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Monthly Archive: March 2014

Mar
31
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

Tropical Cyclone 21S (Hellen) is active in the Indian Ocean…located approximately 180 NM north-northwest of Antananarivo, Madagascar Here’s a NOAA satellite image of this tropical cyclone. The JTWC is giving the potential for development of a significant tropical cyclone within the next 24 hours…a low chance. Here’s a JTWC satellite image of this tropical disturbance. Eastern …

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Mar
28
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

There are no active tropical cyclones in the Pacific or Indian Oceans…or adjacent seas   The JTWC is giving the potential for development of a significant tropical cyclone within the next 24 hours…a high chance. Here’s a NOAA satellite image of this tropical disturbance. Eastern North Pacific The Eastern Pacific hurricane season runs from May …

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Mar
27
2014

Hazard Highlights

Rainfall Causes Landslides This week we take a look at landslides caused by heavy rains and flooding in the United States and Indonesia. Washington Landslide A large landslide affected Snohomish County in Washington State, United States, on March 22 prompting Washington’s governor to declare a State of Emergency. Over 250 emergency responders reported to the …

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Mar
27
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

There are no active tropical cyclones in the Pacific or Indian Oceans…or adjacent seas   The JTWC is giving the potential for development of a significant tropical cyclone within the next 24 hours…a high chance. Here’s a NOAA satellite image of this tropical disturbance. Eastern North Pacific The Eastern Pacific hurricane season runs from May …

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Mar
25
2014

Tropical Cyclone Activity Report – Pacific / Indian Oceans

Tropical Cyclone 17P (Gillian) is active in the Indian Ocean…located approximately 594 NM west-northwest of Learmonth, Australia   Here’s a NOAA satellite image of this tropical cyclone. Eastern North Pacific The Eastern Pacific hurricane season runs from May 15th through November 30th…and has now ended. Here’s the 2013 hurricane season summary Eastern Pacific Satellite Image Central …

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