurricanes Irma and Maria hit last year, costing it over $700 million, according to an industry study released Monday. "The hurricane season resulted in an estimated (loss) in 2017 of 826,100 visitors to....

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