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January 3, 2021: Storms in the western U.S. will bring heavy snow and rainfall to some areas during the first week of 2021.
December 5, 2020: Alert in south of England as national rail reports flooding on some Scottish routesParts of Scotland and southern England experienced transport disruptions and multiple flood warnings on Saturday morning following heavy rainfall.While Friday brought “thundersnow” to some parts of Scotland, and other parts of the...
November 12, 2020: Heavy rainfall, some of which was the result of Tropical Storm Eta, brought widespread flooding to the Southeast on Thursday, including in Charlotte, where more than 140 people were rescued from a charter school. Video from the Charlotte Fire Department showed cars almost fully submerged in floodwaters in the parkin...
November 12, 2020: Heavy rainfall, some of which was the result of Tropical Storm Eta, brought widespread flooding to the Southeast on Thursday, including in Charlotte, where more than 140 people were rescued from a charter school. Video from the Charlotte Fire Department showed cars almost fully submerged in floodwaters in the parkin...
November 4, 2020: Although significantly diminished from its status as a whopping Category 4 storm when it made landfall, Eta continues to pose a flooding danger, especially to Nicaragua and neighboring Honduras.
October 28, 2020: Typhoon Molave displaced more than 100,000 in the Philippines over the weekend as it lashed the country with fierce winds and torrential rain. Now, the storm is sweeping through areas of Vietnam that have faced three named tropical systems already this month. Ahead of the storm, officials were preparing to evacuate ...
October 12, 2020: After a long stretch of rather quiet weather for much of the Midwest, a storm system acted to shatter the serenity for some residents on Sunday night. Following seemly endless rounds of severe weather during the summer, the general weather pattern across the Midwest for much of autumn has been largely unremarkable i...
October 9, 2020: Last weekend the River Ouzel in Bedfordshire broke its banks after rainfall well above what meteorologists used to think possibleForty years ago a public inquiry was held into a plan to build a forklift truck factory on the flood plain of the River Ouzel in Bedfordshire; experts were called in to assess the increase...
October 7, 2020: Their drenching downpours can also translate to needed, life-giving rains and make up a significant portion of the South’s average annual precipitation.
September 30, 2020: Temperatures should end up close to normal but with a lot of volatility. The previous four years were all much warmer than normal.
September 29, 2020: The needles of longleaf pine trees evolved to effectively shed water, according to a new study, ensuring rain moistens the soil instead of clogging leaf pores.
September 28, 2020: Timing is key, with the speed of the approaching cold front integral in determining rainfall amounts.
September 22, 2020: A dangerous combination of storm surge and heavy rainfall has unleashed flooding in the greater Houston area on Tuesday as Tropical Storm Beta crawls along the Texas coast after making landfall.
September 22, 2020: After making landfall in Texas on Monday, Beta hasn’t budged much. Its glacial pace has been adding to excessive rainfall that topped a foot in some locations by Tuesday morning, leaving roadways inundated in southwestern Houston and trapping motorists in high waters. Beta weakened to a tropical depression at ...
September 21, 2020: The storm is expected to approach the Texas coast on Monday.
September 21, 2020: A multi-day rain event is just what the northwestern United States needs to help put out the dozens of active wildfires, and forecasters say that is in the offing later this week. But could there be too much of a good thing? From last Friday into the weekend, the region received some relief from the...
September 20, 2020: Forecasters say Beta could become the ninth-named storm to make landfall in the United States this season as it unleashes days of flooding downpours along the Gulf coast. Beta wrote a new page in the record books for becoming the earliest 23rd-named tropical storm in the Atlantic, replacing Alpha from 2005, which fo...
September 20, 2020: Widespread heavy rainfall is likely in Texas and Louisiana, with storm surge flooding underway.
September 15, 2020: Portions of the northern Gulf Coast face extreme
September 11, 2020: After an intense onslaught of rainfall over the Washington, D.C., metro area on Thursday, water rescue teams set out to respond to stranded drivers caught on inundated roads. “Some tropical moisture being pulled up from the Southeast ahead of an approaching cold front helped to fuel heavy thunderstorms with hi...
September 3, 2020: Nana, currently zipping westward over the Caribbean Sea, is expected to strike Central America as the fifth hurricane of the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season with flooding rain, damaging wind and pounding surf prior to the end of this week. As of 11 p.m. EDT Wednesday, Nana was located about 60 miles southeast of Beli...
August 29, 2020: The
August 25, 2020: Two people missing and dozens rescued after flooding and falling trees causes chaos Record-breaking winds and heavy rainfall caused chaos in parts of the UK on Tuesday as Storm Francis swept across the country, leaving two people missing, dozens of others needing rescuing and damaging hundreds of homes and businesse...
August 12, 2020: Thunderstorm warnings in place for much of country as heatwave conditions continueThunderstorm warnings are still in place for most of the UK on Wednesday, while high temperatures are forecast again for many parts of England.The Met Office has issued a yellow storm warning for all of England and the eastern half of ...
August 4, 2020: Tropical Storm Isaias was spreading torrential rainfall, strong winds and the threat for tornadoes across the mid-Atlantic on Tuesday morning - and forecasters say more flooding rain and tornadoes are possible along the Interstate 95 corridor of the Northeast throughout the day on Tuesday. Several tornado reports, ...