Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Storm Imogen lashes Britain with gales and heavy rainRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Times-series.co.uk

    Britain was lashed by hurricane-force winds that reached nearly 100mph as Storm Imogen battered southern parts of the country and left commuters braced for havoc on the transport networks. Gales and heavy rain have forced road closures and delays to rail services, with airports warning flights may be disrupted.

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  2. Essex commuters face long delays as Storm Imogen gales batter regionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | East Anglian Daily Times

    Rail service operators Greater Anglia said on their website: "A limited rail replacement bus service will be in operation between Clacton, Thorpe-le Soken and Colchester, from about 09.00, with buses being operated by Talisman Coaches, Dons of Dunmow and Panther Travel. An additional journey time of about 45 minutes can be expected on the buses."

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  3. Storm Imogen Live: Hurricane force winds batter the SouthRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Daily Echo

    Let rhe record show that when I challenged the Echo to provide evidence for their claim that the police had issued an Amber Weather Warning.,,they had no evidence. @Echo...if you can't be bothered to tell the truth, why are you claiming to be a newspaper? Let rhe record show that when I challenged the Echo to provide evidence for their claim that the police had issued an Amber Weather Warning.,,they had no evidence.

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  4. New Jersey faces snow, coastal flooding from stormRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | New Jersey Herald

    The National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from Monday night through Tuesday evening for Burlington, Cumberland, Atlantic, Cape May counties. Forecasters say there is the potential for 4 to 8 inches of snow.

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  5. Heavy rain and wind forecast for Herefordshire and flood alerts in...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Hereford Times

    HEAVY rain and strong winds are forecast for the county for most of the day as Storm Imogen sweeps across the region. The Met Office has issued a yellow weather warning for the South West and South Wales, with gusts of up to 40mph expected in some parts of Herefordshire this morning.

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  6. Intense ocean storm hits southern New England, but not with its full furyRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Boston.com

    David Epstein has been a professional meteorologist and horticulturalist for three decades. David spent 16 years at WCVB in Boston and currently is a meteorology professor at Framingham State University and teaches a January Program at Colby College.

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  7. AROMATHERAPY - " Modern Day Applications of an AncieRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | KAFM Grand Junction

    Educational Class on aromatherapy and the responsible use of essential oils for health, home, and family. This introductory course explains the concept and purpose of essential oils as mood and health enhancing therapeutic tools.

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  8. Taiwan earthquake: Tin cans found in the construction of toppled highriseRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | GantDaily.com

    The Taiwanese government has ordered an investigation into the collapse of a highrise building, as images emerged showing tin cans built into the walls of the toppled complex. Emergency workers came across the tin cans during the rescue operation, Taiwan's state news agency Central News Agency reported.

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  9. Quake-Up CallRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Willamette Week

    In the reasonably near future, perhaps within our lifetimes and quite possibly as soon as tomorrow, an earthquake will strike Portland with roughly the same force felt this month in Port-au-Prince. But while the Jan. 12 Haitian quake lasted less than 40 seconds, the shaking in Portland will continue for at least four minutes.

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  10. Taiwan earthquake: 8-year-old girl pulled alive from rubble more than 60 hours after tremorRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Mirror.co.uk

    The girl, named as Lin Su-Chin, was found on what used to be the fifth floor of the collapsed building as the mayor warned the death toll could exceed 100 An eight-year-old girl has been pulled alive from the rubble of a collapsed building more than 60 hours after an earthquake hit Taiwan. The girl, named as Lin Su-Chin, was reportedly found conscious on the fifth floor and taken to hospital today.

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  11. Wiltshire put on alert with flood warnings and 100mph windsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | This is Wiltshire

    WILTSHIRE Police have said the main road between Trowbridge and Bradford on Avon is still blocked by the river at Staverton. The river burst its banks on Sunday and the bridge by the Nestle Factory near the B3016 and police are warning drivers not to ignore warning signs by trying to get across it.

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  12. Second bushfire breaks out near Harvey in WARead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABC News

    A second bushfire, which authorities are treating as suspicious, is threatening the West Australian town of Harvey, with firefighters now fighting two fronts. The Department of Fire and Emergency Services incident controller Peter Sutton said there were now fires on both the east and west sides of the South West town.

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  13. Girl, 8, Pulled Alive From Taiwan Quake RubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sky News

    More survivors are found, one reportedly called out "here I am" from under her husband's body, near their two-year-old dead son. An eight-year-old girl has been pulled out alive from the ruins of an apartment block - more than 60 hours after it collapsed following a 6.4-magnitude earthquake in Taiwan.

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  14. Storm Imogen to bring rain and wind to the East MidlandsRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | Gainsborough Today

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. It will be a day of sunny spells and occasional blustery showers.

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  15. Taiwan Earthquake: Officials Investigate Collapsed BuildingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Echo

    The 17-story Weiguan Jinlong residential building in YongKang District of Tainan City collapsed during the quake that hit early morning of February 6, trapping dozens of residents. Two people, a male and a female trapped at different sides of the building, were reported to be talking to rescue workers.

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  16. Rescuers find survivors in Taiwan quake rubbleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | NWAonline

    As anxious families waited nearby, rescuers on Sunday pulled more survivors from the remains of a high-rise apartment building that collapsed a day earlier in an earthquake that shook southern Taiwan. Today, a woman shielded under the body of her husband was pulled out alive, two days after the earthquake that killed at least 36 people.

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  17. Midstate eyes its second snowstorm; inches of snow possibleRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    Local forecasters are calling for between 2 and 6 inches of snow in the early week as south-central Pennsylvania is set to experience its second snow storm of the season. "The storm will reach the area Monday afternoon with rain and wet snow, but roads should stay mainly wet with little impact to the afternoon commute," said Kristina Pydynowski, AccuWeather senior meteorologist, in a prepared forecast.

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  18. 15:49 Red Cross warns of dzud in MongoliaRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | AkiPress

    People in Mongolia are used to harsh winters. But this year the winter is even worse than usual: the country is in the grip of a 'dzud' a hot, dry summer followed by a freezing, windy and snowy winter, tells Pete Jones , disaster management coordinator at the British Red Cross.

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  19. Death Toll Rises from Taiwan Earthquake; Chip-Making Plants to Re-Open QuicklyRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Insurance Journal West

    The number of confirmed deaths in a weekend earthquake in Taiwan edged up to 37, with the final toll estimated to be much higher as more than a hundred people were still reported missing. Efforts to dig through collapsed buildings in the southern city of Tainan, home to chip-making suppliers to companies like Apple Inc., were hampered on Monday with authorities suspending the use of heavy machinery due to safety concerns.

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  20. Collapsed Taiwan highrise built with tin cansRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | WPBF

    The Taiwanese government has ordered an investigation into the collapse of a highrise building, as images emerged showing tin cans built into the walls of the toppled complex. Emergency workers came across the tin cans during the rescue operation, Taiwan's state news agency Central News Agency reported.

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