Posts Tagged ‘hurricane’

Hurricane Rina sets her eyes on Mexico’s Cozumel, Cancun


Finish your mojitos and head indoors. That’s the advice for anyone in the Caribbean where Hurricane Rina, expected to grow to a Category 3 storm, may wreak havoc and generally ruin peoples’ days. Currently a Category 1 storm, Rina may seem like an innocent and harmless little girl everyone loved in fifth grade, but she’ll […]

Tropical Storm Lee’s Gulf Coast landfall in Photos

Pensacola Beach (@ExtremeStorms Photo)

See what Gulf Coast beaches looked like as Tropical Storm Lee made its way ashore through the eye of Twitter users.

Irene slams New Jersey coastline, millions without power

Long beach flooding

After an initial landfall in North Carolina, Hurricane Irene swept along the New Jersey shoreline, knocking down trees, washing away beaches and cutting power to thousands. Nearly five inches of rain were reported in Atlantic City. In Ocean City, winds hit 69 mph. Along the shore, Atlantic City had 4.56 inches of rain as of […]