Hurricane Andrew was, at the time of its occurrence in August 1992, the most
destructive ..... On the west coast of Florida, sustained winds did not exceed 39
mph (63 km/h) at Marco Island, though a...
Hurricane Andrew began as a tropical wave that crossed the west coast of Africa
into the tropical North Atlantic on August 14, 1992. Two days later, after it ...
The Atlantic ocean basin experienced a lull in tropical activity between 1991 and
1994. The 1992 season was no exception. In mid-August the first named storm ...
Aug 24, 2015 ... Hurricane Andrew struck South Miami-Dade 24 years ago, Aug. ... Destruction at
dawn: What Hurricane Andrew did to South Florida 24 years ago ..... The kick-
start cleanup invigorated some on the formerly tree-lined, tropical ...
Aug 22, 2016 ... Hurricane Andrew caused an estimated $26 billion damage in the United States
making it the most expensive natural disaster in United States ...
Hurricanes are among some of the most powerful forces in nature. They are a
beautiful sight to behold from satellite imagery, or the Space Shuttle, but up close,
General hurricane information and facts about Hurricane Andrew. ... A hurricane
is a tropical storm that has winds of 74 miles per hour or more. The winds can
sometimes .... Andrew did not have much effect on the wildlife, however. Most of
During August 16 - 28 of 1992 Hurricane Andrew created some 25-30 billion in
.... such as squirrels in the area were heavily impact and many of the young did ...
Aug 27, 1992 ... The damage in Louisiana, while severe in places, did not compare with the
panorama of ruin in South Florida. ... As it ended its journey across the Gulf of
Mexico, Hurricane Andrew struck ... "I guess I'll just have to start over.
Aug 23, 2012 ... Hurricane Andrew was small, but it made landfall as one of the most powerful
ever to hit the United States. When the ... A Slow Start To An Intense Storm. When
Andrew ... "It looked like a bomb had gone off, it really did.".