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Jul

01
2016

Beaujolais crus ravaged by heavy hail storm – Decanter

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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.

Read more at www.decanter.com


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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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


May

10
2016

10 Injured as Large Tornadoes Range Across Western Kentucky – NBC News

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Nbcnews.com reports that...

A large tornado injured 10 people and damaged homes and businesses as it roared through western Kentucky on Tuesday, part of a severe spring storm that spun off more twisters and dropped hail across the state.

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Mar

13
2016

Tornadoes, hail, high winds cause damage as severe storms hit Arkansas | News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News | KATV

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Katv.com reports that...

National Weather Service investigators will assess damage Monday and determine if tornadoes touched down in Arkansas during severe storms that damaged several homes and two state prisons.

Read more at katv.com


Mar

02
2016

Hydro-Québec works to restore power after freezing rain storm – Montreal – CBC News

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Cbc.ca reports that...

Quebec’s public utility is still working to restore power to thousands of customers who have been in the dark since a major winter storm lashed the province’s southern regions with high winds and freezing rain Wednesday.

Read more at www.cbc.ca


Jan

14
2016

A Hurricane? In January? You Can Thank El Nino : Discovery News

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News.discovery.com reports that...

It’s not often that an official hurricane forecast uses the word “surreal,” but that was the case late Monday as Tropical Storm Pali improbably became Hurricane Pali, the earliest hurricane ever recorded in the Central Pacific.

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Jan

13
2016

Drought Boosts Science in Dominican Republic | Inter Press Service

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Ipsnews.net reports that...

Leaks in city water pipes, like this one in the Pequeño Haití Little Haiti market in Santo Domingo, aggravated the water shortages during the lengthy drought in the Dominican Republic. Credit: Dionny Matos/IPS

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Dec

15
2015

€˜Positive development as Shannon levels stabilise

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Irishtimes.com reports that...

An almost submerged car in a flooded area of Carrick-on-Shannon in Co Leitrim. Photograph: Eric Luke The Irish Times

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Dec

08
2015

Zoo Miami remains closed due to flooding – WSVN-TV – 7NEWS Miami Ft. Lauderdale News, Weather, Deco

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Wsvn.com reports that...

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. WSVN Zoo Miami will not open its doors to the public, Monday, after record rainfall over the weekend left the area flooded.

Read more at www.wsvn.com