Weather Hurricanes

  • TAMPA, Fla., Sept 2- Hurricane Hermine tore a path of destruction across Florida on Friday, knocking out power for 253,000 customers, flooding low-lying areas and raising concerns about the spread of the Zika virus from pools of standing water left behind. The first hurricane to make landfall in Florida in more than a decade, Hermine came ashore early on Friday near...

  • Hermine downgraded, still causing damage

    Hurricane Hermine has been downgraded to a tropical storm, but is still leaving a lot of damage in its wake. Morgan Brennan reports from Savannah, Georgia.

  • TAMPA, Fla., Sept 2- Hurricane Hermine tore a path of destruction across Florida on Friday, knocking out power for 253,000 customers, flooding low-lying areas and raising concerns about the spread of the Zika virus from pools of standing water left behind. The first hurricane to make landfall in Florida in more than a decade, Hermine came ashore early on Friday near...

  • Fmr. Continental CEO on holiday travel

    Gordon Bethune, CNBC Contributor and Former Continental Airlines Chairman & CEO, weighs in on the impact a storm like Hurricane Hermine can have on travel over a holiday weekend.

  • TAMPA, Fla., Sept 2- Hurricane Hermine tore a path of destruction across Florida on Friday, leaving more than 253,000 homes and businesses without power, flooding low-lying areas and raising concerns about the spread of the Zika virus due to the massive pools of standing water left behind. The first hurricane to make landfall in Florida since Wilma more than a...

  • Tropical storm Hermine to land in Georgia

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports live from Savannah, Georgia about the storms caused by Hurricane Hermine.

  • TAMPA, Fla., Sept 2- Wind and rain from Hurricane Hermine toppled trees and power lines along Florida's northern Gulf Coast, inundating coastal areas with storm surges before it weakened to a tropical storm over land and plowed toward the Atlantic Coast on Friday. Hermine made landfall early on Friday near St. Marks, Florida, 20 miles south of the capital of...

  • Sept 2- Tropical Storm Gaston, formerly a hurricane, is expected to weaken further in the next 36 hours and become a remnant low on Saturday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Friday. Gaston was located about 265 miles west of Faial Island in the Central Azores with maximum sustained winds of 65 miles per hour, the Miami- based weather forecaster said.

  • Tropical Storm Hermine to land in Georgia

    CNBC's Morgan Brennan reports from Savannah, Georgia on the progress of Tropical Storm Hermine.

  • TAMPA, Fla., Sept 2- Wind and rain from Hurricane Hermine slammed Florida's northern Gulf Coast before it weakened to a tropical storm and ploughed its way overland towards the Atlantic Coast on Friday. Hermine made landfall early on Friday, bringing heavy rains and packing winds of 80 mph, causing damage and leaving tens of thousands of households without power...

  • Hurricane Hermine makes landfall in Florida

    NBC's Jay Gray reports from Savannah, Georgia on the progress of Hurricane Hermine after it made landfall in Florida.

  • TAMPA, Fla., Sept 2- Fierce winds and rain from Hurricane Hermine slammed Florida's northern Gulf Coast on Friday and power outages left tens of thousands of households in the dark. Florida Governor Rick Scott said the storm could lead to deaths and told residents to stay indoors until it had passed. Strong gusts downed power lines and trees as widespread flooding...

  • TAMPA, Fla., Sept 2- Growing winds and driving rain from Hurricane Hermine lashed Florida's northern Gulf Coast on Friday as power outages left tens of thousands of households in the dark in what the state's governor warned would be a potentially lethal storm. Conditions deteriorated as Hermine, a Category 1 hurricane packing winds of 80 mph, made landfall with...

  • Conditions deteriorated as Hurricane Hermine was making landfall, packing winds of 80 mph with several areas in Florida already reporting 5 inches of rain and media reported about 270,000 households had been left without power. Hermine, expected to become the first hurricane to make landfall in Florida since Wilma in 2005, also posed a Labor Day weekend...

  • TAMPA, Fla., Sept 1- Intensifying winds from Hurricane Hermine lashed Florida's northern Gulf Coast late on Thursday, as residents stocked up on provisions and some fled to higher ground ahead of what the state's governor warned would be a potentially lethal storm. "Hurricane Hermine is strengthening fast and it will impact the majority of our state," Florida...

  • Hawaii could face back-to-back hurricanes this week

    CNBC's Susan Li reports on the two hurricanes bearing down on Hawaii and what it could mean for tourism in the state.

  • Hurricane watch issued for Florida's Gulf Coast

    The Weather Channel's Jen Carfagno gives the latest hurricane forecast as both Florida and Hawaii are threatened by storms.

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    Catastrophe bonds are yielding over 5 percent in an environment of ultra-low interest rates, but market-watchers warn investors need to take care before entering the $25 billion market.

  • Four major hurricanes could hit the US this year

    The NOAA issues an updated annual outlook, noting year will likely be the strongest season for hurricanes in years.

  • MEXICO CITY, Aug 8- Tropical Storm Javier lost a little strength on Monday evening as it traveled towards the southern part of Mexico's Baja California peninsula, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. The NHC had earlier reported that the Mexican government discontinued a hurricane warning for Baja California, after the storm failed to pick up strength on...