Hurricane Sandy: destructive path from Cuba and the Bahamas to the U.S. coast

Washington and neighboring Maryland preparing for the arrival of hurricane "Sandy", which, weather forecasts, will reach the U.S. coast on the night of October 30 local time (morning, October 30 MSK). Earlier, the "Sandy" went through the territories of Cuba, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and the Bahamas: Hurricane victims were 65 people.

U.S. prepares for a meeting with "Sandy"

As of October 29 element moving at a speed of 17 kilometers per hour in a north-easterly direction, gusts associated winds reached 120 kilometers per hour. According to weather forecasts, the risk zone were the states of New York, Connecticut and Pennsylvania.

Continue reading Hurricane Sandy: destructive path from Cuba and the Bahamas to the U.S. coast

On about. Jamaica flew hurricane

Jamaica was under a hurricane hit Sandy, who had a 1-category of danger. One person died after it fell from a hill a few cobbles budge hurricane wind. According to forecasts, the hurricane will only gain momentum, moving towards the north of Cuba, which already declared a storm warning.

Sandy brought heavy rain and wind with a speed of 125 km / h In this regard, on the island of closing schools and airports, water transportation has changed its course in the major cities for two days curfew. First came under attack in Kingston, then a hurricane as

Continue reading On about. Jamaica flew hurricane

Hurricane Bad off the coast of Mexico increased to the third category

Hurricane "Bud", which is now about 360 miles from the Pacific coast of Mexico and was awarded a third category of danger, said on Thursday site of the National Hurricane Center forecast the U.S..

Earlier, the hurricane was the second category, but two Mexican states on the Pacific coast has already been declared an alarm due to its approximation.

According to the National Meteorological Service of Mexico, the warning applies to part of the states of Michoacan and Jalisco. Risk of natural disaster for these states is high, experts say. He also threatened the states of Guerrero and Colima. Now

Continue reading Hurricane Bad off the coast of Mexico increased to the third category

NOAA hurricane outlook released in 2012

August 24 will be 20 years since a devastating hurricane "Andrew" hit the United States. America. He walked down the path, which was then 13 years later, in 2005, repeated the "Katrina." Greatest destruction "Andrew" in 1992 brought to Florida.

Meteorologists NOAA (National Oceanic and Administration atmosphere) once again remind our fellow citizens that every year you have to be prepared for a possible exit Atlantic hurricanes on the coast.

Experts NOAA, namely units located in Miami, the National Center for tracking hurricanes — Laboratory of Oceanography and Meteorology, and representatives of the Center for

Continue reading NOAA hurricane outlook released in 2012

Storm warning announced on the coast of Mexico

Storm warning was announced on Friday night at the south-western coast of Mexico, zapriblizheniya first in this year's Pacific hurricane, already known as "Bud," reports the Associated Press.

"Bud" was formed on Thursday in the Pacific Ocean off the Mexican coast. According to the National Hurricane Center forecast the U.S. in Miami, now a cyclone, which Saffir-Simpson scale that evaluates the potential damage from the disaster reached the second category, is located about 362 kilometers south-west of Manzanillo and moving northeast direction at a speed of about 15 kilometers per hour. Gust speed zone storm reaches 177 kilometers per

Continue reading Storm warning announced on the coast of Mexico

Hurricane Paul go past Mexico

The hurricane has formed in the eastern Pacific Ocean and is going to bring a huge portion of precipitation on the peninsula of Baja California, which is a part of Mexico. For some time the hurricane stayed on the third category of risk, and then his strength has decreased to Category 2 under the influence of cold ocean water and wind. Wind speed in a hurricane reaches 195 km / h

Showers and wind will have time to touch the ground of the peninsula before the hurricane will come back into the sea in the north-west. Eye of the

Continue reading Hurricane Paul go past Mexico

Tropical storm Michael in the Atlantic increased to hurricane

The efforts of Tropical Storm "Michael" is the seventh hurricane season in the Atlantic, but is not harmful to the land, according to the National Center on Thursday warning of storms USA (National Hurricane Center, NHC).

As at 23.00 local time (07.00 MSK), "Michael" was at a distance of 1.7 thousand kilometers to the southwest of the Azores. Gust speed accompanying the hurricane, is 120 kilometers per hour. "Michael" is moving in a northeasterly direction at a speed of 11 kilometers per hour.

In Thursday night tropical storm "Leslie" has gained strength and became the sixth of the Atlantic

Continue reading Tropical storm Michael in the Atlantic increased to hurricane

USA. The devastating storm Nosister. Tomorrow.

The next hurricane, or rather storm, called "Nosister" will come in the not had time to recover from hurricane "Sandy" New York and New Jersey on Wednesday, according to the National Meteorological Center.

Storm "Nosister" will be much less power than the "Sandy", but would represent a significant threat because of its gusts could reach 55 miles per hour (70 kilometers per hour). Meteorologists call to prepare for the next possible flooding of coastal areas, falling trees and cliff lines.

"Nosister" will bring cold and is expected to

Continue reading USA. The devastating storm Nosister. Tomorrow.

Chaos in Turkey hurricane paralyzed life in the country

Because of the strong wind company Turkish Airlines canceled more than 40 flights, including in Russia. It is reported that now the wind speed in parts of Turkey, 120 km / h.

In the media today, it was reported that due to the bad weather delayed departures of aircraft from major airports in Turkey, located in Ankara, Istanbul and Izmir. As long as the wind storm blows over, will not be domestic flights and flights will be discontinued in the direction of Bologna, Moscow, Nice, Tel Aviv, Sana'a and Nicosia.

In one district of Istanbul winds ripped the scaffolding,

Continue reading Chaos in Turkey hurricane paralyzed life in the country

Japan seized the most powerful hurricane in 50 years (video)

Japan declared a storm warning because of the powerful hurricane. As a result of rampant disaster in Japan, one person was killed and 97 were injured.

As reported by the Japanese media, is the most powerful hurricane in Japan over the past 50 years. Wind force hurricane moving toward Tokyo, reaching 117 kilometers per hour.

People knocked down wind and traumatized debris that flew by.

The city canceled about 600 flights, stopped traffic on a number of railway lines.

Japanese authorities closed many offices, thousands of employees of the companies were released from work.

The Japan Meteorological

Continue reading Japan seized the most powerful hurricane in 50 years (video)

SQL - 18 | 1,408 сек. | 7.27 МБ