#Bomb cyclone

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Bomb cyclone and atmospheric river lash Northern California

A massive bomb cyclone and atmospheric river slammed into Northern California on Sunday, bringing flash floods and debris flows along the burn scars from this summer's fires. Winds blew through the San Francisco Bay Area at more than 50 mph, and in the Marin County community of Karin, more than 7 inches of rain fell at 8:30 a.m. PT, CBS San Francisco reported.
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Another “bomb cyclone” is about to soak the West Coast

SPOKANE, Wash.– It’s the bomb cyclone, round two. Just a couple of days after a different bomb cyclone sideswiped the northwest, another one will swing even closer to Western Washington on Sunday. Luckily, it will weaken before coming on shore in Canada on Monday, but high winds are forecast up and down the Pacific Coast.

Evacuation warning issued for Nevada County ahead Sunday storm

SACRAMENTO, Calif. — 5:05 p.m. update:. Nevada County issued an evacuation warning ahead of the bomb cyclone and atmospheric rivers that are expected to arrive on Sunday morning. The county issued the warnings for zones NCO-E102-A, NCO-E050-A, and NCO-E103A. They are saying flash potential flood and debris flow could cause...

PHOTOS: 'Bomb cyclone' storm slams Northern California

OAKLAND, Calif. - A ‘bomb cyclone’ system moved over the northwest on Sunday, dumping heavy rain throughout the region. Waves crashes, trees fell, streets flooded and the power went out. Here's a look at what happened in pictures:. Workers try to divert water into drains as rain pours down on...
Victorville Daily Press

Bomb cyclone, atmospheric river blasts West Coast; 2 dead in Seattle area; hundreds of thousands without power

Read the latest updates:California storms fueled by 'bomb cyclone' headed for East Coast. A furious storm unleashed from a "bomb cyclone" over the Pacific Ocean slammed ashore Sunday in drought-plagued Northern Californiaand the Pacific Northwest, blasting a wide swath of the West Coast with heavy rain, damaging winds, flooding and mudslides.

Cursed cargo ship? 40 containers fall off vessel, which later catches fire in bomb cyclone off Canada

Catastrophe hit a container ship in Canadian waters when a “bomb cyclone“ caused a fire onboard shortly after dozens of the containers fell off the vessel. On Friday, up to 40 shipping containers fell into the ocean off the coast of Vancouver after a ship, the Zim Kingston, was thrashed by rough waters. The Zim Kingston is flagged as a Maltese vessel, capable of carrying 4,253 twenty-foot shipping containers.The ship had left from Busan, South Korea, with cargo intended for North America. As the containers drifted out to sea the following day, damage sustained to the remaining cargo by...
Sacramento Bee

What is a bomb cyclone?

Storms and a bombogenesis are coming to the northwestern United States. What is it and how is it created?