As much as we like to think if we can map it, predict it, measure it, we can never really do what we really would like to do- which is stop it.
At least 115 people have died after a tropical storm battered Guatemala, Honduras and El Salvador over the weekend, officials in those countries reported.
In the northern part of Guatemala City, the downpour created a giant sinkhole that swallowed up a space larger than the area of a street intersection. Residents told CNN that a three-story building and a house fell into the hole.
Agatha was demoted from a tropical storm to a tropical depression Saturday night and lost its status as a depression Sunday evening.
It was the first named storm for the Pacific hurricane season. The Atlantic hurricane season starts Tuesday.
We don’t know about you, but we’re going to pass on windsurfing in the Caribbean this summer…
Update the death toll has climbed to 164 persons as of Sunday US night.