2018-10-09 08:14:56 UTC
a cat3 yet.
ID TIME LAT LNG WVHT (ft) ATMP (F) WTMP (F)
SHIP 0700 22.50 -86.70 4.9 78.8 82.4
SHIP 0700 21.80 -86.90 6.6 78.8 84.2
SHIP 0600 22.60 -87.10 3.3 80.6 84.2
SHIP 0600 21.90 -86.80 3.3 80.6 82.4
#42003 0650 25.93 -85.64 15.7 82.8 n/a
#42003 0550 " " 14.1 82.6 84.6
NOAA "storm special" for Michael:
09 Oct Q3 $bn disasters from NOAA
09 Oct Sept US State Of The Climate from NOAA
17 Oct Sept Global SOTC
~01 Nov Tesla Q3 earnings report (see V. ***@CleanTechnica
for profit estimates for the various divisions & 12c EPS;
he got the Q3 sales right :)
07 Nov Oct US SOTC
19 Nov Oct Global SOTC
06 Dec Nov US SOTC
18 Dec Nov Global SOTC
Did you know:
Florence is the sixth-costliest Atlantic hurricane
(>$38.0 bn in damage).
Assaad Razzouk @AssaadRazzouk 09 Oct 2018 00:02Z
Limiting warming to 1.5°C v. 2°C would:
-Protect 10.4m people from sea level rise
-Halve the number of people without fresh water
-Reduce death from heat waves
-Ease delivery of #SustainableDevelopmentGoals
*But what if it's a big hoax and we create a better world for nothing?*
Hurricane Michael Expected to Become Major Hurricane by Tue
TIME, 09 Oct 2018 00:38Z
Bill McKibben @billmckibben 09 Oct 2018 01:18Z
If you're wondering why Hurricane Michael is suddenly blowing up, here's a
map showing how much hotter than normal the Gulf of Mexico is right now
Drivers are distracted for almost half the time they're behind the wheel: study
ABC Radio Sydney, 09 Oct 2018 03:32Z
How often do you adjust the volume of the radio, eat, or use your phone
while driving? You might be shocked to learn how much time other motorists
are distracted behind the wheel.
Hurricane Michael: Evacuations as storm threatens Florida coast
News.com.au, 09 Oct 2018 03:37Z
Calls for probe after Four Corners questions links between regulator,
ABC Rural, 09 Oct 2018 04:14Z
The Opposition is calling for an inquiry into the independence of the
national chemical authority following an ABC investigation into Roundup
Michael Weeden @mweeden11 09 Oct 2018 04:24Z
Replying to @TheCocoBaps
Hurricane Michael has now formed an eye, which means it is continuing to
orgnaize and strengthen. It is already at 90 mph as of the 11pm update. I
watch a lot of these storms and it would not surprise me to see this storm
reach 120-140 mph before landfall. pic.twitter.com/gFyVpkMpY6
AI6YR @ai6yrham 09 Oct 2018 04:25Z
7-day precipitation totals forecast due to #HurricaneMichael and continued
rain across the Midwest (esp. Oklahoma). pic.twitter.com/nsmTVXRm11
CairoZion @cairo_zion 09 Oct 2018 04:26Z
Can't stop thinking about how fun today was. ## #HurricaneSwell
Controversial Bylong Valley mine gets NSW Government approval
ABC News, 09 Oct 2018 04:56Z
Just one day after after the UN issues a warning about continued coal use,
the NSW Government recommends the approval of an open-cut mine in the NSW
Hurricane Michael on collision course with Florida's Gulf Coast as it ...
Washington Post, 09 Oct 2018 05:02Z
Florida's northern Gulf Coast faces its most serious hurricane threat in
more than a decade as Michael edges ever closer. The intensifying storm is
likely to make ...
Decades-old plastic bottle 'still looks almost new' after washing up on beach
ABC News, 09 Oct 2018 05:05Z
A bottle of Fairy dishing washing liquid produced before Britain switched to
decimal currency in the 70s, washes up on an English beach, prompting calls
for action to combat the "modern day scourge" - plastic.
Police stumble upon huge cannabis crop during bushfire (photos)
ABC News, 09 Oct 2018 05:19Z
When officers from the north Queensland town of Proserpine were called to
help with a bushfire, the last thing they expected to find was a massive
crop of cannabis.
Robert Ballard @firebomb56 09 Oct 2018 05:23Z
Eyewall of Hurricane Michael visible from the Key West weather radar.
# #flwx pic.twitter.com/hnhw89XvSj
Michael may hit Florida Panhandle as major hurricane by Wed night
AccuWeather.com, 09 Oct 2018 05:41Z
'You can't keep arguing this is just a cycle': Farmers struggling to manage
impacts of climate change
ABC/7.30, 09 Oct 2018 05:56Z
Peter Mailler is a third-generation farmer but if the effects of climate
change continue on their current path, he doesn't expect anyone will be
farming his 6,000 acres property in the future.
Thousands evacuated after explosions at Ukrainian ammo depot
ABC News, 09 Oct 2018 06:05Z
About 10,000 people are evacuated after a fire and explosions hit a defence
ministry ammunition depot 176 kilometres east of the Ukrainian capital Kiev.
###### @azz________ 09 Oct 2018 06:25Z
#Hurricane #Michael hits #Cuba with strong wind, rain and flood.
Opera House horse racing promotion brought forward to avoid protests
ABC News, 08 Oct 2018
The light show on the Opera House to advertise the Everest horse race is
moved forward an hour early to avoid protests.
Al Jazeera Weather @AJEWeather 09 Oct 2018 06:52Z
Flooding remains on the ground in Nicaragua but rain has eased
Al Jazeera Weather @AJEWeather 09 Oct 2018 06:52Z
Tropical Cyclone Luban now makes a forecast play for the Gulf of Aden, after
Gambling is part of the psychopathy of Sydney Opinion
ABC News, 09 Oct 2018 06:54Z
A peculiar blend of conditions led to the creation of Sydney as a gambler's
town and the govt is the chief bookmaker, casino operator, profiteer
and now advertiser, writes Michael Jensen.
WA TAB to be sold for up to $500 mn under WA Government's racing
ABC News, 09 Oct 2018 07:39Z
After years of uncertainty over the future of the TAB, the WA Government
will push ahead with the sale of the state-owned betting agency in a deal
that could deliver up to $500 mn.
The Government said 35 per cent of the proceeds from the sale would be put
towards a new dedicated racing industry infrastructure fund [aka subsidy],
as part of a broader reform package.