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  • Hurricane Joaquin hits the Bahamas Friday, 2 Oct 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Hurricane Joaquin hits the Bahamas

    As Hurricane Joaquin battered the Bahamas early Friday, as the East Coast braces for potentially life threatening floods.

  • Oct 1- U.S. energy companies prepared for the arrival of Hurricane Joaquin in the New York area Tuesday, as forecasts suggested the storm would head up the U.S. East Coast, following a course similar to Hurricane Sandy in 2012.. With the storm currently battering the Bahamas and days away from the United States, New York- area energy firms were putting personnel and...

  • Hurricane Joaquin could hit New York early next week Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 8:45 AM ET

    Oct 1- Hurricane Joaquin could hit the New York metropolitan area as a tropical storm on Tuesday, potentially following the destructive course of Hurricane Sandy in 2012, weather forecasters said on Thursday. It could hit the U.S. coast anywhere between North Carolina and Massachusetts, but the center of the NHC's latest storm track shows it hitting the New...

  • Hurricane Joaquin strengthens to cat 3 Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 7:51 AM ET
    Hurricane Joaquin strengthens to cat 3

    NBC's Kerry Sanders has the update on Hurricane Joaquin which is now packing 120mph winds.

  • East Coast bracing for Hurricane Joaquin Thursday, 1 Oct 2015 | 6:13 AM ET
    East Coast bracing for Hurricane Joaquin

    The Weather Channel's Jen Carfagno reports the latest details on the category 3 hurricane now approaching the Bahamas.

  • Sept 30- U.S. energy companies said on Wednesday they were preparing for the possibility that Hurricane Joaquin could hit the New York City area early next week, potentially following the destructive course of Hurricane Sandy in 2012.. Although the track is still uncertain, the NHC said the storm could land anywhere from North Carolina to New York early next...

  • New Orleans, ten years later Friday, 28 Aug 2015 | 4:10 PM ET
    New Orleans, ten years later

    CNBC's Scott Cohn covered the Katrina catastrophe ten years ago, and a decade later he's back in New Orleans looking at the changes, good and bad. Here's a glimpse at the city that endured America's costliest storm.

  • MIAMI, Aug 28- Tropical Storm Erika lashed Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands with heavy rain and fierce winds on Friday, moving across the Caribbean and apparently heading for the Dominican Republic, northern Haiti and eventually South Florida, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. The greatest risk was heavy rainfall over northern Haiti and the Dominican...

  • Katrina: Ten years later Friday, 28 Aug 2015 | 6:32 AM ET
    Katrina: Ten years later

    CNBC's Scott Cohn takes a look back at Hurricane Katrina - the costliest disaster in U.S. history - and assess the decade-long recovery in New Orleans.

  • New Orleans 10 years after Katrina Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 4:46 PM ET
    Canal Street is flooded a day after Hurricane Katrina blew through August 30, 2005 in New Orleans, Louisiana.

    New Orleans levee system failed in 50 places after Hurricane Katrina. CNBC's Scott Cohn reports on the more than 100 miles of levees and flood walls strengthened and rebuilt 10 years later.

  • Ochsner's rise after Katrina Thursday, 27 Aug 2015 | 10:00 AM ET
    Ochsner's Rise After Katrina

    In a post-Hurricane Katrina New Orleans, hospitals like Ochsner Baptist Medical Center prepare themselves for the worst case scenario.

  • MIAMI, Aug 26- A tropical storm watch was extended to the Dominican Republic and the Bahamas on Wednesday as Erika, the fifth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, closed in on the Eastern Caribbean and appeared to be heading for Florida, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Erika strengthened slightly on Wednesday and could reach hurricane status...

  • MIAMI, Aug 26- Tropical storm warnings were in effect on Wednesday for Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands as Erika, the fifth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, closed in on the Eastern Caribbean and appeared to be heading for Florida, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Erika strengthened slightly overnight and could reach hurricane status over...

  • More flash floods for Texas Tuesday, 16 Jun 2015 | 2:30 PM ET
    More flash floods for Texas

    The Weather Channel's Kait Parker provides an update on Tropical Storm Bill.

  • Hurricane sector trades Monday, 1 Jun 2015 | 3:45 PM ET
    Hurricane sector trades

    How investors are bracing for the storms, with CNBC's Eric Chemi.

  • Tropical Storm Odile aims at US after Mexican mayhem Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 5:49 AM ET

    Flash flood watches were issued for five states as Tropical Storm Odile took aim at the Southwest after slamming into Mexico's Baja peninsula.

  • A ferocious hurricane slammed an upscale Mexican resort early Monday with 125 mph winds and six months’ rain in just one hour.

  • Hawaii storms one-two punch? More like a left hook Saturday, 9 Aug 2014 | 6:59 AM ET
    Hurricane Iselle

    The one-two hurricane punch that was supposed to hit Hawaii is looking more like a jab and a missed left hook.

  • Hurricane Iselle and Julio losing strength Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 8:23 AM ET
    Hurricane Iselle and Julio losing strength

    Two hurricanes headed for Hawaii will likely be downgraded, reports NBC's Mike Taibbi, with the latest details on the tropical storms.

  • Bracing for Hurricane Iselle Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 7:17 AM ET
    Bracing for Hurricane Iselle

    Mark Cooper, Wal-Mart's emergency management senior director, discusses how the big box store is preparing for the impact of the hurricanes on Hawaii.