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Hurricane Paula Path Hurricane Paula Headed Towards Cuban Western Coastline

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As of 8 AM today, the eye of Hurricane Paula was moving over the Yucatan Channel between Mexico and Cuba, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center said this morning. It was about 55 miles or 90 kilometers east of Cancun, Mexico, in the Yucatan Peninsula, and about 70 miles or 115 kilometers west-southwest of the most …

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List of Worst Storms – Natural Disasters 2011

List of Worst Storms – Natural Disasters 2011 Our list of worst natural disasters – storms of 2011 has grown in size since the 2010 list we did. 2011 was worse in terms of natural disasters. Regions from around the world were literally slammed with extreme weather events and catastrophes resulting in huge economic costs …

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Hurricane Preparedness-Hurricane Basics-Are You Prepared For The Next Hurricane?

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Hurricane preparedness is becoming more important not only because we are now going into the brunt of hurricane season, it is also because the storms seem to be getting stronger. Another point to consider is that more and more people are locating closer to the Atlantic Ocean, if not directly on it. In this first …

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Tropical Storm Richard Expected to be Hurricane Richard Today Soaking Honduras

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Tropical Storm Richard is expected to become Hurricane Richard later in the day today, as it soaks the Honduras coast with heavy rains and winds. Authorities in the Central American nation are warning residents of deadly flooding and mudslide and have issued states of maximum alert in four coastal provinces being affected by the storm. …

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Hard Hit Haiti And Tomas Hurricane Tomas Tracking For Haiti

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Haiti is preparing for Hurricane Tomas, which is tracking right off the western coast of the hard hit Caribbean island nation is bracing for heavy rains and winds in an already devastated region. Tomas currently has maximum sustained winds of 85 mph, or 135 kph, and is located about 160 miles or 255 kilometers west …

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More Powerful Storms The Result of Climate Change

Tornado Outbreak Worst In 100 Years

While the headlines across the globe iterate the recent tornado outbreaks and powerful storms that have ransacked the Midwest throughout Texas, Oklahoma, Arkansas, Kansas, Missouri, Alabama, Kentucky, Tennessee, Illinois, Iowa, along with others, one has to wonder. Does climate change play a role in the recent increase in violent storms, or is this just another …

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Hurricane Paula Forecast Thursday October 14th 2010

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Hurricane Paula currently is still hugging the north coast of western Cuba, and the forecast is to weaken. Watches and warnings have also changed, as the Government of Cuba has replaced the Hurricane warnings for the Province of Pinar Del Rio with a new tropical storm warning. There are also tropical storm warnings in effect …

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