Essential Hurricane Links
National Hurricane Center of NOAA.
The NOAA map to the right is updated throughout the day.
Click on map for full report and advisories.
Gulf of Mexico Coastal Communiites
Demographics and maps of counties and parishes.
The links below provide up-to-date news on hurricanes during its season and general background information for research any time.
Hurricane - Stories, Links and Resources
Cold snap torments those still without heat after Sandy
Reuters - 2013-01-24
Why 58 Representatives Who Voted for Hurricane Katrina Aid Voted Against Aid for Sandy
ProPublica - 2013-01-23
Factbox: Fewer than 167,000 without power after Sandy, Nor'easter
Reuters - 2012-11-12
Hurricane Sandy: 10 statistics that place this powerful storm in perspective
Guardian.co.uk - 2012-10-28
Republicans cancel first day of convention because of Isaac
WashingtonPost.com - 2012-08-25
Tropical Storm Hits Haiti, Leaving Several Dead
NYTimes.com - 2012-08-25
Energy companies pull staff from Isaac's path
MarketWatch - 2012-08-25
Global Resources News stories
Links for the search term: Hurricane
Advice on storm repair, with links to trade groups for referrals to contractors
In addition to links useful to people cleaning up after weather damage, the site has basic safety advice and videos illustrating repair and restoration efforts.
Rank: Name: Year: Damage (U.S.)*: 1 Katrina 2005 $105,840,000,000 2 Sandy 2012 $55,000,000,000 3 Andrew 1992 $45,561,000,000 4 Ike 2008 $27,790,000,000 5 Wilma 2005 $20,587,000,000 6 Ivan 2004 $19,832,000,000 7 Charley 2004 $15,820,000,000 8 Irene 2011 $15,800,000,000 9 Hugo 1989 $9,739,820,675 10 Rita 2005 $11,797,000,000
Hurricane Data Sets from the Hurricane Research Division
Chronologies, timelines especially for the ones that made landfall.
Hurricane Spaghetti Models from Cyclocane
Graphical looks at computer simulations of potential tracks of hurricanes