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Higher waves, sea levels and tide cycles will leave us vulnerable

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 23:28:00 +0200southernstar (en)

LARGE tracts of West Cork will remain vulnerable to flooding despite the Office of Public Works spending over €80m on robust defence schemes in the region. According to maps prepared by them as part of their Lee Catchment Flood Risk Assessment and Management Study (CFRAMS), parts of Clonakilty,....

Bush IAH lifts ground stop as severe weather moves through Houston

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 04:47:00 +0200houstonchronicle (en)

9:20 p.m. UPDATE: A second round of storms expected to slam the Houston area overnight are stronger than previously forecast, according to the National Weather Service. This means there is an increased chance of flooding, meteorologists predict. Most of the threat appears to be in the Brazos Valley,....

Slight risk of severe weather tonight

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 02:44:00 +020012newsnow (en)

A wet night across SE Texas with locally heavy rainfall possible with 2-4” forecast with 6” possible. A Tornado Watch is in effect until 9 pm, however chances are low. A Flash Flood Watch is in effect through tonight. Because the system has slowed, showers are now forecast for Thursday Morning with sunny skies by afternoon and warm temperatures.

Iowa Flood Center debuts new weather stations

Thu, 29 Mar 2018 01:05:00 +0200thegazette (en)

By Katie Mills Giorgio, correspondent. Major flooding throughout the state in recent years has many Eastern Iowans more in tune with river levels. The Iowa Flood Center at the University of Iowa is deploying 20 new, high-tech weather stations statewide able to give a more complete forecast of flood....

Tornado watches in effect for southern Deep East Texas counties

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 23:22:00 +0200kswo (en)

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The cold front, which is the focus of the rain/storms across East Texas will slowly move southeastward through the night tonight and into Thursday morning. The Risks for the strongest storms and most significant flooding potential has now moved farther south. If you live north of U.

Tornado watches in effect for southern Deep East Texas counties

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 23:22:00 +0200newswest9 (en)

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The cold front, which is the focus of the rain/storms across East Texas will slowly move southeastward through the night tonight and into Thursday morning. The Risks for the strongest storms and most significant flooding potential has now moved farther south. If you live north of U.

Tornado watches in effect for southern Deep East Texas counties

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 23:17:00 +0200kxxv (en)

TYLER, TX (KLTV) - The cold front, which is the focus of the rain/storms across East Texas will slowly move southeastward through the night tonight and into Thursday morning. The Risks for the strongest storms and most significant flooding potential has now moved farther south. If you live north of U.

Tornadoes a risk as severe weather approaches New Orleans

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 22:55:00 +0200nola (en)

A line of severe weather is headed for New Orleans, likely arriving in the region early Thursday (March 29). Forecasters are warning of damaging wind gusts as well as the possibility of small tornadoes. The National Weather Service said areas north the Interstate 10 corridor face the greatest risk....

A wet and stormy forecast for late today

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:23:00 +020012newsnow (en)

A cold front is headed for Southeast Texas. The front will bring scattered rain and thunderstorms starting this afternoon into tonight. The rain will be heavy at times with the possibility of 2 to 5 inches before it ends early Thursday morning. Because of the heavy rain a Flash Flood Watch has been issued until Thursday.

A few severe storms possible next two days in Alabama

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 15:07:00 +0200al (en)

Most of Alabama will have some sort of severe weather risk on Thursday as a cold front approaches. The areas in yellow will be under a slight risk, which means scattered severe storms will be possible. Nearly all of the rest of the state will have a marginal risk. Storms will be possible morning through evening statewide.

See where homes have been built in Houston's floodplains

Wed, 28 Mar 2018 13:30:00 +0200houstonchronicle (en)

Photo: OffCite Mike Morris Mayor Sylvester Turner is asking City Council this week to consider tightening development rules in Houston's floodplains, pointing to data of Hurricane Harvey's wreckage to help bolster his case. The city Public Works department produced an analysis that shows, among....

Researchers investigate if Hurricane Harvey helped fire ants spread in Texas

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 09:17:00 +0200terradaily (en)

Scientists at Rice University are trying to measure the impact of Hurricane Harvey on fire ant populations, an invasive species common throughout the South. Previous studies suggest invasive species take over and thrive in damaged ecosystems. Hurricane Harvey offered ecologists another chance to test the theory.

Researchers investigate if Hurricane Harvey helped fire ants spread in Texas

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 22:51:00 +0200upi (en)

. "It offers a unique opportunity to explore whether a single extreme-weather event can re-shuffle an entire community of organisms." With support from the National Science Foundation's Rapid Response Research, Miller and his colleagues are conducting monthly surveys of fire ant and tawny crazy ant....

Hurricane Katrina

Mon, 26 Mar 2018 04:33:00 +0200sunherald (en)

survivors from the Mississippi Gulf Coast describe how faith-based groups were key to their recovery from the 2005 storm. Those interviewed were collecting donations for Hurricane Harvey victims, and they offer a message of hope A mayor from Pass Christian, an attorney with the Mississippi Center....

Power, sewage cut: Towns devastated by cyclone

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 22:08:00 +0200qt (en)

TROPICAL Cyclone Nora is continuing to wallop north Queensland with torrential rain and strong winds despite being downgraded to a tropical low late on Sunday. Forecasters warned the worst was yet to come for some communities as the low pressure system was expected to cause flash flooding overnight....

MIL-OSI Australia: 25/10:51 EST Tropical Cyclone Advice for TC Nora

Sun, 25 Mar 2018 03:49:00 +0200foreignaffairs-nz (en)

Source: Australia Bureau of Meteorology. IDQ20023. Australian Government Bureau of Meteorology Queensland Tropical Cyclone Warning Centre. Media: The Standard Emergency Warning Signal should NOT be used with this warning. TOP PRIORITY FOR IMMEDIATE BROADCAST TROPICAL CYCLONE ADVICE NUMBER 28.

California storm moves on after forcing flood rescues

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 21:18:00 +0100bakersfieldnow (en)

This drone photo from video provided by the California Governor's Office of Emergency Services shows firefighters from the Folsom, Calif., Fire Department rescuing a motorist whose car became stuck as a flash flood washed over a road near Folsom Thursday, March 22, 2018. (Kelly B.

California storm moves on after forcing flood rescues

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 21:03:00 +0100fox13memphis (en)

LOS ANGELES (AP) - A powerful storm that swelled California rivers, flooded streets and triggered water rescues throughout the state moved on early Friday, leaving only a few stray showers in its wake. Though the three-day storm had spared communities a repeat of the deadly debris flows following a....

California Storm Forces Flood Rescues but Spares Montecito

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 20:06:00 +0100voanews (en)

LOS ANGELES — A powerful storm that swelled California rivers, flooded streets and triggered water rescues throughout the state moved on early Friday, leaving only a few stray showers in its wake. Though the three-day storm had spared communities a repeat of the deadly debris flows following a....

California storm moves on after forcing flood rescues

Fri, 23 Mar 2018 18:49:00 +0100gainesville (en)

Amanda Lee Myers And John Antczak, The Associated Press. LOS ANGELES (AP) " A powerful storm that swelled California rivers, flooded streets and triggered water rescues throughout the state moved on early Friday, leaving only a few stray showers in its wake.

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