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MIL-OSI USA: Members Of N.M. Delegation Announce Over $60 Million For Water Infrastructure In...

2022-01-21T00:57+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: United States House of Representatives – Representative Melanie Stansbury (N.M.-01) WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Martin Heinrich (D-N.M.) and Ben Ray Luján (D-N.M.) and U.S. Representatives Melanie Stansbury (D-N.M.) and Teresa Leger Fernández (D-N.M.) announced that the U.S.

Disaster Assistance Extended Following Severe Weather And Flooding In NSW 21 January

2022-01-21T00:40+0100nationaltribune (en)

Joint Media Release. Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie. Minister for Emergency Management and National Recovery and Resilience. The Hon Steph Cooke MP. New South Wales Minister for Emergency Services and Resilience State Member for Cootamundra. Disaster assistance is now available in two additional....

Disaster Assistance Extended Following Severe Weather And Flooding In NSW 21 January

2022-01-21T00:38+0100miragenews (en)

Joint Media Release. Senator the Hon Bridget McKenzie. Minister for Emergency Management and National Recovery and Resilience. The Hon Steph Cooke MP. New South Wales Minister for Emergency Services and Resilience State Member for Cootamundra. Disaster assistance is now available in two additional....

How we used a tropical storm to calculate Tampa Bay’s growing flood risk

2022-01-20T11:42+0100tampabay (en)

. The agency forecasts storms as they approach to warn residents and prepare local governments. The Times asked the center to use its computer model to estimate Eta’s flooding in 2020, as well as the flooding if sea levels were higher. Times reporters compared the modeled flooding to data on buildings and property to learn what was at risk.

MIL-OSI USA: McConnell Announces Funding for Important Kentucky Infrastructure Projects

2022-01-20T04:44+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

US Senate News: Source: United States Senator for Kentucky Mitch McConnell WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senate Republican Leader Mitch McConnell (R-KY) announced today the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) will fund several vital Kentucky infrastructure projects in its Fiscal Year 2022 Work Plan.

MIL-OSI USA: Scalise Announces Over $1 Billion For Flood Protection, Hurricane Ida Repairs in...

2022-01-19T19:37+0100foreignaffairs-nz (en)

WASHINGTON, D.C.— Today, House Republican Whip Steve Scalise (R-La.) announced that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers released federal funding that includes over $1 billion for flood protection and repairs for Louisiana’s First Congressional District in the wake of Hurricane Ida.

Corps announces plans for infrastructure, disaster relief funding

2022-01-19T16:57+0100agri-pulse (en)

Another $1 billion will go to fund the South Florida Ecosystem Restoration program, “a historic funding level that will enable significant progress in restoring Florida’s nationally significant Everglades ecosystem,” the Corps said. In addition, “In the coming year, the Army will engage with....

"È stato come 500 bombe atomiche di Hiroshima": così è esploso il vulcano di Tonga Il Giornale

2022-01-19T13:33+0100msn-nl (it)

Quanto accaduto lo scorso sabato a Tonga , il remoto arcipelago costituito da più di 170 isole per lo più disabitate situato nel Sud Pacifico, deve essere un monito affinché nessuno dimentichi mai quanto possa essere potente e devastante la forza della natura. © Fornito da Il Giornale.

"È stato come 500 bombe atomiche di Hiroshima": così è esploso il vulcano di Tonga Il Giornale

2022-01-19T13:33+0100msn-it (it)

Quanto accaduto lo scorso sabato a Tonga , il remoto arcipelago costituito da più di 170 isole per lo più disabitate situato nel Sud Pacifico, deve essere un monito affinché nessuno dimentichi mai quanto possa essere potente e devastante la forza della natura. © Fornito da Il Giornale.

Bourke transformado por las inundaciones que se dirigen al sur de Australia

2022-01-19T04:29+0100notiulti (es)

Hace menos de dos años, el poderoso río Darling-Baaka en el extremo oeste de Nueva Gales del Sur estaba tan azotado por la sequía que estaba casi seco, con botes atrapados en el fondo de su lecho vacío. Pero ahora ha sido transformado por una gran inundación que acaba de alcanzar su punto máximo en....

From bone dry to a once-in-a-decade flood: Bourke's phenomenal transformation

2022-01-19T03:25+0100abc-au (en)

Less than two years ago, the mighty Darling-Baaka River in far-west New South Wales was so drought-stricken that it was all but dry, with boats stuck on the bottom of its empty riverbed. But now it has been transformed by a major flood that has just peaked at Bourke at almost 12.3 metres and is expected to travel all the way to South Australia.

Graves and Scalise Statements on Morganza-to-the-Gulf Milestone

2022-01-19T02:22+0100publicnow (en)

WASHINGTON, DC - U.S. Congressmen Garret Graves and Steve Scalise released the following statements after a Project Partnership Agreement (PPA) was signed today to advance the construction of Morganza-to-the-Gulf Hurricane Protection System . The PPA outlines how federal, state and local entities....

B.C.’s Coquihalla Highway reopening to all traffic Wednesday, caution advised

2022-01-19T00:01+0100crestonvalleyadvance (en)

Despite cold and heavy snow in the B.C. Interior, progress has continued on highway flood repairs to the point where the Coquihalla Highway can be reopened to all traffic, Transportation Minister Rob Fleming said Tuesday. A state of emergency to regulate highway traffic after devastating floods and....

Kenya receives $1 million from UK in aid

2022-01-18T23:50+0100EastAfrican (en)

British High Commissioner to Kenya Jane Marriott. The UK announced a Sh2.6 billion support to four East African countries including Kenya. PHOTO | SALATON NJAU | NATION MEDIA GROUP Summary. UK Minister for Africa, Vicky Ford, announced a $22.9 million support package from the UK to countries in East Africa affected by extreme drought and floods.

Coquihalla Highway reopening to all traffic on Wednesday 0 1/18/2022 1:07:45 PM

2022-01-18T22:47+0100tricitynews (en)

The Coquihalla Highway will be reopening to all traffic on Wednesday. “This will be a much more convenient route for people,” said Transportation Minister Rob Fleming on Tuesday. “It also represents a significant milestone in our recovery from the devastating storms.

Coquihalla Highway reopening to all traffic on Wednesday

2022-01-18T22:12+0100princegeorgecitizen (en)

The Coquihalla Highway will be reopening to all traffic on Wednesday. “This will be a much more convenient route for people,” said Transportation Minister Rob Fleming on Tuesday. “It also represents a significant milestone in our recovery from the devastating storms.

Tonga: New Zealand military photographs reveal scale of devastation from volcano

2022-01-18T12:29+0100yahoo-sg (en)

's outer islands suffered extensive damage, with an entire village destroyed and several buildings missing, following an underwater volcanic eruption that triggered a tsunami. Aerial images taken by the New Zealand defence force showed the aftermath of the colossal devastation inflicted by the tsunami on the south Pacific island nation.

Tonga: Military photographs reveal scale of devastation

2022-01-18T11:08+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

's outer islands suffered extensive damage, with an entire village destroyed and several buildings missing, following an underwater volcanic eruption that triggered a tsunami. Aerial images taken by the New Zealand defence force showed the aftermath of the colossal devastation inflicted by the tsunami on the south Pacific island nation.

Tonga: Leaked New Zealand military photographs reveal scale of devastation from volcano

2022-01-18T10:32+0100independent-UK (en)

's outer islands suffered extensive damage, with an entire village destroyed and several buildings missing, following an underwater volcanic eruption that triggered a tsunami. Aerial images taken by the New Zealand defence force showed the aftermath of the colossal devastation inflicted by the tsunami on the south Pacific island nation.

Tonga: what is known so far about the damage after the eruption and subsequent tsunami

2022-01-18T07:39+0100today24 (en)

Although there are reports of significant damage in the South Pacific island nation of Tonga following a massive volcanic eruption that triggered a tsunami on Saturday, communication problems have prevented a full picture of the situation from being obtained.

UK gives Sh2.6bn towards drought mitigation in Horn of Africa

2022-01-18T07:26+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

The UK government has funded drought mitigation measures to support at least one million residents in Kenya, Somalia, Ethiopia and South Sudan. UK Minister for Africa Vicky Ford announced a Sh2.6 billion support to countries in the Horn of Africa affected by extreme drought and flooding.

Yes, a tsunami could hit Sydney causing flooding and dangerous currents...

2022-01-18T04:50+0100menafn (en)

- The Conversation) Sulawesi's recent tsunami is a striking reminder of the devastating, deadly effects that the sudden arrival of a large volume of water can have. Published today, our new research shows what might happen if a tsunami hit Sydney Harbour. A large tsunami could cause significant flooding in Manly.

Tonga: lo que se sabe de los daños tras la violenta erupción y posterior tsunami

2022-01-18T01:23+0100teletica (es)

Reuters. Aunque hay reportes de daños significativos en la nación insular de Tonga, en el Pacífico Sur, tras la masiva erupción volcánica que provocó un tsunami el sábado, los problemas de comunicación han impedido obtener una imagen completa de la situación.

Long Island weather: Storm heads upstate after mostly sparing Long Island

2022-01-17T21:08+0100newsday-USA (en)

This story was reported by Matthew Chayes Cecilia Dowd Joan Gralla and Darwin Yanes . It was written by Chayes. A winter storm that had paralyzed the South with ice and snow spared Long Island, leaving behind moderate flooding in the Great South Bay area but little of the severe damage it inflicted....

"Parece un paisaje lunar": lo que se sabe de los daños tras la violenta erupción y el tsunami en Tonga

2022-01-17T20:51+0100bbc-es (es)

Aunque hay reportes de daños significativos en la nación insular de Tonga, en el Pacífico Sur, tras la masiva erupción volcánica que provocó un tsunami el sábado, los problemas de comunicación han impedido obtener una imagen completa de la situación. La policía peruana informó que en la playa....

Long Island weather: Storm's worst has passed, flooding risk remains

2022-01-17T17:22+0100newsday-USA (en)

The storm hitting Long Island, New York City and the region is rolling out Monday morning, but the flooding threat remains, according to the National Weather Service. It was even sunny in some parts of the Island, including in Huntington. Wind gusts reached 69 mph at Fire Island and Orient, and 63 mph at East Hampton, with 1.

Tonga: lo que se sabe de los daños tras la erupción y posterior tsunami que dejó 2 muertos en Perú

2022-01-17T14:48+0100laprensa (es)

Aunque hay reportes de daños significativos en la nación insular de Tonga, en el Pacífico Sur, tras la masiva erupción volcánica que provocó un tsunami el sábado, los problemas de comunicación han impedido obtener una imagen completa de la situación. Hasta el momento no se han reportado muertes o heridos en Tonga.

British Woman Swept Away in Tonga Tsunami While Attempting to Rescue Dogs

2022-01-17T14:43+0100theepochtimes (en)

on Saturday. The Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha’apai volcano eruption had caused tsunami waves to hit and flood parts of Tonga’s capital, Nuku’alofa. No fatalities or serious injuries have been reported as a result of the tsunami so far. Angela Glover and her husband were reportedly swept away by the tsunami while attempting to rescue their dogs.

"Parece un paisaje lunar": lo que se sabe de los daños tras la erupción en Tonga y el posterior tsunami que dejó 2 muertos en Perú

2022-01-17T14:11+0100bbc-es (es)

Aunque hay reportes de daños significativos en la nación insular de Tonga, en el Pacífico Sur, tras la masiva erupción volcánica que provocó un tsunami el sábado, los problemas de comunicación han impedido obtener una imagen completa de la situación. Internet y las comunicaciones telefónicas en la....

British woman swept away in Tonga tsunami while attempting to rescue dogs

2022-01-17T13:59+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

on Saturday. The Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha’apai volcano eruption had caused tsunami waves to hit and flood parts of Tonga’s capital, Nuku’alofa. No fatalities or serious injuries have been reported as a result of the tsunami so far. Angela Glover and her husband were reportedly swept away by the tsunami while attempting to rescue their dogs.

Waves from undersea volcano flood parts of Santa Cruz Harbor

2022-01-17T13:35+0100news-yahoo (en)

A pickup is partially submerged in Santa Cruz early Saturday as the surge from a tsunami created by an underwater volcano near Tonga inundated a parking lot at the Upper Harbor. Moments later all the water receded from the lot before flooding it again shortly thereafter.

Tsunami en Tonga: los daños ocasionados por la erupción del volcán

2022-01-17T10:55+0100mdzol (es)

La masiva erupción volcánica en Tonga, que provocó olas de tsunami el sábado, llenó de cenizas estas islas del Pacífico Sur, además de interrumpir la electricidad y perjudicar las comunicaciones. Hasta 80.000 personas podrían haber sido afectadas, dijo a la BBC la Federación Internacional de....

La creciente de El Blanquito: Nadie escucha el mensaje del arroyo

2022-01-17T05:30+0100lagaceta (es)

La experiencia vivida hace tres décadas y media generó temor. Aún lo provoca. Y lo seguirá haciendo. Los habitantes permanentes de Tafí del Valle, y también los habituales, desde entonces se hacen la misma pregunta. ¿El Blanquito, o cualquier otro río del valle, volverá a transformarse en un....

Tsunami en Tonga: los daños ocasionados por la violenta erupción del volcán

2022-01-17T02:57+0100eldia-do (es)

La masiva erupción volcánica en Tonga, que provocó olas de tsunami el sábado, llenó de cenizas estas islas del Pacífico Sur, además de interrumpir la electricidad y perjudicar las comunicaciones. Jacinda Ardern, primera ministra de Nueva Zelanda, dijo que el tsunami causó «daños significativos»,....

Tonga eruption, tsunami: Two people in Peru drown as surge hits

2022-01-17T02:51+0100newstalkzb (en)

Two people have drowned off a beach in northern Peru after tsunami surges were recorded in several coastal areas following the massive explosion of the Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha'apai underwater volcano off Tonga. Two women drowned when 2m waves hit a truck, dragging it into the sea at Naylamp beach, Lambayeque, in the north of the country.

Nuova eruzione a Tonga: allarme della Croce Rossa per circa 80 mila senza tetto

2022-01-17T02:35+0100primapress (it)

(PRIMAPRESS) - OCEANIA - Ancora un'eruzione nel Sud Pacifico nell'isola di Tonga. L'eruzione ha ricoperto le isole del Pacifico di cenere, ha interrotto l'alimentazione e ha interrotto le comunicazioni. Fino a 80.000 persone potrebbero essere colpite, ha detto alla BBC la Federazione internazionale....

Topic #Tornado warning Florida

2022-01-16T23:47+0100newsbreak-USA (en)

FORT MYERS, Fla. (Storyful) - The National Weather Service in Tampa Bay warned of damaging winds and possible isolated tornadoes as special marine warning was in effect in coastal areas due to storms approaching the area on Sunday. Twitter user @PorcelliRon posted footage of a rotating column. He said the.

"Parece un paisaje lunar": los daños ocasionados por la violenta erupción del volcán y el tsunami en Tonga

2022-01-16T23:35+0100bbc-es (es)

La masiva erupción volcánica en Tonga, que provocó olas de tsunami el sábado, llenó de cenizas estas islas del Pacífico Sur, además de interrumpir la electricidad y perjudicar las comunicaciones. "Sospechamos que podría haber hasta 80.000 personas en Tonga afectadas por la erupción en sí o por la....

‘Significant icing,’ treacherous travel conditions slam Southeast as thousands lose power in bitter cold

2022-01-16T23:17+0100wsvn (en)

(CNN) — A vicious winter storm began slicing through parts of the US Southeast Sunday, dropping freezing rain, ice and snow on cities and states that don’t normally face such cold weather challenges. Winter weather alerts extend across the eastern US — stretching over 1,400 miles from Mississippi to....

Tonga eruption, tsunami: Two people in Peru drown as surge hits

2022-01-16T23:08+0100nzherald (en)

New Zealand ready to help Tonga, unvaxxed cops stood down and Novak Djokovic deported from Australia in the latest New Zealand Herald headlines. Video / NZ Herald Two people have drowned off a beach in northern Peru after tsunami surges were recorded in several coastal areas following the massive....

Ice storm and heavy snowfall begins to slam US Southeast with 80 million under winter weather alerts

2022-01-16T21:02+0100wsvn (en)

(CNN) — A vicious winter storm began slicing through parts of the US Southeast Sunday, dropping freezing rain, ice and snow on cities and states that don’t normally face such cold weather challenges. Winter weather alerts extend across the eastern US — stretching over 1,400 miles from Mississippi to....

Significant tsunami damage feared in Tonga, communications still cut

2022-01-16T20:15+0100tribune (en)

WELLINGTON: Tsunami-hit Tonga remained largely uncontactable on Sunday with telephone and internet links severed, leaving relatives in faraway New Zealand praying for their families on the Pacific islands as casualty reports had yet to come through. An underwater volcano off Tonga erupted on Saturday, triggering warnings of 1.

Volcanic eruption | Volcanic eruption in the Pacific Ocean; Other countries in relief of tsunami threat evacuation

2022-01-16T18:05+0100archyde (en)

Tonga Island in relief from tsunami threat around the Pacific from a volcanic eruption undersea. But a huge cloud cover over the island nation of Tonga prevented surveillance aircraft from New Zealand from assessing the extent of the damage. Satellite imagery shows the eruption of the Hunga....

Tornado watch issued in South Florida

2022-01-16T17:17+0100cnn (en)

Further to the west, snow has been falling across the southern Appalachian mountains. “Temperatures are currently below freezing across much of the southern Appalachian Mountains, where snow is being reported,” according to the SPC. “A few locations have exceeded one inch per hour snowfall rates.

Thousands of people have been evacuated in Japan and California as a result of the eruption in Tonga.

2022-01-16T10:31+0100brinkwire (en)

Following the eruption of Tonga, a tsunami warning was issued, and thousands of people were evacuated in Japan and California. Following the earlier volcanic eruption in Tonga, Japan has ordered the evacuation of over 210,000 people from eight prefectures due to tsunami warnings.

Volcanic eruptions cause tsunamis and floods up to 10,000 km from its source near Tonga

2022-01-16T10:16+0100eminetra (en)

The large-scale submarine volcanic eruption that caused a magnitude 7.4 earthquake near Tonga caused tsunamis and large-scale floods up to 10,000 km from the epicenter. According to officials in the capital city of Suva, the eight-minute eruption was heard as “a big thunder” more than 800 km from Fiji.

“Ocean volcano” hit Tonga hard… America and Japan are in danger

2022-01-16T08:48+0100archyde (en)

that a warning of tsunami The face of Saturday morning on the West Coast of the United States, while the record of the occurrence of "Limited Flood" In Hawaii due to the eruption of the Tonga volcano. The National Meteorological Authority asked residents to leave the beaches and ports in the....

Watch: Massive volcano eruption causes tsunami waves in Tonga, alert issued for US west coast, Japan An hour ago

2022-01-16T07:46+0100scroll-in (en)

Watch: Massive volcano eruption causes tsunami waves in Tonga, alert issued for US west coast, Japan The underwater volcano Hunga Tonga-Hunga Ha’apai erupted on Saturday, causing huge waves to crash onto the South Pacific island of Tonga. Entre vapor de agua, rayos y flujos piroclásticos, esta fue....

Tsunami advisory canceled after surges, some flooding hit Bay Area after Pacific volcano eruption

2022-01-16T07:29+0100mercurynews (en)

An undersea volcano erupted Saturday in the Pacific Ocean near Tonga, prompting tsunami advisories and evacuations along the California Coast, including San Francisco and the Monterey Bay where beaches closed as surging water flooded harbors and low-lying coastal areas.

Satellites capture volcanic eruptions causing dramatic tsunamis in the South Pacific

2022-01-16T00:17+0100jioforme (en)

Frightened Tongans fled to hills on Saturday after a massive volcanic eruption hit a tsunami on an island in the South Pacific and issued a warning to the west coast of the United States. Dramatic images from space show the latest eruption of Hunga Tonga-the moment Hunga Tonga Pai sent smoke and ash....

Hawaii and the West Coast saw flooding and a tsunami advisory after a volcano eruption in Tonga

2022-01-15T21:46+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

A violent volcanic eruption on a South Pacific island triggered a tsunami advisory and flooding in Hawaii and parts of the West Coast on Saturday morning. showed a massive plume of ash and smoke and atmospheric shock waves following the Hunga Tonga–Hunga Haʻapai underwater volcano near Tonga erupting on the evening of Friday, Jan.

A Volcanic Eruption In The South Pacific Has Triggered Tsunami Advisories Across The Pacific

2022-01-15T21:08+0100buzzfeednews (en)

A violent volcanic eruption on a South Pacific island triggered a tsunami advisory and flooding in Hawaii and parts of the West Coast on Saturday morning. showed a massive plume of ash and smoke and atmospheric shock waves following the Hunga Tonga–Hunga Haʻapai underwater volcano near Tonga erupting on the evening of Friday, Jan.

Tsunami advisory in effect for U.S. West Coast after volcanic eruption: “Move away from the shore and head to high ground”

2022-01-15T19:02+0100digitpatrox (en)

A tsunami advisory is in impact for the West Coast of the USA, Alaska and Hawaii after a volcano erupted within the Pacific. “A Tsunami is happening,” the on Saturday. “Transfer away from the shore and head to excessive floor,” it mentioned, warning that the primary wave might not be the biggest.

Eruption of Tonga: Tsunami recommendations issued to California, Oregon and Washington after a volcanic eruption in the South Pacific

2022-01-15T18:32+0100floridanewstimes (en)

Satellite images show huge ash clouds and shock waves spreading from the eruption. According to CNN-affiliated Radio New Zealand (RNZ), the waves crossed the coastline of Tonga’s capital Nuku’alofa on Saturday and flowed into coastal roads and flood facilities.

Tsunami warning for Hawaii and California homes evacuated after Tonga eruption A FLOOD warning has been issued for Hawaii after tsunami waves have been detected offshore.

2022-01-15T17:42+0100express (en)

The warning included details of strong currents and high waves that will hit California on Saturday morning. However, inundation of the Californian coastline is not expected. The mainland tsunami advisory now extends along the full western seaboard of the US.

Dónde esperar nieve en los próximos días a medida que un sistema de tormentas masivas se mueva hacia el sur

2022-01-15T17:20+0100notiulti (es)

CNN. Por Hannah Gard y Alanne Orjoux, CNN. Se espera que un enorme sistema de tormentas que arroja varias pulgadas de nieve en el centro de los EE. UU. se mueva hacia el sureste el sábado, lo que llevó a los gobernadores de Georgia, Carolina del Norte, Carolina del Sur y Virginia a declarar estados....

ANTICIPO Alerta de tsunami para la costa oeste de EEUU e inundaciones en Hawaii tras la erupción del volcán submarino en Tonga El Servicio meteorológico norteamericano advirtió de las consecuencias que puede llegar a causar en el país el evento ocurrido más temprano en el Pacífico Sur

2022-01-15T16:34+0100infobae (es)

Alerta de tsunami para la costa oeste de EEUU e inundaciones en Hawaii tras la erupción del volcán submarino en Tonga El Servicio meteorológico norteamericano advirtió de las consecuencias que puede llegar a causar en el país el evento ocurrido más temprano en el Pacífico Sur.

Tsunami recommendation in progress on the west coast of the United States

2022-01-15T15:32+0100floridanewstimes (en)

(CBS) Tsunami recommendations have been issued on the west coast of the United States. “A tsunami has been confirmed and some impacts are expected,” said the National Weather Service’s National Tsunami Warning Center early Saturday. Tsunami recommendations are valid in the following cases: The....

Thank you for your generous support of the Guardian and Observer Charity Appeal.

2022-01-15T08:53+0100printveela (en)

I am This year, with the Guardian and Observer Charity Appeal, we have supported the communities and individuals most affected by the climate emergency, people who have seen their lives turned upside down and their livelihoods lost due to extreme weather.

Thank you for giving generously to the Guardian and Observer charity appeal

2022-01-15T08:28+0100guardian (en)

I n this year’s Guardian and Observer charity appeal we have supported communities and individuals hit hardest by the climate emergency, people who have seen their lives upended and livelihoods lost by extreme weather. It’s a topical issue, and not going away – and there is still time to donate: so far we have raised over £800,000.

A city in Minnesota is attracting ‘climate migrants.’ Could Canada be next?

2022-01-14T17:30+0100globalnews (en)

Jesse Keenan, an associate professor at Tulane University in New Orleans, studies how climate change impacts migration and, by extension, real estate values and urban planning policies. At the other end of the continuum, he says, there is a kind of migration starting to happen where residents –....

Norway, Sweden, Finland: Adverse weather forecast to continue across parts of Scandinavia through at least Jan. 15 in the aftermath of Storm Gyda /update 2

2022-01-14T16:16+0100garda-com (en)

Event. Storm Gyda hit central and western Norway Jan. 12-13. Although the storm has been declared over, adverse weather is forecast to continue across much of Norway, northwestern Sweden, and southwestern Finland through at least Jan. 15. Gyda brought over 10 cm (4 inches) to much of central Norway....

The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: January 5 - 11, 2022

2022-01-14T08:51+0100watchers (en)

New activity/unrest: Karangetang, Siau Island (Indonesia) | Krysuvik-Trolladyngja, Iceland | Piton de la Fournaise, Reunion Island (France) | Semeru, Eastern Java (Indonesia) | Wolf, Isla Isabela (Ecuador). Ongoing activity: Aira, Kyushu (Japan) | Great Sitkin, Andreanof Islands (USA) | Grimsvotn,....

La creciente de El Blanquito: Un monstruo que arrasó con todo

2022-01-14T05:31+0100lagaceta (es)

La Pachamama lo había advertido en dos oportunidades, pero nadie la escuchó. El 21 de enero de 1987, el apacible e insignificante arroyo El Blanquito se transformó en un monstruo que escupía lodo, agua, piedras, vacas, caballos y árboles. Una bestia que tenía más de un metro y medio de alto (otros....

Indonesia - Floods, landslides and severe weather (BMKG, ADINet) (ECHO Daily Flash of 13 January 2022)

2022-01-13T13:40+0100reliefWeb (en)

Heavy rainfall and strong winds have been affecting parts of Indonesia over the past few days, causing floods, triggering landslides and leading to damage. According to the ASEAN Disaster Information Network (ADINet), almost 1,400 people have been affected and 454 houses damaged by flood events in....

Potential for flooding as heavy rain continues to drench B.C.

2022-01-12T17:26+0100CBC (en)

Several weather alerts remain in place for southern British Columbia as relentless rain continues to soak the province's South Coast and raise river levels to the point of potential flooding. An atmospheric river event has forced the federal weather agency to place Metro Vancouver, Howe Sound,....

US, Canada: Adverse weather likely in portions of Northwest and West North Central regions, US, and southwestern Canada through Jan. 13 /update 46

2022-01-12T11:49+0100garda-com (en)

Event. Adverse weather, including heavy snow, rain, and flooding, are likely in parts of the Northwest and West North Central regions, US, and southwestern Canada through at least Jan. 13. British Columbia Province has warned of heavy rain together with snow at higher elevations is forecast across coastal British Columbia through Jan.

U.S. Saw Its 4th-Hottest Year On Record In 2021, Fueled By Record-Warm December

2022-01-12T02:50+0100cleantechnica (en)

The year 2021 was marked by extremes across the U.S., including exceptional warmth, devastating severe weather, and the second-highest number of billion-dollar weather and climate disasters on record. The nation also saw an active wildfire year across the West as the north Atlantic Basin stayed busy....

Weather disasters caused $145 billion in damage last year in the U.S., says NOAA

2022-01-11T23:50+0100cnbc (en)

Disasters powered by climate change wreak havoc in so many ways, causing death and upending the lives of entire communities. They also come with an enormous price tag. In 2021, there were 20 separate billion-dollar weather and climate change disasters, according to a report from the Those 20....

Pacific Northwest prepares for another atmospheric river

2022-01-11T18:02+0100digitaljournal (en)

How does one atmospheric river impact one region more than the other? It all depends on the axis of the moisture and how long it sticks around. The atmospheric river moving in this week will stay tilted to the north, mainly impacting Washington state and Vancouver Island, British Columbia.

Gulf of Carpentaria: Tropical Cyclone Tiffany moving west across Gulf of Carpentaria late Jan. 11; second landfall expected over Northern Territory Jan. 12 /update 4

2022-01-11T17:50+0100garda-com (en)

Event. Tropical Cyclone Tiffany continues to track westward across the Gulf of Carpentaria as a Category 1 tropical cyclone late Jan. 11. As of 21:30 ACST Jan. 11, the system's center of circulation was approximately 205 km (127 miles) east-northeast of Port McArthur and 195 km (121 km) east-southeast of Groote Eylandt.

Torrential rain set to hit B.C.'s South Coast, prompting flood warnings

2022-01-11T17:26+0100CBC (en)

The B.C. government is urging South Coast residents to protect their homes from potential floods as heavy rain is on the way and will combine with melting snow to cause damage. An advisory from the Ministry of Environment and Climate Change says the rain or snow at higher elevations is expected to....

Disastri naturali costati all'Asia-Pacifico 50 miliardi di dollari

2022-01-11T12:34+0100asianews (it)

Milano (AsiaNews/Agenzie) - In tutto il mondo i disastri naturali hanno causato perdite economiche per 280 miliardi di dollari (247 miliardi di euro) nel 2021, che risulta così essere il secondo anno più costoso dopo il 2017. A dirlo è Munich Re, compagnia assicurativa tedesca tra le più grandi al mondo.

Gulf of Carpentaria: Tropical Cyclone Tiffany moving west across Gulf of Carpentaria early Jan. 11; second landfall expected over Northern Territory Jan. 12 /update 3

2022-01-11T06:49+0100garda-com (en)

Event. Tropical Cyclone Tiffany has strengthened into a Category 1 tropical cyclone as it continues to track westward across the Gulf of Carpentaria early Jan. 11. As of 13:00 AEST Jan. 11, the system's center of circulation was approximately 246 km (153 miles) south-southwest of Weipa, Queensland.

December tornadoes among 20 billion-dollar disasters to strike US in 2021 - The Washington Post

2022-01-11T06:48+0100google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

A piece of the polar vortex broke away from the North Pole in mid-February, leading to a once-in-a-generation cold event in Texas that knocked out power to 10 million people. Residents suffered through the coldest air mass to visit since 1989, with temperatures some 40 degrees below normal.

December tornadoes among 20 billion-dollar disasters to strike US in 2021 - The Washington Post

2022-01-11T06:35+0100google-top-stories (en)

A piece of the polar vortex broke away from the North Pole in mid-February, leading to a once-in-a-generation cold event in Texas that knocked out power to 10 million people. Residents suffered through the coldest air mass to visit since 1989, with temperatures some 40 degrees below normal.

Los ecologistas reclaman al Consell que se amplíe la zona inundada del saladar de Agua Amarga

2022-01-11T06:10+0100alicanteplaza (es)

ALICANTE. La asociación conservacionista Amigos de los Humedales del Sur de Alicante (AHSA) se ha dirigido a la Conselleria de Transición Ecológica para reclamar "que se aumente la superficie inundada del Saladar de Agua Amarga". El grupo ecologista denuncia que "desde la entrada en funcionamiento....

2021 Sees Second-Highest Number of Billion-Dollar Weather and Climate Disasters on...

2022-01-11T00:42+0100hstoday (en)

Trees burn within eyesight of a California National Guard hand crew with Joint Task Force 578 during the Dixie Fire, Aug. 16, 2021, in Northern California. The task force is part of the mutual aid system in support of CAL FIRE. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by 1st Sgt. Harley Ramirez) The year 2021 was marked by extremes across the U.

2021 was America’s fourth hottest year on record with 20 separate billion-dollar climate disasters

2022-01-11T00:21+0100independent-UK (en)

The US had 20 separate, billion-dollar climate and weather disasters in 2021 during its fourth-hottest year on record, according to the country’s leading authority for environmental data. The annual summary, published on Monday by the National Centers for Environmental Information (NCEI), found that....

FGCU is researching floods and how to protect them from floods using the campus

2022-01-10T22:49+0100floridanewstimes (en)

Fort myers. In southwestern Florida, whether during a hurricane or a normal summer storm, there is a significant proportion of floods, but these rising waters also tell the story. The Florida Gulf Coast University (FGCU) uses its own campus as a scientific experiment to benefit our region and learn what those floods teach us.

Australia: Ex-Tropical Cyclone Tiffany moving west across northern Queensland Jan. 10; second landfall expected over Northern Territory Jan. 12 /update 2

2022-01-10T18:06+0100garda-com (en)

Event. Ex-Tropical Cyclone Tiffany is continuing to track westward across the Cape York Peninsula in far northern Queensland late Jan. 10, having made landfall as a Category 2 storm near Cape Melville early Jan. 10. As of 22:00 AEST Jan. 10, the system's center of circulation was approximately 404 km (251 miles) north-northwest of Cairns.

Infrastructure damage due to typhoon Odette reaches P17.7B

2022-01-10T17:59+0100bworldcom (en)

DAMAGE to public infrastructure due to typhoon Odette, internationally known as Rai, has reached over P17.71 billion, based on the national disaster management agency’s compiled reports as of Jan. 10. Schools and other government buildings and facilities account for more than half of the 667....

Nation struck with 20 separate billion-dollar disasters in 2021

2022-01-10T17:50+0100noaa (en)

The year 2021 was marked by extremes across the U.S., including exceptional warmth, devastating severe weather and the second-highest number of billion-dollar weather and climate disasters on record. The nation also saw an active wildfire year across the West as the north Atlantic Basin stayed busy....

U.S. saw its 4th-warmest year on record, fueled by a record-warm...

2022-01-10T17:46+0100thepoliticianspost (en)

The year 2021 was marked by extremes across the U.S., including exceptional warmth, devastating severe weather and the second-highest number of billion-dollar weather and climate disasters on record. The nation also saw an active wildfire year across the West as the north Atlantic Basin stayed busy....

Ministry sends 20 tons of rice to Papua's flood-affected victims

2022-01-10T12:39+0100antaranews-en (en)

The common kitchen built for Papua's residents affected by flooding is located in front of the Papua Disaster Management Agency (BPBD) Office. (ANTARA/Hendrina Dian Kandipi/KT). Jayapura, Papua (ANTARA) - The Ministry of Social Affairs sent 20 tons of rice as well as several basic necessities,....

cinco departamentos del sur ahora en vigilancia roja

2022-01-10T00:41+0100nuevoperiodico (es)

Alerta roja en cinco departamentos del sur. En su último boletín de las 22:30, Météo France ha puesto en alerta roja a tres nuevos departamentos por “lluvia-inundación”: Hautes-Pyrénées, Haute-Garonne y Ariège. Las Landas y los Pirineos Atlánticos todavía están en alerta roja por riesgo de....

Fiji: Tropical Depression Five tracks eastwards in South Pacific Ocean as of Jan. 9

2022-01-09T08:12+0100garda-com (en)

Event. Tropical Depression Five is moving eastwards in the South Pacific Ocean, Jan. 9. As of 16:00 FJT, the storm's center of circulation was approximately 211 km (391 miles) west of Suva, Fiji. Forecast models indicate the system will turn westward, strengthen further, turn southwest as Category-1....

Mullah Baradar heading broad emergency response efforts

2022-01-08T07:03+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

The Islamic Emirate-led government is completely prepared to offer assistance to people affected by the recent natural disasters across Afghanistan, the deputy spokesman for the government said on Thursday. Bilal Karimi said the first deputy PM, Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, who is in charge of a....

With flooding imminent, evacuations ordered in Washington

2022-01-08T02:40+0100whittierdailynews (en)

By Michelle Watson, Haley Brink and Allison Chinchar | CNN. Record rain and snow will cause floods, possible landslides, and higher avalanche risks across western Washington state, with more forecast to fall through the weekend. Residents living in the Skokomish Valley area of Mason County are under....

With flooding imminent, evacuations ordered in Washington

2022-01-08T02:37+0100mercurynews (en)

By Michelle Watson, Haley Brink and Allison Chinchar | CNN. Record rain and snow will cause floods, possible landslides, and higher avalanche risks across western Washington state, with more forecast to fall through the weekend. Residents living in the Skokomish Valley area of Mason County are under....

With flooding imminent, evacuations ordered in Washington

2022-01-08T02:29+0100dailynews (en)

By Michelle Watson, Haley Brink and Allison Chinchar | CNN. Record rain and snow will cause floods, possible landslides, and higher avalanche risks across western Washington state, with more forecast to fall through the weekend. Residents living in the Skokomish Valley area of Mason County are under....

With flooding imminent, evacuations ordered in Washington

2022-01-08T02:27+0100dailybreeze (en)

By Michelle Watson, Haley Brink and Allison Chinchar | CNN. Record rain and snow will cause floods, possible landslides, and higher avalanche risks across western Washington state, with more forecast to fall through the weekend. Residents living in the Skokomish Valley area of Mason County are under....

With flooding imminent, evacuations ordered in Washington

2022-01-08T02:26+0100eastbaytimes (en)

By Michelle Watson, Haley Brink and Allison Chinchar | CNN. Record rain and snow will cause floods, possible landslides, and higher avalanche risks across western Washington state, with more forecast to fall through the weekend. Residents living in the Skokomish Valley area of Mason County are under....

Baradar heading broad emergency response efforts

2022-01-07T16:43+0100TheFrontierPost-en (en)

KABUL (Tolo News): The Islamic Emirate-led government is completely prepared to offer assistance to people affected by the recent natural disasters across Afghanistan, the deputy spokesman for the government said. Bilal Karimi said the first deputy PM, Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, who is in charge of....

VP asks BNPB, ministry to assist Jayapura flood victims

2022-01-07T12:01+0100antaranews-en (en)

Palu (ANTARA) - Vice President Ma'ruf Amin on Friday urged the National Disaster Mitigation Agency and the Social Affairs Ministry to take immediate steps to mitigate the impact of flash floods and landslides in Jayapura, Papua. According to the Jayapura Regional Disaster Mitigation Agency, the....

BMKG maps atmosphere dynamics behind floods, landslides in Jayapura

2022-01-07T12:01+0100antaranews-en (en)

Jakarta (ANTARA) - The Meteorology, Climatology, and Geophysical Agency (BMKG) on Friday outlined the atmosphere dynamics behind the occurrence of floods and landslides in Jayapura City, Papua, since January 6, 2022. Head of the Public Meteorology Center of the BMKG, Fachri Radjab, said there were....

PNW passes, other roads shut due to snow, slides, flooding

2022-01-07T11:22+0100spokesman (en)

UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 6, 2022 A skier heads down a residential street where about six inches of snow fell overnight Thursday in Bellingham. The latest storm to hit the Pacific Northwest brought flood warnings, the shutdown of a major mountain pass, school closures and icy roads.

Compound-Flood Modeling Tools Hel Build Community Climate Resilience

2022-01-06T23:29+0100homelandsecuritynewswire (en)

In 2021, extreme flooding from rain affected residents across the United States, causing property damage and loss of life. These extreme weather events are becoming all too common. In fact, a recent United Nations report—Climate Change 2021—found that heavy rain events are likely to become more....

Letters to the editor: Marshall fire and pet casualties; Bear Creek fire potential; Top Stories list; Marshall fire and fracking

2022-01-06T21:43+0100dailycamera (en)

Kari Stemm-Wolf : Marshall fire: Animal lives are casualties. As a local psychiatric nurse practitioner who treats kids and teens, I know the negative effect the death of a pet has on their mental health and wellbeing. Many people consider pets to be a member of their family and for some children,....

2 Mullah Baradar Heading Broad Emergency Response Efforts

2022-01-06T18:00+0100tolonews (en)

The Islamic Emirate-led government is completely prepared to offer assistance to people affected by the recent natural disasters across Afghanistan, the deputy spokesman for the government said on Thursday. Bilal Karimi said the first deputy PM, Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, who is in charge of a....

More wet weather on the way as BOM crunches the 2021 numbers

2022-01-06T06:04+0100abc-au (en)

Regions in Victoria have already been battered, with several sites recording more than 100 millimetres in the 24 hours to 9am on Thursday. According to Andrea Peace, meteorologist at the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM), showers and storms are expected to continue on Thursday and into Friday.

Strong winds knock out power

2022-01-05T23:18+0100chathamdailynews (en)

At about 5 p.m., there were still 5,298 Hydro One customers without power. It was anticipated that the power for those residents would be restored by 7 p.m. Wednesday. Environment Canada issued a wind warning for Haldimand and Norfolk counties early Wednesday, saying strong winds were expected throughout the day and evening.

Prepare for THUNDERSNOW: Blizzards and lightning strikes could see homes knocked off the power grid

2022-01-05T14:31+0100eminetra (en)

Thundersnow could hit Scotland this week with blizzards and lightning strikes leaving homes without power as meteorologists warn of freezing -8C temperatures. The Met Office has warned of dangerous weather conditions on Thursday and Friday with as much as 10cm of snow falling on the highest ground,....

East Aceh's 5,627 flood victims still stay in shelters: BPBD

2022-01-05T08:07+0100antaranews-en (en)

Flood victims in Julok Sub-district, East Aceh District, still stay at Lhok Seuntang Village's mosque hall on January 4, 2022. ANTARA/Hayaturrahmah. Banda Aceh, Aceh (ANTARA) - Some 5,627 flood victims in East Aceh District still stay in temporary shelters, as Aceh Province is striving to recover....

Bay Area weather: Showers trail off, another storm brewing for Friday

2022-01-04T20:27+0100eastbaytimes (en)

Light, sporadic showers tapered off for most of the Bay Area on Tuesday while the North Bay could see rain until Wednesday morning before a lull in precipitation for the next few days, according to the National Weather Service. The dry spell is expected to be short-lived, with another storm in the forecast for Friday.

Bay Area weather: Showers trail off, another storm brewing for Friday

2022-01-04T20:18+0100mercurynews (en)

Light, sporadic showers tapered off for most of the Bay Area on Tuesday while the North Bay could see rain until Wednesday morning before a lull in precipitation for the next few days, according to the National Weather Service. The dry spell is expected to be short-lived, with another storm in the forecast for Friday.

Middle East – Deadly Floods in Oman and Iran

2022-01-04T10:46+0100floodlist (en)

Oman, UAE, Saudi Arabia and Kuwait. Media in Oman, quoting Civil Defence, reported on 01 January 2022 that 6 people had died in floods in Oman and 20 were rescued, mostly in areas around Muscat, Al Batinah South and Ad Dakhiliyah. Further heavy rain from 03 January worsened the situation, with....

1,000ac of prime tillage land in south Wexford ruined by flooding

2022-01-04T03:48+0100independent-ie (en)

Over 1,000 acres of land was flooded in south Wexford over the festive period after 100ml of rain fell on Christmas Day. Local farmer Jer O’Mahony the Wexford IFA chair said a number of tillage farmers had their crops completely destroyed. “Much of the land affected was highly productive tillage ground.

Flood advisory for Hawaii island extended; showers, thunderstorms possible statewide

2022-01-04T03:31+0100HonululuAdvertiser (en)

UPDATE: 3:45 p.m. The NWS has extended the flood advisory for the island of Hawaii another three hours to 6:30 p.m. today. At 3:16 p.m., radar indicated heavy rain over the windward side of Hawaii island. Rain was falling at a rate of 1 to 2 inches per hour.

Flood advisory issued for Hawaii island; showers, thunderstorms possible statewide

2022-01-04T00:30+0100HonululuAdvertiser (en)

UPDATE: 12:30 p.m. The NWS has reissued a flood advisory for the island of Hawaii due to excessive rainfall, effective until 3:30 p.m. Weather officials noted minor flooding on roads, in streams, and in poor drainage areas. At 12:19 p.m., radar indicated a stationary area of heavy rain over the Kohala districts of Hawaii island.

Severe thunderstorm and flash flood warnings in effect for Triangle, thousands without power

2022-01-03T13:06+0100wral (en)

. By WRAL Severe Weather Center. We could see a little bit of everything on Monday -- heavy rain, severe weather and even a little snow. The greatest threat will be heavy rain and flash flooding. What to know Orange and Chapel-Hill Carrboro schools have canceled classes Monday. There will be no remote learning.

Flash flood warning in effect for Triangle, thousands without power

2022-01-03T12:36+0100wral (en)

By WRAL Severe Weather Center. We could see a little bit of everything on Monday -- heavy rain, severe weather and even a little snow. The greatest threat will be heavy rain and flash flooding. What to know Orange and Chapel-Hill Carrboro schools have canceled classes Monday. There will be no remote learning.

Hundreds call for help as storm causes widespread damage, blackouts

2022-01-03T11:33+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

The ACT Emergency Services Agency has received more than 190 requests for help following severe thunderstorms and hail, which primarily impacted Belconnen and Gungahlin. Canberrans have reported trees falling on homes, damaged power lines, localised flooding and water damage.

Flooding, storms and snow all possible Monday. Here's the timeline

2022-01-03T11:06+0100wral (en)

By WRAL Severe Weather Center. We are tracking three threats on Monday -- flooding, severe weather and snow. Storms and flash flooding possible. A flood watch is in effect until 10 a.m. for the entire viewing area. "The biggest thing you need to know today is that we're going to see a lot of rain," WRAL meteorologist Elizabeth Gardner said.

Drier conditions expected after wet New Year’s weekend

2022-01-03T10:53+0100HonululuAdvertiser (en)

UPDATE: 11:40 p.m. The flash flood watch for Oahu has been canceled. National Weather Service forecasters said drier conditions, along with light winds, are expected through the first work week of the New Year. 4:13. Power has been restored to about 1,300 customers in Kailua, 3:39 p.m. Hawaiian Electric Co.

US: Adverse weather forecast across parts of the Southeast region through at least early Jan. 4 /update 3

2022-01-03T06:08+0100garda-com (en)

Event. A low-pressure system is forecast to bring heavy rainfall and thunderstorms to parts of the Southeast region through at least early Jan. 4. Severe weather, including hail, damaging winds, and tornadoes, is possible across the affected area. Government AdvisoriesThe US National Weather....

Flash flood watch remains overnight for Oahu as rainy weather lingers

2022-01-03T04:50+0100HonululuAdvertiser (en)

3:39 p.m. Hawaiian Electric Company reports via its online outage website that more than 1,300 customers are without power this afternoon in Kailua. Approimately 100 customers are also without power in Ahuimanu and Kahaluu, with about 100 more in areas of Leeward Oahu that include Pacific Palisades, Pearl City, Waiawa, Waikele, Waipahu and Waipio.

A look back at 10 billion-dollar disasters that happened in 2021

2022-01-03T02:25+0100wacotrib (en)

2021 was a year of tumult across the globe, but particularly when one examines weather patterns in the United States: Wildfires raged across the West Coast in the summer and fall, Hurricane Nicholas and Tropical Storms Fred and Elsa sent wind gusts in the Southeast, and cold and heat waves alike took turns as the seasons cycled.

Flash flood watch remains for Oahu, Kauai, Niihau as rainy weather lingers

2022-01-03T01:50+0100HonululuAdvertiser (en)

UPDATE: 2:06 p.m. The flash flood watch for Oahu has been extended until 6 a.m. Monday. 12:22 p.m. A flood advisory is in effect until 3 p.m. for the island of Oahu, due to excessive rain islandwide. According to the National Weather Service, at 11:48 a.m. radar indicated heavy rain was falling over Oahu at a rate of two to three inches per hour.

Flood advisory issued for Oahu; flood watch remains for Kauai, Niihau as rainy weather lingers

2022-01-03T00:19+0100HonululuAdvertiser (en)

UPDATE: 12:22 p.m. A flood advisory is in effect until 3 p.m. for the island of Oahu, due to excessive rain islandwide. According to the National Weather Service, at 11:48 a.m. radar indicated heavy rain was falling over Oahu at a rate of two to three inches per hour.

Hurricane force wind gusts in forecast along Oregon coast; wind advisory, flood watch extend inland

2022-01-02T22:31+0100oregonlive (en)

By The Oregonian/OregonLive.com The National Weather Service said hurricane force wind gusts could hit the Oregon coast Sunday night, likely knocking out power for some residents. Strong winds from the south and southwest are expected along the coast, with gusts topping 70 mph.

Rain sweeps across region, and cold weather is coming

2022-01-02T07:53+0100messenger-inquirer (en)

Rain that swept across the region brought more than 2 inches of rainfall to some counties, closing some state roadways. The rainfall will have a delayed impact and is expected to cause the Ohio River to exceed flood stage in Owensboro later this week. Meanwhile, winter will finally arrive and bring....

New Year's Day brings weather threats, including tornadoes as Kentucky gov declares state of emergency - ABC News

2022-01-02T00:40+0100google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

A tornado watch has been issued for parts of Kentucky and Tennessee on Saturday, effective until 6 p.m. CT. The tornado watch warning includes areas devestated by an outreak of tornadoes that left 93 dead across five states last month. The severe weather system brought heavy rain, thunderstorms,....

New Year's Day brings weather threats, including tornadoes as Kentucky gov declares state of emergency

2022-01-02T00:38+0100mycentraloregon (en)

GETTY/Mike Hollingshead. (KENTUCKY) — A tornado watch has been issued for parts of Kentucky and Tennessee on Saturday, effective until 6 p.m. CT. The tornado watch warning includes areas devestated by an outreak of tornadoes that left 93 dead across five states last month.

New Year's Day brings weather threats, including tornadoes as Kentucky gov declares state of emergency - ABC News

2022-01-02T00:34+0100google-top-stories (en)

A tornado watch has been issued for parts of Kentucky and Tennessee on Saturday, effective until 6 p.m. CT. The tornado watch warning includes areas devestated by an outreak of tornadoes that left 93 dead across five states last month. The severe weather system brought heavy rain, thunderstorms,....

News Storm 5 Alert: Strong storms moving through Middle TN Bree Smith

2022-01-01T21:00+0100newschannel5 (en)

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — December has been a relentlessly active month for Middle Tennessee and Kentucky, and unfortunately another round of strong to severe storms looks possible to start the new year. Much of Middle Tennessee and Kentucky are now under a tornado watch until 6 p.m.

Es posible que se produzcan inundaciones el día de Año Nuevo en el sur de Ohio, hielo y nieve en el norte

2022-01-01T15:31+0100notiulti (es)

Una alerta de inundación está vigente hasta la 1 am del domingo en el sur y sureste de Ohio, según el Servicio Meteorológico Nacional. Se espera lluvia durante todo el sábado y hasta la noche, según el Servicio Meteorológico Nacional, y la lluvia podría ser intensa a veces.

‘We lost everything’: Colorado wildfires destroy hundreds of homes

2022-01-01T09:13+0100guardian (en)

J ust as the flakes of the season’s first winter storm began to fall in the Colorado foothills, Heather Diiorio, 67, and her husband walked hand in hand in a daze down South 68th Street in Louisville, a community often ranked as one of America’s most livable small towns.

Flooding a concern as heavy rain continues across metro Atlanta

2022-01-01T00:24+0100fox5atlanta (en)

ATLANTA Flooding is now the main concern as heavy rain continues to fall across north Georgia. Parts of metro Atlanta are under a Flash Flood Warning. According to the National Weather Service, some locations that will experience flash flooding include Atlanta, Douglasville, Carrollton, Decatur,....

Places at frontline of climate crisis hurtle towards tipping point as scientists ask how fast we can evacuate

2021-12-31T18:00+0100inews-co-uk (en)

The past year was marked by a growing number of extreme weather events, from huge wildfires to devastating flooding, which largely ravaged areas at the frontline of the climate crisis. Scientists with the Climate Crisis Advisory Group told i that these destructive episodes are worsened by climate....

Grapevine reopens after strong storm leads to road closures, mudslide and wrecks around the region

2021-12-31T14:09+0100mercurynews (en)

Despite the heavy rainfall, there were no reports of debris flows from the Bobcat burn scar areas above Monrovia and Azusa, officials said, though the heaviest rainfall total – 7.2 inches as of 11 a.m. – was seen at the Cogswell Dam within the burn scar, said Mike Wofford, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service’s Oxnard office.

Flooding a concern as heavy rain continues across metro Atlanta

2021-12-30T23:45+0100fox5atlanta (en)

ATLANTA Flooding is now the main concern as heavy rain continues to fall across north Georgia. Parts of metro Atlanta are under a Flash Flood Warning. According to the National Weather Service, some locations that will experience flash flooding include Atlanta, Douglasville, Carrollton, Decatur,....

Chris Bailey’s Forecast | Flood Watch For The Weekend

2021-12-30T21:36+0100wkyt (en)

LEXINGTON, Ky. (WKYT) - It’s full steam ahead toward a wild holiday weekend of weather in our part of the world. I continue to track the potential for severe storms, flooding rains and some snow. 2022 ain’t holding back as it gets off to a fast start out of the gate.

Weather report: Flood warnings issued for Limpopo, Mpumalanga and KZN

2021-12-30T18:03+0100citizen (en)

The South Africa n Weather Service (Saws) has warned of severe thunderstorms over parts of Limpopo, Mpumalanga and KwaZulu-Natal on Thursday afternoon. Saws issued a orange level 5 warning for parts of Limpopo and Bushbuckridge in Mpumalanga. “These storms are expected to become severe and will be....

Eleventh warm year in a row – heavy rain characterizes the weather year 2021

2021-12-30T16:05+0100california18 (en)

Even without new temperature records, it was too warm in 2021 – making it the eleventh year in a row that is too warm. With an average temperature of 9.1 degrees, the year was 0.9 degrees above the value of the internationally valid reference period 1961 to 1990, reported the German Weather Service (DWD) in its annual balance sheet.

More Louisianans are flocking to areas with higher risk. What's it mean for the future?

2021-12-30T11:38+0100nola (en)

Growing up, Virginia native Michael Dameron spent every summer in south Vermilion Parish with his father and grandfather fishing for pogy, splitting his time between the East and Gulf coasts. He was no stranger to hurricane season. “This was like a second home to me,” Dameron said as he stood....

US: Adverse weather forecast across parts of the South, Southeast, and Ohio Valley regions through at least early Jan. 2 /update 1

2021-12-30T09:43+0100garda-com (en)

Event. A low-pressure system is forecast to bring heavy rainfall and thunderstorms to parts of the South, Southeast, and Ohio Valley regions through at least early Jan. 2. The affected area includes far northwestern Alabama, most of Arkansas, far southern Illinois, southwestern Kentucky,....

World Food Programme: utilità dei droni nel soccorso umanitario

2021-12-29T17:06+0100esgdata (it)

“È un hotspot, una rete WiFi sotto steroidi”, dice Patrick McKay di ‘R2C2’, il vettore di connettività a risposta rapida che sta volando nel parcheggio del quartier generale del World Food Programme a Roma. Appassionato di parapendio, il sudafricano è un responsabile delle operazioni di dati sui droni per l’organizzazione, in questo kit da 80.

Sierra Nevada records nearly 17-feet of snow this month

2021-12-29T17:04+0100dailymail (en)

Sierra Nevada records nearly 17 feet of snow this month - enough to break records - after months of extreme drought that triggered water shortages and stoked wildfires The Sierra Nevada mountain region recorded nearly 17 feet of snow on Tuesday morning The snowfall has made it the snowiest December....

Flooding in East Nusa Tenggara's Sumba Tengah affects 129 households

2021-12-29T09:52+0100antaranews-en (en)

As a result, several road sections have got inundated by floodwaters and covered by the fallen trees Kupang, E Nusa Tenggara (ANTARA) - Flash floods, triggered by heavy rains and strong winds that hit several areas of Sumba Tengah District in East Nusa Tenggara on Monday, affected 129 households, the Kupang Search and Rescue (SAR) Agency stated.

Severe winter storms wrack parts of western U.S. states

2021-12-28T11:30+0100famagusta-gazette (en)

The Pacific Northwest was slammed by a record-breaking storm on Sunday and Monday, as heavy snows and plummeting temperatures hit many of the normally temperate areas of California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington states where snowfall is rare. The U.S. National Weather Service (NWS) reported that....

Roundup: Severe winter storms wrack parts of western U.S. states

2021-12-28T11:13+0100china.org.cn (en)

by Julia Pierrepont III. LOS ANGELES, Dec. 27 (Xinhua) -- The Pacific Northwest was slammed by a record-breaking storm on Sunday and Monday, as heavy snows and plummeting temperatures hit many of the normally temperate areas of California, Nevada, Oregon and Washington states where snowfall is rare. The U.

La Niña Returns With Wet Weather – Protect Yourself And Your Possessions

2021-12-28T09:51+0100iafrica (en)

The International Research Institute for Climate and Society (IRI) recently issued a La Niña advisory. “La Niña is an intermittent climate phenomenon caused by the cooling of surface ocean water along the tropical west coast of South America. What this means for South Africa ns is that it’s going to....

The 10 most damaging weather events of 2021

2021-12-27T12:29+0100d1softballnews (en)

Hurricane Ida (€ 57 billion) Between the end of August and the beginning of September, a “category 4” hurricane – one that involves winds with gusts exceeding 200 kilometers per hour – hit a number of American states, including Louisiana (where one million people ran out of electricity), Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey and New York.

1961 BBC Climate Check (what they don’t broadcast!) – So whatsapp?

2021-12-27T09:19+0100jioforme (en)

This is very ironic as he could use the exact same referral for the 1961 climate check. It was then thought that the summer drought in the Canadian prairie was even worse than the Dust Bowl year of the 1930s. In many places there was no proper rainfall for a year and a half and the harvest was completely devastated.

Devastadoras inundaciones en el nordeste de Brasil dejan 18 muertos y a 47 ciudades en estado de emergencia

2021-12-27T00:37+0100lanacion-AR (es)

La crítica situación por las lluvias se agravó en las últimas horas. Tenemos 37 ciudades con varias comunidades bajo el agua ”, agregó el gobernador, quien sobrevoló en la mañana del domingo las áreas afectadas del sur bahiano. Es una tragedia gigantesca. No recuerdo en la historia reciente de Bahía que haya pasado algo de estas proporciones.

Alarm bells over shifting rainfall pattern

2021-12-26T15:28+0100thehindu (en)

The post-monsoon rainfall from October through November across Karnataka this year was the highest in the last 50 years. This accentuated the growing concerns that the shifting monsoon patterns being witnessed in recent years is induced by climate change and, in turn, could have a bearing on agriculture and crop output.

California storm worries spread; 2 found dead in submerged car

2021-12-26T13:20+0100foxnews (en)

in Millbrae, just south of San Francisco, rescued two people who had climbed atop a vehicle at a flooded underpass. But they weren't able to reach people in a fully submerged car, San Mateo County sheriff’s Detective Javier Acosta said. In the Sierra Nevada, an evacuation warning was issued for....

As Louisiana grapples with how to bolster its electric grid, leaders look to the feds for help

2021-12-26T11:20+0100nola (en)

The $1 trillion infrastructure bill passed by Congress last month contains significant investments in Louisiana’s electrical grid, which was exposed as frail and outdated by a series of hurricanes over the past year. The state is in a position to get a sizable chunk of the $27 billion earmarked for....

Storm strikes Southern California, washing out roads, downing street lights, causing mudslides

2021-12-25T17:50+0100whittierdailynews (en)

By mid-morning Friday, however, the sun had broken through in some parts of Los Angeles County’s coast. But whatever warmth is created was undercut by the biting wind that remained. And patches of blue sky were beset by dark storm clouds, portending the rain that seems likely to drench the region through Christmas weekend.

Storm strikes Southern California, washing out roads, downing street lights, causing mudslides

2021-12-25T17:20+0100dailybreeze (en)

By mid-morning Friday, however, the sun had broken through in some parts of Los Angeles County’s coast. But whatever warmth is created was undercut by the biting wind that remained. And patches of blue sky were beset by dark storm clouds, portending the rain that seems likely to drench the region through Christmas weekend.

2 dead in submerged car as California storm worries spread

2021-12-25T13:05+0100foxnews (en)

in Millbrae, just south of San Francisco, rescued two people who had climbed atop a vehicle at a flooded underpass. But they weren't able to reach people in a fully submerged car, San Mateo County sheriff’s Detective Javier Acosta said. In the Sierra Nevada , an evacuation warning was issued for....

Western storms bring flood threats, snow for Christmas Forecasters say winter storms that have killed at least two people will bring flooding threats, snow and bitter cold throughout much of the West through Christmas December 24, 2021

2021-12-25T06:26+0100ABCnews (en)

LOS ANGELES -- Two people died in a submerged car, evacuations were ordered for wildfire-scarred California, and Seattle and Portland faced the rare chance of snowy streets as a wave of storms rolled through the West. The new storms, which could drop rain and snow over much of the region into next....

Two dead in submerged car as California storm worries spread

2021-12-25T05:49+0100pakobserver (en)

Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday ordered evacuations for a fire-scarred Southern California canyon area because of possible mud and debris flows. Firefighters in Millbrae, just south of San Fran-cisco, rescued two people....

Western storms bring flood threats, snow for Christmas

2021-12-25T04:07+0100startribune (en)

The new storms, which could drop rain and snow over much of the region into next week and plunge the Pacific Northwest into a lengthy cold snap, follow a now-departed atmospheric river that delivered copious amounts of precipitation this week. On Thursday, two people died when their car was....

Storm strikes Southland, washing out roads, downing street lights, causing mudslides

2021-12-25T00:27+0100whittierdailynews (en)

By mid-morning Friday, however, the sun had broken through in some parts of Los Angeles County’s coast. But whatever warmth is created was undercut by the biting wind that remained. And patches of blue sky were beset by dark storm clouds, portending the rain that seems likely to drench the region through Christmas weekend.

Storm strikes Southland, washing out roads, downing street lights, causing mudslides

2021-12-25T00:21+0100dailybreeze (en)

By mid-morning Friday, however, the sun had broken through in some parts of Los Angeles County’s coast. But whatever warmth is created was undercut by the biting wind that remained. And patches of blue sky were beset by dark storm clouds, portending the rain that seems likely to drench the region through Christmas weekend.

Floods, snow and a heatwave: U.S. set for Christmas weather extremes - NBC News

2021-12-24T16:29+0100google-top-stories (en)

Winter storms in the western United States left two people dead on Thursday as other parts of the region face flood alerts, evacuations and the rare prospect of Parts of Oregon and Washington state could see an unlikely white Christmas as a pair of storm systems make their way across the country's....

Floods, snow and a heatwave: U.S. set for Christmas weather extremes - NBC News

2021-12-24T15:41+0100google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

Winter storms in the western United States left two people dead on Thursday as other parts of the region face flood alerts, evacuations and the rare prospect of Parts of Oregon and Washington state could see an unlikely white Christmas as a pair of storm systems make their way across the country's....

Floods, snow and a heatwave: U.S. set for Christmas weather extremes

2021-12-24T14:21+0100nbcnews (en)

Winter storms in the western United States left two people dead on Thursday as other parts of the region face flood alerts, evacuations and the rare prospect of Parts of Oregon and Washington state could see an unlikely white Christmas as a pair of storm systems make their way across the country's....

2 dead in submerged car as California storm worries spread

2021-12-24T11:56+0100newsnow-co-uk (en)

LOS ANGELES: Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday ordered evacuations for a fire-scarred Southern California canyon area because of possible mud and debris flows. Firefighters in Millbrae, just south of San Francisco, rescued....

Two dead in submerged car as California storm worries spread - OregonLive

2021-12-24T09:41+0100google-top-stories-innovatie (en)

A large eucalyptus tree blocks the northbound lanes of Highway 13 just past Redwood Road in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, as heavy rain falls across the region. Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday urged residents....

Heavy overnight rains leave 2 dead in submerged car in California

2021-12-24T09:28+0100business-standard (en)

Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday ordered evacuations for a fire-scarred Southern California canyon area because of possible mud and debris flows. Firefighters in Millbrae, just south of San Francisco, rescued two people....

Dos muertos en un auto sumergido en California mientras se extienden alertas por inundaciones y nieve

2021-12-24T08:36+0100univision (es)

Los bomberos en Millbrae, al sur de San Francisco, lograron rescatar a dos personas que se habían subido a un vehículo en un paso subterráneo inundado pero no consiguieron llegar a otras dos en un automóvil completamente sumergido, informó Javier Acosta, de la oficina del sheriff del condado de San Mateo, en un comunicado.

2 dead in submerged car as California storm worries spread

2021-12-24T05:54+0100timesofindia (en)

LOS ANGELES: Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday ordered evacuations for a fire-scarred Southern California canyon area because of possible mud and debris flows. Firefighters in Millbrae, just south of San Francisco, rescued....

2 dead in submerged car as California storm worries spread

2021-12-24T05:52+0100startribune (en)

Firefighters in Millbrae, just south of San Francisco, rescued two people who had climbed atop a vehicle at a flooded underpass. But they weren't able to reach people in a fully submerged car, San Mateo County sheriff's Det. Javier Acosta said. In the Sierra Nevada, an evacuation warning was issued....

2 Dead in Submerged Car as California Storm Worries Spread

2021-12-24T02:25+0100theepochtimes (en)

LOS ANGELES—Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday urged residents of several Southern California mountain and canyon communities to voluntarily leave their homes because of possible mud and debris flows.

Two Die in Submerged Car Following Heavy Rain Storm in Northern California

2021-12-24T02:20+0100newsweek-USA (en)

Authorities said torrential rain in Northern California killed two people Thursday after their car was submerged in a flooded underpass and rescuers weren't able to get them out. An individual called 911 needing to be rescued after they escaped to the roof of their car because the underpass was filling up with rainwater.

2 dead in submerged car as torrential rains hammer California

2021-12-24T02:00+0100HonululuAdvertiser (en)

LOS ANGELES >> Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday urged residents of several Southern California mountain and canyon communities to voluntarily leave their homes because of possible mud and debris flows.

Two dead in submerged car as California storm worries spread

2021-12-24T01:34+0100oregonlive (en)

A large eucalyptus tree blocks the northbound lanes of Highway 13 just past Redwood Road in Oakland, Calif., Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, as heavy rain falls across the region. Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday urged residents....

Two Die in Submerged Car Following Heavy Rain in Northern California

2021-12-24T01:22+0100newsweek (en)

Authorities said torrential rain in Northern California killed two people Thursday after their car was submerged in a flooded underpass and rescuers weren't able to get them out. An individual called 911 needing to be rescued after they escaped to the roof of their car because the underpass was filling up with rainwater.

2 dead in submerged car as California storm worries spread

2021-12-24T01:10+0100news-gazette (en)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Heavy overnight rains in Northern California left two people dead in a submerged car as authorities on Thursday urged residents of several Southern California mountain and canyon communities to voluntarily leave their homes because of possible mud and debris flows.

Investigación revela una nueva evidencia de un tsunami en Chile que no aparece en registros

2021-12-22T07:53+0100elsiglodetorreon (es)

Un gran terremoto ocurrido al lado de la costa central del sur de Chile en 1737 podría haber ocasionado un tsunami substancial que no consta en los registros históricos, según apunta una nueva investigación publicada en Nature. Ese tipo de registros se emplean para predecir con qué frecuencia es....

Duterte inspecciona el sur de Negros azotado por el tifón y entrega ayuda

2021-12-21T01:06+0100notiulti (es)

CIUDAD DE BACOLOD – El presidente Rodrigo Duterte inspeccionó el sur de Negros azotado por el tifón el lunes 20 de diciembre y se comprometió a proporcionar P2 mil millones a cada una de las provincias devastadas por “Odette”. El Sr. Duterte también dirigió la distribución ceremonial de paquetes de....

Piogge torrenziali in Malesia: in corso le peggiori inondazioni degli ultimi 7 anni, 22mila evacuati [FOTO]

2021-12-19T07:38+0100meteoweb (it)

Oltre 22mila persone sono state evacuate in Malesia a causa della peggiore inondazione degli ultimi 7 anni: lo ha reso noto il governo. Le piogge torrenziali, che cadono da venerdì nel Paese del sud-est asiatico, hanno causato l’innalzamento dei fiumi, che sono esondati inondando di acqua le aree....

huellas dactilares de un clima cambiante en BC

2021-12-13T16:05+0100notiulti (es)

Inundaciones catastróficas en el sur de la Columbia Británica provocaron deslizamientos de tierra que se cobraron la vida de cuatro personas, destruyeron las casas de miles de personas y derrumbaron la infraestructura, arrasaron puentes y grandes trozos de carreteras y provocaron intrusiones en cientos de secciones de pavimento.

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