Showing posts with label extreme weather. Show all posts
Showing posts with label extreme weather. Show all posts

Wednesday, December 27, 2017

Extreme cold weather warnings issued for much of Canada

cold weather canada
The Canadian Ministry of Environment and Natural Resources Tuesday issued extreme cold temperature warnings for most part of the country.

Sunday, December 24, 2017

Saturday, December 23, 2017

Tropical Storm in Philippines Leaves Nearly 90 People Dead, Dozens Missing

Tropical Storm in Philippines Leaves Nearly 90 People Dead, Dozens Missing
A tropical storm in the south of Philippines, which triggered landslides and flooding, has killed nearly 90 people, while the search for dozens of others is still underway, police and disaster officials report on Saturday.

Saturday, December 16, 2017

Three dead, thousands evacuated as Tropical Storm hits the Philippines

Three dead, thousands evacuated as Tropical Storm hits the Philippines
At least three people have been killed and more are missing as Tropical Storm Kai-Tak made landfall in the Philippines, according to the country's National Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Council.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Greek island Symi in state of emergency after devastating torrential rains

Greek island Symi
A state of emergency was declared on the Greek island of Symi on Tuesday after torrential rains and heavy flooding wreaked havoc on the Mediterranean isle, leaving much of its residents without power, officials said.

Friday, November 10, 2017

Typhoon fatalities climb to 106, 25 missing in central Vietnam

Typhoon fatalities climb to 106
Typhoon Damrey has claimed 106 lives, left 25 people missing and injured 197 others in Vietnam's central and central highlands regions, the country's Central Steering Committee for Natural Disaster Prevention and Control said on Friday morning.

Monday, November 06, 2017

Sunday, November 05, 2017

Typhoon Damrey death toll rises to at least 27 in Vietnam

Typhoon Damrey
The death toll from a typhoon that has hit central and southern Vietnam has risen to 27, just days before the region is due to host the APEC summit of Asia-Pacific leaders.

Saturday, November 04, 2017

Typhoon Damrey Hits Vietnam

Typhoon Damrey
Typhoon Damrey has blasted Vietnam's south-central coast, killing at least three people.

Monsoon Rains Kill 12 in Southern India, Displace Thousands

Monsoon Rains India
Thousands of people took refuge in relief camps as torrential monsoon rains flooded parts of southern Indian state of Tamil Nadu, killing at least 12 people this week, the government said Saturday.

Sunday, October 29, 2017

At least five dead as storm winds hit central Europe

storm winds hit central Europe
At least five people have died as strong winds hit across central Europe, killing two people in Poland, two in the Czech Republic, and one in Germany officials have said.

Tropical Storm Moves Toward Florida: 'Tornadoes Possible'

Tropical storm dubbed Philippe
Tropical storm dubbed Philippe with heavy rains poured over Cuba is currently moving toward the United States. The US National Hurricane Center issued a report, noting that some parts of South Florida might be affected by the foul weather.

Friday, October 06, 2017

7 dead as Germany struck by storms

The storm named Xavier
At least seven people have died as a deadly storm continued to disrupt travel in northern Germany on Friday.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Deadly, Intense ‘Lucifer’ Heat Waves May Soon Scorch Southern Europe Regularly

Heat Waves
By the 2050s, blazing “Lucifer” heatwaves driving temperatures above 40 degrees Celsius will be the norm in southern Europe, warns a report published Wednesday by the World Weather Attribution (WWA), an international coalition that analyzes the effects of climate change on extreme weather conditions.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

16 dead, more than 500 injured as Typhoon Hato batters South China

Typhoon Hato batters South China
At least 16 people have been killed and 500 more injured after the strongest typhoon of the year, Typhoon Hato, made landfall in southern China on Wednesday.

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

3 dead as Typhoon Hato hits Macau, Hong Kong

3 dead as Typhoon Hato hits Macau, Hong Kong
The Chinese resort city of Macau reported three deaths and numerous power outages after Typhoon Hato struck the island with gale-force winds.

Saturday, August 12, 2017

Two teenagers among five dead in storms in Poland

storms in Poland
Five people, including two Girl Guides, have died in freak accidents as violent storms hit Poland amid a heatwave.

Monday, August 07, 2017

Mexico preps for hurricane as Tropical Storm Franklin gathers strength

Tropical Storm Franklin gathers strength
Mexico issued a hurricane watch as Tropical Storm Franklin organized near the Yucatan Peninsula and headed westward toward the mainland.

Saturday, August 05, 2017

Typhoon Noru Threatens Widespread Flooding Across Japan

Typhoon Noru
 Typhoon Noru is threatening floods and damaging winds across Japan's main islands as it sweeps in from the northwest Pacific over the next few days.

Extreme weather could kill 152,000 Europeans by 2100 : scientists

Extreme weather
Europe's death toll from weather disasters could rise 50-fold by the end of this century, with extreme heat alone killing more than 150,000 people a year by 2100 if nothing is done to curb the effects of climate change, scientists said.

EL News