Texas Braces For Torrential Rain As Storms Flood New Orleans And The Gulf CoastSevere weather in Louisiana has left streets in New Orleans underwater and residents in Texas pensive about what lies ahead.
Not Enough Oxygen - Scientists Predict Near-Record Gulf of Mexico 'Dead Zone'Each summer the Gulf of Mexico hosts a human-caused "dead zone" that kills off marine life and this year scientists are predicting a near-record sized area.
BP Approves Expansion Of Gulf Oil ProjectBP has approved a $1.3 billion expansion at one of its oil projects in the Gulf of Mexico and discovered an additional 1.4 billion barrels at two of them.
Some Texas Coastal Residents Opposing Proposed Storm BarrierA proposed Texas coastal barrier is drawing backlash from some Gulf Coast residents and the state's land commissioner wants more time for property owners to voice concerns.
Ahoy! Galveston, Royal Caribbean Plan 3rd Cruise TerminalRoyal Caribbean will pay for the new cruise terminal, at Pier 10, with the site expected to open by the fall of 2021.
Texas Governor Elevates Activation Level Of State Ops Center For Approaching Tropical DisturbanceGovernor Abbott directed the SOC to increase its readiness level from level IV (normal conditions) to level III (increased readiness) at 12:00 p.m. Tuesday.
Tropical Development Threat For The Gulf This WeekAs if on cue the Atlantic shows intense activity. All three of these storms were just tropical storms Sunday.
As Season Peaks NOAA Lowers Atlantic Hurricane ForecastWhile the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) says more storms are still expected to develop in the Atlantic Ocean this Hurricane Season, there won't be nearly as many as previously thought. In fact, there may be less hurricanes than normal.
Scientists Predict Average Dead Zone, But 3X Long-Term GoalFederal scientists are predicting an average dead zone this summer in the Gulf of Mexico.
Tropical Weather System Strengthens As It Moves Toward GulfThe National Hurricane Center says a low pressure system in the northwestern Caribbean Sea is strengthening and could be a tropical depression or storm by Saturday.
Life Jackets Save 4 Off Texas Coast In Gulf Of MexicoThe Coast Guard is crediting proper life jacket use for helping save the lives of four people who were thrown from their boat when it capsized in the Gulf of Mexico near Port O'Conner.
Woman Missing In Gulf Of Mexico After Falling From Carnival Cruise ShipA woman is missing in the waters of the Gulf of Mexico after falling from the deck of a Carnival cruise ship on Sunday evening. The ship had left New Orleans and was heading to Mexico.
Dozens Of Oncor Trucks On Barge Heading To Puerto Rico To Help Restore Power After HurricaneOncor says it will take approximately 10 days for the barges to arrive on the U.S. territory.
Coast Guard Ends Search For Oklahoma Pilot In Gulf Of MexicoThe U.S. Coast Guard has ended its search for an Oklahoma doctor who disappeared last week over the Gulf of Mexico while flying his small plane to collect a disabled dog in Texas.
Nearly 400 Cold-Stunned Turtles In Texas Released Into GulfNearly 400 sea turtles found stunned by recent frigid weather along the Texas coast have been returned to the Gulf of Mexico near Corpus Christi.