Weather

UK weather: 'Family of depressions' set to blast Britain with heavy rain and strong winds

A "family of depressions" is going to blast Britain with spells of heavy rain and strong wind throughout the rest of the month, forecasters have warned.<p>Summer will be largely on hold as several areas of low pressure move in over the UK from the Atlantic.<p>But it's not all bad news for parents …

Weather (UK)

Strong storms roll across northern Illinois, where floodwaters aren't receding

Areas of McHenry County remain at the mercy of rain, overwhelmed rivers, saturated land and infrastructure as thunderstorms rolled through northern Illinois on Sunday, triggering another round of weather warnings.<p>A line of thunderstorms that developed near Belvidere and was near Shorewood about …

Floods

Thunderstorms, damaging winds to sweep across New Jersey, forecasters say

Forecasters say the Garden State will see another round of rain and thunderstorms Sunday, which has led to the National Weather Service to issue …

Thunderstorms

Some fine spells but more rain to come

The impact of last week's drastic weather is still being felt across the country's east coast.Families returning from school holidays had hours added …

Heavy Rain

British Open 2017 weather forecast: Final round Sunday weather could include rain

Mostly quiet end to the 2017 Open Championship but rain and wind could make the course more challenging.<p>Final round of the The Open Championship at Royal Birkdale in Southport Sunday looks mostly dry, but there is a chance of a few isolated storms and some breezy conditions.<p><b>SUNDAY — FINAL ROUND</b> …

Golf

'Heavy downpours,' gusts near 40 mph could hit Faster Horses Sunday afternoon

Fans, media and staff at the Faster Horses Festival have been keeping a close eye on the weather forecast Sunday, July 23, which is now projecting …

Michigan

Thousands in Kansas City area lose power after storms | Miami Herald

Thousands of people remain without power in the Kansas City area after severe thunderstorms moved through the area overnight.<p>The Kansas City Star …

Another day of heat advisories for parts of Alabama

Another hot and humid day is in progress for Alabama, and heat advisories have been extended for parts of the state.<p>Much of north and central Alabama …

Alabama

A risk of a few strong to severe thunderstorms in the Chicago area this afternoon/evening

×<p>A risk of a few strong to severe thunderstorms in the Chicago area this afternoon/evening<p>The National Storm Prediction Center has included northeast …

Thunderstorms

Cars swept away in rushing water as flash floods play havoc in Kentucky

Cars and a home were swept away in floodwaters after a bout of heavy rains pummeled parts of Northern Kentucky early Sunday.<p>The flood waters were so …

The weather for the rest of July is going to be really quite grim

‘Well, you wouldn’t believe it was July, looking at this weather!’ – Prepare to say this a lot over the next two weeks.<p>That’s because the weather is …

Forecast data model warns you of tornadoes hours in advance

Meteorologists usually only issue warnings for tornadoes when they're imminent, which gives you precious little time to take cover -- the American average is just 13 minutes. NOAA researchers may soon give you much more time to get to safety, though. They recently conducted the first practical test …

Data Modeling

Damaging storms leave tens of thousands without power in the Kansas City area

Nearly 100,000 people woke up without power Sunday morning after severe storms swept through the Kansas City area overnight, downing trees and power …

Monsoon alert: Met department predicts heavy rainfall as low-pressure area develops around Odisha

<b>Bhubaneswar:</b> Heavy to extremely heavy rainfall is likely to batter many areas of Odisha due to an upper air cyclonic circulation.<p>Representational …

Weather (India)

Latest: Crews continuing efforts to restore water to thousands in north-east

<b>Update - 2.50pm:</b> Irish Water say efforts are continuing to restore supply to customers after a water main burst.<p>The incident has affected thousands …

News (Ireland)

Watch video of the Broad Theater flooding after Saturday storm | NOLA.com

<i>Update: The Broad Theater said they have reopened after flooding.</i><p>We are now OPEN! Welcome back everyone. The popcorn is fresh and the movies are …

New Orleans

Des Plaines, Fox Rivers expected to recede despite afternoon storms

Flooding will continue Sunday along portions of the Des Plaines and Fox Rivers, although river levels are expected to begin receding Sunday and …

Security Footage Shows New York Tornado Picking Up An SUV

On Thursday two tornados briefly touched down in New York state between 12:30 and 1 p.m. Home security footage (below) from Hamburg, New York …

Tornadoes

Dozens still out of flood-hit homes as clean-up begins

Dozens of homes on the Taieri remain evacuated as the area copes with the impact of the second largest rain event on record.<p>The wild storm, bringing …

New Zealand News

Cold spring leaves French grape harvest headed for historic low

Agriculture ministry says wine production from Bordeaux to Alsace has dropped dramatically<p>Knocked off course by a cold spring snap, French wine production from Bordeaux to Alsace has dropped dramatically this year and could hit “a historic low”, according to the agriculture ministry.<p>“At 37.6 …

Roads remain closed across Christchurch as water restrictions lift

Waimea Terrace resident Mary Greening's garage flooded with her car inside.<p>Roads remain closed across Christchurch after two months of rain fell in …

New Zealand News

Gusty thunderstorms developing this aftrernoon, but severe thunderstorm watch unlikely- Small hail and gusty winds possible in the stronger storms

×<p>Gusty thunderstorms developing this aftrernoon, but severe thunderstorm watch unlikely- Small hail and gusty winds possible in the stronger …

Thunderstorms

Weather takes a turn as video shows TWISTER on the River Tees

The weather took a turn for the spectacular this weekend with a Tees Valley TWISTER.<p>The unusual weather phenomenon - more commonly spotted in areas …

Weather (UK)

Chicago weather: Severe thunderstorms move through Chicago area

Severe thunderstorms moved through the Chicago area Sunday evening.<p>A Severe Thunderstorm Warning was issued for Cook, DuPage, Kane, Kendall and Will …

Thunderstorms

New Zealand braces for more rain after severe storms lash south island

REUTERS: Residents in the two largest cities on New Zealand's south island began returning to their homes on Sunday, despite state of emergencies …

New Zealand News

Stormy skies: Here’s how companies can plan when extreme weather is in the forecast

The National Weather Service estimates damage from U.S. natural disasters cost upwards of $18 billion last year. Now more than ever, companies big …

Extreme Weather

2017 Brickyard 400 race day weather forecast - could rain threaten?

Looks like a hot, humid but mostly dry afternoon in Indianapolis for the Brickyard 400<p>After rain and storms Saturday night into early Sunday morning the afternoon is expected to be mostly dry for the 2017 Brickyard 400 at the Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Storms have threatened all weekend but most …

Motorsport

Powerful ‘waterspout’ knocks down brick walls in Perth carpark

A destructive “waterspout” has ripped through a carpark in Perth’s north-west this afternoon.<p>Video obtained by 9NEWS shows the vortex-like shape …

Weather (Australia)

Brickyard 400 resumes after 1-hour, 47-minute delay

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The Brickyard 400 has resumed after a 1-hour, 47-minute rain delay.<p>The race was just stopped after 12 laps Sunday on Indianapolis Motor Speedway's 2.5-mile oval.<p>With lightning and heavy rain on the radar, NASCAR officials sent all drivers to pit road shortly before the storms …

Motorsport

Yes, it's probably going to thunderstorm again Sunday | NOLA.com

The National Weather Service is calling for a 60 chance of thunderstorms Sunday (July 23), with a high of 90 degrees. On Sunday night, the chance of …

New Orleans