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'Bomb Cyclone' to Blast US Before Polar Vortex Releases Wild Cold Weather This Week

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 08:08:00 +0100sciencealert (en)

Unforgiving cold has punished the eastern third of the United States for the past 10 days. But the most severe winter weather conditions yet will assault the area late this week. First, a large and powerful storm will hammer coastal locations from Georgia to Maine with ice and snow.

‘Agaton’ strengthens into tropical storm as it exits Philippines

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 07:57:00 +0100philstar (en)

Moving at 25 kilometers per hour, "Agaton" is expected to be outside of Philippine Area of Responsibility Wednesday afternoon. Freeman. MANILA, Philippines — "Agaton" (international name: Bolaven ) has intensified into a tropical storm Wednesday morning as it veers away from the country. In its 11 a.

News Meet the 10 'best-mannered' people in 2017

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 07:15:00 +0100usaToday (en)

Revelers take part in the carnival between the Pyrenees villages of Ituren and Zubieta in northern Spain on Jan. 30, 2017. In one of the most ancient carnivals in Europe, dating from before the Roman empire, people parade the streets costumed in sandals, lace petticoats, sheepskins around the waist....

Haiti: Humanitarian Action for Children 2018 - Haiti

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 07:08:00 +0100reliefWeb (en)

In 2018, UNICEF and partners plan for: 720,000 people reached by rapid response teams and benefitting from the cordon sanitaire. 30,000 children accessing recreational and psychosocial support activities. 30,000 children aged 5 to 14, including children repatriated from the Dominican Republic, received learning materials to access education.

Microbes detected in International Space Station; opens up possibility of space colonization

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 06:52:00 +0100ibtimes-sg (en)

Scientists have detected microbes aboard the International Space Station for the first time through live tests in the space station laboratory. The new identification methodology could be useful to check microorganisms living on space travelers' body to estimate their health conditions and diseases.

Tropical depression grows into storm en route to southern Vietnam

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 05:38:00 +0100vnexpress (en)

A tropical depression which has killed at least two people in the Philippines strengthened into a storm as it was heading to south central Vietnam on Tuesday morning. The depression gained strength after entering the South China Sea, which is known as the East Sea in Vietnam, and became the first storm to rage Vietnamese waters this year.

What Is A Bomb Cyclone: Powerful Storm, Polar Vortex Brew

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 05:31:00 +0100patch (en)

A "bomb cyclone" is building in the Atlantic, and may bring hurricane-force winds and polar vortex temperatures to the Eastern Seaboard. As a fierce weather system meteorologists are calling a "bomb cyclone" builds, at least one airline is proactively warning travelers that flights in several....

Storm to blast East Coast before polar vortex makes things even colder

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 05:09:00 +0100seattletimes (en)

Chris McGuire tries to stay warm as he waits for a space at the City Rescue Mission on Tuesday in Jacksonville, Fla. Dangerously cold temperatures blamed for several deaths have wreaked havoc across a wide swath of the U.S. (Will Dickey/AP) Forecasters are expecting the storm to become a so-called....

Winter Storm To Hit East Coast Could Shatter All-Time Cold Temperature Records

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 04:54:00 +0100huffingtonpost-us-en (en)

The National Weather Service has warned that a “ bomb cyclone ” will bring “bitterly cold temperatures” to as far south as the Florida panhandle, affecting the coast all the way up to Maine. “Reinforcing shots of arctic air will continue across much of the Eastern half of the country through this....

HC Investigations

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 04:41:00 +0100houstonchronicle (en)

A passenger on a flight from Houston to Washington D.C. has accused United Airlines of giving her first-class seat to U.S. Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee. D-Houston, and then threatening to remove her from the plane for complaining and snapping a photo of the Houston congresswoman. "It was just so ...

What Is a Winter Hurricane? Here's an Explainer

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 04:39:00 +0100newsweek-USA (en)

A greater swath of the U.S. eastern area had been under extreme cold weather in almost two weeks—and the worst is yet to come. Winter Storm Grayson is expected to bring frigid temperatures, snow and sleet to the southeastern coast, while the easternmost part of New Hampshire will experience a ravaging storm that resembles “ a winter hurricane .

Flood and weather warnings in place as sub-tropical storm approaches NZ 7 hours ago

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 04:18:00 +0100newstalkzb (en)

UPDATE 12.33PM: Most of the North Island's coastline is at risk of flooding as a sub-tropical storm whips up ferocious seas combined with the biggest tides of the year. Niwa is warning the is bearing similarities which struck at Easter three years ago inundating coastal communities across the upper North Island and on the South Island's West Coast.

NJIT Offers Free Tuition and Housing for Puerto Rican Students Affected by Hurricane Maria

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 04:17:00 +0100centraljersey (en)

New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT) is offering students in Puerto Rico, who have been impacted by the Hurricane Maria, an opportunity to continue their studies providing an academic scholarship, free housing and a basic meal plan for the spring 2018 semester.

What Is a Winter Hurricane? Here's an Explainer

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 04:05:00 +0100newsweek (en)

A greater swath of the U.S. eastern area had been under extreme cold weather in almost two weeks—and the worst is yet to come. Winter Storm Grayson is expected to bring frigid temperatures, snow and sleet to the southeastern coast, while the easternmost part of New Hampshire will experience a ravaging storm that resembles “ a winter hurricane .

Green leadership

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 02:25:00 +0100houstonchronicle (en)

As the world starts a new year, the White House, too, is finding itself back at the beginning. About 100 nominees will have to be renominated in 2018 after being blocked in the Senate. Among those dozens of names is Kathleen Hartnett White, former chairwoman of the Texas Commission on Environmental....

Company hired to fix road collapsed by Hurricane Irma

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 02:20:00 +0100gainesville (en)

Cleveland Tinker @ClevelandTinker. A company has been hired to recommend a permanent fix to the last remaining Alachua County road closed because of Hurricane Irma. A stretch of Northeast 21st Street between Northeast 156th and 192nd avenues near New Life Christian Center Church in Monteocha has....

ALF's, Nursing Homes under strict deadlines 3 hours ago

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 02:13:00 +0100abcactionnews (en)

Following the tragic nursing home deaths during Hurricane Irma, 21 new bills have been proposed regarding assisted living facilities and nursing homes. “It was untenable and horrible and horrific what happened that nursing home residents suffered the way they did,” said State Senator Darryl Rouson.

Bomb Cyclone May Plunge Much Of US In Polar Vortex

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 02:04:00 +0100patch (en)

Bomb Cyclone Storm, Wicked Cold Polar Vortex May Snarl Air Travel A "bomb cyclone" is building in the Atlantic, and may bring hurricane-force winds and polar vortex temperatures to the Eastern Seaboard. As a fierce weather system meteorologists are calling a "bomb cyclone" builds, at least one....

South Florida braces for its first cold front of 2018

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 01:30:00 +0100miamiherald (en)

Model beach houses take a beating as scientists at the University of Miami Rosenstiel School of Marine & Atmospheric Science crank up a one-of-a-kind hurricane simulation tank at the school. Scientist Ben Kirtman, the Director of the Cooperative Institute of Marine & Atmospheric Studies explains how....

A 'cold-weather bomb' is bearing down on the East Coast —...

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 01:18:00 +0100beaumontenterprise (en)

http://www.businessinsider.com/cold-weather-bomb-east-coast-snow-record-lows-2018-1?utm_source=hearst&utm_medium=referral&utm_content=allverticals. REUTERS/Brian Snyder. A winter storm is forecast to slam the East Coast this week, bringing snow and freezing weather from Florida to Maine.

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