Articles tagged "2018 pacific hurricane season"

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Potentially catastrophic Category 5 Hurricane "Willa" aims Mexico

Potentially catastrophic Category 5 Hurricane "Willa" is moving northward and is expected to produce life-threatening storm surge, wind and rainfall over the portions of west-central and southwestern Mexico. This is the 22nd named storm of the 2018 Pacific...

October 22, 2018

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TC "Vicente" meandering near Mexico, TC Willa organizing, deadly landslide reported

Tropical Storm "Vicente" formed October 19, 2018, near the coast of southwest Mexico as the 21st named storm of the 2018 Pacific hurricane season. The storm is now meandering off the coast, dropping heavy rain and rising the threat of flash flooding and...

October 20, 2018

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Tropical Storm "Tara" crawling near SW Mexico, life-threatening flash floods and mudslides possible

Tropical Storm "Tara," the 20th named storm of the 2018 Pacific hurricane season is approaching southwestern Mexico, dropping heavy rain. Tara should pass very close to the coast or possibly move inland today or Wednesday, October 17. At 09:00 UTC on...

October 16, 2018

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Phoenix, AZ records wettest October ever, 4th wettest month, and the wettest water year to date

Heavy rain produced by remnants of Hurricane "Sergio" hit parts of Arizona on October 13, 2018, flooding low-lying roads and closing some local streets. The remnants of former Hurricane "Rosa" early in October 2018 combined with Hurricane...

October 14, 2018

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Tropical Storm "Sergio" about to make landfall in Baja California Sur

Tropical Storm "Sergio" is weakening as it quickly approaches the coast of Baja California Sur. Rainbands continue to spread over the peninsula and the northwestern Mexico state of Sonora, NHC said. On the forecast track, the center of Sergio will make...

October 12, 2018

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Tropical Storm "Rosa" approaching Baja California, flooding, debris flows and landslides possible over parts of Mexico and western United States

The center of Tropical Storm "Rosa" was located about 225 km (140 miles) WSW of Punta Eugenia, and 525 km (325 miles) SSW of San Felipe, Mexico at 09:00 UTC on October 1, 2018. Rosa is expected to produce heavy rain across Baja California and northwestern...

October 01, 2018

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Tropical Storm "Rosa" strengthening off the coast of Mexico

Tropical Storm "Rosa" formed at 15:00 UTC on September 25, 2018, off the coast of Mexico as the 17th named storm of the 2018 Pacific hurricane season. The system is strengthening and is expected to become a major hurricane on September 27. Swells generated...

September 26, 2018

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Massive floods kill 3.4 million poultry and 5500 hogs, estimates on crop losses still not available, North Carolina

Massive flooding caused by days of extremely heavy rains produced by Hurricane "Florence" killed about 3.4 million chickens and turkeys and 5 500 hogs in North Carolina alone. While it's known the flooding has affected the top 6 agricultural counties...

September 19, 2018

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"Unusual event" declared at Brunswick Nuclear Plant, North Carolina

An "unusual event" has been declared for Brunswick Nuclear Plant located just outside of Wilmington, North Carolina on September 17, 2018. This is the area where Hurricane "Florence" recently made landfall, causing 'historic and...

September 18, 2018

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Tropical Storm "Isaac" about to pass over Dominca, bringing heavy rain, strong winds and storm surge

Tropical Storm "Isaac" is moving west over the Atlantic Ocean toward the Caribbean and is expected to pass over Dominica Island (Lesser Antilles) during the afternoon (UTC) hours of September 13, 2018. The system is bringing heavy rain, strong winds and...

September 13, 2018

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Hurricane "Florence" forecast to stall or move very slowly along the coast, produce prolonged period of very dangerous conditions

Hurricane "Florence" is approaching the United States today and is forecast to bring prolonged life-threatening impacts to the southeastern states through the weekend. The storm will bring life-threatening storm surge, flash flooding, and destructive winds...

September 13, 2018

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Hurricane "Olivia" approaching Hawaii. Prepare for intense flooding rainfall, damaging winds, large and dangerous surf, and storm surge

Hurricane "Olivia," the 15th named storm of the 2018 Pacific hurricane season, is intensifying as it tracks toward Hawaii. Little change in strength is forecast through late Monday (HST), with gradual weakening possible starting sometime Tuesday, September...

September 10, 2018

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Lane's center to pass dangerously close or hit Hawaii. Officials: not enough shelters for everyone

The latest forecast track from the Central Pacific Hurricane Center brings the center of Lane dangerously close to the Hawaiian Islands during the Thursday through Saturday time frame, August 23 to 25. Regardless of the exact track of the storm, life-threatening...

August 23, 2018

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Major Hurricane "Lane" expected to turn toward Hawaii

Category 4 Hurricane "Lane" is heading west at 19 km/h (12 mph) and is expected to turn toward Hawaii on August 22 and 23 and pass dangerously close to the main Hawaiian Islands. Current forecast track doesn't call for a direct impact and Lane will be...

August 21, 2018

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Hurricane "Lane" rapidly strengthening, expected to pass south of Hawaii next week

Hurricane "Lane," the 12th named storm of the 2018 Pacific typhoon season is rapidly strengthening and this phase is expected to continue for the next 24 hours. Lane is expected to become a major hurricane today and pass south of Hawaii on August 21/22. ...

August 17, 2018

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Hurricane "Hector" to pass south of Hawaii as strong Category 2 system

Hector remains Category 4 hurricane as it moves closer to Hawaii today but some weakening is expected during the next 24 hours and Hector is expected to be a strong Category 2 hurricane as it moves south of Big Island on Wednesday, August 8, 2018. Swells generated...

August 07, 2018

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Two tropical storms form close to Mexico - John and Ileana, warnings issued

Two tropical storms formed close to Mexico over the past 12 hours, threatening the region with heavy rain, strong winds, and life-threatening surf and rip current conditions. Tropical Storm "Ileana" formed 21:00 UTC on August 5, about 265 km (165 miles)...

August 06, 2018

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Hector strengthens into a major hurricane on its way to Hawaii

Hurricane "Hector," the 8th named storm of the 2018 Pacific hurricane season, formed August 1 and strengthened into a hurricane at 14:00 UTC on August 2. Just six hours later, this small storm became a strong Category 2 hurricane. By 03:00 UTC on August 4,...

August 04, 2018

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Tropical Storm "Daniel" forms in the Eastern Pacific, no impact to land

Tropical Storm "Daniel" formed June 24, 2018, as the 4th named storm of the 2018 Pacific hurricane season. There are no coastal watches or warnings in effect and Daniel is expected to remain over open waters until it dissipates. At 15:00 UTC, June 24, the...

June 24, 2018

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Invest 90E forms in Eastern Pacific, may become the first tropical cyclone of 2018 season

Invest 90E formed in eastern North Pacific and NWS National Hurricane Center in Miami, Florida gives it high, 70% chance of becoming a tropical cyclone over the next 48 hours. If this comes true, the storm will form almost exactly one year after record early eastern...

May 09, 2018