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Hurricane Gonzalo

WEATHER BLOG: Bermuda Braces For Monster Hurricane

Gonzalo, now a monster category 4 hurricane in the Atlantic, is packing maximum sustained winds around 145 mph as per the 11 a.m. update from the National Hurricane Center.

10/16/2014

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New Storm Sensors Could Bring New Level Of Warning

Parts of Maryland hit hardest by storms may soon be the first to know just how bad the next one will be.

08/06/2014

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Hurricane Bertha Unlikely To Make Landfall In US

Newly formed Hurricane Bertha was churning northward Monday far from land, posing no direct threat to the U.S. East Coast.

08/04/2014

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Arthur Weakening, Downgraded To Tropical Storm

North Carolina’s popular beach towns began returning to the business of recreation Saturday, after Arthur lashed the state’s coast with forceful winds and heavy rain and then churned northward without leaving a trail of significant damage.

07/05/2014

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North Carolina Coast Survives Hurricane Arthur

Proving far less damaging than feared, Hurricane Arthur left tens of thousands of people without power Friday in a swipe at North Carolina’s dangerously exposed Outer Banks, then brought lousy Fourth of July beach weather to the Northeast as it veered out to sea.

07/04/2014

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The World’s Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented Them

There’s nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink’s storied “history”. Unless you’re the blowhard, and you’re sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.

04/04/2014

Tracking Hurricane Sandy

$162M Announced For Atlantic Coast Storm Defenses

A year after Superstorm Sandy, U.S. Interior Secretary Sally Jewell announced $162 million in funding Thursday for 45 storm-protection projects from North Carolina to New England.

10/24/2013

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Looking Back: It’s Been 10 Years Since Isabel Devastated Maryland

Hard to believe it’s been a decade since Isabel caused major damage in Maryland. For those who lived through it, it kind of feels like yesterday.

09/19/2013

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1933 Hurricane Carved A Lifeline For Ocean City

Sometimes a great opportunity comes out of a terrible disaster. Eighty years ago, the Great Hurricane of 1933 ravaged Worcester County.

08/25/2013

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Superstorm Sandy Task Force Urges Coastal Towns To Plan Ahead

Ten months after Superstorm Sandy destroyed several coastal communities, a presidential task force is releasing new recommendations to protect people and property. Maryland Emergency Management Agency leaders respond.

08/19/2013

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NOAA: Hurricane Season On Track To Be Above-Normal

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released an updated report on the Atlantic hurricane season.

08/08/2013

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Hurricane Forecast: Another Busy Atlantic Season

Get ready for another busy hurricane season, maybe unusually wild, federal forecasters say.

05/23/2013

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