Daily Archives: March 5, 2010

First Look: 2010 Atlantic Hurricane Season Outlook

(48445 KB) Watch on posterous ImpactWeather’s Lead Hurricane Forecaster and TropicsWatch Manager Chris Hebert presents this first look at the coming 2010 Atlantic Hurricane Season, with contributions from ImpactWeather StormWatch Supervisor Fred Schmude and TropicsWatch Supervisor Joe Spain.

Quake Shortens Days

Last week’s Chilean earthquake was the seventh strongest earthquake in the known history of the world (actually, at 8.8 magnitude, it ties the 1906 earthquake off the coast of Ecuador). It was so strong that it actually shifted the Earth’s figure axis (axis around which the Earth’s mass is balanced and perhaps confused with the […]