Officials Offer Plan To Protect Texas From HurricanesState and federal officials on Friday recommended a plan to protect the Texas coast from hurricanes with a barrier system made up of floodwalls, floodgates and seawall improvements.
"Extremely Dangerous" Hurricane Willa Threatening Mexico's CoastAuthorities rushed to evacuate low-lying areas and set up shelters as an "extremely dangerous" Hurricane Willa, with maximum sustained winds of 130 mph, headed toward a stretch of Mexico's Pacific coast.
Hurricane Willa On Verge Of Becoming Category 5 Storm Off Mexico's CoastNewly formed Hurricane Willa has rapidly intensified off Mexico's Pacific coast and early Monday and became a major Category 4 storm.
Hurricane Michael Slams Florida At Nearly Category 5 StrengthHurricane Michael made landfall near Mexico Beach, Florida with 155 mph winds.
"Monstrous" Hurricane Michael Takes Aim At Florida's Gulf CoastMichael gained new strength over warm tropical waters amid a forecast that it would swiftly intensify into a major hurricane before striking Florida's northeast Gulf Coast.
Florida Governor Warns Storm Could Be 'Life-Threatening'Florida Gov. Rick Scott on Sunday warned that a tropical storm headed for the Florida Panhandle could become a Category 2 hurricane with winds up to 100 miles per hour.
Florence Flooding Spreads As Storm Heads NortheastThe forecast for Florence has not changed, unfortunately: It's still raining, and rivers are still rising. All roads in and out of a North Carolina city of 120,000 people are underwater.
Death Toll Rises To 11 From Florence's DestructionThe Marines, the Coast Guard, civilian crews and volunteers used helicopters, boats and heavy-duty vehicles Saturday to rescue scores of people trapped by Florence's shoreline onslaught.
Mother, Baby Among Dead As Florence Drenches The CarolinasA mother and baby were killed when a tree fell on a house, according to a tweet from Wilmington police. The governor's office said a third person was killed while plugging in a generator.
Category 1 Hurricane Florence Makes Landfall In North CarolinaFlorence makes landfall near Wrightsville Beach, North Carolina as the Category 1 hurricane strikes coast.
Hurricane Florence's Winds And Rain Begin Lashing CarolinasHurricane Florence's top sustained wind speeds dropped from a high of 140 mph to 110 mph as its outer rain bands approached the North Carolina coast early Thursday.
"Monster" Hurricane Florence Nears Carolina CoastHurricane Florence neared the Carolina coast with 140 mph winds and drenching rain that could last for days.
Millions Prepare For Potentially Catastrophic Hurricane FlorenceMillions of Americans are preparing for Hurricane Florence -- a storm that could become one of the most catastrophic hurricanes to hit the Eastern Seaboard in decades.
Carolinas Brace For Extremely Dangerous Hurricane FlorenceFlorence rapidly strengthened into a potentially catastrophic Category 4 hurricane on Monday as it closed in on North and South Carolina.
Florence Becomes A Hurricane, Takes Aim At US SoutheastTropical Storm Florence turned into a hurricane Sunday morning and swirled toward the U.S. for what forecasters said could be a direct hit on the Southeast toward the end of the week.