Posts in category: Predictions

Jul

03
2015

Cyclone Raquel downgraded but Solomons still at risk

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

Radionz.co.nz reports that...

Cyclone Raquel has weakened but forecasters are warning flash floods and landslides are still likely for Solomon Islands.

Read more at www.radionz.co.nz


Jun

06
2015

Category 4 Hurricane Blanca Churns 130MPH Winds Off Baja Mexico

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Nbcnews.com reports that...

Hurricane Blanca intensified off the Pacific Coast of Mexico on Saturday and has been upgraded to a Category 4 hurricane packing 130 mph winds, forecasters said.

Read more at www.nbcnews.com


Jun

02
2015

Flood Threat to Millions as Storms Bring Rain from South to Northeast

Natalie     Data, Fatalities, Predictions, Reports & Findings, Weather Events, yellow     0

Nbcnews.com reports that...

Millions of Americans were under the threat of flooding Tuesday as severe storms brought torrential rain from the Gulf Coast to the Northeast — including areas already waterlogged by recent downpours.

 

Read more at www.nbcnews.com


Jun

02
2015

Hurricane Blanca stronger, Andres weaker in eastern Pacific

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Startribune.com reports that...

Hurricane Blanca is strengthening quickly in the eastern Pacific and is expected to become a major hurricane.

The storm’s maximum sustained winds strengthened Tuesday night to 85 mph (140 kph). The U.S. National Hurricane Center says the storm is expected to strengthen further Wednesday, and will produce swells that are likely to generate dangerous surf and rip currents along portions of the coast of southwestern Mexico.

Read more at www.startribune.com


May

17
2015

NASA: Antarctica’s Larsen B Ice Shelf to disappear

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Cnn.com reports that...

One of the last remaining sections of Antarctica’s Larsen B Ice Shelf is dramatically weakening, according to a new NASA study.

The study predicts that what remains of the once-prominent ice shelf, a thick floating platform of ice, most likely will “disintegrate completely” before the end of this decade.

Read more at www.cnn.com


May

14
2015

Typhoon Dolphin Intensifies

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Kuam.com reports that...

According to the 5:00pm bulletin from the National Weather Service, Typhoon Dolphin is gaining strength and is now packing winds of 80 miles per hour. It is moving west-northwest at 8mph. Guam is currently under Condition of Readiness 3, which means that damaging winds of 39-57 mph are expected within 48 hours. Guam, Rota, Tinian and Saipan are currently under a Typhoon Watch which means typhoon conditions, including winds of 74 miles per hour and greater are possible within 48 hours. As of 5:00pm the typhoon was located 750 miles east-southeast of Guam. Its closest point of approach to Guam is Friday.

Read more at www.kuam.com


May

10
2015

Snowmelt Runoff Will Be below Average

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K2radio.com reports that...

The Wyoming Area Office of the Bureau of Reclamation in Mills, Wyo., has prepared snowmelt runoff forecasts for the North Platte River Basin, according to Carlie Ronca, Wyoming Area Manager. The May 1 forecasts indicate the spring snowmelt runoff for the North Platte Basin will be below average.

Read more at k2radio.com


May

07
2015

São Paulo Drought 2015: Photos Of Historic Water Crisis In Brazil Show City On The Brink Of Collapse

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Ibtimes.com reports that...

Instead of rain, São Paulo has cracked earth and chaos as a devastating drought is making enemies out of neighbors in Brazil’s largest city, the site of a historic water shortage the likes of which hasn’t been seen in decades. Many residents have gone to drastic measures to hoard the precious commodity in the face of tougher water use restrictions, pinched faucets and declining reservoirs. Local authorities fearing anarchy in the city of 11 million are considering bringing in the military to control what’s quickly spiraling into a war over resources.

Read more at www.ibtimes.com


May

07
2015

Australian almond producers target Asia as drought hits California 

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Bakersfieldcalifornian.com reports that...

Australian almond producers are boosting output to meet growing Asian demand for the nut used for making milk and eaten as a healthy snack, hoping to steal market share from dominant U.S. farmers struggling because of protracted drought in California.

Read more at www.bakersfieldcalifornian.com


Apr

30
2015

Sunny Thursday in Delhi, temperature to hover around 38 degrees Celsius

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Zeenews.india.com reports that...

New Delhi: It was a sunny Thursday morning in the national capital with the minimum temperature settling at 25.2 degrees Celsius, one notch above the season`s average.

Read more at zeenews.india.com