Daily Archives: April 15, 2010

Nor’wester Demolishes Mud Huts/Kills 122+ People in India

Earlier this week I blogged about the severe heat wave in India and today I’m here to talk about a powerful storm that devastated parts of eastern India Tuesday night. It was about midnight when a severe storm, known as a Nor’wester, ripped through parts of the eastern Indian states of West Bengal and Bihar. […]

Volcano’s Canceled Flights: UK Today, Scandinavia this Weekend?

This is not a new eruption for the small Eyjafjallajökull Volcano of Iceland, though it is certainly the largest recent eruption. NOTAMs (NOtices To AirMen) have been issued to air traffic sporadically for the past couple of weeks as emissions were of concern to aircraft operators. Today, flight level winds are carrying the volcanic ash […]