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Short Update: Tropical Depression 9 forms, threatens land.

Short Update: Tropical Depression 9 forms, threatens land.
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Short Update: Tropical Depression 9 forms, threatens land.

And from the ashes it returns. Hurricane hunter planes found that the disturbance (99L) that we had been tracking entering the Gulf of Mexico has strengthened and is expected to be ...

And from the ashes it returns. Hurricane hunter planes found that the disturbance (99L) that we had been tracking entering the Gulf of Mexico has strengthened and is expected to become a named storm later this week. So, we'll keep it short. Where's it going, what's it doin ...

How Did It Happen: Record breaking Louisiana Flood August 2016

How Did It Happen: Record breaking Louisiana Flood August 2016
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How Did It Happen: Record breaking Louisiana Flood August 2016

A record flood in Louisiana. Hundreds, thousands of water rescues. August. People are dying, houses are flooding. People flock to shelters to escape the rising water. The she ...

A record flood in Louisiana. Hundreds, thousands of water rescues. August. People are dying, houses are flooding. People flock to shelters to escape the rising water. The shelters begin to flood. For most, the name “Katrina” probably creeps into mind. But no, this story ...

Hurricane Hunters Tour Hurricane Earl

Hurricane Hunters Tour Hurricane Earl
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Hurricane Hunters Tour Hurricane Earl

As Earl strengthened into a hurricane yesterday, meteorologist Sandy Delgado was given the opportunity to board the NOAA P3 hurricane hunter plane and give a birds eye view! Here a ...

As Earl strengthened into a hurricane yesterday, meteorologist Sandy Delgado was given the opportunity to board the NOAA P3 hurricane hunter plane and give a birds eye view! Here are some pictures of that experience, courtesy of Mr. Delgado! I think this counts as storm chasing, ...

Short Tropical Update: Aug 2 2016

Short Tropical Update: Aug 2 2016
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Short Tropical Update: Aug 2 2016

A vigorous tropical wave has been on the cusp of  being designated a tropical storm for about 36 hours now. A hurricane hunter aircraft was scheduled to enter the storm yesterday, ...

A vigorous tropical wave has been on the cusp of  being designated a tropical storm for about 36 hours now. A hurricane hunter aircraft was scheduled to enter the storm yesterday, but due to mechanical failures the flight was scrubbed. Today's mission is so far successful, with a ...

Wxchasing Hurricane Season 2016 Update

Wxchasing Hurricane Season 2016 Update
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Wxchasing Hurricane Season 2016 Update

Monday, August 1st, marks the beginning of a typically 3-month long period of heightened tropical activity in the Atlantic basin. The August-September-October (ASO) period accounts ...

Monday, August 1st, marks the beginning of a typically 3-month long period of heightened tropical activity in the Atlantic basin. The August-September-October (ASO) period accounts for on average 80% of the tropical storms in a given year and 86% of its hurricanes. Credit: L ...

Guest Blog: A tour of the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT)

Guest Blog: A tour of the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT)
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Guest Blog: A tour of the Pacific Crest Trail (PCT)

"What do you do if it storms?" is one of the most common questions you get asked while hiking. If there’s one thing to be learned about backpacking on The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT) ...

"What do you do if it storms?" is one of the most common questions you get asked while hiking. If there’s one thing to be learned about backpacking on The Pacific Crest Trail (PCT), it’s that mountain weather does not care what the weatherman said on the TV this morning or what i ...