Landfall

Eye of Hurricane Maria makes landfall in Puerto Rico: Forecasters

The eye of Hurricane Maria made landfall in Puerto Rico early Wednesday, pummeling the island as a Category Four storm with winds of 155 miles per hour, the US National Hurricane Center said.

Sep 20, 2017, 18:37 PM IST
Hurricane Irma makes landfall in Cuba as Category 5

Hurricane Irma makes landfall in Cuba as Category 5

Jose, expected to reach the northeastern Caribbean on Saturday, was an extremely dangerous storm nearing Category 5 status, with winds of up to 155 mph (250 kph), the NHC said on Friday. 

Sep 09, 2017, 09:43 AM IST
Hurricane Irma thrashes St Martin as Florida braces for weekend landfall

Hurricane Irma thrashes St Martin as Florida braces for weekend landfall

Irma could become the second powerful storm to thrash the US mainland in as many weeks, but its precise trajectory remained uncertain. Hurricane Harvey killed more than 60 people and caused as much as $180 billion in damage after hitting Texas late last month.

Sep 06, 2017, 23:17 PM IST
Harvey makes 2nd landfall near Louisiana-Texas border; 30 dead

Harvey makes 2nd landfall near Louisiana-Texas border; 30 dead

Harvey made its second landfall just west of the town of Cameron, the National Hurricane Center said, with "flooding rains" drenching parts of southeastern Texas and neighbouring southwestern Louisiana.

Aug 30, 2017, 23:41 PM IST

Hurricane Franklin makes landfall on coast of Mexico

Hurricane Franklin has made landfall on the coast of Mexico.

Aug 10, 2017, 14:07 PM IST
Cyclone Vardah: Here's what landfall is...

Cyclone Vardah: Here's what landfall is...

Heavy rains accompanied by high velocity winds on Monday pounded Chennai and coastal districts of north Tamil Nadu.

Dec 12, 2016, 16:48 PM IST