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NASA’s AIRS monitors the Fay tropical storm on the east coast

From its point of view on board the Aqua satellite, the instrument measures how much moisture the storm’s clouds contain. The tropical storm Fay sweeps across New England, with the center of the storm landing about 15 kilometers north-east of Atlantic City, New Jersey, around 5 p.m. local time. At that time Fay had maximum winds of around 85 km …

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Fay could become the sixth storm of the hurricane season this week, impacting the east coast

When upgrading, Fay is the earliest tropical storm that begins with an “F”. The previous record was set on July 21, 2005. “Environmental conditions are expected to be conducive to development and likely to create a tropical or subtropical cyclone the next day,” said the National Hurricane Center. The system that currently affects the South Carolina coast produces heavy rain, …

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Energy companies are demolishing the construction of the Atlantic coast pipeline

Despite a recent victory for the US Supreme Court project, ongoing delays, litigation, and an expected increase in costs threatened the economics of the project, the companies said on Sunday. The pipeline, which was originally announced in 2014, has been subjected to severe criticism and legal challenges from environmental and other groups. “This announcement reflects the increasing legal uncertainty that …

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The banner plane goes down off the coast of New Jersey

A banner plane went into the ocean off the coast of Surf City on Saturday afternoon, the authorities said. The plane, a Cessna 150, landed at 3:20 p.m. near North 13th Street and Ocean Avenue. and the pilot, whose identity has not been released, was the only person on board, said a FAA spokesman. By the time the officers arrived, …

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The Roosevelt Bridge in Stuart, Florida, is “threatened with an impending collapse,” the Coast Guard warns.

The Roosevelt Bridge in Stuart is “threatened by an impending collapse,” warned the US Coast Guard. Officials have blocked the lanes to the south indefinitely. The northbound lanes have been split to accommodate southbound and northbound traffic. Commercial boat traffic was discontinued. The Roosevelt Bridge was built 24 years ago and spans the St. Lucie River. “We expect severe traffic …

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Storm near the coast, high flood risk remains

Tropical storm Cristobal is moving north in the Gulf of Mexico and is expected to land on Sunday afternoon. As of 10 a.m., Cristobal was about 30 miles southeast of Port Fourchon or 90 miles south of New Orleans with maximum winds of 80 km / h with higher gusts. The pressure is 994 mb. A slight change in strength …

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Tropical storm Cristobal heads for landing on the Gulf Coast with flood rain, storm surge and gusty winds

Cristobal will land on the Gulf Coast today. Tropical storm and storm surge warnings have been issued. Rain, wind, and coastal flooding can continue until Monday along the northern Gulf Coast. Cristobal’s remains are expected to move north to the upper Midwest with heavy rain and gusty winds. The tropical storm Cristobal will land on the Gulf Coast today and …

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The Gulf Coast is preparing for the flooding caused by the tropical storm Cristobal

Regarding Cristobal’s landing site, several models are coordinated and expect this point to be somewhere between Marsh Island and Slidell, Louisiana However, this does not mean that locations outside of this area are free from bumps. “The highest winds, the greatest storm surge and the heaviest rain can occur east of the Cristobal landing site. Not only is the Louisiana …

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SpaceX successfully launched 60 satellites from the Space Coast

After the unforgettable return of the astronauts to Central Florida, SpaceX is back in business on Wednesday. The company launched 60 satellites on Wednesday. The starting field 40 is only a few kilometers from field 39-A in the Kennedy Space Center, where SpaceX carried out the first commercial launch of astronauts on Saturday. Instead of a 5-ton crew capsule, the …

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