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Satellite Views Early Thanksgiving Travel Trouble Areas In US

Provided by Rob Gutro, NASA's Goddard Space Flight Center As the U.S. Thanksgiving holiday approaches this Thursday, November 27, NOAA's GOES-East and GOES-West satellites are keeping a weather eye out for storms that may affect early...

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2014-11-25 08:25:33

Weak El Niño conditions signal colder than normal temperatures for many parts of Canada OAKVILLE, ON, Nov.

2014-11-24 23:01:26

Buffalo’s recent record snowfall turns into dangerous flood water as temperatures abruptly rise, Cozy Products report. Chicago, IL (PRWEB) November 24, 2014

2014-11-24 12:24:27

Eastern U.S. Experienced Coldest Winter in a Decade; Spike in Auto Claims, Too NEW YORK, Nov.

2014-11-20 23:02:50

Heavy snow fell throughout the Great Lakes region this week, and with warmer weather on the horizon, the potential exists for rapid thawing of snow. LINCOLN,

2014-11-19 08:31:15

Nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Homes (FLASH)® Hosts 2014 Annual Innovation Conference ORLANDO, Fla., Nov.

2014-11-18 23:02:46

Ground-breaking weather technology is geared to help homeowners in time of crisis and eliminate “storm chasers” taking advantage of consumers. PLANO, TEXAS

2014-11-17 12:31:26

Prize features an installed home generator from KOHLER Generators and the nonprofit Federal Alliance for Safe Home (FLASH)® TALLAHASSEE, Fla., Nov.

2014-11-17 12:25:36

Users share how they make their minutes count on top social media platforms and includes a chance to win $1,000 or other great prizes STATE COLLEGE, Pa., Nov.

2014-11-10 16:26:28

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Tristram’s Storm Petrel, Oceanodroma tristrami
2013-04-22 14:33:05

The Tristram’s Storm Petrel (Oceanodroma tristrami) is a species of seabird in the family of storm-petrels called Hydrobatidae. The species’ specific and common name comes from the English clergyman Henry Baker Tristram, the species can also be known as the Sooty Storm-petrel. The Tristram’s Storm Petrel is distribution across the North Pacific Ocean; mainly in tropical seas. This storm-petrel has long angular wings and is 24 cm long. The plumage is dark all over with a slightly pale...

Northern short grasslands
2013-04-18 23:18:40

The Northern short grasslands is only 1 of 867 terrestrial ecoregions defined by the World Wide Fund for Nature. This ecoregion includes portions of the Canadian provinces of Alberta and Saskatchewan, and the American Great Plains states of Montana, North Dakota, Nebraska, South Dakota and Wyoming. The Northern short grasslands have a semi-arid climate, with the annual average precipitation ranging from 270mm to 450mm. The winters here are cold, with an average temperature of 14 degrees...

Northern tall grasslands
2013-04-18 23:14:41

The Northern tall grasslands is only 1 of 867 terrestrial ecoregions defined by the World Wide Fund for Nature. This ecoregion largely follows the Red River Valley in the Canadian province of Manitoba and the American states of Minnesota and North Dakota. The grasslands have a humid continental climate with moderate precipitation, normally between 450 and 700 mm. The winters are very cold, with an average temperature of 9.5 degrees Fahrenheit, and the summer are warm with the mean...

High Plains (United States)
2013-04-18 22:49:08

The High Plains are a sub region of the Great Plains mainly in the Western United States, but also partially in the Midwest states of Kansas, Nebraska, and South Dakota, generally ecompassing the western portion of the Great Plains before the region reaches the Rocky Mountains. The High Plains are located in southeastern Wyoming, southwestern South Dakota, eastern Colorado, western Nebraska, eastern New Mexico, western Kansas, northwestern Texas and western Oklahoma. They rise in elevation...

Humid Pampas
2013-04-18 22:43:40

The Humid Pampa is an extensive region of flat, fertile grassland of loessic origin in Argentina. It has a precipitation average of 900 mm per year, compared to the Dry Pampas towards the west, which average less than 700 mm. Similar to the Pampas in general, the region's terrain is mostly hilly and of a temperate climate, though rich mollisols are more abundant here than to the west, where the soils are loessic origin are more common. This area is characterized by four distinct...

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