OVER 100 YEARS OF HISTORY:
ATLANTIC AND PACIFIC BASINS
2013 ATLANTIC BASIN
HURRICANE SEASON
June 1 – December 30
COMMUNITYCOMMUNITY
DATA BASESDATA BASES
AND INFORMATIONAND INFORMATION
•SEVERE WINDSTORMS
•INVENTORY
•VULNERABILITY
•LOCAT...
FORECAST OF THE NATIONAL
OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC
ADMINISTRATION
FORECAST: 13-20 NAMED STORMS
WITH 7-10
BECOMING HURRICANES
STORM NAMES
2013 SEASON
CHRONOLOGY OF 2013’s STORMS
• ANDREA - Tropical storm; June 5
• BARRY - Tropical storm; June 19
• CHANTAL – Tropical storm...
CHRONOLOGY OF 2013’S STORMS
• HUMBERTO –
• INGRID –
• JERRY –
• KAREN –
• LORENZO –
• MELISSA –
• NESTOR –
CHRONOLOGY OF 2013’S STORMS
• OLGA –
• PABLO –
• REBEKAH –
• SEBASTIEN –
• TANYA –
• VAN --
• WENDY --
STORM TRACKS OF ANDREA,
BARRY, CHANTAL, AND DORIAN
TROPICAL STORM ANDREA
---
FIRST STORM OF 2013 SEASON
A Rain Maker
ANDREA: JUNE 5, 2013
ANDREA’S IMPACTS
• The precursor to Andrea dropped
nearly 12 inches (300 mm) of rainfall in
the Yucatán Peninsula.
• In Cu...
ANDREA’S IMPACTS
• In Florida, the storm brought heavy
rainfall that caused localized flooding
and five tornadoes that dow...
TROPICAL STORM BARRY
---
SECOND STORM OF 2013 SEASON
A Rain Maker and Power Disupter
BARRY: JUNE 19, 2013
BARRY’S IMPACTS
• In the Mexican state of Yucatan, wind
gusted up to 48 mph (77 km/h) and
heavy rains downed trees and pow...
BARRY’S IMPACTS
• Heavy rains in Honduras triggered
flooding that damaged 60 homes
and affected 300 people.
• In southern ...
TROPICAL STORM CHANTAL
---
THIRD STORM OF 2013 SEASON
A Rain Maker
TROPICAL STORM CHANTAL:
JULY 8, 2013
A tropical storm warning
was issued for Puerto Rico,
Barbados, Dominica, Saint
Lucia, Martinique,
Guadeloupe, and Miami.
J...
CHANTAL’S IMPACTS
• Chantal produced heavy rainfall
in Hispaniola, forcing
thousands to evacuate their
homes.
• In the Dom...
TROPICAL STORM DORIAN
---
FOURTH STORM OF 2013 SEASON
Rain in florida was Most Notable
Impact
TROPICAL STORM DORIAN:
JULY 22-27, 2013
TROPICAL STORM ERIN ---
FIFTH STORM OF 2013 SEASON
A Short Lived Storm With no Notable
Impact
TROPICAL STORM FERDNAND ---
SIXTH STORM OF 2013 SEASON
Still Developing (08/16)
ERIN AND FERDNAND
AUGUST 16, 2013
AUGUST 16th
REVISED FORECAST OF THE
NATIONAL OCEANIC AND
ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION
FORECAST: STILL AN ABOVE NOMAL
SEASON,...
LOOKING BACK AT 2012
2012’s ACTUAL STORMS
EXCEEDED THE FORECAST
FORECAST: 15 NAMED STORMS
WITH 4-8
BECOMING HURRICANES
ACTUAL: TWENTY NAMED
STORMS; 10 HURRICANES
NAMED STORMS IN 2012
• ALBERTO - Tropical storm; May 19
• BERYL - Tropical storm; May 27
• CHRIS – Hurricane; June 21
• DE...
NAMED STORMS FOR 2012
• HELENE –Tropical Storm, Aug. 19
• ISAAC – Hurricane, August 21
• JOYCE –Tropical Storm, Aug. 25
• ...
NAMED STORMS IN 2012
• OSCAR – Tropical Storm; Oct. 4
• PATTY – Tropical Storm; Oct. 11
• RAFAEL – Hurricane; October 12
•...
SANDY: A $300 BILLION
STORM; OCTOBER 24, 2012
Sandy, 2012’s ninth hurricane, became a
huge storm with wind and rain bands
...
CAT I HURRICANE SANDY:
OCTOBER 24
SANDY: RAIN IN HAITI
SANDY REACHES HAVANA.
CUBA: OCTOBER 25
SANDY: RAIN IN CUBA
SANDY: RAIN BEGINS IN FT
LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA; OCT. 26
OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND
REHOBOTH BEACH,
DELAWARE: OCT. 29
SUPER STORM SANDY:
OCT. 29-30, 2012
NEW JERSEY: ATLANTIC
CITY UNDER WATER
NEW JERSEY: OCEAN
FRONT FLOODING
NEW JERSEY: STREETS
FLOODED
FLOODING IN BROOKLYN,
NY
$360 MILLION STORM SURGE,
NEW HAVEN, CT: OCT. 30
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Forecast of the national oceanic and atmospheric administration from August to December 2013: 13-20 named storms with 7-10 becoming hurricanes. Presentation courtesy of Dr. Walter Hays, Global Alliance for Disaster Reduction

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Over 100 years of history atlantic and pacific basins hurricane seasons

  1. 1. OVER 100 YEARS OF HISTORY: ATLANTIC AND PACIFIC BASINS
  2. 2. 2013 ATLANTIC BASIN HURRICANE SEASON June 1 – December 30
  3. 3. COMMUNITYCOMMUNITY DATA BASESDATA BASES AND INFORMATIONAND INFORMATION •SEVERE WINDSTORMS •INVENTORY •VULNERABILITY •LOCATION RISK ASSESSMENTRISK ASSESSMENT RISK ACCEPTABLE RISK UNACCEPTABLE RISK SEVERE WINDSTORMSEVERE WINDSTORM DISASTER RESILIENCEDISASTER RESILIENCE •PREPAREDNESS •PROTECTION •EARLY WARNING •EMERGENCY RESPONSE •RECOVERY and RECONSTRUCTION POLICY OPTIONSPOLICY OPTIONS Wind profileWind profile Storm Hazards:Storm Hazards: -Wind pressure -Surge -Rain -Flood -Waves -Salt water -Missiles -Tornadoes OceanOcean Gradient WindGradient Wind
  4. 4. FORECAST OF THE NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION FORECAST: 13-20 NAMED STORMS WITH 7-10 BECOMING HURRICANES
  5. 5. STORM NAMES 2013 SEASON
  6. 6. CHRONOLOGY OF 2013’s STORMS • ANDREA - Tropical storm; June 5 • BARRY - Tropical storm; June 19 • CHANTAL – Tropical storm; July 7 • DORIAN – Tropical Storm; July 22 • ERIN – Tropical Storm; August 14 • FERNAND –Trop. Storm; August 16 • GABRIELLE –
  7. 7. CHRONOLOGY OF 2013’S STORMS • HUMBERTO – • INGRID – • JERRY – • KAREN – • LORENZO – • MELISSA – • NESTOR –
  8. 8. CHRONOLOGY OF 2013’S STORMS • OLGA – • PABLO – • REBEKAH – • SEBASTIEN – • TANYA – • VAN -- • WENDY --
  9. 9. STORM TRACKS OF ANDREA, BARRY, CHANTAL, AND DORIAN
  10. 10. TROPICAL STORM ANDREA --- FIRST STORM OF 2013 SEASON A Rain Maker
  11. 11. ANDREA: JUNE 5, 2013
  12. 12. ANDREA’S IMPACTS • The precursor to Andrea dropped nearly 12 inches (300 mm) of rainfall in the Yucatán Peninsula. • In Cuba, the storm brought flooding, especially in the Pinar del Rio Province, and over 1,000 people fled their homes, mainly along the Cuyaguateje River. .
  13. 13. ANDREA’S IMPACTS • In Florida, the storm brought heavy rainfall that caused localized flooding and five tornadoes that downed power lines and trees and caused significant roof damage. • As Andrea died, heavy rains occurred in the Eastern United States and Atlantic Canada, causing flooding in Nova Scotia. • .
  14. 14. TROPICAL STORM BARRY --- SECOND STORM OF 2013 SEASON A Rain Maker and Power Disupter
  15. 15. BARRY: JUNE 19, 2013
  16. 16. BARRY’S IMPACTS • In the Mexican state of Yucatan, wind gusted up to 48 mph (77 km/h) and heavy rains downed trees and power lines; more than 26,000 residents lost power after lightning struck a nearby power station and caused a fire. • El Salvador experienced flooding.
  17. 17. BARRY’S IMPACTS • Heavy rains in Honduras triggered flooding that damaged 60 homes and affected 300 people. • In southern Belize, an estimated 10 in (250 mm) of rain fell in 24 hours, causing several rivers to over-top their banks and some to evacuate.]
  18. 18. TROPICAL STORM CHANTAL --- THIRD STORM OF 2013 SEASON A Rain Maker
  19. 19. TROPICAL STORM CHANTAL: JULY 8, 2013
  20. 20. A tropical storm warning was issued for Puerto Rico, Barbados, Dominica, Saint Lucia, Martinique, Guadeloupe, and Miami. July 8th
  21. 21. CHANTAL’S IMPACTS • Chantal produced heavy rainfall in Hispaniola, forcing thousands to evacuate their homes. • In the Dominican Republic, flooding from the storm killed one person in Maimon.1]
  22. 22. TROPICAL STORM DORIAN --- FOURTH STORM OF 2013 SEASON Rain in florida was Most Notable Impact
  23. 23. TROPICAL STORM DORIAN: JULY 22-27, 2013
  24. 24. TROPICAL STORM ERIN --- FIFTH STORM OF 2013 SEASON A Short Lived Storm With no Notable Impact
  25. 25. TROPICAL STORM FERDNAND --- SIXTH STORM OF 2013 SEASON Still Developing (08/16)
  26. 26. ERIN AND FERDNAND AUGUST 16, 2013
  27. 27. AUGUST 16th REVISED FORECAST OF THE NATIONAL OCEANIC AND ATMOSPHERIC ADMINISTRATION FORECAST: STILL AN ABOVE NOMAL SEASON, BUT ONLY 3 TO 5 MAJOR HURRICANES
  28. 28. LOOKING BACK AT 2012
  29. 29. 2012’s ACTUAL STORMS EXCEEDED THE FORECAST FORECAST: 15 NAMED STORMS WITH 4-8 BECOMING HURRICANES
  30. 30. ACTUAL: TWENTY NAMED STORMS; 10 HURRICANES
  31. 31. NAMED STORMS IN 2012 • ALBERTO - Tropical storm; May 19 • BERYL - Tropical storm; May 27 • CHRIS – Hurricane; June 21 • DEBBY – Tropical storm; June 23 • ERNESTO –Hurricane; Aug 3 • FLORENCE –Tropical storm: Aug 5 • GORDON –Hurricane, August 16
  32. 32. NAMED STORMS FOR 2012 • HELENE –Tropical Storm, Aug. 19 • ISAAC – Hurricane, August 21 • JOYCE –Tropical Storm, Aug. 25 • KIRK –Tropical Storm. Aug. 27 • LESLIE –Hurricane, Sept. 5 • MICHAEL –Hurricane, Sept. 5 • NADINE – Hurricane, Sept. 12
  33. 33. NAMED STORMS IN 2012 • OSCAR – Tropical Storm; Oct. 4 • PATTY – Tropical Storm; Oct. 11 • RAFAEL – Hurricane; October 12 • SANDY– A Super Hurricane; October 22 • TONY – Tropical Storm; Oct. 24
  34. 34. SANDY: A $300 BILLION STORM; OCTOBER 24, 2012 Sandy, 2012’s ninth hurricane, became a huge storm with wind and rain bands reaching out 500 km or more from the storm center, producing 15-50 cm of rain and flooding in Jamaica, Bermuda, Haiti, Dominican Republic, Cuba, New Jersey, and New York
  35. 35. CAT I HURRICANE SANDY: OCTOBER 24
  36. 36. SANDY: RAIN IN HAITI
  37. 37. SANDY REACHES HAVANA. CUBA: OCTOBER 25
  38. 38. SANDY: RAIN IN CUBA
  39. 39. SANDY: RAIN BEGINS IN FT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA; OCT. 26
  40. 40. OCEAN CITY, MARYLAND
  41. 41. REHOBOTH BEACH, DELAWARE: OCT. 29
  42. 42. SUPER STORM SANDY: OCT. 29-30, 2012
  43. 43. NEW JERSEY: ATLANTIC CITY UNDER WATER
  44. 44. NEW JERSEY: OCEAN FRONT FLOODING
  45. 45. NEW JERSEY: STREETS FLOODED
  46. 46. FLOODING IN BROOKLYN, NY
  47. 47. $360 MILLION STORM SURGE, NEW HAVEN, CT: OCT. 30
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