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Travel Alert: Cyclone Debbie to Impact Queensland Coast of Australia

If the Queensland coast of Australia is in your travel plans over the next few days, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep yourself updated as to the latest information pertaining to the weather — as the landfall of Cyclone Debbie is about to occur.

Expected to have the strength of…

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Updated Travel Alert March 2017: Thousands of Flights Canceled to Northeastern United States

Thousands of flights to the northeastern United States have already been canceled by airlines for today, Monday, March 13, 2017 through Tuesday, March 14, 2017 due to a major winter storm which promises to be the biggest one of the year — ironically, only mere days before Spring arrives.

Here is the breakdown of the airlines which have reported flight cancellations at the time this article was written in this updated travel alert March 2017…

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Updated Travel Alert March 2017: The Big Winter Storm

New information is now available pertaining to the major winter storm which will start walloping the midwestern United States tomorrow and affect the northeastern United States and eastern Canada — including as many as 23 states and six provinces — on Tuesday, March 14, 2017.

As much as…

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Travel Alert March 2017: The Big Winter Storm

“A second round of winter weather is also expected in the form of a nor’easter which is expected to buffet the northeastern United States; but that is not expected to occur until Tuesday, March 14, 2017. Travel alerts are not posted by any airline at this time; but watch for airlines to post travel alerts for that day for areas from northwestern North Carolina, northeastern Missouri and southeastern Iowa all the way to extreme southeastern Canada, as significant accumulations of snow — greater than one foot in local areas — are possible.”

That was what I originally wrote in this article yesterday — and sure enough…

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Travel Alert March 2017: Winter Storm to Affect Southeastern United States

“Winter weather is also expected as far south as Nashville; but that is not expected to occur until Saturday, March 11, 2017. Travel alerts are not posted by any airline at this time; but up to six inches of snow is expected this weekend in cities such as Saint Louis, Evansville, Louisville, Lexington and Roanoke.”

That was what I originally wrote in this article yesterday — and sure enough, places such as eastern Tennessee, North Carolina and South Carolina will be affected by winter weather, which is why travel alerts have been issued for these parts of the southeastern United States.

If the aforementioned locations are in your travel plans over the next few days…

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Travel Alert February 2017: Torrential Rains to Affect California

If California is in your travel plans over the next few days, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep yourself updated as to the latest information pertaining to the weather — as a significant portion of that state are preparing to experience a disruption due to torrential rains from one storm after another.

As with winter storms in other areas of the United States in which precipitation is measured in feet instead of inches, California is not immune — but in this case…

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A Day Without Immigrants: Did You Know That Was Today?

If you visited a restaurant or other place of business today and suddenly found that it was closed for the day, that was because today was designated as A Day Without Immigrants. This event occurred across the United States as a combination of a protest and a strike.

“It is in response to…

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Travel Alert February 2017: Yet Another Winter Storm to Affect Northern New England and Eastern Canada

If northern New England and eastern Canada are in your travel plans over the next few days, you may want to consider delaying your travel — or, at least, keep yourself updated as to the latest information pertaining to the weather — as significant portions of New Hampshire, Maine and New Brunswick are preparing to experience yet another disruption in fewer than two weeks due to even more winter weather.

Major travel delays are expected starting later today, Wednesday, February 15, 2017 due to…

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