Hurricane Matthew Poised to Strike Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas [Updates]

Hurricane Matthew Poised to Strike Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas [Updates]

On Oct. 6, 2016, Hurricane Matthew is poised to hit Florida with sustained winds of 140 mph with higher gusts. The storm is considered a category 4 with the possibility of reaching a level 5. According to the National Hurricane Center, even if the storm remains offshore the effects will be catastrophic. The Washington Post reports […]

2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season Expected to Be Busy

2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season Expected to Be Busy

The 2016 Atlantic hurricane season is expected to be busy. On Aug. 11, 2016, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) updated their forecast numbers regarding the second half of the ongoing season. According to News13, the NOAA made a prediction that the 2016 hurricane season may be the strongest since 2012. The agency increased […]

Rare Subtropical Storm Alex Heads for Azores [Updated 14, 2-16]

Rare Subtropical Storm Alex Heads for Azores [Updated 14, 2-16]

On Jan. 13, 2016, the non-tropical low-pressure system that started on Jan. 7, in the Eastern Atlantic Ocean, has officially brewed into Subtropical Storm Alex. Located less than 1000 miles west of Portugal, the rare subtropical storm is forecast to move northeast and north through the Eastern Atlantic Ocean over the next few days as […]