Posts in category: Weather Events

Sep

30
2016

Power price surges to record high on supply shortage fears

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Telegraph.co.uk reports that...

Electricity prices for Thursday have soared to record highs after unplanned nuclear plant shutdowns and the continued heatwave triggered an unseasonal power crunch.

Read more at www.telegraph.co.uk


Sep

30
2016

One Killed in Central Java Landslide | Jakarta Globe

Jodde     Fatalities, Weather Events     0

Jakartaglobe.beritasatu.com reports that...

A young man was killed after a landslide hit Sidengok, Peawaran in Banjarnegara district, Central Java, on Sunday morning 25/09, a rescue official said. JG Photo/ Dhana Kencana

Read more at jakartaglobe.beritasatu.com


Sep

30
2016

26 still missing, 15 others rescued in Lishui landslide – CCTV News – CCTV.com English

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

English.cctv.com reports that...

To the landslide in the eastern province of Zhejiang, where 15 people have been rescued, and 26 others are still unaccounted for.

Read more at english.cctv.com


Sep

30
2016

Windsor-Tecumseh Flood: Heavy rain pummels Windsor and Essex County | Windsor Star

Jodde     Uncategorized, Weather Events, yellow     0

Windsorstar.com reports that...

“We may get some breaks here and there, but unfortunately with this low-pressure system parking itself in southern Indiana it’s going to keep sending these streams of moisture northward over the next couple of days,” Environment Canada spokesman Geoff Coulson said this afternoon, forecasting that the next big rain is coming across Lake Erie and should arrive in Windsor-Essex by about 4:30 p.m.

Read more at windsorstar.com


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.

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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

Read more at kdvr.com