Posts Tagged "Hurricane"
October 26, 2017
The 2017 Hurricane season holds the distinction of being one of only six years on record to feature multiple Category 5 hurricanes. Hurricanes Harvey and Irma left more than 6.5 million customers without power across the Southeast, and Hurricanes Maria and Nate followed closely behind. Maria left a wake of destruction and almost complete darkness… Continue reading
October 18, 2017
Hurricane Nate, the latest storm in a historically active hurricane season, swept through states along the Gulf Coast as a Category 1 storm. Hurricane Nate made landfall in the U.S. twice within its lifespan, first in Louisiana and second in Mississippi, before decreasing back down to a tropical storm. Over 67,000 homes lost power over… Continue reading
October 6, 2017
The effects of Tropical Storm Nate began on Thursday, October 5, as it hit Costa Rica, Nicaragua, and Honduras. According to CNN, the storm is expected to make landfall in the United States on Saturday or early Sunday as a Category 1 hurricane, which would make it the third hurricane in six weeks to hit… Continue reading