But erring too greatly on the side of the caution can spread panic and lead to the unnecessary movement of millions of people.
10 Sep 2019 10:47 AM
Dorian was initially expected to hit as a Category 1 hurricane, but the National Hurricane Centre in Miami upgraded it to a Category 2.
08 Sep 2019 8:27 AM
Trump in a tweet had named Alabama as one of states that could be hit. National Weather Service denied that in its own tweet 20 min later.
05 Sep 2019 2:13 PM
In Abacos, 17 people died while three deaths were reported in Grand Bahama, the minister told The Washington Post.
05 Sep 2019 10:01 AM
The Coast Guard said more than 20 cutters were on standby in Key West, Florida for rescue operations in the Bahamas and the Caribbean.
03 Sep 2019 11:01 AM
Hurricane Dorian has slammed into the northern Bahamas, one of the strongest storms to make landfall in history.
02 Sep 2019 9:19 AM
Trump cancelled visit to Poland scheduled for weekend and Florida's governor expanded a state of emergency to prepare for Hurricane Dorian.
30 Aug 2019 9:43 AM
During a hurricane briefing, Trump asked if it were possible to disrupt hurricanes forming off the coast of Africa by dropping nuclear bomb.
26 Aug 2019 8:10 AM
More than a dozen rivers across North Carolina were at major flood stage on Monday or threatening to rise to critical levels.
18 Sep 2018 1:31 PM
Rum is a major flavouring agent used in baking cakes, cookies and is also used as marinades in Caribbean dishes.
16 Sep 2018 12:09 AM
There are more than a dozen scientific models for predicting hurricane intensity but they are of limited use, scientists say.
15 Jul 2018 6:08 PM
With devastating storms like Harvey, Irma and Maria, this has been the busiest Atlantic hurricane season since 2005.
08 Nov 2017 1:41 PM
The singer announced she was donating proceeds of her Las Vegas show to aid hurricane relief in Puerto Rico and the Caribbean.
25 Sep 2017 1:01 PM
The storm has forced 32,000 people into shelters since coming ashore on Friday as the most powerful hurricane to hit Texas in half century.
31 Aug 2017 1:12 PM
Hawk becomes unlikely sidekick to a cab driver from Texas when it seeks refuge inside the man’s vehicle and refuses to leave.
28 Aug 2017 2:34 PM