Willa weakens to tropical depression

October 24, 2018

Hurricane Willa has weakened rapidly into a tropical depression after slamming into a stretch of beach towns, fishing villages and farms along Mexico’s Pacific coast.


Death toll often rises weeks after storm hits

September 17, 2018

The number of deaths  attributed to Hurricane Irma, more than six months after its rampage across the Caribbean and the south-eastern United States, increased to 129 — more than twice the amount reported at the end of the storm.


Hurricane Lane soaks Hawaii’s Big Island

August 23, 2018

Hurricane Lane has soaked Hawaii’s Big Island, dumping 12in of rain in as many hours as residents stocked up on supplies and tried to protect their homes ahead of the state’s first hurricane since 1992.