Weather events

Mar

02
2015

Winter Storm Sparta: Snow, Ice In the Plains, Midwest and Northeast (FORECAST)

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Weather.com reports that...

Winter Storm Sparta delivered a long swath of snow and ice from the Rockies to the Southern Plains, Midwest and the East coast as the calendar flipped from February to March.

Read more at www.weather.com


Feb

28
2015

Two cyclones devastate areas of northern and eastern Australia

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Wsws.org reports that...

Hundreds of people have been left homeless and tens of thousands remain without power across both central Queensland and the Northern Territory in the wake of the impact of cyclones Marcia and Lam, which struck the two regions on February 22.

Read more at www.wsws.org


Feb

28
2015

Major Thunderstorms Flood Miami Streets

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Weather.com reports that...

Parts of Miami, Opa-Locka and Hallandale, Florida  saw up to 6 inches of rain Saturday after major thunderstorms flooded the area, leaving entire neighborhoods underwater, according to The Miami Herald. The thunderstorms and winds up to 50 mph began shortly after 10 A.M. and continued through the afternoon, flooding roads and making travel nearly imposible.

Read more at www.weather.com


Feb

28
2015

Six infants die in drought-hit Tharparkar

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Arynews.tv reports that...

Six more children died in nursery ward of Mithi Civil Hospital in drought hit Tharparkar district of Pakistan’s southern Sindh province on Saturday, ARY News reported.

Read more at arynews.tv


Feb

27
2015

Winter storm brings travel chaos to north Texas

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Usatoday.com reports that...

A winter storm dumped several inches of snow in Texas on Friday.

Read more at www.usatoday.com


Feb

24
2015

Tropical Cyclone Marcia: Thousands remain without power in central Queensland; Premier, Police Minister to visit region

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Mobile.abc.net.au reports that...

Thousands of properties in central Queensland remain without power after Tropical Cyclone Marcia, as the Premier and Police Minister return to the region.

Read more at mobile.abc.net.au


Feb

23
2015

Arctic air returns to parts of New England, New York

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Foxnews.com reports that...

Arctic air returns to northern New England and parts of New York State on Monday after a brief flirtation with sunshine and slightly warmer temperatures.

Read more at www.foxnews.com


Feb

23
2015

This February has been 2nd coldest month in Ithaca history

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Ithacavoice.com reports that...

As of Friday, this is the second coldest month Ithaca’s ever recorded.  According to data from the Northeast Regional Climate Center here in Ithaca, the average temperature this month is 11.7 °F. Since records began in 1893, only one month has been colder- February 1979, when the monthly average was only 11.3 °F.

Read more at ithacavoice.com


Feb

23
2015

Scotland’s Arctic weather bomb returns with eight inches of snow

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Express.co.uk reports that...

Violent gales will whip up blizzards around the country while temperatures plunging below zero will turn roads into ice rinks.

Read more at www.express.co.uk


Feb

22
2015

Sandstorms threaten Middle East

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Bbc.com reports that...

The Middle East prepares for strong winds bringing sandstorms and significantly reduced visibility.

Read more at www.bbc.com