Kerala Weather: Heavy rain expected in Kottayam, Yellow alert in three districts

Kerala Weather Heavy rain expected in Kottayam Yellow alert in

കേരള – കർണാടക – ലക്ഷദ്വീപ് തീരങ്ങളിൽ മത്സ്യബന്ധനത്തിന് തടസമില്ലെന്നും കാലാവസ്ഥ വകുപ്പ് അറിയിച്ചിട്ടുണ്ട് തിരുവനന്തപുരം: സംസ്ഥാനത്ത് ഒറ്റപ്പെട്ടയിടങ്ങളില്‍ ശക്തമായ മഴയ്ക്ക് സാധ്യതയുണ്ടെന്ന് കേന്ദ്ര കാലാവസ്ഥ വകുപ്പിന്റെ മുന്നറിയിപ്പ്. അടുത്ത മൂന്ന് മണിക്കൂറില്‍ കോട്ടയം ജില്ലയില്‍ ഇടിമിന്നലോടു കൂടിയ മഴയ്ക്കും 40 കിലോ മീറ്റര്‍ വരെ വേഗതയിലുള്ള കാറ്റുമുണ്ടായേക്കുമെന്നാണ് പ്രവചനം. വിവിധ ജില്ലകളില്‍ യെല്ലോ അലര്‍ട്ടും പ്രഖ്യാപിച്ചിട്ടുണ്ട്. യെല്ലോ അലര്‍ട്ട് പ്രഖ്യാപിച്ചിരിക്കുന്ന ജില്ലകള്‍ 18-04-2022: പത്തനംതിട്ട, ഇടുക്കി, മലപ്പുറം. കേരള – കർണാടക – ലക്ഷദ്വീപ് തീരങ്ങളിൽ … Read more

Hubble probes extreme weather on ultra-hot Jupiters

Journal References: Joshua D. Lothringer, David K. Sing, Zafar Rustamkulov, Hannah R. Wakeford, Kevin B. Stevenson, Nikolay Nikolov, Panayotis Lavvas, Jessica J. Spake, Autumn T. Winch. UV absorption by silicate cloud precursors in ultra-hot Jupiter WASP-178b. Nature, 2022; 604 (7904): 49 DOI: 10.1038/s41586-022-04453-2 Guangwei Fu, David K. Sing, Joshua D. Lothringer, Drake Deming, Jegug Ih, … Read more

Chaos theory provides hints for controlling the weather

Journal Reference: Takemasa Miyoshi, Qiwen Sun. Control simulation experiment with Lorenz’s butterfly attractor. Nonlinear Processes in Geophysics, 2022; 29 (1): 133 DOI: 10.5194/npg-29-133-2022 While weather predictions have reached levels of high accuracy thanks to methods such as supercomputer-based simulations and data assimilation, where observational data is incorporated into simulations, scientists have long hoped to be … Read more

Artificial hail for more accurate weather forecasts

Journal Reference: Karoline Diehl, Florian Zanger, Miklós Szakáll, Andrew Heymsfield, Stephan Borrmann. Vertical wind tunnel experiments and a theoretical study on the microphysics of melting low-density graupel. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 2021; DOI: 10.1175/JAS-D-21-0162.1 The vertical wind tunnel at Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz (JGU), which is the only one of its kind in the … Read more

Magnetic reconnection breakthrough may help predict space weather

Journal Reference: Peiyun Shi, Prabhakar Srivastav, M. Hasan Barbhuiya, Paul A. Cassak, Earl E. Scime, M. Swisdak. Laboratory Observations of Electron Heating and Non-Maxwellian Distributions at the Kinetic Scale during Electron-Only Magnetic Reconnection. Physical Review Letters, 2022; 128 (2) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.128.025002 Peiyun Shi’s research is the first-of-its-kind in the laboratory setting and is part of … Read more

How you could end up with a THOUSANDS bill if your ferry tips over in bad weather as Storm Eunice tears through the UK – Reuters

How you could end up with a THOUSANDS bill if

The BRITS could be charged thousands of pounds if their bins tip over in bad weather. Millions brace as Storm Eunice crosses the UK today, bringing wild winds of over 100mph. Brits could be charged thousands of pounds if their bins tip over in bad weatherCredit: Alamy Strong gales can wreak havoc on trash cans, … Read more

Wetter weather affects composition, numbers of tiny estuarial phytoplankton

Journal Reference: Ryan W. Paerl, Rebecca E. Venezia, Joel J. Sanchez, Hans W. Paerl. Picophytoplankton dynamics in a large temperate estuary and impacts of extreme storm events. Scientific Reports, 2020; 10 (1) DOI: 10.1038/s41598-020-79157-6 Picophytoplankton are defined as any phytoplankton measuring less than three micrometers in size. Although well studied as part of the oceanic … Read more

Bad weather on Augusta National Women. Good performance by Paltrinieri and Don

Bad weather on Augusta National Women Good performance by Paltrinieri

The competition was interrupted during the first round, completed by 54 out of 82 players. However, the five Italians finished, in 75 strokes (+3) they finished Nobilio, Zanusso, Moresco “The good things are worth the wait”, they say in Augusta (Georgia) after the forced postponement of one year for the second edition of the Women’s … Read more