Typhoons or Hurricanes – Why the Difference?

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A cyclone (Greek Kyklon, meaning moving in a circle, whirling around) is a general term used by meteorologists for a low-pressure system. These systems feed off the energy from warm seas in the tropics or subtropics. The rotation of the cyclone is counter-clockwise in the northern hemisphere and clockwise in the southern hemisphere.

Daily Video Updates

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DTN expert meteorologists are providing daily updates to keep restorations crews, first responders and others safe during recovery efforts . Watch the videos to see developing weather events.

How Does Your Electric Company Plan For Severe Weather

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Severe weather continues to be a major thorn in the side of utility companies, and climate change has only increased the challenges in recent years. The resulting power outages have a devastating effect, shutting down schools and businesses and even slowing down emergency services.

2021 Hurricane Season Oil and Gas Market Outlook

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Peak hurricane activity in the Atlantic is just a few weeks away. For oil and gas market participants, it’s time to take a serious and detailed look at how this is likely to impact markets.