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Abby Hall is Hurricane soccer’s leading scorer after playing as a defender last year – St. George Daily Spectrum


St. George Daily Spectrum

Abby Hall is Hurricane soccer's leading scorer after playing as a defender last year
St. George Daily Spectrum
After a 2015 region season in which the Hurricane girls soccer team scored one goal in 10 games, the need was very clear for Luke Stevens' squad. Somebody, anybody, has to score goals. That somebody so far this year has been Abby Hall, who played …

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 4:31 am

Winfield football looks to clear Hurricane hurdle – Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)


Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)

Winfield football looks to clear Hurricane hurdle
Charleston Gazette-Mail (subscription)
About to begin life in Class AA, Winfield coach Craig Snyder knows that a win over cross-county rival Hurricane in the season opener would be a big bonus, both figuratively and literally. The Generals will be looking for their first win in the series

Posted on 24 August 2016 | 2:37 am

This Atlantic hurricane season might be strongest since 2012 – The Weather Network


The Weather Network

This Atlantic hurricane season might be strongest since 2012
The Weather Network
Tuesday, August 23, 2016, 5:52 – Forecasters at the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) are expecting an increased chance of 12 to 17 named storms forming in the Atlantic Ocean this year. The updated 2016 Atlantic Hurricane …
Atlantic Hurricane Season 2016: The Peak is NowPatch.com
Atlantic hurricane season expected to be strongest since 2012Treehugger
Hurricane season's peak is coming: In NJ, we know that's seriousNew Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 10:18 pm

Growing hurricane threat to Florida this weekend – Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)


Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)

Growing hurricane threat to Florida this weekend
Minnesota Public Radio News (blog)
The usually trusty European model tracks a strengthening hurricane toward the U.S. coast in 5 days. NOAA's GFS model projects a different solution, a storm that curves sharply north and passes harmlessly out to sea. If NOAA's primary weather model is

Posted on 23 August 2016 | 9:56 pm

Named Hurricane: Vincent Testaverde carries on father’s legacy – Palm Beach Post


Palm Beach Post

Named Hurricane: Vincent Testaverde carries on father's legacy
Palm Beach Post
One of the candidates to back up quarterback Brad Kaaya for the University of Miami said he's working on a number of things ranging from footwork to consistency to putting on weight. He said he's about 200 now but has been eating everything in sight to

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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 8:50 pm

Tropical system eyes Florida, Southeast US, may develop into hurricane – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Tropical system eyes Florida, Southeast US, may develop into hurricane
USA TODAY
What's now just a disorganized mass of thunderstorms 1,600 miles from Miami could develop into the first hurricane to hit Florida in nearly 11 years late this weekend, forecasters warn. There's a 60% chance the storm system, known for now only as "99L
Hurricane Hermine Doesn't Exist Yet, But Experts Are Starting To WorryFiveThirtyEight
The Biggest Hurricane Threat to U.S. Is the System With No NameBloomberg
Tropical Storm Gaston expected to become hurricane by WednesdayNOLA.com
NBCNews.com –AccuWeather.com –The Weather Channel
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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 8:35 pm

Tropical Storm Gaston to become a Hurricane later Tuesday: NHC – Reuters


Tropical Storm Gaston to become a Hurricane later Tuesday: NHC
Reuters
Tropical Storm Gaston is expected to strengthen and become a hurricane later Tuesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory, adding that it was rapidly moving west-northwestward. The system, with maximum sustained winds

Posted on 23 August 2016 | 3:12 pm

Florida’s 11-Year Hurricane-Free Streak Might End Early Next Week – Miami New Times


Miami New Times

Florida's 11-Year Hurricane-Free Streak Might End Early Next Week
Miami New Times
A tropical wave just east of the Leeward Islands is gaining steam this morning and now has a 50 percent chance of growing into Tropical Storm Hermine in the next 48 hours, according to NOAA's National Hurricane Center. Of more concern to the Sunshine …
Are you prepared for a tropical storm or hurricane?WFLA
The Weather Channel reveals the top ten hurricane misconceptions to kick off “Hurricane Week”Local 8 Now
Joe Knows: We're in the middle of a hurricane drought and that has officials thinkingNH1 News
Minneapolis Star Tribune –The News-Press –KSBW The Central Coast
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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 12:40 pm

National Hurricane Center petitioned to change Hermine to Harambe – News965


News965

National Hurricane Center petitioned to change Hermine to Harambe
News965
Dearest National Hurricane Center, I worship you as much as I worship Harambe, but I'm devastated that you do not worship Harambe as well. This is an atrocity that can easily be corrected by renaming 'Hermine' as 'Harambe' to signify his legacy. The
Tropical Storm Harambe? Sadly, the National Hurricane Center won't rename the next stormMic
Harambe lives: Killed zoo gorilla gets a second life online – The Big Story – Associated PressThe Big Story – Associated Press
Cincinnati Zoo Director Thane Maynard's Twitter account hackedWCPO
The Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden
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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 11:38 am

Is the Louisiana Flooding More Devastating Than Hurricane Sandy? – Mother Jones


Mother Jones

Is the Louisiana Flooding More Devastating Than Hurricane Sandy?
Mother Jones
The Red Cross has repeatedly described the flooding as "the worst natural disaster to strike the United States" since Hurricane Sandy hit the East Coast in 2012. But for those who aren't on the ground in Louisiana, it can be difficult to understand
'A hurricane without winds' – Severe flooding strikes Louisiana as thousands face uncertainty, fearFinalCall.com News
Hurricane Katrina Statistics Fast FactsKTVQ Billings News
Flashback: Hillary Called W. 'Invisible' After Hurricane Katrina in 2007 AdBreitbart News
New York Times
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Posted on 22 August 2016 | 8:25 pm

Hurricanes and Cyclones News — ScienceDaily

Can we economically outgrow climate change damages? Not for hurricanes we can’t

When hurricanes like Katrina in 2005 or Sandy in 2012 impact on highly populated regions they bring about tremendous damages. More than 50 percent of all weather-related economic losses on the globe are caused by damages due to tropical cyclones. Researchers have now analyzed the magnitude of future hurricane losses in relation to economic growth.

Posted on 16 August 2016 | 3:08 pm

Electric grid vulnerabilities in extreme weather areas

Climate and energy scientists have developed a new method to pinpoint which electrical service areas will be most vulnerable as populations grow and temperatures rise.

Posted on 29 July 2016 | 6:30 pm

Tropical cyclones on track to grow more intense as temperatures rise

Powerful tropical cyclones like the super typhoon that lashed Taiwan with 150-mile-per-hour winds last week and then flooded parts of China are expected to become even stronger as the planet warms. That trend hasn’t become evident yet, but it will, scientists say.

Posted on 14 July 2016 | 7:18 pm

Should I stay or should I go?

Researchers have been studying evacuation data and have published two new papers that may help to improve prediction models used by emergency planners, leading to more efficient evacuations and possibly saving lives.

Posted on 24 June 2016 | 2:10 pm

Average ‘dead zone’ predicted for Gulf of Mexico in 2016

Scientists forecast that this year’s Gulf of Mexico dead zone — an area of low to no oxygen that can kill fish and marine life — will be approximately 5,898 square miles or about the size of Connecticut, the same range as it has averaged over the last several years.

Posted on 10 June 2016 | 1:47 pm

Storm fingerprints show past and future

Researchers are using “fingerprints” left by strong storms on the ocean floor to better understand storms that have already happened and to model and predict how future storms will behave.

Posted on 7 June 2016 | 7:17 pm

Scientists explain the art of creating digital hurricanes

A team of scientists spends its days incorporating millions of atmospheric observations, sophisticated graphic tools and lines of computer code to create computer models simulating the weather and climate conditions responsible for hurricanes.

Posted on 26 May 2016 | 2:05 am

Early use of ‘hurricane hunter’ data improves hurricane intensity predictions

Data collected via airplane when a hurricane is developing can improve hurricane intensity predictions by up to 15 percent, according to researchers who have been working to put the new technique into practice.

Posted on 25 May 2016 | 5:26 pm

Hurricanes key to carbon uptake by forests

New research reveals that the increase in forest photosynthesis and growth made possible by tropical cyclones in the southeastern United States captures hundreds of times more carbon than is released by all vehicles in the US in a given year.

Posted on 2 May 2016 | 8:18 pm

Cutting-edge telepresence technology helped investigators find the El Faro

Federal investigators found the “black box’’ that could reveal why the El Faro cargo ship sank off the Bahamas in a hurricane last fall.

Posted on 27 April 2016 | 12:19 pm