Everything you need to know for the 2015 hurricane season

Monday, Jan 5, 2015 at 11:18 AM EST

Forecasters Expect Slower Atlantic Hurricane Season

Forecasters Expect Slower Atlantic Hurricane Season

Federal forecasters say the Atlantic hurricane season will be even quieter than predicted, thanks to atmospheric and oceanic conditions suppressing storm formation. Officials dropped the number of named...

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 05:33 AM EDT

Bertha Weakens Back to Tropical Storm

Bertha Weakens Back to Tropical Storm

Less than a day after it became a hurricane, Bertha weakened back to a tropical storm as it continued to head north out over the Atlantic Tuesday.

Monday, Aug 4, 2014 at 10:56 AM EDT

Bertha Becomes 2nd Hurricane of 2014 Season

Bertha Becomes 2nd Hurricane of 2014 Season

Bertha became the second hurricane of the 2014 season Monday as it continues to move away from the Bahamas and the U.S. East Coast. Bertha had maximum sustained winds of 80 mph as it moved north at 17 mph about...

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 03:26 PM EDT

Katrina or Kurt? Male-Named Hurricanes More Feared: Study

Katrina or Kurt? Male-Named Hurricanes More Feared: Study

Which scares you more: Hurricane Victor or Hurricane Victoria? People are slightly less likely to flee an oncoming storm with a feminine name than a masculine one, a new study finds.

Friday, Aug 1, 2014 at 11:16 PM EDT

Bertha Disorganized in Caribbean

Bertha Disorganized in Caribbean

Tropical Storm Bertha gained a little strength but remained disorganized Friday as warnings were issued for Puerto Rico and adjacent islands.

Thursday, Jul 31, 2014 at 09:26 AM EDT

Disturbance Could Become Tropical Depression Thursday

Disturbance Could Become Tropical Depression Thursday

The chance for formation remains high at 70 percent.

Tuesday, Jul 29, 2014 at 07:57 AM EDT

Disturbance Could Become Tropical Depression

Disturbance Could Become Tropical Depression

An area of low pressure far out over the Atlantic has a chance to develop into a tropical depression, according to the National Hurricane Center.

Wednesday, Jul 23, 2014 at 11:08 AM EDT

Tropical Depression 2 Degenerates to Tropical Wave

Tropical Depression 2 Degenerates to Tropical Wave

Tropical depression 2 is moving quickly westward toward the Lesser Antilles, but not expected to last much past Thursday.

Tuesday, Jul 22, 2014 at 10:49 AM EDT

Tropical Depression 2 Expected to Weaken

Tropical Depression 2 Expected to Weaken

The National Hurricane Center said the second tropical depression of the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season will likely dissipate in the next few days.

Wednesday, Jul 2, 2014 at 11:10 PM EDT

Tropical Storm Arthur Nearing Hurricane Strength

Tropical Storm Arthur Nearing Hurricane Strength

Hurricane warnings have been issued for the North Carolina coast as Tropical Storm Arthur continues to strengthen in the Atlantic Ocean.

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