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#Tropical Storm

# tropical-storm - Wednesday 5 August, 2020

Six people die after tropical storm Isaias sweeps up the east coast of the US

Two people died when Isaias created a tornado that struck a North Carolina mobile home park.

# tropical-storm - Tuesday 19 March, 2019

Death toll from Mozambique tropical cyclone rises over 300 with tens of thousands at risk

The storm is affecting nearly a million people and forcing more than 80,000 from their homes in neighbouring Malawi.

# tropical-storm - Friday 14 September, 2018

Wet weather expected as tail end of hurricane due to hit Ireland next week

Helene will be an ex-tropical storm by the time it gets here.

# tropical-storm - Saturday 23 December, 2017

Over 180 killed as Philippines storm triggers flash floods and mudslides

Tropical Storm Tembin has lashed the nation’s second-largest island of Mindanao, triggering flash floods and mudslides.

# tropical-storm - Friday 24 November, 2017

Leo Varadkar's trip to Africa set to be cancelled as political storm escalates

Varadkar is scheduled to travel to Mali and Coast Ivory next week.

# tropical-storm - Sunday 28 October, 2012

US presidential race jolted by looming 'megastorm'

The candidates are forced to cancel some appearances as states of emergency are declared across eight states.

# tropical-storm - Friday 26 October, 2012

Hurricane Sandy death toll rises to 38 in Caribbean

Hurricane Sandy raged through the Bahamas today after leaving 38 people dead across the Caribbean.

# tropical-storm - Tuesday 28 August, 2012

Hurricane Isaac strengthens while approaching US coast Isaac This post contains videos

Hurricane Isaac strengthens while approaching US coast

President Obama has called on residents in the storm’s projected path to heed the warnings, saying: “Now’s not the time to tempt fate.”

The Evening Fix: Tuesday Need To Know This post contains videos

The Evening Fix: Tuesday

Things we learned, loved and shared today.

Isaac: “On the verge becoming a hurricane”

Tropical Storm Isaac may to be upgraded to a hurricane – and could hit the day before the seventh anniversary of the Hurricane Katrina disaster in New Orleans.

# tropical-storm - Monday 27 August, 2012

New Orleans braces for Isaac, seven years after Hurricane Katrina Isaac This post contains videos

New Orleans braces for Isaac, seven years after Hurricane Katrina

The tropical storms is expected to build strength as it approaches America’s Gulf Coast.

# tropical-storm - Sunday 26 August, 2012

Isaac's death toll rises to nine as storm moves towards US Isaac This post contains videos

Isaac's death toll rises to nine as storm moves towards US

Storm continues to make its way towards the US coast after bringing heavy winds, rains and flooding to Haiti, the Dominican Republic and Cuba.

# tropical-storm - Saturday 25 August, 2012

Tropical storm Isaac makes landfall in Haiti

The Caribbean nation is still reeling from an earthquake over two years ago.

# tropical-storm - Monday 19 December, 2011

Philippines prepares for mass burial of storm victims Philippines This post contains images

Philippines prepares for mass burial of storm victims

The tropical storm killed at least 650 people this weekend and left over 800 missing, according to the Red Cross.

# tropical-storm - Monday 3 October, 2011

Floods recede slowly in storm-battered Philippines

At least 56 people have been killed after two back-to-back typhoons hit the Philippines over the weekend.

# tropical-storm - Friday 30 September, 2011

Asia reels from floods as storm hits Vietnam

Monsoon flooding, typhoons and storms across Asia have left more than 600 people dead or missing in recent weeks. Today, Vietnam has had to evacuate tens of thousands of people ahead of a tropical storm.

# tropical-storm - Friday 2 September, 2011

State of emergency declared as Hurricane Lee approaches southern US coast

The US coast from Texas to Florida is bracing for heavy winds and rainfall of up to 20 inches in some places.

# tropical-storm - Monday 29 August, 2011

Video: US Coast Guard rescues women swept into sea by Hurricane Irene Irene This post contains videos

Video: US Coast Guard rescues women swept into sea by Hurricane Irene

The death toll from Hurricane Irene has risen to 35 across ten states. Authorities are working to clear the storm damage and restore power to almost 8 million homes and businesses.

Irene: Threat of floods remains as 21 people confirmed dead

Billions of dollars worth of damage was caused by the hurricane, now downgraded to a tropical storm as New York returns to normal.

# tropical-storm - Sunday 28 August, 2011

The Daily Fix: Sunday

In your Sunday Fix: Joan Burton has strong words for the banks; the latest on the storms hitting the US east coast; John Halligan on the presidency; and glory for the Boys in Blue…

# tropical-storm - Friday 26 August, 2011

NYC mayor orders mandatory evacuation ahead of Irene

“All indications point to this being a historic hurricane,” US President Barack Obama said today, calling on residents to heed hurricane warnings.

# tropical-storm - Wednesday 24 August, 2011

Department of Foreign Affairs advises against travel to Bahamas

A travel advisory warns against all non-essential travel to the Bahamas, with Hurricane Irene set to hit within 48 hours.

# tropical-storm - Tuesday 23 August, 2011

US braces for Hurricane Irene as storm crosses Caribbean

Irene is being described as the most serious hurricane threat to the US coast in years.

# tropical-storm - Monday 22 August, 2011

Hurricane Irene slams Puerto Rico; could hit US

Hurricane Irene is making its way to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and possibly Florida. Nearly 600,000 people in Haiti are still without shelter after last year’s earthquake.

# tropical-storm - Wednesday 3 August, 2011

Tropical Storm Emily on path toward Haiti

The UN has put 11,500 troops on standby in Haiti, with the biggest threat to lives believed to be flooding following fatal mudslides in June.

# tropical-storm - Monday 7 February, 2011

In photos: Australia's summer of disasters Australia This post contains images

In photos: Australia's summer of disasters

Australia has been struck by tropical storms, heavy flooding and bushfires over the past two months.