Buzzwords A hurricane or tropical cyclone is a storm system characterized by a large low-pressure center and numerous thunderstorms that produce strong winds and heavy rain. – Wikipedia The hurricane season in the Atlantic runs June 1 – November 30. National Hurricane Center The National Hurricane Center (NHC) is a component of the National Centers …

Hurricane Maria 2017

Photo: NASA Marshall, Maria Intensifies Wikipedia: Hurricane Maria is regarded as being the worst natural disaster on record to affect Dominica and Puerto Rico and the deadliest Atlantic hurricane since Hurricane Jeanne in 2004. The tenth-most intense Atlantic hurricane on record and the most intense tropical cyclone worldwide of 2017, Maria was the thirteenth named …

Hurricane Florence 2018

Photo: NASA Goddard, Limb view Headlines Florence to Cause Flash Flooding – Hurricane Florence slows to crawl as it batters Carolinas Hurricane Florence path shifts: ‘Storm of a lifetime’ headed to Carolina coast Photos Hurricanes Crisis North Carolina South Carolina

Hurricane Irma (2017)

Irma Hashtag: #HurricaneIrma This satellite view of Hurricane #Irma shows the storm moving through Florida in the last 24hrs. Watch & learn more: — NASA (@NASA) September 12, 2017 Photos Elsewhere on the Web Hurricanes Crisis Florida Cuba

Hurricane Harvey 2017

Photo: Goddard Space, Hurricane Harvey Hashtag: #HurricaneHarvey Twitter Moment Hurricane Harvey Embedded Tweets Following Visit Houston @VisitHouston — Ron Mader (@ronmader) August 29, 2017 Headlines harvey-anniversary-houston-preparing-next-big-storm Hurricanes Crisis Houston

Hurricane Sandy 2012

2012 Super Storm Ron’s Blog: Hunkering Down and Bracing for Hurricane Sandy … News Coverage PBS Newshour CS Monitor ABC Earthsky Social Web Google Crisis Map ‘Frankenstorm’ Sandy hits the North American East Coast Storify Social-media-fails-hurricane-sandy Media Coverage Guardian Photoshopping and Sandy Local Sources – …