Hurricane Gaston Newswire

Hurricane Gaston Newswire

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  1. City, neighbors on storm watch as heavy rains pour inRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 | NBC12

    ... too familiar with the devastation Mother Nature can bring. It's hard to believe it's been 10 years since Hurricane Gaston left a whirlwind of destruction in The Bottom "There is some chatter about it. I think a lot of people thought the storm would ...

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  2. Three Practical Tips to Prepare for Hurricane JoaquinRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2015 | TheBlaze.com

    ... Schoefell told TheBlaze video producer Michael Mason that his first-ever 24-hour shift occurred in 2004 as Hurricane Gaston roared through the area. "Water was rising getting people trapped," Schoeffel explained, saying it was just "too much rain in ...

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  3. Severe weather threat causes Hurricane Gaston flashbacks for restaurateursRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | WRIC-TV Richmond

    With a nor'easter dumping rain on the area until Saturday and Hurricane Joaquin following closely behind, Shockoe Bottom restaurant workers couldn't help but remember tropical storm Gaston in 2004 as well. It caused the worst flooding there in recent memory, dumping 13 inches of rain in less than 11 hours.

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  4. Richmond officials prepared to close city floodgates if necessaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2015 | NBC12

    ... es and the pumps are routinely tested, and are in good working condition, according to officials. Since Hurricane Gaston ten years ago, Richmond has spent about $310 million to make a series of other improvements, helping the city to handle flooding.

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  5. Richmond's Hurricane Memory Lane: Hurricane Agnes, June 1972Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | Style Weekly

    ... floodwall stretching 3.28 miles now protects much of downtown. But it proved of little use in 2004, when Hurricane Gaston sent torrents of water pouring down Shockoe Valley where the flood wall blocked it and drainage was an issue. The 14th Street ...

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  6. Rainy weekend threatens as tropical depression churns up coastRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... storms Ana and Claudette formed offshore in May and July, respectively. The same weather pattern formed Hurricane Gaston, which came ashore here in 2004. Malsick said there is a decent chance this storm could develop, but weather coming across the ...

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  7. Sssh! Hurricane season forecast to stay quietRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Post and Courier

    ... to turn into tropical systems, said Mark Malsick, S.C. Climate Office severe weather liaison. That's ala Hurricane Gaston that came ashore here in 2004, Tropical Storm Ana that passed by in early May and a storm that could form early in the upcoming ...

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  8. How to stay sane during hurricane seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2015 | Post and Courier

    People gather on the beach to watch the big surf from Tropical Storm Ana in May at Wrightsville Beach, N.C. Monday is the official start of the Atlantic Basin tropical season that already has brushed the Lowcountry with a tropical storm, Ana, in early May. A relatively calmer than average season is predicted. After 11 years without a direct landfall from a tropical storm or hurricane - way back to Hurricane Gaston in 2004 - people in the Charleston metro area are tending to one extreme or the other: “It's not going to happen here,” or “Oh.

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