Posts Tagged ‘snowstorm’

Japan:Snowstorm continues in northern Japan

Saturday, December 24, 2011 Comments off

Laaska news  Dec. 24, 2011

Japanese weather forecasters are warning of gales and heavy snow in the north of the country.

A snowstorm is forecast to continue through Sunday. Hokkaido will have winds of up to 72 kilometers per hour. The Hokuriku and Chugoku regions will have winds of up to 65 kilometers per hour. Read more…

19 dead in US snowstorm, no power at 1-mil. homes – NHK

Tuesday, November 1, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News  Nov. 1 ,2011

An unusually early snowstorm across the northeastern coast of the United States and Canada has killed at least 19 people. Read more…

US snow causes blackouts, flight cancellations

Sunday, October 30, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News Oct. 30,2011

An unusually early snowstorm has struck the US East Coast, causing power cuts and flight cancellations.

The US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, or NOAA, says a cold air mass over the East Coast is bringing snow from early Saturday morning. Read more…