WASHINGTON — The weather forecast for this winter is mostly a shrug of the shoulders.For most of the nation, the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration predicts equal chances for unusual warmth, cold, snow, rain and even average weather.
A snowstorm of rare intensity has blanketed the Jerusalem area and parts of the occupied West Bank, choking off the city and stranding hundreds in vehicles on impassable roads.Israeli authorities said at least 20 inches of snow had fallen since Thursday and more was forecast.
Fresh from the recent arctic blast another round of brutal weather is on the way and meteorologists are predicting, “the biggest storm in terms of accumulating snow that we have seen in the Northeast this winter.
From hills laid bare by winds to coastlines swamped by floodwaters, the massive swath of destruction across the Philippines city of Tacloban from Super Typhoon Haiyan is visible even from space.One of the most powerful storms to ever hit the Philippines, Super Typhoon Haiyan arrived on Nov.
Recently, several scientific studies have concluded that the global climate is less sensitive to the greenhouse gas carbon dioxide than previously believed. Other studies also found that cuts to short-lived pollutants such as soot could temporarily slow the pace of warming.
ESTANCIA, PHILIPPINES -- A heavy rain falls on this devastated fishing town early on a Sunday morning, and 20-year-old Queennie Lucio hasn’t really slept. She looks upwards, gripping her young brother tightly, as water streams into the living room through a car-sized hole in the roof.
With many rescue workers in the Philippines focused on burying bodies, distributing aid and helping the injured, others have turned their attention to the many children they say are suffering deep emotional damage in the wake of the typhoon.
Flights were delayed and morning commutes were messy, but the snow storm that hit the Northeast was tapering off by late afternoon on Tuesday."It could have been a lot worse," said Jason Tuell, director of the National Weather Service's eastern region.
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