Hurricane Andrew was, at the time of its occurrence in August 1992, the most destructive .... About 25 minutes after its first Florida landfall, Andrew hit just northeast of .... On the west coast of Florida, sustained winds did not exceed 39 mph (63 ...
Aug 24, 2012 ... Hurricane Andrew, which made landfall in Miami-Dade 20 years ago today, showed South Florida what can happen when things go awry.
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 ...
Dec 10, 1993 ... Satellite pictures and upper-air data indicate that Hurricane Andrew formed .... of convection can occur at landfall due to increased boundary-layer ..... Pointe Coupee, and Avoyelles parishes of Louisiana reportedly did not ...
Aug 24, 2014 ... Hurricane Andrew, the most fearsome storm to hit South Florida in ... you'll find it causes considerably more damage than it did here, " he said.
Andrew was the most powerful hurricane to hit South Florida in almost 30 years, and it ended up being the most costliest disaster in United States History.
Aug 24, 2012 ... Hurricane Andrew was not the deadliest tropical cyclone to strike the U.S. ... Initially, forecasters did not expect the lingering depression would ...
Aug 27, 2013 ... Hurricane Andrew made landfall in South Florida in the early ... Fla., about 20 miles north of Homestead, Fla., where the worst of the storm hit.
General hurricane information and facts about Hurricane Andrew. ... About 6 hurricanes each year occur during the hurricane season. Some hurricanes can even develop ... Andrew did not have much effect on the wildlife, however. Most of the ...