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Remnants of storm Barry dump more rain in the U.S. southeast

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NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) – The remnants of the once mighty storm Barry, the first hurricane of the 2019 season, dumped dangerous amounts of rain as it crawled north through the United States on Monday after coming ashore west of New Orleans at the weekend. Crews clear debris from Highway 23 during Hurricane Barry in Plaquemines Read More

Barry likely to weaken further by Monday evening: NHC

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Crews clear debris from Highway 23 during Hurricane Barry in Plaquemines Parish, Louisiana, U.S. July 14, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman (Reuters) – Tropical depression Barry is expected to weaken further in the next 24 hours, the National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory. The system, located 70 miles (115 km) north of Shreveport, Louisiana with Read More

Tropical storm Barry likely to become hurricane by Friday or Saturday: NHC

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A view of downtown New Orleans pictured with the Mississippi River as Tropical Storm Barry approaches land in New Orleans, Louisiana, U.S. July 11, 2019. REUTERS/Jonathan Bachman (Reuters) – Tropical storm Barry could strengthen into a hurricane by Friday night or early Saturday when the center is near the coast of Louisiana, the U.S. National Read More

NHC issues hurricane warning Louisiana coast ahead of storm Barry

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(Reuters) – The National Hurricane Center (NHC) on Thursday issued a hurricane warning for Tropical Storm Barry for the Louisiana coast from Intracoastal City to Grand Isle. Barry, the second named storm of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, is located about 90 miles (145 kilometers) south of the mouth of Mississippi River with maximum sustained Read More

Tropical Storm Barry forms in Gulf of Mexico: U.S. hurricane center

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(Reuters) – Tropical Storm Barry formed on Thursday with heavy rains expected across the north-central U.S. Gulf Coast, the National Hurricane Center said. Barry, the second named storm of the 2019 Atlantic hurricane season, was located about 95 miles (150 kilometers) south-southeast of the mouth of the Mississippi River at about 11 a.m. EDT with Read More

El Niño seen transitioning to neutral weather conditions in Aug.-Sept

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(Reuters) – The El Niño weather pattern is likely to transition into ENSO-neutral conditions in the next month or two, a U.S. government weather forecaster said on Thursday. ENSO-neutral refers to those periods in which neither El Niño nor La Niña is present, according to the National Weather Service’s Climate Prediction Center (CPC). The ENSO-neutral Read More

Potential Tropical Cyclone Two forms in Gulf of Mexico: U.S. NHC

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(Reuters) – A tropical cyclone is expected to form by Thursday over the northern Gulf Of Mexico, the National Hurricane Center (NHC) said. “The disturbance is forecast to become a tropical depression Thursday morning, a tropical storm Thursday night, and a hurricane on Friday,” the Miami-based weather forecaster said on Wednesday. A Storm Surge Watch Read More

Alaska’s heat wave fuels dangerous smoke, melts glaciers

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ANCHORAGE, Alaska (Reuters) – Alaska’s heat wave is driving wildfires and melting glaciers, choking the state’s biggest cities with smoke and bloating rivers with meltwater. A general view of the mountain valley obscured by smoke taken from the Glen Alps trailhead of Chugach State Park in Anchorage, Alaska, U.S., June 29, 2019. REUTERS/Yereth Rosen In Read More

India suffers driest June in five years, fears for crops

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MUMBAI (Reuters) – India had its driest June in five years due to a delay in monsoon rains, the weather department said late on Sunday, raising fears for crops and the broader economy. FILE PHOTO: A woman puts clothes to dry overlooking central Mumbai’s financial district skyline, India, June 18, 2019. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas/File Photo Overall, Read More

France roasts in record heatwave, two die in Spain

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PARIS/MADRID (Reuters) – France registered its highest temperature since records began on Friday as the death toll rose from a heatwave suffocating much of Europe. A woman stands under a shower on the beach in Nice as a heatwave hits much of the country, France, June 28, 2019. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard The mercury hit 45.1 degrees Read More