Posts tagged as: bagyo

Abril

19
2014

Rain forces evacuation in Whakatane

Natalie     Ulat & Natuklasan, Panahon Kaganapan     0

3news.co.nz reports that...

Locals in Whakatane were forced to evacuate their homes last night as torrential rain, along with a high tide, burst the banks of a stream.

Residents have levelled criticism at the local council, saying it did not do enough to improve the storm-water system after a similar flood four years ago.

As New Zealand’s sunniest spot, Whakatane is usually clocking up sunshine hours. But for the past 24 oras, fire crews and residents have been scrambling to protect homes and properties.

Read more at www.3news.co.nz


Abril

17
2014

Former Cyclone Ita Brings Severe Weather to New Zealand; Floods and Power Cuts Hit Auckland

Natalie     Ulat & Natuklasan, Panahon Kaganapan     0

Au.ibtimes.com reports that...

What remains of the former cyclone Ita has left New Zealand’s Auckland flooded due to strong winds and torrential rain. The Easter weekend has begun, but some residents have to deal with power cuts and road closures.

Read more at au.ibtimes.com


Abril

16
2014

1 dead in Maine as heavy rain floods northern New England

Natalie     Data, Fatalities, Ulat & Natuklasan, Panahon Kaganapan     0

Seacoastonline.com reports that...

Heavy overnight flooding throughout northern New England caused at least one fatality, officials said Wednesday as they advised residents in all three states to avoid water-covered roadways and watch out for overflowing rivers.

Read more at www.seacoastonline.com


Abril

10
2014

Storms threaten Australia and Philippines

Natalie     Ulat & Natuklasan, Panahon Kaganapan     0

Bbc.com reports that...

Two separate storm systems are threatening Australia and the Philippines in the next few days.

Tropical Cyclone Ita has the potential to bring damaging winds to Queensland, while a tropical depression could deposit some very heavy rain to parts of the Philippines.

Magbasa nang higit pa sa www.bbc.com


Abril

10
2014

Developing El Nino could usher in abundant rains for drought-stricken California

Natalie     Paghuhula, Ulat & Natuklasan, Panahon Kaganapan     0

News4jax.com reports that...

Meteorologists around the globe are closely monitoring the El Nino Southern Oscillation (ENSO) in the Pacific that is showing signs of warming up. Sea surface temperatures that are above +0.5°C is considered El Nino. Because of this, NOAA has issued an El Nino Watch. Below is the ECMWF model (Euro) showing eastern Pacific sea surface temperatures in region 3 (near South America) soaring by late summer.

Read more at www.news4jax.com


Abril

09
2014

Lightning Kills More Than 60 Cows in Chile

Natalie     Fatalities, Ulat & Natuklasan, Malubhang Events, Panahon Kaganapan     0

Weather.com ulat na ....

Ranchers in southern Chile say a series of lightning strikes has killed more than 60 of their dairy cows, costing them thousands of dollars.

Storms on Sunday spawned the strikes in south-central Chile. Worst hit was a ranch in Los Rios owned by Cecil Fourt, who says 54 of his cows were killed by lightning and another one was blinded. Another rancher, Claudio Toledo, says nine of his cows sheltering under a tree were struck and killed.

Magbasa nang higit pa sa www.weather.com


Abril

08
2014

Tornado confirmed in Spalding County; rain pushes Lake Lanier up 1+ paa

Natalie     Data, Ulat & Natuklasan, Panahon Kaganapan     0

Accessnorthga.com reports that...

National Weather Service officials say about 200 trees were either snapped or uprooted during an EF1 tornado in Spalding Countyand the rains that fell in northeast Georgia Sunday night and Monday pushed the level of Lake Lanier up more than a foot.

Read more at www.accessnorthga.com


Abril

08
2014

Flash floods as storms drench US southeast

Natalie     Ulat & Natuklasan, Malubhang Events, Panahon Kaganapan     0

Ndtv.com ulat na ....

Severe thunderstorms crawled across the US southeast on Monday, dumping heavy rains and causing flash flooding in central Alabama, where crews in small boats and military trucks had to rescue more than two dozen people from their homes and cars.

Magbasa nang higit pa sa www.ndtv.com


Abril

05
2014

Four Tornadoes Touch Down in North Texas Thursday

Natalie     Ulat & Natuklasan, Panahon Kaganapan     0

Nbcdfw.com reports that...

Severe thunderstorms are believed to have spawned at least four tornadoes in North Texas Thursday, while peppering Denton and Collin counties with hail as large as softballs.

 

Read more at www.nbcdfw.com


Abril

02
2014

Sahara dust storm promptsserioushealth warning for asthmatics

Natalie     Data, Ulat & Natuklasan, Malubhang Events, Panahon Kaganapan     0

Telegraph.co.uk ulat na ...

The Saharan dust storm could trigger a spike in asthma attacks and also lead to previously undiagnosed sufferers developing the condition, a leading expert has warned.

Dr Keith Prowse, Honorary Medical Adviser to the British Lung Foundation said Saharan dust is contributing to unusually high levels of air pollution, threatening the health of elderly and vulnerable people in the UK.

Magbasa nang higit pa sa www.telegraph.co.uk