Stories tagged: Weather patterns
Sat., Dec. 23, 2017, 5:33 p.m.
Climate researcher encouraged by weather
The Pacific Northwest is coming out of a short dry spell and returning to weather patterns that are more typical of La Nina winters, according to climate experts.
Fri., Nov. 30, 2012, 8:57 a.m.
2012 hurricane season another for the record books
MIAMI (AP) — The 2012 hurricane season has come to an end and it’s another one for the record books, above and beyond the destruction of Sandy. There were 19 …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2012, 11:50 p.m.
Extreme weather tough on transportation system
WASHINGTON (AP) — Wild weather is taking a toll on roads, airports, railways and transit systems across the country. That’s leaving states and cities searching for ways to brace for …
Wed., Nov. 21, 2012, 11:32 a.m.
US roads, airports unready for extreme weather
WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation’s lifelines — its roads, airports, railways and transit systems — are getting hammered by extreme weather beyond what their builders imagined, leaving states and cities …
Tue., Oct. 30, 2012, 3:31 p.m.
Scientists look at climate change, the superstorm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Climate scientist Michael Oppenheimer stood along the Hudson River and watched his research come to life as Hurricane Sandy blew through New York. Just eight months earlier, …
Tue., Oct. 30, 2012, 2:35 p.m.
Crippled NYC subways could hamper storm recovery
NEW YORK (AP) — The floodwaters that poured into New York’s deepest subway tunnels may pose the biggest obstacle to the city’s recovery from the worst natural disaster in the …
Mon., Oct. 15, 2012, 10:19 a.m.
World matched record for hottest September _ again
WASHINGTON (AP) — Something about September keeps bringing out the record heat in the world. The globe last month matched a record for the hottest September, set in 2005. It …