Monday, November 04, 2013

Tropical Depression Sonia Dissipates Over Western Mexico
Monday, November 04, 2013 Tropical Depression Sonia dissipates over western Mexico, though the government said there was a chance of continued rains.

Sunday, November 03, 2013

Tropical Storm Sonia Weakens Near Mexico's Pacific Coast
Sunday, November 03, 2013 Tropical Storm Sonia weakened as it approached the Pacific coast of Mexico, but threatened heavy rains over swaths of western Mexico that have experienced major flooding over the past couple of months.

Monday, October 07, 2013

Floodgates Reopen in New Orleans, Oil Platforms Restaff as Storm Wanes
Monday, October 07, 2013 Massive barge gates shut to prevent flooding in New Orleans reopen Sunday and energy firms started returning workers to oil platforms in the Gulf of Mexico, after officials lifted evacuation orders as Tropical Storm Karen faltered.

Sunday, October 06, 2013

Tropical Storm Karen Dissipates off US Gulf Coast
Sunday, October 06, 2013 The remnants of Tropical Storm Karen, already downgraded to a depression, have dissipated over the Gulf of Mexico, the National Weather Service says.

Friday, October 04, 2013

Evacuations Ordered as Tropical Storm Karen Nears US Coast
Friday, October 04, 2013 Tropical Storm Karen weaken in the Gulf of Mexico after disrupting US energy output on its way to drenching the coast from Louisiana to the Florida Panhandle.

Thursday, October 03, 2013

U.S. Gulf Rig Evacuations Begin Ahead of Tropical Storm Karen
Thursday, October 03, 2013 Oil and gas companies begin evacuating rigs in the U.S. Gulf of Mexico as forecasts call for Tropical Storm Karen to strengthen as it approaches the U.S. Gulf Coast.

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Two Major Storms Lash Mexico, 41 Dead Amid 'Historic' Floods
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 Two powerful storms pummel Mexico as they converged from the Pacific and the Gulf on Monday, killing at least 41 people and forcing the evacuation of tens of thousands amid some of the worst flooding in decades.

Monday, September 16, 2013

Hurricane Ingrid, Tropical Depression Drench Mexico, Kill 21
Monday, September 16, 2013 Hurricane Ingrid and tropical depression Manuel bring heavy rains to Mexico's Gulf and Pacific coasts on Sunday, causing flooding and landslides, killing 21 people and forcing some towns to cancel national Independence Day celebrations.

Friday, September 13, 2013

Storm Ingrid Forms in Gulf of Mexico, Pemex Unaffected
Friday, September 13, 2013 Tropical Storm Ingrid, the ninth storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, has formed in the southern Gulf of Mexico, NHC said, although oil operations were not affected.

Wednesday, September 11, 2013

UPDATE: Humberto Becomes Year's First Atlantic Hurricane, No Threat To Land
Wednesday, September 11, 2013 Tropical Storm Gabrielle regenerated and bore down on Bermuda on Tuesday while Tropical Storm Humberto strengthened to the verge of becoming the season's first Atlantic hurricane, forecasters said.

Tuesday, August 27, 2013

The 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season: Act II
Tuesday, August 27, 2013 Revised forecasts continue to call for a busy hurricane season in the Gulf of Mexico.

Monday, August 26, 2013

Tropical Depression Fernand Kills 13 As Weakens over Mexico
Monday, August 26, 2013 Thirteen people were killed when torrential rains triggered deadly landslides as a weakening tropical depression Fernand moved northwest and away from Mexico's major oil installations.

Thursday, August 15, 2013

Evacuations Start at Some Gulf of Mexico Operations as Storm Threatens
Thursday, August 15, 2013 Workers for some Gulf of Mexico oil and gas operators were being evacuated from offshore facilities as a low-pressure system threatened to strengthen into a cyclone but production was not interrupted.

Friday, August 02, 2013

NHC: Low Chance of Cyclone East of Melbourne, Florida
Friday, August 02, 2013 A weak area of low pressure associated with the remnants of tropical storm Dorian has a chance of becoming a tropical cyclone, NHC says.

US Storm Team Slightly Lowers 2013 Hurricane Forecast To Eight
Friday, August 02, 2013 The 2013 Atlantic hurricane season will see above-average activity, but cooler ocean waters may make it harder for storms to form, a leading US hurricane forecasting team says.

Monday, July 29, 2013

NHC: Medium Chance of Cyclone North of Puerto Rico
Monday, July 29, 2013 Remnants of tropical storm Dorian have a 30 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone.

Friday, July 26, 2013

Tropical Storm Dorian Forecast to Weaken on Path Toward Caribbean
Friday, July 26, 2013 Tropical Storm Dorian is expected to weaken slightly as it moves across the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean toward the Caribbean, NHS says.

Thursday, July 25, 2013

NHC: Tropical Storm Dorian Could Strengthen Slightly in Next 48 Hours
Thursday, July 25, 2013 Tropical storm Dorian may strengthen slightly during the next 48 hours as it moves over warmer water, the US National Hurricane Center says.

Wednesday, July 24, 2013

NHC: Tropical Storm Dorian Forms over Eastern Atlantic
Wednesday, July 24, 2013 Tropical Storm Dorian has formed over the Eastern Atlantic, the U.S. National Hurricane Center says.

Thursday, June 13, 2013

Struggling for Cash, ATP Abandons Gomez Oil Drilling Field
Thursday, June 13, 2013 ATP is walking away from an oil-drilling platform in the Gulf of Mexico, leaving it unmanned and a threat to public safety at the start of hurricane season, attorneys told a bankruptcy judge.

Thursday, June 06, 2013

UPDATE: Storm Warning in Effect Due to Tropical Storm Andrea
Thursday, June 06, 2013 Oil and gas producers in the Gulf of Mexico say that they're keeping an eye on Tropical Storm Andrea but they haven't curtailed production as the storm makes its way toward Florida and the US east coast

Friday, May 31, 2013

Landfall, Size to Determine Hurricane Impact on Oil, Gas Production
Friday, May 31, 2013 A hurricane's impact on US oil and gas production during the 2013 season will be determined by whether it makes landfall and its size, EIA reports.

Thursday, May 30, 2013

PEMEX Holds First Meeting of 2013 for Hurricane Response Group
Thursday, May 30, 2013 PEMEX's emergency hurricane response group holds its first regular meeting to evaluate its readiness to respond to a hurricane as the 2013 season approaches.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Hurricane Warning Issued for Mexico's South Pacific Coast
Wednesday, May 29, 2013 The Mexican government issues a hurricane warning on its southern Pacific coast for an approaching tropical storm that threatens to gain strength, the US National Hurricane Center says.

Friday, May 03, 2013

Musings: Oil Industry On Alert - Active Hurricane Season Forecast
Friday, May 03, 2013 Higher than historic probabilities will have the US petroleum industry on alert during the upcoming season