Tag: Hurricanes of 2001

  • Hurricane Olga: The Record-Breaking Atlantic Cyclone of 2001

    Hurricane Olga: The Record-Breaking Atlantic Cyclone of 2001

    This research article delves into the meteorological characteristics and impacts of Hurricane Olga, which emerged as a significant event during the 2001 Atlantic hurricane season. Of particular note is Olga’s distinction as the largest tropical cyclone by diameter of gale-force winds on record in the Atlantic at that time. This article provides a comprehensive analysis…

  • Hurricane Noel 2001: A Study of its Development and Impacts

    Hurricane Noel 2001: A Study of its Development and Impacts

    Hurricane Noel, which originated as a non-tropical frontal low in the North Atlantic, underwent a unique transformation into a subtropical and later tropical cyclone during the 2001 hurricane season. This research article provides an in-depth analysis of the formation, track, and dissipation of Hurricane Noel, along with an assessment of its impacts on the affected…

  • Hurricane Karen: A Non-Tropical Origin Hurricane in the 2001 Atlantic Hurricane Season

    Hurricane Karen: A Non-Tropical Origin Hurricane in the 2001 Atlantic Hurricane Season

    This research article focuses on Hurricane Karen, a unique hurricane that formed during the 2001 Atlantic hurricane season. Unlike most hurricanes, Karen originated as an extratropical storm before transitioning into a tropical cyclone. The storm developed on October 10, 2001, as a result of the interaction between a cold front and an upper-level trough south…

  • The Devastation Unleashed by Hurricane Iris: A Small Yet Mighty Category 4 Storm

    The Devastation Unleashed by Hurricane Iris: A Small Yet Mighty Category 4 Storm

    This research article delves into the profound impact of Hurricane Iris, a small yet powerful Category 4 hurricane that struck Belize during the 2001 Atlantic hurricane season. The storm, which ranked as the second-strongest of the season after Hurricane Michelle, caused widespread destruction in Belize, particularly in the Toledo and Stann Creek districts. This article…

  • Hurricane Humberto: A Brief Encounter with Bermuda in September 2001

    Hurricane Humberto: A Brief Encounter with Bermuda in September 2001

    Hurricane Humberto, the eighth named storm and fourth hurricane of the 2001 Atlantic hurricane season, made a notable impact on the island of Bermuda in September 2001. This research article provides a comprehensive analysis of Hurricane Humberto, focusing on its formation, track, effects on Bermuda, and subsequent dissipation. Additionally, the article highlights the importance of…

  • Hurricane Gabrielle’s Impact on Florida and Newfoundland: A Tale of Flooding and Destruction in September 2001

    Hurricane Gabrielle’s Impact on Florida and Newfoundland: A Tale of Flooding and Destruction in September 2001

    Hurricane Gabrielle, a notable North Atlantic hurricane in the 2001 season, left a trail of devastation and flooding in both Florida and Newfoundland. This research article provides a comprehensive account of the hurricane’s effects, highlighting the significance of its occurrence alongside the September 11 attacks. We delve into the details of Gabrielle’s formation, its impact…

  • Hurricane Felix (2001): A Devastating Force of Nature

    Hurricane Felix (2001): A Devastating Force of Nature

    Hurricane Felix, a powerful and destructive storm, emerged as one of the significant hurricanes during the 2001 hurricane season. This research article aims to provide a comprehensive analysis of the impact of Hurricane Felix on the affected regions, including the damage incurred, loss of life, cost of cleaning and rebuilding, and measures to enhance preparedness…

  • Hurricane Erin: The Longest-Lived Hurricane of the 2001 Atlantic Hurricane Season

    Hurricane Erin: The Longest-Lived Hurricane of the 2001 Atlantic Hurricane Season

    This research article focuses on Hurricane Erin, the longest-lived hurricane of the 2001 Atlantic hurricane season. The study explores the formation, intensification, track, and impact of Hurricane Erin, providing insights into its characteristics and the associated effects on the regions it traversed. Furthermore, this article aims to inform readers about measures they can take to…