California prepares for Hurricane Hilary
Southern California has been issued its first-ever tropical storm watch as Hurricane Hilary continues on its path from the Pacific in the direction of Baja California, Mexico, and the Southwest United States.
The National Hurricane Center mentioned on Saturday that the storm will carry “catastrophic and life-threatening flooding” by means of Monday.
The hurricane, which is shifting northwestward at a fee of 16 mph, has sustained winds of 125 mph.
It is anticipated to start impacting the US early on Sunday.
The hurricane will weaken barely because it heads in the direction of Southern California, however continues to be bringing practically unprecedented circumstances.
The final time a serious tropical storm hit the state was in 1939, the place houses have been washed away and 48 individuals have been killed.
National Hurricane Center warns of ‘catastrophic’ flooding in Southwest
The National Hurricane Center has issued a stark warning concerning the potential results of Hurricane Hilary on Baja California and the Southwestern US.
“Catastrophic and life-threatening flooding” is anticipating to accompany the storm, which is anticipated to hit Mexico on Saturday, the NHC mentioned.
Josh Marcus19 August 2023 18:02
NHC points newest Hurricane Hilary advisory
“Life-threatening and potentially catastrophic flooding is likely over much of Baja California and southern California this weekend and early next week,” the NHC Eastern Pacific said at 2pm PDT.
Here are the two PM PDT Friday, August 18, Key Messages for Hurricane #Hilary. Life-threatening and doubtlessly catastrophic flooding is probably going over a lot of Baja California and southern California this weekend and early subsequent week. pic.twitter.com/JYY53C1Oz0
— NHC Eastern Pacific (@NHC_Pacific) August 18, 2023
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 17:01
What does Hurricane Hilary seem like from area?
Here is video taken from the International Space Station on Thursday 18 August.
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 16:10
Could Hurricane Hilary create a brand new lake in California desert?
When Hurricane Hilary makes landfall it’s anticipated to weaken and transfer into Southern California as a historic tropical storm, dumping massive quantities of rain within the area.
The state’s Death Valley National Park might see as much as 4 inches of rain, which is 4 occasions the quantity it will get annually.
That quantity of rain might end in a brief lake being fashioned within the park, which is the nation’s hottet, driest and lowest place, in keeping with reviews.
In 2019, flooding created a 10-mile lake within the park, and in October 2015 kayakers have been capable of paddle arou d the park when 1.3 inches of rain fell. Paddlers additionally bought an opportunity to exit on a brief lake in March 2005 when heavy flooding created a large lake.
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 15:04
NASA posts satellite tv for pc photographs of Hurricane Hilary
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 14:00
Preparations underway in Southern California for tropical storm
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 13:04
MLB video games moved due to Hurricane Hilary
Major League Baseball has moved a string of video games in California as Hurricane Hilary takes intention at Mexico and the area.
Sunday’s video games between San Diego Padres and Arizona Diamondbacks, Los Angeles Dodgers and Miami Marlins, and Los Angeles Angels and Tampa Bay Rays will all be moved to Saturday for break up doubleheaders, MLB introduced on Friday.
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 12:11
What is the trail of Hurricane Hillary?
Hurricane Hilary has now strengthened right into a Category 4 hurricane and is anticipated to make landfall someplace on the west coast of Baja California in Mexico over the weekend. It is then anticipated to weaken right into a tropical storm and proceed on its path up the peninsula and hit Southern California late on Sunday or early on Monday morning.
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 11:04
Joe Biden says White House monitoring Hurricane Hilary
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 10:03
Preparations underway forward of Hurricane Hilary landfall
Graeme Massie19 August 2023 09:03