Hurricane Ike was a powerful tropical cyclone that swept through portions of the
Greater Antilles and Northern America in September 2008, wreaking havoc on ...
Sep 13, 2016 ... It was Friday, September 12, 2008, when the first signs of Hurricane Ike appeared
on Galveston Island, as immense waves began crashing into ...
Ike was a long-lived Cape Verde hurricane that caused extensive damage and
many ... 1800 UTC, and Ike became a hurricane at that time when it was centered
Sep 13, 2016 ... Hurricane Ike came ashore as a category two hurricane 8 years ago Tuesday
morning. It was the first hurricane to hit the Houston area since ...
Sep 16, 2015 ... An aerial photo shows damage by Hurricane Ike on Sept. 13, 2008 near the
Bolivar Peninsula in Galveston County, Texas. (Larry Skiles).
Sep 26, 2013 ... On September 13, 2008, Hurricane Ike made landfall in Texas at the north end of
Galveston Island, sending a 10- to 15-foot storm surge into ...
Hurricane Ike was a Cape Verde-type hurricane, beginning as a tropical
disturbance near Africa at the end of August. On September 1, 2008, it became a
BACKGROUND: On September 13, 2008, Hurricane Ike, a category 2 storm with
maximum sustained winds of 110 mph, made landfall near Galveston, Texas.
Sep 13, 2013 ... Today is the fifth anniversary of Hurricane Ike. When it swept through Houston in
2008 -- and was subsequently swept under the rug by national ...
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