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Flooding threatens Atlantic Seaboard

ACCUWEATHER.COM reports that although Tropical Storm Nicole has dissipated, flooding will still be a major threat along the Atlantic Seaboard through the end of the week. As Nicole moves northward from Florida waters and interacts with a front stretched north-south along the East coast of the US, rain already breaking out now will become heavier. […]


Update: Airline Advisories

Airline Advisories:AC, BA, AF, DL, SN Air Canada (AC) – Travel Advisories for September 29 – Update 04h20 Possible disruptions to Air Canada and Jazz operated flights: Barcelona (BCN) and Madrid (MAD) – Workforce disruptions. Flights may be impacted throughout the day by National General Strike in Spain. Brussels (BRU) – Airspace closure. Flights may […]


Hurricane watch in effect for Belize as Tropical Storm Matthew heads toward Central America

MIAMI (AP) — A hurricane watch has been issued for the coast of Belize as Tropical Storm Matthew in the southwestern Caribbean moves toward Central America. The U.S. National Hurricane Center in Miami said early Friday that Matthew has maximum sustained winds of 45 mph (75 kph). It was moving west at 17 mph (28 […]


Hurricane Igor: Puerto Rico and USVI

UK Foreign Office: Hurricane Igor is expected to affect Puerto Rico and the US Virgin Islands, evening local time on Tuesday 14 September and will continue to affect in to Wednesday 15 September. Swells generated by the Hurricane are likely to be the main effect, and these may cause life-threatening surf and Rip current conditions. […]


Plane crashes in Venezuela, 14 confirmed dead

(CNN) — Fourteen people were confirmed dead but others survived when an airplane carrying at least 47 passengers and crew members crashed Monday morning in southeastern Venezuela, government and hospital officials said. Twenty-three people were taken to hospitals in the city of Guayana, said Bolivar state Gov. Francisco Rangel Gomez. Of those, two died, said […]


Leighton Buzzard, England

One of the great pleasures of England is to visit a great country pub. Many people overseas berate the quality of food but really, typically, they are making opinions from a distant past. These days, food quality is as good as anywhere, the effort to buy local is probably better than in most places, and […]