User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
Category: Storms
Last updated: Sep 21 2018 06:08 IST RSS 2.0
 
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The trials of women in climate science 21.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Some of the most qualified and accomplished climate scientists on earth are women. But are they getting the respect they deserve?
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The longest week: Carolinas worn out by Florence 20.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Hurricane Florence is still wearing out the Carolinas, where residents have endured an agonizing week of violent winds, torrential rain, widespread flooding, power outages and death.
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Florence Flooding Hits North Carolina Hog Farms Hard 20.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: US Business
Floodwaters have caused the worst damage to North Carolina’s hog farms in nearly two decades, with more than 5,000 animals dying and several dozen waste lagoons releasing pollutants into waterways.
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'Up in the air': If displaced by storm, where to call home? 19.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Hurricane Florence's catastrophic crawl across the Carolinas will soon face a long, hard recovery. Among the first tasks: finding temporary housing for thousands whose homes were destroyed or severely damaged.
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North Carolina gov pleads with storm evacuees to be patient 19.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
With Wilmington still mostly an island surrounded by Hurricane Florence's floodwaters and people waiting for hours for handouts of necessities like food, North Carolina's governor is pleading with thousands of evacuees to be patient and not return home just yet.
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Florence engulfs hog farms and chicken houses, thrashing North Carolina agriculture 18.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
At least 1.7 million chickens have died from flooding in the state. The impact is now coming into focus -- including overflowing pools of hog manure and waterlogged sweet potato fields.
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Swollen rivers near record levels as Florence looms 17.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
With Wilmington cut off from the rest of North Carolina by still-rising floodwaters from Florence, officials plan to airlift food and water to a city of nearly 120,000 people as rescuers elsewhere pull inland residents from homes threatened by swollen rivers.
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Hope fades in Philippines for dozens trapped in landslides 17.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
A Philippine mayor said Monday that it's unlikely any of the dozens of people thought buried in a huge landslide set off by Typhoon Mangkhut will be found alive.
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Florence Flooding Threatens to Last for Days 17.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: Asia
Florence doused the Carolinas for a third day with unrelenting rain that unleashed widespread flooding and officials warned that the menace would persist for days.
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Photos: Rising rivers, evacuations in North Carolina in wake of Florence 16.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
As the death toll from Florence grew and hundreds of people were pulled from flooded homes, North Carolina braced for catastrophic, widespread river flooding that could be the next stage of a mounting disaster.
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Fearsome new stage begins as Florence floods inland rivers 16.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
As the death toll from Florence mounted and hundreds of people were pulled from flooded homes, North Carolina is bracing for what could be the next stage of a still-unfolding disaster: catastrophic, widespread river flooding.
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Coal ash landfill collapses in North Carolina after torrential rain from Florence 16.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Duke Energy said Saturday night that heavy rains from Florence caused a slope to collapse at a coal ash landfill at a closed power station near the North Carolina coast.
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Typhoon Mangkhut Pummels Hong Kong, Southern China 16.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
The world’s most powerful storm this year bore down on Hong Kong and densely populated cities along the coast of mainland China after slashing across the Philippines, where it left at least 25 dead.
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Typhoon Mangkhut makes landfall in China after dozens killed in Philippines 15.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The storm made landfall Sunday evening in southern China, bringing heavy rains and 100 mph winds. The storm left dozens dead in the Philippines and more than 100 injured in Hong Kong.
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Photos: Flooding, damage left in wake of Hurricane Florence 15.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Emergency workers went door to door urging people to flee Florence's rising waters Saturday and rescuers used inflatable boats to pluck others from homes already submerged as the storm poured on the rain, setting the stage for what could be some of the most disastrous flooding in North Carolina history.
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Florence, a wet and unwanted visitor, continues to besiege Carolinas 15.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Florence already has proven deadly with its nearly nonstop rain, surging seawater and howling winds, and the threats are days from ending as remnants from what was a major hurricane swirl over the Carolinas.
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At least 3 killed as Typhoon Mangkhut slams into Philippines 15.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
Typhoon Mangkhut barreled into the northern Philippines early Saturday morning, with the eye of the storm passing over the island of Luzon.
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Hurricane center: Florence close to landfall in N. Carolina 14.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The powerful storm already has inundated coastal streets with ocean water and left tens of thousands without power, and forecasters say that "catastrophic" freshwater flooding is expected over portions of the Carolinas as Hurricane Florence inches closer to the U.S. East Coast.
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Hurricane Florence Makes Its Presence Felt, Days Before Landfall 13.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: Asia
Hurricane Florence disrupted travel and halted business across a swath of the Southeast days before the storm’s expected landfall.
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Millions prepare for potentially catastrophic Florence 11.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
Carrying winds of up to 140 mph as a Category 4 storm, Hurricane Florence is expected to strengthen and become a Category 5 storm Tuesday.
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