Posts tagged as: U.S.

Jan

27
2015

Sierra storm drops snow, leaves little hope for drought relief

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Rgj.com reports that...

A storm expected to pass Northern Nevada drops snow and rain, but leaves little hope for drought relief.

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Jan

26
2015

Conn., Mass., N.J. ban road travel as huge storm hits Northeast

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Usatoday.com reports that...

A historic snowstorm blasted its way through the Northeast Monday, threatening to wreak havoc in seven states, with thousands of flight cancellations, school closings and up to 3 feet of snow and blizzard like conditions expected to impact up to 40 million people.

Read more at www.usatoday.com


Jan

22
2015

Snow Drought: Seasonal snowfall running below average

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Myfoxtwincities.com reports that...

Our dreams of a White Christmas did not come true this season, and if you took out the snowmobile, you would most likely throw out more sparks than powder. There is no doubt that we are in a “Snow Drought”, and we have the numbers to prove it.

Read more at www.myfoxtwincities.com


Jan

14
2015

Delta fish species plunge amid drought

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Sacbee.com reports that...

California’s ongoing drought marked a setback for five important fish species in the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta in 2014, including the Delta smelt, a signature native fish that has often altered the course of state water policy.

Read more at www.sacbee.com


Jan

11
2015

143 wrecks reported in 10 hours because of rain

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M.reviewjournal.com reports that...

Record-setting rainfall made navigating Las Vegas highways a nightmare for drivers braving slick roads Sunday.

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Jan

07
2015

Deep Freeze: South and East Will Shiver as Brutal Arctic Blast Takes Hold – NBC News

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Nbcnews.com reports that...

The coldest blast of arctic air this winter sent wind-chill readings to 50 below zero in Minnesota — and the pain is headed south and east for Thursday.

Read more at www.nbcnews.com


Jan

06
2015

Heavy rain in Washington triggers landslides, evacuations

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Cbsnews.com reports that...

After the heavy rains that started the week, the National Weather Service said more landslides are possible in western Washington, especially on coastal bluffs and steep hillsides.

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Jan

05
2015

‘Frostbite Threat’: Arctic Blast Brings Icy Chill to Millions

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Nbcnews.com reports that...

A bitter barrage of icy air is set to chill the eastern two thirds of the United States in some of the coldest temperatures so far this winter, forecasters warned.

Read more at www.nbcnews.com


Dec

31
2014

Phoenix area gets rare dusting of snow

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Kvoa.com reports that...

The National Weather Service says north Scottsdale and Cave Creek, suburbs just north of Phoenix, are getting a rare and light dusting of snow Wednesday.

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Dec

24
2014

Tornadoes Kill 4 in Mississippi; 50 Injured During Deep South Severe Weather

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Weather.com reports that...

Severe weather swept across the South Tuesday and Wednesday, spawning at least six confirmed tornadoes that killed at least four people, injured at least 50 others and destroyed homes.

Read more at www.weather.com