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People’s Climate March NYC 09212014

People’s Climate March NYC 09212014 Press Release 09172014

March Organizers See Surge of Momentum for People’s Climate March; Over 100,000 expected for People’s climate march September 21 New York City — Over 1,000,000 flyers have been handed out across New York City in the last five days. Hundreds of volunteers are canvassing subway stations across the city. 496 buses are coming in from nearly all 50 states. More than 32 marching bands are ready to play. It’s official: the People’s Climate March is going to be big.

If the weather holds, over 100,000 people are expected to attend demonstration on Sunday to demand bold action on climate change. Police have blocked off traffic on Central Park West from 59th St. to 86th street to accommodate the tens of thousands of students, workers, parents, scientists, beekeepers, and more who are joining the march.

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LightForce Maui Presentation Sept 10 2014

LightForce Maui presentation at Amostech Conference

Jan Stupl presented a paper at AMOS Conference Sept 10, 2014 entitled “LightForce Photon-Pressure Collision Avoidance: Updated Efficiency Analysis Utilizing a Highly Parallel Simulation Approach”

It’s not just Earth that needs protection from collisions; we have launched billions of dollars’ worth of cutting-edge technology into orbit, including satellites, telescopes and the huge International Space Station (ISS), and there is real concern for the safety of this equipment from the threat of space debris collisions.

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Big Island DARCs Open Thursday and Friday

State and county set up DARCs Disaster Recovery Assistance Centers

The Hawaii Emergency Management Agency (HI-EMA), formerly State Civil Defense, and the County of Hawaii will set up Disaster Assistance and Recovery Centers (DARCs) on the island of Hawaii to provide information and services to people whose property was damaged when Tropical Storm Iselle made landfall on Aug. 7.

The DARCs will open Thursday and Friday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. at Pahoa Community Center, 15-2910 Puna Rd., and Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m. at Mountain View Gym, 18-1345 A Volcano Rd.

State and county agencies along with not-for-profit, non-governmental agencies will be on hand at the DARCs to provide information on available services. Information gathered from visitors to the DARCs will help HI-EMA and Hawaii County evaluate whether the criteria for a federal disaster declaration has been met.

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Julio Number 33 Public Advisory

Julio #33

Julio #33

Tropical Cyclone Julio Number 33 Public Advisory

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TROPICAL STORM JULIO ADVISORY NUMBER 33
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI EP102014
500 PM HST MON AUG 11 2014

…JULIO WEAKENS TO A TROPICAL STORM FAR NORTH OF THE MAIN HAWAIIAN
ISLANDS…

SUMMARY OF 500 PM HST…0300 UTC…INFORMATION
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LOCATION…27.6N 156.2W
ABOUT 465 MI…745 KM N OF KAHULUI HAWAII
ABOUT 450 MI…720 KM NNE OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…70 MPH…110 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…NW OR 318 DEGREES AT 6 MPH…9 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…990 MB…29.24 INCHES

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Julio Number 24 Public Advisory

Julio#24

Julio#24

Tropical Cyclone Julio Number 24 Public Advisory

WTPA34 PHFO 092100
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HURRICANE JULIO ADVISORY NUMBER 24
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI EP102014
1100 AM HST SAT AUG 09 2014

…HURRICANE JULIO CONTINUES MOVING TOWARD THE WEST NORTHWEST FAR
TO EAST NORTHEAST OF THE BIG ISLAND…

SUMMARY OF 1100 AM HST…2100 UTC…INFORMATION
———————————————–
LOCATION…20.9N 148.7W
ABOUT 425 MI…680 KM ENE OF HILO HAWAII
ABOUT 595 MI…955 KM E OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…100 MPH…155 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…WNW OR 298 DEGREES AT 15 MPH…24 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…980 MB…28.94 INCHES

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Julio Number 21 Public Advisory

Julio#21

Julio#21

Tropical Cyclone Julio Number 21 Public Advisory

WTPA34 PHFO 090234
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HURRICANE JULIO ADVISORY NUMBER 21
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI EP102014
500 PM HST FRI AUG 08 2014

…HURRICANE JULIO CONTINUES MOVING WEST NORTHWESTWARD FAR EAST OF
THE BIG ISLAND…

SUMMARY OF 500 PM HST…0300 UTC…INFORMATION
———————————————-
LOCATION…18.9N 144.7W
ABOUT 680 MI…1095 KM E OF HILO HAWAII
ABOUT 870 MI…1405 KM E OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…100 MPH…155 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…WNW OR 285 DEGREES AT 16 MPH…26 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…970 MB…28.65 INCHES

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Iselle Number 36 Public Advisory

Iselle#36

Iselle#36

Tropical Cyclone Iselle Number 36 Public Advisory

WTPA33 PHFO 090256
TCPCP3

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TROPICAL STORM ISELLE ADVISORY NUMBER 36
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI EP092014
500 PM HST FRI AUG 08 2014

…ISELLE CONTINUES TO WEAKEN AS IT PASSES SOUTH OF KAUAI…

SUMMARY OF 500 PM HST…0300 UTC…INFORMATION
———————————————-
LOCATION…20.0N 159.5W
ABOUT 140 MI…220 KM S OF LIHUE HAWAII
ABOUT 135 MI…220 KM SW OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…40 MPH…65 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…WNW OR 290 DEGREES AT 14 MPH…22 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…1009 MB…29.80 INCHES

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GOES -West unenhanced Aug 8

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Iselle Number 33 Public Advisory

Iselle#33

Tropical Cyclone Iselle Number 33 Public Advisory

WTPA33 PHFO 080847
TCPCP3

BULLETIN
TROPICAL STORM ISELLE ADVISORY NUMBER 33
NWS CENTRAL PACIFIC HURRICANE CENTER HONOLULU HI EP092014
1100 PM HST THU AUG 07 2014

…ISELLE WEAKENS TO A TROPICAL STORM…CONTINUES CHURNING TOWARD
THE BIG ISLAND…

SUMMARY OF 1100 PM HST…0900 UTC…INFORMATION
———————————————–
LOCATION…19.0N 155.1W
ABOUT 50 MI…80 KM S OF HILO HAWAII
ABOUT 240 MI…390 KM SE OF HONOLULU HAWAII
MAXIMUM SUSTAINED WINDS…70 MPH…110 KM/H
PRESENT MOVEMENT…W OR 275 DEGREES AT 10 MPH…17 KM/H
MINIMUM CENTRAL PRESSURE…995 MB…29.39 INCHES

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