User: irge304 Topic: Extreme Weather
Category: Typhoons
Last updated: Sep 17 2018 18:08 IST RSS 2.0
 
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Search for Survivors Continues as Typhoon Cleanup Begins 17.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
Hundreds of rescue workers dug through mud and debris in the Philippines on Monday, seeking survivors from a monster typhoon that also caused widespread damage in Hong Kong and the southern China coast.
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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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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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Supertyphoon Mangkhut Hits Philippines, Causing as Many as 12 Deaths 16.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: Asia
The world’s strongest typhoon this year lashed the northern Philippines and left as many as 12 dead, but fell short of causing large-scale casualties, in a test of disaster preparation five years after a similar storm killed more than 6,300 people.
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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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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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Florence, now a hurricane, is one of many threats to the Atlantic and Pacific 9.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
As Hurricane Florence heads toward the southeastern U.S., Hurricane Olivia is headed toward Hawaii and a typhoon is expected to hit Guam on Monday.
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Earthquake Blackout Points to Japan's Fragility 7.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
The effects of the Hokkaido quake and a typhoon that hit Osaka have rippled across the world’s third-largest economy.
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Powerful Japan Quake Triggers Landslides, Shuts Down Airport 6.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
Rescue workers clawed through mud, trees and debris looking for survivors from a major earthquake in rural northern Japan that killed at least seven people, including some in a village buried by landslides.
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Japan's Flooded Airport Threatens to Stem Wave of Tourists 5.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
Japan’s tourism boom is at risk after its No. 1 gateway for Asian visitors was knocked out by the nation’s most powerful typhoon in 25 years.
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Typhoon Damage Closes One of Japan's Largest Airports Indefinitely 4.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
Japan’s most powerful typhoon in 25 years drove a ship into a bridge connecting Kansai International Airport to the mainland, causing severe damage, and flooded a runway and terminal basement.
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Eyes on the skies 19.7.2018 BBC: Technology
Farnborough Airshow in pictures: The big, the fast, the noisy.
UK unveils new Tempest fighter jet model 16.7.2018 BBC: Business
The UK plans to invest £2bn in the new jet, which can be used with either pilots or as a drone.
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Theresa May: Brexit plan will boost UK aerospace 16.7.2018 BBC: Business
Prime Minister promises extra investment for industry weeks after Airbus threatened to leave UK.
Cyclone Mekunu to be ‘extremely severe’ on landfall in Oman 25.5.2018 Hindu: News
Salalah, the hometown of Oman’s longtime ruler, Sultan Qaboos bin Said, already began sandbagging low-lying doors and warning residents not to go into valleys for fears of flashing flooding.
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Cyclone Mekunu poses severe and possibly unprecedented storm threat to Oman 24.5.2018 Washington Post: World
It could make landfall with the strength of a Category 3 hurricane. No recorded storm that strong has ever hit the country.
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Middle East mayhem: After rare tropical cyclone Sagar devastates Somalia, a second aims for Oman 23.5.2018 Washington Post: World
In less than a week's time, two tropical cyclones will have battered the Middle East in highly unusual locations.
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Super typhoon may flood one-third of central Tokyo: survey 31.3.2018 Hindu: Internet
Warns that a severe event of this type may affect nearly 4 million people in the city, flooding business and entertainment districts as well as major railway stations to a depth of 33 feet
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Can Philippines storm survivors hold companies to account for climate damage? 22.3.2018 Chicago Tribune: Opinion
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