November 22, 2019

Category 1 Hurricane Dorian expected to be a Cat 4 by Sunday

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By Dr. Jeff Masters From Weather Underground Aug 29 2019 11:33 EDT At 11 am EDT Thursday, Dorian was a Category 1 hurricane with 85 mph winds, headed northwest at 13 mph. A NOAA hurricane hunter aircraft measured a central pressure of 986 mb, a 5 mb drop from the 5 am value. Satellite images showed a […]

Dolphins dying along Gulf Coast at triple normal rate

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By Lily Puckett From Independent UK The 2010 BP oil spill and major flooding the Midwest are thought to be the causes At least 279 dolphins have been found stranded along the Gulf Coast since February this year, three times the rate of dolphins that typically wash ashore. About 98 per cent of those dolphins have died. Scientists […]

Tropical Storm* [*HURRICANE] Michael headed into the Gulf of Mexico

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*NOTE: Since this story was written Michael is now a HURRICANE! By Dr. Jeff Masters ·From Weather Underground Tropical Storm* Michael is headed northward over the warm waters of the Western Caribbean, and is expected to make landfall along the U.S. Gulf Coast between Alabama and the Florida Panhandle on Wednesday, most likely as a […]

Gulf of Mexico, Caribbean Sea could yield second tropical system in the Atlantic Basin of 2017

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By Jordan Root, Alex Sosnowski,  From AccuWeather The tropical Atlantic Basin is expected to remain quiet this week, but conditions for development may arise in the vicinity of southeastern Mexico next week. Several disorganized clusters of showers and thunderstorms known as tropical waves will continue to move westward over the open tropical Atlantic this week. […]

Oxbridge Re Holdings Reports First Quarter 2017 Results

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[ACCESSWIRE] GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS / ACCESSWIRE / May 15, 2017 / Oxbridge Re Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: OXBR), a provider of reinsurance solutions primarily to property and casualty insurers in the Gulf Coast region of the United States, has reported financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2017. First Quarter 2017 Results: Net […]

Oxbridge Re Declares Regular Quarterly Cash Dividend

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[ACCESSWIRE] GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS / ACCESSWIRE / January 24, 2017 / Oxbridge Re Holdings Limited (NASDAQ: OXBR), a provider of reinsurance solutions to property and casualty insurers in the Gulf Coast region of the United States, has reported that its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend in the amount of […]

Oxbridge Re issues update on Hurricane Matthew

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GRAND CAYMAN, CAYMAN ISLANDS / ACCESSWIRE / October 19, 2016 / Oxbridge Re Holdings Limited (OXBR), a provider of reinsurance solutions to property and casualty insurers in the Gulf Coast region of the United States, has issued an initial assessment of losses from Hurricane Matthew which recently travelled just off the east coast of Florida, […]

Caribbean tropical wave given near zero percent chance to develop this week

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From WWL.com An area of thunderstorms south of the Dominican Republic is not likely to develop at all in the next five days, according to the national hurricane center. Upper level winds are preventing the tropical wave from getting any better organized. The National Hurricane Center says its chances of becoming a tropical depression are […]

‘Sea Lice’ hit Florida, Caribbean beaches

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BY FD PRODUCER From cw39.com FLORIDA – It lurks in ocean waters, feeding on human flesh. No, sharks aren’t the only things you need to be wary of if you plan on taking a dip in the ocean! “Sea lice,” also known as “Seabather’s eruption” or “Ocean itch,” is an itchy rash you can get […]

Oxbridge Re Holdings reports fourth quarter and full year 2015 results

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March 17, 2016 04:01 PM Eastern Daylight Time GRAND CAYMAN, Cayman Islands–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Oxbridge Re Holdings Limited (NASDAQ:OXBR), a provider of reinsurance solutions to property and casualty insurers in the Gulf Coast region of the United States, reported financial results for the fourth quarter and full year ended Dec. 31, 2015. “Our robust balance sheet positions […]