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December 10, 2019: We want to hear from residents of the Yorkshire village about what has happened since November. Last month, over a thousand properties were evacuated across the North of England and the Midlands after heavy downpours caused rivers to burst their banks.One of the heavily affected areas was Fishlake in Doncaster, wher...
December 9, 2019: The major winter storm that slammed parts of Northern California is heading west. Before it left, it caused a rock slide that shut down a section of Route 1 near Big Sur.
December 9, 2019: The storm system is expected to reach the Rockies and the Great Lakes through Monday, the National Weather Service said.
December 5, 2019: Wednesday's storm in Southern California has moved out of California and into the Rockies, while a new storm is lining up to hit the West Coast on Friday.
December 4, 2019: After one storm system wallops Southern California and Arizona with heavy rain and high-country snow through Wednesday night, a much larger storm is set to slam Central and Northern California with a wide array of impacts from Friday into Saturday. Although the center of the storm system will move ashore in Oregon l...
November 29, 2019: Help has been slow to arrive to White Swan after severe flooding compounded long-standing social and economic inequalities Chad Medicine Horn starts each day mopping his bedroom floor and bleaching the walls to kill the fresh black mould.A few hours later, the floor is once again soaked by groundwater seeping into t...
November 26, 2019: Between 2,000 and 3,000 frustrated locals rallied with the No Grande Navi (No Big Ships) collective over the weekend.
November 26, 2019: A powerful storm unleashed torrential rain resulting in widespread flooding across southern France, Italy and western Greece in recent days. The storm, which was named Cecilia by Spain’s State Meteorological Agency, first struck the Iberian Peninsula on Thursday and Friday with damaging winds and downpours. Th...
November 24, 2019: The torrential rain is uncommon for this time of year.
November 23, 2019: Heavy rains unleashed overnight floods that have killed 34 people in western Kenya, including 29 feared buried in a mudslide, authorities said Saturday.
November 22, 2019: From the first recorded deluge to JG Ballard’s reimagining of London as a tropical lagoon … six books that explore the devastating impact of floodingThe earliest recorded stories of floods appear in the literature of Mesopotamia – the flood-prone territory of modern-day Iraq that the Greeks called the “land ...
November 22, 2019: Venice is reeling from the worst flooding the city has experienced in 50 years, the city is “on its knees,” Venetian Mayor Luigi Brugnaro tweeted as water submerged much of the the famous historical city. The floods penetrated Saint Mark’s Basilica, a 1,000 year old church that is considered to be ...
November 20, 2019: ‘Nature’s engineers’ to be introduced on National Trust land in south of EnglandThree families of beavers are to be introduced on land managed by the National Trust as part of plans to ease flooding and improve biodiversity.Two Eurasian beaver families will be released next spring into enclosures at Holnicote ...
November 20, 2019: When the storm moves east, the heaviest rain will be from Arizona to Arkansas.
November 19, 2019: Thousands of young Venetians, clad in rubber boots, are wading through water to save precious sheet music from the worst flooding of their lifetimes.
November 18, 2019: The acqua
November 18, 2019: A coastal storm is moving north this morning after pounding the outer banks of North Carolina over the weekend with huge waves coastal flooding and gusty winds.
November 17, 2019: 70 warnings issued as rivers Severn and Avon burst banks, but drier weather forecast Large parts of Britain remain flooded and experts are warning the chaos could continue until Tuesday.The Environment Agency (EA) had issued 70 flood warnings as of 6.49am on Sunday, meaning flooding was expected and immediate action...
November 17, 2019: Another exceptional high tide swamped Venice on Sunday, causing the tourist hotspot of St. Mark's Square to be closed due to the high water as the city marked the worst week of flooding since records started officially being kept. 
November 17, 2019: Venice was hit Sunday by a record third exceptional tide in the same week while other parts of Italy struggled with a series of weather woes, from rain-swollen rivers to high winds to an out-of-season avalanche.
November 16, 2019: The flooding in Venice this past week was extraordinary.
November 16, 2019: Yet another November cold blast is hitting the Northeast and Great Lakes this morning, with wind chills in parts of the Northeast in the 20s, teens and single digits.
November 15, 2019: One of the world's most popular tourist destinations was declared a disaster on Thursday. Venice, Italy, has been swamped by the worst flooding in a half-century. As Holly Williams reports, the damage has left the city in deep trouble.
November 15, 2019: Venice is in a state of emergency as the Italian city deals with the aftermath of one of the worst floods in its history.
November 15, 2019: Since 2007, photographer Gideon Mendel has been working on Drowning World, an art and advocacy project about flooding. The series has taken him to India, the Philippines, the US, France, Bangladesh and Haiti – and now a South Yorkshire villageAlmost 150 flood warnings remain in place across Britain after more heav...