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Typhoon Megi Tracking For Southern China and Hong Kong

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As Typhoon Megi moved off the west coast of Luzon in the Philippines early Tuesday morning, Southern China and Hong Kong are bracing and preparing for it’s expected arrival. China’s state run Xinhua news agency reported that the southern province of Guangdong appeared to be at highest risk from Megi, which could result in waves …

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Atlantic Hurricane Season Kicks Off With Tropical Storm Arlene Advisory #3

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The Atlantic Hurricane Season has officially started with tropical storm Arlene. TROPICAL STORM ARLENE ADVISORY NUMBER 3 NWS NATIONAL HURRICANE CENTER MIAMI FL AL012011 400 AM CDT WED JUN 29 2011 …ARLENE SLOWLY ORGANIZING…EXPECTED TO STRENGTHEN LATER TODAY AS IT MOVES TOWARD MEXICO… SUMMARY OF 400 AM CDT…0900 UTC…INFORMATION ———————————————- LOCATION…21.8N 95.0W ABOUT 190 MI…300 …

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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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Meteorologist Matt Hughes Storm Chaser Dies The Sad Truth How Matt Hughes Died

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Meteorologist Matt Hughes Storm Chaser Dies The Sad Truth of How Matt Hughes Died, as his death sent shock waves throughout the chasing community and the Discovery Channel family. Matt was an aspiring young meteorologist and storm chaser who was featured on the Discovery Channel series Storm Chasers and is the highlight of the series …

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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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Super Typhoon Megi Hits Northern Phillipines Monday

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Super Typhoon Megi, or Typhoon Juan as known by some, has made landfall near the Luzon Island town of Palanan Bay in the Isabela Province, downing trees, utility poles, and power lines. It had maximum sustained winds of 225 kph (140 mph) and gusts up to 260 kph (162 mph). As it made landfall, winds …

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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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Tropical Depression 16 Strengthening Into Tropical Storm Nicole

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The 2010 hurricane seasons 16th storm, Tropical Depression 16 is expected to strengthen into Tropical Storm Nicole later today as it bears down on Florida. The system, which crossed over Cuba, had sustained winds of 35 mph and tracking north-northeast near 15 mph. At 8 AM EST the center of the depression may be becoming …

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