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Last month was world's third hottest July ever and the second hottest ever in Europe

2021-08-05T13:02+0200dailymail (en)

Last month was one of the world's hottest Julys on record, behind only 2019 and 2016, with unusually high temperatures seen in regions from Finland to the United States , EU scientists said on Thursday. It is the latest milestone in a long-term warming trend that saw the last seven years rank as the....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T23:18+0200dcourier (en)

In this Thursday, July 15, 2021, 2021 photo, a regional train in the flood waters at the local station in Kordel, Germany, after it was flooded by the high waters of the Kyll river. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather disasters are not used to getting extremes and many of them are....

Strengthening climate resilience through better flood management - Cambodia News Gazette

2021-08-04T20:14+0200thecambodianews (en)

Climate connection of July 2021 floods in Western Europe, China and India. Extreme flood events have recently hit several parts of Asia and Europe. Despite the varying contexts, the climate change connection is evident in China and India, as well as in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands.

New satellite data reveal increasing proportion of world’s population exposed to floods August 4, 2021

2021-08-04T17:08+0200umich (en)

“Without greater attention to land-use zoning and provisioning of affordable, safe housing alternatives for the poor who have little choice, it’s likely these trends will continue,” said Sullivan, an expert on satellite-imagery analysis who worked on the flooding project throughout his time at U-M....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T15:09+0200news-yahoo-in (en)

FILE - In this Thursday, July 15, 2021, 2021 file photo, a regional train in the flood waters at the local station in Kordel, Germany, after it was flooded by the high waters of the Kyll river. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather disasters are not used to getting extremes and many of them....

How extreme is this year's extreme weather? Here's a closer look

2021-08-04T14:37+0200CBC (en)

As the world staggers through another summer of extreme weather, experts are noticing something different: 2021's onslaught is hitting harder and in places that have been spared global warming's wrath in the past. Wealthy countries such as the United States , Canada, Germany and Belgium are joining....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T10:33+0200buffalonews (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T10:05+0200hjnews (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:45+0200missoulian (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:33+0200whig (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:33+0200beloitdailynews (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:31+0200muscatinejournal (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:19+0200gazette (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:18+0200wacotrib (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:14+0200wcfcourier (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:11+0200siouxcityjournal (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

This year’s summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T09:01+0200TorontoStar (en)

This copy is for your personal non-commercial use only. To order presentation-ready copies of Toronto Star content for distribution to colleagues, clients or customers, or inquire about permissions/licensing, please go to: www.TorontoStarReprints.com In this Thursday, July 15, 2021, 2021 file photo,....

This year's summer of climate extremes hits wealthier places

2021-08-04T08:51+0200timesdaily (en)

FILE - In this Wednesday, June 30, 2021 file photo, a man stands under a water feature trying to beat the heat at a splash park in Calgary, Alberta. Scientists say there’s something different this year from the recent drumbeat of climate weirdness. This summer a lot of the places hit by weather....

Top 10 Programs in Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act That You May Not Have Heard About

2021-08-04T01:50+0200miragenews (en)

Weatherization: Two-thirds of low-income U.S. households have high energy burdens, meaning they spend more than 6 percent of their income on utility bills. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal will invest a historic $3.5 billion in the Weatherization Assistance Program, reducing energy costs for more....

FACT SHEET: Top 10 Programs in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act That You May Not Have Heard About

2021-08-04T01:45+0200Whitehouse (en)

Weatherization: Two-thirds of low-income U.S. households have high energy burdens, meaning they spend more than 6 percent of their income on utility bills. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal will invest a historic $3.5 billion in the Weatherization Assistance Program, reducing energy costs for more....

FACT SHEET: Top 10 Programs in the Bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act That You May Not Have Heard About

2021-08-04T01:41+0200thepoliticianspost (en)

Weatherization: Two-thirds of low-income U.S. households have high energy burdens, meaning they spend more than 6 percent of their income on utility bills. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Deal will invest a historic $3.5 billion in the Weatherization Assistance Program, reducing energy costs for more....

After a scorching, parched summer across much of the US, what will August bring?

2021-08-03T07:39+0200straitstimesSG (en)

SAN FRANCISCO (NYTIMES) - Michael Hambrick has been putting out fires for more than 25 years. But last month, the Dixie Fire raged so quickly through Plumas County in California that Hambrick, a helicopter attack firefighter, couldn't save even his own house.

Nuotare o affogare nel mare del global warming

2021-08-03T06:28+0200vasroma (it)

I piccoli Stati insulari di tutto il mondo stanno sopportando il peso maggiore della crisi climatica e i loro problemi sono stati accentuati dalla pandemia di Covid-19, che ha gravemente colpito le loro economie e la loro capacità di proteggersi da una possibile scomparsa politica e territoriale.

Advierten de inundaciones en oeste de Estados Unidos

2021-08-03T06:15+0200elperiodicodemexico (es)

DENVER (AP) Deslaves provocados por fuertes lluvias causaron “daños extremos” en una importante carretera interestatal y la dejaron bloqueada con pilas de rocas y troncos, informaron el domingo funcionarios de transporte de Colorado, mientras meteorólogos alertan que habrá más inundaciones súbitas....

Infrastructure deal will spend billions targeting climate change

2021-08-02T20:58+0200news-yahoo (en)

With extreme weather disasters making headlines almost daily this summer, Congress appears ready to start spending billions of dollars to fight climate change. The bipartisan infrastructure deal currently making its way through the U.S. Senate includes notable first steps meant to address the....

What the Infrastructure Bill Does About Climate Change

2021-08-02T18:17+0200nytimes (en)

As the United States staggers through another year of devastating wildfires, drought, storms and other calamities, the infrastructure bill before Congress would pour major resources into a response. The measure agreed to over the weekend includes billions of dollars to better prepare the country for....

Local News Air Quality Alerts, Flash Flood Watches cover much of Colorado Monday Stephanie Butzer 8:08 AM, Aug 02, 2021

2021-08-02T16:24+0200thedenverchannel (en)

A Flash Flood Watch will go into effect for much of the western half of Colorado starting at noon Monday. The National Weather Service out of Boulder published the below map of the watch area on Monday morning. A Flash Flood Watch means that conditions will be favorable for flash flooding, but is not currently happening.

¿Cuándo es la próxima ola de calor? Previsión meteorológica del Reino Unido para esta semana ⋆ .

2021-08-02T12:41+0200ezanime (es)

Podría ser a mediados de agosto antes de que el Reino Unido vea más escenas como esta (Imagen: . / REX / PA) Los británicos pueden esperar un clima más veraniego a finales de este mes, aunque no antes de que las fuertes lluvias y el viento golpeen esta semana.

Nuotare o affogare nel mare del global warming

2021-08-02T08:24+0200greenreport (it)

sono prigionieri di un crudele paradosso: collettivamente sono responsabili di meno dell’uno per cento delle emissioni globali di carbonio, ma stanno soffrendo gravemente gli effetti del cambiamento climatico, tanto da poter diventare inabitabili. Un News ricorda che «Sebbene abbiano una piccola....

Cambio climático: razones de la frecuencia cada vez mayor de “inundaciones repentinas” y formas de proteger a los seres humanos-BBC News

2021-08-02T08:07+0200notiulti (es)

En julio, lluvias torrenciales e inundaciones repentinas se extendieron por muchos lugares del mundo: desde Alemania y Bélgica en Europa hasta Henan en China, desde Nueva York en la costa este de los Estados Unidos hasta Londres en el sureste del Reino Unido.

Advierten de inundaciones en el oeste de Estados Unidos

2021-08-02T02:48+0200elvocero (es)

DENVER— Deslaves provocados por fuertes lluvias causaron “daños extremos” en una importante carretera interestatal y la dejaron bloqueada con pilas de rocas y troncos, informaron el domingo funcionarios de transporte de Colorado, mientras meteorólogos alertan que habrá más inundaciones súbitas en....

Understanding Beijing’s Disaster Response to the Flooding in Central China

2021-08-01T16:16+0200theepochtimes (en)

Commentary. July 23 marked the third day of major flooding in the Chinese city of Zhengzhou in Henan Province. Based on my observations on how the Chinese regime handles natural disasters, authorities would use the first three days to gather data before releasing an official statement.

Kadir van Lohuizen: imágenes del cambio climático El fotógrafo neerlandés ha capturado con su cámara los efectos del aumento del nivel del mar en distintos puntos del planeta.

2021-08-01T15:11+0200deutschewelle-es (es)

Estados Unidos, Florida, King Tide (Miami Beach), 2014. En Miami existe el fenómeno de las "inundaciones en días soleados": cielo azul, sol y, sin embargo, calles llenas de agua. Esto ocurre porque el aumento del nivel del mar fluye hacia arriba a través del alcantarillado.

The oldest tree in eastern US survived millennia – but rising seas could kill it

2021-08-01T12:07+0200guardian (en)

A wizened eastern bald cypress dwells in an expanse of North Carolina’s wetlands. It lives among a cluster of eastern bald cypress trees in the state’s Black River, some with origins dating back a millennium. But this singular tree has witnessed more than its comrades; a 2019 study found it’s been alive since at least 605BCE.

World’s cold north burning from Siberia to Scotland

2021-08-01T07:36+0200heraldscotland (en)

The smoke descends on Yakutsk in waves. Another one is feared for this weekend. The city, bluntly, is facing a repeated public disaster. “There is nothing to breathe,” said a citizen cited by local news outlet SakhaDay said last month. “We used to wait out the long winter evenings for the warm, sunny, bright summers.

Cambiamento climatico e pandemie mettono il turbo al Green Deal

2021-07-31T10:11+0200startmag (it)

All’inizio del proprio mandato il Presidente Biden ha incaricato le 18 organizzazioni di intelligence degli Stati Uniti di redigere una stima dettagliata delle implicazioni del cambiamento climatico sulla sicurezza nazionale. In un successivo report, il Dipartimento della Difesa (DoD) Usa ha....

Killer flash floods, record snowfall, blistering heat dome-2021 major extreme weather events to date

2021-07-31T09:42+0200londonnewstime (en)

Extreme weather events have hit every corner of the globe this year, with devastating consequences for both life and the environment. In January 2021, Storm Christoph struck North Wales and North West England with record snowfall in Madrid, Spain. The Pacific Northwest was trapped in a killer heat....

Strengthening climate resilience through better flood management

2021-07-30T19:17+0200reliefWeb (en)

Climate connection of July 2021 floods in Western Europe, China and India. Extreme flood events have recently hit several parts of Asia and Europe. Despite the varying contexts, the climate change connection is evident in China and India, as well as in Germany, Belgium and the Netherlands.

How the summer of 2021 changed our understanding of extreme weather

2021-07-30T17:40+0200eminetra (en)

Inheritance of Record natural disaster It has swept the globe in the last few weeks. Serious floods have occurred in China and Western Europe, heat waves and droughts have occurred in North America, and wildfires have occurred in the subarctic. First grade report Britain’s weather shows that extreme....

Kentucky Flash Flooding Leads to Woman's Death

2021-07-30T17:39+0200nytimes (en)

A woman in Kentucky was killed in flash flooding during heavy rain overnight that left about 10 people trapped in their homes and sent cars floating down streets, an official said. The woman, who was not identified, had lived in a trailer near a creek that overflowed, said Calvin Denton, the emergency management director for Carlisle, Ky.

KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 -- Although the recent severe rainfall that hit the province of Henan, China, could become the country’s largest insured loss event ever, AM Best is of the view China’s non-life insurers could manage and absorb the losses, according to a new AM Best commentary. [ read more ]

2021-07-30T10:28+0200bernama (en)

KUALA LUMPUR, July 30 -- Although the recent severe rainfall that hit the province of Henan, China, could become the country’s largest insured loss event ever, AM Best is of the view China’s non-life insurers could manage and absorb the losses, according to a new AM Best commentary.

Afghanistan Flood Kills 80

2021-07-29T19:27+0200nytimes (en)

KABUL, Afghanistan — At least 80 people were killed with a hundred more missing after a flash flood tore through a village in a Taliban-controlled area of eastern Afghanistan late Wednesday night, Afghan officials said. The deluge swept away most of the village in the Nuristan Province, destroying....

Calificando el desastre de las inundaciones de Zhengzhou como un “ataque con armas climáticas de un país enemigo” La “División Nacional” del PCCh fue brutalmente lavada por Little Pink | China |新 头壳 Newtalk

2021-07-29T15:39+0200notiulti (es)

Fuertes lluvias en Zhengzhou, China, pero Jin Canrong, profesor de la Universidad Renmin de China, publicó recientemente en Weibo, aludiendo al uso de armas meteorológicas por parte de Estados Unidos para provocar las inundaciones de Zhengzhou. Inesperadamente, los internautas de casa fueron....

Londres: lluvias torrenciales provocaron inundación de un ómnibus en plena ruta

2021-07-29T15:10+0200montevideo (es)

Las recientes lluvias torrenciales caídas en el Reino Unido provocaron la inundación de un autobús londinense durante su trayecto. Zayna Hussein, de 22 años, acababa de subir con su mejor amiga un autobús, ya que la lluvia caía con fuerza y no tenían paraguas.

[News everyone talks]Las inundaciones del PCCh, un divorcio y un lobo de guerra van a Estados Unidos como embajador | Inundaciones en Henan | Zhengzhou | Reporteros extranjeros

2021-07-29T14:45+0200notiulti (es)

[Epoch Times July 28, 2021]Hola a todos y bienvenidos al “miércoles (28 de julio)” Noticias que todos hablan “. Soy Lin Lan (anfitrión). Los invitados de hoy son los comentaristas de actualidad Qin Peng y Lin Xiaoxu, y el abogado de derechos humanos Chen Guangcheng.

[Current affairs]The Chinese Communist Party’s national division was embarrassed by the screen, and Wang Yi’s move was suspicious | Henan Heavy Rain | Zhengzhou Metro | Sino-US Diplomacy

2021-07-29T07:55+0200archyde (en)

Anxious to clean up the CCP’s national teacher exposes patriotic industry. Recently, Henan rainstorm And man-made disasters have always been the focus of attention from the outside world. During the period, a person released relevant news, but it attracted public opinion. This person is Jin Canrong, a professor at Renmin University of China.

Eastwick Lower Darby Creek Area Community Advisory Group Wins Superfund Community Excellence Award

2021-07-29T01:45+0200agenparl (en)

(AGENPARL) – mer 28 luglio 2021 [Image] FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Eastwick Lower Darby Creek Area Community Advisory Group Wins Superfund Community Excellence Award PHILADELPHIA (July 28, 2021) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced the selection today of the Eastwick Lower Darby Creek....

First Street Foundation and Arup announce strategic partnership to help organizations tackle climate risk across the US

2021-07-28T17:06+0200markets-businessinsider (en)

BROOKLYN, N.Y. July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading climate science and flood modeling nonprofit and global engineering and consulting firm have announced that they are cocreating products that will provide climate risk data for diverse property types across the United States .

First Street Foundation and Arup announce strategic partnership to help organizations tackle climate risk across the US

2021-07-28T16:59+0200prnewswire (en)

BROOKLYN, N.Y. July 28, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Leading climate science and flood modeling nonprofit and global engineering and consulting firm have announced that they are cocreating products that will provide climate risk data for diverse property types across the United States .

Eligen las 7 nuevas maravillas del mundo: cuáles son las candidatas y qué pasa con Argentina

2021-07-27T17:27+0200cronista (es)

Hoy en día, son 193 los países que ratificaron la Convención del Patrimonio Mundial y forman parte de una comunidad internacional "unida en la misión conjunta de identificar y proteger el patrimonio natural y cultural más importante de nuestro planeta", según la UNESCO . La Lista del Patrimonio Mundial incluye en la actualidad un total de 1.

NOAA: Rising seas make “sunny day” flooding more common

2021-07-26T18:34+0200wwlp (en)

As high tide laps against the sea wall tourist walk down the Battery in Charleston, S.C. Friday, Nov. 13, 2020. Charleston has remained relatively unscathed this hurricane season. That means more time to mull a $1.75 billion proposal by the Army Corps of Engineers that features a sea wall along the....

REGNO UNITO 33 min Londra sott'acqua: «Non venite in ospedale» Un acquazzone ha portato ad inondazioni e chiusure, colpite la metropolitana e anche due ospedali

2021-07-26T15:50+0200tio (it)

LONDRA - Due ospedali di Londra, il Whipps Cross e il Newham di East London, hanno chiesto ai pazienti di dirigersi verso altre strutture dopo che i loro dipartimenti d'emergenza sono stati colpiti da un'inondazione causata dalle forti piogge, una situazione che ha provocato «problemi operativi».

Más tormentas en camino después de casi un mes de lluvia en un día

2021-07-26T15:20+0200ezanime (es)

T. aquí hay más tormentas eléctricas en camino después de que el Reino Unido fue golpeado con casi un mes de lluvia en un día. La Met Office ha emitido advertencias amarillas de tormentas eléctricas y lluvia en Inglaterra y Escocia durante los próximos cuatro días, lo que posiblemente causará más inundaciones e interrupciones en el transporte.

REGNO UNITO 2 min Londra sott'acqua: «Non venite in ospedale» Un acquazzone ha portato ad inondazioni e chiusure, colpite la metropolitana e anche due ospedali

2021-07-26T15:18+0200tio (it)

LONDRA - Due ospedali di Londra, il Whipps Cross e il Newham di East London, hanno chiesto ai pazienti di dirigersi verso altre strutture dopo che i loro dipartimenti d'emergenza sono stati colpiti da un'inondazione causata dalle forti piogge, una situazione che ha provocato «problemi operativi».

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2021-07-26T10:12+0200openpr (en)

Get Sample Copy of the Report @ https://www.tmrresearch.com/sample/sample?flag=B&rep_id=84 Provision of reliable, cost-effective, reliable, consistent, and synoptic information regarding natural and anthropogenic incidents, remote sensing devices could improve the way important emergency and incident management issues are analyzed and acted upon.

Los huracanes pueden estar remodelando grandes partes del océano

2021-07-25T14:45+0200vistaalmar (es)

Se están empezando a descubrir los cambios a larga distancia que los huracanes infligen en las costas y en las profundidades del océano. La tormenta anteriormente conocida como huracán Lorenzo azotó Irlanda y el Reino Unido con vientos de hasta 130 Km/h, fuertes lluvias e inundaciones.

Water, the Biggest Villain in Hazards

2021-07-25T11:57+0200indianf (en)

The world is going through the threats of climate change and in the midst of such threats, water related hazards top the list of natural disasters and for the highest loss of lives in the last 50 years, said a report by the World Meteorological Organization (WMO). The WMO report said that droughts led to the highest number of 650 000 deaths.

At the forefront of climate change

2021-07-25T11:12+0200floridanewstimes (en)

India’s Swath is fighting deadly floods and landslides after heavy monsoon rains. This is the latest example of how vast countries are at the forefront of climate change. In the first seven months of this year alone, 1.3 billion poor countries have experienced two cyclones, deadly glacial collapses in the Himalayas, a heat wave, and a deluge.

River levels fall as drought worsens throughout Minnesota

2021-07-25T00:22+0200startribune (en)

"We don't know of anything that has been found yet," said Julie Galonska, superintendent of the St. Croix National Scenic Riverway. "But we know from past years that there are many different things found in a river, some from 100 years ago, and we have to leave them in place.

US Geological Survey

2021-07-25T00:15+0200wn (en)

). 'Based on current trends and historical data, the USGS anticipates water levels may decline an additional foot over the next several months,' said USGS data chief Rowland . Geological Survey published this content on 24 July 2021 and is solely responsible for the information contained therein.

'Irish temperature records will be broken in the coming years because we're in a climate crisis'

2021-07-24T22:13+0200thejournal (en)

Dr Darren Clarke, Environmental Geographer at DCU, expects these trends to continue in the years ahead. “The record temperatures that we are seeing in many parts of Ireland are likely to be broken again over the next couple of decades because we’re in the midst of a climate crisis,” he explains.

Sentinel Editorial: After the flood; It's time to reassess how well we're planning for the next natural disaster

2021-07-24T12:37+0200sentinelsource (en)

This month’s stretch of heavy rains that culminated with severe thunderstorms last weekend to cause flooding and damage may not necessarily mean the region ran afoul of the old TV commercial’s admonition that “it’s not nice to fool Mother Nature.” But, when considered in context, they certainly are....

UK Weather-Thunderstorms destroy homes as thunderstorms and floods hit Britain in the turmoil of weekend vacations

2021-07-24T12:28+0200eminetra (en)

An estimated 11.5 million trips are expected to take place this weekend Credit: SWNS. A lightning struck a semi-detached house and caused a fire, engulfing two houses in flames. This morning, a fire brigade was called to the address on Mercia Avenue in Andover.

Flooding in Arizona as Monsoon Brings Heavy Rainfall

2021-07-23T17:33+0200nytimes (en)

Monsoon season in the Southwestern United States is providing relief to parts of the region that are desperate for any kind of precipitation, but life-threatening flash floods and lightning are also part of the deal. On Thursday night, a downpour in Phoenix and Scottsdale, Ariz.

China faces charges of unpreparedness, rain death toll stands at 33 – 07/22/2021 – World

2021-07-22T16:36+0200ksusentinel (en)

Nearly 400,000 people in China were driven from their homes in flood-affected areas on Thursday (22), and the death toll rose to 33 as a result of heavy rains that lasted nearly a week. Among the confirmed deaths, 12 people died when the subway in the capital of Henan Province, Zhengzhou, was flooded.

"Por favor, sálvennos". Escenas de horror en el subte inundado en China

2021-07-22T15:12+0200clarin (es)

El tren del metro de Zhengzhou, una ciudad de 5 millones de habitantes en el centro de China, se acercaba a su siguiente estación cuando las aguas de la inundación empezaron a subir ominosamente por las vías. Los pasajeros se agolparon a medida que el agua subía, sumergiendo primero los vagones de....

‘Fabian’ dumps rain; flood, traffic in MM

2021-07-21T20:14+0200manilastandard-ph (en)

FLOODED VAX LINE. Residents carrying umbrellas stand in floodwaters as they wait in line outside a government vaccination site at the San Andres Sports Complex in Malate, Manila, on Wednesday. Manila Mayor Francisco “Isko Moreno” Domagoso said the city government will not stop vaccinations despite the rainy weather.

BEST'S COMMENTARY : German Insurers Well-Positioned to Respond to Flooding Claims

2021-07-21T18:31+02004-traders (en)

Best's Commentary: German Insurers Well-Positioned to Respond to Flooding Claims. German insurers' disciplined pricing means carriers should be well-positioned to absorb heightened weather-related losses, despite potential record natural catastrophe claims in 2021, according to a new AM Best commentary.

Best’s Commentary: German Insurers Well-Positioned to Respond to Flooding Claims

2021-07-21T18:06+0200publicnow (en)

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE. AMSTERDAM - JULY 21, 2021 11:28 AM (EDT) German insurers' disciplined pricing means carriers should be well-positioned to absorb heightened weather-related losses, despite potential record natural catastrophe claims in 2021, according to a new AM Best commentary.

Poudre Canyon flash flood: ‘One dead and others missing’ as dangerous Colorado mudslides sweep homes away

2021-07-21T13:42+0200thesun (en)

AT least one person is dead and two others are reported to be missing after “dangerous” flooding hit northern Colorado. Search and rescue crews pulled a body from the Poudre River on Tuesday while homes were swept away in mudslides. At least one person is dead after flooding hit northern Colorado on Tuesday night Credit: Twitter.

Xiaomi donates 1 million euros for flood victims in Europe

2021-07-21T10:52+0200bullfrag (en)

The German Red Cross, the Dutch National Fund for Disasters Giro 777 and the Belgian Red Cross will receive a donation of one million euros from the Foundation to support those affected by the floods in Germany, the Netherlands and Belgium. According to the German Red Cross, only in Germany, more....

German Flood Deaths Highlight Climate Change Risks for People with Disabilities

2021-07-21T07:05+0200hrw-malays (en)

The “Lebenshilfe-Haus” or ‘assisted-living facility”, where twelve people with disabilities drowned in floods on July 15, 2021. © 2021 Thomas Frey/dpa via AP. On July 15, twelve people with disabilities living in a group home drowned in floods in Sinzig, Germany, because they did not manage to evacuate in time.

German Flood Deaths Highlight Climate Change Risks for People with Disabilities

2021-07-21T06:28+0200HumanRightsWatch (en)

The “Lebenshilfe-Haus” or ‘assisted-living facility”, where twelve people with disabilities drowned in floods on July 15, 2021. © 2021 Thomas Frey/dpa via AP. On July 15, twelve people with disabilities living in a group home drowned in floods in Sinzig, Germany, because they did not manage to evacuate in time.

There's a Wobble in the Moon's Orbit

2021-07-20T23:46+0200popularmechanics (en)

Thanks to rising sea levels and a wobble in the moon's orbit, the 2030s will be marked by a record number of high-tide floods around the coastal United States , scientists warn in a new paper. You're obsessed with science. So are we. Let’s nerd out over it together. So-called "nuisance floods" occur when tides rise between 1.

Flood warning in southern London prior to a thunderstorm

2021-07-20T22:10+0200londonnewstime (en)

More flood warnings were issued throughout southern London in a thunderstorm expected just eight days later. Attacked the capital. On Tuesday (July 20th), the government’s Flood Information Service issued several amber “alerts” to the southern part of London. Bexley In Kingston prior to the heavy rain that arrived on Tuesday evening.

‘Moon Wobble’: Climate Change to Flood U.S. Coasts

2021-07-20T22:01+0200nationalinterest (en)

The moon and climate change will team up to produce dangerous high tide flooding on every coastline of the United States by the mid-2030s, according to a new NASA study that was published in the journal Nature Climate Change. The surge in flooding is expected to be driven in part by the moon’s natural “wobbling” as it orbits the Earth.

The devastating floods in Europe show the urgency to act against climate change

2021-07-20T09:49+0200explica (en)

Recently, Belgium, Germany, Luxembourg and the Netherlands received the equivalent of two months of rain in two days. More than a hundred people died and dozens are missing. “We need to intensify climate action,” says the World Meteorological Organization, which attributes these extreme events to....

What Are Flash Floods? Here Are Some Safety and Preparation Tips

2021-07-18T23:39+0200nytimes (en)

After hours of sweltering heat, the sky darkens to a charcoal gray. Suddenly it feels as if thunderstorms and heavy rain are imminent. An alert appears on your phone or in the news ticker at the bottom of your television screen: A flash flood watch or warning has been posted for your area.

the alert system in question in Germany

2021-07-18T18:34+0200archyde (en)

© Provided by AFP German Chancellor Angela Merkel discovers the “surreal” devastation left by the floods in Western Europe, which killed at least 184 people in Germany and Belgium, and pledges the state’s commitment to help reconstruction. Have the weather warning and civil protection services....

Bailing out the National Flood Insurance Program opinion

2021-07-18T12:26+0200lcsun-news (en)

“If it can rain where you live, it can flood where you live,” is an expression well-known to meteorologists and the insurance industry, among others. A recent study by the Insurance Information Institute found that about 90 percent of all natural disasters in the United States involve flooding.

Inondazioni storiche

2021-07-18T08:51+0200247libero (it)

La seconda inondazione di San Marcello, anche chiamata in basso sassone prima “Grote Mandrenke” (in italiano, la “grande affogatrice di uomini”) tra il 15 e il 16 gennaio 1362 interessò le zone costiere del Mare del Nord con una mareggiata che colpì le coste degli attuali Paesi Bassi, Germania, Danimarca, Regno Unito e Irlanda.

Inondazioni storiche

2021-07-18T08:50+0200cronacaqui (it)

La seconda inondazione di San Marcello, anche chiamata in basso sassone prima “Grote Mandrenke” (in italiano, la “grande affogatrice di uomini”) tra il 15 e il 16 gennaio 1362 interessò le zone costiere del Mare del Nord con una mareggiata che colpì le coste degli attuali Paesi Bassi, Germania, Danimarca, Regno Unito e Irlanda.

“Floods of death” sweep Germany, Western Europe and the infrastructure

2021-07-18T03:07+0200archyde (en)

Collapsed bridges, streets and squares submerged in water as if they were a river, damaged houses and homes with water flowing in and out, smashed cars, uprooted trees, thousands of people without electricity and clean water.. That is the summary of the current scene in Germany and Western Europe, where the region fell prey.

‘We Are in Deep, Deep Sh*t’: Climate Experts Shocked at Severity of Floods in Germany and Belgium

2021-07-17T22:43+0200defenddemocracy-press (en)

Climate scientists on Friday were stunned by the intensity of flooding in Germany and Belgium that killed at least 120 people and damaged tens of thousands of homes, with experts saying they did not expect such extreme weather to result from the human-caused climate crisis as rapidly as it has.

Las tormentas azotan Estados Unidos, causando deslizamientos de tierra y cortes de energía

2021-07-17T21:01+0200ezanime (es)

Mientras los incendios forestales arrasan el oeste asolado por la sequía, las tormentas severas continúan amenazando a otras regiones. En Arizona, las fuertes lluvias provocaron inundaciones que paralizaron la infraestructura, cerraron carreteras y provocaron la muerte de una mujer en el Parque Nacional del Gran Cañón, dijeron las autoridades.

La Luna ayudará a producir inundaciones récord en la década de 2030

2021-07-17T08:12+0200tiempo-es (es)

Hace 5 minutos 7 min La suma del efecto del aumento del nivel del mar, y mareas más altas generadas por el comportamiento de la Luna podrían producir muchas inundaciones recurrentes en costas como la de Estados Unidos. El cambio climático ya ha generado un aumento en la frecuencia y gravedad de los....

Wildfires in Oregon form a dangerous “cloud of fire” below

2021-07-16T23:55+0200floridanewstimes (en)

The fire was so dangerous from late Thursday to Friday that authorities pulled out the crew. This week’s meteorologists have also discovered something that can create larger, more extreme forms of fire clouds, or unique weather, including a “tornado of fire.

Summer of extremes: floods, heat and fire

2021-07-16T14:57+0200miragenews (en)

Heavy rainfall has triggered devastating flooding causing dozens of casualties in Western Europe. Parts of Scandinavia are enduring a lasting heatwave, and smoke plumes from Siberia have affected air quality across the international dateline in Alaska. The unprecedented heat in Western North America has also triggered devastating wildfires.

MIL-OSI United Nations: Summer of extremes: floods, heat and fire

2021-07-16T14:51+0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: World Meteorological Organization. Heavy rainfall has triggered devastating flooding causing dozens of casualties in Western Europe. Parts of Scandinavia are enduring a lasting heatwave, and smoke plumes from Siberia have affected air quality across the international dateline in Alaska.

Chicago, la capitale delle acque messa a rischio dal climate change

2021-07-16T07:43+0200247libero (it)

A prima vista la città di Chicago, la terza più grande degli Stati Uniti per popolazione, sembra al riparo dai disastri del cambiamento climatico. Si trova all’interno del Paese, lontano cioè dagli oceani che si alzano in maniera preoccupante, a una latitudine abbastanza settentrionale e soprattutto....

Chicago, la capitale delle acque messa a rischio dal climate change

2021-07-16T06:37+0200linkiesta (it)

A prima vista la città di Chicago, la terza più grande degli Stati Uniti per popolazione, sembra al riparo dai disastri del cambiamento climatico. Si trova all’interno del Paese, lontano cioè dagli oceani che si alzano in maniera preoccupante, a una latitudine abbastanza settentrionale e soprattutto....

Danger for Earth as Moon ‘wobbles’

2021-07-16T06:18+0200news_com_au (en)

It says that every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that’ll see a tsunami of problems for the globe. RELATED: At least 67 dead as western Europe floods The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA Sea Level Change Science Team....

Danger for Earth as Moon ‘wobbles’

2021-07-16T06:10+0200heraldsun (en)

It says that every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that’ll see a tsunami of problems for the globe. RELATED: At least 67 dead as western Europe floods The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA Sea Level Change Science Team....

Disaster on Earth as Moon ‘wobbles’

2021-07-16T05:33+0200news_com_au (en)

It says that every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that’ll see a tsunami of problems for the globe. RELATED: At least 67 dead as western Europe floods The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA Sea Level Change Science Team....

El momento en que una inundación arrastra un auto

2021-07-16T02:37+0200cnnMexico (es)

Mira cómo una fuerte inundación arrastra este auto en Arizona. Las intensas lluvias han provocado inundaciones en el suroeste de Estados Unidos . Los incendios forestales extendidos en la región aumentaron el riesgo de estos fenómenos.

Moon wobble to bring surge in coastal flooding in 2030s, NASA study predicts

2021-07-15T22:19+0200eastidahonews (en)

(CNN) — Coastal communities in the United States , be forewarned. A “dramatic” surge in high-tide floods is just over a decade away in the US, The rapid increase will start in the mid-2030s, when a lunar cycle will amplify rising sea levels caused by the climate crisis , found a new study led by the....

Moon Wobble: Moon Cycle to Full Coastal Floods in the 2030s, NASA Research Predicts

2021-07-15T21:20+0200floridanewstimes (en)

New York-US coastal communities have been warned in advance. According to NASA, the “dramatic” surge of floods at high tide is more than a decade away in the United States . The exponential growth began in the mid-2030s, and new studies were found led by members of the NASA Sea Level Change Science....

Wobble in moon's orbit to bring surge in flooding to most US coastlines in 2030s: NASA study

2021-07-15T21:07+0200abc7ny (en)

NEW YORK -- Coastal communities in the United States , be forewarned. A "dramatic" surge in high-tide floods is just over a decade away in the US, according to NASA. The rapid increase will start in the mid-2030s, when a lunar cycle will amplify rising sea levels caused by the climate crisis, found a....

NASA warns that the moon will “wobble” to bring about a serious flood surge in the 2030s | US News

2021-07-15T15:48+0200eminetra (en)

Almost all coastlines in the mainland United States , as well as Hawaii and Guam, can experience spikes in high-tide floods when exposed to pressure from the high seas. However, researchers have found that the northern coastline, including Alaska, will be spared for another decade or more due to the....

Moon wobble to bring surge in coastal flooding in 2030s, NASA study predicts

2021-07-15T02:03+0200wsvn (en)

(CNN) — Coastal communities in the United States , be forewarned. A “dramatic” surge in high-tide floods is just over a decade away in the US, The rapid increase will start in the mid-2030s, when a lunar cycle will amplify rising sea levels caused by the climate crisis , found a new study led by the....

La oscilación de la Luna provocará más inundaciones en 2030 en las costas de Estados Unidos, según un estudio de la NASA

2021-07-15T01:14+0200cnnespanol (es)

(CNN) -- Las comunidades costeras de Estados Unidos están advertidas. Según la NASA , en poco más de una década se producirá un "dramático" aumento de las en Estados Unidos. El rápido aumento comenzará a mediados de la década de 2030, cuando un ciclo lunar amplifique la subida del nivel del mar....

NASA warns of a 'moon wobble' coming soon. Dramatic flooding could follow.

2021-07-14T23:26+0200chron (en)

1 of 3 In this Aug. 29, 2017, photo, water from Addicks Reservoir flows into neighborhoods from floodwaters brought on by Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston. The estimated $125 billion in losses made Harvey the second-costliest natural disaster in U.S. history, according to Gov. Greg Abbott’s report on the storm’s impact.

Brace for flooding. A moon 'wobble' is coming, NASA warns - USA TODAY

2021-07-14T19:05+0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

Thanks to a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels, every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s. The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA....

Brace for flooding. A moon 'wobble' is coming, NASA warns

2021-07-14T18:58+0200news-yahoo (en)

Thanks to a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels, every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s. The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA....

Brace for flooding. A moon 'wobble' is coming, NASA warns - USA TODAY

2021-07-14T18:58+0200google-top-stories (en)

Thanks to a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels, every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s. The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA....

Brace for flooding. A moon 'wobble' is coming, NASA warns

2021-07-14T18:02+0200delawareonline (en)

Thanks to a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels, every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s. The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA....

Future “moon wobble” will cause catastrophic floods, NASA says

2021-07-14T17:06+0200londonnewstime (en)

Hurricane Irma has seen winds over 100 mph and devastating storm surges hit Miami, Florida. (Credit: Getty Images) Coastal cities in the United States will be hit by a surge in tide floods in 10 years due to increased lunar movements. The moon controls the height of the earth’s tides by gravity on a monthly basis.

Brace for flooding. A moon 'wobble' is coming, NASA warns Weather

2021-07-14T15:16+0200cincinnati (en)

Thanks to a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels, every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s. The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA....

Emily Anthes

2021-07-14T14:37+0200anthropocenemagazine (en)

Last June, not long after a catastrophic thunderstorm swept through southern Ontario, bringing a month’s worth of rain in just a few hours, a group of 75 architects, engineers, and policymakers from 16 countries gathered in the city of Waterloo to discuss how humanity will cope with its waterlogged future.

Brace for flooding. A moon 'wobble' is coming, NASA warns

2021-07-14T13:17+0200azcentral (en)

Thanks to a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels, every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s. The conclusion, which was published in the Nature Climate Change journal by NASA....

Moon's 'wobble' in the 2030s will cause 'decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers,' NASA says

2021-07-14T10:42+0200nzherald (en)

Nasa has warned that a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s. It says that every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that'll see a tsunami of problems for the globe.

Un 'bamboleo' en la órbita de la Luna podría provocar inundaciones récord en la década de 2030

2021-07-14T08:32+0200telecinco (es)

Un estudio dirigido por la NASA y la Universidad de Hawái, que toma como ejemplo las áreas costeras de Estados Unidos, estima que las inundaciones por marea alta serán entre tres y cuatro veces más frecuentes para 2030, cuando un ciclo lunar amplificará el aumento del nivel del mar causado por el cambio climático.

Moon's 'wobble' in the 2030s will cause 'decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers,' NASA says

2021-07-14T02:13+0200azcentral (en)

. Watch Video: The 'super flower blood moon' takes over the sky above Sydney. Thanks to a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels, every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s.

Moon's 'wobble' expected to cause record floods, NASA says

2021-07-14T01:58+0200usaToday (en)

Moon's 'wobble' in the 2030s will cause 'decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers', NASA says. Thanks to a "wobble" in the moon's orbit and rising sea levels, every coast in the United States will face rapidly increasing high tides that will start "a decade of dramatic increases in flood numbers" in the 2030s.

Moon wobble to bring surge in coastal flooding in 2030s, NASA study predicts

2021-07-14T01:55+0200cbs46 (en)

(CNN) -- Coastal communities in the United States , be forewarned. A "dramatic" surge in high-tide floods is just over a decade away in the US, The rapid increase will start in the mid-2030s, when a lunar cycle will amplify rising sea levels caused by the climate crisis , found a new study led by....

Moon wobble to bring surge in coastal flooding in 2030s, NASA study predicts

2021-07-14T01:39+0200fox10tv (en)

(CNN) -- Coastal communities in the United States , be forewarned. A "dramatic" surge in high-tide floods is just over a decade away in the US, The rapid increase will start in the mid-2030s, when a lunar cycle will amplify rising sea levels caused by the climate crisis , found a new study led by....

Moon wobble to bring surge in coastal flooding in 2030s, NASA study predicts

2021-07-14T00:43+0200wrcbtv (en)

Coastal communities in the United States , be forewarned. A "dramatic" surge in high-tide floods is just over a decade away in the US, The rapid increase will start in the mid-2030s, when a lunar cycle will amplify rising sea levels caused by the climate crisis , found a new study led by the members....

Improving flood response in Somalia through remote sensing

2021-07-14T00:01+0200reliefWeb (en)

Satellite imagery reports riverbank breakages in real time. Somalia , like many countries, is affected by frequent climate-related hazards such as floods, droughts and tropical storms. Flood frequency has increased in Somalia over the past 20 years, resulting in the disruption of people’s livelihoods and the economy at large.

Devastating Floods Will Dominate the 2030s Thanks to the Moon's Orbit and Climate Change

2021-07-13T21:15+0200vice-com-uk (en)

The wobbly orbit of the Moon, combined with the effects of human-driven climate change, will substantially increase coastal flooding across the United States starting in the 2030s, according to a new study co-authored by NASA scientists that raises the alarm about this impending deluge.

Moon's 'wobble' may cause 'devastating' floods in 2030, predicts NASA; here's what it means - The Tribune

2021-07-13T20:05+0200google-top-stories (en)

Tribune Web Desk Chandigarh, July 13. High tide floods would increase rapidly across the worldespecially in the United States in the mid-2030s, and it's linked with Earth's neighbour, the Moon, reported the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA).

MIL-OSI Video: PSA: Protect the life you’ve built in Texas

2021-07-13T19:30+0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: United States of America – Federal Government Departments (video statements) Texas sees damaging winds and heavy rains every hurricane season. And if you’re not protected, you could be stuck with paying for costly damage all on your own. NFIP flood insurance can help you rebuild your home faster and stronger.

El ‘bamboleo’ de la Luna puede causar inundaciones ‘devastadoras’ en 2030, predice la NASA; esto es lo que significa: The Tribune India

2021-07-13T16:06+0200notiulti (es)

Escritorio Web Tribune Chandigarh, 13 de julio. Las inundaciones de marea alta aumentarían rápidamente en todo el mundo, especialmente en los Estados Unidos, a mediados de la década de 2030, y está relacionado con el vecino de la Tierra, la Luna, informó la Administración Nacional de Aeronáutica y del Espacio (NASA).

Hydrology, Vol. 8, Pages 104: Flood Impacts on Critical Infrastructure in a Coastal Floodplain in Western Puerto Rico during Hurricane María

2021-07-13T14:20+0200mdpi (en)

Flooding during extreme weather events damages critical infrastructure, property, and threatens lives. Hurricane María devastated Puerto Rico (PR) on 20 September 2017. Sixty-four deaths were directly attributable to the flooding. This paper describes the development of a hydrologic model using the....

PSOE y UxS reclaman al PP cooperación institucional para resolver los problemas de inundación de Santiago el Mayor

2021-07-13T13:10+0200elfaradio (es)

El Grupo Municipal Socialista y Unidas por Santander reclaman al PP cooperación con el resto de instituciones «si de verdad se quieren resolver los problemas de inundación en el Barrio de Santiago el Mayor». Asimismo, han solicitado la convocatoria extraordinaria y urgente de la Comisión de....

NASA predicts rapid flooding in 2030s due to Moon's 'wobble'

2021-07-13T09:42+0200moneycontrol (en)

High-tide floods will increase rapidly across the world, especially the United States , in the mid-2030s and it is linked with Earth's neighbour, the Moon, said National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA). According to a study by the American space agency, a 'wobble' in the Moon's orbit....

Londres y el sur de Inglaterra azotados por lluvias torrenciales e inundaciones | Clima del Reino Unido

2021-07-13T02:42+0200notiulti (es)

El sur de Inglaterra se vio afectado por lluvias torrenciales que provocaron importantes inundaciones el lunes por la noche. La Oficina Meteorológica dijo que las fuertes y lentas lluvias tormentosas causaron inundaciones en partes de . La Londres El cuerpo de bomberos dijo que sus 999 oficiales de....

June Brought Record Weather Catastrophes Around the Globe: Aon

2021-07-12T19:26+0200claimsjournal (en)

Aon said Europe will face insured losses of more than $3.4 billion, and overall losses far higher, thanks to “a significant and prolonged” patch of severe weather from June 17-25. The Czech Republic, Germany, France, Switzerland and Austria were particularly affected.

Safety tips: how to prepare, what to do in the event of a heavy thunderstorm

2021-07-12T18:35+0200floridanewstimes (en)

With a seemingly infinite number of intense summer storms hitting the tri-state area, causing flash floods and knocking down trees and power lines, there are steps to keep you safe before, during, and after the storm. For strong winds and rapidly accumulating rainfall, you can save your life by....

Safety tips: How to prepare, what to do during severe weather

2021-07-12T18:10+0200abc7ny (en)

With a seemingly endless number of severe summer storms pounding the Tri-State Area, causing flash flooding and downing trees and power lines, there are steps you can take to stay safe before, during and after the storm. When it comes to strong wind gusts and fast accumulating rainfall, proper....

How to keep disaster at bay

2021-07-12T17:59+0200unocha (en)

What is a disaster? As a record heatwave grips Western Canada and the West coast of the United States , local authorities are providing cooling centres and free cold drinks to senior citizens and people vulnerable to excessive heat. These are ways to help avert or reduce the chances of a disaster. But this heatwave is not a disaster.

Risk Managed? New Report Finds Chemical Disaster Risks from Climate Change

2021-07-11T03:11+0200cleantechnica (en)

, Policy Director. This week, the Union of Concerned Scientists, Earthjustice, and the Center for Progressive Reform released a policy brief estimating the risks posed by natural disasters to Risk Management Program (RMP) facilities and the surrounding communities.

Centrale idroelettrica del 1897 guadagna 3 volte di più con il mining di BTC rispetto alla normale vendita di energia

2021-07-10T10:38+0200247libero (it)

Il Mechanicville Hydroelectric Plant di New York, uno dei più vecchi impianti di energia idroelettrica negli Stati Uniti, si è dato al mining di Bitcoin ( La centrale appartiene a Albany Engineering Corp (AEC), a cui è stato chiesto dalla National Grid nel 1986 di recuperare la struttura. Jim Besha Sr.

Elsa soaks NYC and New England as it races up East Coast

2021-07-09T23:51+0200news-herald (en)

Sisters Lilly, left, and Haleigh Pickel frolick in the surf pushed up on Craigville Beach, in Hyannis, Mass, Friday, July 9, 2021, as Tropical Storm Elsa blew over Cape Cod during the day bringing rain and wind gusts to 50 miles an hour. Debris covers the ground after a tornado struck Wednesday,....

Elsa hammers East Coast with heavy rain and wind: Latest forecast

2021-07-09T22:50+0200ABCnews (en)

More than 50 million Americans were under a flash flood watch on Friday as Elsa, now a post-tropical cyclone, batters the East Coast with heavy rainfall and gusty winds. After making landfall in Florida and pummeling the southeastern United States , Elsa is moving north with the eye of the storm....

Elsa drenches CT, causing heavy flooding; power for more than 13,000 restored

2021-07-09T22:43+0200ctpost (en)

By just before 7 a.m., Stamford authorities reported flooding in some areas, with multiple vehicle disabled by high waters. Soon after, the National Weather Service issued a flood advisory for Fairfield, Middlesex, New Haven and western New London counties late into the morning as torrential rains lashed the state.

New York City subway stations flooded in waist-high water ahead of Tropical Storm Elsa

2021-07-09T18:05+0200news-yahoo (en)

NEW YORK — Heavy thunderstorms caused a deluge of rain, flooding subway stations and roadways in New York City hours before arrived Friday. The thunderstorms Thursday evening caused flash flooding in Manhattan and the Bronx that submerged at least one subway stop with waist-high water and soaked....

New Yorkers Wade Through The Subway As Intense Storms Flood Parts Of The City

2021-07-09T14:43+0200dailycaller (en)

Thunderstorms caused flooding in parts of New York City and its suburbs Thursday, including many of the city’s subway stations. through knee-deep water at the subway station at 157th Street and water leaking from the ceiling at a station along the subway’s sixth line.

Elsa avanza por la costa este de EE.UU.

2021-07-09T13:51+0200cnnMexico (es)

(CNN) -- Después de azotar el sureste de Estados Unidos, la tormenta tropical Elsa se dirige hacia el norte y se prevé que afectará a todas las ciudades importantes a lo largo de la costa este. El centro de la tormenta estará sobre Dover, Delaware, el viernes temprano y habrá llegado a Boston por la....

Elsa avanza por la costa este de EE.UU.; millones están bajo advertencias de tormenta tropical y alertas de inundaciones repentinas

2021-07-09T12:34+0200cnnespanol (es)

(CNN) -- Después de azotar el sureste de Estados Unidos, la tormenta tropical Elsa se dirige hacia el norte y se prevé que afectará a todas las ciudades importantes a lo largo de la costa este. El centro de la tormenta estará sobre Dover, Delaware, el viernes temprano y habrá llegado a Boston por la....

Elsa Triggers Tordando Warnings in NJ as Dangerous Winds, Flash Floods Threaten Tri-State

2021-07-09T10:59+0200nbcnewyork (en)

Tropical storm warnings and watches are in effect for Long Island and parts of New Jersey as the remnants of Elsa threaten to batter the tri-state area with up to 60 mph winds and four inches of rain. Elsa's most significant impact arrives early Friday morning for the tri-state as heavy rain began....

Coastal communities preparing for high winds and rip currents from Tropical Storm Elsa Authorities in the state’s coastal communities urged residents to protect their homes and be safe in the water.

2021-07-09T10:40+0200bostonglobe (en)

In Plymouth, town officials said Thursday that all municipal beaches would close at 8 a.m. Friday. The town said in a statement that Plymouth is expecting more than 2 inches of rain. “Dangerous marine conditions are also expected across coastal waters with potential for rough surf and rip currents....

CT Activates Emergency Operations Center For Tropical Storm Elsa

2021-07-09T02:33+0200patch (en)

"We better be a lot better prepared than last time," Lamont warned the utilities during the Ops Center news conference. Lamont said that the utilities are bound by new regulations from the Connecticut Public Utilities Regulatory Authority that went into effect July 1.

CT Power Outages Town-By-Town: Over 6,000 Without Power Thursday

2021-07-09T02:33+0200patch (en)

Eversource officials are reporting 5,208 customers without power, or about 0.41 percent of their total base. There are 1,025 United Illuminating homes and businesses currently affected by the storm. On Tuesday, both utilities wrestled with another storm that dropped trees and utility poles across the state.

Coastal communities preparing for high winds and rip currents from Tropical Storm Elsa

2021-07-09T00:31+0200bostonglobe (en)

With Tropical Storm Elsa expected to slam into Massachusetts late Thursday night, possibly bringing flooding and power outages in its wake, authorities in the state’s coastal communities earlier in the day urged residents to protect their homes and be safe in the water, with some beaches already announcing Friday closures.

FACT SHEET: Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework Creates Economic Opportunities for Rural America

2021-07-08T23:38+0200thepoliticianspost (en)

Today, despite the fact that rural and Tribal communities across the country are asset-rich, they make up a disproportionate number of persistent poverty communities. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework invests in rural and Tribal communities, creating jobs in rural America and wealth that stays in rural America.

FACT SHEET: Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework Creates Economic Opportunities for Rural America

2021-07-08T23:12+0200miragenews (en)

Today, despite the fact that rural and Tribal communities across the country are asset-rich, they make up a disproportionate number of persistent poverty communities. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework invests in rural and Tribal communities, creating jobs in rural America and wealth that stays in rural America.

FACT SHEET: Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework Creates Economic Opportunities for Rural America

2021-07-08T23:10+0200Whitehouse (en)

Today, despite the fact that rural and Tribal communities across the country are asset-rich, they make up a disproportionate number of persistent poverty communities. The Bipartisan Infrastructure Framework invests in rural and Tribal communities, creating jobs in rural America and wealth that stays in rural America.

Communities prepare for tropical storm

2021-07-08T21:55+0200bostonglobe (en)

With Tropical Storm Elsa expected to slam into Massachusetts late Thursday night, possibly bringing flooding and power outages in its merciless wake, authorities in the state’s coastal communities earlier in the day urged residents to protect their homes and be safe in the water, with some beaches already announcing Friday closures.

Tropical Storm Elsa: Latest forecast track, timing, how much rain and wind will hit N.J. - NJ.com

2021-07-08T20:43+0200google-top-stories (en)

continues to drift north across the eastern United States on Thursday and is taking aim at New Jersey , where it is expected to dump several inches of rain, generate big waves and dangerous surf conditions and pound the Jersey Shore with strong winds. A tropical storm warning has been issued for....

LI hunkers down as Elsa charges up the coast

2021-07-08T20:32+0200newsday-USA (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa will blow through the tristate area late Thursday and into Friday morning, forecasters said, as Long Islanders prepare for the onslaught of heavy rain and high winds that could make for dangerous travel, power outages and flash flooding.

Tropical Storm Elsa: Latest forecast track, timing, how much rain and wind will hit N.J. - NJ.com

2021-07-08T20:32+0200google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

continues to drift north across the eastern United States on Thursday and is taking aim at New Jersey , where it is expected to dump several inches of rain, generate big waves and dangerous surf conditions and pound the Jersey Shore with strong winds. A tropical storm warning has been issued for....

New York City braces for Elsa as tropical storm warning issued for Northeast coast

2021-07-08T19:41+0200dailymail (en)

After making its way through coastal New England, Elsa will be out of the United States and into Canada by Friday night. Authorities in Jacksonville, Florida, said one person was killed Wednesday when a tree fell and struck two cars. The National Weather Service reported 50mph wind gusts in the city.

Tropical Storm Elsa impacting the Carolinas on Thursday. Here’s the latest forecast

2021-07-08T18:35+0200news-yahoo (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa is dumping “torrential rains” over the Carolinas as it moves through the region Thursday. Elsa was located 45 miles west of Florence, South Carolina, and 150 miles southwest of Raleigh, North Carolina, as of 8 a.m. Thursday. The storm was moving northeast at 18 mph with maximum sustained winds of 40 mph .

Tropical Storm Elsa: What to expect as the storm closes in on N.J.

2021-07-08T17:33+0200nj (en)

This is the latest forecast track of Tropical Storm Elsa as it moves north and east across the eastern United States on Thursday and Friday. The storm is expected to hit the southeastern corner of New Jersey. AccuWeather. continues to drift north across the eastern United States on Thursday and is....

15 ways to prepare your home for Tropical Storm Elsa

2021-07-08T17:33+0200nj (en)

This is the latest forecast track of Tropical Storm Elsa as it moves north and east across the eastern United States on Thursday and Friday. The storm is expected to hit the southeastern corner of New Jersey. AccuWeather. By Caroline Fassett | NJ Advance Media for NJ.

27 million under tropical storm warning as Elsa roars up East Coast; 1 dead in Florida

2021-07-08T16:44+0200azcentral (en)

ARLINGTON, Va. Tropical Storm Elsa powered its way across Georgia and into South Carolina on Thursday, an unrelenting weather system that already has claimed one life, injured at least 10 people and placed more than 27 million Americans under a tropical storm warning.

Tropical Storm Warning for Northeast, more tornadoes and flash flooding expected

2021-07-08T15:05+0200newsbreak-USA (en)

Elsa is moving through the Carolinas on Thursday morning with heavy rain and gusty winds and winds currently at 40 mph making it a weak tropical storm which could weaken into a tropical depression anytime. ABC News - PHOTO: Elsa is moving through the Carolinas on Thursday morning with heavy rain and....

Tropical Storm Warning for Northeast, more tornadoes and flash flooding expected

2021-07-08T14:54+0200ABCnews (en)

Elsa is moving through the Carolinas on Thursday morning with heavy rain and gusty winds and winds currently at 40 mph making it a weak tropical storm which could weaken into a tropical depression anytime. There have been four reported tornado es in three states thanks to Elsa with Florida , Georgia and South Carolina all reporting damage.

30 million under tropical storm watch as Elsa roars up East Coast; 1 dead in Florida

2021-07-08T14:42+0200azcentral (en)

ARLINGTON, Va. Tropical Storm Elsa powered its way across Georgia and into South Carolina on Thursday, an unrelenting weather system that already has claimed one life, injured at least 10 people and placed more than 30 million Americans under a tropical storm warning.

Tropical Storm Warning for Northeast, more tornadoes and flash flooding expected

2021-07-08T14:24+0200mycentraloregon (en)

ABC News. (NEW YORK) — Elsa is moving through the Carolinas on Thursday morning with heavy rain and gusty winds and winds currently at 40 mph making it a weak tropical storm which could weaken into a tropical depression anytime. There have been four reported tornadoes in three states thanks to Elsa....

30 million under tropical storm watch as Elsa roars up East Coast; 1 dead in Florida

2021-07-08T14:24+0200news-yahoo (en)

ARLINGTON, Va. – Tropical Storm Elsa powered its way across Georgia and into South Carolina on Thursday, an unrelenting weather system that already has claimed one life, injured at least 10 people and placed more than 30 million Americans under a tropical storm warning.

30M under tropical storm watch as Elsa roars up East Coast; 1 dead

2021-07-08T14:04+0200usaToday (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa is making its way up the East Coast. Over 45,000 were without power in Georgia and South Carolina early Thursday. One person died in Florida after a tree fell on two cars. In Georgia, a suspected tornado touched down at Kings Bay Naval Submarine Base, injuring about 10 people. ARLINGTON, Va.

Tropical Storm Elsa kills 1 in Florida, now moving through Carolinas

2021-07-08T11:53+0200fox35orlando (en)

ORLANDO, Fla. A weakened but resilient Tropical Storm Elsa killed at least one person in Florida on Wednesday and injured several others when a possible tornado struck a campground at a Navy base in southeast Georgia. The National Hurricane Center said Elsa is packing 40 mph winds hours after making landfall along Florida’s northern Gulf Coast.

La tormenta Elsa avanza debilitada por el sureste de Estados Unidos tras dejar al menos un muerto en Florida

2021-07-08T01:38+0200infobae (es)

Las olas chocan contra las balaustradas de Bayshore Boulevard durante la marea alta después de que la tormenta tropical Elsa se agitara en la costa del Golfo, en Tampa, Florida (Foto: REUTERS) Una debilitada pero resistente tormenta tropical Elsa empapó el miércoles el norte de Florida y el sur de....

La tormenta tropical Elsa toca tierra en el noroeste de Florida, EE.UU.

2021-07-07T20:04+0200escambray (es)

Elsa se trasladará a Georgia, las Carolinas y Virginia antes de partir hacia el Atlántico el viernes. (Foto: Internet) La tormenta tropical Elsa tocó tierra este miércoles en el condado Taylor, en el noroeste de Florida, con vientos máximos sostenidos de 65 millas por hora (100 km/h), informó el Centro Nacional de Huracanes (NHC) de Estados Unidos.

La tormenta tropical Elsa toca tierra en el noroeste de Florida con vientos de 100 kilómetros por hora

2021-07-07T19:43+0200cubadebate (es)

La tormenta tropical Elsa tocó tierra este miércoles en el condado Taylor, en el noroeste de Florida, con vientos máximos sostenidos de 65 millas por hora (100 km/h) , informó el Centro Nacional de Huracanes (NHC) de Estados Unidos. Los expertos informaron que el centro de la tormenta pasó por un....

La tormenta Elsa tocó tierra en Florida con vientos de 100 kilómetros por hora

2021-07-07T17:54+0200infobae (es)

La tormenta tropical Elsa tocó tierra este miércoles en el condado Taylor, en el noroeste de Florida , con vientos máximos sostenidos de 65 millas por hora (100 km/h), informó el Centro Nacional de Huracanes (NHC) de Estados Unidos. Los investigadores informaron que el centro de la tormenta pasó por....

Moderate quake hits Assam, Meghalaya, Bengal

2021-07-07T11:23+0200thestatesman (en)

An earthquake measuring 5.2 on the Richter scale was reported in western Assam, neighboring Meghalaya, and North Bengal on Wednesday, officials said. According to the National Centre for Seismology (NCS), the tremors were felt in Goalpara in western Assam at 8.46 a.m.

Elsa to become hurricane before hitting US

2021-07-07T01:46+0200dailyadvertiser (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa is expected to strengthen into a hurricane before making landfall on Florida's northern Gulf Coast, the US National Hurricane Center says. The centre of Elsa was about 250 kilometres south-southwest of Tampa, Florida, and was moving north about 15km/h, with maximum sustained....

Elsa to become hurricane before hitting US

2021-07-07T01:02+0200portstephensexaminer (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa is expected to strengthen into a hurricane before making landfall on Florida's northern Gulf Coast, the US National Hurricane Center says. The centre of Elsa was about 250 kilometres south-southwest of Tampa, Florida, and was moving north about 15km/h, with maximum sustained....

Elsa to become hurricane before hitting US

2021-07-07T00:31+0200illawarramercury (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa is expected to strengthen into a hurricane before making landfall on Florida's northern Gulf Coast, the US National Hurricane Center says. The centre of Elsa was about 250 kilometres south-southwest of Tampa, Florida, and was moving north about 15km/h, with maximum sustained....

Elsa to become hurricane before hitting US

2021-07-07T00:29+0200bordermail (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa is expected to strengthen into a hurricane before making landfall on Florida's northern Gulf Coast, the US National Hurricane Center says. The centre of Elsa was about 250 kilometres south-southwest of Tampa, Florida, and was moving north about 15km/h, with maximum sustained....

Elsa to become hurricane before hitting US

2021-07-07T00:11+0200yahoo-au (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa is expected to strengthen into a hurricane before making landfall on Florida's northern Gulf Coast, the US National Hurricane Center says. The centre of Elsa was about 250 kilometres south-southwest of Tampa, Florida, and was moving north about 15km/h, with maximum sustained....

Hurricane season 2021: How long it lasts and what to expect

2021-07-06T23:44+0200truemedian (en)

Whipping winds, torrential downpours, power outages and floods — hurricane season in the Atlantic brings a host of dramatic and dangerous weather with it. But when exactly does the Atlantic hurricane season start and how long does it last? And what can people do to prepare in the face of the most....

Elsa forecasted to be hurricane upon making landfall in Florida

2021-07-06T20:45+0200fox35orlando (en)

ORLANDO, Fla. Tropical Storm Elsa is now anticipated to be a hurricane upon landfall in Florida, as it is strengthening while moving up the state's west coast, forecasters say. LATEST ADVISORY. In their latest advisory, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said that Tropical Storm Elsa has started to impact parts of South Florida.

Tropical Storm Elsa skirts Key West, aims for Florida Gulf...

2021-07-06T20:22+0200thepeninsulaqatar (en)

Tropical Storm Elsa was drenching the Florida Keys on Tuesday on its northward trudge toward the west coast of the state, where it was expected to make landfall at close to hurricane strength on Wednesday morning after dumping heavy rain over Cuba. The U.S.

Tropical Storm Elsa skirts Key West, aims for Florida Gulf Coast

2021-07-06T20:06+0200metro-us (en)

(Reuters) -Tropical Storm Elsa was drenching the Florida Keys on Tuesday on its northward trudge toward the west coast of the state, where it was expected to make landfall at close to hurricane strength on Wednesday morning after dumping heavy rain over Cuba. The U.S.

Storm Elsa sets off alarms this Tuesday off Florida’s shores

2021-07-06T14:50+0200explica (en)

in U.S. Storm Elsa sets off alarms this Tuesday off Florida’s shores. July 6, 2021. 0. Storm Elsa sets off alarms this Tuesday on the coasts of Florida, United States (USA), after having left its passage in Cuba at the beginning of the week, floods and even a possible hurricane warning are expected.

New floods and drought maps to help tackle floods in Ghana

2021-07-05T19:46+0200graphic-gh (en)

A two-day national capacity building workshop on the development of flood and drought risk maps in the Volta Basin has begun in Accra today, July 5, 2021. The flood and drought maps, when developed, will help the country to tackle the menace of floods in a multi-dimensional perspective.

UNOSAT at CERN: Satellite mapping for the good of humanity

2021-07-05T17:40+0200CERN (en)

Map illustrating satellite-detected surface waters in Province 1 and 2 as observed from a Sentinel-1 image acquired on 1 July 2021 at 05:58 local time and using an automated analysis with Artificial Intelligence based methods. (Image: UNOSAT) When UNOSAT was established in 2001, its informational....

UNOSAT at CERN: Satellite mapping for good of humanity

2021-07-05T17:32+0200miragenews (en)

Map illustrating satellite-detected surface waters in Province 1 and 2 as observed from a Sentinel-1 image acquired on 1 July 2021 at 05:58 local time and using an automated analysis with Artificial Intelligence based methods. (Image: UNOSAT) When UNOSAT was established in 2001, its informational....

Here’s how California homeowners are trying to save their fire insurance

2021-07-05T17:19+0200eastbaytimes (en)

Susan Hassett did everything she could to convince the insurance companies her Yolo County ranch could survive a wildfire. After Allstate told the retired firefighter in 2017 that the devastating blazes across the state meant her home was too risky to insure, she spent three years calling every....

El Grupo GeoOcean UC participa en dos proyectos internacionales para el estudio de la inundación de las costas

2021-07-05T12:48+0200unican (es)

El Grupo de Ingeniería Geomática y Oceanográfica ( GeoOcean ) de la Universidad de Cantabria (UC) participa en dos proyectos internacionales, con el Centro Geológico de Estados Unidos y el Centro CSIRO de Australia, con el objetivo de modelar el clima de inundación y de erosión de las costas....

Here’s how California homeowners are trying to save their fire insurance

2021-07-04T17:07+0200eastbaytimes (en)

Susan Hassett did everything she could to convince the insurance companies her Yolo County ranch could survive a wildfire. After Allstate told the retired firefighter in 2017 that the devastating blazes across the state meant her home was too risky to insure, she spent three years calling every....

Here’s how California homeowners are trying to save their fire insurance

2021-07-04T17:03+0200mercurynews (en)

Susan Hassett did everything she could to convince the insurance companies her Yolo County ranch could survive a wildfire. After Allstate told the retired firefighter in 2017 that the devastating blazes across the state meant her home was too risky to insure, she spent three years calling every....

Elsa brings flood to T&T

2021-07-03T02:37+0200trinidadexpress (en)

While the Category 1 Hurricane Elsa poses no direct threat to this country, several areas were badly affected by the adverse weather as the system moved north of Trinidad and Tobago. The country remains under a yellow-level adverse weather warning. Periods of rain and thunderstorm activity as well....

Hurricane Elsa forms as track shifts to a Tuesday arrival in Tampa Bay

2021-07-02T22:42+0200tampabay (en)

The first Atlantic hurricane of the season has formed with Tampa Bay squarely in its path. Hurricane Elsa reached hurricane strength Friday morning and hours later shifted slightly east. The Florida peninsula remains in the cone of uncertainty, with Elsa’s arrival to Tampa Bay set for midday on Tuesday.

Parts of central NC under flash flood risk today; Elsa becomes hurricane

2021-07-02T14:14+0200wral (en)

The first round of storms started Thursday night, and we're going to stay rainy for most of the day on Friday. Friday morning will begin with a soggy drive to work for most in the WRAL viewing area. "The rain's already affecting folks in the Triangle area and northward and westward," WRAL meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner said around 6:30 a.

Parts of central North Carolina under flash flood risk on Friday as widespread, heavy rain expected

2021-07-02T06:11+0200wral (en)

The first round of storms began Thursday night, and are expected to continue throughout most of the day on Friday. On Thursday night, power outages, wind damage and downed trees were reported throughout central North Carolina. "We had a report of trees down in Southern Pines," Maze said, adding that several other towns also reported trees down.

Tormenta tropical Enrique no alcanzará balnearios en Baja

2021-07-01T00:17+0200elmanana (es)

Los vientos máximos sostenidos de Enrique bajaron a 65 km/h (40 mph) el martes en la noche, apenas una tormenta tropical, dijo el Centro Nacional de Huracanes de Estados Unidos. Su vórtice estaba a unos 130 kms (80 millas) al noreste de Cabo San Lucas, en el extremo sur de Baja, y se movía hacia el noroeste a 19 km/h (12 mph).

“Cerro cerrado”: Habaneras bloquean la Calzada del Cerro tras la inundación de su barrio

2021-06-29T16:23+0200cubanet (es)

MIAMI, Estados Unidos. – Este lunes se viralizó en redes sociales la protesta de varias mujeres cubanas, quienes bloquearon la Calzada del Cerro con sus propias pertenencias, presuntamente echadas a perder por las intensas lluvias e inundaciones que azotaron varias zonas de en las últimas horas.

En 20 años, el riesgo de inundaciones costeras ha aumentado un 50%

2021-06-28T07:59+0200retema (es)

Estos fenómenos episódicos se ven exacerbados por el calentamiento global y las presiones antropogénicas: desarrollo urbano y costero, desarrollo de infraestructuras turísticas y portuarias, urbanización galopante y densificación urbana. Así, se prevé que la ciudad de Miami (Estados Unidos) se....

Venezia e il rischio inondazione: parla l'esperto

2021-06-24T11:59+0200247libero (it)

“, a Venezia è risuonato un nuovo allarme . A lanciarlo è stata l’ Organizzazione delle Nazioni Unite , che, in un suo rapporto, ha posto l’attenzione sui cambiamenti climatici che stanno minacciando il Pianeta e che metterebbero a serio rischio inondazione alcune città costiere, che potrebbero....

Un meandro como mecanismo de defensa contra la inundación

2021-06-22T14:54+0200iagua (es)

Aquí estoy sentando en el lejano Oeste reflexionando mientras observo Horseshoe Bend. El meandro con forma de herradura de caballo del carismático Río Colorado (Arizona, Estados Unidos), seguramente el más famoso del mundo y por descontado el meandro que más visitas turísticas recibe cada año a nivel mundial.

La lluvia por sí sola no resolverá el impacto de la sequía en California

2021-06-22T01:58+0200iagua (es)

en las que se presentan las previsiones de temperatura y precipitación en los Estado Unidos para el próximo trimestre. Mientras que millones de ciudadanos aguardan la llegada de El Niño, con la esperanza de que aporte grandes cantidades de lluvia y nieve sobre California, numerosos meteorólogos han....

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