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Blizzards, tornadoes, fires: Wild storm to deliver all sorts of extreme weather across nation this weekend – USA TODAY


USA TODAY

Blizzards, tornadoes, fires: Wild storm to deliver all sorts of extreme weather across nation this weekend
USA TODAY
A powerhouse storm will bring a variety of wild weather to much of the USA through the weekend. The potpourri will include heavy snow, ice, severe thunderstorms, possible tornadoes, wildfires and wild extremes in temperatures. Heavy snow will be the

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Oil palm, rubber could trigger ‘storm’ of deforestation in the Congo Basin

Earthsight documented approximately 500 square kilometers (193 square miles) of deforestation to clear the way for new rubber and oil palm plantations in Central Africa’s rainforest countries in the past five years. The team also found that companies in …

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Northeast braces for 2nd storm in a week as other countries endure extreme weather – ABC News


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Northeast braces for 2nd storm in a week as other countries endure extreme weather
ABC News
The Northeast is bracing for its second winter storm in a week after one that hit Friday caused the deaths of at least nine people and left hundreds of thousands without power. Interested in Weather? Add Weather as an interest to stay up to date on the

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Extreme Weather Warning for Columbia Gorge ahead of icy weekend storm – KATU


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Extreme Weather Warning for Columbia Gorge ahead of icy weekend storm
KATU
The National Weather Service issued an Extreme Weather Warning for the Gorge and Hood River Valley ahead of the snow and freezing rain set to sweep the region Saturday afternoon into Sunday morning. NWS officials anticipate anywhere from 3 inches to …

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Why was the storm forecast so extreme? Weather service explains on Facebook – OregonLive.com


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Why was the storm forecast so extreme? Weather service explains on Facebook
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In an effort to improve our forecasting, meteorologists commonly reassess what happened after each weather event. This process becomes even more important when a forecast doesn't work out the way we expect it to. The impacts were still quite

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Hurricane Matthew Was A Deceptively Powerful Storm

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Originally published on Nexus Media. By Jeremy Deaton As Hurricane Matthew barreled toward the Southeast, millions of Americans fixated on a single measure of its destructive power: wind speed. While they tracked miles per hour like adrenaline junkies watching a speedometer, they took their eyes off a far more important factor. It was rain, not [&hellip

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STORM Pulse Electric Motorcycle To Go From Europe To China

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The Eindhoven University of Technology student research team behind the electric STORM Pulse motorcycle will be sending it on a cross country trip from Europe to China later this month, according to recent reports. The trip will be undertaken by two of the researchers behind the electric motorcycle project, and is intended to spread the [&hellip

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Aerosols strengthen storm clouds, lead to extreme weather – Science Daily


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Aerosols strengthen storm clouds, lead to extreme weather
Science Daily
An abundance of aerosol particles in the atmosphere can increase the lifespans of large storm clouds by delaying rainfall, making the clouds grow larger and live longer, and producing more extreme storms when the rain finally does come, according to

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Extreme weather in the UK: help us document the effects of Storm Gertrude – The Guardian


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Extreme weather in the UK: help us document the effects of Storm Gertrude
The Guardian
Though we'd like to hear from you, your safety and security is most important. When responding to this assignment, please make sure you put your safety and the safety of others first. Extreme weather events can be very unpredictable and carry very real
Updated: Forecasters warn of more extreme weather in Yorkshire this weekend after Storm Gertrude batters UKYorkshire Evening Post
UK weather: Storm Gertrude to cause flooding and damage homes as 90mph winds and heavy rain hit BritainMirror.co.uk
London weather: Rain predicted for capital as Storm Gertrude lashes large part of UKEvening Standard
Daily Mail –Belfast Telegraph –Telegraph.co.uk
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Storm Desmond: army deployed to rescue stranded as flood defences fail – as it … – The Guardian


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Storm Desmond: army deployed to rescue stranded as flood defences fail – as it
The Guardian
Over the last 24 hours, Scotland has faced torrential rain and severe winds. This has been most acute in the Borders, Dumfries and Galloway and Tayside, where some residents were evacuated and we know there has been some damage to property and …
Storm Desmond puts 'lives in danger' as Met Office issues red weather alertThe Independent
Defence Forces called in to help with extreme weatherNewstalk 106-108 fm
Extreme weather buffets UKNewstalk ZB
City A.M. –Irish Examiner –Daily Mail
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