How hurricanes generate deadly storm surges and catastrophic floods

How hurricanes generate deadly storm surges and catastrophic floods

The U.S. National Hurricane Center forecasts “life-threatening” storm surge along the coasts of Florida, Georgia and the Carolinas from Hurricane Dorian — the second most-powerful Atlantic storm ever recorded. Here are the <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Dorian?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#Dorian</a> Key Messages for Sept 3rd 11 AM EDT: Many new <a href=”https://twitter.com/hashtag/Hurricane?src=hash&amp;ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw”>#Hurricane</a> Watches and Warnings have been issued for the Carolinas […]

Woman trapped in N.B. clothing bin after seeking shelter during storm

Woman trapped in N.B. clothing bin after seeking shelter during storm

MIRAMICHI, N.B.—Police say a 60-year-old woman became trapped in a clothing donation bin while seeking shelter from a northern New Brunswick snowstorm. An officer in Miramichi was driving past an arena early Monday when he glanced at donation bins in the parking lot and saw the metal flap on one of the bins move. Two […]

Powerful storm dumps snow, cancels flights in Newfoundland

Powerful storm dumps snow, cancels flights in Newfoundland

ST. JOHN’S, N.L.—Travel to Newfoundland by air and sea was being disrupted today after a powerful winter storm dumped more than 20 centimetres of snow in parts of the province. Marine Atlantic cancelled its lunchtime sailings, while cancellations were also stacking up at the St. John’s International Airport. PAL Airlines and Aerospace meteorologist Brian Walsh […]