Forecasters Predict Slow Atlantic Hurricane SeasonA slower-than-usual hurricane season is expected this year because of an expected El Nino, federal forecasters said Thursday, but they warned that it takes only one storm to wreak havoc and urged Americans to be prepared.
Isaac Makes Landfall In Southeast LouisianaHurricane Isaac has made landfall in southeast Louisiana with winds near 80 mph.
Forecasters: 9 To 15 Storms This Hurricane SeasonU.S. forecasters predicted Thursday that this year's Atlantic hurricane season would produce a normal number of about nine to 15 tropical storms.
Forecasters: Midwest Heat Headed EastwardUtilities in the Washington-Baltimore region are urging customers to conserve energy as a heat wave approaches.