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April 1, 2020: The second half of the month may turn a bit more showery, but we foresee lots of mild, dry weather.
March 31, 2020: Locations across the South cleaning up from damaging thunderstorms over the weekend will be dealt another round of soaking rainfall and localized severe weather through Tuesday. In addition to causing added stress to recovery efforts, AccuWeather meteorologists are concerned that the rain and wind can cause damage a...
March 30, 2020: Locations across the South cleaning up from damaging thunderstorms over the weekend will be dealt another round of soaking rainfall and localized severe weather early this week. In addition to causing added stress to recovery efforts, AccuWeather meteorologists are concerned that the rain and wind can cause damage a...
March 26, 2020: Pre-1960s handwritten rain gauge data can inform drought and flood planning, but only if digitised.
March 26, 2020: Climate change scientists planning to transcribe paper records from 1820s to 1950sWeather is a perennial British obsession, with some of the country’s rainfall and temperature records going back centuries. Some of this data has been invaluable in drawing up detailed pictures of the British climate, which have been...
March 23, 2020: The rain is expected to taper off by Monday afternoon, but another storm is expected to move into Southern California by Wednesday night.
March 13, 2020: More than 2 inches fell in some parts of Los Angeles County over a 24-hour period that ended early Friday morning — including Beverly Hills, Northridge and Van Nuys.
March 12, 2020: World’s largest artificial lake drops by six metres in three years after lengthy droughtZambia is facing severe water and electricity shortages after a lengthy drought, with reservoir levels remaining worryingly low despite recent rains.Water levels in Lake Kariba, the world’s largest artificial lake at more tha...
March 9, 2020: Another weather system is also causing river flooding in some Midwest and south eastern states, with flood warnings in place for the next several days
March 9, 2020: The atmospheric river has shifted to the south, but cutoff low will bring more risk of thunderstorms.
March 5, 2020: The active weather pattern over the Northwest will produce another storm in the region by the end of the week. A fresh batch of rain and snow is expected, with forecasters monitoring the potential for snow in the Seattle area. The storm system that has been spinning over the Gulf of Alaska over the past...
March 5, 2020: The active weather pattern over the Northwest will produce another storm in the region by the end of the week. A fresh batch of rain and snow is expected, with forecasters monitoring the potential for snow in the Seattle area. The storm system that has been spinning over the Gulf of Alaska over the past...
March 4, 2020: After becoming a tropical system the third week in February, Esther continues to impact Australia with flooding rainfall. Moisture from Esther has survived over a week after the former tropical cyclone made landfall in northern Australia. Now, meteorologists say its heavy rainfall will make it all the way New South ...
February 27, 2020: The end of a brief stretch of record heat will not come with any meaningful rainfall across California this weekend, as the state continues needing a thorough soaking.. In what has been a lackluster wet season, this month is set to become the driest February on record in several locales, including Redding, Sacrament...
February 27, 2020: Meteorologists are monitoring more tropical development near Madagascar which could trigger flooding and also cause some locations to surpass their average yearly rainfall totals less than a quarter of the way into 2020. The island is no stranger to an abundance of wet weather, including the threat of tropical downp...
February 14, 2020: Once a tropical cyclone moving through the Tasman Sea, Uesi, now a tropical rainstorm, will still pack a punch as it impacts New Zealand this weekend despite weakening. Uesi has taken a southeasterly track the last few days and is currently aiming for the southern tip of New Zealand’s South Island. It will be ...
February 13, 2020: After months of record heat and deadly wildfires in Australia, nearly 28 inches of rain has swamped New South Wales, overwhelming at least one dam, officials said Thursday.
February 13, 2020: A persistent high-pressure ridge over the eastern Pacific Ocean has kept wet weather at bay for much of January and early February in California.
February 10, 2020: The rains have brought travel chaos to Australia's largest city - but have also put out wildfires.
February 10, 2020: Travel chaos and flooded streets as Australia's biggest city has its wettest few days in 30 years.
February 10, 2020: A stormy start to the week across much of the South on Monday is bringing the risk of widespread flooding by later this week, according to forecasters.
February 10, 2020: Life-threatening flooding is ongoing in parts of Alabama and Mississippi where 3 to 7 inches of rain is expected through Tuesday morning.
January 30, 2020: Although flooding rain has already hit parts of Brazil so far in 2020, more rain and flooding could strike the southern part of the country in the coming week. In addition to southern Brazil, other parts of South America may also be threatened. “A stalling front will lead to daily rounds of showers and drenchi...
January 29, 2020: Flooding and landslides kill at least 30 people and 2,600 are evacuated from their homesThere have been some notable heavy rainfall and snowfall events recently. Flooding and landslides in south-east Brazil have killed at least 30 people, with a further 17 missing and 2,600 evacuated from their homes. The events fol...
January 26, 2020: An onslaught of storms and rising snow levels will contribute to a heightened danger of flooding and landslides across the Pacific Northwest this week. Storms have been frequent visitors to the region this month, with many cities running above normal in terms of their average precipitation. With the ground already s...