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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.

Chris weakens to post-tropical cyclone: NHC

Jul 12 2018

Chris weakened to a post-tropical cyclone on Thursday from a hurricane as it raced towards Cape Race and the Avalon peninsula of Newfoundland, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Hurricane Chris to become post-tropical cyclone by Thursday: NHC

Jul 11 2018

Hurricane Chris, moving north-eastward toward Newfoundland, is likely to become a post-tropical cyclone by Thursday afternoon, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.

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Hurricane Chris strengthens, stays well off U.S. Atlantic Coast

Jul 10 2018

Hurricane Chris gathered strength as it churned off the coast of the Mid-Atlantic states to become a Category 2 storm on the Saffir-Simpson wind scale on Tuesday, but it was not expected to make landfall over the United States, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

NHC says Chris strengthens into a Category 2 hurricane

Jul 10 2018

Chris, the second hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic season strengthened into a Category 2 storm on the Saffir-Simpson wind scale and additional strengthening is likely through Wednesday morning, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said.

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Chris strengthens to hurricane: U.S. NHC

Jul 10 2018

Chris has strengthened to become the second hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic season as it moves away from the United States, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Tuesday.

NHC sees 20 percent chance of cyclone near Greater Antilles

Jul 10 2018

A system associated with remnants of storm Beryl has a 20 percent chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in the next 48 hours near Hispaniola, or the Greater Antilles, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday.

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Tropical Storm Chris to become hurricane on Tuesday: NHC

Jul 09 2018

Tropical Storm Chris is expected to develop to hurricane strength on Tuesday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory.

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Chris set to become hurricane, Beryl poses flood threat to Puerto Rico

Jul 09 2018

Tropical Storm Chris strengthened in the mid-Atlantic and was expected to become a hurricane on Monday evening or Tuesday, while the former Hurricane Beryl dwindled into a heavy rainstorm threatening to bring flooding to Puerto Rico, forecasters said.

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Chris set to become hurricane, Beryl poses flood threat to Puerto Rico

Jul 09 2018

Tropical Storm Chris strengthened in the mid-Atlantic and was expected to become a hurricane on Monday evening or Tuesday, while the former Hurricane Beryl dwindled into a heavy rainstorm threatening to bring flooding to Puerto Rico, forecasters said.

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Tropical Storm Chris brings rough surf to North Carolina coast

Jul 09 2018

Beachgoers in North Carolina should beware of dangerous rip currents as Tropical Storm Chris spins along the mid-Atlantic coast, Governor Roy Cooper warned on Monday after a man drowned in rough surf just north of Nags Head.

Storm Chris moving off Carolinas; to become hurricane later Monday: NHC

Jul 09 2018

Tropical Storm Chris, meandering well off the coast of the Carolinas, is expected to strengthen into a hurricane later in the day, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Monday.

Hurricane Beryl weakens to tropical storm: NHC

Jul 07 2018

Hurricane Beryl weakened to a tropical storm on Saturday as it approached eastern Caribbean Sea islands, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory.

NHC says Hurricane Beryl strengthens, approaching Lesser Antilles

Jul 06 2018

Hurricane Beryl was a little stronger and was forecast to still be a hurricane as it approaches the Lesser Antilles, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory.

NHC says 70 percent chance of cyclone Southeast of North Carolina coast

Jul 06 2018

A low pressure system located a few hundred miles southeast of the North Carolina coast has a 70 pct chance of developing into a tropical cyclone in next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory.

Beryl becomes first hurricane of 2018 Atlantic season

Jul 06 2018

Beryl became the first hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in latest advisory.

Tropical Storm Beryl could become hurricane on Friday: NHC

Jul 05 2018

Tropical Storm Beryl continues to strengthen over the tropical Atlantic and with additional strengthening could become a hurricane on Friday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Thursday.

Tropical storm Beryl forms east-southeast of Lesser Antilles in Caribbean: NHC

Jul 05 2018

A tropical depression has strengthened into Tropical Storm Beryl east-southeast of the Lesser Antilles in the Caribbean Sea, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said in its latest advisory on Thursday.

Tropical Storm Beryl could strengthen into hurricane by Saturday: NHC

Jul 05 2018

Tropical Storm Beryl is strengthening over the tropical Atlantic and could become a hurricane by Friday or Saturday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Thursday.

Two tropical depressions likely in Atlantic by end of week: NHC

Jul 05 2018

Two low pressure systems in the Atlantic ocean could form into tropical depressions by the end of the week, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Wednesday.

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Hurricanes cost Caribbean $1 billion in tourism: industry group

Jun 14 2018

NASSAU The Caribbean lost more than $1 billion in tourism revenue after hurricanes deterred visitors during the costliest storm season on record, and recovery efforts could cost close to $6 billion, the Caribbean Tourism Organization said on Wednesday.