Web Results

Hurricane Irene


Hurricane Irene was a large and destructive tropical cyclone, which affected much of the ... Throughout its path, Irene caused widespread destruction and at least 56 deaths. Damage estimates through...

The history of Hurricane Irene | Earth | EarthSky


Aug 30, 2011 ... Hurricane Irene, the ninth named storm and first hurricane of the 2011 ... winds and isolated tornadoes that caused damage in isolated areas.

Why Irene Was More Dangerous Than It Should Have Been


Aug 31, 2011 ... So far Hurricane Irene's estimated damage isn't as bad as had been ... pressure, which causes air to rise—in this case, warm and moist air, the ...

Did global warming cause Irene? - POLITICO


Aug 26, 2011 ... A satellite image shows Hurricane Irene nearing the East Coast. ... “Irene's got a middle name, and it's Global Warming,” environmental activist ...

Hurricane Irene - The Atlantic


Aug 29, 2011 ... Over the past week, Hurricane Irene grew from a tropical cyclone in the ... the heavy downpours have caused flooding problems across many ...

Hurricane Irene - how it happened - News.com.au


Aug 29, 2011 ... At least 14 deaths have been blamed on Hurricane Irene, which ... damage after its three-day sweep caused widespread flooding and structural ...

Hurricane Irene Ranked Most Costly Category 1 Storm | Climate ...


May 10, 2012 ... Recently released government figures show Hurricane Irene, which caused catastrophic flooding in New England, was the costliest Category ...

Hurricane Irene one year later: Storm cost $15.8 - NY Daily News


Aug 27, 2012 ... Hurricane Irene and its remnants raked the Caribbean, the eastern U.S. and Canada for ... It caused an estimated $15.8 billion in total damage.

Hurricane Irene - 5 Year Anniversary | WeatherWorks


Aug 25, 2016 ... Hard to believe but 5 years have passed since Hurricane Irene ... Unfortunately, a total of 56 people were killed and the storm caused over 15 ...

Hurricane Irene: 2011's Tenth Billion-dollar Disaster - The Real Truth


Washed out: A section of Highway 12 is swept away by Hurricane Irene near ... but it caused the worst flooding in a century in Vermont,” USA Today reported.

Tropical cyclones form where heat and moisture from the surface of the ocean interact with a wind pattern that spirals air inward. The water vapor condenses into storm clouds which are further fueled by the heat and wind.
More Info

Hurricane Irene August 26-27, 2011 - National Weather Service


Irene caused 5 deaths in North Carolina. On the evening of August 26, well ahead of landfall, Hurricane Irene also spawned several tornadoes. One EF-2 ...

Hurricane Irene - The Disaster Center


1999 Irene Hurricane Irene reports preparedness and insurance information with ... The costs due to the hurricane just start with the physical damage caused by ...

Service Assessment Hurricane Irene, August 21–30, 2011 - National ...


Map of total storm rainfall for Hurricane Irene (NCEP/HPC) overlaid with photos of ... The storm took the lives of more than 40 people, caused an estimated $6.5 ...