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Port au Prince : Haiti | over 3 years ago  
The Tropical Storm Bonnie 2010 is another catastrophe to befall the humankind after several others like earthquakes, tornadoes and oil spills and what not. The Tropical Storm Bonnie...
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      Houston Chronicle | over 3 years ago
    On Saturday morning, Bonnie was barely holding maximum sustained winds of 30 miles per hour and all tropical storm warnings for the Gulf coast were discontinued, a National Hurricane Center advisory said. About 10 to 15 vessels, including two drill...
  • Bonnie fizzles, giving Grand Isle a taste of normalcy

      The Advocate | over 3 years ago
    For a day at least, life in this barrier island town reverted to something resembling normalcy Saturday as the fight against the Gulf of Mexico oil spill was set aside. In scenes reminiscent of times before the Deepwater Horizon disaster changed the...
  • Bonnie fizzles out over Gulf of Mexico

      Pensacola News Journal | over 3 years ago
    A few squalls are forecast along the Gulf Coast today the Western Panhandle to Louisiana, the only remnants of Tropical Depression Bonnie, which has degenerated into a disorganized area of low pressure. The National Weather Service listed no tropical...
  • Storm threat causes delay in Gulf cleanup

      The Daily Telegraph | over 3 years ago
    THE threat of Tropical Storm Bonnie has delayed oil cleanup efforts in the Gulf of Mexico by seven to nine days, officials said this morning. Vessels began returning to the Deepwater Horizon after the tropical storm diminished, but the Development...
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      The Naples Daily News | over 3 years ago
    Tropical Depression Bonnie remains a very weak system, producing winds near 35 mph moving WNW at 17mph with second landfall projected in SE Louisiana and Mississippi Saturday night. Remnant tropical moisture across SW Florida will keep rain chances...
  • Bonnie wimps out over Gulf of Mexico, warnings canceled

      Moreover Silicon Valley | over 3 years ago
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  • Relief well rig preparing to move to BP spill site

      Los Angeles Times | over 3 years ago
    A rig drilling a relief well intended to permanently plug BP Plc's blown-out Gulf of Mexico oil well and other vessels dealing with the spill are preparing to return to the site after moving out of the path of a storm, BP said Saturday. "The rig is...
  • Oil spill vessels return to site

      BBC | over 3 years ago
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      United Press International | over 3 years ago
    The remnants of Tropical Storm Bonnie continued to fade Saturday as it moved toward the Louisiana coast, the National Hurricane Center reported. Bonnie was downgraded to a tropical depression after crossing Florida overnight and encountering...
  • Relief well drill rig returns to Gulf spill site

      Australian Broadcasting Corporation | over 3 years ago
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  • Bonnie weakens to tropical depression over Gulf

      Star Tribune | over 3 years ago
    Bonnie has weakened to a tropical depression with winds near 35 mph (55 kph) after crossing Florida...National Hurricane Center said the center of Bonnie came ashore Friday midday near Cutler Bay, about 20 miles south of Miami. It then moved back...
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      AP Online | over 3 years ago
    Bonnie is breaking apart in the Gulf of Mexico and the tropical depression with winds near 30 mph (50 kph) could soon weaken to an area of low pressure. Forecasters with the U.S. National Hurricane Center said Saturday that it was less...
  • BP oil spill site evacuated

      Press TV | over 3 years ago
    BP and US officials began evacuation procedures on Thursday as Bonnie quickly neared the Gulf region, picking up winds of up to 40 miles (65 kilometers) per hour, AFP reports. If the forecasts of the storm are accurate the evacuation will last "...
  • Bonnie nears spill

      The News-Star | over 3 years ago
    The storm is following a course that would take it across the Gulf of Mexico oil spill, prompting a pause in efforts to clean up the disaster. Bonnie made landfall in Florida south of Miami on Friday morning with top sustained winds of 40 mph. The...
  • Storm moves towards Gulf spill zone

      Australian Broadcasting Corporation | over 3 years ago
    Bonnie has weakened to a tropical depression, but is expected to regain strength, United States forecasters say. The National Hurricane Centre (NHC) has reported that Bonnie's centre is over the eastern Gulf of Mexico, where warm waters will help the...
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      Qatar English Daily | over 3 years ago
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      Channel NewsAsia | over 3 years ago
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      Moreover Silicon Valley | over 3 years ago
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      Tulsa World | over 3 years ago
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      The Christian Science Monitor | over 3 years ago
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      CNN | over 3 years ago
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      Australian Broadcasting Corporation | over 3 years ago
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      Kansas City Star | over 3 years ago
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      Bradenton Herald | over 3 years ago
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      Tallahassee | over 3 years ago
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      International Business Times | over 3 years ago
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      SF Gate | over 3 years ago
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      Moreover Silicon Valley | over 3 years ago
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      KTUV | over 3 years ago
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      Voice of America | over 3 years ago
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      KSAZ | over 3 years ago
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      International Business Times | over 3 years ago
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      International Business Times | over 3 years ago
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      United Press International | over 3 years ago
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      News Press | over 3 years ago
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  • BP cleanup on hold as tropical storm nears

      Canadian Broadcasting Corporation | over 3 years ago
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  • BP Stops Relief Work Due to Storm

      Asian Wall Street Journal | over 3 years ago
    BP PLC said Friday it will temporarily suspend relief-well activities aimed at permanently shutting its damaged deep-water Gulf of Mexico well as Tropical Storm Bonnie is forecast to bring bad weather to the area. The damaged well remains shut in, as...
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      The Age | over 3 years ago
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  • Bonnie forces spill site evacuation

      Bradenton Herald | over 3 years ago
    The protection of the equipment and crew is paramount to ensure maximum ability to respond to any new challenges a storm may pose to the enormous mission, said the federal coordinator, Coast Guard Rear Adm...South Florida could start feeling the...
  • Oil stays above $79 on stocks, Gulf storm

      AP Online | over 3 years ago
    Oil prices held above $79 a barrel Friday in Asia as stock markets rallied and a storm threatened oil operations in the Gulf of Mexico. Benchmark crude for September delivery was down 19 cents to $79.11 a barrel at midday Singapore time...
  • Oil stays above $79 on stocks, Gulf storm

      GMA News | over 3 years ago
    Oil prices held above $79 a barrel Friday in Asia as stock markets rallied and a storm threatened oil operations in the Gulf of Mexico. Benchmark crude for September delivery was down 19 cents to $79.11 a barrel at midday Singapore time in electronic...
  • Tropical Storm Bonnie Moves Toward Gulf

      Epoch Times | over 3 years ago
    Jul 22, 2010 Louisiana Department of Wildlife and Fisheries biologist Clarence Luquet (C) points to a map illustrating areas closed to commercial fishing as BP and other workers are preparing to evacuate the oil spill area due to Tropical Storm...
  • Tropical-storm warning issued for South Florida as Bonnie approaches

      Orlando Sentinel Online | over 3 years ago
    Officially, the weather service calls for an 80 percent chance of showers and storms on Friday and a 70 percent chance on Saturday. Conditions should improve by Sunday, when the chance of rain falls to 30 percent. All told, Bonnie, which emerged in...
  • BP: Cap Will Remain Unwatched During Storm

      Israel National News | over 3 years ago
    Jul/23/10 Follow Israel news briefs on and BPs engineers said on Thursday that the leaky cap which is trapping oil inside its leaked well will remain closed and unwatched if Tropical Storm Bonnie hits the Gulf of Mexico. The cap was attached a week...
  • Vessels prepare to leave oil rig area

      United Press International | over 3 years ago
    Many vessels in the area of the Gulf of Mexico oil spill are "preparing to move out of harm's way" as Tropical Storm Bonnie approaches, officials said Thursday. The National Hurricane Center in Miami said Thursday evening a tropical depression has...
  • Tropical depression moving toward oil spill

      Simi Valley - Moorpark Examiner | over 3 years ago
    EDT shows clouds over the Greater and Lesser Antilles. These are produced by Tropical Depression Three, which has developed from a tropical wave in the eastern Caribbean Sea. The system currently sits about 400 miles Southeast of Key Largo, Florida...
  • Storm threatens to derail BP oil spill efforts

      Inquirer.net | over 3 years ago
    Thursday to force the mass evacuation of engineers and ships in the Gulf of Mexico and delay by weeks the final operation to plug BP's runaway well. With no crews on site to monitor pressure inside the well, top US official Admiral Thad Allen has...
  • Updated Tropical Weather: Tropical depression forms in the Caribbean

      Tallahassee | over 3 years ago
    A tropical depression that formed Thursday in the Caribbean Sea is expected to strengthen into a tropical storm perhaps today and make its way into the Gulf of Mexico sometime this week. The latest projections from the National Hurricane Center in...
  • Could storms reopen oil well?

      Pittsburgh Post-Gazette | over 3 years ago
    The threat of summer storms moving through the Gulf of Mexico this week has raised the possibility that BP's recently shuttered well may have to be reopened as a safety precaution if work crews are forced to head for safe harbor. A tropical system...


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