Posts in category: Predictions

Jul

26
2015

Typhoon Halola cancels dozens of flights in Japan

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

Au.news.yahoo.com reports that...

A strong typhoon brought travel misery to Japan on Saturday as fierce winds and heavy rain caused the cancellation of dozens of domestic flights to the country’s southwest island chain, Okinawa.

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Jul

25
2015

Tropical Storm Halola Targets Southern Japan, South Korea

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

M.accuweather.com reports that...

Tropical Storm Halola remains on track to whip through the Korea Strait late in the weekend, bringing gusty wind and rain to southern South Korea and southwestern Japan.

Read more at m.accuweather.com


Jul

23
2015

Storms Elevate Flood Risk in Belarus

Natalie     Predictions, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

M.accuweather.com reports that...

The danger of heavy thunderstorms heightening the threat of flooding will shift to Belarus on Thursday.

After waning later night, the heaviest thunderstorms will re-ignite on Thursday across eastern Poland, eastern Slovakia, far northwestern Ukraine, Belarus and neighboring Lithuania.

Once again, flooding downpours will be the main concern. Localized damaging winds and hail cannot be ruled out, especially in the afternoon.

Read more at m.accuweather.com


Jul

09
2015

Bees Habitat Loss: Study Shows How Climate Change Hurts Pollinators

Natalie     Data, Predictions, Records, Reports & Findings     0

Time.com reports that...

As if pesticides, disease and habitat loss were not enough, there’s more bad news for bees. Changing temperature and weather conditions due to climate change has restricted the area where bees can survive, and the pollinators have struggled to adapt, according to new research published in the journal Science.

Read more at time.com


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


Jul

01
2015

Tropical Cyclone Raquel forms making history

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

M.themorningbulletin.com.au reports that...

TROPICAL Cyclone Raquel has formed in the south-west Pacific near the Solomon Islands, triggering the earliest cyclone warning on record issued for the Queensland zone.

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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.

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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.

 

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Jun

02
2015

Hurricane Blanca stronger, Andres weaker in eastern Pacific

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

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