Posts in category: Weather Events

Jul

25
2016

Landslide toll touches 6 as woman buried alive in Guwahati – Times of India

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Timesofindia.indiatimes.com reports that...

Guwahati: Malati Das was busy doing household chores on Wednesday when a rain-triggered landslide came crashing down on her hillside residence in the city here, burying her alive. She was the sixth person to die in a landslide in the city in less than a month

Read more at timesofindia.indiatimes.com


Jul

23
2016

Microburst confirmed, roofs blown off in Quebec. See photos

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Https reports that...

Tuesday, July 19, 2016, 4:36 PM - Over 1,500 people are still without power across southern Quebec after severe storms brought torrential rain, hail and damaging winds to the region Monday afternoon.

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Jul

23
2016

Deluge, flash flood hits Fort St. John

Jodde     Weather Events     0

Timescolonist.com reports that...

Fort St. John RCMP blocked intersections in the Mathews Park area for about 90 minutes because of flooding. The street was reopened at about 9 p.m. Tuesday. Photograph By Matt Preprost

Read more at www.timescolonist.com


Jul

23
2016

Village in China hit by landslide – BBC News

Jodde     Fatalities, Weather Events     0

Bbc.com reports that...

See the moment a landslide in China crashed towards a village of wooden houses.

Read more at www.bbc.com


Jul

23
2016

Hail the size of baseballs hammers Saskatchewan – Saskatchewan – CBC News

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Cbc.ca reports that...

People in Outlook, Stewart Valley and other Saskatchewan communities were tweeting out photos of softball-sized hailstones from Tuesday’s storm. Twitter

Read more at www.cbc.ca


Jul

20
2016

Heat warning in effect | Peterborough Examiner

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Thepeterboroughexaminer.com reports that...

Peterborough Public Health has issued its third heat warning of the season for Peterborough city and county and Environment Canada also has a heat warning in effect for Peterborough and the Kawarthas with high temperatures of 31 to 32 C, feeling more like 37 C and possibly more with the humidex, in the forecast for Thursday to Saturday.

Read more at www.thepeterboroughexaminer.com


Jul

20
2016

UK weather: Thunderstorms hit country after mini-heatwave with severe warnings issued for flash flooding – Mirror Online

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Mirror.co.uk reports that...

Almost 40,000 lightning strikes were recorded in 19 hours from 3pm Tuesday to 10am this morning – with a further 10,000 expected before end of the day.

Read more at www.mirror.co.uk


Jul

06
2016

Torrential rain wreaks havoc in central, eastern China but Yangtze flood risks diminish | South China Morning Post

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Scmp.com reports that...

China’s flood control efforts have entered a “critical” stage as torrential rains continue to wreak havoc in central and eastern China due to a strong El Nino, although the risk of a devastating flood on the country’s longest waterway appears to be diminishing, according to senior water and meteorological officials.

Read more at www.scmp.com


Jul

01
2016

Brush fire breaks out near drought-stricken Ladysmith – British Columbia – CBC News

Jodde     Weather Events, yellow     0

Cbc.ca reports that...

Several crews are fighting to put out a brush fire near Ladysmith, B.C., on southeastern Vancouver Island. North Oyster Fire Department

Read more at www.cbc.ca


Jul

01
2016

Beaujolais crus ravaged by heavy hail storm – Decanter

Jodde     red, Uncategorized, Weather Events     0

Decanter.com reports that...

Local officials have called for parts of Beaujolais to be declared a disaster zone after fierce hail storms severely damaged several vineards in the area.

Read more at www.decanter.com