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Hurricane Laura Shows Us the Injustice of the Climate Crisis

Hurricane Laura slammed into the Gulf Coast Wednesday night with winds making it nearly a Category 5 storm upon making landfall. With the storm came more than 2.74 m of storm surge in parts of Louisiana. This level of water is incomprehensible. Hurricane Laura tied the strongest storm to hit…

The GFS model forecast showing two hurricanes in the Gulf of Mexico early next week. Because of course. (Gif: Earth Wind Map)

Dammit, Two Hurricanes

A tropical depression and tropical storm are currently blowing through the Atlantic. They are creating the potential for one hell of a rare event by Tuesday: two storms in the Gulf of Mexico at the same time. Not only would this be historic weather-wise; it would stretch disaster response resources…