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1 hr ago | Braintree and Witham Times

Dramatic storm sees several Essex properties hit by lightning

The county was hit by torrential rain from between 8pm-10pm and lightning is understood to have struck several buildings, including a house in Basildon, one in Braintree and a conservatory in the Maldon area.


Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather

Sat Jul 12, 2014

Electric Energy Online

Overhead Distribution Switch Withstands Hurricane Conditions

Designed for mounting on steel-reinforced, concrete poles, Trayer Engineering's ALTA Series of storm-hardened overhead vacuum switches for medium-voltage distribution systems are engineered to withstand hurricane strength winds, heavy rain, dust and debris.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tornado, Weather

WABC-AM New York

Government Shutdown Baby Boom: Real or Coincidence?

It's been nine months since the government shutdown, and some D.C. area hospitals are reporting a surprising development: Babies.


Related Topix: Virginia, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Medicine, Obstetrics and Gynecology

Brandon Sun

Storm threatens Brandon, but dikes hold as Assiniboine River crests

Thunderstorms threaten to whip up winds and douse waterlogged parts of Manitoba with rain, but the province says dikes are holding and that the Assiniboine River has reached its crest in Brandon.


Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Flood, Hailstorm, Weather

The WSU Signpost

Top five devastating hurricanes

With the 2014 hurricane season underway, on Wednesday Japan faced one of the mightiest typhoons the Western Pacific has seen this year.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tornado, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Galveston, TX


NCDOT work crews to pick up pace of Arthur repairs

Motorists using the southern portion of N.C. Highway 12 next week will encounter N.C. Department of Transportation crews doing work in the wake of Hurricane Arthur.


Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur

WCTV Tallahassee

Hurricane Preparedness Tour, Hurricane Hunters Come To Tallahassee

Hurricane season officially begins a week from Sunday. Part of being prepared is having some idea of where these storms are headed.


Related Topix: Tallahassee, FL, Natural Disasters

Fri Jul 11, 2014


Hurricane Insurance Deductible Fact Sheet

Do you understand how hurricane damage affects your homeowners insurance? You should, if you have property in a hurricane high-risk region, such as the Gulf of Mexico or an Atlantic coastal community.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Weather

Business Journal

Here's how many Baltimore-area properties are at risk for being walloped by a hurricane

There are 12,200 Baltimore-area properties that are at extreme risk for being damaged in a hurricane-related coastal storm surge, meaning those properties could suffer harm during even the least severe categories of hurricanes.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Fort Myers, FL

WDSU-TV New Orleans

Lessons learned from Hurricane Arthur

While southeast Louisiana wasn't in Arthur's path, it was a good opportunity to test preparation, the National Weather Service said.


Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Natural Disasters


Stranded Woman Tells How She Survived in Gulf for 13 Hours

Dora and Larry Steed were diving for scallops off the Gulf of Mexico when Hurricane Arthur winds drove their boat away.


Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Homosassa, FL

Asbury Park Press

Hurricane Arthur: images of the storm

Hurricane Arthur: images of the storm Hurricane Arthur was a pretty unique fellow.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Tornado, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Beaufort, NC

Typhoon Neoguri brushes by Tokyo

Typhoon Neoguri brought wind and waves to the Tokyo region early on Friday after causing havoc across small communities in western and central Japan earlier in the week.


Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, World News, Japan, Train Disaster

Thu Jul 10, 2014

WDSU-TV New Orleans

Southeast Louisiana NWS officials learn lessons from Hurricane Arthur

While that system is all said and done, it certainly washed up reminders that anything is possible during this hurricane season.


Related Topix: Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Slidell, LA, Natural Disasters

Island Ad-Vantages

Hurricane Arthur turns Fourth of July celebrations into two-day affair

The rain held off until the evening on Friday, allowing the Stonington Six and Fun Run to take place .


Related Topix: Life, Holidays, 4th of July, Weather, Hurricane Arthur, Deer-Isle, ME, Baked Goods, Cookies, Dessert, Food, Stonington, ME

ABC2 Maryland

How a typhoon in Japan affects the U.S.

Some parts of Japan could receive three months' worth of rain in a matter of two days.


Related Topix: Tornado, Natural Disasters, Weather


6.5 million homes at risk from storm surges

Every summer, residents along the Gulf of Mexico and Atlantic Ocean coasts brace themselves for the hurricane season.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Weather, Hurricane Arthur

Washington Times

Texas Gov. Rick Perry: Obama showed up after Hurricane Sandy, why not the Texas border?

Texas Gov. Rick Perry challenged President Obama's reasoning for not traveling to the border during a fundraising swing through the Lone Star state, saying Americans expect their commander-in-chief to respond to the unfolding humanitarian crisis in much the same way he responds to natural disasters.


Related Topix: Texas Government, Texas, Rick Perry, US Governors, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Immigration Reform


NASA Announces Winners Of Challenge To Design Hurricane-Tracking Uncrewed Aerial Systems

NASA has selected three winning designs solicited to address the technological limitations of the uncrewed aerial systems currently used to track and collect data on hurricanes.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Science / Technology, NASA, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Purdue University, University of Virginia, Hampton, VA

Washington Examiner

2 tornadoes confirmed in Va. in wake of hurricane

The National Weather Service has confirmed that two weak tornadoes touched down in Virginia Beach and Norfolk from Hurricane Arthur's rain bands.


Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Hurricane Arthur, Tornado