2013 Atlantic hurricane season


What if a Super Typhoon Haiyan hit Miami?

As we approach the last weeks of a relatively benign Atlantic hurricane season, which officially ends 30th November, we shift our thoughts across the world to the potential devastation that may be caused by Super Typhoon Haiyan in the coming hours.Super Typhoon Haiyan (Category 5) is one of the most read the full article →

Tropical storm Humberto set to become hurricane

The tropical Atlantic has warmed up and the latest and eighth storm of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season, tropical storm Humberto, is spinning in the mid-Atlantic with winds of 60mph and forecasts believe Humberto will become a hurricane over the next 24 hours.Despite the forecasts for Humberto to reach hurricane read the full article →

Tropical storm Gabrielle forms in Caribbean, no threat to U.S.

The seventh named tropical storm of the 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season has formed in the Caribbean. Yesterday a tropical depression intensified into tropical storm Gabrielle, which currently sits close to Puerto Rico and is forecast to pass between it and the Dominican Republic.Tropical storm Gabrielle has maximum sustained winds of read the full article →

Forecasters reduce hurricane season predictions, slightly

Two of the forecasters we follow for their updates on the Atlantic tropical storm and hurricane season have reduced their predictions for the number of storms that will intensify to hurricane or severe hurricane status. Both of the forecasters continue to predict an above average 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season.We're already read the full article →

Tropical storm Chantal forms, takes aim at Caribbean islands

The third named tropical storm of the 2013 Atlantic hurricane season has formed in the Atlantic ocean and is heading west-northwestward towards the Caribbean Lesser Antilles. Tropical storm Chantal currently carries maximum sustained winds of 40mph, is expected to intensify and track through the Caribbean islands towards the U.S. mainland.Tropical read the full article →