User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
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Last updated: Nov 13 2019 03:23 IST RSS 2.0
 
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The Photos of Wildfires Raging Across Australia Are Devastating 13.11.2019 Mother Jones
Residents of Sydney, Australia, are bracing for the worst as catastrophic bushfires rage across the state of New South Wales. Though Australia’s summer fire season has just begun, 150,000 hectares of land have already burned in one fire alone, the Sydney Morning Herald reports. Since Friday, the fire has killed three people and destroyed 170 […]
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Two injured when car goes over embankment on Wolf Creek Pass 10.11.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Two people were injured when their vehicle went down an embankment on Wolf Creek Pass early Saturday morning.
Denver weather: Warm weekend will give way to cold start to week 9.11.2019 Headlines: All Headlines
It will be warm and sunny across the Front Range on Saturday, with a chance for a record high temperatures possible, according to the National Weather Service. Some light winds are also possible.
Fall heat wave turns 'happiest place on Earth' into hottest place in America 22.10.2019 LA Times: Environment

Mickey Mouse and his guests at the Magic Kingdom endured quite a scorcher on Monday.

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Want to Know What Climate Change Feels Like? Ask an Alaskan. 13.10.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Adrienne Titus was heading back to her parents’ village on a sweltering afternoon in early July when she saw the dead salmon. She had been fishing upstream with her mother on the banks of the gorgeous Unalakleet River, […]
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Earth's oceans are getting hotter and higher, and it's accelerating 25.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change has released its latest report on the oceans, and it's not good. The report also notes a relatively new phenomenon in the oceans: marine heat waves.
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The oceans are taking a beating under climate change, U.N. report warns 25.9.2019 LA Times: Environment

The planet is literally in hot water and that will have dire consequences for humanity, warns a new IPCC report on the state of the world's oceans and ice.

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U.N. climate summit sets stage for new national emissions promises 23.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Humanity is not on track to avoid the most catastrophic impacts of climate change. Delegations from nearly 200 countries are meeting to discuss promises they made to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
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How a Revolution in Climate Science Is Putting Big Oil Back on Trial 16.9.2019 Mother Jones
The outer banks of the Carolinas and the Bahamas are picking up the pieces after the battering from Hurricane Dorian—the first direct hit of this year’s extreme weather season. Already the damages for 2019 are well above the 40-year average for billion-dollar events, and the price tag for damages will rise dramatically over the next decades. […]
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Record Heatwave Linked to Climate Change Killed 1,500 People in France This Summer 8.9.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
About half of the deceased were 75 or older.
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Opinion: The Amazon rainforest is still burning and we're all in danger 8.9.2019 LA Times: Opinion

More than President Trump's latest gaffe or the Democrats' poll numbers, this is the real breaking news: "Rain forests go, and so do we."

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Is 'The Blob' back? Latest marine heat wave could pose new risks to sea life 7.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Water temperatures between Alaska and California have risen by 5 degrees Farhrenheit. Researchers say the warming could trigger a series of problems in the marine food chain.
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A giant mass of warm water off the Pacific Coast could rival 'the blob' of 2014-15 6.9.2019 LA Times: Science

Since June scientists have been monitoring a troubling mass of warm water off the Pacific Coast.

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Trees are key to fighting urban heat, but cities keep losing them 4.9.2019 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Trees are one of the best ways to fight deadly urban heat, but U.S. cities lose millions every year. And many low-income areas are starting at a disadvantage.
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Denver weather: Near record highs expected Sunday, little rain forecast for the week 1.9.2019 Denver Post: Local
Near record high temperatures are expected Sunday in Denver on the "first day of meteorological autumn," according to the National Weather Service.
'A Signal From Climate Change': Europe Has Become Much Hotter Than Predicted Over the Last 70 Years 29.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
The latest findings come during a summer which has seen heat records smashed across the continent.
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These Are the Cities That Should Be Worried the Most About Climate Change Disaster 26.8.2019 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by CityLab and is shared here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration.  This month the cities of Austin and Seattle passed ordinances to tackle the already-here disaster of climate change. In Seattle, the city council passed a resolution to endorse adopting its own local version of the federal Green New Deal proposal, requiring the city to […]
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Muslims on Mecca Hajj Pilgrimage Set to Face 'Extreme Danger' From Climate Change in Coming Decades 22.8.2019 Newsweek Top Stories
Scientists have predicted which years could be the most dangerous for worshippers.
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Could a hurricane lash Los Angeles? 80 years ago, this deadly storm came close 22.8.2019 LA Times: Environment

No tropical cyclones had made it north of 25 degrees north latitude in the northeastern Pacific basin during all of 1937 and 1938. Then in 1939 there were four such storms in the space of one month.

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Denver weather: Scattered thunderstorms and rain in the city and quarter-sized hail on the plains 22.8.2019 Denver Post: News: Local
Denver will undergo another round of thunderstorms and rain while communities on the Eastern Plains could get a few severe storms with large hail and destructive winds.
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