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hurricane nora (1997)

Hurricane Nora was only the third tropical cyclone on record to...

wikipedia - 16 Sep 2016
Hurricane Nora was only the third tropical cyclone on record to reach Arizona as a tropical storm. Nora was the fourteenth named tropical cyclone and seventh hurricane of the 1997 Pacific hurricane season. The September storm formed off the Pacific coast of Mexico, and aided by waters warmed by the 1997–98 El Niño event, eventually peaked at Category 4 intensity on the Saffir–Simpson hurricane scale.
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UPENN Almanac - 16 Jul 2018
Robert A. Fox Leadership Professor Dennis DeTurck, the former Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences, added that “John's outstanding contributions to Penn include his service as chairperson of the undergraduate program in political science,” and Nora ...
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Has a hurricane ever hit Arizona? - 06 Sep 2017
But it periodically gets the remnants of Pacific hurricanes in the form of rain, and some of those storms have reached Arizona at tropical-storm strength. The most recent was the remains of Hurricane Nora in 1997. Here are some of the more significant ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Don't think hurricanes impact Arizona? Think again

AZFamily - 28 Aug 2017
Believe it or not, hurricanes often have a direct influence on Arizona's weather patterns. Usually, remnant moisture from decaying hurricanes streams into Arizona. This plume will enhance monsoon moisture and trigger thunderstorms capable of ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Hurricanes: Storms like no other

AZFamily - 11 Jun 2017
Hurricanes and Tropical Storms in the Eastern Pacific are one of Arizona's main sources for rainfall. They infuse our monsoon. Our largest amount of rainfall from a tropical storm was from Nora in 1997 in the Harquahala Mountains with 12.01 inches. In ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Could a Hurricane Ever Strike Southern California?

Jet Propulsion Laboratory - 17 Oct 2012
Over that timeframe, three of those storms brought gale-force winds to California: an unnamed California tropical storm in 1939, Kathleen in 1976 and Nora in 1997. But the primary threat from California tropical cyclones isn't winds or storm surge. It ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Google Doodle shines spotlight on cinematographer James Wong Howe

Fast Company - 25 May 2018
Howe worked on more than 130 films during his career, including the 1934 comedy-mystery The Thin Man (and if you haven't seen Myrna Loy and William Powell as Nick and Nora Charles, fix that this weekend). The movie was nominated for the Academy Award ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Hurricane Dolores and Socorro Island History (blog) - 16 Jul 2015
Weird fact: As soon as Linda died, she was followed by Nora, a Category 3 hurricane, in nearly the same path! Not counting Dolores, there were four other major hurricanes to get close to the island since 1997 -- Juliette, Javier 2004, Ileana 2006, and ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Fox News or CNN: biases impact news

The Appalachian Online - 31 Jan 2018
According to the 2016 Gallup News poll on trust in the media, only 32 percent of Americans say they trust the media, which is down from 40 percent in 2015. The Gallup News poll on trust in media has been done every year since 1997 when it was then 53 ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Who is Miguel Díaz-Canel, Cuba's handpicked president?

Miami Herald - 19 Apr 2018
On the eve of the anniversary of Cuban patriot José Martí's birth, Raúl Castro, flanked by members of the revolutionary old guard and a much younger man who hadn't even been born at the time of the 1959 Cuban Revolution, led a torchlight parade from ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Pennsylvanians help with Hurricane Harvey recovery

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 28 Aug 2017
Nearly 100 Pennsylvanians are in Texas to help with rescue and recovery operations in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Nicholas Garbacz, of Millvale, arrived in Austin late Sunday night and plans to head to a Red Cross shelter to relieve the current staff ...
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Earth Fissures May No Longer Get Mapped in Arizona

Eos - 18 Jul 2016
Newly melded with the University of Arizona at a reduced level of funding, the Arizona Geological Survey (AZGS) might need to shut down a program more than a decade old under which it has mapped fissures in the Earth that plague the state, officials at ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Anti-Castro militant Posada Carriles is dead at 90

Miami Herald - 23 May 2018
Posada Carriles always denied any specific criminal charges in connection with anti-Castro violence of which he was accused — particularly a 1976 midair bombing of a Cubana airliner with 73 people aboard and a 1997 hotel bombing in Havana that killed ...
hurricane nora (1997)

Battered by Harvey, Houston braces for even more flooding

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette - 28 Aug 2017
Harvey, which made landfall late Friday as a Category 4 hurricane and has lingered dropping heavy rain as a tropical storm, sent devastating floods pouring into Houston on Sunday. The rising water chased thousands of people to rooftops or higher ground ...

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