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Haitian president defends aid effort as anger mounts

Nov 04 2016
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PORT-AU-PRINCE Haiti's interim President Jocelerme Privert defended a government-coordinated storm relief effort on Friday, saying aid had reached some 2 million victims of Hurricane Matthew, amid anger about uneven distribution of food and other materials.

Rains from storm Don beginning to spread over Windward Islands: NHC

Jul 18 2017

Rains from tropical storm Don were beginning to spread over the Windward Islands, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Tuesday.

NHC says tropical depression four expected to weaken on Friday

Jul 06 2017

Tropical depression four is expected to degenerate to a remnant low or a tropical wave on Friday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

NHC says Tropical Depression Four forms in the atlantic

Jul 05 2017

Tropical Depression Four has formed in the Atlantic Ocean but is not expected to intensify into a full-fledged tropical storm, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Thursday.

NHC says 60 percent chance of cyclone near Cape Verde

Jul 05 2017

A low pressure system located about 850 miles (1,367.9 km) west-southwest of the Cape Verde islands has a 60 percent chance of developing into a tropical cyclone over the next two days, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory on Wednesday.

NHC says 20 percent chance of storm west-southwest of Cabo Verde islands

Jul 03 2017

A broad low pressure system located about 650 miles west-southwest of the Cabo Verde Islands has a 20 percent chance of strengthening into a tropical storm over the next two days, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Monday.

Hurricane Dora forms off Mexico's Pacific coast

Jun 26 2017

MEXICO CITY Hurricane Dora formed off the western coast of Mexico in the Pacific Ocean on Monday, but it was expected to slow and remain offshore, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Tropical Storm Dora expected to become hurricane on Monday: NHC

Jun 26 2017

MEXICO CITY Tropical Storm Dora, located off the western coast of Mexico in the Pacific Ocean, is strengthening quickly and is expected to become a hurricane on Monday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Sunday.

Remnants of tropical storm drench U.S. Gulf Coast, spawn twisters, flooding

Jun 22 2017

The remnants of Tropical Storm Cindy brought tornadoes and flooding to the U.S. Gulf Coast on Thursday and its heavy rains will drench much of the eastern United States in coming days, forecasters said.

Operators shut 16 percent of oil output in U.S. Gulf of Mexico: regulators

Jun 22 2017

HOUSTON Energy companies had shut about 16 percent of U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil output as of midday Thursday due to Tropical Depression Cindy, representing 288,186 barrels per day of the region's production, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) said in a notice.

Cindy weakens to a tropical depression: NHC

Jun 22 2017

Storm Cindy has weakened into a tropical depression but continues to bring heavy rains, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Thursday.

Tropical storm Cindy makes landfall in southwestern Louisiana: NHC

Jun 22 2017

Tropical storm Cindy made landfall in southwestern Louisiana on Thursday morning and is expected to weaken over the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Tropical Storm Cindy weakens slightly ahead of U.S. Gulf Coast landfall

Jun 21 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy churned slowly on Wednesday across the Gulf of Mexico toward an expected landing on the Texas-Louisiana border, after claiming the life of a vacationing child and threatening to bring flash floods from Texas to Florida.

Heavy rainfall from storm Cindy affecting the northern Gulf Coast: NHC

Jun 21 2017

Heavy rainfall from Tropical Storm Cindy is affecting the northern Gulf Coast and these rains could produce life-threatening flash flooding, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory.

Operators shut 17 percent of Gulf of Mexico oil output ahead of Storm Cindy: regulators

Jun 21 2017

HOUSTON Energy companies have shut roughly 17 percent, or 301,618 barrels per day, of U.S. Gulf of Mexico oil production ahead of Tropical Storm Cindy, the Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) said on Wednesday.

Tropical Storm Cindy to hit U.S. Gulf Coast late Wednesday

Jun 21 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy is expected to make landfall on the Gulf Coast near the Texas-Louisiana border on Wednesday, threatening to bring flash floods from Texas to Florida, according to the National Hurricane Center.

U.S. Gulf Coast braces for Tropical Storm Cindy

Jun 21 2017

Communities and oil refining and production facilities from Texas to Florida braced on Tuesday for potential disruptions as Tropical Storm Cindy strengthened over the U.S. Gulf of Mexico, threatening to bring flash floods across parts of the northern Gulf Coast.

Tropical storm Cindy strengthens over central Gulf of Mexico: NHC

Jun 20 2017

Tropical storm Cindy has strengthened over the central Gulf of Mexico and is expected to produce heavy rainfall that could cause life-threatening flash flooding across portions of the northern Gulf Coast, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday.

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U.S. Hurricane Center says storm Bret degenerates into a tropical wave

Jun 20 2017

Tropical storm Bret has degenerated into a tropical wave, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday.

Tropical Storm Cindy meandering over the central Gulf of Mexico

Jun 20 2017

Tropical Storm Cindy was meandering over the central Gulf of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday.

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Oil traders brace for storm expected to hit U.S. Gulf Coast this week

Jun 20 2017

Oil traders from Texas to Louisiana braced on Tuesday for supply disruptions as a potential tropical storm developing in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico threatened to hit refining and production centers with wind and rain later this week.