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Archive for December 7th, 2012

M7.3 Quake Strikes Off the East Coast of Honshu, Japan

Posted by feww on December 7, 2012

Powerful quake prompts tsunami warning along Miyagi Pref coast, Japan

Magnitude: 7.3Mw
Depth: 10 km
Date and Time:  07 December 2012 @ 17:18 JST
Location: 37.8Nº, 144.2Eº
Region:  Sanriku Oki
Source: Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA)

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Earthquake Location Map. Source: JMA

Tsunami Warnings and Advisories

JMA has posted the following Tsunami Warning and Advisories on its website:

  • Tsunami Warnings  have been issued for the following coastal regions of Japan:  MIYAGI PREF.
  • Evacuate immediately to safe place away from the shore in the above coastal regions.
  • Tsunami advisories are currently in effect in other coastal regions of Japan:

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Japan Tsunami Warning Map. Source: JMA

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Japan Tsunami Warning Map Update. Source: JMA



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Drought Continues to Expand through Central U.S.

Posted by feww on December 7, 2012


[December 7, 2012] Mass die-offs resulting from human impact and the planetary response to the anthropogenic assault could occur by early 2016.

  • SYMBOLIC COUNTDOWN: 1,191 Days Left to the most Fateful Day in Human History
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Global Disasters/ Significant Events

‘Abnormally Dry’ to ‘Exceptional Drought’ conditions plague more than ¾ of Contiguous United States

More than 76 percent of Contiguous United States was covered by Abnormally Dry to Exceptional Drought conditions, as of December 4, 2012, U.S. Drought Monitor said.

US Drought Map 4dec2012

  • The ongoing drought is seriously impacting winter wheat crop and restricting the movement of essential commodities along receding waterways.
    • Drought conditions in the South have expanded by 5 percent, covering additional parts of Texas, Oklahoma,  Missouri, Louisiana and Kansas.
    • The winter wheat conditions are worse than any November on record, USDA reported.
    • More than 65 percent of the new winter wheat crop is in drought areas.
    • Many producers may be forced to abandon the crop due to its extremely poor condition, USDA said.
  • Record high temperatures kept 2012 on track for the warmest year on record, NOAA said.
    • The year-to-date has been the warmest first 11 months of any year on record for the contiguous United States.
  • Nebraska remained the worst hit state with 100% of the area plagued by Severe to Exception Drought conditions (D2 – D4 on the U.S. Drought Monitor scale).

NEBRASKA drought map

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