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  • Category One Hurricane - Sustained winds 74-95 mph
  • Category Two Hurricane - Sustained winds 96-110 mph
  • Category Three Hurricane  - Sustained winds 111-130 mph
  • Category Four Hurricane  - Sustained winds 131-155 mph
  • Category Five Hurricane  - Sustained winds greater than 155 mph,
     

2015 Storm Names

  1. Ana - Landfall 5/10/2015
  2. Bill - Landfall as a TS in Texas 6/16/2015
  3. Claudette
  4. Danny
  5. Erika
  6. Fred
  7. Grace
  8. Henri
  9. Ida
  10. Joaquin
  11. Kate
  12. Larry
  13. Mindy
  14. Nicholas
  15. Odette
  16. Peter
  17. Rose
  18. Sam
  19. Teresa
  20. Victor
  21. Wanda

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September is peak season for hurricanes - Victoria Advocate

Posted: 08.31.2015

September is peak season for hurricanesVictoria AdvocatePredictions for a slow hurricane season haven't been proven wrong, yet. As the peak of the season picks up in September, weather and insurance experts say now is when people need to be the most prepared. Powerful storms early in the year, including ...

 

How to think about hurricane season, from the Meteorologist in Charge of the ... - WGNO

Posted: 08.31.2015

WGNOHow to think about hurricane season, from the Meteorologist in Charge of the ...WGNOSLIDELL, La. (WGNO) - For many people Hurricane Katrina set the bar for devastation from hurricanes. This can hurt the way people think of hurricane season because the individual threats of each storm can be overlooked. "The difference in a tropical ...

 

Hurricane season gets cranking today - The News-Press

Posted: 08.31.2015

Yahoo NewsHurricane season gets cranking todayThe News-PressWith Tropical Storm Erika fizzled out, and Hurricane Fred expected to fizzle down to a tropical storm out in the Atlantic Ocean, now is a good time to look forward to what is traditionally the busiest part of hurricane season. Since 1851, 59 percent of ...Hurricane Fred is a fountain of 'firsts' in the Atlantic OceanWashington Post (blog)Hurricane Fred forms, flooding in South Carolina from Erika's remnantsYahoo NewsFred strengthens into a hurricane in far eastern Atlantic OceanNews 13 OrlandoReuters -Mic -CBS Localall 665 news articles »

 

Google Updates Public Alerts for 2015 Hurricane Season - eWeek

Posted: 08.31.2015

eWeekGoogle Updates Public Alerts for 2015 Hurricane SeasoneWeekGoogle will use weather and forecast data from the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) to generate sophisticated visualizations of the storm and its forecasted track, wind severity and estimated arrival time at their location.Google adds Public Alerts for hurricane seasonKRWG News22Google Search Adds Local Storm-Tracking Information For Hurricane SeasonYibada (English Edition)Google preps for hurricane season, offers enhanced storm tracking to usersFox NewsBidness ETCall 83 news articles »

 

Hurricane season heats up with three in the Pacific and one in the Atlantic - USA TODAY

Posted: 08.31.2015

Latin TimesHurricane season heats up with three in the Pacific and one in the AtlanticUSA TODAYThe tropics are heating up, just as the typical peak of hurricane season begins. Three hurricanes were roaring Monday in the Pacific Ocean. And a fourth hurricane churned far out in the Atlantic. It's the most powerful hurricane season in the central ...Hurricane Season 2015: 22 Tips To Keep Safe During Natural DisasterLatin TimesThree Category 4 Hurricanes in the Pacific Ocean: How Rare Is That? | The ...The Weather ChannelHurricane Ignacio churns toward HawaiiWMUR ManchesterAL.com -Maui Now -Washington Post (blog)all 852 news articles »

 

Hurricane Fred is a fountain of 'firsts' in the Atlantic Ocean - Washington Post (blog)

Posted: 08.31.2015

Yahoo NewsHurricane Fred is a fountain of 'firsts' in the Atlantic OceanWashington Post (blog)The system was quickly upgraded to Tropical Storm Fred, remarkably far east in the Atlantic. Then on Sunday night, forecasters at the National Hurricane Center saw enough strength in Fred to make it the second hurricane of the 2015 season, which also ...Hurricane Fred forms, flooding in South Carolina from Erika's remnantsYahoo NewsTropical Storm Fred strengthens over eastern AtlanticReutersFred strengthens into a hurricane in far eastern Atlantic OceanNews 13 OrlandoMic -CBS Local -Florida Todayall 584 news articles »

 

Hurricane Fred forms, flooding in South Carolina from Erika's remnants - Yahoo News

Posted: 08.31.2015

Yahoo NewsHurricane Fred forms, flooding in South Carolina from Erika's remnantsYahoo NewsHurricane Fred was upgraded from a tropical storm overnight. Meanwhile, the remnants of Tropical Storm Erika are taking aim at the southeastern U.S. Much of Florida and parts of coastal Georgia are under a flood watch. David Begnaud reports from Dania ...Tropical Storm Fred strengthens over eastern AtlanticReutersTropical Storm Fred Expected To Become A Hurricane OvernightCBS LocalNew hurricane makes it's way across the AtlanticNEWS10 ABCTampa Bay Newspapers -Bulletin Leader -WLOXall 294 news articles »

 

Google Search Adds Local Storm-Tracking Information For Hurricane Season - Yibada (English Edition)

Posted: 08.31.2015

Yibada (English Edition)Google Search Adds Local Storm-Tracking Information For Hurricane SeasonYibada (English Edition)Google has launched a new search engine feature that provides users with tracking information about local storms, in line with the hurricane season and a decade since Hurricane Katrina struck the United States. It is taking steps to improve the country ...Google preps for hurricane season, offers enhanced storm tracking to usersFox NewsGoogle adds Public Alerts for hurricane seasonThe Star OnlineGoogle aims to help you track dangerous storms more easily this hurricane seasonAndroid Authority (blog)PC Magazineall 72 news articles »

 

Macon marks preparedness month as hurricane season intensifies - Macon Telegraph

Posted: 08.31.2015

Macon marks preparedness month as hurricane season intensifiesMacon TelegraphTropical Storm Erika came along right on cue to bring thoughts of disaster readiness on the eve of National Preparedness Month. Macon-Bibb County Emergency Management Agency Director Spencer Hawkins was tracking the storm last week.

 

Sunday Science Tidbit; 2005 Hurricane Season Recap - WNCT (blog)

Posted: 08.30.2015

WNCT (blog)Sunday Science Tidbit; 2005 Hurricane Season RecapWNCT (blog)Luckily, this hurricane season has be rather benign. El Nino, dry African dust, and wind shear have all worked in our favor this year. The wind patterns have been working in our favor the past couple of years keeping a majority of the storms away from ...

 

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