By Dennis Feltgen, National Hurricane Center Millions of people were affected by hurricanes last year. Their perceptions have now been reset, but some don’t line up with reality. Social science may be the answer to fixing it Major Hurricane Irma on Sept 8, 2017 Image credit: NOAA But they’re not always right. Here’s a sampling: “I live outside of the cone, so I am safe from feeling the effects.” The cone has nothing to do with impacts, only the average track error of…
Congratulations to the Mass Transit Top 40 Under 40 Nominees. Selected by their peers and colleagues, these individuals have shown a capacity for innovation and demonstrated leadership and a commitment to making an impact in mass transit.
Last update Mon, 17 Apr 2017 20:28:44 UTC There are no tropical cyclones in the Atlantic at this time. The Atlantic hurricane season runs from June 1st through November 30th. Eastern North Pacific (East of 140°W) Tropical Weather Outlook There are no tropical cyclones in the Eastern North Pacific at this time. The Eastern North Pacific hurricane season runs from May 15th through November 30th.
Severe Thunderstorms Possible for Southeast States Today The NWS Storm Prediction Center is forecasting a chance of severe thunderstorms today in portions of the Southeast states. Damaging winds, large hail and a few tornadoes will be possible. The threat for severe weather will continue through midweek in this area, and then the threat will shift into the Mid-Atlantic on Thursday. Read More >
Control Risks, the specialist global risk consultancy, has appointed Neil Meikle as Head of Forensic Technology for Europe and Africa. Neil is a forensic technology specialist with over fifteen years of experience in leading multi-jurisdictional forensic investigations for clients including corporates, law firms and regulatory bodies. Neil joins Control Risks from PwC UK.
The National Weather Service wants you to have the latest, most accurate information on Hurricane Florence to keep you informed and safe. Here is a helpful compilation of information that you can follow/use before, during, and after the storm in order to have the most recent forecast conditions for your area, as well as emergency management information on evacuations, shelters, and resources to keep you safe. NWS offices will be using #Florence on twitter throughout the event.
Due to Hurricane Florence, the College of Charleston is cancelling all classes and College events starting Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2018, following an evacuation order for coastal counties issued by the S.C. Governor’s Office.