Hurricane Teddy May Strike Bermuda Just One Week After Paulette & Could Threaten Atlantic Canada

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The Weather Channel: ATLANTA, Georgia - Hurricane Teddy may be the second hurricane to strike Bermuda in a week, then could be a danger for parts of Atlantic Canada later next week, as the latest chapter in a frenetic 2020 Atlantic hurricane season. Monday morning, Hurricane Paulette didn... Read more

National Security Minister: Still Too Early To Tell On ‘Considerable Chatter’ On Teddy

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National Security Minister Renée Ming says it's still too early to tell what Hurricane Teddy will do because its still more than 1,000 mIles southeast of Bermuda. Speaking at the post hurricane briefing on Tuesday in the wake of Hurricane Paulette, she said there has been "considerable chatter i... Read more

Hurricane Sally A Category 2 Storm; NHC Monitoring Another Hurricane & Two Tropical Storms

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Orlando Sentinel: FLORIDA - Hurricane Sally, which formed early Monday afternoon, had already strengthened hours later to a Category 2 hurricane with 100 mph winds and is expected to become stronger as it bears down on the northern Gulf Coast, including Florida’s Panhandle. The National Hurricane ... Read more

Choking Air From Western Fires Just Won’t Ease Up

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[caption id="attachment_32152" align="alignleft" width="400"] A view of downtown Portland on Monday, Sept. 14, 2020 - AP Photo: Gillian Flaccus[/caption] Associated Press: PORTLAND, Oregon — Relief from putrid, dangerous air spewing from massive wildfires across the West won’t come until lat... Read more

Hurricane Paulette On Path Toward Bermuda Could Strengthen Even More

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[caption id="attachment_32037" align="alignleft" width="408"] Photo: National Hurricane Center[/caption] Forecasters at the National Hurricane Center (NHC) say Paulette could get even stronger before it passes near or over Bermuda on Monday morning. Hurricane Paulette became the sixth hurrican... Read more

Two Storms Head For US Gulf In Rare Hurricane Season Event

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WE ARE WATCHING WAVES FORM OFF THE COAST OF AFRICA REUTERS: August 22, 2020 - A pair of tropical cyclones forecast to become hurricanes early next week are headed for the US Gulf Coast and will spin over the Gulf's warm waters simultaneously, a rare weather eve... Read more

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Earlier this week, the Minister of National Security, Renee Ming and the Minister of Transport,Neville Tyrrell stopped by the Bermuda Weather Service (BWS) to get a full overview of the facility. Led by the BWS Director Dr Mark Guishard, one of the aims of the t... Read more

Tropical Depression 13 Speeds Toward Florida – Two Other Systems Also In Play

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Orlando Sentinel: FLORIDA - Tropical Depression 13 is sprinting through the Caribbean, with some models forecasting that it run toward or through Florida, according to the National Hurricane Center’s 8am update. Meanwhile, two other systems are also moving west; one with a high chance of develo... Read more

Northern California Wildfires Threatening Thousands Of Homes

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Associated Press: VACAVILLE, California — Wildfires raged through Northern California on Wednesday, threatening thousands of homes and blackening the skies near San Francisco as crews struggled to surround them despite steep terrain and blistering heat. The fires, many caused by lightning and som... Read more

DENR Working To Track Down Dodder-Infested Plants

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[caption id="attachment_31435" align="alignleft" width="257"] Seized basil plants with dodder[/caption] News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Unfortunately, it has been confirmed that Aberfeldy Nurseries recently sold basil plants infested with the invasive dodder plant and also sold Mammoth Italian... Read more