Hurricane Ida: More than 25 deaths as storm pounds New York

A stunned US East Coast woke to a rising death toll, surging rivers and destruction after the remnants of Hurricane Ida walloped the region with record-breaking rain, filling low-lying apartments with water and turning roads into car-swallowing canals. At least 12 people died in New York City in flooding caused by the remnants of Ida.… Continue reading Hurricane Ida: More than 25 deaths as storm pounds New York

Hurricane Ida destruction could lift infrastructure bill hopes

Louisiana lawmaker discusses impact of Hurricane Ida Rep. Garrett Graves, R-La., on the aftermath of Hurricane Ida and the recovery process after the storm leaves residents without power and gas. The monumental destruction wreaked this week by Hurricane Ida, one of the most powerful storms to ever make landfall in the U.S., has become a… Continue reading Hurricane Ida destruction could lift infrastructure bill hopes

UK weather: Hurricane Ida fallout to push new 'heatwave' to Britain next week – but thunderstorms too, Met Office warns

BRITS could see another heatwave next week as the fallout from Hurricane Ida spills across the Atlantic – but thunderstorms will be coming too. The terrifying tropical storm won't hit the UK, but its remnants have the power to manipulate our weather over the coming days. It comes after Americans were swamped in a devastating… Continue reading UK weather: Hurricane Ida fallout to push new 'heatwave' to Britain next week – but thunderstorms too, Met Office warns

Biden to visit Hurricane Ida devastation in Louisiana on Friday

Hurricane Ida leaves parts of Louisiana feeling like a ‘third world country’ Fox News’ Jeff Paul reports from Chauvin, La., with the latest on the storm damage and recovery. President Biden on Friday will tour the devastation left by Hurricane Ida when it slammed into Louisiana last weekend as a Category 4 storm. He also… Continue reading Biden to visit Hurricane Ida devastation in Louisiana on Friday

Hurricane Ida forecast to strengthen as it nears Louisiana – The Denver Post

NEW ORLEANS — Forecasters warned residents along the northern Gulf of Mexico coast to rush preparations ahead of Hurricane Ida, which is expected to rapidly intensify and bring winds as high as 130 mph (209 kph), life-threatening storm surge and flooding rain when it slams ashore Sunday in Louisiana. The National Hurricane Center warned that… Continue reading Hurricane Ida forecast to strengthen as it nears Louisiana – The Denver Post

Hurricane Iota to bring 'potentially catastrophic' winds, dangerous storm surge to Central America

First responders create awards for Patriot Awards Fox Nation will host the 2nd annual Patriot Awards on November 20, 2020. Hurricane Iota is expected to bring "potentially catastrophic" winds and "life-threatening storm surge" to Central America, according to the National Hurricane Center. The fast-forming hurricane is taking aim at Nicaragua and Honduras, which were recently battered by… Continue reading Hurricane Iota to bring 'potentially catastrophic' winds, dangerous storm surge to Central America

2nd typhoon to hit Philippines this month kills at least 39, strands thousands

Thick mud and debris coated many villages around the Philippine capital Friday after a typhoon caused extensive flooding that sent people fleeing to their roofs and killed at least 39 people. Thousands of people have been rescued, though waters have mostly receded. The military was rescuing people in places where waters remained high. Amphibious assault… Continue reading 2nd typhoon to hit Philippines this month kills at least 39, strands thousands

Hurricane Delta forecast to follow Laura's path, will weaken after landfall

Fox Extreme Weather Center: Tracking Delta undefined Hurricane Delta is forecast to make landfall within "the next couple of hours" along Louisiana's southwest coast, in almost the exact same spot as Hurricane Laura did six weeks ago.  Life-threatening storm surge, hurricane-force winds, heavy rain with dangerous flooding and tornadoes will also be possible, especially east of the center of circulation.  Southwest… Continue reading Hurricane Delta forecast to follow Laura's path, will weaken after landfall

Gulf Coast faces hurricane threat as 'strengthening' Tropical Storm Delta moves through Caribbean

2020 Atlantic hurricane season is running out of names, so what happens next? With a number of weeks left in the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season and only one name left on the official storm name list, the National Hurricane Center explains what happens next. A newly formed tropical storm on Monday was growing stronger in the warm waters… Continue reading Gulf Coast faces hurricane threat as 'strengthening' Tropical Storm Delta moves through Caribbean

Hurricane Sally Closing In On Gulf Coast

Hurricane Sally is closing in on the Gulf Coast as a dangerous Category 1 storm, prompting southern states to issue mandatory evacuation orders. Sally is expected to produce heavy rainfall with flash flooding, life threatening storm surge, hurricane-force winds and tornadoes, according to the National Weather Service. As per a Public Advisory issued at 7… Continue reading Hurricane Sally Closing In On Gulf Coast

Hurricane Sally makes landfall on Alabama's Gulf Coast, with $2B in damage expected

Could see oil prices fall below $30 a barrel: Expert The Schork Group Principal Stephen Schork on his outlook for oil and gas prices. FAIRHOPE, Ala. (Reuters) – Hurricane Sally made landfall on Alabama's Gulf Coast on Wednesday morning as a Category Two hurricane, after winds intensified overnight. Continue Reading Below Winds were clocked at 105 miles per… Continue reading Hurricane Sally makes landfall on Alabama's Gulf Coast, with $2B in damage expected

Hurricane Dorian: Hundreds flee as conditions are ‘rapidly deteriorating’

Conditions in the Bahamas are “rapidly deteriorating” six days after Hurricane Dorian ripped through the islands. Tens of thousands of people are homeless and it is estimated that around $3bn (£2.4bn) in insured property has been damaged in the Caribbean. The official number of dead – 43 – is expected to rise as the situation… Continue reading Hurricane Dorian: Hundreds flee as conditions are ‘rapidly deteriorating’

Hurricane Dorian storms its way up the east coast

Hurricane Dorian strengthens to a Category 3 with 115MPH winds as one MILLION evacuate the Carolinas and governor warns time is running out to escape – while forecasters say the storm will hit New York ‘like a lower end nor’easter’ Hurricane Dorian has strengthened to a Category 3 as it approaches east coast South Carolina… Continue reading Hurricane Dorian storms its way up the east coast

Ethereum Finds Potential Use Case in Hurricane Florence’s Arrival: Automated Insurance Payouts | BTCMANAGER

Ethereum (ETH), the largest altcoin concerning market cap seems to be on a long ride down, as the price of the smart contracts-focused crypto token has slumped considerably in the past few weeks. However, this has not deterred enthusiasts from exploring new horizons, as according to a report on Forbes, dated September 11, 2018, Ethereum’s… Continue reading Ethereum Finds Potential Use Case in Hurricane Florence’s Arrival: Automated Insurance Payouts | BTCMANAGER

First-of-its-Kind Blockchain-Based Hurricane Insurance Policy Created for Puerto Rico

A decentralised insurance platform has announced its support for the first blockchain-enabled insurance product to tackle natural disasters in Puerto Rico. According to an announcement, Etherisc’s hurricane insurance policy uses smart contracts to take away the strain of having to deal with traditional insurance companies. The need for the new policy from the Zug-based startup… Continue reading First-of-its-Kind Blockchain-Based Hurricane Insurance Policy Created for Puerto Rico