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First Hurricane of the 2011 Season

Chrissy Warrilow - Monday, August 22, 2011 - 9:46am

The first hurricane of the season was named over the weekend! Hurricane Irene formed on Saturday, August 20th at 7pm Eastern Daylight Time, about 190 miles east of Dominica. As of 11 am Friday, Hurricane Irene is...

Dr. Scott the Paleontologist talks about hurricanes. (IMAGE: The Jim Henson Company. All Rights Reserved.)

Dinosaur Train - Hurricane!

Chrissy Warrilow - Friday, February 3, 2012 - 1:43pm

The fourth episode of “Dinosaur Train – Weather Week” is titled “Hurricane at Pteranodon Terrace/Rafting the Cretaceous”. In this episode, the rain and wind begin to pick up, and Mr. and Mrs. Pteranodon begin to worry...

Tropical Depression Beryl spinning over the Georgia-Florida state line. (Image: WeatherTap.com)

Tropical Disturbances, Depressions, and Storms: Oh My!

Chrissy Warrilow - Monday, May 28, 2012 - 1:43pm

Author's note: Due to the early start to the Hurricane Season this year, I thought it would be a great time to re-post this entry. Enjoy, and Happy Memorial Day! ~ Chrissy In my previous post, “If A Storm Brews In The...

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