Major Hurricane Florence, Tropical Storm Isaac, and Invest 95-L 8:00pm advisory

BULLETIN Hurricane Florence Intermediate Advisory Number 54A NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL062018 800 PM EDT Wed Sep 12 2018 …FLORENCE WEAKENS SLIGHTLY AS IT CONTINUES TOWARD THE CAROLINA COASTAL AREAS… …LIFE-THREATENING STORM SURGE AND RAINFALL EXPECTED… SUMMARY OF 800 PM EDT…0000 UTC… INFORMATION –LOCATION…31.5N 73.2W ABOUT 335 MI…540 KM SE OF WILMINGTON NORTH […]

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Major Hurricane Florence Set To Arrive In North Carolina Tomorrow, Longer Term Track Remains Uncertain

by Jack Sillin/ 09/12/2018/ Hello everyone! Major Hurricane Florence is churning towards the coastline this morning as a category 4 storm with 130 mph winds. A better understanding of the upper level pattern has opened up a new idea forecast-wise for Florence, which is what this post will primarily be discussing. Note that these changes to the […]

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Advisory for Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven Advisory Number 2 and Tropical Storm Florence

BULLETIN Potential Tropical Cyclone Seven Advisory Number 2 NWS National Hurricane Center Miami FL AL072018 1100 PM EDT Sun Sep 02 2018 …DISTURBANCE MOVING QUICKLY WEST-NORTHWESTWARD… …TROPICAL STORM CONDITIONS AND HEAVY RAINFALL POSSIBLE OVER PORTIONS OF THE CENTRAL GULF COAST TUESDAY NIGHT AND WEDNESDAY… SUMMARY OF 1100 PM EDT…0300 UTC INFORMATION —   LOCATION…23.4N 78.7W ABOUT […]

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Coastal Change Hazards: Hurricanes and Extreme Storms

Hurricane Katrina Before and After Photo Comparisons: Mainland Mississippi The mainland shoreline of Mississippi, located in the right-front quadrant of Hurricane Katrina, experienced one of the greatest storm surges in U.S. history. Most of this coastline stretching from Waveland through Pascagoula suffered extensive damage up to several kilometers inland from the coast. The photo pairs […]

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Rebuilding New Orleans: Detailing a New Vernacular

13 years ago this month, Hurricane Katrina devastated New Orleans. During the years following the levee failures, the city witnessed a boom in architectural experimentation, as small, independent developers joined the recovery efforts. A leader in this effort was Make It Right (MIR), a charitable organization founded by actor Brad Pitt in 2007. The organization challenged architects […]

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