Weather events

Apr

29
2015

Risk of landslides in Nepal

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Bbc.com reports that...

A window of quieter weather in Nepal over the next few days but there is a continued risk of landslides and avalanches.

Read more at www.bbc.com


Apr

28
2015

5 tornadoes touched down in south Louisiana Monday, weather service says

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Nola.com reports that...

The National Weather Service said five weak tornadoes touched down across south Louisiana during a severe weather event Monday (April 27).

The tornados, which reached strengths of EF-0 and EF-1, caused minor damage to homes and trees, according to the National Weather Service’s damage survey. The weather service’s Enhanced Fujita Tornado Damage Scale ranges from 0 to 5.

Read more at www.nola.com


Apr

26
2015

Study concludes landslide caused land mass to rise from sea in eastern Hokkaido

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Ajw.asahi.com reports that...

The sudden mysterious rise of a land mass from the sea along the coast here was apparently caused by a local landslide, according to an on-site study conducted by the Kitami Institute of Technology on April 25.

Read more at ajw.asahi.com


Apr

26
2015

Heat wave! South Florida sizzles, breaks temperature records

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Miamiherald.com reports that...

If you thought it was really hot out Sunday — you’re right.

The heat broke several records.

And while Monday’s high won’t be as high — around 90 — South Florida will still feel the heat.

Sunday’s temperature climbed to 96 degrees at Miami International Airport, breaking the daily record of 93 set in 1988 and tying the record for the entire month of April, which was logged in 1971.

Read more at www.miamiherald.com


Apr

25
2015

Landslide hits traffic near Kummaripalem

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M.thehindu.com reports that...

Boulders rolled down from the Indrakeeladri near the Head Water Works at Kummaripalem here on Friday, causing panic among the road users. However, none were injured.

Read more at m.thehindu.com


Apr

24
2015

15 Wildfires Burning In Alberta At Start Of Fire Season

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Huffingtonpost.ca reports that...

EDMONTON – The fire season is off to a quick start in Alberta.

Read more at www.huffingtonpost.ca


Apr

24
2015

Fiery forties still raging – The Times of India

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Timesofindia.indiatimes.com reports that...

AHMEDABAD: People continued to reel under relentless heat as the city recorded maximum temperature of 42.2 degrees, two degrees above normal, on Tuesday.

Read more at timesofindia.indiatimes.com


Apr

23
2015

New Jersey Landslide Puts Homes at Risk Video

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Abcnews.go.com reports that...

Severe weather is creating a frightening situation for some New Jersey families.

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Apr

22
2015

Landslide in Florence devours backyards, threatens homes along Delaware River

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Nj.com reports that...

A landslide has opened up a cavernous hole in the backyards of two houses on East Front Street in Florence, leaving one couple concerned for the future of their riverfront home.

Read more at www.nj.com


Apr

20
2015

Officials say unattended cooking fire sparked southern California wildfire

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Foxnews.com reports that...

An unattended cooking fire sparked a fire that had threatened hundreds of homes near a Southern California dam, fire officials said Sunday.

Read more at www.foxnews.com