Mayor: Tons of tarballs washing up on Alabama beaches

“Elected leaders… want the oil giant to to keep cleaning equipment near the beaches in case a storm dredges up oil off the floor of the Gulf of Mexico.” … Read more >>

Scientist predicts martial law to be imposed: “Beaches will eventually be closed to everyone besides clean-up vessels” — “Air quality will sharply decline”

Could illnesses be linked to BP oil spill?, Tri-Parish Times, March 10, 2011 … Read more >>

LSU professor: “There’s nothing there” — Fishermen “telling us that the reefs are just dead”

“We expect that if there is going to be a problem from the spill, it’s going to be in reproductive biology” – James Cowan, a veteran researcher and professor at Louisiana State University’s Department of Oceanography and Coastal Science … Read more >>

“OIL RAIN” CONFIRMED by NASA chief mission scientist: Clouds from Gulf did “RAIN OIL” on land (VIDEO)

“Leifer thinks this oil rain is an unprecedented oil spill phenomenon – a combination of the Gulf’s high humidity and the columns of thick smoke from burning oil.” … Read more >>

“We’re history” if submerged oil washes ashore during a heavy storm says restaurant owner — “He’s worried about what remains in the Gulf”

Gulf Oil Spill: Tracking the Claims – Mysteries abound in the process, January 30, … Read more >>

What’s in the Gulf is “going to come ashore next hurricane” says city employee — “Something people oughta look into” (VIDEO)

Orange Beach Testing Beaches and More, WKRG, January 24, 2011:

“We’re just checking behind … Read more >>

“Unprecedented”: Coldest December ever recorded in Scotland; Record snow fall in London — Weather causes BP prices to rise

On course to become the coldest December since records began in 1910 — The … Read more >>

BP spokesman explains new oil sightings: “As current and weather conditions change, we’ll see more coming up” (VIDEO)

“I think it’s going well. I mean, we do have the crews out here picking up tar balls and tar mats.” … Read more >>

Feds say Tropical Storm Richard to enter Gulf next week (TRACK MAP)

Tropical Storm RICHARD, October 23, 2010 at 8:00 a.m. EDT:

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BP cleanup supervisor told neighbors that only HAZMAT crews would be allowed back into areas hit by storm (VIDEO)

PS2 Supervisor Recounts Conversation Between BP officials at Green Acres Command Center, Jerry Cope … Read more >>

Top Coastal Researcher: “MUCH of the OIL that is presently in the Gulf WILL be washed back ON SHORE” after storms

Gregory Stone is director of Louisiana State University’s Coastal Studies Institute and experienced the … Read more >>

Today “marks the beginning of the peak of the hurricane season in the Gulf of Mexico” — “Tropical weather activity generally does not subside until late October”

The Peak Of The Hurricane Season Is Here, Cattle Network, September 9, 2010:

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Ed Overton reveals storms can AEROSOLIZE weathered oil and SPREAD IT AROUND (VIDEO)

Note: Ed Overton deserves his own category on this site, and may soon get … Read more >>

Feds: TS Bonnie washed oily boom “Very, very far up into the marshes” — HAS YET TO BE REMOVED! (VIDEO)

Press briefing and teleconference to provide operational update on ongoing Deepwater Horizon/BP oil spill … Read more >>

Allen: “A lot” of the crude has moved toward the Mississippi Sound; Storm did NOT break up surface oil

At today’s press briefing National Incident Commander Thad Allen said officials said  “a lot” … Read more >>

Mississippi Governor: National Guard troops activated, state of emergency declared; “May see oil come onshore” in new areas

Storm Bonnie Weakens Over Florida, Heads Into Gulf of Mexico, San Francisco Chronicle, July … Read more >>

New Orleans Mayor: Hazmat Crews prepared “if oil is pushed ashore”

Jindal, Landrieu Discuss Local Storm Preparations, WDSU New Orleans, July 22, 2010:

Gov. Bobby … Read more >>

UNC Physicist: Hurricane will leave “an oily residue on everything”; “Evaporating water will carry the oil and any chemical dispersants” (VIDEO)

How Will a Hurricane Affect the Oil Spill?, Scientific American, July 15, 2010:

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Governor Jindal declares State of Emergency; Oil could “enter coastal homes”, evacuation orders expected today

Jindal declares emergency preparing for storm, Shreveport Times, July 23, 2010:

Gov. Bobby Jindal … Read more >>

Matt Simmons: “We’ll paint the Gulf Coast” if a hurricane comes onshore after upwelling oil (VIDEO)

Matthew Simmons Interview, Tru News, June 28, 2010:

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SIMMONS: Hurricanes churn … Read more >>

Matt Simmons says hurricane churning up underwater methane may be “greatest nightmare we’ve EVER SEEN” (VIDEO)

Matthew Simmons Interview, Tru News, June 28, 2010:

Transcript Excerpt “If the 400 to … Read more >>

Weather Channel warns residents “as the hurricane moves INLAND it will pick up particles of oil”; “Oil on electrical wires and trees”

Hurricanes and Oil: The Hurricane Alex Effect, Weather Channel, July 22, 2010:

Raining Oil? … Read more >>

Insurance expert: You’ll be “out there with a rake cleaning up tar balls”; Oil on property from hurricane not covered (VIDEO)

Hurricanes and Oil: Will Your Insurance Policies Protect You From Oil Damage?, WJGH Channel … Read more >>

Cantore: Sub-surface oil to be brought up as shallow water blows onshore from Hurricane (VIDEO)

Dylan Ratigan Show, MSNBC, June 30, 2010:

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MSNBC Anchor:

How disruptive is … Read more >>

Oil pushed onto roadways as 7 foot seas hit Gulf Coast

Alex sends oil onto Gulf roads, beaches, MSNBC, June 30, 2010:

High tides and … Read more >>

Tropical Storms: Why “tar balls miles inland” are only the beginning of the problem

Storm could leave oil gushing for 2 weeks, St. Petersburg Times, June 25, 2010:

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110+ mph hurricane is “going to want to come into the Gulf of Mexico”; Late June landfall forecasted (VIDEO)

Accuweather tropical forecast: “Going to want to come into the Gulf of Mexico”

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Oil Expert: Only way to shut well off is to “let it complete which might take 30 years” or “a nuclear device”; Hurricane will “paint the Gulf Coast black”

Excerpts from prominent oil-industry insider Matt Simmons third appearance on MSNBC’s Dylan Ratigan Show, … Read more >>

South Florida task force examines how oil could affect 3,000 miles of canals during and after a storm

What if we get oil — and flooding?, Palm Beach Post, June 2, 2010:

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Michio Kaku: Hurricane impact along Gulf coast to dump oil ‘all over the South’; Potentially 100s of miles inland

Theoretical Physicist Michio Kaku discusses the ramifications of using a nuclear device to stop … Read more >>

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