Posts in category: green

Mar

25
2015

6-To-8 Inches Of Snow In Boston Area To Melt This Week

Natalie     Data, green, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

Boston.cbslocal.com reports that...

In the next three days we will lose more than 50-percent of our snow pack. A good 6-to-8 inches of snow will be erased from our sidewalks and backyards by this weekend!

Read more at boston.cbslocal.com


Mar

24
2015

Lack of Snow at Yosemite’s Half Dome Captures California Drought in 5 Photos

Natalie     Data, green, Records, Reports & Findings, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Weather.com reports that...

California relies on the shrinking Sierra Nevada snowpack for a third of its water, and with less snow coating the mountains nearby every year, water restrictions in the state will only tighten.

Read more at www.weather.com


Mar

24
2015

Spanish floods

Natalie     Data, green, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

Bbc.com reports that...

Fire crews have been rescuing people from their homes and vehicles in the Spanish city of Castellon. An intense area of low pressure produced a deluge of rain. BBC Weather’s Chris Fawkes has the latest pictures and forecast for the area.

Read more at www.bbc.com


Mar

18
2015

Winds Leave Damage in Connecticut and Massachusetts

Natalie     green, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

Weather.com reports that...

High winds roared into New England Tuesday, leaving damage in northern Connecticut and parts of Masschusetts.

Read more at www.weather.com


Mar

17
2015

Ice jam topples Civil-War era headstones in Ohio cemetery

Natalie     green, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

Usatoday.com reports that...

Huge chunks of ice that broke up along a northern Ohio river pushed into a low-lying cemetery and toppled Civil War-era headstones while damaging fences, trees and a roadway at two parks.

Read more at www.usatoday.com


Mar

17
2015

Ski Slopes Run Dry at California Resort 

Natalie     Data, green, Reports & Findings, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Nbcnews.com reports that...

Lack of snow forces early closure to the popular “Sierra at Tahoe” ski resort in California. KRNV’s Ryan Kern reports the resort got only a third of thier usual snowfall.

Read more at www.nbcnews.com


Mar

15
2015

Ohio Braces for Floods as Melting Snow Swells Rivers

Natalie     Data, green, Predictions, Records, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

Nbcnews.com reports that...

Warmer temperatures are raising the fear of flooding in parts of Ohio, with the Ohio River expected to crest nearly six feet over flood stage Sunday as melting snow and ice swell the waterway.

Read more at www.nbcnews.com


Mar

15
2015

108.6 Inches of Snow: This Winter Snowiest on Record in Mass.

Natalie     Data, green, Records, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

Patch.com reports that...

Light snow on Sunday dropped 2.9 inches on Logan Airport—pushing the season total to 108.6 inches and breaking the old record 107.6 set in 1995/96.

Read more at patch.com


Mar

14
2015

Chile evacuates thousands as fire threatens Valparaiso

Natalie     Data, green, Records, Reports & Findings, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Aljazeera.com reports that...

Chile has declared a state of emergency and evacuated thousands of people as a forest fire threatened the historic port city of Valparaiso, where 15 people died in blazes last year.

Read more at www.aljazeera.com


Mar

12
2015

Lack of snow forces Iditarod start north

Natalie     Data, green, Records, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

Earthsky.org reports that...

Alaska’s famous Iditarod sled dog race traditionally runs from Anchorage to Nome. But this year, lack of snow forced a reroute and moved the kickoff 250 miles north.

Read more at earthsky.org