NHC says storm Kyle heading to North Atlantic open waters
(Reuters) - Tropical storm Kyle was heading toward the open waters of the North Atlantic, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said early on Saturday.
'Canary in the coal mine': Greenland ice has shrunk beyond return, study finds
(Reuters) - Greenland's ice sheet may have shrunk past the point of return, with the ice likely to melt away no matter how quickly the world reduces climate-warming emissions, new research suggests.
NHC says 70% chance of cyclone near Nantucket, Massachusetts
(Reuters) - A low pressure area located about 300 miles south-southwest of Nantucket, Massachusetts has become better organized and has a 70% chance of becoming a cyclone in the next 48 hours, the U.S. National Hurricane Center (NHC) said on Friday.
Monday storm impacted an estimated 37.7 million acres of Midwest farmland
CHICAGO (Reuters) - A storm packing hurricane-force winds on Monday impacted 37.7 million acres of farmland across the Midwest, including 14 million in Iowa, the Iowa Soybean Association said on Friday, citing estimates from the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
North Korea lifts lockdown in town after suspected coronavirus case
SEOUL (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has lifted a three-week lockdown in the city of Kaesong after a suspected case of the novel coronavirus there, state media reported on Friday, without saying if it had been confirmed or was a false alarm.
UPDATE 1-N.Korea lifts lockdown in town after suspected coronavirus case
SEOUL, Aug 14 (Reuters) - North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has lifted a three-week lockdown in the city of Kaesong after a suspected case of the novel coronavirus there, state media reported on Friday, without saying if it had been confirmed or was a false alarm.
Tropical Storm Josephine breaks record for Atlantic storms, more likely on the way
(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Josephine formed in the Atlantic Ocean on Thursday, hitting the earliest benchmark of a J-named storm on record, another sign the Atlantic hurricane season is more active than usual, forecasters said.
Tropical Storm Josephine forms in Atlantic: NHC
(Reuters) - Tropical Storm Josephine has formed in the Atlantic on Thursday, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its latest advisory.
La Niña forecast to form in Aug-Oct season: U.S. CPC
(Reuters) - A U.S. government weather forecaster on Thursday forecast the development of La Niña pattern during the August-October season, and is expected to last through the 2020-21 winter.
UPDATE 1-N.Korea nuclear reactor site threatened by recent flooding, U.S. think-tank says
SEOUL, Aug 13 (Reuters) - Satellite imagery suggests recent flooding in North Korea may have damaged pump houses connected to the country's main nuclear facility, a U.S.-based think-tank said on Thursday.
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