Hurricane Delta Bears Down on Louisiana

Hurricane Delta Bears Down on Louisiana

In August, Hurricane Laura made landfall near Cameron Parish, Louisiana. The storm claimed some 15 lives, displaced thousands of people, and left countless others without power for weeks. This all happened in the midst of a historic storm season that had already seen two other named storms ravage Louisiana. Not …

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Delta Makes Landfall Over Yucatan, Heads for Us

Delta Makes Landfall Over Yucatan, Heads for Us

Hurricane Delta made landfall over the Yucatan Peninsula in Mexico early Wednesday as a Category 2 hurricane. Thankfully for the region, the storm had lost substantial power from Tuesday, when it was briefly a Category 4 hurricane. That being said, the storm still brought substantial surge and rainfall to the …

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Hurricane Delta Strengthens Rapidly to Category 3

Hurricane Delta Strengthens Rapidly to Category 3

After spending a few short hours as a tropical storm, Hurricane Delta escalated rapidly into a Category 3 storm over the Caribbean. Throughout the day on Tuesday, Delta was fueled by the warm waters of the Caribbean and amassed considerable windspeed. By Wednesday, the now-massive storm is expected to clip …

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Hurricane Marie Intensifies into Category 4

Hurricane Marie Intensifies into Category 4

Over the Pacific, Hurricane Marie rapidly intensified over the past few hours and became a Category 4 hurricane Friday. Thankfully, the hurricane formed far out over the Pacific and poses no threat to any landmasses. It’s in the Eastern Pacific, a few hundred miles off the west coast of Mexico. …

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What Kind of Weather to Expect in October

What Kind of Weather to Expect in October

Going into the first full month of Fall in 2020, many are wondering what kind of weather to expect. After all, this has been a bizarre year in terms of more than just current events. The weather has been bizarre, too: a historic hurricane season, likely spurred on by climate …

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What’s Going on With This Hurricane Season?

What’s Going on With This Hurricane Season?

The 2020 hurricane season has been the most active season on record since the record-shattering 2005 season. While we’re only just now entering October, there have already been twenty-three named storms and several major hurricanes in the Atlantic. This situation has seen the NOAA go through all of the pre-generated …

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Wildfires Continue Scorching Beleaguered West Coast

Wildfires Continue Scorching Beleaguered West Coast

This year has been exhausting for people all over the country. A controversial and contentious election is on the horizon. Widespread civil unrest has remained a top story. Of course, all of this has been against the backdrop of a pandemic and unprecedented weather and natural disasters. Hurricanes have been …

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