Erin Courtenay

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Storm havoc as vile weather rips roofs from homes in Victoria and pummels Sydney with hail and wild winds... and forecasters say get ready for MORE thunderous conditions

• <b>Hail, rain and thunder were experienced across Sydney on Sunday</b>• <b><br>Many residents expressed surprise at the storm's speed on social media</b>• <b><br>A tornado tore</b> …

Rare tropical cyclone: Yemen, Oman expect eight years of rain in two days as Chapala forms in Arabian Sea

A rare intense tropical cyclone has formed in the Arabian Sea and is forecast to dump eight years of rain in about 48 hours on typically arid regions …

Weather

Melbourne weather: Intense thunderstorms cause fallen trees, power outages

Yesterday, temperatures reached 29 degrees but the bureau doesn't expect it to be as warm today - with a forecast top of 24.<p>It would also be cooler …

Weather

Guatemala landslide: under the mud, dead families found huddled together

In the disaster-hit town of Santa Catarina Pinula, rescuers are digging through 12m of debris just to reach the rooftops of houses before making gruesome discoveries<p>Beneath the mud and rock that engulfed the small Guatemalan town of Santa Catarina Pinula, search crews have found entire families who …

Natural Disasters

Flash floods on French Riviera kill 18 people

Victims include three residents of a nursing home which was inundated when a river broke its banks<p>Eighteen people died and four more were missing after violent storms and flash floods wreaked havoc on the glitzy French Riviera towns of Antibes, Nice, and Cannes.<p>Three people were killed when a river …

Floods

Environment minister Greg Hunt demands answers as it's revealed major blaze that threatens hundreds of homes in Victoria was caused by a controlled burn - which went ahead despite scorching temperatures

• <b>Hundreds of bushfires have ripped through Victoria's Macedon Ranges</b>• <b><br>Largest blaze was caused by a controlled burn by authorities last week</b>• <b><br>Environment</b> …

Insane footage of South Carolina flooding caused by Hurricane Joaquin

Hurricane Joaquin has been making its way northeast away from the US — but not before dumping historic levels of rain on South Carolina.<p>Here's where the storm was as of Monday morning, just north of Bermuda.<p>The "1,000-year" rain dumped more than 20 inches of rain over some parts of South Carolina …

Weather

Watch the terrifying moment a supermarket ceiling collapses during a severe storm, sending a torrent of water towards customers

• <b>The incident happened at a Woolworths store in eastern Melbourne</b>• <b><br>Severe thunderstorms battered the area on Sunday evening</b>• <b><br>About 100 people were</b> …

Typhoon Koppu Strikes Philippines: Pictures

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