Posts in category: Data

Apr

15
2015

Global temperature records keep melting as Japan declares March the hottest on record

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

Smh.com.au reports that...

Global temperature records continue to tumble, with March coming in as the hottest, in data going back to 1891, according to the Japan Meteorological Agency.

Read more at www.smh.com.au


Apr

14
2015

9 States Report Record Low Snowpack Amid Epic Drought

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Ecowatch.com reports that...

California gets most of the attention in drought news coverage because so much of the state is in exceptional drought—the highest level—but 72 percent of the Western U.S. is experiencing drought conditions, according to the latest U.S. Drought Monitor data.

Read more at ecowatch.com


Apr

13
2015

Warm Weather Drives Bears Out of Hibernation

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News.nationalgeographic.com reports that...

Utah animals left dens early but found little food.

Read more at news.nationalgeographic.com


Apr

09
2015

Tornadoes hit Iowa, Illinois, Ohio

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Cnn.com reports that...

Tornadoes tore through parts of Iowa, Illinois,  and   Ohio on Thursday in what forecasters from the National Weather Service warned is a “particularly dangerous situation.”

Read more at www.cnn.com


Apr

04
2015

Storms Bring Floods and Tornadoes to Missouri, Kentucky

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Nbcnews.com reports that...

The devastation in Kentucky came as a dangerous storm swept through, causing flash floods. As many as 12 tornadoes were reported in parts of Colorado, Kansas, Missouri and Oklahoma, but there were no immediate reports of major damage, according to Weather.com.

Read more at www.nbcnews.com


Apr

04
2015

Peach crop hurt after cold temperatures

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13wmaz.com reports that...

Middle Georgia peach farmers were set to hit a high crop yield for peaches this year, but cold temperatures put a halt to it.

Read more at www.13wmaz.com


Apr

02
2015

Typhoon Maysak: Dramatic photos taken from space show category-five storm moving towards Philippines

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Abc.net.au reports that...

Micronesia Red Cross says the typhoon has killed at least nine people — all in the Federated States of Micronesia FSM — as it has swept across the north-west Pacific.

Read more at www.abc.net.au


Apr

02
2015

Antarctic temperatures reach an all time high of 17.5°C

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Dailymail.co.uk reports that...

Antarctica has experienced its highest temperature on record, according to meteorologists.

Read more at www.dailymail.co.uk


Apr

01
2015

Antarctica hits 63 degrees, believed to be a record

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

Cnn.com reports that...

A high temperature of 63.5 degrees Fahrenheit might sound like a pleasant day in early spring unless you’re in Antarctica.

Read more at www.cnn.com


Apr

01
2015

Deadly spring storm blasts Europe

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Bbc.com reports that...

Hurricane force winds claim several lives across Europe and caused major travel disruption. Philip Avery reports for BBC World.

Read more at www.bbc.com