Severe Storms

Southern Hemisphere Scorchers
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Southern Hemisphere Scorchers

A summer heatwave knocked out power in Argentina, while heat in Western Australia likely tied the hottest temperature ever measured south of the equator.

Published Jan 14, 2022

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Flash Floods Swamp Iran
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Flash Floods Swamp Iran

After months of severe drought, a burst of rain is causing problems.

Published Jan 13, 2022

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Snowy Scene Surrounding the Salish Sea
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Snowy Scene Surrounding the Salish Sea

After a rainy autumn, winter weather arrived in the Pacific Northwest.

Published Jan 7, 2022

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Mid-Atlantic Snow Band
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Mid-Atlantic Snow Band

The storm blanketed the region with snow, closed schools, and snarled traffic.

Published Jan 4, 2022

Land Severe Storms Human Presence Snow and Ice

Colorado Faces Winter Urban Firestorm
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Colorado Faces Winter Urban Firestorm

Hurricane-force winds whipped fires across drought-parched grasslands and into suburban neighborhoods.

Published Jan 3, 2022

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