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More NOAA Drones Planned for Atlantic Hurricane Season

Excerpt of an article from the WCTV.tv: Scientists are planning to send more drones flying into hurricanes that develop during the upcoming Atlantic storm season. Continue reading

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U.S. in Longest ‘Hurricane Drought’ in Recorded History

Excerpt of an article from the LiveScience.com: In a stroke of luck, no major hurricanes rated Category 3 or higher have struck U.S. soil during the past nine years, a new study finds. Continue reading

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Pilot Flies into Hurricanes in the Search for Data

Excerpt of an article from the Herald News: Pilot Ivan Deroche recalls more than once getting shook up and briefly questioning his career choice. Continue reading

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How Do Hurricanes Get Their Names?

Excerpt of an article from WESH.com: Here is the list of storm names for the 2015 Atlantic hurricane season. Continue reading

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Local Volunteers Build Homes for Hurricane Katrina Victims

Excerpt of an article from Fox59: Hundreds of local volunteers helped the New Orleans area continue its recovery from Hurricane Katrina on Saturday. Continue reading

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Louisiana State Agencies Prepare for Worst Case Scenarios as Hurricane Season Nears

Excerpt of an article from WDSU News: With hurricane season less than two months away, several state agencies teamed up to prepare for worst case scenarios Saturday in Belle Chasse. Continue reading

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Home Is Where the Heartache Is: Hurricane Sandy Victims Still Not Recovered

Excerpt of an article from the Daily Signal: For Frances Healy, a 90-year-old widow known as “Muzzy,” home is just a tease. Muzzy lives so close to her gutted, molded home—an unhealed victim of a hurricane that hit nearly two-and-half years ago—that she can see it. Continue reading

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Victoria Conference to Offer Hurricane Preparedness Tips

Excerpt of an article from the Victoria Advocate: The Golden Crescent Healthcare Coalition is hosting the 2015 Mid-Coast Hurricane and Disaster Conference on Thursday. Continue reading

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A Controversial Name, Deemed Inappropriate is Removed from the List of Future Hurricanes

Excerpt of an article from the KATC.com: The start of hurricane season is still a little more than a month away but The U.N. World Meteorological Organization has already decided one name will indefinably be blocked off the list of hurricane names. Continue reading

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2015 Hurricane Season Could Be Quietest for 30 Years

Excerpt of an article from the Weather Network: The 2015 Atlantic hurricane season doesn’t start until June, but early forecasts suggest this year could be one the quietest on record. Continue reading

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