Archive for the ‘California’ Category
Posted by Quemela Savage on 2014/09/22
Glacier breaks off Mount Shasta Volcano in North California — Lahar mud flow
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September 21, 2014
A lahar mud flow occurred from the Southeast flank of Mt. Shasta in Northern California.
The professionals are vexed at the moment, however I have a suspicion that some will soon realize this is related to volcanic / seismic activity in the region.
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Posted by Quemela Savage on 2014/09/16
Hurricane Odile blazed a trail of destruction through Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula that leveled everything from ramshackle homes to big box stores and luxury hotels, leaving roads and entire neighborhoods as disaster zones Monday. (Sept. 15)
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Posted by Quemela Savage on 2014/09/15
Two fires are forcing hundreds of people to evacuate their homes in California. A separate fire has burned at least one and a half square miles in Oregon. (Sept. 15)
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Posted by Quemela Savage on 2014/08/25
Wall Street Journal
Napa residents weren’t warned of the recent 6.0-magnitude earthquake because the state doesn’t have an early warning system like ones found in Japan and Chile. The WSJ’s Deborah Kan speaks to David Oppenheimer of the U.S. Geological Survey about the latest quake to strike the San Francisco Bay Area.
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Posted by Quemela Savage on 2014/08/24
A large earthquake rolled through California’s northern Bay Area early Sunday, damaging some buildings, knocking out power to thousands and sending residents running out of their homes in the darkness. (Aug. 24)
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Posted by Quemela Savage on 2014/08/05
Thunderstorms that swept across Southern California on Sunday led to the death of one person and caused mountain mudslides that stranded more than 2,000 people, authorities said. (Aug. 4)
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