Weather Hurricanes

  • 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.

  • Financial bonds up close

    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...

  • MEXICO CITY, Aug 8- Tropical Storm Javier was expected to bring wind and rain to Mexico's tourist haven of Cabo San Lucas later on Monday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said, adding that it was no longer expected to become a hurricane. At midday on Monday, Javier was about 55 miles southeast of Cabo San Lucas, a popular getaway for U.S. visitors on the Baja...

  • MEXICO CITY, Aug 8- Tropical Storm Javier was expected to hit Mexico's Baja California peninsula later on Monday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said, adding that it could strengthen. Javier could strengthen to a hurricane as it passes near the southern part of Baja California, the NHC said. In eastern Mexico, mudslides triggered by intense rainfall in the wake...

  • MEXICO CITY, Aug 7- Tropical Storm Javier formed off of Mexico's Pacific coast on Sunday, unleashing intense winds amid expectations it will churn north toward Baja California and the beach resort of Los Cabos, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. "The center of should pass offshore of the southwest coast of Mexico today, and approach the southern portion of...

  • MEXICO CITY, Aug 6- Six people died in eastern Mexico on Saturday after they were buried in landslides caused by intense rainfall from the remnants of now-downgraded Tropical Storm Earl, an emergency services official said. Forecasters were still warning that the storm could produce dangerous flash floods and mudslides with rainfall up to 18 inches in some...

  • Aug 6- Tropical Depression Earl was expected to dissipate over Mexico later on Saturday after it was downgraded from a tropical storm, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. Forecasters were still warning that the storm could produce dangerous flash floods and mudslides with rainfall up to 18 inches in some areas in the Mexican states of Guerrero, Hidalgo,...

  • MEXICO CITY, Aug 5- Tropical storm Earl moved along Mexico's Gulf coast on Friday, dumping large amounts of rain in southern states after battering Belize, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said. The storm will produce 8 to 12 inches of rain in parts of the states of Chiapas, Oaxaca, Puebla, Tabasco and Veracruz, the hurricane center said. Before crossing Mexico's...

  • BELIZE CITY, Aug 4- Tropical Storm Earl whipped Belize and Mexico's Caribbean coast with wind and heavy rain, battering cars, disrupting transportation and forcing hundreds into shelters as it moved through Guatemala toward southeastern Mexico on Thursday. Some flights to the Mexican seaside resort Chetumal and from the city of Campeche were canceled due to...

  • Hurricane Earl hits Belize

    The weather system slammed the coast of the Caribbean nation early Thursday before weakening into a tropical storm.

  • Southeast on Tuesday, triggering a mix of floods, hazardous surf and other severe weather conditions in a broad swath between Florida and North Carolina as it moved out to sea. The storm, located 45 miles south of coastal North Carolina at 8:00 a.m. EDT, could strengthen further but was expected to dissipate over the Atlantic Ocean over the next day, the U.S....

  • June 7- Strong winds and heavy rainful were expected across the southeastern United States on Tuesday even as the center of Tropical Storm Colin was moving into the Atlantic Ocean. The storm was 90 miles southwest of Charleston, South Carolina, at 4 a.m. eastern time and moving at 31 mph, the U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said. Florida Governor Rick Scott,...

  • June 7- Tropical Storm Colin made landfall early on Tuesday sweeping northern Florida with heavy rainfall and strong winds as it headed northeast toward southeastern Georgia and coast of North and South Carolina. As Colin blasted 50 mph winds at Florida, a tornado was reported in Lee County Florida, the National Weather Service said. Florida Governor Rick...

  • June 7- Tropical Storm Colin made landfall early on Tuesday and was moving across northern Florida, unleashing thunderstorms and flooding while the state's governor activated the National Guard ahead of its landfall. A tropical storm warning was in effect for northern Florida north into North Carolina on Tuesday morning. Florida Governor Rick Scott, who had...

  • Generac's bright spot

    Discussing bad weather and the state of power generator equipment, with Generac CEO Aaron Jagdfeld, who says telecommunications has been a strong area for his company.

  • May 27- A tropical storm warning, the year's first for the United States, was issued on Friday by the National Weather Service for the coast of South Carolina, five days before the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season. The bulletin, posted by the National Hurricane Center in Miami, warned of tropical storm conditions reaching South Carolina's...

  • May 27- A tropical storm warning, the year's first for the United States, was issued on Friday by the National Weather Service for the coast of South Carolina, five days before the official start of the Atlantic hurricane season. The bulletin, posted by the weather service's National Hurricane Center in Miami, warned of tropical storm conditions within 36 hours...