Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 8)

Natural Disasters Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Natural Disasters. (Page 8)

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  1. Latest storm causes flooding in Long Beach, Island ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | South Shore Record

    A number of residents reported coastal flooding in their neighborhoods on Monday during the latest winter storm, mainly in the Canals and West End that some said made for hazardous driving conditions or prevented them from getting down their streets. The National Weather Service issued winter weather and coastal flood advisories for the area on Monday as a slow-moving storm was expected to drop three to six inches of snow - and make for a messy evening commute - and also cause flooding during periods of high tide.

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  2. Winter storm could dump up to 18 inches of snow on Cape CodRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | SFGate

    A woman clears off her snow-covered car after work in Pittsfield, Mass, Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. The second winter storm in four days to hit the Northeast centered on New England on Monday, bringing howling winds and coastal flooding and threatening Cape Cod and southeastern Massachusetts with up to 18 inches of snow.

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  3. Good Washington snowpack raises hopes of calmer fire seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Connecticut Post

    In this Nov. 3, 2015, file photo, Kasee Palmer, left, and Summer Sturhan, both of Olympia, Wash., hike on Snow Lake Trail above Snoqualmie Pass in Washington state, as some of the first snow of the season fell in the area. Mountain snowpack came in above normal in Washington state, raising hopes the normally soggy state will not repeat last year's drought conditions that helped fuel the worst wildfire season in its history, a federal agency said Monday, Feb. 8, 2016.

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  4. Massive 6.3 earthquake hits Papua New GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | India.com

    Sydney, Feb 9 : A strong earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 6.3 has struck off the Papua New Guinea island of Bougainville early on Tuesday. The earthquake, at 2.19 a.m, was centred about 94 km southwest of the town of Panguna on Bougainville Island, which sits to the northwest of the Solomon Islands.

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  5. UPDATED: On-and-off snow through WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | WGAL-TV Lancaster

    Cloud cover will continue to thicken across the Susquehanna Valley as an approaching storm system from the Great Lakes will bring scattered rain/snow showers this evening and then eventually widespread snow overnight. With temperatures in the mid to upper 30s, roads will be wet, not icy nor snow covered this evening.

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  6. Several injured as wild weather batters north-west EuropeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | ABC News

    A large storm has brought waves of up to 19 metres and winds of more than 150 kilometres per hour to parts of north-western Europe, leaving thousands of homes and businesses without power. In Britain, a search was underway for a missing RSPCA inspector who was last seen trying to rescue sea birds near Penzance in south-west England.

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  7. Risk of a 'mega-quake' in LA increases as scientists find thrust...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    Risk of a 'mega-quake' in LA increases as scientists find thrust faults can 'jump' 10 TIMES farther than thought One potential bad scenario involves a single earthquake spreading between the Puente Hills thrust fault, which runs under downtown LA The discovery increases the chance of 'earthquake doublets', which are similarly sized tremors shocks that occur relatively close to one another. It could have 'severe implications' in areas such as Los Angeles where there are multiple thrust faults that lay close together.

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  8. Cruise Ship Turns Around: Hurricane-Level Winds Force Vessel to DivertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | News Max

    A mega cruise ship bound for Florida was forced to turn around and return to New Jersey Monday after running into hurricane-force winds and sustaining minor damage a day earlier, The Orlando Sentinel reported . The Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas was slammed by a winter storm off the southeast coast, and the U.S. Coast Guard told CBS News it was forced to divert "course as a precautionary measure."

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  9. Labor seeks answers over Robert China tripRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NEWS.com.au

    Leigh Johnson, the lawyer who defended one of the most depraved killers in Australian history, Gary Murphy, has broken her silence and denied they ever had a relationship. A campaign to encourage customers to switch in bulk to a new electricity provider has prompted one company to offer annual bills savings of up to $469.

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  10. Casino-bound bus skids off I-95 in winter storm; 30 injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Bellingham Herald

    A Connecticut State Police officer investigates an overturned casino-bound tour bus on I-95 North near exit 61 in Madison, Conn., Monday, Feb. 8, 2016. The charter bus accident has left at least 30 people injured, several critically, and closed the northbound side of Interstate 95 in Madison.

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  11. Wildfire Crisis in Washington State Highlights the Need for Emergency ...Read the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | National Network of Libraries of Medicine

    The Washington State Coalition for Language Access , which works to promote collaborations to ensure language access for Limited English Proficient individuals in Washington State, received a PNR Professional Development Award. The purpose of the award was to support a presentation stressing the importance of language in emergency communications, such as wildfires, at the 2015 WASCLA Summit. 1 comment

  12. Thefts from unlocked cars include loaded gunRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | ABC2 Maryland

    High Surf Advisory issued February 8 at 12:59PM EST expiring February 8 at 10:00PM EST in effect for: Worcester Coastal Flood Advisory issued February 8 at 12:59PM EST expiring February 8 at 10:00PM EST in effect for: Worcester Winter Weather Advisory issued February 8 at 3:22PM EST expiring February 10 at 6:00AM EST in effect for: Caroline, Talbot Winter Storm Warning issued February 8 at 3:22PM EST expiring February 10 at 6:00AM EST in effect for: Cecil, Kent, Queen Annes Winter Storm Warning issued February 8 at 2:21PM EST expiring February 10 at 5:00AM EST in effect for: Adams, Lancaster, York Winter Weather Advisory issued February 8 at 12:10PM EST expiring February 10 at 12:00AM EST in effect for: Prince Georges Winter Storm Warning issued February 8 at 12:10PM EST expiring February 10 at 6:00AM EST in effect for: Anne Arundel, Baltimore, Carroll, Frederick, Baltimore City Winter ... (more)

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  13. High Fire DangerRead the original story

    Monday Feb 8 | Tecumseh Countywide News

    Oklahoma Forestry Services wants Oklahomans to be aware that critical fire weather will be present across the entire state today and tomorrow. As a result of these conditions, any outdoor burning should be avoided.

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  14. Anthem of the Seas: Scenes of destruction from inside cruise ship...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Daily Record

    Britons were among passengers on Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas, which was forced to alter course after being rocked by gusts of more than 150mph These were the scenes on board a cruise ship after it was hit by a hurricane-force storm in the Atlantic after being caught in the path of Storm Imogen. Britons were among passengers on Royal Caribbean's Anthem of the Seas, which was forced to alter course after being rocked by gusts of more than 150mph.

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  15. 'My boyfriend hid the ring in a burger - I bit it and broke my...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Daily Mail

    'My boyfriend hid the ring in a burger - I bit it and broke my teeth': Romantic women and men reveal their most embarrassing movie-inspired date fails Terror at sea: Passengers aboard Royal Caribbean cruise ship told to stay in their rooms as ship gets caught in middle of 150mph hurricane-force winds, forcing it to turn around Billionaire Michael Bloomberg says he is actively considering running for president as an independent because the public deserve 'a lot better' Liam Neeson reveals he's romantically involved with an 'incredibly famous' woman seven years after the death of his wife Natasha Richardson Gwyneth Paltrow testifies her 'stalker' wrote letters about ridding her of sin with a SCALPEL, made a marriage proposal and sent her sex toys and porn 'I will crush your skull in if you touch me again,' Grandmother fights off alleged intruder with a staple gun Man 'researched ... (more)

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  16. Storm impact minimalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Jacksonville Daily News

    A coastal storm blew through Eastern North Carolina Sunday with gusty winds and more rain but cleared the Onslow County area with only scattered impacts. 1 comment

  17. 44,000-passenger cruise ship inexplicably sails into Atlantic mega-stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Washington Post

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  18. Mining downturn to last until 2020: expertRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NEWS.com.au

    Leigh Johnson, the lawyer who defended one of the most depraved killers in Australian history, Gary Murphy, has broken her silence and denied they ever had a relationship. A campaign to encourage customers to switch in bulk to a new electricity provider has prompted one company to offer annual bills savings of up to $469.

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  19. ScienceLate Antique Little Ice Age associated with fall of eastern...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | RedOrbit

    In fact, these cold temperatures were so cold and lasted so long that the researchers believe that have identified a previously unrecognized mini ice age. Lasting from 536-660 CE, they have dubbed this cold snap the Late Antique Little Ice Age-as the time period in which it fell correlates to the end of the Age of Antiquity.

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  20. Could Canadian mosquitoes transmit the Zika virus?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | MacLeans

    The common wisdom is that Canadian mosquitoes cannot transmit the Zika virus. The truth is that scientists don't really know. 1 comment