Hurricane Season


93L in Eastern Atlantic Growing More Organized ~Dr. Jeff Masters @wunderground

We’ll keep a sharper eye on this one since Dr. Masters has an uncanny ability for picking winners during Hurricane Season. An area of disturbed weather located near 10°N, 33°W at 8 am EDT Monday, about 500 miles southwest of the Cape Verde Islands, was designated Invest 93L by NHC early Monday morning. This disturbance…


Review of NOLA.com Hurricane Hotel Tracker @neworleanstech

By the time I finally reached friends in Memphis, 2 weeks after Hurricane Katrina, as Rita bore down on Louisiana, over 3 million people had landed in or passed through the city. 4 states worth of evacuees had flat worn out basic services and hotel rooms were fast and furious or non-existent.  This is why…


The Use of Expendable UAVs After Typhoon Haiyan ~Patrick Meier, iRevolution

With our continuous coverage of Unmanned Arial Vehicles, my best go-to source for the word has become Patrick Meier at iRevolution. Scroll down our timeline of posts and you’ll see him all over this issue, from Humanitarian Disaster Response to Federal Statutes governing our access and use of this vital, life-saving technology.  ~Bruce Biles My…