Showing posts with label rainfall. Show all posts
Showing posts with label rainfall. Show all posts

Friday, September 01, 2017

Mexico's south Baja peninsula braces for tropical storm Lidia

Mexico's south Baja peninsula braces for tropical storm Lidia
The southern half of Mexico's Baja California Peninsula was bracing for tropical storm Lidia on Thursday, as it barreled towards the popular vacation destination with maximum sustained winds of 100 km per hour.

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.

Thursday, August 03, 2017

105 killed, 140 injured as monsoon rains wreak havoc in Pakistan

monsoon rains across Pakistan
At least 105 people were killed and 140 others injured in separate accidents triggered out by the current spell of monsoon rains across Pakistan over the last one month, officials said Wednesday.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Floods in Thailand's Northeast Kill 23

Floods in Thailand
Heavy rains have brought some of the worst floods for years to Thailand's rural northeast where 23 people have died over the past month, officials said Wednesday.

Sunday, July 30, 2017

Sunday, July 23, 2017

Thousands Ordered to Evacuate as Heavy Rains Hit Northeast Japan

Tens of thousands of people in northeast Japan were told to evacuate their homes on Sunday as heavy rain caused major flooding and cut some rail links, authorities said.

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Video: Heavy rain causes roads to flood, travel chaos in Istanbul

Istanbul floods 2017 july
Heavy rains that fell in recent hours caused the streets of Turkey's most populous city Istanbul to flood on Tuesday and led to major travel disruption.

Saturday, July 15, 2017

At Least 8 Dead After Heavy Rains Hit Northeast China

floods china 2017
Heavy rains claimed the lives of at least eight people and one person went missing in China's northeastern province of Jilin, local media reported on Saturday.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Monsoon rain kills 17 in Pakistan as flash flood warning issued

Last year in summer, torrential rains left over 200 people dead across Pakistan.
At least 17 people have died and scores of others injured in monsoon rain related incidents across Pakistan as the country issues flash flood warning.

Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Middle East In For 10,000-Year Drought : Scientists

Geologists and climatologists analyzed the history of the Middle East and concluded that the drought will last for 10,000 years before rainfall increases significantly, Journal of Quaternary Science reports.

Saturday, July 01, 2017

Torrential rains: More Than 300 Flights Delayed, 35 Flights Cancelled at Moscow Airports

More than 300 flights have been delayed and another 35 flights have been cancelled at Moscow airports, the online arrivals and departures board of covering Domodedovo, Sheremetyevo and Vnukovo airports said.

260,000 displaced as rainstorms lash central China

More than 260,000 people have been displaced after continuous heavy rain lashed central China's Hunan Province since June 22, said the provincial flood control office Friday.

Sunday, June 25, 2017

15 found dead in SW China landslide burying at least 118

Fifteen people have been confirmed dead in a landslide in southwest China's Sichuan Province early Saturday that buried more than 120 people from 62 homes.

Saturday, June 24, 2017

More than 100 people feared buried in China landslide

More than 100 people are feared buried after rain triggered a landslide in south-western China, state media reported on Saturday.

Wednesday, June 21, 2017

Evacuation Advisory Issued for 300,000 Residents in W. Japan amid Heavy Rain

An evacuation advisory has been issued for around 300,000 residents of Japan's Hamamatsu City in Shizuoka Prefecture, in the Chubu region of Honshu Island, with the Japan Meteorological Agency (JMA) on Wednesday warning of possible flooding and mudslides.

Saturday, June 17, 2017

Bangladesh faces more landslide risks as death toll rises to 151

Bangladesh Army and Fire Brigade Rescuers Friday wrapped up search operations after two more bodies were recovered from debris of rain-triggered devastating landslides that struck the country's southeastern region Tuesday.

Sunday, June 11, 2017

Ethiopia's emergency food aid to run out next month

Ethiopia will run out of emergency food aid for 7.8 million people affected by drought at the end of this month, the UN has warned.

Saturday, April 29, 2017

Massive landslide kills 24 in Kyrgystan's Osh

Heavy rain triggered landslides in Kyrgystan's Osh region, burying part of a village and killing at least 24 people, including nine children.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Colombian landslide kills 17, seven missing

Colombian officials said at least 17 people died after a landslide in the city of Manizales, where rescue efforts were inhibited by ongoing rain.

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