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A new study finds windy conditions can weaken St. Elmo's fire, the phenomenon when electrically conductive structures spontaneously emit a flash of blue light, when it's generated by aircraft and other ungrounded objects.
Science Daily. Tue, 11 Aug 2020 12:02:25 EDT.
For residents of Connecticut and New York who are still without power, frustration with utility companies grew as temperatures rose.
Mihir Zaveri and Nate Schweber. New York Times. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 23:03:51 +0000.
The storm lasted several hours as it tore across eastern Nebraska, Iowa and parts of Wisconsin, had the wind speed of a major hurricane, and likely caused more widespread damage than a normal tornado.
Voice of America. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 18:01:42 -0400.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Efforts to restore electricity in New Jersey were nearing completion Monday, nearly a week after Tropical Storm Isaias tore through the state. ...
Washington Times. Mon, 10 Aug 2020 05:45:21 -0400.
At least seven people were killed when torrential rain and thunderstorms caused flash flooding on the Greek island of Evia over the weekend, officials said on Sunday. ...
Yahoo. Sun, 09 Aug 2020 05:26:00 -0400.
A special evacuation flight bringing people home to India who had been trapped abroad because of the coronavirus skidded off a runway and split in two while landing Friday in heavy rain in the southern state of Kerala, killing ...
New Zealand Herald. Sat, 08 Aug 2020 06:18:41 +1200.
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) - Utilities in New Jersey were hoping Friday to have electricity restored to most of their customers by the weekend as crews repair damage caused by Tropical Storm Isaias. ...
Washington Times. Fri, 07 Aug 2020 05:51:23 -0400.
A man in Texas who was outside recording a thunderstorm on Wednesday as it rolled through his neighborhood was nearby hit when lightning struck several feet away from him.
Travis Fedschun. Fox News. Thu, 06 Aug 2020 15:09:30 GMT.
Emergency declarations have been issued for multiple states as Hurricane Isaias is expected to make landfall along the southeastern coast of Florida later in the day Saturday and into Sunday.In Florida, Gov. Ron ...
Marty Johnson. The Hill. Sat, 01 Aug 2020 12:29:04 +0000.