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Tropical Cyclone Joyce Makes Landfall on Australia's Pilbara Coast

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 04:04:00 +0100enn (en)

NOAA's JPSS-1 satellite provided a visible image of the tropical storm after it made landfall along the Pilbara Coast in the northwestern part of Western Australia . On Jan. 12, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology (ABM) posted warnings from Sandfire to De Grey, and inland parts of the northeast Pilbara including Marble Bar.

Signalement : le cyclone tropical Joyce

Fri, 12 Jan 2018 07:33:00 +0100newskitchen (fr)

– Source: Republic of France – Foreign Affairs in French – Press Release/Statement. Headline: Signalement : le cyclone tropical Joyce . Signalement : le cyclone tropical Joyce de catégorie 1 (vent de 75 km/h avec rafales allant jusqu’à 100 km/h) est actif dans le nord du Western Australia .

US suffers 6 weather disasters with damage over $1B in 2017

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 17:57:00 +0100telegram (en)

By Seth Borenstein, The Associated Press. WASHINGTON — With three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion. The U.S. had 16 disasters last year with damage exceeding a billion....

Barrie home builders head south to repair Puerto Rico school

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:54:00 +0100simcoe (en)

“After the hurricane hit Puerto Rico and we watched the news, we realized not a lot was being done for the people,” Bazely said. “He texted, ‘what do you think? Is Puerto Rico next?’ and I smiley faced back at him.” Tarry visited the community to check out the damage, four months after the hurricane.

Speaking of America: 'Now, I feel like home'

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:33:00 +0100news-yahoo (en)

When the morning arrived, the sleepy bayou near Petra Cervantes’ home had arisen in fury, and the water in her house covered her ankles. In 30 minutes, it was up to her knees. Soon, it was up to her chest. “It was time to leave,” she says. Her daughter, a paramedic, had planned ahead for hurricane Harvey.

New cellphone emergency alerts could target areas as small as Minute Maid Park

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 16:12:00 +0100chron (en)

Emergency alerts warning of flooding, tornadoes or other looming disasters could be targeted to specific neighborhoods under proposed upgrades to the nation's emergency alerts system, filling a gap exposed during Hurricane Harvey. The proposed changes, announced Tuesday by Federal Communications....

Speaking of America: 'Now, I feel like home'

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 15:53:00 +0100csmonitor (en)

January 10, 2018 Houston When the morning arrived, the sleepy bayou near Petra Cervantes’ home had arisen in fury, and the water in her house covered her ankles. In 30 minutes, it was up to her knees. Soon, it was up to her chest. “It was time to leave,” she says. Her daughter, a paramedic, had planned ahead for hurricane Harvey.

Houston's most influential man in theater retiring from Alley

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 15:29:00 +0100houstonchronicle (en)

Gregory Boyd, the artistic director of the Alley Theatre who is considered by many to be the most influential figure in Houston theater, is stepping down from his post. Boyd, 66, was 28 years into his career at the Alley when a news release issued at 6 p.m. Tuesday announced that Thursday would be his last day.

New cellphone emergency alerts could target areas as small as Minute Maid Park

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 15:29:00 +0100houstonchronicle (en)

The proposed changes, announced Tuesday by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, would allow officials to use "device-based geo-targeting" to send alerts to all the cellphones in areas as small as one-tenth of a mile in radius. The current Wireless Emergency Alerts system only allows officials to target all cellphones in a county.

Fortis Earns "Emergency Assistance Award" for Efforts to Restore Service After Hurricane Irma

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:22:00 +0100finanznachrichten-en (en)

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR -- (Marketwired) -- 01/10/18 -- The Edison Electric Institute ("EEI") today presented Fortis Inc. ("Fortis") (TSX: FTS)(NYSE: FTS) and its group of utilities with the "Emergency Assistance Award" for its outstanding work assisting customers impacted by Hurricane Irma in September 2017.

Fortis : Earns "Emergency Assistance Award" for Efforts to Restore Service After Hurricane Irma

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:20:00 +01004-traders (en)

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - Jan 10, 2018) - The Edison Electric Institute ("EEI") today presented Fortis Inc. ("Fortis") (TSX:FTS)(NYSE:FTS) and its group of utilities with the "Emergency Assistance Award" for its outstanding work assisting customers impacted by Hurricane Irma in September 2017.

Fortis Earns "Emergency Assistance Award" for Efforts to Restore Service After Hurricane Irma

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 12:09:00 +0100marketwatch (en)

ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR, Jan 10, 2018 (Marketwired via COMTEX) -- ST. JOHN'S, NEWFOUNDLAND AND LABRADOR--(Marketwired - Jan. 10, 2018) - The Edison Electric Institute ("EEI") today presented Fortis Inc. ("Fortis") (FTS) and its group of utilities with the "Emergency Assistance Award"....

US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 07:05:00 +0100wacotrib (en)

WASHINGTON (AP) — With three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion. The U.S. had 16 disasters last year with damage exceeding a billion dollars, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Monday.

Tsunami Advisory in Effect For Caribbean Islands After Magnitude 7.8 Earthquake

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 06:18:00 +0100wn (en)

The United States Geological Service (USGS) reported that late on Tuesday night a 7.6 magnitude earthquake struck just north of Honduras in the Caribbean sea, sparking a tsunami advisory for the area, according to NBC News. The Pacific Tsunami Warning Center (PTWC) said that there would be hazardous....

US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 05:32:00 +0100foxcarolina (en)

By SETH BORENSTEIN AP Science Writer. WASHINGTON (AP) - With three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion. The U.S. had 16 disasters last year with damage exceeding a billion....

Houston's most influential man in theater retiring from Alley

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 05:20:00 +0100houstonchronicle (en)

Gregory Boyd, the artistic director of the Alley Theatre who is considered by many to be the most influential figure in Houston theater, is stepping down from his post. Boyd, 66, was 28 years into his career at the Alley when a news released issued at 6 p.m. Tuesday announced that Thursday would be his last day.

FPL underground power cost change approved

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 04:28:00 +0100palmbeachpost (en)

Above ground utility poles on North Ocean Way between Nightingale Trail and La Puerta Way in Palm Beach on July 15, 2016. The town has begun a nine-year project to place power lines underground. (Richard Graulich / Daily News) A change in how the cost of conversion from overhead to underground....

2017 was US's costliest weather year on record

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 04:14:00 +0100euronews-en (en)

Last year was the third-warmest year on record in the United States, contributing to 16 separate billion-dollar-plus disasters that made 2017 the most expensive weather year ever, federal climatologists said Monday. The National Centers for Environmental Information , a division of the National....

Harvey, other disasters prompt FCC to revisit emergency cellphone alerts

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 03:44:00 +0100houstonchronicle (en)

The proposed changes, announced Tuesday by Federal Communications Commission Chairman Ajit Pai, would allow officials to use "device-based geo-targeting" to send alerts to all the cellphones in areas as small as one-tenth of a mile in radius. The current Wireless Emergency Alerts system only allows officials to target all cell phones in a county.

Hurricane Harvey, other disasters prompt FCC to revisit emergency cellphone alerts

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 03:28:00 +0100chron (en)

Emergency alerts warning of flooding, tornados or other looming disasters could be targeted to specific neighborhoods under proposed upgrades to the nation's emergency alerts system, filling a gap exposed during Hurricane Harvey. The proposed changes, announced Tuesday by Federal Communications....

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