WXnation WIRE  

 Weather & Space News Blog
 since Feb. 2003

 WX - Telegraph abbreviation for weather often used with Morse code
 The Wire - Name once given to the telegraph

WIRE UPDATE: NWS Alerts: (Large)

SPC Storm Reports Radar





 

June 17, 2005

Another strong earthquake — Magnitude 6.6 — hits just off California Coast late Thursday; 4.9-magnitude earthquake shakes Los Angeles-area; Scientists debate whether global warming will make hurricanes stronger; NOAA deploys 7 new hurricane buoys; Trial told FEMA check mailed before verification; Strong storms hit Central Florida, Oklahoma; Storms blamed for deadly 4-hour power outage affecting 150,000 Texas homes; AccuWeather’s first full-time employee on Santorum bill

Another Strong Earthquake — Magnitude 6.6 — Hits Just Off California Coast: Magnitude 6.6 hits late Thursday. This is the fourth moderate to major earthquake to affect California since Sunday. USGS report and location mapLive quake wire (also located in the left column of this page).

Distances: 194 km (121 miles) W (277°) from Ferndale, CA
198 km (123 miles) W (272°) from Humboldt Hill, CA
198 km (123 miles) WNW (285°) from Petrolia, CA
201 km (125 miles) W (270°) from Eureka, CA
487 km (303 miles) NW (314°) from San Francisco City Hall, CA

L.A.-Area Quake: First posted: June 16, 2005 @ 5:29 pm EDT

Moderate earthquake shakes Southern California; magnitude dropped from 5.3 to 4.9 (Video inside story) | MSNBC coverageUSGS preliminary data and location map. There are no reports of major damage or injuries… More resources are in our National/International page.

Weather News: Scientists debate whether global warming will make hurricanes stronger

NOAA deploys 7 new hurricane buoys

Hurricane trial told FEMA check mailed before verification

Strong storms hit Central Florida

Severe Storms: Thunderstorms with hail and wind gusts up to 60 mph moved through Central Oklahoma Thursday night. National Weather Service warnings/watches map and radar. Also: storm radar summary maps from Wundergound and Intellicast. Other radars and webcam images

Texas Power Outage Update: Storms blamed for deadly 4-hour power outage affecting 150,000 homes

AccuWeather’s first full-time employee on the controversial National Weather Service bill from Sen. Rick Santorum

Top 5 WXnation.com city weather and webcam pages visited on Thursday: 1. Oklahoma City 2. Orlando 3. New York City 4. Toronto 5. Los Angeles … See the top 20 so far this month in the center column of our home page.

Share




June 2005
S M T W T F S
« May   Jul »
 1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
2627282930  


XML Icon RSS 2.0 | .92 | RDF | Atom | WML/WAP



Your Weather by 'City,ST'/ZIP





Links:
Astronomy Pic./Day
Capital Weather Gang
Hurricane Hollow/Barometer Bob
Lost Remote Media News
Max Mayfield's Hurricane Blog
Moreweather
New England Weather | CT Weather
PC Mike's e-Journal
Philadelphia Weather
SpaceWeather
The Irish Trojan's Blog
WeatherBug Corporate Blog
Wunderground Blogs
WX-MAN's Perspective
WxRisk.com
WeatherMatrix Blog
Wire Archive:
2015: Aug. | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2014: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2013: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2012: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2011: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2010: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2009: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2008: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sept. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2007: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2006: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2005: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2004: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb. | Jan.
2003: Dec. | Nov. | Oct. | Sep. | Aug. | July | June | May | Apr. | Mar. | Feb.
Severe Weather Warnings, Watches & Advisories:
WXnation Warnings Page
NWS Severe Warnings/Watches Map
Storm Reports Maps

Also visit updated warnings text list

Most Recent Earthquakes Greater Than M 5:
USGS 2.5 + Quakes List | Map | More Maps