Tropical Cyclone #Belna has made a devastating landfall in Madagascar with a few hour bursts of rapid intensification before reaching the coast
West Indian Ocean is yet again bringing some unexpected tropical behaviors. While Cyclone Belna was gradually weakening today, it rather unexpectedly exploded and intensify again in the final hours before landfall. Officially, Belna was packing maximum sustained winds of 80 knots / 90mph at 12 UTC today, Dec 9th, with a central pressure of around […]
Suur linnuõhtu toimub 10. detsembril algusega kell 18.00 Eesti Rahvusraamatukogu suures saalis (Tõnismägi 2, Tallinn).
Teeme kokkuvõtte öösorriaastast ja juhatame sisse tuttpütiaasta. Autasustame aasta linnu joonistusvõistluse parimate tööde autoreid. Muusikalisi vahepalasid esitab ansambel Öösorr. Kohapeal müügil linnuraamatud ja -meened.
Uksed avatud kella 17.30.
Sõtkas Bucephala clangula
Varatalv on tänavu nagu ta on. Sõtkaid kohtame kuni jää tekkeni nii suurematel siseveekogudel, kui rannikumerel.
*Volcano watch* An explosive volcanic eruption occurred at White Island (NZ), and affected the crater floor when tourists were visiting the island. 5 people are reported deceased with over 40 still missing! No survivors were found yet.
A volcanic eruption occurred on the White Island volcano, New Zealand, which is a popular tourist attraction due to it being a volcano and having easy access. The explosive volcanic eruption occurred at around 14:11 local time, and has sent ash, smoke and debris almost 4km high up into the air. Around 50 people were […]
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A ‘bombogenesis’ cyclone travels across Iceland – a life-threatening situation with a significant amount of snow (100-200 cm) and hurricane-force winds across the northern half of the country, Dec 10-11th
As we discussed earlier – an active pattern across the North Atlantic – continues this week. A monster cyclone with pressure near or below 940 mbar will develop over Iceland and significantly enhance severe weather threat as an extreme amount of snow, dangerous winds and major snowdrifts develop. The result will be many impassable roads […]
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Although cyclone #Belna is already weakening, it remains a large tropical system with strong Category 1 strength, located just north of Madagascar. Belna is packing maximum sustained winds of 80 knots / 90 mph / 150 km/h with central pressure near 980 mbar and continues due south – the landfall is expected this evening local […]
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An impressive near 40 °C / 70 °F temperature contrast between the north and northeast United States on Tuesday, Dec 10th
Here is a short update on the developing Arctic outbreak across the United States today. While extremely cold airmass spreads into the Dakotas and Great Lakes region, a strong warm advection spreads into the East Coast and NE US. This creates a very impressive temperature contrast between these regions. Parts of NE US warm into […]
*Heat waves* Windstorms attack Northern Europe, Arctic cold invades North America, but a whole nother beast threatens Australia, raising temperatures above 45°C!
While windstorms attack North Europe, and Arctic cold spills over North America, across the world down under in Australia heatwaves bring 40+°C temperatures day after day. And the summer has just begun in the Southern Hemisphere! In the past days, high temperatures were recorded over West Australia. Maximum temperatures exceeded 45°C! In November, many regions […]
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Varatalvised päevad on maru lühikesed, aga kui ilm vähegi soosib jagub randades hulkujaid ja kaunite vaadete nautijaid isegi valjust tuulest hoolimata.
Rändeparved on lahkunud, siinsed linnuseltsingud talvituvad meie vetes kuni jääolud seda võimaldavad. Katsume neid tutvustada nii, et eemalt nähtav linnuseltsingut annab määrata.
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