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  1. News - Asia - WEATHER

    Weakened Typhoon Neoguri still packs torrential punch as it hits Japan

    Posted Jul 08th 2014, 11:08am by Reuters

    ... of injured at 19. Schools across the sprawling archipelago were also closed, while nearly 70,000 Okinawan households had no power, the public broadcaster said. "We have no water or electricity, ...

  2. News - China - WEATHER

    Biggest sandstorm in 10 years hits northern Chinese city Dunhuang

    Posted Apr 24th 2014, 11:02am by Staff Reporter

    ... Staff Reporter Schools were closed and visibility was reduced to just 20 metres in places as the strongest sandstorm to strike the northern Chinese city of Dunhuang swept in. The sandstorm hit the city, in Gansu province, at 1.40pm on Wednesday, bringing strong winds and a sudden drop in temperature, and continued to rage for hours, forcing many people to wear masks. School sent ...

  3. News - World - WEATHER

    Six dead, 10,500 homeless after flash flood hits Solomons capital Honiara

    Posted Apr 04th 2014, 09:17pm by AFP

    ... before in Guadalcanal [the island where Honiara is located]," she said. Khondker said 16 evacuation centres had been set up in local schools to provide shelter for 10,500 homeless people, ...

  4. News - China Insider - WEATHER

    Water leaks, flooding in new terminal of Shenzhen airport draw criticism

    Posted Mar 31st 2014, 04:38pm by Chris Luo

    ... night, before extending it to Monday afternoon and ordering the closure of all schools in the city.    ...

  5. News - China - WEATHER

    Northern China may get reprieve from smog as cold front approaches

    Posted Feb 26th 2014, 03:14pm by Teddy Ng

    ... alert – red – which calls for measures such as closing schools to minimise the smog’s impact on public health. A government guideline said a red alert should be issued if forecasts indicate that the air quality index will exceed 300 for three days. A secondary school affiliated to Peking University had suspended junior secondary classes because of the smog. Officials ordered the school ...

  6. News - World - WEATHER

    Snowstorm halts thousands of flights and shuts schools in northeastern US

    Posted Jan 03rd 2014, 10:49pm by AGENCIES

    ... Agencies in New York and Boston Northeastern US left buried in up to 60cm of snow as blizzards halt flights and shut schools, with New York declaring a state of emergency Stranded by icy wrath of Hercules Snowstorm Hercules hammered the northeastern United States yesterday, causing flight delays, paralysing road travel and closing schools and government offices. Travel chaos ...

  7. News - World - WEATHER

    Major snowstorm slams northeast US, grounding flights, snarling traffic

    Posted Jan 22nd 2014, 10:53pm by AFP

    ... schools in the city and neighbouring Maryland and Virginia, were to remain closed yesterday. Washington's Metro public transit system reported on Tuesday half as many riders as on a typical ...

  8. News - World - WEATHER

    Arctic blast set to plunge parts of United States into deep freeze again

    Posted Jan 20th 2014, 11:28pm by McClatchy-Tribune

    ... may be intense enough to cause school closings, frozen pipes and water main breaks," Alex Sosnowski, senior meteorologist for AccuWeather.com said in a forecast. "Heating systems may ...

  9. News - World - WEATHER

    Polar blast brings extreme cold to eastern American states

    Posted Jan 06th 2014, 03:25pm by AP

    ... skin within minutes. The bitter weather comes after a heavy snowstorm hit much of the region last week. Officials closed schools in Chicago and other Midwest cities and warned residents to stay ... United States Many cities came to a virtual standstill. Schools, government offices and courts in several states closed. In New York city, the temperature was expected to drop sharply from 11 ...

  10. News - World - WEATHER

    US sees break in arctic weather

    Posted Jan 09th 2014, 10:59pm by AFP

    ... from the Arctic. Schools, businesses and government offices were closed. Water mains and household pipes froze. Roads and pavements became ice rinks. The National Guard was called in to help ...




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