VOA News: Weather Tue, 20 Oct 2009 18:25:07 -0400 http://www.voanews.com/ Up to the minute news from Voice of America El NiƱo Rains Begin in East Africa Tue, 20 Oct 2009 18:25:07 +0200 Tue, 20 Oct 2009 18:25:07 -0400 Tue, 20 Oct 2009 18:25:07 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-20-voa39.cfm?rss=weather Meteorologists predict these rains may cause massive flooding in Kenya and Somalia, which has been suffering under persistent drought "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-20-voa39.cfm?RSS=Weather" Thailand Steps Up Efforts to Reclaim Lost Mangroves Tue, 20 Oct 2009 20:33:05 +0200 Tue, 20 Oct 2009 20:33:05 -0400 Tue, 20 Oct 2009 20:33:05 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-20-voa54.cfm?rss=weather Efforts are under way to reclaim mangrove swamps destroyed in name of economic development "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-20-voa54.cfm?RSS=Weather" Typhoon Smashes Philippines, Killing at Least 11 Sat, 31 Oct 2009 10:03:00 +0200 Sat, 31 Oct 2009 10:03:00 -0400 Sat, 31 Oct 2009 10:03:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-31-voa13.cfm?rss=weather Mirinae brings new floods to areas still recovering from two earlier storms "www.voanews.com/english/2009-10-31-voa13.cfm?RSS=Weather" UN Chief: Climate Treaty in Copenhagen Unlikely Tue, 03 Nov 2009 18:41:23 +0200 Tue, 03 Nov 2009 18:41:23 -0400 Tue, 03 Nov 2009 18:41:23 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-03-voa47.cfm?rss=weather Ban Ki-moon says heads of state at Copenhagen meeting may not agree on all details of a pact to replace Kyoto Protocol "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-03-voa47.cfm?RSS=Weather" Hurricane Ida Comes Ashore in Nicaragua Thu, 05 Nov 2009 17:00:25 +0200 Thu, 05 Nov 2009 17:00:25 -0400 Thu, 05 Nov 2009 17:00:25 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-05-voa26.cfm?rss=weather Ida's winds reached 120 kilometers per hour early on Thursday, making it a Category One hurricane "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-05-voa26.cfm?RSS=Weather" Tropical Storm Ida Aims For US Gulf Coast; State of Emergency in Effect Tue, 10 Nov 2009 01:44:00 +0200 Tue, 10 Nov 2009 01:44:00 -0400 Tue, 10 Nov 2009 01:44:00 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa1.cfm?rss=weather Ida hit Nicaragua's Caribbean coast Thursday as a low-level hurricane, destroying homes and forcing hundreds of people to evacuate "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa1.cfm?RSS=Weather" New Africa Partnership to Boost Agriculture Mon, 09 Nov 2009 21:08:24 +0200 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 21:08:24 -0400 Mon, 09 Nov 2009 21:08:24 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa53.cfm?rss=weather Alliance for a Green Revolution in Africa and New Partnership for African Development partner to boost food security "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-09-voa53.cfm?RSS=Weather" Tropical Storm Ida Downgraded; Moves Inland Tue, 10 Nov 2009 13:31:32 +0200 Tue, 10 Nov 2009 13:31:32 -0400 Tue, 10 Nov 2009 13:31:32 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-10-voa13.cfm?rss=weather National Hurricane Center says storm came ashore early Tuesday at Daughin Island in southern state of Alabama "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-10-voa13.cfm?RSS=Weather" IEA Urges Action on Climate Change Tue, 10 Nov 2009 18:46:19 +0200 Tue, 10 Nov 2009 18:46:19 -0400 Tue, 10 Nov 2009 18:46:19 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-10-voa51.cfm?rss=weather International Energy Agency says without action on climate change, world could face surging energy costs, rising carbon emissions "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-10-voa51.cfm?RSS=Weather" Brazilian Official: Storm Caused Widespread Blackout Wed, 11 Nov 2009 18:19:28 +0200 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 18:19:28 -0400 Wed, 11 Nov 2009 18:19:28 +0200 http://www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-11-voa41.cfm?rss=weather Energy ministry tells reporters lightning took out three transmission lines running from Itaipu hydroelectric dam on Brazil-Paraguay border "www.voanews.com/english/2009-11-11-voa41.cfm?RSS=Weather"