1. Meatpie

    Hurricane Dorian is Strengthening Before Making Landfall in Florida

    Hurricane Dorian is strengthening and is now a Category 3 system. Further significant intensification is expected and it will likely track across the Bahamas and parts of Florida as a potentially devastating hurricane. <center> </center>Hurricane Dorian has, after a short pause, resumed...
  2. Meatpie

    The Atlantic and Pacific Ocean hurricane season is most powerful on record this year

    Category 5 Super Typhoon Yutu as seen by Himawari-8 satellite on October 24 at 8:00 UTC. When all the hurricanes and tropical storms that have formed in the Atlantic and eastern Pacific Oceans this year are added together, the 2018 hurricane season is the most active season ever recorded...
  3. Meatpie

    Hurricane Florence Lingers over Carolinas Bringing Historic Flooding

    Members of the North Carolina Task Force urban search and rescue team check cars in a flooded neighborhood looking for residents who stayed behind as Florence continues to dump heavy rain in Fayetteville, North Carolina The National Weather Service has declared a flash-flood emergency for...
  4. Meatpie

    Cyclone Maria Explodes into Super Typhoon in 24 hours hours

    Super Typhoon Maria now ranks among the fastest tropical storm to Category 5 intensification rates on record for a storm in the western Pacific Ocean. This storm has already placed itself in rare meteorological company. Last year, Hurricane Maria devastated parts of the Caribbean and Puerto...
  5. Meatpie

    Extreme hurricanes and wildfires made 2017 the most costly US disaster year on record

    People walk through floodwater near Interstate 10 in Houston on Aug. 27 in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria combined with devastating Western wildfires and other natural catastrophes to make 2017 the most expensive year on record for disasters in the United...
  6. Meatpie

    Strong winds damage peace pyramid in Kazakh capital 13 people injured

    Gale-force winds have punched holes in one of Astana’s best known buildings, a granite-and-glass pyramid, the Kazakh authorities said, warning that stormy weather could continue. The Palace of Peace and Accord, a 62-metre high pyramid designed by British architect Lord Norman Foster, is in...
  7. Meatpie

    At Least 22 Dead as Tropical Storm Nate Batters Central America

    At least 22 people were killed today after Tropical Storm Nate moved over Central America with clusters of heavy rain and gusty winds. In Nicaragua, at least 15 were killed, including two women and a man working with the Health Ministry to provide aid were killed after being swept away by a...
  8. Meatpie

    Category 5 Hurricane Maria Headed for the Leeward Islands, Puerto Rico

    Forecasters predict mudslides caused by heavy rains and life-threatening flash floods across the Leeward Islands, including Puerto Rico and the US and British Virgin Islands. For the first time in 85 years, Puerto Rico is expected to suffer a direct landfall from a Category 5 hurricane. Puerto...
  9. Meatpie

    Hurricane Jose upgraded to Category 4 threatens second Caribbean destruction

    Buildings were damaged by Hurricane Irma on the French side of the island of St. Martin on Thursday. National hurricane center is warning that hurricane Jose has become a very dangerous threat to the Caribbean. Data collected by an Air Force Hurricane Hunter plane indicates that Hurricane Jose...
  10. Meatpie

    Category 5 Hurricane Irma Headed for Florida

    Irma potential impact zones Hurricane Irma now poses a serious threat to the USA and a state of emergency has been decalred for every county in Florida. In the Caribbean, hurricane warnings were issued for 12 island groups, including Antigua, where the governor urged people to evacuate the...
  11. Meatpie

    Athens hit by torrential rainfall

    Several hours of heavy rain and a thunderstorm in the Greek capital Athens have flooded roads and homes, caused traffic jams and disrupted the train and tram network, officials say. The deluge inundated basements and forced authorities to close underpasses and a central subway station...
  12. verlup1

    Hurricane Sandy hero drowns in Puerto Rico

    Poor dead hunky hero.
  13. Meatpie

    Did you know that the Bellevue morgue was badly flooded during hurricane Sandy?

    Waterworld...naked corpses float as morgue workers frantically try to save equipment. New York City's busy Bellevue morgue was badly flooded during hurricane Sandy on Nov 3, 2012. Those (alive) present at the scene said corpses in the basement "drowned" :facepalm: Morgue techs first tried...
  14. Meatpie

    Reuters' stunning Best Photos of 2012 collection

    It's been a tirbulent year, lots of devastation & death. And we begin with.... A naked protester runs past the parliament in Syntagma Square in Athens during a violent protest against the visit of Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel on October 9, 2012 :happy stud: A man walks down Shore...
  15. feettartar

    No electricity - What will YOU do???

    Doomsdayers like me have been preaching about whats to come for us all shortly on this planet. Well, now you've gotten another taste of what a little hurricane to a huge metropolis can do to people when the electricity goes bye bye. The grocery store shelves were instantly stripped bare, and in...
  16. Meatpie

    Living in New York City

    What do you think about life in New York City?
  17. Meatpie

    Imgbox Down due to Hurricane Sandy

    Hi all, As some of you might have noticed has been down for three days now after a power outage due to hurricane Sandy. Normal service should return soon. Reply to this thread if you are unable to load images hosted at Imagebam is also experiencing problems.
  18. Meatpie

    Epic traffic jams form in New York City after hurricane Sandy floods the subway

    Traffic snarls in New York City on Wednesday, October 31 as residents are attempting to return to their daily lives in the aftermath of hurricane Sandy. NYC has been paralyzed for days after the subway was flooded and electicity cut off. Some neighbourhoods are still without power...
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