Posts Tagged “hurricane preparedness”


Analyzing the Predictions for the 2015 Hurricane Season

[caption id="attachment_16242" align="alignright" width="500"] Shear luck? Strong winds may keep the hurricanes away this summer. Image courtesy of NOAA (http://www.cpc.ncep.noaa.gov/products/outlooks/figure4.gif)[/caption] On May 27, 2015, the National Oceanic and Atmos [...]

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Checking Out the Early Predictions for the 2015 Hurricane Season

The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1st through November 30th. NOAA generally doesn’t release its seasonal predictions until the end of May which coming on the heels of Tropical Storm Ana seems to be cutting it a bit close. Still, three other prediction services [...]

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5 Tips for Weather-Ready Emergency Planning

With winter weather hammering the Northeast, and tornado season quickly approaching in the South and Midwest, now is a great time to begin thinking about disaster preparedness. Specifically, let's discuss some DIY ways to stare down the fury of Mother Nature. First thing [...]

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Happy New Year from Bounce Energy!

Welcome to 2015! We hoped you celebrated the passing of one year into the next on New Year’s Eve in an entertaining – yet still responsible – manner with your friends and family. Here at Bounce Energy, we spend the night reminiscing all the great things that happened o [...]

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What Happened to the 2014 Hurricane Season?

[caption id="attachment_14942" align="alignright" width="400"] 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season Summary Map image courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.[/caption] For the 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) has gotten its predi [...]

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Bounce Energy Welcomes Fall on Pinterest

Despite what the temperature is outside, it is officially Fall! Here at Bounce Energy, we could not be more excited for Football Season, cooler temperatures, and fall décor! Football is a way of life in Texas, which means tailgating, watching parties, and other pigskin-rela [...]

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Updating the 2014 Hurricane Season Predictions

Hurricane season? What hurricane season? NOAA May Prediction NOAA Revised Prediction Number of named storms (winds 39 mph+) 8-13 7-12 Storms becoming hurricanes (winds 74 mph+) 3-6 3-6 Major hurricanes (Cat. 3, 4 or 5, winds 111 mph+) 1 to 2 0- [...]

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How Hurricanes Impact You: a Hurricane Preparedness Infographic

Sure, this summer hasn't seen much hurricane activity, and the 2013 Hurricane Season was much lighter than projections anticipated. But that doesn't mean you shouldn't be prepared in case a hurricane is headed your way. All it takes is one bad storm to throw your whole world [...]

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Examining the Predictions and Forecasts for the 2014 Hurricane Season

With Memorial Day over and the kids out of school for the summer, people eye June 1 as the start of the 2014 Hurricane Season in the Atlantic Ocean. In fact, the Pacific Ocean has already seen its first major storm. Hurricane Amanda quickly formed in mid May, and by Sunday [...]

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Bounce Energy Wants to Help You Prepare for the 2014 Hurricane Season

Summer is upon us. Along with the arrival of higher temperatures, increased humidity, and more kids running around the neighborhood because school has let out, June 1st of each year also marks the beginning of hurricane season. That’s why the National Weather Service calls [...]

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