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Hurricane Bertha Downgraded to Tropical Storm, No US Threat(Comments Off on Hurricane Bertha Downgraded to Tropical Storm, No US Threat)

August 5, 2014

Hurricane Bertha has been downgraded to a tropical storm as of Tuesday. The hurricane was expected to pass about midway between the Atlantic coast and Bermuda late Tuesday morning. A turn toward the northeast and an increase in forward speed was expected to begin late Tuesday and continue into Wednesday. “There’s no direct impact that […]

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Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant Goes Offline Due to Nemo Blizzard

Somewhere around 9:15pm EST the Pilgrim Nuclear Power Plant located in Plymouth, Massachusetts went offline by shutting down automatically. The power down of the Nuclear Power Plant was due to loss of off-site power from the force of the Nemo Blizzard slamming into the East Coast. It was at this time the backup emergency diesel […]

Tornado Wrecks Havoc in Volusia County Florida: Strongest in 4 Years

Homes in Terra Mar Village, south of Edgewater, Florida are trying to clean up a mess after they were destroyed by Monday’s tornado that came through the area. NWS meteorologist Scott Spratt said the tornado’s path went over the St. Johns River as a water spout and then NWS isn’t clear on what happened. “It […]