Hurricane Arthur was a destructive and relatively early major hurricane that caused serious damage across the Caribbean and United States. The Atlantic hurricane season has started two weeks early as 2020’s first named storm — Arthur — whips the Atlantic Ocean hundreds of miles to the north of Yucatan, off North Carolina. Explaining where the hurricane will hit, Nasa said: "In addition, a Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for the east coast of Florida from Sebastian Inlet to Flagler Beach, South Santee River South Carolina to south of Bogue Inlet, North Carolina, north of Oregon Inlet, North Carolina to the North Carolina/Virginia Border, and the Eastern Albemarle Sound.". "Arthur is now a hurricane ... expected to move near the North Carolina outer banks tonight," it said. Hurricane Harvey affected a wide area along the Texas coast with both high wind and unprecedented, for the area, rainfall totals. Hurricane Arthur Makes East Coast Landfall as Thousands Flee . Tropical Storm Arthur continues to travel up the Atlantic coast as meteorologists have upgraded it to Hurricane Arthur on Thursday afternoon. Life-threatening storm surge and damaging winds will affect areas near where Laura makes landfall. — -- Hurricane Arthur, now a Category 2 hurricane, threatens to ruin holiday plans along the East Coast. Over 150,000 properties in Texas have been affected by Hurricane Harvey, based on preliminary estimates by the Federal Emergency Management Agency. Nasa satellite showing Arthur over the Bahamas. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has released a map filled with images of many of the areas affected by Hurricane Harvey. It also showed powerful thunderstorms reaching heights of 15.5km/h and sustained winds of about 75km/h. Almost all foreign born from the Rita area lived in the Houston and Beaumont-Port Arthur metro areas. Areas Affected: Puerto Rico, Hispaniola, Turks and Caicos, Bermuda, Eastern USA, Iceland. Hurricane Harvey was a devastating Category 4 hurricane that made landfall on Texas and Louisiana in August 2017, causing catastrophic flooding and many deaths. The photograph on the left was taken in July 1992 before Hurricane Andrew [larger version]. Map plotting the track and intensity of the storm according to the Saffir–Simpson hurricane wind scale. On the morning of July 4th, 2014, less than 12 hours after Hurricane Arthur roared up the coast of North Carolina and Virginia, NOAA's National Geodetic Survey began flying survey missions to take aerial photographs to document damage, erosion, and potential impacts to navigation. August 23rd to 29th. The NHC reported last night "that Arthur is expected to move east of the east-central coast of Florida today, July 2, pass east of Northeastern Florida tonight, move parallel to the coast of South Carolina on Thursday July 3, and approach the hurricane watch area Thursday night.". The hurricane warning has been extended northward from Duck, North Carolina to the North Carolina/Virginia border. The first hurricane of … Parts of the US are bracing for an extremely wet and windy Independence Day as Hurricane Arthur strengthens into a hurricane. 2014 Atlantic hurricane season (Doug-recreated), December 21, 2016 Sun Prairie tornado outbreak, https://hypothetical-events.fandom.com/wiki/Hurricane_Arthur_(2020)?oldid=27674. The first named storm of the 2014 Atlantic hurricane season, Arthur developed from an initially non-tropical area of low pressure over the Southeastern United States that emerged into the western Atlantic Ocean on June 28. Category 1 Hurricane Bertha ... Category 1 Hurricane Cristobal. Arthur is currently centred over the Bahamas and the National Hurricane Centre has issued a Hurricane Watch for Bogue Inlet to Oregon Inlet, North Carolina and Pamlico Sound. The storm, which had not strengthened any since Sunday afternoon, had maximum sustained winds of 50 mph – up from 45 mph at 8 a.m. Arthur is moving north-northeast […] Arthur is expected to be a Category 2 hurricane as it passes over or near the North Carolina coast. A hurricane warning is in effect for: the areas between Surf City, North Carolina and the North Carolina-Virginia border; Pamlico Sound, North Carolina; Eastern Albemarle Sound, North Carolina Heavy rainfall and minor flooding occurred across extreme southeastern Massachusetts and DownEast Maine. It is also the first hurricane to make landfall on the U.S. mainland since Isaac on Aug. 28-29, 2012 and the first Category 2 hurricane in US since Ike 2008. Heavy rain is expected to affect the coastline of these areas over the next few days, including 4 July. Sustained winds in excess of 135 miles per hour accompanied Hurricane Andrew as it passed across the western end of these barrier islands. 2014-07-01T23:27:52.000Z. Hurricane Arthur became the earliest known hurricane landfall in the U.S. state of North Carolina. It is 445km south of Charleston, South Carolina, 545km southwest of Cape Hatteras in North Carolina and 305km from Cape Fear. FEMA urged residents and visitors in potentially affected areas to monitor the storm closely and take steps to be prepared in advance of severe weather. The damage in the Houston and Beaumont / Port Arthur areas was largely due to the flooding and stream flow that resulted from the rain. Tropical Storm Arthur is forecast to grow into a Category 1 hurricane early on … RALEIGH, N.C. (WNCN/AP) — As of 11 a.m., Tropical Storm Arthur is just 20 miles off the coast of Cape Hatteras, the National Hurricane Center said. Hurricane Arthur has the potential to disrupt travel for thousands this weekend. Arthur emerged into the Atlantic while weakening, and made an approach within 75 miles of coastal Massachusetts on July 4. Some weakening should occur into Saturday with extra-tropical transition and eventual landfall in Atlantic Canada during the day Saturday. NHC issued a full public advisory of the areas expected to be affected, which can be read below. It was the First tropical cyclone, First named storm and the first hurricane of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season. Hypothetical Events Wiki is a FANDOM Lifestyle Community. The core of Arthur is expected to approach the coast of North Carolina in the hurricane warning areas tonight. Before Hurricane Andrew: After Hurricane Andrew: The area shown is part of the Isles Dernieres in central Louisiana. The outages are concentrated primarily in the Beaumont, Orange, Port Arthur, Silsbee and Winnie areas. Areas affected Damage Deaths Arthur September 1 September 8 Category 1 hurricane 80 mph 125 km/h 958 mbar Mexico $1 Million 3 People Bertha September 5 September 10 Tropical storm 65 mph 100 Km/h Hurricane Arthur - July 3-4, 2014. 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