Wetterereignisse

April

17
2014

Flood threat still hangs over New Brunswick communities

Natalie     Daten, Reports & Befund, Wetter Veranstaltungen     0

Cbc.ca reports that...

Several New Brunswick communities are cleaning up a day after their homes and businesses were flooded, as high waters continue to threaten other areas along the province’s river system.

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April

17
2014

Former Cyclone Ita Brings Severe Weather to New Zealand; Floods and Power Cuts Hit Auckland

Natalie     Reports & Befund, Wetter Veranstaltungen     0

Au.ibtimes.com reports that...

What remains of the former cyclone Ita has left New Zealand’s Auckland flooded due to strong winds and torrential rain. The Easter weekend has begun, but some residents have to deal with power cuts and road closures.

Read more at au.ibtimes.com


April

16
2014

Winter will never end: Snow falls across NYC on Tax Day

Natalie     Daten, Records, Reports & Befund, Wetter Veranstaltungen     0

Nypost.com reports that...

A persistent rain and a mid-April cold snap conspired to drop a light dusting of snow on the city starting at about 11 p.m., according to Dan Pydynowski, senior meteorologist with AccuWeather.

The snow continued into early Wednesday, but Pydynowski assured weather-weary New Yorkers it was too warm for any significant accumulation.

Read more at nypost.com


April

16
2014

1 dead in Maine as heavy rain floods northern New England

Natalie     Daten, Todesopfer, Reports & Befund, Wetter Veranstaltungen     0

Seacoastonline.com reports that...

Heavy overnight flooding throughout northern New England caused at least one fatality, officials said Wednesday as they advised residents in all three states to avoid water-covered roadways and watch out for overflowing rivers.

Read more at www.seacoastonline.com


April

13
2014

Hail storms, twisters cause $300M in insured damage in North Texas | Business Insurance

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Businessinsurance.com reports that...

Hail storms and tornadoes caused an estimated $300 million in insured damage to parts of North Texas last week, the Insurance Council of Texas said Wednesday.

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April

13
2014

Ohio Couple Killed in West Virginia Plane Crash During Severe Thunderstorm

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Wunderground.com reports that...

Officials say a married couple from Ohio died after their plane crashed in West Virginia on Friday. The Charleston Gazette reports that the pilot of the Piper PA-32 had reportedly

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April

13
2014

BBC NewsChile fire in Valparaiso kills 12 and forces thousands to evacuate

Jodde     rot, Schwere Veranstaltungen, Wetter Veranstaltungen     0

Bbc.co.uk reports that...

Mehr als 10,000 people have been evacuated from Chile’s port city of Valparaiso to escape a moving fire that has killed at least 12 Bewohner.

Read more at www.bbc.co.uk


April

10
2014

Storms threaten Australia and Philippines

Natalie     Reports & Befund, Wetter Veranstaltungen     0

BBC.com berichtet, dass....

Two separate storm systems are threatening Australia and the Philippines in the next few days.

Tropical Cyclone Ita has the potential to bring damaging winds to Queensland, while a tropical depression could deposit some very heavy rain to parts of the Philippines.

Lesen Sie mehr unter www.bbc.com


April

10
2014

Developing El Nino could usher in abundant rains for drought-stricken California

Natalie     Vorhersagen, Reports & Befund, Wetter Veranstaltungen     0

News4jax.com reports that...

Meteorologists around the globe are closely monitoring the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) in the Pacific that is showing signs of warming up. Sea surface temperatures that are above +0.5°C is considered El Nino. Because of this, NOAA has issued an El Nino Watch. Below is the ECMWF model (Euro) showing eastern Pacific sea surface temperatures in region 3 (near South America) soaring by late summer.

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April

09
2014

Lightning Kills More Than 60 Cows in Chile

Natalie     Todesopfer, Reports & Befund, Schwere Veranstaltungen, Wetter Veranstaltungen     0

Weather.com reports that...

Ranchers in southern Chile say a series of lightning strikes has killed more than 60 of their dairy cows, costing them thousands of dollars.

Storms on Sunday spawned the strikes in south-central Chile. Worst hit was a ranch in Los Rios owned by Cecil Fourt, who says 54 of his cows were killed by lightning and another one was blinded. Another rancher, Claudio Toledo, says nine of his cows sheltering under a tree were struck and killed.

Read more at www.weather.com