The 'Violent Weather News' Category

KWQC-TV6 News and Weather For The Quad Cities – Israel, Gaza militants trade …

By ARON HELLER and IBRAHIM BARZAKJERUALEM (AP) – Israeli forces struck targets in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, killing one Palestinian and wounding more than 30 others as militants launched dozens of rockets in some of the heaviest fighting the area has seen in months. …

 

 

 

 

How do we adapt to what may be weather’s new normal?

A satellite image of superstorm Sandy as it moved toward New Jersey. Violent storms are becoming more frequent.

The list grows longer. Irene. The October snowstorm. Violent summer thunderstorms that flooded the Passaic and Hackensack river systems. Sea level rise. Three straight years of above-average temperatures. Now, …

 

 

 

 

November traugh: Colorado snow blizards and severe storms in Kansas

Potentially tornadic supercell in line of severe warned storms

Yesterday, as Spoternet and Skywarn severe weather trackers, we followed a negative tilt low pressure system, that moved through Colorado drawing …

 

 

 

 

Albany holds severe weather preparedness fair – WALB

ALBANY, GA (WALB) – A fair in Albany this weekend taught people how to protect themselves and their families if flooding or severe weather occurs. The Albany and Dougherty County Flood and Severe Weather Preparedness Fair featured indoor exhibits at the Thronateeska Science Museum. Organizers say many people who live in Albany today might not [...]

 

 

 

 

How to Weather the Storm

In sheer size and scope, a hurricane is considered the most devastating storm man can face. The combination of rains, winds and flooding, over an extended period of time, leads to large-scale destruction. Hurricane Sandy serves as an unprecedented example of how these destructive storms can impact a large area of …

 

 

 

 

KWQC-TV6 News and Weather For The Quad Cities – Russian nationalists …

By MAX SEDDONAssociated Press MOSCOW (AP) – Thousands of nationalists marched through Moscow on Sunday chanting slogans such as “Russia for the Russians” to protest President Vladimir Putin’s government, which they accuse of lavishing privileges on migrants and …

 

 

 

 

New storm predicted this week

Just what the region needs after the devastation of Superstorm Sandy: more high winds. The National Weather Service predicted Sunday that a nor’easter that could include gusts of up to 55 mph is likely to reach the area by Wednesday and could compound the havoc brought by last …

 

 

 

 

Another storm headed toward weather-beaten NY, NJ

By By JIM FITZGERALD, Associated Press – 7 hours ago  NEW YORK (AP) — Just what New York and New Jersey need after the devastation of Superstorm Sandy: more high winds.The National Weather Service predicted Sunday that a Nor’easter that could include gusts of up to 55 mph is likely to reach the area by [...]

 

 

 

 

KWQC-TV6 News and Weather For The Quad Cities – Greek publisher acquitted …

By DALTON BENNETT and FANIS KARABATSAKISAssociated Press ATHENS, Greece (AP) – A magazine publisher was acquitted on Thursday of breaching privacy laws by printing a list allegedly naming Greeks with bank accounts in Switzerland. The list has touched …