25 Aug '17, 6pm

Hurricane Harvey Approaches Texas

Residents along the coast of Texas and northeast Mexico are bracing for a potent hurricane to make landfall late on August 25. Forecasters believe the storm will be at major intensity (category 3 or higher ) and will be the strongest to make landfall in the United States in 12 years. In a forecast advisory on the morning of August 25, the U.S. National Hurricane Center declared: “catastrophic flooding is expected across portions of southern and southeastern Texas.” Landfall is predicted to occur somewhere between Port O’Connor and Corpus Christi. The animation above shows Harvey as the hurricane evolved between 6:15 and 11:45 a.m. Central Daylight Time (11:15 to 16:45 Universal Time) on August 25, 2017. Infrared data (band 4) from Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite 13 ( GOES-13 ) is overlaid on a MODIS blue marble. The satellite is operated by the National O...

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Hurricane Harvey Approaches Texas

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army.mil 25 Aug '17, 10pm

AUSTIN, Texas -- At the request of Gov. Greg Abbott through the Texas Division of Emergency Management, about 700 members ...

Texas Guard Mobilizes Ahead of Hurricane Harvey's Landfall

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defense.gov 25 Aug '17, 2pm

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Hurricane Harvey Intensifies, Will Be Strongest Texas Coastal Bend Landfall in 47 Years

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ecowatch.com 25 Aug '17, 1pm

Given Harvey's expected slow crawl near the coast, at least some coastal flooding, along with battering waves, could persi...

Two Navy bases in Texas are evacuating ahead of...

militarytimes.com 24 Aug '17, 11pm

Naval Air Station Corpus Christi and Naval Air Station Kingsville are directly in the path of the Category 1 hurricane, wh...

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grist.org 25 Aug '17, 4pm

Forecasters expect Hurricane Harvey to make landfall late today as a major hurricane — the first to hit the United States ...

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Hurricane Harvey could be the strongest storm to hit the country in over a decade. The storm, expected to hit the Texas co...

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Hurricane Harvey could be the strongest storm to hit the country in over a decade. The storm, expected to hit the Texas co...

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grist.org 25 Aug '17, 4pm

Forecasters expect Hurricane Harvey to make landfall late today as a major hurricane — the first to hit the United States ...

Air Force Hurricane Hunters Track Harvey

Air Force Hurricane Hunters Track Harvey

defense.gov 25 Aug '17, 10pm

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navytimes.com 24 Aug '17, 9pm

WASHINGTON – Two Navy bases on the Texas coast are evacuating as many of their trainer aircraft and personnel ahead of Hur...

Hurricane Harvey Arrives as Flood Insurance Deadline Looms

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nrdc.org 25 Aug '17, 8pm

Image Credit: National Hurricane Center Hurricane Harvey will strike the Texas coast with gale force winds, life-threateni...