One of the strongest storms on record slammed into the Philippines. Here in North Texas, a number of people are waiting for word from a group of friends and family doing mission work in the the Southeast Asian country.
The 2012 presidential campaign between President Obama and Mitt Romney will be book-ended by hurricanes.
Dozens of workers from Oncor Electricity Utility are traveling to the Gulf Coast to help restore power to thousands of homes there.
Isaac has weakened to a tropical depression after drenching southeast Louisiana, causing floods. a tropical depression has top sustained winds of less then 39 mph.
Some 600,000 households and businesses are without power because of then Hurricane, now Tropical Storm Isaac. To help those in need North Texas Oncor crews are stepping up to assist folks in Louisiana.
Louisiana officials said Wednesday they may have to intentionally breach a levee in a flooded area as Hurricane Isaac made a slow, drenching slog inland before weakening to a tropical storm and a dusk-to-dawn curfew was declared in New Orleans.
Texas A&M and Louisiana Tech have decided to postpone Thursday night’s season opener in Shreveport because of Hurricane Isaac’s forecast path through Louisiana.
Like so many North Texans, Willie and Helen Rhodes are keeping a close eye on Tropical Storm Isaac. But the couple has more than a passing interest in the storm.
New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu says the city is ready to face Tropical Storm Isaac. Noting that Isaac should arrive at the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Katrina, Landrieu said Monday that officials feel very good about the ability to cope with Isaac
Nothing is imminent this week, but if you have any interest in looking back at 150 years worth of hurricane data, NOAA has just launched a new website for you.
NOAA releases its initial hurricane season outlook each May. The outlook gets updated in early August as the peak period for storms begins.
Governor Rick Perry will tour a Texas hurricane disaster response exercise on Friday in Austin to mark the start of hurricane season, which has already featured two named tropical storms.