HURRICANE EARL MAY HAVE dissipated without causing any serious damage, but the hurricane season is far from over. A hurricane watch has been issued for the coasts of Texas and Mexico as Hurricane Hermine edges closer. Hermine is currently some 205 miles off-shore and heading north-north-west. Time magazine says Hermine is not expected to cause much trouble.
# hurricane - Friday 4 July, 2014
Florida and Carolina are taking the brunt of the wind and waves.
# hurricane - Thursday 3 July, 2014
Hurricane Arthur is disrupting plans for Americans celebrating their independence day holiday.
# hurricane - Tuesday 3 June, 2014
Good morning! Here are the nine stories you need to know this morning as things get back to normal after the bank holiday weekend.
# hurricane - Sunday 4 May, 2014
Hurricane Sandy hit in October 2012. Last week, the James family finally found their dog Reckless.
# hurricane - Sunday 20 April, 2014
The former boxer passed away in Toronto this morning.
# hurricane - Tuesday 25 March, 2014
The dashing winger known as the “Hurricane” remains the only man to score in every round of the World Cup.
# hurricane - Saturday 11 January, 2014
It was loud and impressive but what was it called?
# hurricane - Monday 6 January, 2014
The night of the ‘Big Wind’ took place overnight from 6-7 January 1839 causing damage to a quarter of all Dublin houses.
# hurricane - Thursday 19 September, 2013
President Enrique Pena Nieto said 58 people were missing after a “major landslide” collapsed on La Pintada, a remote village of 400 people west of Acapulco.
# hurricane - Sunday 15 September, 2013
Mexico is being battered by two severe storms – one on its eastern coast and another on its west.
# hurricane - Sunday 18 August, 2013
After Bechet’s disease impaired Terry Rosema’s sight, he left his career as graphic designer to take up storm chasing. Here’s his story and his images.
# hurricane - Sunday 3 February, 2013
The Government funding is part of a $320,000 totbal to be provided to community projects in the areas most affected by Sandy.
# hurricane - Monday 7 January, 2013
Obama signed a bill approving billions in emergency disaster aid for victims of the superstorm, after a delay sparked outrage among East Coast Republicans against their own party leadership.
# hurricane - Wednesday 28 November, 2012
Statue Island and Ellis Island were damaged when Superstorm Sandy hit the US east coast.
# hurricane - Monday 5 November, 2012
Connor and Brandon Moore, aged four and two, died after they were washed away in the storm which battered the east coast of the United States last week.
# hurricane - Sunday 4 November, 2012
With the costs of Hurricane Sandy expected to be at least €20 billion, insurers will be looking to reinsurance companies to cover most of the bill. But what are they?
# hurricane - Saturday 3 November, 2012
When Superstorm Sandy hit the USA, sharing photos online helped people keep up with its progress – but some fakes appeared along the way.
# hurricane - Wednesday 31 October, 2012
The damage caused by Superstorm Sandy is clear to see in these photos of the aftermath.
People have been struggling to restore power and clear debris after the superstorm hit the east coast of the US.
# hurricane - Friday 26 October, 2012
Hurricane Sandy raged through the Bahamas today after leaving 38 people dead across the Caribbean.
Forecasters have warned that the massive hurricane could now merge with North American weather systems and morph into a powerful hybrid that US media have dubbed a “Frankenstorm.”
# hurricane - Friday 31 August, 2012
Catastrophic events like Hurricane Isaac highlight the reality of climate change – those that believe it is fictional are in denial, writes Gavin Harte.
# hurricane - Tuesday 28 August, 2012
Things we learned, loved and shared today.
# hurricane - Monday 27 August, 2012
It is seven years – almost to the day – since Hurrican Katrina devastated the same area in 2005.
# hurricane - Saturday 25 August, 2012
The Caribbean nation is still reeling from an earthquake over two years ago.
# hurricane - Thursday 16 August, 2012
Warning: explicit language.
# hurricane - Wednesday 4 April, 2012
The former New Orleans police officers were given prison terms ranging from 6 to 65 years for shooting dead unarmed residents on a bridge after Katrina.
# hurricane - Wednesday 28 December, 2011
Last year saw a number of major natural disasters strike, including earthquakes in Japan, New Zealand and Turkey, volcanic eruptions in Chile and Iceland, and severe tropical storms in Asia.
# hurricane - Monday 12 September, 2011
Winds of up to 110kph have been battering the west coast, with forecasters warning of damage to trees and buildings.
# hurricane - Sunday 28 August, 2011
In your Sunday Fix: Joan Burton has strong words for the banks; the latest on the storms hitting the US east coast; John Halligan on the presidency; and glory for the Boys in Blue…
Tucker Barnes went to extraordinary and some might say unnecessary lengths to cover Hurricane Irene.
Everything you need to know as you ease yourself into Sunday morning…
# hurricane - Thursday 25 August, 2011
A hurricane watch has been issued for the outer banks of North Carolina which means hurricane conditions could hit the US east coast within 36 hours.
# hurricane - Wednesday 24 August, 2011
A travel advisory warns against all non-essential travel to the Bahamas, with Hurricane Irene set to hit within 48 hours.
# hurricane - Wednesday 20 July, 2011
The Mexican government has issued a tropical storm watch for the country’s southwestern coast over the strengthening hurricane – the fourth to be named this season.
# hurricane - Sunday 14 November, 2010
Ireland pledges a further €500,000 and much-needed humanitarian supplies to the devastated Caribbean country.
# hurricane - Saturday 6 November, 2010
At least seven people have been killed by storm as rain continues to pour.
# hurricane - Monday 20 September, 2010
Tropical storm set on collision course with island dies down before striking land.
# hurricane - Saturday 18 September, 2010
British overseas dependency is prepared for “worst storm we have ever seen”.