Posts tagged as: storm

Mar

26
2015

Storm to Disrupt Travel From Italy to Turkey and Middle East

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Accuweather.com reports that...

The storm will emerge from northern Africa into the central Mediterranean Sea on Thursday and track eastward, reaching Turkey on Saturday and approaching the Caspian Sea by early next week.

Read more at www.accuweather.com


Mar

23
2015

Cyclone Nathan hits NT coast as state of emergency declared on Goulburn Island

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Theguardian.com reports that...

Tropical cyclone Nathan has crossed the Northern  Territory coast as a category one cyclone. It hit the coast about 300km east of Darwin between Goulburn Island and Maningrida about 6.30am on Tuesday.

Read more at www.theguardian.com


Mar

20
2015

Storm Brings Snow to Northeast on First Day of Spring

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Nbcnews.com reports that...

Some areas will pick up six inches of snow from the storm and temperatures in the Northeast will drop 10 to 15 degrees below normal over the weekend.

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Mar

17
2015

Category 5 Cyclone Pam Devastates Vanuatu

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Theatlantic.com reports that...

Severe Tropical Cyclone Pam hit Vanuatu late on March 13, packing wind gusts of up to 320 kilometers 200 miles an hour, causing widespread damage in the archipelago nation in the South Pacific Ocean. Vanuatu’s President Baldwin Lonsdale called the storm a “monster” that killed dozens, destroyed or damaged 90 percent of the buildings in the capital, and will force the nation to start anew. International aid agencies began emergency flights on Tuesday to some of the remote outer islands of Vanuatu, which they fear have been devastated. Officials are warning that Vanuatu now faces imminent food shortages, as aid agencies described conditions as among the most challenging they have ever faced.

Read more at www.theatlantic.com


Mar

15
2015

Cyclone Pam

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Bbc.com reports that...

Pam, one of the most powerful storms in history, is now close to north-east New Zealand having battered the South Pacific island of Vanuatu. Philip Avery reports.

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Mar

13
2015

Four Tropical Cyclones At Once : How Rare Is It?

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Weather.com reports that...

It may be March, with thoughts of spring in the Northern Hemisphere, but half a world away, we’re tracking not one, not two, but four tropical cyclones.

Read more at www.weather.com


Mar

11
2015

Italian Village Gets 8 Feet Of Snow In 24 Hours, May Break Global Record

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M.huffpost.com reports that...

Snow news is good news, unless you live in Capracotta. The Italian village may have just set a record for the most snow ever to fall in 24 hours.

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Mar

11
2015

Australia braces for powerful cyclones

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M.bbc.com reports that...

Residents in parts of Australia and the South Pacific are on high alert as three cyclones threaten.

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Mar

06
2015

USA battles latest snowstorm

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Bbc.com reports that...

Snow has brought treacherous conditions to large swathes of the US, all the way from Texas in the south to New England. It’s also caused the cancellation of thousands of flights this winter – but this latest snowstorm has gone one step further with a Delta Airlines plane skidding off the runway at New York’s LaGuardia Airport, leaving six people injured.

Read more at www.bbc.com


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