Posts in category: Weather Events

Jun

20
2016

Six dead, 11-year-old boy missing, in Texas floods | BreakingNews.ie

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Breakingnews.ie reports that...

Authorities in central Texas have found two more bodies along flooded streams, bringing the death toll from severe weather in the state to six.
It is unclear whether a body found in Travis County near Austin is one of the two people still missing in Texas, while an 11-year-old boy remains missing in central Kansas.

Read more at www.breakingnews.ie


Jun

19
2016

Storm hits Winnipeg, knocks out power and floods streets – Manitoba – CBC News

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Cbc.ca reports that...

According to Environment Canada, 44 millimetres fell in less than a half-hour during one cloudburst in the St. Vital and Sage Creek neighbourhoods.

Read more at www.cbc.ca


Jun

19
2016

News – SoCal fire surges to 4,000 acres; evacuations underway – The Weather Network

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Theweathernetwork.com reports that...

More than 1200 firefighters are working around the clock to battle a growing wildfire in southern California.

Read more at www.theweathernetwork.com


Jun

19
2016

UK weather forecast sees Met Office issue 10 flood alerts over heavy rain | Daily Mail Online

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Dailymail.co.uk reports that...

Flash flooding has left parts of the country under water after heavy rain fell overnight, with more rain expected in the South today.

Read more at www.dailymail.co.uk


Jun

19
2016

Sydney and Queensland to be hit by heavy rain and flash flooding | Daily Mail Online

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Dailymail.co.uk reports that...

Torrential rains and violent gusts are due to lash eastern Australia on Sunday, with emergency services already preparing for flash flooding and wind damage.

Read more at www.dailymail.co.uk


Jun

15
2016

Chetwynd declares state of emergency as flooding cuts off northeastern B.C. – British Columbia – CBC News

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Cbc.ca reports that...

The District of Chetwynd in northeastern British Columbia has declared a state of emergency after heavy rain caused havoc and flooding throughout the region on Wednesday.

Read more at www.cbc.ca


Jun

14
2016

Torrential Rain, Overflowing Rivers Flood Houses, Roads Across Bulgaria – Novinite.com – Sofia News Agency

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Novinite.com reports that...

Torrential rainfall and overflowing rivers flooded houses and roads across

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Jun

14
2016

‘Plum Rains’ bring further flooding to southern China – News from Al Jazeera

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Aljazeera.com reports that...

Floods in Guizhou province left 29,000 people isolated following massive thunderstorms in the area. As much as 134 millimetres of rain fell in a short period on Friday, sending flood waters tearing through the villages of Jiuchao and Maogong, sweeping three people away.

Read more at www.aljazeera.com


Jun

13
2016

5 killed and 30 missing after landslide hits west Colombia road works

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Colombiareports.com reports that...

At least five people were killed and another 15 were reported missing in the west of Colombia on Thursday after a landslide struck workers removing rubble from a previous landslide.

Read more at colombiareports.com


Jun

12
2016

Evacuations, Water Rescues Take Place in Oklahoma As Severe Weather Hits the Plains

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Https reports that...

Severe weather and flash flooding have affected parts of the Plains this weekend, prompting evacuations and water rescues in Oklahoma and bringing in a likely tornado that destroyed at least two homes and damaged numerous others in Montana.

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