Posts in category: Data

Mar

26
2015

Storm to Disrupt Travel From Italy to Turkey and Middle East

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

Accuweather.com reports that...

The storm will emerge from northern Africa into the central Mediterranean Sea on Thursday and track eastward, reaching Turkey on Saturday and approaching the Caspian Sea by early next week.

Read more at www.accuweather.com


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

20
2015

Storm Brings Snow to Northeast on First Day of Spring

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

Nbcnews.com reports that...

Some areas will pick up six inches of snow from the storm and temperatures in the Northeast will drop 10 to 15 degrees below normal over the weekend.

Read more at www.nbcnews.com


Mar

19
2015

Earth Records Its Warmest Winter on Record

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

Weather.com reports that...

The winter of 2014-15 was the warmest on record worldwide, according to the state of the climate report released by the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) on Wednesday.

Read more at www.weather.com


Mar

17
2015

Category 5 Cyclone Pam Devastates Vanuatu

Natalie     Data, Fatalities, red, Reports & Findings, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Theatlantic.com reports that...

Severe Tropical Cyclone Pam hit Vanuatu late on March 13, packing wind gusts of up to 320 kilometers 200 miles an hour, causing widespread damage in the archipelago nation in the South Pacific Ocean. Vanuatu’s President Baldwin Lonsdale called the storm a “monster” that killed dozens, destroyed or damaged 90 percent of the buildings in the capital, and will force the nation to start anew. International aid agencies began emergency flights on Tuesday to some of the remote outer islands of Vanuatu, which they fear have been devastated. Officials are warning that Vanuatu now faces imminent food shortages, as aid agencies described conditions as among the most challenging they have ever faced.

Read more at www.theatlantic.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

17
2015

Wildfire in Remote Western Oklahoma 70 Percent Contained

Natalie     Data, Reports & Findings, Weather Events     0

Abcnews.go.com reports that...

Emergency personnel say a wildfire that has charred 37 square miles in rural western oklahoma and destroyed at least six structures is about 70 percent contained.

Read more at abcnews.go.com


Mar

15
2015

Cyclone Pam

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

Bbc.com reports that...

Pam, one of the most powerful storms in history, is now close to north-east New Zealand having battered the South Pacific island of Vanuatu. Philip Avery reports.

Read more at www.bbc.com