Weather

May 25, 2018 - 11:39 am
MIAMI (AP) — A storm kicking up in the Caribbean Sea is threatening to bring heavy rainfall and flash floods to parts of Mexico, Cuba, Florida and the eastern U.S. Gulf Coast this weekend and possibly beyond. Subtropical Storm Alberto - the first named storm of the 2018 hurricane season - was...
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The National Hurricane Center's first forecast track for Subtropical Storm Alberto calls for the system to head for the northern Gulf Coast and come ashore near the Mississippi - Alabama line on Monday. "On this forecast track, Alberto is expected to pass near the eastern coast of the Yucatan...
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The National Hurricane Centers says that Subtropical Storm Alberto has formed in the northwestern Caribbean Sea. Forecasters will issue the first advisory for the system at 10:00am.An Air Force Reserve reconnaissance aircraft is scheduled to investigate the low this afternoon. NHC will initiate...
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The National Hurricane Center says there is a 90% chance that an area of low pressure will develop into a tropical depression, tropical storm or hurricane in the Gulf of Mexico over the holiday weekend. In the meantime we are expecting some unrelated rain and storms. "Get ready for another stormy...
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A man walks down the stormy beach at a hotel in Salalah, Oman, Friday, May 25, 2018. Cyclone Mekunu will be "extremely severe" when it crashes into the Arabian Peninsula this weekend, meteorologists warned Friday, after earlier thrashing the Yemeni island of Socotra. (AP Photo/Kamran Jebreili)
May 25, 2018 - 6:08 am
SALALAH, Oman (AP) — Cyclone Mekunu will be "extremely severe" when it crashes into the Arabian Peninsula this weekend after earlier thrashing the Yemeni island of Socotra, meteorologists warned Friday as the eye of the storm headed toward the coast of Oman. Yemeni officials said preliminary...
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May 24, 2018 - 10:34 pm
The National Hurricane Center says sign continue to point to development of a tropical or subtropical system in the Gulf soon. "A broad surface low drifting slowly northward over the eastern Yucatan Peninsula has become better defined since yesterday," according to an advisory. "Environmental...
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Men walk on a road flooded after heavy rain and strong winds caused damage in Hadibu as Cyclone Mekunu pounded the Yemeni island of Socotra, Thursday, May 24, 2018. At least 17 people were reported missing. The powerful storm remained on path to strike Oman this weekend. (AP Photo/Abdullah Morgan)
May 24, 2018 - 10:09 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Cyclone Mekunu pounded the Yemeni island of Socotra in the Arabian Sea on Thursday morning, lashing it with heavy rain and strong winds as the powerful storm remained on a path to strike Oman this weekend. At least 17 people were reported missing. With winds now...
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May 24, 2018 - 9:37 am
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — The Latest on Cyclone Mekuni (all times local): 6:30 p.m. Images circulated online from Yemen's Socotra island show soaking wet residents attempting to find shelter from Cyclone Mekunu, which pounded the area on its path toward Oman. The photos and video footage,...
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The National Hurricane Center expects an area of disturbed weather to become a tropical or subtropical depression in the Gulf of Mexico. "A broad, stationary surface low pressure system centered over the southeastern Yucatan Peninsula is gradually becoming better defined," according to an NHC...
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