Weather events

May

07
2017

Thunderstorm hits mango crop – TAMIL NADU – The Hindu

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Thehindu.com reports that...

The thunderstorm that lashed the district over the weekend may have come as a relief to most, but it has caused extensive damage to mango growers of Pochampalli.

Read more at www.thehindu.com


Apr

30
2017

Heat wave melting record snowpack in Northern California | News | heraldcourier.com

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Heraldcourier.com reports that...

SAN FRANCISCO AP — Forecasters expect at least one California river to hit flood stage later this week as a heat wave melts record snowpack in the Sierra Nevada.

Read more at www.heraldcourier.com


Apr

30
2017

Heatwave continues in Karachi, Hyderabad as Lahore enjoys rain

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Https reports that...

Temperatures in Karachi and Hyderabad are expected to surge as high as 41° Celsius on Sunday, as the Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD) forecasts very hot weather conditions in Sindh and lower Balochistan during the next 12-24 hours. Dry conditions are predicted to prevail in most parts of the country.

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Apr

30
2017

Historic flooding event underway in Mississippi Valley

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Https reports that...

By Saturday morning, up to 4 inches of rain had fallen over parts of Missouri, Oklahoma, and Illinois, with more than 6 inches between Evansville, IN, and Louisville, KY between Friday and Saturday.

By Sunday morning, as much as 11 inches of rain had fallen on parts of southern Missouri and northern Arkansas, with amounts up to 8 inches recorded from Oklahoma to Indiana.

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Apr

26
2017

Dan River reaches major flood stage after days of heavy rains soak region | Danville | godanriver.com

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Godanriver.com reports that...

The Dan River reached the back of Dan River Church on Tuesday morning as volunteers hurriedly put sandbags out around the church. The parking lot of the church at Danville Plaza Shopping Center appeared more like a lake as vehicles were seen plowing through the water.

Read more at www.godanriver.com


Apr

26
2017

Heavy Rain Causes Flooding around the Triangle Tuesday

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Twcnews.com reports that...

Flooding made for a difficult commute for many drivers around Raleigh Tuesday morning.  At one point, the National Weather Service declared a Flash Flood Emergency for Wake County.  Over 8″ of rain has fallen in parts of Raleigh since Sunday.

Read more at www.twcnews.com


Apr

18
2017

5 Injured In Macchil Landslide

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Https reports that...

Five persons were injured in an landslide in Macchil sector in frontier Kashmir district of Kupwara today.
Official sources told UNI that a landslide hit Chontiwari Payeen area in Macchil sector in north Kashmir, resulting in injuries to five persons.

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Apr

13
2017

Waikato fire crews respond to flood reports | Stuff.co.nz

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Stuff.co.nz reports that...

Fire crews are responding to multiple reports of flooding in the Waikato.

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Apr

13
2017

Flooding, damaging winds from Rainstorm Cook to batter New Zealand into Thursday night

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Accuweather.com reports that...

Flooding and damaging winds will lash the North Island and parts of the South Island of New Zealand into Thursday night as Tropical Rainstorm Cook barrels across the country.

Read more at www.accuweather.com


Apr

04
2017

Kenya’s tourism industry and conservation efforts are being threatened by drought-induced violence

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Https reports that...

On the night of Mar. 29, suspected herdsmen burned an exclusive safari lodge owned by prominent Italian-born, Kenyan author and conservationist Kuki Gallmann. The attack left the luxurious Mukutan Retreat lodge in northern Kenya in ruins, with the armed men burning down cottages, and shooting at Gallmann’s daughter Sveva as she was trying to get to her nine-month old baby.

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