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September 11, 2018 10:39 PM U.S. forecasters say flooding possible this week along Texas coast

HOUSTON (Reuters) - A tropical storm may form off the Texas Gulf Coast by Friday, bringing heavy rains to areas already drenched in the past few weeks, U.S. government and private forecasters said on Tuesday. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said a tropical wave on the north coast of the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico had a 70 percent chance of becoming 54

September 11, 2018 9:09 AM Hurricane Florence prompts storm surge watch for Carolinas coast: NHC

(Reuters) - A storm surge watch has been issued for portions of the coasts of North and South Carolina as hurricane Florence approaches, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Tuesday. The category 4 hurricane, located about 975 miles (1,570 km) east-southeast of Cape Fear, North Carolina with maximum sustained winds of 140 miles per hour (220 km per hour) 45

September 10, 2018 9:52 PM Gunmen Storm Libya’s State Oil Company as Supply Risks Grow

Attack on country’s main wealth source adds to oil supply concerns in Iran and Iraq Gunmen stormed the headquarters of Libya’s National Oil Corp. Monday in an attack that killed two people, the state-run company said, the latest sign of turmoil in the large oil-producing country at a time when global crude markets are looking for alternatives to Iranian 53

September 10, 2018 7:54 PM 2 killed, 1 missing in flooding in Kentucky, Missouri

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – At least two people have been reported killed and one remains missing after weekend flooding spawned by the remnants of last week's Tropical Storm Gordon. Louisville, Kentucky, Metro Police spokeswoman Alicia Smiley tells the Courier Journal a taxi was submerged by flash floods there Saturday night after rising water stalled the car. The driver 63

September 10, 2018 3:48 PM Hurricane Helene strengthens off coast of Africa, churns in Atlantic

Hurricane Helene continued to strengthen as it swirled westward in the Atlantic Ocean on Monday. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said in its 11 a.m. ET advisory Helene is strengthening quickly over the tropical Atlantic with sustained winds of more than 105 mph. It is currently located about 375 miles west of the Cabo Verde Islands, an archipelago 73

September 8, 2018 6:54 AM Tropical storm Helene forms near Cape Verde: U.S. NHC

(Reuters) - Tropical storm Helene has formed in the Atlantic early Saturday and is expected to become a hurricane early next week as it churns toward the United States, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. Helene was located about 375 miles east-southeast of the southernmost Cape Verde islands, with maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour and higher 46

September 7, 2018 6:39 PM Mustard Pizza Is Taking the Internet By Storm—and People Are Conflicted

New York pizzeria Lions & Tigers & Squares has disrupted the internet after sharing a behind-the-scenes look at the process of making their Detroit-style pizza, which features mustard in place of tomato sauce. The pie is then topped with corned beef, sauerkraut and a half pound of cheese. Of course, Twitter users had a field day, sharing their reactions 91

September 4, 2018 7:11 PM Tropical Storm Gordon shuts 9 percent of oil output in Gulf of Mexico

HOUSTON (Reuters) - Tropical Storm Gordon has shut 9.23 percent of daily crude oil production in the U.S.-regulated Gulf of Mexico, the U.S. Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) said on Tuesday. The storm, forecast to come ashore late Tuesday or early Wednesday in Mississippi as a hurricane, has also shut 9.06 percent of daily natural 45

September 4, 2018 12:44 PM The Latest: Schools closing in Florida as Gordon approaches

A number of schools near Pensacola in northwest Florida have called off classes as Tropical Storm Gordon spins through the Gulf of Mexico. Officials along Pensacola Beach say the waves are picking up Tuesday morning and lifeguards are warning beachgoers of the danger. Pensacola Water Safety Capt. Jake Wilson tells WEAR-TV the strong east wind is bringing 72

September 4, 2018 10:45 AM Tropical Storm Gordon will make landfall along the Mississippi/Alabama Coast tonight as a possible Hurricane

Tropical Storm Gordon is forecast to intensify to a minimal hurricane before making landfall near Mississippi tonight before midnight. It will be a quick mover, but heavy rain will accompany Gordon along its track, spreading an extensive swath of 3 to 6 inches with locally higher amounts. Severe thunderstorms will also be likely over parts of the Gulf Coast 959