Showing Archived Posts

Tropical Storm Lee Weakens, Remains a Threat

Posted September 3rd, 2011 at 9:05 pm (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

The Gulf coast of the southern U.S. state of Louisiana is facing drenching rains as Tropical Storm Lee lingers offshore. Lee’s winds weakened Saturday as it wound its way northward toward the Louisiana coast, after stalling for several hours earlier. It was expected to make landfall late Saturday. The National Hurricane Center says the slow-moving […]

Tags: , , , Posted in Americas

Tropical Storm Lee Soaks US Gulf Coast

Posted September 3rd, 2011 at 3:11 pm (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

The Gulf coast of the southeastern U.S. state of Louisiana is facing drenching rains as Tropical Storm Lee nears the shoreline. The National Hurricane Center says the slow-moving Lee could dump up to 50 centimeters of rain over southern parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama through Sunday. The center of the storm is expected to […]

Tags: , , , Posted in Americas

Tropical Storm Lee to Hit Louisiana Saturday

Posted September 3rd, 2011 at 3:56 am (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

Rain bands from Tropical Storm Lee are hitting Louisiana’s gulf coast as the storm moves closer to the state. The National Hurricane Center says Lee could dump 50 centimeters of rain over southern parts of Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama through Sunday. It says the center of the storm is expected to reach the Louisiana coast […]

Tags: , Posted in Americas

US Gulf Coast Bracing for Rain as Storm Approaches

Posted September 2nd, 2011 at 2:45 pm (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

A tropical storm over the Gulf of Mexico is set to bring massive amounts of rain to the U.S. Gulf Coast. Forecasters upgraded the weather system from a tropical depression to a tropical storm, named Lee, on Friday. The system is the 12th named storm of the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season. Lee’s approach has already […]

Tags: , , , Posted in US

US Gulf Coast Bracing for Rain as Storm Approaches

Posted September 2nd, 2011 at 9:35 am (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

The U.S. state of Louisiana has declared a state of emergency as a powerful storm approaches from the Gulf of Mexico. The National Hurricane Center says a tropical depression is located less than 400 kilometers southwest of the mouth of the Mississippi River, with maximum winds of 55 kilometers an hour. Forecasters expect it to […]

Tags: , , , Posted in US

Louisiana Under State of Emergency as New Atlantic Storm Threatens US Gulf Coast

Posted September 2nd, 2011 at 1:00 am (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

The U.S. state of Louisiana has declared a state of emergency as a powerful storm approaches from the Gulf of Mexico. The National Hurricane Center says a tropical depression is located about 365 kilometers southwest of the mouth of the Mississippi River, with maximum winds of 55 kilometers an hour. Forecasters expect it to evolve […]

Tags: , Posted in US

Oil Companies Evacuate Gulf Workers Under Storm Threat

Posted September 1st, 2011 at 9:00 pm (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

Oil companies are evacuating workers in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of what U.S. forecasters say could become a powerful storm. The National Hurricane Center says a low pressure system over the Gulf could develop into a tropical cyclone in the next two days. The governor of Louisiana has declared a state of emergency, saying […]

Tags: , , , Posted in US

Oil Companies Evacuate Gulf Workers Under Storm Threat

Posted September 1st, 2011 at 5:45 pm (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

Oil companies are evacuating workers in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of what U.S. forecasters say could become a powerful storm. The National Hurricane Center says a low pressure system over the Gulf could develop into a tropical cyclone in the next two days. The potential threat to oil and gas platforms off the southern […]

Tags: , , , Posted in US

Oil Companies Evacuate Gulf Workers Under Storm Threat

Posted September 1st, 2011 at 3:26 pm (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

Oil companies began evacuating workers in the Gulf of Mexico ahead of what U.S. forecasters say could become a powerful storm. The National Hurricane Center says a low pressure system over the Gulf could develop into a tropical cyclone in the next two days. The potential threat to oil and gas platforms off the southern […]

Tags: , , , Posted in US

Eastern US Tries to Recover From Irene

Posted September 1st, 2011 at 12:05 pm (UTC-5)
Leave a comment

Emergency crews in the eastern U.S. continue to help residents recover from a storm that ravaged the region, as floodwaters recede after rising to record levels. Flooding devastated areas in the states of Vermont, Connecticut, New York and New Jersey after Hurricane Irene brought high winds and heavy rains to the eastern U.S. Irene hit […]

Tags: , , , Posted in US

Calendar

September 2021
M T W T F S S
« Jan    
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
27282930  

Archives

Categories