2011 hurricane season topic page

7:32 am on Tuesday August 30, 2011

Irene may have already hit Myrtle Beach (update: high hopes for Labor Day)

Chris Willis Uh oh. Update August 30th: It looks like business and toursim is trending up as we approach the last big weekend of the Summer season. The Sun News has the details in their write-up. Read that here. First Report: There may be no wind...
9:05 am on Saturday August 27, 2011

Irene passes by Myrtle Beach, no serious damage

Flickr user oljudet As expected, Hurricane Irene merely blew us a kiss as she danced by our little stretch of beach. Aside from a couple of downed trees, the biggest damage done has been scattered power outages. Santee Cooper took to Facebook and...
4:52 am on Friday August 26, 2011

Hurricane Irene Myrtle Beach media round-up, call for hashtags

The current projections show the Horry County coast is still being spared. But the local media have an obligation to keep the public informed and updated. Even though we may not be targeted for a direct hit and we will be on the weak side, those...
8:00 am on Friday August 5, 2011

Hurricane season 2011 expected to be even busier

Image by NOAA Tropical Storm Emily as seen on August 3 — the storm is expected to be one of many this season.After first estimating 12 to 18 named storms for the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season, NOAA is upping the estimate.  NOAA issued the updated...
7:33 am on Friday August 5, 2011

Hurricane season 2011 expected to be even busier

NOAA Tropical Storm Emily as seen on August 3 — the storm is expected to be one of many this season. After first estimating 12 to 18 named storms for the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season, NOAA is upping the estimate.  NOAA issued the updated season...
4:00 am on Friday August 5, 2011

Hurricane season 2011 expected to be busy

NOAA Tropical Storm Emily as seen on August 3 — the storm is expected to be one of many this season. After first estimating 12 to 18 named storms for the 2011 Atlantic hurricane season, NOAA is upping the estimate.  NOAA issued the updated season...
3:52 am on Wednesday June 1, 2011

Hurricane season kicks off today, and the NOAA says it'll be a busy one

Image by Flickr user kakelaUpdate June 1: Today marks the beginning of the 2011 Atlantic Hurricane Season and it is expected to be a busy one for sure. NOAA is forecasting 12-18 named storms, 6-10 hurricanes and 3-6 major storms category three or...
9:47 am on Thursday May 26, 2011

Island Packet recalls Beaufort's hurricane history, including 1959's Gracie

Flickr user kakela This time of year brings the hurricane season and with it, a host of special sections in area newspapers and on websites reminding people of the dangers of these storms and how to be prepared. The Charlotte Observer's Hurricane...
10:03 am on Saturday May 21, 2011

NOAA's 2011 hurricane forecast is in, and they say it'll be busy, too

Flickr user kakela The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released the 2011 hurricane outlook report Thursday and are predicting an above-normal hurricane season this year. Hurricane season officially kicks off on June 1st for the...
8:00 am on Saturday May 21, 2011

NOAA's 2011 hurricane forecast is in, and they say it'll be busy too

Flickr user Kakela Hurricane Jeanne The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration released the 2011 hurricane outlook report Thursday and are predicting an above-normal hurricane season this year. Hurricane season officially kicks off on June...
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