Monthly archives: January 2018

Jan

17
2018

Heavy rain spreading across NZ, as a days-long deluge begins

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Https reports that...


Heavy rain spreading across NZ, as a days-long deluge begins

The big downpour is here. Two weather systems are spreading across
New Zealand – and much of the country is bracing for a days-long deluge,
prompting flood warnings in many places.

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Jan

17
2018

Snow storm cause Southern shutdown – CNN

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Cnn.com reports that...

Tuesday brought nasty cold temperatures to states from Texas to Maine where millions of people were having to deal with freezing rain, sleet, snow or a mix too.

Read more at www.cnn.com


Jan

17
2018

The Cairns Post

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Cairnspost.com.au reports that...

Bureau of Meteorology duty forecaster Michael Paech said while there were signs of a weak monsoon developing next week, rainfall would not be anywhere near that recorded this week in Cairns.

Read more at www.cairnspost.com.au


Jan

17
2018

Record Cold Continues in Siberia – ABC News

Jodde     Fatalities, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Abcnews.go.com reports that...

Winter in Siberia is usually spectacular and always very cold.  But this winter has been relentless. Week after week, temperatures have been dipping to 50 below zero. Siberians are accustomed to the cold, but they were completely unprepared for temperatures this low.

Read more at abcnews.go.com


Jan

14
2018

Scheduled Maintenance

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Scheduled Maintenance will take place at 7:00 AM UTC on January 16 while our service provider updates their machines to protect against severe security threats that were recently uncovered.  Our site is not expected to be down for more than two hours and may be down for less time than two hours.


Jan

12
2018

Deadly rains in Southern California send rivers of mud into homes, trigger fire, flooding

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Https reports that...

MONTECITO, Calif. — Chaos swept across
California’s Santa Barbara County on Tuesday after a powerful overnight
storm hammered the region with heavy rains, leading to the deaths of at
least 13 people — and a dramatic rescue of a girl pinned by debris,
authorities said.

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Jan

10
2018

Deadly rains in Southern California send rivers of mud into homes, trigger fire, flooding

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Https reports that...

MONTECITO, Calif. — Chaos swept across California’s Santa Barbara County
on Tuesday after a powerful overnight storm hammered the region with
heavy rains, leading to the deaths of at least 13 people — and a
dramatic rescue of a girl pinned by debris, authorities said.

Read more at https


Jan

10
2018

Cyclone Ava kills at least 29 in Madagascar | Madagascar News | Al Jazeera

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Aljazeera.com reports that...

The cyclone hit the island nation during the weekend, leading to flooding, which affected at least 80,000 people.

Read more at www.aljazeera.com


Jan

04
2018

Canada Forecast: Winter Storm Grayson to hit Atlantic Canada

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Https reports that...

Hold on to your hats, Atlantic Canada, it’s going to be a bumpy ride. Winter Storm Grayson is headed for the Maritimes and
Newfoundland. The storm is expected to reach the Bay of Fundy late in the day on Thursday. Snow will spread north ahead of the storm, reading southern and eastern Quebec, New Brunswick, PEI and much of Newfoundland
mid-day on Thursday. A mix of rain and snow are expected across Nova Scotia.

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Jan

03
2018

What Makes This New Year’s Eve Cold Snap So Unusual

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Https reports that...

 

Freezing conditions are blanketing parts of the U.S., but other spots are warmer than usual.

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