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FEMA opened four disaster recovery centers. The area that received the most destruction due to Hurricane Charley, however, was Florida.

Tropical Storm Charley

The rainfall, which was heaviest across the southwestern portion of the state, washed out several bridges and roads, and flooded many other roads. Several people had to be rescued from high waters, though no fatalities occurred in the state.

Although surface winds had diminished and a closed surface circulation no longer existed, a slow-moving remnant circulation aloft persisted in the Del Rio area and generated flooding rains that were most devastating in that area on August 23 and the List of retired Atlantic hurricane names Due to the severe damage and deaths caused by the storm, the name Allison was retired in springand will never again be used in the Atlantic basin ; the incarnation of Allison was the only Atlantic tropical system to have its name retired without reaching hurricane strength until the name Erika was retired following a storm in In Port Charlotte and Punta Gorda, many buildings, RVsand mobile homes were completely destroyed, while other buildings were uproofed due to the powerful winds.

In Rhode Islandone man drowned in a rip current. The rainfall downed numerous weak trees and power lines, leaving 70, without power during the storm. Lacking deep convection or a well defined center, the wave continued west-northwestward without developing.

The deluge caused rivers to crest past their banks, including the Oconee River at Milledgeville which peaked at The death toll of gives an idea of the scope of Gilbert's impacts: Rainfall totals peaked at The southeastern city of Thibodaux, LA flooded when millimeters Georgia governor Roy Barnes declared a state of emergency for seven counties in the state.

Empty railroad hopper cars toppled over as a result of high winds from Hurricane Charley in Fort Meade Public schools in some counties in the path of the hurricane were scheduled to be closed for two weeks.

Allison's rainfall damaged 24 houses and several stores, while the flooding closed several major highways in the New York City area. Gilbert emerged off the western coastline of Jamaica and began a period of extraordinarily rapid intensification.

Rainfall was light, ranging from 2 to 3. Praesent eget mauris vitae purus aliquet pretium. The surge, combined with incoming waves, caused extensive flooding in the park and damaged numerous docks.

The flooding dislodged a clothes dryer in the basement of the "A" building of the Village Green Apartment Complex in Upper Moreland Townshipbreaking a natural gas line. Meteorological history[ edit ] Map plotting the track and the intensity of the storm, according to the Saffir—Simpson scale Charley originated with a large swirl of clouds which parted off of the west coast of Africa on August 9.

Thirteen people died in Texas, all drownings. He later reflected on the government response to Charley: This minimum central pressure recorded by NOAA aircraft was the lowest pressure ever recorded in the western hemisphere until Hurricane Wilma in Hurricane Charley made landfall in Florida within 24 hours of Tropical Storm Bonnie- this was the first time two tropical cyclones made landfall in one state within a single day.

News and notes from The Palm Beach Post's weather reporter, Kim Miller. Charley soon weakened to a tropical storm over southeastern North Carolina and became extratropical on the 15th as it moved back over water near Virginia Beach. Although ferocious, Charley was a very small hurricane at its Florida landfall, with its maximum winds and storm surge located only about miles from the center.

Tropical Storm Charley was the third named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season. Charley was the first of two tropical storms to make landfall in Texas during that season (Frances being the other).

The storm originated with a tropical wave that moved off the West African coast on August 9.

Hurricane Charley

The wave moved generally west-northwestward. Tropical Storm Bonnie was a tropical storm that made landfall on Florida in August The second storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, Bonnie developed from a tropical wave on August 3 to the east of the Lesser calgaryrefugeehealth.com moving through the islands, its fast forward motion caused it to dissipate.

However, it later regenerated into a tropical storm near Yucatán Peninsula. Tropical Storm Allison was a tropical storm that devastated southeast Texas in June of the Atlantic hurricane calgaryrefugeehealth.com arguable example of the "brown ocean effect", Allison lasted unusually long for a June storm, remaining tropical or subtropical for 15 days, most of which when the storm was over land dumping torrential calgaryrefugeehealth.com storm developed from a tropical wave in the northern.

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