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East Coast Braces For ‘Frankenstorm’ Monster
WASHINGTON (AP) — Meteorologists say the pre-Halloween hybrid weather monster nicknamed "Frankenstorm" is looking more ominous by the hour for the East Coast. So utilities and local governments are getting ready.
Forecasters expect a natural horror show of high wind, heavy rai…
Officials Urge Island Residents To Stay Home
ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — ROSEAU, Dominica (AP) — Leaders across much of the Caribbean are closing schools and government offices and urging people to stay home as Tropical Storm Isaac takes aim at the region.
In telling people to stay indoors, Dominica's prime minister said, "…
Tropical Storm Gordon Weakens In the Atlantic
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Gordon has weakened slightly as it moves east in the Atlantic.
Gordon's maximum sustained winds early Friday decreased to near 65 mph (100 kph). But the U.S. National Hurricane Center says Gordon could still strengthen to a hurricane over the weekend before reac…
Tropical Storm Gordon Forms In The Atlantic
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Gordon has formed in the Atlantic but is expected to move away from the United States.
Gordon's maximum sustained winds early Thursday are near 40 mph (65 kph). The U.S. National Hurricane Center says some strengthening is forecast over the next two days and Gor…
New Tropical Storm Forms In Pacific, Avoids Mexico
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Fabio has formed in the Pacific and could become a hurricane but is expected to stay well offshore of Mexico.
The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says the new storm's maximum sustained winds Thursday were 40 mph (65 kph)...
Tropical Storm Carlotta Forms South Of Mexico
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Carlotta has formed in the Pacific south of Mexico and is expected to become a hurricane.
Carlotta's maximum sustained winds early Thursday are near 40 mph (65 kph). The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami says additional strengthening is forecast and Carlot…