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9:44 a.m. Sept. 19, 2020 - Associated Press
Beta spurs hurricane watch for Texas, expected to strengthen Forecasters ran out of traditional storm names on Friday, forcing the use of the Greek alphabet for only the second time since the 1950sAn exceptionally busy Atlantic hurricane season was churning along Saturday as the Texas coast prepared for a tropical storm that’s forecast to strengthen into a hurricane before breaching its shores in the week ahead.
7:38 a.m. Aug. 27, 2020 - By Myra P. Saefong
Hurricane Laura may do little to disturb relative calm in summer gasoline prices National average gas prices held ground between $2.16 and $2.20 for eight weeks: GasBuddyGasoline likely will experience the most price-steady summer in at least a decade. And recent Atlantic storm-related refinery snags and the expected seasonal slowdown in fuel consumption may do little to shake things up for long.
12:50 p.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - MarketWatch
Oil companies brace for twin Gulf Coast stormsOil companies have shut in roughly 82% of offshore oil production in the Gulf of Mexico and are securing refineries and petrochemical plants as two tropical storms barrel toward Louisiana and Texas. Tropical Storm Marco approached the Louisiana coast Monday afternoon, while Tropical Storm Laura is poised to strengthen into a hurricane Tuesday as it sweeps across the Gulf of Mexico before nearing the Louisiana and Texas coastline late Wednesday, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
6:42 a.m. Aug. 24, 2020 - By Myra P. Saefong
Oil prices edge up as twin storms shut in more than half of Gulf of Mexico productionOil prices trade higher Monday, finding support as Tropical Storms Marco and Laura force the closure of more than half of the Gulf of Mexico’s oil output.
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