Tag: Hurricane Ernesto 2006

  • Hurricane Ernesto: The Costliest Tropical Cyclone of the 2006 Atlantic Hurricane Season

    Hurricane Ernesto: The Costliest Tropical Cyclone of the 2006 Atlantic Hurricane Season

    This research article examines Hurricane Ernesto, the costliest tropical cyclone of the 2006 Atlantic hurricane season. Ernesto originated as a tropical wave in the eastern Caribbean Sea on August 24, intensifying into a minimal hurricane near Haiti before weakening and passing over eastern Cuba as a tropical storm. Contrary to initial predictions, Ernesto made landfall…