International aid agencies ramped up appeals for cyclone-hit Vanuatu on Wednesday, warning that the powerful storm, which affected more than two-thirds of the South Pacific island nation, had wiped out crops and destroyed fishing fleets, raising the risk of hunger and disease.
Storms and Hurricanes
Severe storms, particularly along the East and Gulf coasts and Florida, can disrupt and damage marinas, marine industry factories and other facilities. Trade Only follows threatening weather and the damage it causes.
The 2014 Los Cabos Billfish Tournament wasn’t about maximizing participation just weeks after Hurricane Odile devastated the Mexican destination.
Hurricane Gonzalo, though a powerful storm that delivered a direct hit to Bermuda on Friday, ultimately fell well short of the widespread devastation that Fabian caused in 2003.
Despite Hurricane Odile, the 16th annual Los Cabos Billfish Tournament got under way Wednesday with an opening-day party at the Playa Grande Resort and Grand Hotel’s beachside terrace.
A Staten Island couple has tried everything to get rid of a sailboat stuck in their backyard — a remnant from Hurricane Sandy that has been there for nearly two years.
It’s been three weeks since Hurricane Odile slammed into Mexico’s Baja California peninsula, causing millions of dollars in damage and wreaking havoc.
Wayne Bisbee, tournament director of Bisbee’s Black & Blue Marlin Tournament, which is held annually off Cabo San Lucas, Mexico, announced a comprehensive aid plan to help the underprivileged residents of Cabo San Lucas recover from Hurricane Odile.
Hurricane Odile made landfall Sunday night as a Category 3 storm in Baja California, battering the Mexican resort and commercial fishing region.
The unofficial end of summer is delivering big surf on the U.S. East and West coasts as hurricanes Cristobal and Marie churn in the Atlantic and Pacific, throwing tremendous energy onto the shore.
Three fishermen were missing off Mexico’s coast today as Hurricane Marie, the eighth hurricane of the eastern Pacific season, churned powerfully in the Pacific Ocean.