Hurricane Ike Newswire (Page 2)

Hurricane Ike Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Hurricane Ike. (Page 2)

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  1. Tropical Storm Bill Could Affect Our Weekend WeatherRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | WKJK-AM Louisville

    ... direct path, there is a threat of high winds and possible severe weather. Goode says this won't be a repeat of Hurricane Ike in 2009, when there were hurricane force winds along the Ohio River. There is a silver lining, however. Goode says this will ...

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  2. Tropical Storm Bill Makes Landfall In TexasRead the original story

    Tuesday Jun 16 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Tropical Storm Bill hit the coast of Texas just before noon local time on Tuesday, bringing high winds and heavy rains to the already-soaked state.. Bill made landfall on Matagorda Island, southwest of Houston, according to the National Weather Service.

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  3. Verizon Network Ready As Gulf Coast Prepares For Tropical Storm BillRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | PR Newswire

    ... during and after previous storm seasons. In the aftermath of even the most devastating hurricanes, like Hurricane Ike, the Verizon network in remained strong while many other wireless communication networks struggled to serve emergency response ...

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  4. Road closures in Bolivar Peninsula, Galveston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Click2Houston

    ... TOO LATE AND THEN YOU HAVE A FLAT TIRE OR A SERIOUS ACCIDENT. THAT WAS ONE OF THE HARDEST-HIT AREAS DURING HURRICANE IKE. THERE WAS A TOWN OF GILCHREST THAT WAS DECIMATED AND NEVER REALLY CAME BACK AFTER HURRICANE IKE, SO THAT'S WHY THERE'S NOT A ...

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  5. Galveston County Office of Emergency Management: Garret FoskitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | Click2Houston

    ... HERE. WE HAD HURRICANE RITA, WHERE EVERYBODY RAN AND THEN EVERYBODY GOT STUCK IN TRAFFIC. THEN WE HAD HURRICANE IKE, WHERE MOTT MANY PEOPLE RAN AND WE HAD A FEW PEOPLE DIE AND TOTAL DEVASTATION. IT'S BEEN SEVEN YEARS SINCE WE'VE HAD HURRICANE IKE, ...

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  6. Tropical Storm Could Impact Central TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 16 | KWTX

    ... in Galveston County, Texas have directed voluntary evacuation of the low-lying Bolivar Peninsula, where Hurricane Ike wiped out most structures in 2008. Central Texas Dental Care has an immediate opening for a Registered Dental Assistant - Central ...

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  7. Freeport officials close Old Brazos RiveraRead the original story

    Monday Jun 15 | KHOU-TV Houston

    FREEPORT, Texas - The City of Freeport took dramatic steps to protect the downtown area when officials closed the flood gate along the Old Brazos Freeport officials close Old Brazos River floodgate FREEPORT, Texas - The City of Freeport took dramatic steps to protect the downtown area when officials closed the flood gate along the Old Brazos Check out this story on KHOU.com: http://on.khou.com/1MGBBWB FREEPORT, Texas - The City of Freeport took dramatic steps to protect the downtown area when officials closed the flood gate along the Old Brazos River for the first time since Hurricane Ike. "The gate is scheduled to come down anytime we have a two foot title surge," said City Manager Jeff Pynes.

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  8. Up and down Galveston beaches all eyes are on the Gulf.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | KLFY-TV Lafayette

    ... ssibly 5-12 inches of flooding. Folks in Galveston say they're ready. Their homes were already damaged once by Hurricane Ike in 2008. Now, they live ready for whatever the Gulf decides to blow their way.

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  9. Tropical Weather On the Way: How Bad Will It Be?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Houston Press

    ... a major hurricane is no big deal. Yet, the two most destructive storms in our area in the last 30 years were Hurricane Ike, a category 2 hurricane, and Tropical Storm Allison. Even a non-tropical system like the recent storms on Memorial Day can ...

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  10. Galveston prepping for trouble brewing in GulfRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | 12NewsNow.Com

    ... electricity," said Celeste. Folks in Galveston say they're ready. Their homes were already damaged once by Hurricane Ike in 2008. Now, they live ready for whatever the Gulf decides to blow their way. "Our downstairs has blown away twice, so, yeah, ...

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  11. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Sunday Jun 14 | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  12. Macaluso: Big day set for St. Tammany fishing pierRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | The Advocate

    ... pier. Amidst the years of recovery from that disastrous 2005 storm, the pier was completed just in time for Hurricane Ike to wreak enough damage to force closure and months of repair. St. Tammany CRT director Wensel Conroy said Saturday's event is a ...

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  13. Rain floods streets in Galveston CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 13 | Click2Houston

    ... DAMAGED BY THE WATER. IT WAS UP TO THE THIRD STEP IN OUR HOUSE. SHE SAYS SHE HASN'T SEEN IT LIKE THIS SINCE HURRICANE IKE, ALTHOUGH SHE'S NOT LETTING IT STOPPING HER FROM HAVING A GOOD TIME, SHE RELOCATED A PARTY SCHEDULED FOR HER HOUSE TO THIS ...

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  14. Health Department looking forward to new localeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Http

    DSCN6240 copy.jpg Nearly seven years after Hurricane Ike devastated Southeast Texas and caused significant damage to many of the community's homes and businesses, including city government facilities, funding from the disaster is still trickling into the area to assist with recovery.

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  15. Harris County Judges Turned to Facebook in Absence of Flood PlanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 10 | Houston Press

    ... and flashlights. Court was cancelled for a week, and the center was closed for a year. Nine years later, Hurricane Ike hit Houston, steeping the Criminal Justice Center in a sea of sewage. "I think these disasters are a reminder that we need to do a ...

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  16. Deluge of insurance claims submitted after floods damaged thousands of Houston propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 9 | Business Journal

    ... destructive storm last month, Block said. The insurance company put an emergency response plan in place after Hurricane Ike, setting up an mobile trailer to handle increased claims volume and operating the call center longer in the days after the ...

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  17. Spong v. Fidelity National Property and Casualty Insurance CompanyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2015 | FindLaw

    ... policy under the National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) covering property owned by Robert and Kerry Spong. Hurricane Ike swept away all improvements on the Spongs' property and all personal belongings. The insurer, Fidelity National Property and ...

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  18. Your annual "don't get complacent about hurricanes" warningRead the original story

    Sunday Jun 7 | Off the Kuff

    It's been seven years since a large hurricane - Hurricane Ike - threatened the Gulf states, and increasingly there's talk among scientists that the Atlantic Ocean may be moving toward a more "quiet" period. Hurricanes tend to come in bunches, and since about 1995 the Atlantic Ocean has burned hot with storms, spawning monster years in the 2000s when hurricanes like Katrina, Rita and Wilma pounded Florida, Louisiana and Texas.

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  19. The WilliesIS it All Over but the Crisis?Read the original story

    Friday Jun 5 | American Reporter

    ... changes? They had weathered such storms in the past (they thought) and lived to tell the tale. This time, with Hurricane Ike bearing down on therm, they prepared with a party - and I'm sure it was fun - until the lights went out and the ...

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  20. Storm plan mired in delaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 4 | Click2Houston

    June 4, 2015: In September 2008, Hurricane Ike roared ashore, bringing with it a wall of water that caused more than $50 billion in damage and claimed dozens of lives. Two months after Ike made landfall, Gov. Rick Perry announced the creation of the Commission for Disaster Recovery and Renewal.

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