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Apr
27
2015

Special Weather Summary for Nepal Earthquake

Weather Circumstances in relation to the Recent Devastating Nepalese Earthquake…are Slowing Down Rescue Efforts at Times Most of the rainiest weather during the past three days, since the major earthquake event on Saturday, has occurred outside of the Kathmandu area. The PDC TRMM 3 day rainfall accumulation map, shown above, points out the heaviest precipitation …

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Mar
09
2012

Special Weather Summary

Two major flood events drench the Hawaiian Islands (March 9, 2012) Two major flood events have drenched the Hawaiian Islands in less than a week.  A slow moving cold front pushed down through the Hawaiian Islands, accompanied by an area of low pressure aloft, both of which teamed up to provide the Hawaiian Islands with …

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Dec
14
2011

Special Weather Summary

Strengthening tropical storm 27W will be attaining typhoon status…as it brings potentially damaging winds and flooding rainfall to the central Philippine Islands Tropical cyclone 27W will gradually strengthen into a typhoon in about 48 hours, at which point it will impact the central Philippine islands. This will bring strong and gusty winds to the coastal …

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Nov
22
2011

Special Weather Summary

Impressive category 4 Hurricane Kenneth is now the strongest late season hurricane on record. There are only eight days left in the 2011 hurricane season, so its very unusual to have a major hurricane spinning in the eastern Pacific. Since 1949, there have been just three eastern Pacific named storms that have formed after November …

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Nov
21
2011

Special Weather Summary

A rare late season tropical cyclone, named hurricane Kenneth formed this past weekend, and is located about 685 miles south of Baja California, in the eastern Pacific Ocean It’s getting very close to the end of the 2011 hurricane season, so that it’s unusual to find not only a hurricane spinning in the eastern Pacific…but …

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