The YouTube algorithm works similar to how the Streisand effect works. First, people prefer blockbuster, Hollywood kind of scenes, of current extreme weather, hence incredible scenes will likely result in more users sharing and viewing a video. Secondly, how many views and how fast a video gets above certain view counts, determines how long and…
The world’s strongest storm this year, Typhoon Mangkhut lashes Hong Kong and mainland China https://edition.cnn.com/2018/09/15/asia/typhoon-mangkhut-hong-kong-intl/index.html CORRECTION: Tornado footage is from 2015 http://youtube.com/watch?v=wFABQ6jb9kw The wrong attribution appears to originate from Dave Stanley https://twitter.com/daveystan1/status/1041289214615203840 and was also picked-up by the BBC https://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-asia-45540282/typhoon-mangkhut-hong-kong-latest-to-face-storm Typhoon Mangkhut https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Typhoon_Mangkhut Sources Simon Church Premonition, fish jump ashore https://youtu.be/wVqTCm661hI Anson Hsu 大润发 https://twitter.com/moruhen/status/1041361994173968384 SHIBUYA COMMUNITY…
Mangkhut, the strongest storm of 2018 so far made landfall on the northern tip of the island of Luzon, at about 1:40 a.m. local time. https://goo.gl/R3xtxU Category 2 Mangkhut May be a Top-Ten Costliest Typhoon for China https://www.wunderground.com/cat6/Category-2-Mangkhut-May-be-Top-Ten-Costliest-Typhoon-China Sources Jekki Pascual https://www.instagram.com/newspatrol/ Philippine Red Cross https://twitter.com/philredcross CNN Philippines Typhoon #OmpongPH at its worst in Tuguegarao…
Hurricane Florence footage compilation, covering Saturday 12th to early 14th, 2018. For a current situation summary visit Wunderground here https://www.wunderground.com/cat6/Florence-Continues-Lash-Coastal-Carolina-Record-Surge-Beaufort-40-Rains-Possible Sources Live coverage Hurricane Florence https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QA3rPY_1t88 Jeff Piotrowski https://twitter.com/Jeff_Piotrowski Accuweather Reed Timmer https://twitter.com/ReedTimmerAccu Weather Nation https://twitter.com/WeatherNation Nearly 150 people trapped in New Bern, N.C., as small city is battered by Florence https://www.nbcnews.com/news/weather/nearly-150-people-trapped-new-bern-n-c-small-city-n909551 Frying Pan Ocean…
Hurricane Florence could be among the biggest storms to ever hit the U.S.
Reed Timmer https://twitter.com/ReedTimmerAccu
Jeff Piotrowski https://twitter.com/Jeff_Piotrowski
Frying Pan Ocean Cam https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=deG4NxkouGM
ISS footage https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QvTmdIhYnes
Beach cam http://surfchex.com
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Additional sources, Lucasfilm, Paramount Pictures, NASA, NOAA, The White House, and Pixabay
Hurricane Florence outer bands have begun to pound the coast of North Carolina. Web cam, and stormchaser footage document the beginning of stormy and wet days ahead. Footage from September 13th, 2018.
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Amy Goodman from Democracy Now interviews Mike Mann on Hurricane Florence, and the connection to climate change. How the weaker jet stream comes in. My colleagues have shown the weakening over the past decades here in Science https://twitter.com/rahmstorf/status/1039618555128557569
Watch the full interview https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9OuVTEfBatY
The Brunswick nuclear power plant is a couple of miles near Wilmington, at the Ocean. With model forecasting Hurricane Florence to potentially making landfall near the site.
“Are Coastal Nuclear Power Plants Ready for Sea-Level Rise?” https://www.hakaimagazine.com/features/are-coastal-nuclear-power-plants-ready-for-sea-level-rise/
Brunswick Nuclear Generating Station https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Brunswick_Nuclear_Generating_Station
Florence could threaten East Coast as a major hurricane this week https://edition.cnn.com/2018/09/09/us/florence-tropical-storm-hurricane-forecast-wxc Kerry Emanuel, Expert on Strong Hurricanes and the Future (2018) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R5kWuVHQxfA Allan Huffman https://twitter.com/RaleighWx/status/1038741033364975616 Robert Fanney, Meteorological Consensus for Florence Landfall Builds https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ze1PpAC4ruY NHC Atlantic https://twitter.com/NHC_Atlantic Ryan Maue https://twitter.com/RyanMaue/status/1038629383005765632 Fearsome Five: Florence, Helene, Isaac, Olivia, and Mangkhut https://www.wunderground.com/cat6/Fearsome-Five-Florence-Helene-Isaac-Olivia-and-Mangkhut Governor Henry McMaster, Statewide Officials…
The Devastating 2017 Hurricane Season: Opportunities, Challenges, and Future Directions for the Weather Enterprise.
Kerry Emanuel: Connections to Climate and Future Research Opportunities (2018) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8lf8nb0wo28
MIT’s Kerry Emanuel on Climate and Stronger Hurricanes (2015) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QHS7bV9o5VA
Tropical cyclones and climate change https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Tropical_cyclones_and_climate_change
Lightning: A New Essential Climate Variable https://eos.org/project-updates/lightning-a-new-essential-climate-variable
Hurricane Lane churns toward Hawaii, Big Island has already seen over 31 inches of rain https://abcnews.go.com/US/extreme-flooding-reported-hurricane-lane-nears-hawaii/story?id=57374083
Waldbrand bei Berlin – Feuerwehr lässt drei Dörfer räumen https://www.tagesspiegel.de/berlin/brandenburg-waldbrand-bei-berlin-feuerwehr-laesst-drei-doerfer-raeumen/22947794.html
Hurricane Lane reached Category 5 strength on August 21 with top sustained winds near 160 mph and a minimum central pressure of 940 mb. On August 22, Hurricane Lane drew close to Hawaii, prompting hurricane warnings and watches on the islands. Whether or not Lane makes landfall in Hawaii, the storm could bring damaging tropical-storm-force…
Hurricane Lane takes aim at Hawaii https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WdhJZ08FTEY
Hawaii braces for Hurricane Lane https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qHWwmRiIerQ
Hawaii prepares for Hurricane Lane https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lW8FW_OsuI
Hurricane Lane Brings High Surf To Ka’u (Aug. 22, 2018) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kED4abZQ6A0
Lane Likely to Lash Hawaii for 3-4 Days https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T1FWj85eHxU