March 2013 the globe's 10th warmest March; a billion-dollar U.S. weather disaster

By: Dr. Jeff Masters , 1:56 PM GMT on April 24, 2013

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March 2013 was the globe's 10th warmest March since records began in 1880, according to NOAA's National Climatic Data Center (NCDC). NASA rated it the 9th warmest March on record. The year-to-date period of January - March has been the 8th warmest such period on record. March 2013 global land temperatures were the 11th warmest on record, and global ocean temperatures were the 9th warmest on record. March 2013 was the 337th consecutive month with global temperatures warmer than the 20th century average. Global satellite-measured temperatures in March 2013 for the lowest 8 km of the atmosphere were 12th or 8th warmest in the 35-year record, according to Remote Sensing Systems and the University of Alabama Huntsville (UAH), respectively. The Northern Hemisphere snow cover extent during March 2013 was the 16th largest in the 47-year period of record. Wunderground's weather historian, Christopher C. Burt, has a comprehensive post on the notable weather events of March 2013 in his March 2013 Global Weather Extremes Summary. He notes that one nation set an all-time heat record: on March 6th, Navrongo, Ghana reached 43.0°C (109.4°F), the warmest temperature reliably ever measured in the country (for any month.)


Figure 1. March 2013 was the 2nd coldest winter in the U.K. since 1910, exceeded only by March 1962. In this photo taken by wunderphotographer tonylathes on March 24, 2013, we see one of March's heavy snowstorms that affected Wardlow Village in Derbyshire, United Kingdom.


Figure 2. Departure of temperature from average for March 2013, the 10th warmest March for the globe since record keeping began in 1880. The Arctic Oscillation (AO), a large-scale climate pattern that can influence temperatures in the Northern Hemisphere, set a record low for March. This negative phase was associated with frigid Arctic air spilling southward into the Northern Hemisphere middle latitudes, leading to unusually cold conditions in the Eastern U.S., most of Europe, and northern Siberia.This phase of the AO also contributed to much warmer than average and even record warm temperatures in northeastern Canada and southeastern Greenland. A large swath of China and several regions in central and northern Africa in the 0°–20°N latitude belt were also record warm. Image credit: National Climatic Data Center (NCDC) .

First U.S. billion-dollar weather disaster of 2013: March 18 - 20 severe weather outbreak
Two billion-dollar weather disasters occurred globally in March, bringing the 2013 total to five, according to the March 2013 Catastrophe Report from insurance broker AON Benfield. The five billion-dollar weather disasters for 2013 so far:

1) Flooding in Indonesia, 1/20 - 1/27, $3.31 billion
2) Flooding in Australia, 1/21 - 1/30, $2.5 billion
3) Winter weather in Europe, 3/12 - 3/31, $1.8 billion
4) Drought in Central and Eastern China, 1/1 - 3/31, $1.71 billion
5) Severe weather in the Midwest U.S., 3/18 - 3/20, $1 billion

The first billion-dollar weather disaster in the U.S. was a severe weather outbreak that began on March 18, featuring a long-lived squall line of severe thunderstorms called a "derecho" that dropped hail up to softball size from Louisiana to South Carolina. Mississippi was hardest hit, with up to 60,000 insurance claims. Ten tornadoes touched down and two fatalities were reported during the outbreak. The U.S. has averaged 4.4 billion-dollar weather disasters per year from 1980 - 2012, but experienced 25 in the two-year period 2011 - 2012.

The deadliest March weather disaster was an outbreak of severe weather that swept across parts of eastern Bangladesh on March 22. The outbreak included a tornado that struck the regions of Sadar, Akhaura and Bijoynagar in Brahmanbaria district. At least 35 people were killed and 388 injured.


Figure 3. Hail up to the size of tennis balls fell on McComb, Mississippi, as documented by wunderphotographer sirencall On March 18, 2013. The hailstorm was part of a severe weather outbreak that gave the U.S. its first billion-dollar weather disaster of 2013.

Neutral El Niño conditions continue in the equatorial Pacific
For the 12th month in row, neutral El Niño conditions existed in the equatorial Pacific during March 2013. NOAA's Climate Prediction Center (CPC) expects neutral El Niño conditions to last through summer. The large majority of the El Niño models predict neutral conditions will last through the fall of 2013. Temperatures in the equatorial Eastern Pacific need to be 0.5°C below average or cooler for three consecutive for a La Niña episode to be declared; sea surface temperatures were 0.1°C below average as of April 22, and have been +0.1 to -0.4°C from average since March 1, 2013.

Arctic sea ice falls to 5th lowest March extent on record
Arctic sea ice extent during March reached its fifth lowest extent in the 35-year satellite record, according to the National Snow and Ice Data Center (NSIDC). This was the 10th consecutive March and 142nd consecutive month with below-average Arctic sea ice extent. The last ten years (2004 to 2013) have seen nine of the ten lowest March extents in the satellite record.

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For the third time in as many weeks, we have snow. Luckily not as much in this area as further north, where there are 15 foot snowdrifts in Cumbria, North West UK.
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In the fog was small patches of freezing fog.
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Worst of Midwest flooding may not be over

Major river flooding this week

Many tributaries of the Mississippi and Ohio rivers are forecast to reach, surpass or remain at major flood stage over the next several days. As of late Monday afternoon, more than 150 gauges were in flood stage across the USA, almost all of them in the upper Midwest.


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Quoting SouthernIllinois:

True. I guess that's the downfall for the Folks who live floodplains of the Mississippi, Ohio, and Illinois rivers. Luckily, I am on higher ground so I welcome rains, even if they are heavy. Bring it on!


Yeah, look at this. 06Z GFS that upper low is right over you.

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Quoting AussieStorm:


A good old Aussie saying.

"It's not the size of the dog in a fight.
It's the size of the fight in the dog"


Good Morning everyone...

Hey Aussie.
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Quoting SouthernIllinois:

Good Morning StormTrackerScott,

Hey, that is okay by me. Anything to avoid severe weather in the Heartland. No complaints here.


Good morning buddy! Although you wont get severe weather you can still expect heavy rain across your area further complicating flood issues already ongoing in your area.
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459. SLU
Quoting MAweatherboy1:
Good morning. Still some signs of tropical activity on the models last night, not surprisingly the CMC was leading the charge. It showed a weak low around FL in only 5-6 days:



Then strengthens it as it moves east and away from shore:



(I can't be 100% sure that's tropical, but I think it is.)

The Euro also had a little bit going on at 216 hours:



If this continues for a few more years we'll have to consider extending the hurricane season to May 1st or 15th....
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One thing is for sure that all of this storminess across the SE US will shut down any severe weather possibilities across the Plains. It maybe June before we get another potential tornado outbreak.

This pattern maybe locked in for weeks to come. Could be the signal of a very active hurricane season this summer.
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Looks like its time to put the stamp on the Rainy Season beginning in FL. Very Wet SE US!

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GFS is indicating a STS as well but later in frames and in the Gulf.


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Here's the 0Z Euro 850 vort.

192hr


216hr
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Quoting washingtonian115:
The show may begin early keep.The models show "something".Not getting my hopes up though.However last Andrea formed in May why not try again this time.It'll be funny if it was a sub-tropical storm as well.


Chances are we will have a STS later next week.
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Quoting MAweatherboy1:
Good morning. Still some signs of tropical activity on the models last night, not surprisingly the CMC was leading the charge. It showed a weak low around FL in only 5-6 days:



Then strengthens it as it moves east and away from shore:



(I can't be 100% sure that's tropical, but I think it is.)

The Euro also had a little bit going on at 216 hours:


Definitely a tropical storm, but very sheared on the southern half of its circulation:

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Quoting KEEPEROFTHEGATE:
887 hrs to go
The show may begin early keep.The models show "something".Not getting my hopes up though.However last Andrea formed in May why not try again this time.It'll be funny if it was a sub-tropical storm as well.
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Florida is in for a beating next week. Heavy wind driven rains looks to be in the cards starting later next week. Here's the 0Z Euro below.


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Everyone have a great Thursday. Aussie, have a great Friday!
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Carbon dioxide now at highest level in 5 million years


For the first time in roughly 5 million years, the amount of carbon dioxide in the Earth's atmosphere could top 400 parts per million in the Northern Hemisphere next month.

Human ancestors were just learning how to walk on two feet about that time, in a world that was much warmer than the one we walk on today.

Carbon dioxide is the greenhouse gas that is responsible for 63% of the warming attributable to all greenhouse gases, according to the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration's Earth System Research Lab.

This latest report comes from the Scripps Institution of Oceanography, keepers of the famed "Keeling Curve," the longest continuous record of carbon dioxide measurements on the planet. The measurements were begun in 1958 by Scripps climate scientist Charles Keeling and taken near the top of Mauna Loa on the Big Island of Hawaii.

When Keeling first began his measurements, the amount of carbon dioxide (also known as CO2) was 316 parts per million (ppm). As of Tuesday, the reading was 398.44 ppm as measured at Mauna Loa.
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Good morning. Still some signs of tropical activity on the models last night, not surprisingly the CMC was leading the charge. It showed a weak low around FL in only 5-6 days:



Then strengthens it as it moves east and away from shore:



(I can't be 100% sure that's tropical, but I think it is.)

The Euro also had a little bit going on at 216 hours:

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Good morning everyone!

Good evening Aussie!
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Good morning, everyone. Evening, Aussie. 50 degrees here this morning with a wind chill of 45. It's supposed to warm up to 71 later on. I hope so, I froze yesterday at Parent Pick Up, putting kids into their parent's cars after school.

Breakfast's on the sideboard: Breakfast burritos with salsa on the side, extra chorizo and jalapenos for those that want more in theirs, blueberry muffins, yogurt and fresh orange juice.
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Good morning to all,evening Aussie.

As the trough moves away,drier weather will move to PR starting today and lasting thru the weekend.Only a few showers will occur in the afternoon and some during the night in the next few days.


AREA FORECAST DISCUSSION
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SAN JUAN PR
539 AM AST THU APR 25 2013

.SYNOPSIS...A MID TO UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WILL CONTINUE TO MOVE
EASTWARD AND AWAY FROM THE LOCAL ISLANDS TODAY. LINGERING MOISTURE
ACROSS THE REGION WILL COMBINE WITH DAYTIME HEATING AND LOCAL
EFFECTS TO INDUCE THE DEVELOPMENT OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS PARTS OF THE ISLANDS THIS AFTERNOON.

&&

.DISCUSSION...LATEST SATELLITE IMAGES EARLY THIS MORNING DEPICTED A
LARGE AREA OF CLOUDINESS NORTH NORTHEAST OF PUERTO RICO. THIS
MOISTURE IS ASSOCIATED WITH A MID TO UPPER LEVEL TROUGH WHICH AXIS
IS JUST TO THE EAST OF PUERTO RICO THIS MORNING. AS THE UPPER TROUGH
MOVES TO THE EAST...UPPER LEVEL CONVERGENCE AND RELATIVELY DRIER AIR
WILL MOVES ACROSS THE REGION. HOWEVER...THE LINGERING MOISTURE
ACROSS THE REGION WILL COMBINE WITH DAYTIME HEATING AND LOCAL
ISLANDS EFFECT TO INDUCE A NEW ROUND OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS
ACROSS PARTS OF THE LOCAL ISLANDS AND SURROUNDING WATERS. IN
ADDITION...WINDS ARE EXPECTED TO SHIFT TO A MORE EAST NORTHEAST
DIRECTION...WHICH PUTS SOUTHERN PUERTO RICO AS THE AREA WITH THE
HIGHEST CHANCE OF SHOWERS AND THUNDERSTORMS. FOR FRIDAY AND
THEREAFTER...WEATHER CONDITIONS ARE EXPECTED TO IMPROVE AS DRIER AIR
CONTINUES TO MOVE IN FROM THE NORTHEAST.

&&

.AVIATION...CT-BKN LOW TO MID LVL CLD LYRS BTW FL020-FL090 WITH
ISOLD PASSING SHRA WILL CONTINUE TO TO MOVE OVER THE COASTAL WATERS
OF THE FA. VFR CONDS ARE HOWEVER EXPECTED TO PREVAIL ACROSS ALL TAF
SITES TIL AT LEAST 25/18Z. THEREAFTER...SOME AFTERNOON CONVECTION
WILL DEVELOP AND AFFECT MAINLY THE SOUTHWEST AND SOUTHERN HALF OF
PR...WITH SHRA AND POSSIBLY ISOLD TSTM DEVELOPING IN AND AROUND TJPS
BTWN 18Z-22Z. WINDS WILL BACK TO NE BY 25/12Z...AT 5 TO 10 KTS FROM
SFC-FL050 KFT. A SUBTROPICAL JET BTW OF 50-65KT WILL REMAIN OVER THE
REGION ABV FL300.

&&

.MARINE...SEAS CONTINUE AT 5 FEET OR LESS AND WINDS AT 17 KNOTS
OR LESS ACROSS THE LOCAL COASTAL WATERS.

&&

.PRELIMINARY POINT TEMPS/POPS...
SJU 83 74 84 75 / 20 20 20 20
STT 84 74 85 75 / 30 30 30 20
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HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE GREENVILLE-SPARTANBURG SC
330 AM EDT THU APR 25 2013

GAZ010-NCZ065-502-504-506>510-260730-
RABUN-HENDERSON-GREATER CALDWELL-GREATER BURKE-EASTERN MCDOWELL-
RUTHERFORD MOUNTAINS-GREATER RUTHERFORD-POLK MOUNTAINS-EASTERN POLK-
330 AM EDT THU APR 25 2013

...FROST ADVISORY IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 9 AM EDT
FRIDAY...

THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR NORTHEAST GEORGIA AND WESTERN
NORTH CAROLINA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

FROST ADVISORY.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

PLEASE LISTEN TO NOAA WEATHER RADIO OR GO TO WEATHER.GOV ON THE
INTERNET FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THE FOLLOWING HAZARDS.

FROST ADVISORY.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

NONE.

$$
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THIS HAZARDOUS WEATHER OUTLOOK IS FOR WEST CENTRAL AND SOUTHWEST
FLORIDA.

.DAY ONE...TODAY AND TONIGHT.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
ISOLATED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON MAINLY
ACROSS LEVY COUNTY AS A COLD FRONT SETTLES INTO NORTHERN FLORIDA.
OCCASIONAL DEADLY LIGHTNING AND GUSTY WINDS WILL BE POSSIBLE WITH
THE STORMS.

...FIRE WEATHER IMPACT...
A COUPLE OF HOURS OF RELATIVE HUMIDITY VALUES BELOW 35 PERCENT
WILL BE POSSIBLE THIS AFTERNOON MAINLY ACROSS INLAND AND SOUTHERN
COUNTIES. MOIST FUELS AND WINDS BELOW 15 MPH WILL PREVENT
HAZARDOUS CONDITIONS FROM OCCURRING.

.DAYS TWO THROUGH SEVEN...FRIDAY THROUGH WEDNESDAY.

...THUNDERSTORM IMPACT...
ISOLATED TO WIDELY SCATTERED THUNDERSTORMS WILL BE POSSIBLE
MAINLY DURING THE AFTERNOON AND EVENING HOURS FOR SUNDAY THROUGH
WEDNESDAY AS MOISTURE RETURNS TO THE AREA AND COMBINES WITH
DAYTIME HEATING AND SEA BREEZE BOUNDARIES. DEADLY LIGHTNING AND
STRONG GUSTY WINDS WILL BE THE MAIN CONCERNS.

...WIND AND SEA IMPACT...
FRIDAY NIGHT AND SATURDAY NIGHT WILL SEE A BRIEF PERIOD OF WINDS
SURGING TO 15 TO 20 KNOTS AFTER SUNSET. SMALL CRAFT OPERATORS
SHOULD EXERCISE CAUTION DURING THESE PERIODS.

.SPOTTER INFORMATION STATEMENT...

SPOTTER ACTIVATION WILL NOT BE NEEDED TODAY.

$$

COLSON
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warm day in florida...............
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Good Morning Folks! Tampa Bay 7Day.............
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A good old Aussie saying.

"It's not the size of the dog in a fight.
It's the size of the fight in the dog"
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437. whitewabit (Mod)
Quoting Civicane49:
7.5 inches of rain has fallen near Waikane on Oahu.


Looks like the cell has rained its self out ..
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7.5 inches of rain has fallen near Waikane on Oahu.
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10th warmest ?? What's the problem then ?
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Quoting Civicane49:
A NEARLY STATIONARY THUNDERSTORM OVER WINDWARD OAHU CONTINUES TO
FOCUS VERY HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE KAHANA VALLEY AND WAIKANE AREAS.
RECENT RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE RAIN RATES IN EXCESS OF 3 INCHES PER
HOUR IN THE HEAVIEST DOWNPOURS IN WAIKANE VALLEY. THE WAIKANE STREAM
HAS RISEN OVER 7 FEET IN THE PAST HOUR...AND DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY
MANAGEMENT HAS REPORTED THAT KAMEHAMEHA HIGHWAY IS CLOSED IN
WAIKANE. THIS IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION.

Pity GRL3 doesn't cover Hawaii
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Latest radar data shows that the rain is diminishing on Windward Oahu.
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A NEARLY STATIONARY THUNDERSTORM OVER WINDWARD OAHU CONTINUES TO
FOCUS VERY HEAVY RAINFALL IN THE KAHANA VALLEY AND WAIKANE AREAS.
RECENT RADAR ESTIMATES INDICATE RAIN RATES IN EXCESS OF 3 INCHES PER
HOUR IN THE HEAVIEST DOWNPOURS IN WAIKANE VALLEY. THE WAIKANE STREAM
HAS RISEN OVER 7 FEET IN THE PAST HOUR...AND DEPARTMENT OF EMERGENCY
MANAGEMENT HAS REPORTED THAT KAMEHAMEHA HIGHWAY IS CLOSED IN
WAIKANE. THIS IS A DANGEROUS SITUATION.
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@Globe_Pics The Beautiful World
It shoots, it scores!
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Quoting Civicane49:


Yep. I'm in Hawaii. I already have it bookmarked.

Surprised they haven't said anything bout the rain over Oahu on their twitter feed
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Quoting AussieStorm:

Your in Hawaii? You should bookmark the NWS Honolulu Twitter page.


Yep. I'm in Hawaii. I already have it bookmarked.
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Quoting Civicane49:


Never knew there was a strong thunderstorm south of Molokai earlier today. But, it's been a relatively wet weather in Hawaii over the past few days.

Your in Hawaii? You should bookmark the NWS Honolulu Twitter page.
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Persistent heavy rain over Windward Oahu:

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FLASH FLOOD WARNING
HIC003-250930-
/O.NEW.PHFO.FF.W.0039.130425T0628Z-130425T0930Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000 Z.OO/

BULLETIN - EAS ACTIVATION REQUESTED
FLASH FLOOD WARNING
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
828 PM HST WED APR 24 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLASH FLOOD WARNING FOR...
THE ISLAND OF OAHU IN HONOLULU COUNTY

* UNTIL 1130 PM HST

* AT 818 PM HST...RADAR SHOWED HEAVY RAIN FALLING ON WINDWARD OAHU
BETWEEN KANEOHE AND LAIE. STREAM GAUGES ON THE KAHANA AND WAIKANE
STREAMS HAVE SHOWN VERY RAPID INCREASES THAT INDICATE FLASH
FLOODING IS OCCURRING.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE WARNING INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
PUNALUU...WAIKANE...PUNALUU AND HAUULA.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A FLASH FLOOD WARNING MEANS FLASH FLOODING IS IMMINENT OR OCCURRING
IN STREAMS...ROADS AND LOW LYING AREAS. MOVE TO HIGHER GROUND NOW.

DO NOT CROSS FAST FLOWING OR RISING WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE OR ON FOOT.
TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

&&

THIS FLASH FLOOD WARNING REPLACES THE FLOOD ADVISORY THAT WAS IN
EFFECT FOR THE ISLAND OF OAHU IN HONOLULU COUNTY.

THIS WARNING MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 1130 PM HST IF FLASH
FLOODING PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 2149 15794 2162 15799 2167 15788 2141 15777
2136 15781

$$
WROE
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Quoting AussieStorm:
NWSHonolulu @NWSHonolulu
Special Marine Warning until 900 am for a strong thunderstorm w/ hail over coastal waters just S of Molokai. Watch out boaters in this area!



Never knew there was a strong thunderstorm south of Molokai earlier today. But, it's been a relatively wet weather in Hawaii over the past few days.
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NWSHonolulu @NWSHonolulu
Special Marine Warning until 900 am for a strong thunderstorm w/ hail over coastal waters just S of Molokai. Watch out boaters in this area!

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FLOOD ADVISORY
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HONOLULU HI
742 PM HST WED APR 24 2013

HIC003-250845-
/O.NEW.PHFO.FA.Y.0078.130425T0542Z-130425T0845Z/
/00000.0.ER.000000T0000Z.000000T0000Z.000000T0000 Z.OO/
HONOLULU HI-
742 PM HST WED APR 24 2013

THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE IN HONOLULU HAS ISSUED A

* FLOOD ADVISORY FOR THE ISLAND OF OAHU IN HONOLULU COUNTY

* UNTIL 1045 PM HST

* AT 736 PM HST...RADAR SHOWED HEAVY RAIN NEAR WAIKANE...OR ABOUT 14
MILES NORTH OF HONOLULU...NEARLY STATIONARY.

* OTHER LOCATIONS IN THE ADVISORY INCLUDE BUT ARE NOT LIMITED TO
WAIAHOLE...KAAAWA...KAHALUU...AND KANEOHE.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

STAY AWAY FROM STREAMS...DRAINAGE DITCHES AND LOW LYING AREAS PRONE
TO FLOODING.

RAINFALL AND RUNOFF WILL ALSO CAUSE HAZARDOUS DRIVING CONDITIONS DUE
TO PONDING...REDUCED VISIBILITY AND POOR BRAKING ACTION.

DO NOT CROSS FAST FLOWING OR RISING WATER IN YOUR VEHICLE OR ON FOOT.
TURN AROUND...DON/T DROWN.

&&

THIS ADVISORY MAY NEED TO BE EXTENDED BEYOND 1045 PM HST IF HEAVY
RAIN PERSISTS.

LAT...LON 2163 15802 2172 15794 2137 15770 2144 15798

$$
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Cardwell, Australia
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Here is the latest SST anomaly in the MDR:

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