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13 Posts

  1. Europe and It’s Heatwaves

    Heatwaves are amongst the deadliest natural hazards with thousands of people dying from heat-related causes each year. The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change estimates that by 2050, about half of the European population may face high or very high risk of heat stress in summ
  2. Extreme heat, rainfall highlight need for more climate action

    Press Release by World Meteorological Organization (WMO). 13 July 2023 Intense heat is gripping large parts of the Northern hemisphere, whilst heavy precipitation has caused devastating floods and loss of life in several other regions. June saw the warmest global average temperatur
  3. Vermont Overwhelmed by Floods

    Vermont dam running out of capacity with ‘few evacuation options remaining’ following catastrophic flooding - FOX Weather Story Link #floods #Vermont #emergency
  4. United Nations Early Warnings for All - Saves Lives

    The "Early Warnings for All" initiative is a groundbreaking effort to ensure that everyone on Earth is protected from hazardous weather, water, or climate events through life-saving early warning systems by the end of 2027. Challenge Despite the urgent need, only half of the countr
  5. Massive Floods in Spain

    Mother nature unleash a huge amount of torrential rain across the region creating chaos and life-threatening events for many. Take a look at the video by Times and Sunday Times. #climate #RAHWEATHER #weather #floods #Spain
  6. 🌍Did you know? #ClimateScience #HealthWellness
  7. Almost half of the U.S water supply has forever chemicals..

    July 5, 2023 At least 45% of the nation’s tap water is estimated to have one or more types of the chemicals known as per- and polyfluorinated alkyl substances, or PFAS, according to a new study by the U.S. Geological Survey. There are more than 12,000 types of PFAS, not all of whi
  8. The World Meteorological Congress has defined eight long-term ambitions to address the water challenge before it becomes a crisis:

    Hydro-climate and meteorological data support the food security agenda WMO supports resolving the equation of water demand for human consumption, irrigation requirements, water availability and potential water storage and provides advice to optimize rainfed and irrigated agricultu
  9. Scientists at AOML Discover Atlantic Niño Fuels the Most Intense and Destructive Tropical Cyclones 

    Scientists at NOAA’s Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory (AOML) found that Atlantic Niño, the Atlantic counterpart of the Pacific El Niño, increases the formation of tropical cyclones off the coast of West Africa, also known as Cape (Cabo) Verde hurricanes. The s
  10. What is an emergency?

    An emergency refers to a sudden, unexpected, and often dangerous situation that requires immediate action to protect life, health, property, or the environment. Emergencies can take various forms, such as natural disasters (e.g., earthquakes, hurricanes), accidents (e.g., fires,
  11. Global ocean roiled by marine heatwaves, with more on the way

    Half of the world’s ocean may experience marine heatwave conditions by September, experimental forecast predicts As scientists around the world sound the alarm about record sea surface temperatures, a new experimental NOAA forecast system predicts that half of the global ocean may
  12. World Meteorological Organization declares onset of El Niño conditions

    By WMO. #ElNino conditions have developed in the tropical Pacific for the first time in seven years, setting the stage for a likely surge in global temperatures and disruptive weather and climate patterns. Geneva 4 July 2023 (WMO) _ El Niño conditions have developed in the tropica
  13. Know of any local emergencies in your area? We want to hear them! Doesn’t matter where you are, we believe sharing information helps everyone prepare better for the next emergency🚨

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