FROM SEPTEMBER 10 2017 WE WILL BE FOLLOWING HURRICANES HARVEY AND IRMA IN THE MONTE CARLO 2017 LIVE BLOG
The 12-year-long US 'major hurricane' drought is over with the Texas Category 4 landfall of Hurricane Harvey. Hurricane Irma may become the second landfall in as many weeks.
'Major hurricanes' are category 3 and higher. The last major hurricane to make landfall in the US was Hurricane Wilma in Florida 2005. NASA's Dr Tim Hall has been following this year's storms for InsuranceLinked.
Posted: Monday, September 4th, 2017