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Bermuda on alert as Hurricane Leslie approaches


September 7th, 2012 - 8:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Hurricane Leslie continued moving in a northward direction on early Friday morning, slowly approaching the British overseas territory of Bermuda where residents have stocked up on supplies ... Read more...

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New depression prompts tropical storm warnings in the Caribbean


August 21st, 2012 - 5:44 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- A new tropical depression formed east of the Lesser Antilles in the Atlantic on early Tuesday morning, prompting tropical storm watches and warnings across a swath of ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Aletta forms far off Mexico’s Pacific coast, no threat


May 15th, 2012 - 9:26 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI, FLORIDA (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Aletta formed far off Mexico's Pacific coast on Monday evening, making it the first tropical storm of the Eastern Pacific hurricane season, forecasters said. Some ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Kenneth forms in the Eastern Pacific, expected to strengthen


November 21st, 2011 - 4:22 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Kenneth formed far off the Pacific coast of Mexico on Sunday afternoon, forecasters said, and the system is expected to become a rare late season hurricane ... Read more...

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Tropical storm Sean could soon become a hurricane


November 10th, 2011 - 8:15 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, Nov 10 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US storm watchers say Tropical Storm Sean is gaining speed and could become a hurricane in the next 24 hours. The storm was located between the US ... Read more...

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Tropical storm Rina could strengthen in the next couple of days


October 24th, 2011 - 11:12 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Caribbean, Oct 24 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tropical storm Rina was traveling at a sustained top speed of 65 kph on Monday morning. The Miami-based National Hurricane Center announced that the storm was located ... Read more...

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23 die as hurricane rains hit Central America


October 13th, 2011 - 2:25 pm ICT by IANS
Mexico City, Oct 13 (IANS) At least 23 people died Wednesday as torrential rain from Hurricane Jova and two other tropical storms caused deadly flash-floods and landslides in El Salvador, ... Read more...

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Hurricane Jova to strike Mexico soon


October 11th, 2011 - 11:04 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Mexico City, Oct 11 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Mexico is bracing up for the strike of Hurricane Jova on Tuesday. Four coastal cities have been alerted and evacuated ahead of the arrival of the ... Read more...

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Category four hurricane Hilary could threaten Baja California


September 24th, 2011 - 12:04 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Major Hurricane Hilary continued to move away from the Pacific coast of Mexico on Friday morning, but forecasts indicate the Baja California peninsula could be at risk of ... Read more...

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Canada is bracing up for Hurricane Maria


September 16th, 2011 - 11:42 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Ottawa, Sept 16 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Canada is bracing for the strike of Hurricane Maria on Friday. The country’s weather forecasters issued an alert on Friday. In the warning which was contained in ... Read more...

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Hurricane Katia weakens to category 3 storm


September 6th, 2011 - 8:21 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, Sept 6 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The US National Hurricane Center in Miami announced on Tuesday that Hurricane Katia has weakened back to Category 3 storm. The storm grew briefly to a Category ... Read more...

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Hurricane Katia strengthens into a major category four hurricane


September 6th, 2011 - 1:48 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Hurricane Katia rapidly strengthened into a major category four storm on Monday as it moved north of the Caribbean, forecasters said. There is no immediate threat to land.Katia ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Lee forms in the Gulf of Mexico, heads for Louisiana


September 3rd, 2011 - 2:26 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Lee formed south of Louisiana in the Gulf of Mexico on early Friday afternoon, forecasters said, prompting tropical storm warnings and a state of emergency for ... Read more...

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Dry air could prevent Tropical Storm Katia from strengthening


August 31st, 2011 - 9:35 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Katia, located in the eastern Atlantic, continued to gradually strengthen on Wednesday morning, forecasters said, but dry air could threaten development of the system later this ... Read more...

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Tropical storm Katia strengthens


August 30th, 2011 - 11:52 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, Aug 30 (THAINDIAN NEWS) The National Hurricane Center in Miami has warned that Tropical Storm Katia is strengthening. The NHC predicts that the storm may develop into a hurricane at a ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Katia forms in the far eastern Atlantic, set to become major hurricane


August 30th, 2011 - 8:37 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Katia formed in the far eastern Atlantic on early Tuesday morning and is expected to become a major hurricane later this week, forecasters said.Forecasters at the ... Read more...

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Tropical depression forms in the far eastern Atlantic, may threaten the Caribbean


August 29th, 2011 - 7:54 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Depression Twelve formed in the far eastern Atlantic on early Monday morning, forecasters said. The depression is forecast to strengthen into a hurricane later this week, after ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Jose passes west of Bermuda


August 29th, 2011 - 6:41 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Jose passed just west of the British overseas territory of Bermuda on late Sunday afternoon, forecasters said, hours after it unexpectedly formed.Forecasters at the U.S. National ... Read more...

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Hurricane Irene makes landfall in North Carolina, killing 3


August 27th, 2011 - 6:54 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- The center of Hurricane Irene made landfall in North Carolina on early Saturday morning, forecasters said. Three storm-related fatalities have so far been reported. Irene made landfall at about ... Read more...

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Hurricane Irene weakens slightly as it marches toward North Carolina


August 26th, 2011 - 7:19 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Hurricane Irene weakened slightly on early Friday morning as it marched toward North Carolina, forecasters said, while further hurricane warnings have been issued for the U.S. East Coast.Irene ... Read more...

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More than 800,000 without power as Hurricane Irene slams Puerto Rico


August 22nd, 2011 - 7:18 pm ICT by BNO News
SAN JUAN (BNO NEWS) -- Irene strengthened into a hurricane on early Monday morning after it made landfall in the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, forecasters said, causing widespread damage and leaving ... Read more...

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Tropical depression forms in the western Caribbean Sea, heads for Honduras


August 19th, 2011 - 3:29 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Depression Eight formed in the western Caribbean Sea on late Thursday evening, forecasters said, prompting tropical storm watches for Honduras and Guatemala.Forecasters at the U.S. National Hurricane ... Read more...

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Bermuda cancels tropical storm warning as Gert turns to the northeast


August 16th, 2011 - 1:12 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- The Bermuda Weather Service on Monday canceled a tropical storm warning for the British overseas territory after Tropical Storm Gert turned to the north-northeast, earlier than expected.Forecasters at ... Read more...

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Tropical storm Gert to hit Bermuda


August 15th, 2011 - 7:10 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Bermuda, 15 Aug (THAINDIAN NEWS) Residents on the island of Bermuda are bracing themselves up for tropical storm Gert. Residents have moved their ships out of the ocean and homes near the ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Eugene is far away from Mexico


August 2nd, 2011 - 7:06 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, Aug 2 (THAINDIAN NEWS) US meteorological experts say Tropical Storm Eugene is still far from the coast of Mexico. The storm is one of the numerous named ones that have ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Emily forms in the Caribbean, heads for the Dominican Republic


August 2nd, 2011 - 3:25 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Emily formed in the Caribbean Sea on early Monday evening, forecasters said, prompting tropical storm warnings for numerous islands. The storm is expected to slowly strengthen.Forecasters ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Eugene forms in the Pacific, no threat to land


July 31st, 2011 - 10:25 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Eugene formed far off the Pacific coast of Mexico on early Sunday morning, forecasters said, but the system poses no threat to land.Forecasters at the U.S. ... Read more...

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Tropical storm Cindy moving away from land


July 21st, 2011 - 7:55 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Miami, July 21 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tropical storm Cindy is moving away from land into the open ocean, US weather forecasters have announced. The tropical storm is the third named storm in ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Dora forms south of Guatemala, expected to become a hurricane


July 19th, 2011 - 1:22 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical storm Dora formed south of Guatemala on late Monday morning, forecasters said, and the storm is expected to reach hurricane strength by late Tuesday.Forecasters at the U.S. ... Read more...

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Tropical storm Bret forms near the Bahamas, watch in effect


July 18th, 2011 - 8:06 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical storm Bret formed north of the Bahamas on early Sunday evening, forecasters said, prompting a tropical storm watch for some islands nearby.As of 8 p.m. EDT (0000 ... Read more...

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Tropical storm Beatriz forms off the Pacific coast of Mexico; hurricane watch issued


June 20th, 2011 - 1:00 am ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Tropical Storm Beatriz formed off the Pacific coast of Mexico on late Sunday morning, prompting a hurricane watch for some local coastlines, forecasters said.Forecasters at the U.S. National ... Read more...

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U.S. warns against travel to Haiti amid threat posed by Tropical Storm Tomas


November 2nd, 2010 - 10:18 pm ICT by BNO News
WASHINGTON, D.C. (BNO NEWS) -- The U.S. government on Tuesday warned American citizens to avoid traveling to Haiti because of the threat posed by Tropical Storm Tomas, which is expected to hit ... Read more...

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Hurricane Tomas Strengthens, Becomes Category 2


October 31st, 2010 - 8:53 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The weather forecasters announced early Sunday morning that Hurricane Tomas has strengthened to Category 2 storm as it traveled through the eastern Caribbean. The National Hurricane ... Read more...

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Several killed on St. Vincent as Hurricane Tomas strengthens into a category two storm


October 31st, 2010 - 2:26 pm ICT by BNO News
MIAMI (BNO NEWS) -- Hurricane Tomas strengthened into a category two storm on early Sunday morning, meteorologists said, as several people have reportedly been killed on the Caribbean island of St. Vincent.As ... Read more...

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Tropical Storm Tomas Likely To Turn Into A Hurricane


October 30th, 2010 - 8:42 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Miami, Oct 30, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Tropical Storm Tomas has formed a major depression along the Atlantic and could gain the strength of a hurricane, the United States National Hurricane Center ... Read more...

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