Weather events

Apr

15
2015

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

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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

14
2015

Dust Storm Slams Salt Lake City; One Dead, Several Injured Along I-80

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Weather.com reports that...

Vicious winds ahead of a front swept into the West Tuesday, picking up desert dust and creating dangerous situations on highways and interstates in both Utah and California.

Read more at www.weather.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

12
2015

April 3-10, 2015 Summary – Flooding, Hail, Tornadoes

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Weather.gov reports that...

April 3rd-10th of 2015 brought a rather impressive stretch of active weather to the Ohio Valley.  Several rounds of thunderstorms brought a wide range of weather including damaging winds, tornadoes, hail, and flash flooding.

Read more at www.weather.gov


Apr

11
2015

Warming Pacific Makes for Increasingly Weird Ocean Life

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News.nationalgeographic.com reports that...

A “blob” of warm water that’s partly to blame for dead birds and stranded sea lions in the Pacific may share a cause with Boston’s snows and California’s drought.

Read more at news.nationalgeographic.com


Apr

09
2015

US braces for more severe weather

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Bbc.com reports that...

Stormy conditions are battering parts of the US mid-west.

Read more at www.bbc.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