Tropical Cyclones

  • US: 5 reasons why Sandy is expected to be a superstorm 28-10-2012 10:56 PM

    1. A Northbound Hurricane Hurricane Sandy is moving slowly toward the north-northeast but is expected to turn to the north and west later Sunday and Monday, forecasters say. At some point, it's expected to become what's known as an extratropical storm. Unlike a tropical system like a hurricane, which gets...
  • US: Hurricane Sandy downgraded to tropical storm 27-10-2012 02:56 PM

    Bloomsburg: The National Weather Service has downgraded Sandy from a hurricane to a tropical storm but warns that "widespread impacts" are still expected into next week for the US East Coast. The storm was expected to increase in speed and move away from the Bahamas and parallel to the southeast...