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14 killed, thousands displaced by Madagascar tropical storm

Madagascar officials say at least 14 people were killed over the weekend when the island was battered by a tropical storm.

Rains threaten papal mass on storm-hit Philippine island

 The Philippines was watching nervously on Sunday as a tropical storm threatened a typhoon-prone central island that Pope Francis will visit this week on his tour of the fervently Catholic nation.

Tropical storm leaves 54 dead as it exits Philippines

Tropical storm Jiangmi exited the Philippines Thursday, leaving at least 54 dead and 13 missing from floods and landslides as officials said greater measures could have been taken to prepare for the deluge.

Tropical storm lashes Bermuda with rain, winds

Tropical Storm Fay lashed Bermuda with heavy rain and fierce winds on Sunday morning, churning up rough surf as it brushed past the British island territory off the US coast.

Taiwan begins clear-up in aftermath of tropical storm

 Taiwanese authorities on Monday started clearing the damage from tropical storm Fung-Wong that pounded the island with torrential downpours and powerful winds over the weekend leaving one dead and four injured.

Taiwan begins clear-up in aftermath of tropical storm

 Taiwanese authorities on Monday started clearing the damage from tropical storm Fung-Wong that pounded the island with torrential downpours and powerful winds over the weekend leaving one dead and four injured.

Tropical storm Fung-Wong lashes Taiwan, killing one

 Tropical storm Fung-Wong on Sunday pounded Taiwan with torrential downpours and powerful winds, killing one person and forcing the cancellation of dozens of flights and ferry services.

Tropical storm Polo skirts Mexico’s battered Pacific coast

Tropical Storm Polo was due Sunday to skirt Mexico`s Baja California peninsula, a region still reeling after being leveled several days earlier by Hurricane Odile.

Norbert hits hurricane strength off Mexico

Tropical Storm Norbert surged to hurricane strength late Wednesday off Mexico`s Pacific coast, forecasters said.

Caribbean storm expected to strengthen, veers away from US East Coast

A low-pressure system moved over Puerto Rico on Friday and is expected to veer northeast away from the US East Coast but still has an 70 percent chance of forming into a tropical storm in the next two days, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said.

Tropical Storm Iselle weakens on Hawaii approach

Tropical Storm Iselle weakened further early on Friday as it clamoured toward the Hawaii shore. The Central Pacific Hurricane Centre said the system`s maximum sustained winds slowed from 113 kph to 97 kph. Iselle is expected to weaken further over the coming two days.

Tropical Storm Arthur upgraded to hurricane off US

Tropical Storm Arthur strengthened into the first hurricane of the season today as it moved up the US East Coast just in time to disrupt the July 4 holiday.

Tropical storm headed towards East Coast

A warning was issued to parts of North Carolina on Wednesday after a tropical storm Arthur was reportedly headed in the northern direction.

First tropical storm of Atlantic season could soak US holiday plans

Computer forecast models showed Arthur was not a threat to key oil and gas producing areas in the Gulf of Mexico.

Tropical storm Boris to slam Mexico, Guatemala

Tropical storm Boris bore down on Mexico and Guatemala, bringing drenching rains to a region stricken just days earlier by deadly flooding and a mudslides.

Amanda strengthens to become season`s first hurricane

Tropical Storm Amanda intensified Saturday, becoming the season`s first hurricane as it churned off Mexico`s Pacific coast, weather officials said.

Tropical Storm Sonia moving toward Mexican coast

Officials on Mexico`s storm-struck Pacific coast braced today for the arrival of fast-moving Tropical Storm Sonia, which was projected to hit the mainland by early tomorrow.

Mexico storms: 139 dead, 53 still missing

The death toll from twin storms that battered Mexico has risen to 139 from 130 while 53 people remain missing after a mudslide buried their village, officials have said.

Tropical storms Gabrielle, Humberto swirl in Atlantic

Tropical Storm Gabrielle regenerated and bore down on Bermuda on Tuesday while Tropical Storm Humberto strengthened to the verge of becoming the season`s first Atlantic hurricane, forecasters said.

Tropical Storm Fernand forms in Gulf of Mexico

Tropical Storm Fernand formed in the Gulf of Mexico and is expected to hit the Mexican coastal state of Veracuz early today.