Category Archives: Extreme Weather

Earth Networks CEO Discusses Extreme Weather with BBC World News

From ice storms on the East Coast, severe drought on the West Coast, floods in Brazil to extreme heat in Australia — the weather seems to be getting wilder. Is this the new normal? And is this the face of climate … Continue reading

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Our Lightning-Fast Weather Alerts Save Lives

Our advanced severe weather alerts — powered by our exclusive Total Lightning Network — are featured in this new video that’s part of Intel’s Inspiring a Better Future campaign. Watch and get an inside look at our early warning technology … Continue reading

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Weather Watching the Final Four

Are you ready for the big dance? We are proud to be supporting the Atlanta-Fulton County Emergency Management Agency with weather information and breaking updates during the NCAA® Men’s Final Four® basketball championship at the Georgia Dome, Fan Fest events … Continue reading

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WeatherBug Mobile Lightning Widget for Developers Debuts

Just in time for severe weather season, we’re debuting our WeatherBug Spark™ HTML5 Mobile Lightning Widget for developers. Our new widget — powered by real-time lightning data from the Earth Networks Total Lightning Network™ — is the only mobile developer … Continue reading

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Still-Strong Isaac Lashing Southeastern Louisiana, New Orleans

UPDATED 9:45 AM CDT, August 29, 2012 By WeatherBug Sr. Meteorologist, James West Hurricane Isaac is continuing to lash southeastern Louisiana, including the greater New Orleans area, with hurricane force wind gusts, torrential tropical downpours and dangerous storm surge. A … Continue reading

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Super Storms and Extreme Weather

Super Storms and Extreme Weather: Earth Networks – WeatherBug CEO Bob Marshall talks severe weather on ABC World News in a news segment by ABC Meteorologist Ginger Zee.

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Historic U.S. Drought Intensifies

By Earth Networks – WeatherBug Meteorologist John Bateman A strong upper-level ridge of high pressure continued to dominate the nation’s weather this week, bringing hot and dry weather to much of the U.S. east of the Rockies. Despite some beneficial … Continue reading

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Businesses: Severe Weather PREP

by Amena Ali, CMO, Earth Networks No area of the world is immune to changing and severe weather. Consider the heat and drought in east Africa, earthquakes and flooding in Japan, and the severe damage wrought by Hurricane Irene in … Continue reading

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Contingency Planning: Preparing for the Worst

by Stuart Hershon, Earth Networks What would you do if a severe storm was gathering strength and heading straight for your area? How would you prepare knowing that you had limited time to take the required steps to mitigate injury, … Continue reading

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When Minutes Matter: DTAs for Severe Weather Warning

By John Bosse After more than three years in development and network deployment, we are excited to share our newest storm warning technology, called Dangerous Thunderstorm Alerts (DTAs). DTAs are issued by Earth Networks and provide advanced notification of the … Continue reading

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