Hurricanes
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July 16, 2021, 2:52 PM

Hurricanes explained by Ginger Zee

ABC News Chief Meteorologist Ginger Zee explains how hurricanes form, why they’re dangerous and how they’re affected by climate change.
July 16, 2021, 2:52 PM
Hurricanes explained by Ginger Zee
July 10, 2021, 5:07 PM

Elsa brings flooding and oversaturation to Northeast

New England is finally drying out after the tropical storm left its mark all over the Northeast.
July 10, 2021, 5:07 PM
Elsa brings flooding and oversaturation to Northeast
July 9, 2021, 4:06 AM

Tropical Storm Elsa makes its way up East Coast

On Thursday, the system gained strength over the Carolinas, and there was torrential rain from Myrtle Beach to Savannah, Georgia. In Charleston, first responders cleared trees from roads.
July 9, 2021, 4:06 AM
Tropical Storm Elsa makes its way up East Coast
July 9, 2021, 4:05 AM

Elsa travels up East Coast as heat dome threatens West Coast

ABC News’ Ginger Zee reports on Tropical Storm Elsa as it brings tornadoes, flooding and damage to the East Coast.
July 9, 2021, 4:05 AM
Elsa travels up East Coast as heat dome threatens West Coast
July 8, 2021, 4:30 AM

Hurricane Elsa makes landfall, moves inland

The storm slammed the Florida Keys Tuesday and knocked out power for thousands of people. The storm continued to move inland as Georgia and the Carolinas declared states of emergency.
July 8, 2021, 4:30 AM
Hurricane Elsa makes landfall, moves inland
July 8, 2021, 4:20 AM

Tracking Elsa: Which communities need to be on alert?

ABC News’ Chief Meteorologist Ginger Zee on what you need to know as Elsa rapidly moves up the eastern seaboard.
July 8, 2021, 4:20 AM
Tracking Elsa: Which communities need to be on alert?
1 month ago

Elsa weakens to tropical storm as it moves through Caribbean

Elsa weakens to tropical storm as it moves through Caribbean.
1 month ago
Elsa weakens to tropical storm as it moves through Caribbean
1 month ago

Hurricane Elsa rips through Caribbean

The hurricane slams Barbados and is on track to hit Florida.
1 month ago
Hurricane Elsa rips through Caribbean
1 month ago

Tracking the path of Hurricane Elsa

ABC News’ Senior Meteorologist Rob Marciano discusses the potential path of Hurricane Elsa as it nears the Gulf Coast over the Fourth of July holiday weekend.
1 month ago
Tracking the path of Hurricane Elsa
1 month ago

Hurricane Elsa latest: Track may spare Surfside, rescue effort from worst weather

Hurricane Elsa could take many paths when it reaches the United States, from the East Coast to the Gulf Coast to Florida -- including Surfside.
1 month ago
Hurricane Elsa latest: Track may spare Surfside, rescue effort
1 month ago

Hurricane may hinder Surfside building search

Hurricane Elsa, the first of the Atlantic season, could reach Surfside, Florida, where rescue operations in the building collapse are still ongoing. As of Friday, 20 are confirmed dead.
1 month ago
Hurricane may hinder Surfside building search
1 month ago

Tracking tropical storm Claudette

ABC News' Rob Marciano updates us on the latest.
1 month ago
Tracking tropical storm Claudette
2 months ago

Hurricane names released as 2021 season begins

NOAA predicts another busy hurricane season after a record-breaking 2020.
2 months ago
Hurricane names released as 2021 season begins
2 months ago

Louisiana coast still hurting from storms, bracing for more

Nine months after back-to-back hurricanes, coastal residents are struggling.
2 months ago
2 months ago

Biden doubling spending to prepare for hurricanes, storms

President Joe Biden is doubling U.S. emergency spending to help communities prepare for hurricanes and other extreme weather events, while launching a new effort at NASA to better understand and track the impacts of climate change
2 months ago
2 months ago

Ana, forming in the Atlantic, becomes 1st named storm of hurricane season

Subtropical storm Ana, forming in the Atlantic, becomes the first named storm of the 2021 hurricane season.
2 months ago
Ana, forming in the Atlantic, becomes 1st named storm of hurricane season
2 months ago

Subtropical storm Ana forms ahead of official start to Atlantic hurricane season

For the seventh straight year, a named storm developed before the official season start of June 1.
2 months ago
Subtropical storm Ana forms ahead of official start to Atlantic hurricane season
2 months ago

2020 was a record-breaking hurricane season. Here's what NOAA says to expect in 2021.

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has predicted a 60% chance of an above-normal 2021 hurricane season.
2 months ago
2020 was a record-breaking hurricane season. Here's what NOAA says to expect in 2021.
2 months ago

By the Numbers: 2021 hurricane forecast

A closer look at the upcoming hurricane season and how it compares to previous seasons.
2 months ago
By the Numbers: 2021 hurricane forecast
2 months ago

NOAA predicts above-average 2021 hurricane season

The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s Climate Prediction Center forecasted a 60% chance of an above-normal hurricane season in 2021.
2 months ago
NOAA predicts above-average 2021 hurricane season
2 months ago

National Hurricane Center preps early this year

ABC News' Meteorologist Rob Marciano looks at the forecast for this year's hurricane season, and the challenges of rising sea levels.
2 months ago
National Hurricane Center preps early this year
4 months ago

US facing another busy hurricane season

After a record 30 named storms, including 13 hurricanes, in 2020, top forecasters at Colorado State University are predicting another above-average storm season.
4 months ago
US facing another busy hurricane season
4 months ago

Bye Alpha, Eta: Greek alphabet ditched for hurricane names

The Atlantic hurricane season seems to be changing and so are some assumptions about it, with meteorologists dumping the Greek alphabet for busy seasons like last year
4 months ago
Assumptions about hurricane season face winds of change
7 months ago

2 months after hurricanes, Louisiana residents still hurting

It's been more than two months since violent weather walloped southwest Louisiana, yet the state is still far from being fully recovered
7 months ago
2 months after hurricanes, Louisiana residents still hurting
8 months ago

By The Numbers: Record-breaking hurricane season

The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season ended with the most named storms in recorded history, including nine storms named with the Greek alphabet.
8 months ago
By The Numbers: Record-breaking hurricane season
8 months ago

Restorations continue in Colombia after recent hurricanes

Recovery operations continued in areas battered by Hurricane Iota.
8 months ago
Restorations continue in Colombia after recent hurricanes
8 months ago

Hundreds of thousands at Honduras' shelters after hurricanes

Shelters are so crowded, thousands took refuge under highway overpasses, bridges
8 months ago
8 months ago

Honduran authorities transfer residents affected by Iota

The residents affected by Hurricane Iota were evacuated to a shelter in the Olympic village in Tegucigalpa.
8 months ago
Honduran authorities transfer residents affected by Iota
8 months ago

At least 26 dead in Central America from powerful Hurricane Iota

At least 26 people are dead in the wake of powerful Hurricane Iota which is slamming Central America.
8 months ago
At least 26 dead in Central America from powerful Hurricane Iota
8 months ago

1 dead, more than 40,000 displaced as Hurricane Iota tears through Central America

Category 4 Hurricane Iota made landfall along the northeastern coast of Nicaragua, about 15 miles from where Eta made landfall as a Category 4 just 13 days earlier.
8 months ago
1 dead, more than 40,000 displaced as Hurricane Iota tears through Central America
8 months ago

Hurricane Iota slams Central America as Category 4 storm

Iota is expected to bring up to 30 inches of rain to Central America after making landfall in a region recently devastated by Eta.
8 months ago
Hurricane Iota slams Central America as Category 4 storm
8 months ago

Huge waves slam Caribbean island as Iota hits Central America

Hurricane Iota whipped up huge waves on the Colombian island of San Andres off the coast of Nicaragua.
8 months ago
Huge waves slam Caribbean island as Iota hits Central America
8 months ago

Hurricane Iota slams Central America as Category 4

The powerful storm made landfall overnight just 15 miles from where Eta devastated the area earlier this month.
8 months ago
Hurricane Iota slams Central America as Category 4
8 months ago

Hurricane Iota makes landfall as Category 5 storm

This season’s strongest storm yet is expected to hit the Nicaraguan coast in the same area that was hit by Hurricane Eta two weeks ago.
8 months ago
Hurricane Iota makes landfall as Category 5 storm
8 months ago

Hurricane Iota makes landfall in Nicaragua as Category 4 storm

Hurricane Iota made landfall in northern Nicaragua Monday night as a Category 4 storm, bringing life-threatening storm surge to the coast.
8 months ago
Hurricane Iota makes landfall in Nicaragua as Category 4 storm
8 months ago

Dangerous Hurricane Iota makes landfall on Nicaragua coast

Powerful Hurricane Iota has made landfall on Nicaragua’s Caribbean coast, threatening catastrophic damage to the same part of Central America already battered by equally strong Hurricane Eta less than two weeks ago
8 months ago
Hurricane Iota powers up in new threat to Central America
8 months ago

Police in Honduras urge residents to evacuate before hurricane

Police in Honduras drove through a neighborhood urging residents to evacuate as the area prepared for Hurricane Iota.
8 months ago
Police in Honduras urge residents to evacuate before hurricane
8 months ago

Hurricane Iota takes aim at Central America

The storm has already brought flash flooding to the coast of Colombia.
8 months ago
Hurricane Iota takes aim at Central America
9 months ago

Tropical Storm Iota forms, could follow Eta's deadly path

Tropical Storm Iota has formed in the Caribbean and is expected to strengthen into a major hurricane as it approaches Central America
9 months ago
Eta races off to sea from Carolinas after soaking Florida
9 months ago

Final weeks of historic hurricane season bring new storms

The final weeks of this historic hurricane season have brought an unusual collection of storms
9 months ago
Florida cities mop up after deluge from Tropical Storm Eta
9 months ago

How the 2020 hurricane season just set a new record

The 2020 Atlantic hurricane season has now reached 29 named storms, setting a new record for the most storms to be named in one season.
9 months ago
How the 2020 hurricane season just set a new record
9 months ago

Tropical Storm Eta floods already drenched Florida cities

Heavy rain from Tropical Storm Eta is causing dangerous flooding across Florida’s most densely populated urban areas, stranding cars and swamping entire neighborhoods with fast-rising water
9 months ago
Already flooded, South Florida feeling wrath of Eta
9 months ago

Guatemala digs through landslide where 100 believed buried

Guatemalan search brigades have pulled the first bodies from a massive rain-fueled landslide where at least 100 people are believed to be entombed, as the remains of Hurricane Eta moved across Caribbean waters, strengthening en route to Cuba
9 months ago
Eta back to sea as Central America tallies damages and dead
9 months ago

Mudslides caused by Eta rains kill 50 in Guatemala, storm heading toward US

Eta is expected to strengthen as it heads toward the U.S.
9 months ago
Mudslides caused by Eta rains kill 50 in Guatemala, storm heading toward US
9 months ago

Weakened Eta drenches Central America; at least 57 dead

The rain-heavy remains of Hurricane Eta are flooding homes from Panama to Guatemala and the death toll across Central America has risen to at least 57
9 months ago
A weakened Eta moves on to Honduras with drenching rains
9 months ago

Tropical Storm Eta kills at least 13 in Central America, may restrengthen approaching Florida

Some areas in southern Florida could see 10 to 15 inches of rain.
9 months ago
Tropical storm Eta kills 13 in Central America, may restrengthen approaching Florida
9 months ago

Hurricane Eta makes landfall as Category 4 storm

Hurricane Eta made landfall on Nicaragua and Honduras Tuesday afternoon as a catastrophic Category 4 storm.
9 months ago
Hurricane Eta makes landfall as Category 4 storm
9 months ago

Extremely dangerous Hurricane Eta forecast to make landfall in Central America

The Category 4 storm is expected to bring up to 35 inches of rain to the region, which could cause catastrophic flash flooding and landslides.
9 months ago
Extremely dangerous Hurricane Eta forecast to make landfall in Central America
9 months ago

Hurricane Eta, heading toward Central America, becomes Category 4 storm

Hurricane Eta has strengthened into a Category 4 storm.
9 months ago
Hurricane Eta, heading toward Central America, becomes Category 4 storm
9 months ago

Zeta's toll on a Louisiana island: 'Like a bomb was dropped'

Toppled utility poles and debris from damaged buildings litter much of Grand Isle, Louisiana, a vulnerable barrier island community where residents were among the first to witness the ferocity of Hurricane Zeta
9 months ago
'Our heart breaks': South digs out from Zeta's wrath