Weather events

Jul

23
2016

Deluge, flash flood hits Fort St. John

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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

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Jul

23
2016

Village in China hit by landslide – BBC nieuws

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BBC.com meldt dat....

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

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Jul

23
2016

Hail the size of baseballs hammers SaskatchewanSaskatchewan – CBC News

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CBC.ca meldt dat....

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

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Jul

20
2016

Heat warning in effect | Peterborough Examiner

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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 Aan 32 C, feeling more like 37 C and possibly more with the humidex, in the forecast for Thursday to Saturday.

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Jul

20
2016

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

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Mirror.co.uk reports that...

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

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Jul

06
2016

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

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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.

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Jul

01
2016

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

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CBC.ca meldt dat....

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

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Jul

01
2016

Beaujolais crus ravaged by heavy hail stormDecanter

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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.

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Jul

01
2016

Heavy rains, hail and high winds hit Triangle, leave behind damage | WNCN

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Wncn.com reports that...

PHILADELPHIA AP — Philadelphia has lifted a blanket ban on rush-hour protests in its central business district during the Democratic Natio…

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Jul

01
2016

Organic farm outside Calgary loses entire harvest in hail storm | Globalnews.ca

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Globalnews.ca reports that...

WATCH ABOVE: Tuesday’s hail storm south of Calgary has damaged the crops on many farms and ranches. Tony Tighe visited the Rio Frio Farm where they lost their entire summer harvest.

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