Articles Tagged ‘Atlantic’

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano (at podium) issued a State of Emergency for Nassau County Saturday Oct. 27, 2012 in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy, aka "Frankenstorm," which is expected to begin to impact Long Island Sunday, Oct. 28. (Rashed Mian/Long Island Press)

Long Island Hurricane: Sandy Update — Nassau County Declares State of Emergency

Nassau County Executive Ed Mangano declared a State of Emergency Saturday and ordered the mandatory evacuation of Long Beach Hospital and all nursing homes on…



This image provided by NOAA taken at 4:15 a.m. EDT Wednesday Sept. 15, 2010 shows from left Tropical Storm Karl, Hurricane Igor and Hurrican Julia. At 5 a.m. EDT Karl was 105 miles East of Chetumal Mexico with maximum sustained winds of 65 mph. Hurricane Igor was 570 miles East of the Northern Leeward Islands with maximum sustained winds of 145 mph. Hurricane Julia was 525 miles west of the Cape Verde Islands with maximum sustained winds of 135 mph. (AP Photo/NOAA)

Two Category 4 Hurricanes in the Atlantic, Tropical Storm Karl Hits Mexico

Hurricane season is in full bloom for the Atlantic, with a tropical storm that has just made landfall in Mexico and two Category 4 hurricanes…