The center said the storm was likely to strengthen some more as it moved farther out into the Pacific, but predicted Aletta would begin weakening Saturday. But one scientist with the U.S. National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration chose to look back in time, to see what happened in the past.
Tropical cyclones have slowed more in the Northern Hemisphere, which is significant because that is where a majority of storms occur each year.
James Kossin's research showed that over the past 68 years, cyclones have slowed by 10 percent globally as the planet warms. Some places in Houston got roughly a foot of rain per day as the storm crawled ashore.
Christina Patricola, a scientist with the climate and ecosystem sciences division of California's Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, called Kossin's work "important and new" and says she found it "pretty convincing".
That's the real risk of a slower storm. Rainfall, on average, increased 24 percent. "Not quite like a cork in a stream, but similar", he said.
"I went in with that hypothesis and looked at the data, and out popped the signal that was much bigger than anything I was expecting", Kossin said. "And, unfortunately, this signal would point to more freshwater flooding".
The detainee, who has a degree in electrical engineering, is married with one child, according to court papers. Hafetz said the ACLU will ask "the court to immediately intervene and ensure the safe release of our client".
Over the last few years, there's been growing evidence for a huge, ninth planet lurking on the very edges of the Solar System. It's their collective gravity acting in concert that solves numerous puzzles posed thus far, Ann-Marie Madigan, a C.U.
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Despite the reptiles' widespread presence, only 22 people have died in alligator attacks in Florida since 1948. Davie Police said the witness told them the woman was walking her dogs before she was grabbed by the alligator.
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The NDP leader has consistently polled as the most popular of the three party leaders vying to become the next premier of Ontario. While Ford credited the party faithful for the PCs' sweeping win, he also offered an olive branch to his opponents.
The Senate is split between 31 members of the Democratic conference and 31 members in the Republican conference. Ultimately, he gave senators more time away.
Launch set for 6-month space mission
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Trump considers a posthumous pardon for Muhammad Ali
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Twin Mirror Revealed by Life Is Strange Developer
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US trade deficit falls for second straight month in April
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Celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain found dead at 61
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