Posted in December 2012

Mudslide Derails Train!

Mudslide Derails Train!

This is the storm season for the Pacific Coast.  Several major storm systems have already come ashore with another major one this week.  With steep hillsides and saturated ground, additional rains can cause mudslides.  Washington state has seen its share of them in recent days.  One just caused a major train derailment outside of Everitt.  … Continue reading

Sandy Forces NHC to Rethink Hurricane Warnings

Sandy Forces NHC to Rethink Hurricane Warnings

Hurricane Sandy – a massive, historic and devastating storm to our nation’s East Coast will not only go down in the history books, it will change the future – the future of how the National Hurricane Center handles these hurricane-turned-hybrid storms… As Sandy was making landfall back in October,  the storm was undergoing changes.  This … Continue reading