9 episodes

"Hurricane Season" is an eight-episode podcast that explores how major storms going back to 1900 greatly impacted Greater Houston people and policies.

As we approach the one year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, the nation's worst rainstorm, Houston Public Media takes a look back at some of the biggest storms that have impacted the Gulf Coast and its development, policies, and people. "Hurricane Season" host Andrew Schneider starts with the Great Galveston Hurricane of 1900.

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    • 4.9 • 41 Ratings

"Hurricane Season" is an eight-episode podcast that explores how major storms going back to 1900 greatly impacted Greater Houston people and policies.

As we approach the one year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, the nation's worst rainstorm, Houston Public Media takes a look back at some of the biggest storms that have impacted the Gulf Coast and its development, policies, and people. "Hurricane Season" host Andrew Schneider starts with the Great Galveston Hurricane of 1900.

    Episode 8: Hurricane Harvey

    Episode 8: Hurricane Harvey

    It's been one year since Harvey hit Houston. Over the past few weeks, we’ve taken a look back at some of the biggest storms that have impacted Greater Houston…its development, policies, and people.
    On the eighth and final episode of Hurricane Season, Andrew Schneider examines Harvey.
    This episode uses the song In Pursuit of Silence by Daniel Birch (www.danielbirchmusic.com)

    • 15 min
    Episode 7: Hurricane Ike

    Episode 7: Hurricane Ike

    We’re coming up on one year since Harvey hit Houston. Over the past few weeks, we’ve taken a look back at some of the biggest storms that have impacted Greater Houston…its development, policies, and people.
    On this episode of "Hurricane Season," host Andrew Schneider examines Hurricane Ike.

    • 15 min
    Episode 6: Hurricane Rita

    Episode 6: Hurricane Rita

    As we approach the one year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, the nation’s worst rainstorm, Houston Public Media takes a look back at some of the biggest storms that have impacted the Gulf Coast and its development, policies, and people.
    On this episode of "Hurricane Season," host Andrew Schneider examines Hurricane Rita.

    • 15 min
    Ep 5: Tropical Storm Allison

    Ep 5: Tropical Storm Allison

    As we approach the one year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, the nation’s worst rainstorm, Houston Public Media takes a look back at some of the biggest storms that have impacted the Gulf Coast and its development, policies, and people.
    On this episode of "Hurricane Season," host Andrew Schneider examines Tropical Storm Allison.

    • 14 min
    Ep 4: Hurricane Alicia

    Ep 4: Hurricane Alicia

    As we approach the one year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, the nation’s worst rainstorm, Houston Public Media takes a look back at some of the biggest storms that have impacted the Gulf Coast and its development, policies, and people.
    On this episode of "Hurricane Season," host Andrew Schneider examines Hurricane Alicia. 

    • 12 min
    Ep 3: Hurricane Carla

    Ep 3: Hurricane Carla

    As we approach the one year anniversary of Hurricane Harvey, the nation’s worst rainstorm, Houston Public Media takes a look back at some of the biggest storms that have impacted the Gulf Coast and its development, policies, and people.
    On this episode of "Hurricane Season," host Andrew Schneider examines Hurricane Carla.
    (Video below courtesy of KHOU)

    • 15 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
41 Ratings

41 Ratings

Mcauleyorama ,

History Lesson

A great review of the storms that made Houston. Hopefully many will take heed of the lessons and work to improve our fair cities public works and emergency management...

Why do i need a nickname 2012 ,

More Houston NPR podcasts

Great to see more local Houston content. Very relevant with Hurricane season approaching

Travis in Far West Texas ,

So good!!

Such good history! Very sound rich and captivating. Must listen for anyone in Houston and the Gulf Coast!

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