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Mainland Helps Monitor Hawaii Quakes, Eruptions

Posted: 08/13/2014 - U.S. Geographical Service outposts in other states are helping monitor Hawaii's volcanoes and earthquakes while work is done to repair Tropical Storm Iselle's damage to the Hawaiian Volcano Observatory.

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Hurricane Iselle Impact on Hawaii Election, Tourists, Transit

Posted: 08/07/2014 - Residents and tourists in Hawaii are bracing for two major storms swirling toward the island chain. Hurricane Iselle is expected to hit the Big Island on Thursday evening, canceling flights and shaking up the final days of campaigns before the state's primary election. Hurricane Julio is following in the Pacific, having strengthened into a Category 2 storm but forecast to pass just north of the islands sometime Sunday morning.

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NOAA’s Updated Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook Calls for an Increased Chance of a Below-Normal Season

Posted: 08/07/2014 - Forecasters with NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center raised the likelihood for a below-normal season in today’s update to the Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook. The update predicts a 70 percent chance of a below-normal season, a 25 percent chance of a near-normal season and only a five percent chance of an above-normal season. The probabilities in the initial outlook issued on May 22 were 50 percent, 40 percent and 10 percent, respectively.

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Forecasters Expect Slower Atlantic Storm Season

Posted: 08/07/2014 - Federal forecasters say the Atlantic hurricane season will be even quieter than predicted, thanks to atmospheric and oceanic conditions suppressing storm formation.

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Formal Notice of Katrina, Rita Claims Denied

Posted: 08/06/2014 - In a postscript to ill-fated damage claims made against the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers following hurricanes Katrina and Rita, the Corps has sent out about 565,000 letters formally notifying victims of those storms that their claims have been denied.

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Tropical Storm Bertha Weakening Even More

Posted: 08/05/2014 - Tropical Storm Bertha continues to weaken as it moves northward in the Atlantic, posing no direct threat to the U.S. East Coast.

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Bertha Weakens to a Tropical Storm

Posted: 08/05/2014 - Bertha has weakened to a tropical storm just a day after becoming a hurricane as it moves northward in the Atlantic, posing no direct threat to the U.S. East Coast.

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National Hurricane Center Message to the Brazos Valley

Updated: 07/31/2014 - June 1st through November 30th officially marks the length of the Atlantic Hurricane Season. During that period, the National Hurricane Center spends its time monitoring the tropics for the next storm to threaten the United State Coastline.

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Wall of Wind Research Aiming to Create a Hurricane Resilient Coastline

Updated: 07/31/2014 - Sitting on 1.6 acres of land at Florida International University is a research project known as the Wall of Wind. After Hurricane Andrew, it was created in hopes to develop better building codes to withstand strong winds created by tropical systems.

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Arthur Moves Up Coast, Soaking New England

Posted: 07/04/2014 - It's not much of a beach day on this Fourth of July along the mid-Atlantic coast and the Northeast, as Hurricane Arthur makes its way north.

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Hurricane Arthur Weakens to a Category 1 Storm

Updated: 07/04/2014 - Hurricane Arthur is moving offshore and away from North Carolina's Outer Banks after slashing into the state's barrier islands overnight. It has now weakened to a Category 1 storm.

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Hurricane Arthur Strengthens to Category 2

Updated: 07/04/2014 - Hurricane Arthur has strengthened into a Category 2 hurricane, with winds increasing to 100 mph as it nears the North Carolina coast.

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Arthur Strengthens into a Hurricane

Updated: 07/03/2014 - The east coast is monitoring tropical activity off the east coast as they now deal with the Atlantic Hurricane season's first named storm, Hurricane Arthur.

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Tropical Depression ONE Forms off Florida Coast

Updated: 06/30/2014 - A tropical depression has formed off the coast of Florida and is expected to develop fairly quickly into the first named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season.

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Tropical Development Possible off Eastern Florida Coast

Updated: 06/30/2014 - The National Hurricane Center is monitoring an area of disturbed weather off the East Coast of Florida. Should it develop, it could become the first named storm of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season.

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