Weather events

Sep

29
2016

NSW weather: Flood warnings in place across the state

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Dailytelegraph.com.au reports that...

The NSW SES is warning locals in affected areas to stay inside where possible, after a busy week rescuing people and animals from already flooding rivers and dams.

Read more at www.dailytelegraph.com.au


Sep

29
2016

State of emergency declared in Cumberland County as roads, neighborhoods flood | WNCN

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Wncn.com reports that...

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. WNCN — Officials have now declared a state of emergency in Cumberland County because of flooding.

Read more at wncn.com


Sep

29
2016

Bay Area Heat Wave: Brief cool down before more hot stuff

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Eastbaytimes.com reports that...

Summer is making its final 2016 act a long, record-setting one for the Bay Area, and it’s not going breezily into fall.

Read more at www.eastbaytimes.com


Sep

29
2016

California wildfire becomes costliest fire to fight in U.S. history | CTV News

Jodde     Damage over $1M, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Ctvnews.ca reports that...

BIG SUR, Calif. – A wildfire burning for nearly two months on California’s scenic Big Sur coast has surpassed $200 million in firefighting costs, becoming the costliest to fight in U.S. history, according to date released Monday.

Read more at www.ctvnews.ca


Sep

29
2016

Wildfire Shuts Off Electricity Across Puerto Rico | News | teleSUR English

Jodde     red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Telesurtv.net reports that...

All of Puerto Rico has been without electricity since Wednesday afternoon after a wildfire shut down the country’s major electric plant in the south of the island, authorities said.

Read more at www.telesurtv.net


Sep

29
2016

Firefighters quickly contain wildfire near Antelope Trail in Parker | FOX31 Denver

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Kdvr.com reports that...

Antelope Trail fire in Douglas County, Colorado. Photo credit: South Metro Fire Rescue

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Sep

21
2016

N. Korea flood aid is latest fallout from nuclear standoff – News – Stripes

Jodde     red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Stripes.com reports that...

SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea said Monday that it’s unlikely to provide assistance to help the North recover from massive flood damage even if asked for help because of tensions over the communist country’s most recent nuclear test.

Read more at www.stripes.com


Aug

31
2016

US Wildfire blocking Yellowstone National Park entrance smolders on | The Indian Express

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Indianexpress.com reports that...

Firefighters chopped down trees and searched for hotspots on steep hillsides Sunday as they battled a wildfire that has blocked an entrance to Yellowstone National Park.

Read more at indianexpress.com


Aug

31
2016

[Update] Wildfire burning near Idaho-Oregon border grows substantially | Idaho Statesman

Jodde     red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Idahostatesman.com reports that...

The Cherry Road Fire, burning about 16 miles west of Homedale grew from 3,500 acres Sunday afternoon to an estimated 50,000 acres Monday morning, according to a Bureau of Land Management press release.

Read more at www.idahostatesman.com


Aug

31
2016

Hot, dry weather fuels wildfire in Chilliwack, B.C. | CTV Vancouver News

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Bc.ctvnews.ca reports that...

Even with 35 firefighters battling the blaze and with air support from two choppers, a wildfire burning in rugged terrain in Chilliwack continues to grow. CTV News. Aug. 20, 2016.

Read more at bc.ctvnews.ca