“The vast majority of storm system
owners now understand that the only way to adequately ensure the service life of a pipe system is to confirm that it has been both designed and installed correctly,” said Matt Childs, president of the ACPA.
After examining radar data from the Tropical Rainfall Measuring Mission satellite, Robert Houze of the University of Washington and colleagues identified a storm system
that had formed over the Bay of Bengal in late July and moved unusually far to the west as the source of the rainfall that caused the Indus River to overflow.
The model that Perlwitz's team used suggests that ozone-related heating of the stratosphere triggers the same cascade of effects that Son's team now reports: the circumpolar westerlies weaken, enabling more storm systems
to breach that barrier and bring warm winds to Antarctica.
The infrastructure upgrades will include a new Montana Heritage Center, the renovation of Romney Hall at Montana State University, a new Dental Clinic, Assisting and Hygiene Lab at Great Falls College, 14 replaced or repaired bridges, and 51 water, wastewater and storm system
The National Hurricane Center is advising Louisiana and Texas, along with coastal areas of northern Mexico, to monitor a storm system
in the Gulf of Mexico that has a 60 percent chance of becoming a tropical depression.
naming is based on regions and hurricanes in the Pacific will have their own list of names.
Strong storm systems
continued through the latter part of the month bringing damage from wind, hail and flooding.
But that pressure has weakened, allowing moist, warm Pacific storm systems
to stretch from Asia through Hawaii into California.
That's in contrast to findings from Voyager, which observed long-lived storm systems
at low latitudes in the early 1980s.
Recent warm, sunny weather brought out the blooms of flowering trees, but a series of storm systems
moving onshore will keep the chance of rain in the forecast for the next several days.
Most winter or some spring storm systems
lack heat, so instability limits them from producing larger severe weather outbreaks.
A convective storm front on Wednesday caused six tornado touchdowns in Alabama and Arkansas and hail and wind damage in several other states, reports EQECAT, but 2012 has seen fewer of these storm systems
than last year, forecasters say.