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NASA-NOAA Satellite Finds Cyclone Hikaa at Oman’s Coast

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 05:21:00 +0200enn (en)

NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Arabian Sea in the Northern Indian Ocean and provided forecasters with a view of Cyclone Hikaa ’s structure. NASA-NOAA’s Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Arabian Sea in the Northern Indian Ocean and provided forecasters with a view of Cyclone Hikaa’s structure.

Video: Cyclone Hikka warning issued in Oman

Wed, 25 Sep 2019 04:47:00 +0200khaleejtimes (en)

The Royal Oman Police have also warned people to take precautions. A cyclonic storm named 'Hikka' is gaining strength in the Arabian Sea and is expected to make a landfall in Oman on Wednesday. According to a release issued by Oman's Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA) and published on their....

Hikaa makes landfall in Oman

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 22:12:00 +0200timesofoman (en)

Muscat: Tropical storm Hikaa lashed central Oman with high winds and torrential rainfall on Tuesday evening, according to Oman’s weather monitoring authority. A family of seven members was rescued by a group of Omanis after they got trapped in heavy rains due to the storm.

NASA-NOAA satellite finds Cyclone Hikaa at Oman's coast

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 20:33:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: On Sept. 24 at 5:30 a.m. EDT (0930 UTC), NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite captured a visible image of Tropical Storm Hikaa along the coast of Oman in the Northern Indian... Credit: Credit: NASA/NOAA/NRL. NASA-NOAA's Suomi NPP satellite passed over the Arabian Sea in the Northern Indian Ocean....

Oman braces for cyclonic storm Hikka, no direct impact on UAE

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 11:54:00 +0200zawya-palestine (en)

Image used for illustrative purpose. A man walks as strong winds blow along a beach in Gopalpur in Ganjam district in the eastern Indian state of Odisha October 12, 2014. Cyclone Hudhud blasted India's eastern seaboard on Sunday with gusts of up to 195 kilometers an hour (over 120 mph), uprooting....

Oman braces for cyclonic storm Hikka, no direct impact on UAE

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 09:18:00 +0200khaleejtimes (en)

A cyclonic storm named 'Hikka' is gaining strength in the Arabian Sea and is expected to make a landfall in Oman on Wednesday. According to a release issued by Oman's Public Authority for Civil Aviation (PACA) and published on their Twitter handle, the tropical storm Hikka is expected to hit South....

Oman to bear brunt of Tropical Storm Hikaa

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 08:59:00 +0200thenational (en)

Tropical Storm Hikaa will make landfall in Oman on Tuesday, bringing gale winds and heavy rain that will likely to lead to flooding. The country's Public Authority for Civil Aviation warned residents and Omanis to take all necessary safety precautions and stay away from low lying areas.

Hikaa: Royal Oman Police warns against entering ocean in two governorates

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 08:29:00 +0200timesofoman (en)

Muscat: People should stay away from the ocean in South Al Sharqiyah and Al Wusta Governorates, according to the Royal Oman Police. A statement by the ROP read: "The Royal Oman Police asks citizens and residents living near the coast in South Al Sharqiyah and Al Wusta to not go into the sea in the coming hours.

Weather update: Hikaa develops into hurricane

Tue, 24 Sep 2019 07:38:00 +0200timesofoman (en)

Muscat: Tropical storm Hikaa has now been upgraded to a first degree hurricane, the Public Authority of Civil Aviation has announced. In a statement online, PACA said: "The tropical storm Hikaa has deepened into a first-degree hurricane and the wind rotating speeds around the center of the storm range between 65 and 70 knots.

Cyclone Hikaa path: Where will Hikaa hit as DIRECT landfall expected? TROPICAL Cyclone Hikaa is churning in the Arabian sea, and is likely to plough straight into...

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 22:49:00 +0200express (en)

According to the Joint Typhoon Warning Centre (JTWC), Tropical Cyclone Hikaa is packing maximum sustained winds of 80 knots (92mph/148kmph), making it the equivalent of a Category One hurricane in the Atlantic. The storm is moving westward at a speed of 10 knots.

NASA finds heavy rain potential in Tropical Storm Hikaa

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 22:25:00 +0200eurekalert (en)

IMAGE: On Sept. 23 at 4:05 a.m. EDT (0905 UTC) NASA's Aqua satellite analyzed the storm using the Atmospheric Infrared Sounder or AIRS instrument. AIRS found coldest cloud top temperatures as... Credit: Credit: NASA JPL/Heidar Thrastarson. The Northern Indian Ocean has generated a new tropical cyclone.

No direct impact of tropical storm Hikaa on UAE: NCM

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 20:50:00 +0200wam-en (en)

ABU DHABI, 23rd September, 2019 (WAM) -- There is no direct impact of Tropical Storm Hikaa on the UAE within the next three days, affirmed the National Center of Meteorology,NCM. ''There is no direct impact on the UAE within the next three days. Seawater surge over eastern coast with high tide....

Hurricane tracker: The SEVEN barrelling storms churning in the oceans RIGHT NOW SEVEN storms are currently churning in the world’s oceans, according to the US...

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 12:59:00 +0200express (en)

Over the Atlantic, three storms are currently being monitored - with one system expected to upgrade to hurricane status later this week. Another two systems are currently being monitored over the Eastern North Pacific ocean, Tropical Storm Kiko and Tropical Depression Mario.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damage in S Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:48:00 +0200business-standard (en)

A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

world Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damage in S. Korea By Associated Press, 23/09/2019

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 10:08:00 +0200samoaobserver (en)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 30 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rain and strong winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Typhoon Tapah lashes South Korea; several injured, flights cancelled

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:39:00 +0200thehindu (en)

A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said on September 23. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damage in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:37:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 30 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rain and strong winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Britain will be hit by three inches of heavy rain as remnants of Hurricanes Humberto blows in

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:27:00 +0200dailymail (en)

Britain will be hit by three inches of heavy rain, 50mph winds and thunderstorms as remnants of Hurricanes Humberto and Jerry blow in and Met Office issues weather warning Weather warnings have been issued for an area stretching from London and the South East to the South West The Met Office said....

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damage in S Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:26:00 +0200thehimalayantimes (en)

SEOUL: A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 30 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan’s southern islands with heavy rain and strong winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Sanchez: World Act

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 09:18:00 +0200sunstar (en)

IT USED to be like voices in the wilderness. The first time I heard of climate change was in the 1990s. I attended scientific conferences for NGOs in the province or in Manila, and in international conferences. Scientist resource persons tried to explain along the line of deforestation, monocultures, greenhouse gas emissions.

Tropical Storm Karen moves across Eastern Caribbean

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:59:00 +0200jamaicaobserver (en)

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados (CMC) — A tropical storm warning remains in effect for Grenada and St Vincent and the Grenadines as Tropical Storm Karen moved into the south-eastern Caribbean Sea yesterday. The Trinidad and Tobago Government has discontinued the warning even as the rains caused widespread flooding and landslides across the country.

Powerful Typhoon Causes Minor Injuries, Damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 08:09:00 +0200voanews (en)

SEOUL - A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Lethal 'Blob' heatwave returns to Pacific

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:59:00 +0200Stuff (en)

Hawaii has been seeing the most serious effects of this heatwave. The state had its hottest summer on record, with dozens of daily temperature records falling across the islands as well as all-time and monthly temperature records. Coral bleaching has damaged the reefs that help sustain the state's....

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damage in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:54:00 +0200ABCnews (en)

A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 07:06:00 +0200seattletimes (en)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:58:00 +0200dailyjournal (en)

SEOUL, South Korea A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:49:00 +0200tribtown (en)

SEOUL, South Korea A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Powerful typhoon causes injuries, damage in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:37:00 +0200BangkokPost (en)

A yacht is pushed ashore by strong winds and high waves at a beach as Typhoon Tapah approaches in Ulsan, South Korea on Sunday. The powerful typhoon has battered southern South Korea after lashing parts of Japan’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:36:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Tropical Storm Karen Has Formed in the Atlantic and Could Hit Puerto Rico. Here’s What to Know About Its Path

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:36:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Tropical Storm Karen is “bringing gusty winds and heavy rainfall to portions of the southern Windward Islands” and could approach Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands by Tuesday, forecasters say. Karen is moving west-northwest at 13 mph with maximum wind speeds of 40 mph and is about 60 miles north of....

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:35:00 +0200thegardenisland (en)

In this Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019, photo, a yacht is pushed ashore by strong winds and high waves at a beach as Typhoon Tapah approaches in Ulsan, South Korea. The powerful typhoon has battered southern South Korea after lashing parts of Japan’s southern islands with heavy rains and winds. (Kim Yong-tae/Yonhap via AP) In this Sunday, Sept.

Powerful typhoon causes injuries, damage in South Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:34:00 +0200oregonlive (en)

By The Associated Press SEOUL, South Korea — A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said. Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

The Associated Press

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:34:00 +0200oregonlive (en)

A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said. Victims' relatives assembled at ground zero, where the observance began with a moment of silence and the tolling of bells at 8:46 a.m.

Powerful typhoon Tapah causes minor injuries, damages in South Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 06:24:00 +0200straitstimesSG (en)

SEOUL (AP) - A powerful typhoon battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses, officials said Monday (Sept 23). Typhoon Tapah earlier lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:47:00 +0200ChinaPost (en)

A cargo container and a steel tower are damaged by winds after Typhoon Tapah hit Nobeoka, Miyazaki prefecture, southwestern Japan Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019. The powerful typhoon is heading northeast to Japan's main island of Honshu after lashing parts of the country's southern islands with heavy rains....

Powerful typhoon Tapah causes minor injuries, power outages and damage in South Korea Subscriber content

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:34:00 +0200theglobeandmail (en)

Getting audio file... Audio for this article is not available at this time. This translation has been automatically generated and has not been verified for accuracy. A cargo container and a steel tower are damaged by winds after Typhoon Tapah hit Nobeoka, Miyazaki prefecture, southwestern Japan Sunday, Sept.

Korea working to recover from Typhoon Tapah damage

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:31:00 +0200koreatimes (en)

South Korea is working Monday to recover from the impact of Typhoon Tapah, which caused scores of injuries and the cancellation of hundreds of flights. Nearly 30 people, including three police and fire officials, were injured as a result of this year's 17th storm, which hit the country's southern....

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:16:00 +0200680news (en)

A cargo container and a steel tower are damaged by winds after Typhoon Tapah hit Nobeoka, Miyazaki prefecture, southwestern Japan Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019. The powerful typhoon is heading northeast to Japan's main island of Honshu after lashing parts of the country's southern islands with heavy rains....

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:08:00 +0200readingeagle (en)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) � A powerful typhoon has battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses. Typhoon Tapah also lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Sunday September 22, 2019 11:00 AM As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:08:00 +0200readingeagle (en)

CARSON, Calif. (AP) � With natural disasters increasing in frequency and intensity, first responders are finding it more difficult to reach and rescue the thousands of victims of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Throughout the country, many emergency units have fewer people to navigate....

Did you wade in Texas floodwaters? You could be infected

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 05:06:00 +0200houstonchronicle (en)

First responders, stranded motorists and passersby wading in knee-length to chest-deep floodwaters that image is branded in Southeast Texas’ collective psyche. In most of these cases, walking in the water can’t be avoided. But when a viral video from Lamar University in Beaumont showed some people diving into deep water at an underpass for fun, Dr.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 04:53:00 +0200ABCnews (en)

A cargo container and a steel tower are damaged by winds after Typhoon Tapah hit Nobeoka, Miyazaki prefecture, southwestern Japan Sunday, Sept. 22, 2019. The powerful typhoon is heading northeast to Japan's main island of Honshu after lashing parts of the country's southern islands with heavy rains....

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 04:50:00 +0200whig (en)

SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — A powerful typhoon has battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses. Typhoon Tapah also lashed parts of Japan's southern islands with heavy rains and winds that caused flooding and some minor injuries.

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea A powerful typhoon has battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses.

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 04:36:00 +0200ksl (en)

Powerful typhoon causes minor injuries, damages in S. Korea By The Associated Press | Posted - Sep 22nd, 2019 @ 8:26pm. SEOUL, South Korea (AP) A powerful typhoon has battered southern South Korea, injuring 26 people and knocking out power to about 27,790 houses.

Nassau - Près de trois semaines après que l’ouragan Dorian a décimé les îles d’Abaco et de Grand Bahama, près de 2 000 personnes évacuées de ces îles se trouvent toujours dans des...

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 02:47:00 +0200iom-fr (fr)

Nassau - Près de trois semaines après que l’ouragan Dorian a décimé les îles d’Abaco et de Grand Bahama, près de 2 000 personnes évacuées de ces îles se trouvent toujours dans des abris à New Providence, à quelques kilomètres à l’ouest de Nassau. De nombreuses autres sont hébergées temporairement par des membres de leur famille et des amis.

MONTH'S worth of rain could fall over next two days as remains of Hurricane Humberto batter Britain

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 02:43:00 +0200dailymail (en)

The bands of heavy rain are linked to the remains of Hurricane Humberto, which affected Bermuda last week. Meteorological Office spokesman Luke Miall said winds in the South West could reach 35mph today, and 40mph – gale force – tomorrow. Maximum daytime temperatures of around 20C (68F) are expected....

Hurricane Lorena Downgraded to Tropical Storm

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 00:32:00 +0200laht (en)

MEXICO CITY – Hurricane Lorena was downgraded on Saturday to a tropical storm after causing power outages and damages to property along the east coast of the Baja California peninsula on its way to northwestern Mexico. The National Meteorological Service (SMN) reported that the storm was located....

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 00:10:00 +0200denverpost (en)

By JAKE GOODRICK, BRIGETTE WALTERMIRE, NATALIE ANDERSON and CHRISTIAN GRAVIUS, The Associated Press CARSON, Calif. — With natural disasters increasing in frequency and intensity, first responders are finding it more difficult to reach and rescue the thousands of victims of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires.

In Birmingham, rain will arrive in the far west in the late afternoon and spread eastwards during the evening and the downpour is "loosely" linked to Hurricane Humberto, which hit the edge of Bermuda and is travelling across the Atlantic towards Britain

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 23:40:00 +0200tamworthherald (en)

Birmingham is braced for a staggering 12 hours of rain on Monday as The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning. Thankfully, the alert from the agency does not impact Brum - as parts of the UK are set to be hit by heavy rain and possible thunderstorms.

Venezuela braising for tropical storm

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 23:01:00 +0200plenglish (en)

Caracas, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) The Minister of Internal Relations of Venezuela, Nestor Reverol, confirmed on Sunday that the 47th weather disturbance of the current hurricane season has become tropical storm Karen. Given the possible effects of rain, it was recommended that the population take preventive measures.

National Hurricane Center tracking Tropical Storm Jerry, three other systems this weekend

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 22:50:00 +0200tcpalm (en)

It's a busy weekend in the tropics as the National Hurricane Center continues to monitor Tropical Storm Jerry and three other areas of disturbed weather. Tropical Storm Jerry. Jerry was swirling over open water north-northeast of Puerto Rico and Hispaniola on Saturday. Heavy rain was possible on the islands Saturday, the NHC said.

PM announces new Ministry of Disaster Preparedness, Management and Reconstruction, Dorian-affected areas designated Economic Recovery Zones

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 21:14:00 +0200tribune242 (en)

From today’s press conference by Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis: The Prime Minister announced the creation of a new Ministry of Disaster Preparedness, Management and Reconstruction. MP for Central Grand Bahama Iram Lewis will be Minister of State for the ministry and will be sworn in Monday at Government House.

PM: New ministry to deal with disasters and recovery, Dorian-affected areas designated Economic Recovery Zones

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 20:41:00 +0200tribune242 (en)

From today’s press conference by Prime Minister Dr Hubert Minnis: The Prime Minister announced the creation of a new ministry to deal with disaster preparedness, management and reconstruction. MP for Central Grand Bahama Iram Lewis will be Minister of State for the ministry and will be sworn in Monday at Government House.

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 19:28:00 +0200TorontoStar (en)

CARSON, Calif. - With natural disasters increasing in frequency and intensity, first responders are finding it more difficult to reach and rescue the thousands of victims of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Throughout the country, many emergency units have fewer people to navigate....

Tropical Storm Karen Has Formed in the Atlantic and Could Hit Puerto Rico. Here’s What to Know About Its Path

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 19:19:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

Tropical Storm Karen is “bringing gusty winds and heavy rainfall to portions of the southern Windward Islands” and could approach Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands by Tuesday, forecasters say. Karen is moving west-northwest at 13 mph with maximum wind speeds of 40 mph and is about 30 miles north of....

Tropical Storm Karen Has Formed in the Atlantic and Could Hit Puerto Rico. Here’s What to Know About Its Path

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 17:49:00 +0200time (en)

Tropical Storm Karen is “bringing gusty winds and heavy rainfall to portions of the southern Windward Islands” and could approach Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands by Tuesday, forecasters say. Karen is moving west-northwest at 13 mph with maximum wind speeds of 40 mph and is about 30 miles north of....

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 17:39:00 +0200eagletribune (en)

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — With natural disasters increasing in frequency and intensity, first responders are finding it more difficult to reach and rescue the thousands of victims of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Throughout the country, many emergency units have fewer people to navigate....

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 17:36:00 +0200ChinaPost (en)

In this photo taken June 9, 2019, Los Angeles County firefighter Salvador Mejia, left, and Luis Gonzales, a Community Emergency Response Team instructor with the fire department, talk to CERT participants Berwyn Salazar and Frances Roberts in Carson, Calif.

11:26 Venezuela braising for tropical storm

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 17:36:00 +0200plenglish (en)

22 de septiembre de 2019, 11:26 Caracas, Sep 22 (Prensa Latina) The Minister of Internal Relations of Venezuela, Nestor Reverol, confirmed on Sunday that the 47th weather disturbance of the current hurricane season has become tropical storm Karen. Given the possible effects of rain, it was recommended that the population take preventive measures.

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 17:28:00 +0200tribtown (en)

CARSON, Calif. With natural disasters increasing in frequency and intensity, first responders are finding it more difficult to reach and rescue the thousands of victims of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Throughout the country, many emergency units have fewer people to navigate disaster response, meaning they have to do more with less.

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 17:21:00 +0200therepublic (en)

CARSON, Calif. With natural disasters increasing in frequency and intensity, first responders are finding it more difficult to reach and rescue the thousands of victims of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Throughout the country, many emergency units have fewer people to navigate disaster response, meaning they have to do more with less.

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 17:06:00 +0200startribune (en)

Throughout the country, many emergency units have fewer people to navigate disaster response, meaning they have to do more with less. "So even if you were the slickest agency in the world, and you dealt with disasters all the time ... if you train every day, a disaster is still called a disaster for....

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 17:02:00 +0200680news (en)

CARSON, Calif. — With natural disasters increasing in frequency and intensity, first responders are finding it more difficult to reach and rescue the thousands of victims of floods, hurricanes, tornadoes and wildfires. Throughout the country, many emergency units have fewer people to navigate....

As police and firefighter numbers fall, officials urge prep

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 16:57:00 +0200TorontoStar (en)

“The next disaster is never going to be the same,” said Louise Comfort, former director of the Center for Disaster Management at the University of Pittsburgh. “It’s important to go through those events and learn them, but the hard part is anticipating what the next disaster is going to be.

MIL-OSI United Nations: Global Climate in 2015-2019: Climate change accelerates

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 16:43:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Record greenhouse gas concentrations mean further warming. Geneva, 23 September 2019 – The tell-tale signs and impacts of climate change – such as sea level rise, ice loss and extreme weather – increased during 2015-2019, which is set to be the warmest five-year period on record, according to the World Meteorological Organization (WMO).

8 Pumpkin Spice Drinks That Are Anything But Basic

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 13:45:00 +0200forbes (en)

Pumpkin Cream Nitro Coffee from Beatrix in Chicago Credit: Anjali Pinto. The return of the fall season brings cooler temperatures, crisp, colorful leaves and – most importantly – all things pumpkin spice. While for some the flavor combo is a tired trend that just won’t go away, others have leaned into the obsession and taken it to the next level.

Bahamas Dorian Deaths Now 53, Recovery Work Continues

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 11:45:00 +0200sunstkitts (en)

NASSAU, The Bahamas (CMC) — The death toll following the passage of Hurricane Dorian at the start of the month rose to 53, with the authorities also confirming that more than 40 autopsies had been completed by Friday. Police Commissioner Anthony Ferguson said on Friday that police had recovered....

Japan cancels more than 400 flights due to Typhoon Tapah threat

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 08:46:00 +0200trendnews-az (en)

Japanese airline companies have been forced to cancel 412 flights due to Typhoon Tapah that is approaching Japan’s southwestern island of Kyushu, reports citing TASS. Railroad traffic is also disrupted on the island. At least 5,000 residential buildings in the Miyazaki Prefecture experienced power outage due to torn power lines.

Bahamas death toll rises

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 08:08:00 +0200jamaicaobserver (en)

NASSAU, The Bahamas (CMC) — The death toll following the passage of Hurricane Dorian at the start of the month rose to 53, with the authorities also confirming that more than 40 autopsies had been completed by Friday. Police Commissioner Anthony Ferguson said on Friday that police had recovered....

Japan cancels more than 400 flights due to Typhoon Tapah threat

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 07:25:00 +0200itartass_en (en)

TOKYO, September 22. /TASS/. Japanese airline companies have been forced to cancel 412 flights due to Typhoon Tapah that is approaching Japan’s southwestern island of Kyushu, the reported on Sunday. Railroad traffic is also disrupted on the island. At least 5,000 residential buildings in the....

Florida man, 52, is the fifth death linked to Tropical Storm Imelda after he is found dead in a car

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 07:02:00 +0200dailymail (en)

Florida man, 52, is the fifth death attributed to Tropical Storm Imelda after he is found dead in a stalled car – three days after the storm made landfall in Texas and dropped 40 inches of rain Mark Dukaj, 52, of Florida is the fifth man whose death has been linked to Tropical Storm Imelda in Texas;....

Covering Colorado 12 Colorado Red Cross Volunteers heading to Texas to help Colette Bordelon 10:14 PM, Sep 21, 2019

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 06:41:00 +0200koaa (en)

SOUTHERN COLORADO — Flooding in Southeastern Texas as a result of Tropical Storm Imelda is hitting some areas that Hurricane Harvey hit in 2017. At this point, five people have been reported dead. Twelve Colorado volunteers from the American Red Cross are heading down to Texas to help.

Tropical Storm Kiko expected to weaken as it approaches Central Pacific

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 06:29:00 +0200HonululuAdvertiser (en)

Tropical Storm Kiko continued its zigzag course in the East Pacific today and forecasters expect it to weaken into a post-tropical remnant low by the time it reaches the Central Pacific on Wednesday or Thursday. As of 5 p.m. Saturday, Kiko had maximum sustained winds of 50 mph and was centered about....

Racing: Akasaki blows rivals away in Hurricane at Newcastle

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 04:36:00 +0200theherald-au (en)

Tough Scone gelding Akasaki took his earnings to $392,085 when he lumped 61 kilograms to win the 900-metre Hurricane Handicap at Newcastle on Saturday. The Hurricane was the feature race on day two of the Newcastle Jockey Club's spring carnival. As expected, the pace was a cracker from the outset....

Wales sees 25C temperatures as UK enjoys late summer sunshine

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 04:29:00 +0200piratefm (en)

. Published at 6:48pm 21st September 2019. (Updated at 8:09pm 21st September 2019) People in Wales enjoyed the best temperatures in the UK on Saturday, in what is likely to be the last dash of sunshine of the season. Valley, near Holyhead in Wale,s recorded temperatures of 25.

Lorena weakens to a tropical storm as it nears mainland Mexico

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 04:19:00 +0200reuters (en)

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Hurricane Lorena weakened to a tropical storm as it approached northwestern Mexico on Saturday, bringing with it heavy wind and rain, U.S. forecasters said. On Saturday afternoon, Lorena had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles (80 km) per hour as it moved north, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center said in a report.

Hurricane Nicole Sheds Light On How Storms Impact Deep Ocean

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 03:14:00 +0200eurasiareview (en)

Hurricanes like Nicole can cause significant damage to human structures on land, and often permanently alter terrestrial landscapes. But these powerful storms also affect the ocean. Scientists have a good understanding of how hurricanes impact the surface layer of the ocean, the sunlit zone, where photosynthesis can occur.

Investment group to restore abandoned Queensland tropical island resort

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 03:12:00 +0200brisbanetimes (en)

An abandoned far north Queensland island resort that was ravaged by Cyclone Yasi eight years ago has been sold to a company that plans to restore it to its formal glory. Australian-owned international investment group Mayfair 101 bought Dunk Island, four kilometres off the coast of Mission Beach, with plans to revive it as a tourism hotspot.

Investment group to restore abandoned Queensland tropical island resort

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 02:52:00 +0200theage (en)

An abandoned far north Queensland island resort that was ravaged by Cyclone Yasi eight years ago has been sold to a company that plans to restore it to its formal glory. Australian-owned international investment group Mayfair 101 bought Dunk Island, four kilometres off the coast of Mission Beach, with plans to revive it as a tourism hotspot.

Investment group to restore abandoned Queensland tropical island resort

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 02:47:00 +0200smh (en)

An abandoned far north Queensland island resort that was ravaged by Cyclone Yasi eight years ago has been sold to a company that plans to restore it to its formal glory. Australian-owned international investment group Mayfair 101 bought Dunk Island, four kilometres off the coast of Mission Beach, with plans to revive it as a tourism hotspot.

19 people injured, more than 300 flights cancelled in Japan due to Typhoon Tapah - TV

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 02:41:00 +0200itartass_en (en)

TOKYO, September 22. /TASS/. At least 19 residents of Japan’s southernmost prefecture of Okinawa have been injured in Typhoon Tapah passing in close proximity to the region, the Japanese NHK TV channel reported Sunday. Japanese airline companies were forced to cancel 302 flights scheduled for today between Okinawa and Japan’s main Island of Honshu.

Lorena weakens to a tropical storm as it nears mainland Mexico

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 00:57:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Hurricane Lorena weakened to a tropical storm as it approached northwestern Mexico on Saturday, bringing with it heavy wind and rain, U.S. forecasters said. On Saturday afternoon, Lorena had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles (80 km) per hour as it moved north, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center said in a report.

Full Article: Lorena weakens to a tropical storm as it nears mainland Mexico

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 00:15:00 +0200wsau (en)

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Hurricane Lorena weakened to a tropical storm as it approached northwestern Mexico on Saturday, bringing with it heavy wind and rain, U.S. forecasters said. On Saturday afternoon, Lorena had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles (80 km) per hour as it moved north, the Miami-based National Hurricane Center said in a report.

UPDATE 2-Lorena weakens to a tropical storm as it nears mainland Mexico

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 00:14:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

(Adds details from NHC report) MEXICO CITY, Sept 21 (Reuters) - Hurricane Lorena weakened to a tropical storm as it approached northwestern Mexico on Saturday, bringing with it heavy wind and rain, U.S. forecasters said. On Saturday afternoon, Lorena had maximum sustained winds of 50 miles (80 km)....

Lorena weakens to a tropical storm as it nears mainland Mexico

Sun, 22 Sep 2019 00:08:00 +0200oann (en)

A general view shows waves crashing on the shore of La Empacadora beach in Cabo San Lucas as Hurricane Lorena churns close to the southern tip of Mexico's Baja California peninsula on Friday afternoon, September 20, 2019. REUTERS/Fernando Castillo NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES. September 21, 2019.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:38:00 +0200oxfordtimes (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Wales sees 25C temperatures as UK enjoys late summer sunshine

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:28:00 +0200heart (en)

Valley, near Holyhead in Wale,s recorded temperatures of 25.7C (78F) on Saturday, according to The Met Office, making it the warmest place in the UK. Most of the country has enjoyed unseasonable sunshine and warm temperatures, ahead of the abrupt arrival of the tail end of Hurricane Humberto from Sunday.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:18:00 +0200yorkpress (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:16:00 +0200eveningtimes (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:11:00 +0200newsandstar (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:10:00 +0200wandsworthguardian (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Climat : des pluies extrêmes inondent le Texas

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 23:08:00 +0200francetvinfo (fr)

Depuis le 18 septembre, la dépression tropicale Imelda s'abat sur le sud du Texas, aux États-Unis. Trois jours de pluie diluvienne et l'état est submergé par les eaux. Sous un pont, une barge emportée a détruit en grande partie les pylônes en béton. Imelda a déversé des pluies historiques.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:59:00 +0200chesterfirst (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:49:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives. A top temperature of 27.4C was recorded in the village of Valley, in Anglesey, north Wales, the Met Office said. The highest recorded temperature last September was 26.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:45:00 +0200dailyecho (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Hurricane Lorena races north after skirting Mexico's Los Cabos resort

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:43:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The government of Mexico suspended hurricane warnings for parts of the Baja California peninsula as Hurricane Lorena headed north over the Gulf of California on Saturday, after skirting the resort area of Los Cabos. On Saturday morning, Lorena had maximum sustained winds of....

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:38:00 +0200southwalesargus (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Britain basks in last day of summer sunshine before heavy rain

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 22:34:00 +0200yourlocalguardian (en)

The UK has enjoyed some of the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive, bringing wet and windy weather. Much of the country enjoyed unusual levels of sunshine and warm temperatures on Saturday in what is likely to be the last day of summery weather for some before rain arrives.

Hurricane Dorian: Bahamian families hosted in Ocala

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 21:58:00 +0200ocala (en)

Two families say they are lucky to be alive and are thankful for the kindness they have found in Marion County. It was about noon on Sept. 1 when the wind began howling in Marsh Harbour, a town of about 18,000 on the Grand Abacos Island in the northeastern Bahamas.

Wales sees 25C temperatures as UK enjoys late summer sun

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 21:47:00 +0200newsnow-co-uk (en)

People in Wales enjoyed the best temperatures in the UK on Saturday, in what is likely to be the last dash of sunshine of the season. Valley, near Holyhead in Wale,s recorded temperatures of 25.7C (78F) on Saturday, according to The Met Office, making it the warmest place in the UK.

Wales sees 25C temperatures as UK enjoys late summer sun

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 21:10:00 +0200skynews (en)

People in Wales enjoyed the best temperatures in the UK on Saturday, in what is likely to be the last dash of sunshine of the season. Valley, near Holyhead in Wale,s recorded temperatures of 25.7C (78F) on Saturday, according to The Met Office, making it the warmest place in the UK.

Getty Images Crowdsourcing website helped rescue 370 43 Mins A crowdsourcing website developed during Hurricane Harvey has become an indelible resource for thousands of people in need of help during disasters.

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 21:07:00 +0200clickondetroit (en)

(CNN) - A crowdsourcing website developed during Hurricane Harvey has become an indelible resource for thousands of people in need of help during disasters. Of the more than 46,000 people helped to date through using CrowdSource Rescue , 370 were in southeastern Texas this past week after Imelda --....

Hurricane Lorena races north after skirting Mexico's Los Cabos resort

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 21:05:00 +0200reuters-in (en)

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The government of Mexico suspended hurricane warnings for parts of the Baja California peninsula as Hurricane Lorena headed north over the Gulf of California on Saturday, after skirting the resort area of Los Cabos. On Saturday morning, Lorena had maximum sustained winds of....

UK weather forecast: 27 hours of rain to hammer Britain before Humberto strikes

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 20:58:00 +0200themirror (en)

Britain is being battered by 27 hours of heavy rain and thunderstorms before the remains of former hurricane Humberto slam into the country and bring further misery. The Met Office has warned of 40mm downpours, flooding, strong winds and travel disruption in a series of 'danger to life' weather alerts that run from 6pm on Saturday to 9pm on Sunday.

Getty Images Crowdsourcing website helped rescue 370 12 Mins A crowdsourcing website developed during Hurricane Harvey has become an indelible resource for thousands of people in need of help during disasters.

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 20:36:00 +0200click2houston (en)

(CNN) - A crowdsourcing website developed during Hurricane Harvey has become an indelible resource for thousands of people in need of help during disasters. Of the more than 46,000 people helped to date through using CrowdSource Rescue , 370 were in southeastern Texas this past week after Imelda --....

Getty Images Crowdsourcing website helped rescue 370 6 Mins A crowdsourcing website developed during Hurricane Harvey has become an indelible resource for thousands of people in need of help during disasters.

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 20:31:00 +0200news4jax (en)

(CNN) - A crowdsourcing website developed during Hurricane Harvey has become an indelible resource for thousands of people in need of help during disasters. Of the more than 46,000 people helped to date through using CrowdSource Rescue , 370 were in southeastern Texas this past week after Imelda --....

Hurricane Lorena races north after skirting Mexico’s Los Cabos resort

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 19:23:00 +0200oann (en)

FILE PHOTO - A man looks on at the La Empacadora beach in Cabo San Lucas as Hurricane Lorena churns close to the southern tip of Mexico's Baja California peninsula on Friday afternoon, September 20, 2019. REUTERS/Fernando Castillo. September 21, 2019.

EOC Deactivated. Community should remain vigilant

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 19:19:00 +0200thedailyherald (en)

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) - Prime Minister Hon. Leona Romeo-Marlin has officially deactivated the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) as of 6:30AM Saturday morning. This decision was made in light of the lifting of the Tropical Storm Watch as of 2.00AM Saturday morning and further based on the final special weather bulletin issued at 11.

Hurricane Lorena races north after skirting Mexico's ritzy Los Cabos

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 19:11:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

MEXICO CITY, Sept 21 (Reuters) - The government of Mexico suspended hurricane warnings for parts of Baja California as Hurricane Lorena headed north over the Gulf of California on Saturday, after skirting the resort area of Los Cabos. On Saturday morning, Lorena had maximum sustained winds of 75....

UPDATE 1-Hurricane Lorena races north after skirting Mexico's Los Cabos resort

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 19:11:00 +0200news-yahoo (en)

(Adds details of storm) MEXICO CITY, Sept 21 (Reuters) - The government of Mexico suspended hurricane warnings for parts of the Baja California peninsula as Hurricane Lorena headed north over the Gulf of California on Saturday, after skirting the resort area of Los Cabos.

National Hurricane Center tracking Tropical Storm Jerry, three other systems this weekend

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 19:02:00 +0200tcpalm (en)

It's a busy weekend in the tropics as the National Hurricane Center continue to monitor Tropical Storm Jerry and three other areas of disturbed weather. Tropical Storm Jerry. Jerry is swirling over open water north-northeast of Puerto Rico and Hispaniola. Locally heavy rain is possible on the islands Saturday, the NHC said.

Full Article: Hurricane Lorena races north after skirting Mexico's Los Cabos resort

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 18:58:00 +0200wsau (en)

MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - The government of Mexico suspended hurricane warnings for parts of the Baja California peninsula as Hurricane Lorena headed north over the Gulf of California on Saturday, after skirting the resort area of Los Cabos. On Saturday morning, Lorena had maximum sustained winds of....

Hurricane Lorena races north after skirting Mexico’s ritzy Los Cabos

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 18:50:00 +0200oann (en)

FILE PHOTO - A man looks on at the La Empacadora beach in Cabo San Lucas as Hurricane Lorena churns close to the southern tip of Mexico's Baja California peninsula on Friday afternoon, September 20, 2019. REUTERS/Fernando Castillo. September 21, 2019.

'He's alive and well': Moncton woman hears from husband in Bahamas

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 18:34:00 +0200CBC (en)

It was the voice Bovena Tucker had been waiting to hear for three weeks after losing contact with her family in the Bahamas after Hurricane Dorian. Her husband, Arnold Cherie, made contact late Friday night, letting her know he and three adult children were safe in a shelter.

Flash floods threaten Central U.S. as tropical systems develop in Atlantic and Pacific

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 18:32:00 +0200mycentraloregon (en)

ABC News (KANSAS CITY) — Flash flooding and severe storms are possible across the Central United States today, as a strong cold front sweeps across much of the region. Moisture that was once associated with the remnants of Imelda will interact with a strong cold front developing across the Central U.

Wet and windy weather is on its way

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 18:14:00 +0200cambridge-news (en)

Brits are enjoying the last rays of summer sun before the remains of hurricane Humberto arrive on Monday bringing wet and windy weather. Tomorrow Cambridgeshire will start to feel the shift, with rain and thunderstorms set to hit Cambridge at 2pm (Sunday September 22) at around 2pm.

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