Global Weather News

July 7, 2020: The death toll has been rising on the island of Kyushu in southwestern Japan as tens of thousands of workers continued rescue and recovery efforts after flooding downpours soaked the region early Saturday. As of Tuesday evening, local time, the Associated Press reported that at least 50 people had been confirmed dea...
July 7, 2020: There were more than 220 damaging storm reports from the Plains to the Northeast yesterday.
July 7, 2020: It's not just corals that are suffering as the world's oceans are reshaped by climate change and other harmful human activities. New research suggests marine seagrass meadows are also in decline.
July 7, 2020: Search and rescue crews in Japan fanned out across towns in the country's southern region on Tuesday as the death toll from devastating flooding ticked upwards as more heavy rain is expected. 
July 7, 2020: Tropical Storm Cristina formed late Monday night local time in the Eastern Pacific Ocean and is on its way to becoming the first hurricane of the 2020 season in any of the ocean basins in the Western Hemisphere. As of early Tuesday, the storm was located well away from land, about 535 miles south-southeast of...
July 7, 2020: Experts across the spectrum agree that the Trump administration's Affordable Clean Energy (ACE) Rule, which replaced the Clean Power Plan, doesn’t pass the test on the basis of critical science, industry experience, or technological feasibility.
July 7, 2020: Another storm is set to cross central South America, bringing yet another round of heavy rain and damaging wind to the region that is still recovering from similar conditions a week ago. By Tuesday morning, this next round of rain overspread parts of Paraguay, northeast Argentina and extreme southern Brazil. Areas o...
July 7, 2020: Kourtney Kardashian explained why she quit Keeping
July 7, 2020: With the global coal market already in steep decline, Poland's mines are facing another threat from the coronavirus. While miners number 80,000 in the country of 38 million, they account for one fifth of the nation's virus cases.
July 7, 2020: Stiff breezes will substantially elevate the risk of new wildfire ignition and could cause existing fires to rapidly spread through the middle of this week in the western United States. Although the winds are not forecast to be as strong as several weeks ago, they will be potent enough to trigger significant wildfir...
July 7, 2020: Tropical Storm Cristina formed in the Pacific Ocean late Monday and is on track to become the first hurricane of 2020, forecasters say.
July 7, 2020: Lightning lit up the skies over the nation's largest city on Monday when severe thunderstorms moved across the Northeast -- and more stormy conditions are expected this week.
July 7, 2020: Extreme waves in the Arctic are likely to become bigger and more frequent as a result of climate change, according to a new study by scientists in Canada.
July 7, 2020: Tesla’s 2014 acquisition of SolarCity turned the electric vehicle manufacturer into the undisputed largest player in residential solar, but that lead has steadily eroded as its major competitor, Sunrun, surged ahead with more aggressive plans. Now with the .2 billion dollar acquisition of the residential solar...
July 7, 2020: The Dalai Lama celebrated his 85th birthday Monday with the release of an album of mantras and teachings.
July 7, 2020: Amid Canada's coronavirus pandemic, temporary workers and asylum-seekers have become more critical than ever. And they want recognition of that.
July 7, 2020: After a destructive Spring that made 2020 the deadliest year for tornadoes in nine years, an unusually quiet May continued into June, with some record low activity recorded.
July 7, 2020: High temperatures and dry soil mean ideal conditions for fires. Blazes in June produced more carbon emissions than any other fires in almost two decades of monitoring.
July 7, 2020: In another blow to the coal industry, the German Parliament is understood to have agreed legislation that will see coal-fired power phased out of the country’s energy in less than twenty years.
July 7, 2020: Officials warn that hot temperatures, low relative humidities, locally gusty winds and drying fuels will bring elevated fire weather conditions.
July 7, 2020: Triple digit heat infiltrated the Arctic Circle.
July 7, 2020: Kourtney Kardashian is finally speaking out about her decision to step away from the massively popular reality show she shares with her famous sisters on “Keeping Up With The Kardashians.”
July 7, 2020: Unusually warm waters, boosted by climate change, are likely playing a role.
July 7, 2020: Scientists have discovered the first direct evidence of the so-called Gulf Stream “blender effect” where the waters mix on either side of the current.
July 7, 2020: Sunrun is acquiring Vivint in an all-stock deal, valued at .2 billion, leaving Tesla further behind as a provider of residential solar panels and batteries.