VOA News: Weather Wed, 19 Aug 2009 16:50:17 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America Weak To Moderate El Nino Conditions To Prevail Wed, 19 Aug 2009 16:50:17 +0200 Wed, 19 Aug 2009 16:50:17 -0400 Wed, 19 Aug 2009 16:50:17 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-19-voa39.cfm?rss=weather World Meteorological Organization says El Nino conditions have become established over tropical Pacific, a condition that will have an impact on climate around world "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-19-voa39.cfm?RSS=Weather" Tropical Storm Danny Forms East of Bahamas Wed, 26 Aug 2009 14:22:00 +0200 Wed, 26 Aug 2009 14:22:00 -0400 Wed, 26 Aug 2009 14:22:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-26-voa59.cfm?rss=weather Storm expected to dump as much as 10 centimeters of rain over central and northwestern Bahamas "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-26-voa59.cfm?RSS=Weather" El Nino Expected to Affect Africa Rainfall Fri, 28 Aug 2009 16:23:25 +0200 Fri, 28 Aug 2009 16:23:25 -0400 Fri, 28 Aug 2009 16:23:25 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/africa/2009-08-28-voa35.cfm?rss=weather Ocean warming impact to possibly continue through next June "www.voanews.com/english/Africa/2009-08-28-voa35.cfm?RSS=Weather" Thousands of Homes Evacuated in California Wildfire Sun, 30 Aug 2009 12:02:56 +0200 Sun, 30 Aug 2009 12:02:56 -0400 Sun, 30 Aug 2009 12:02:56 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-30-voa6.cfm?rss=weather Several fires burning across California, but wildfire that started last Wednesday in mountains north of Los Angeles has been most difficult to contain "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-30-voa6.cfm?RSS=Weather" World Climate Conference to Focus on Adaptation to Climate Change Sun, 30 Aug 2009 13:32:51 +0200 Sun, 30 Aug 2009 13:32:51 -0400 Sun, 30 Aug 2009 13:32:51 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-30-voa10.cfm?rss=weather Head of World Meteorological Organization says countries must be able to respond to a world that is likely to experience more extreme weather events "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-30-voa10.cfm?RSS=Weather" Hurricane Jimena Approaches Baja California Sun, 30 Aug 2009 22:42:52 +0200 Sun, 30 Aug 2009 22:42:52 -0400 Sun, 30 Aug 2009 22:42:52 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-30-voa25.cfm?rss=weather Jimena bears down on area with 250-kilometer per hour winds  "www.voanews.com/english/2009-08-30-voa25.cfm?RSS=Weather" Hurricane Jimena Weakens Off Baja California Tue, 01 Sep 2009 14:58:15 +0200 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 14:58:15 -0400 Tue, 01 Sep 2009 14:58:15 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa24.cfm?rss=weather National Hurricane Center in Miami says that Jimena's winds had dropped to 205 kilometers per hour "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-01-voa24.cfm?RSS=Weather" Hurricane Jimena Weakens Over Baja California Wed, 02 Sep 2009 14:48:56 +0200 Wed, 02 Sep 2009 14:48:56 -0400 Wed, 02 Sep 2009 14:48:56 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-02-voa27.cfm?rss=weather Storm is now at Category One on five-level scale that measures  hurricane's intensity "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-02-voa27.cfm?RSS=Weather" Australians Sweat in Record-Breaking Winter Thu, 03 Sep 2009 10:43:07 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 10:43:07 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 10:43:07 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa9.cfm?rss=weather Bureau of Meteorology says August was 'extraordinary month' with mean temperatures almost 2.5 degrees above long-term average "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa9.cfm?RSS=Weather" Jimena Weakens to Tropical Storm Thu, 03 Sep 2009 12:15:00 +0200 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 12:15:00 -0400 Thu, 03 Sep 2009 12:15:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa40.cfm?rss=weather National Hurricane Center says storm is carrying maximum sustained winds of 85 kilometers an hour, as it closes in on Santa Rosalita area "www.voanews.com/english/2009-09-03-voa40.cfm?RSS=Weather"