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  • Ingrid, Manuel retired from hurricane name lists

    Ingrid, Manuel retired from hurricane name lists

    Friday, April 18 2014 12:25 PM EDT2014-04-18 16:25:54 GMT
    © A car lies almost completely submerged in a flooded street after the passing of Tropical Storm Manuel in the town of Tixtla de Guerrero, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.© A car lies almost completely submerged in a flooded street after the passing of Tropical Storm Manuel in the town of Tixtla de Guerrero, Mexico, Sunday, Sept. 22, 2013.
    The names Ingrid and Manuel will no longer be used for tropical storms or hurricanes in the Atlantic or the northeast Pacific.

    The World Meteorological Organization says both names are being retired because of the death and destruction both storms caused in Mexico last year.
    The names Ingrid and Manuel will no longer be used for tropical storms or hurricanes in the Atlantic or the northeast Pacific.

    The World Meteorological Organization says both names are being retired because of the death and destruction both storms caused in Mexico last year.

  • USF researchers look for ancient hurricane marks

    USF researchers look for ancient hurricane marks

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:49 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:49:50 GMT
    Hurricanes have been around for millions of years, but accurate records of the storms date back less than 200 years. "Our hurricane record goes back about 160 years," said National Weather Service Meteorologist Charlie Paxton.
    Hurricanes have been around for millions of years, but accurate records of the storms date back less than 200 years. "Our hurricane record goes back about 160 years," said National Weather Service Meteorologist Charlie Paxton.
  • Below-average hurricane season predicted for 2014

    Below-average hurricane season predicted for 2014

    Wednesday, April 16 2014 9:48 AM EDT2014-04-16 13:48:28 GMT
    Florida could have a quiet hurricane season this year. Colorado State University meteorologists Philip Klotzbach and William Gray released their predictions on Thursday.
    Florida could have a quiet hurricane season this year. Colorado State University meteorologists Philip Klotzbach and William Gray released their predictions on Thursday.
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