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Torrential rains cause flooding in Mallorca airport, Spain

Severe storm floods Palma de Mallorca Airport, suspending flights, Spain

Friday, June 14, 2024 A severe storm swept over southern Spain on June 12, 2024, dropping 50 mm (2 inches) of rainfall over Palma de Mallorca Airport within just 1 hour. The deluge inundated runways and terminals, causing flight cancelations. Flash flooding due…

Security camera captures landslide dragging vehicles into a river, Thailand

Security camera captures landslide dragging vehicles into a river, Thailand

Friday, June 14, 2024 Heavy rains caused a part of the riverbank of the Chao Phraya River in Chai Nat, Thailand, to collapse on June 10, 2024, dragging several vehicles and a carport into the river. The landslide, captured on a security camera,…

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High Risk of Excessive Rainfall issued for the I-75 Corridor, Florida

Thursday, June 13, 2024

A High Risk of Excessive Rainfall (level 4/4 risk) is now in effect across parts of South Florida, including the Miami metro region, the NWS Weather Prediction Center said at 13:00 EST (17:00 UTC) on June 13, 2024 Heavy rainfall…

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Severe floods and landslides claim 3 lives in northern Vietnam

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Flooding and landslides in Ha Giang province, Vietnam, claimed three lives and left one person missing from June 8 to June 10, 2024. Continuous rainfall caused severe damage to roads, partially submerged thousands of homes, and cut off access to…


The Weekly Volcanic Activity Report: June 5 – 11, 2024

Thursday, June 13, 2024

New activity/unrest was reported for 8 volcanoes from June 5 to 11, 2024. During the same period, ongoing activity was reported for 12 volcanoes. New activity/unrest: Bezymianny, Central Kamchatka (Russia) | Ibu, Halmahera | Kanlaon, Philippines | Kilauea, Hawaiian Islands…

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Severe storms with large hail, strong winds, and tornadoes target Chicago, Kansas City

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Severe thunderstorms are expected across the central Plains to the central Great Lakes on June 13, 2024. Large hail, destructive wind gusts, and tornadoes are possible, particularly in Chicago, Illinois, and Kansas City, Missouri. A weather front extending from the…

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Widespread floods in South Florida, authorities urge citizens to refrain from travel

Thursday, June 13, 2024

As the long low pressure region near the coast of Florida continued producing a wide area of disorganized showers and thunderstorms, SE Broward and NE Miami-Dade including Hallandale, Hollywood, NMB, Dania, and Aventura witnessed life-threatening flooding and widespread road closures…

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Crops failing as heatwave and extreme drought intensify in central and northern China

Thursday, June 13, 2024

Central and northern China continue to grapple with a scorching summer, with temperatures in Henan and Hebei provinces reaching 43 °C (109 °F) or higher and farmers already reporting significant crop failures. The heatwave and drought are expected to continue…

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Sarasota hit by record-breaking 1-hour rainfall, all of South Florida under Flood Watch

Wednesday, June 12, 2024

Disorganized showers and thunderstorms produced by a broad and elongated area of low pressure are affecting parts of Florida. On Tuesday, June 11, 2024, this low pressure dropped record-breaking rainfall over Sarasota, causing significant flash flooding. Heavy rain is expected…

Uplift resumes, considerable air pollution from eruption in Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland

Uplift resumes, considerable air pollution from eruption in Reykjanes Peninsula, Iceland

Wednesday, June 12, 2024

The latest eruption in Iceland’s Reykjanes Peninsula has entered its 14th day with one crater active and relatively stable. Land uplift has resumed over the past weekend and considerable pollution is now being measured in many parts of the capital…

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Study suggests ancient interstellar cloud collision shrank heliosphere to 0.22 AU, substantially impacting Earth

Wednesday, June 12, 2024

A new study published in Nature Astronomy provides evidence that our solar system passed through a dense interstellar cloud 2 – 3 million years ago, exposing Earth to higher cosmic radiation and altering the climate. The discovery suggests that the…

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Egypt sets hottest June day in African history; historic heatwave hits Cyprus

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Aswan in Egypt recorded 50.9 °C (123.6 °F) on June 7, 2024, setting the highest reliable temperature ever recorded in Egypt and the hottest June day in African history. On the same day, Cyprus experienced its hottest June day ever…

Flash floods in Albuquerque arroyos result in one fatality

Flash floods in Albuquerque arroyos result in one fatality, New Mexico

Tuesday, June 11, 2024

One person was killed and two others were rescued in Albuquerque, New Mexico, on Sunday, June 9, 2024, after heavy rain caused flash floods in the city’s arroyo system. Flash Flood Warnings were in place at the time of the…

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Mysterious twin of STEVE aurora discovered in Norway

Monday, June 10, 2024

A new auroral phenomenon, potentially a twin of the STEVE — a mysterious ribbon of purple light in the night sky, was photographed over Norway on December 28, 2021. The finding, confirmed by ESA’s Swarm satellite data, reveals an eastward…

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Millions in southwestern U.S. under Excessive Heat Warning

Monday, June 10, 2024

Southwestern U.S. is bracing for another dangerous heat wave, just a week after the region battled scorching temperatures. Excessive Heat Warnings are in effect for over 9 million people. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued Excessive Heat Warnings and…

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G2 – Moderate geomagnetic storm watch, X1.5 flare erupts from departing Region 3697

Monday, June 10, 2024

A G2 – Moderate geomagnetic storm watch is in effect for June 10, 2024, due to the anticipated arrival of coronal mass ejection (CME) produced by a long-duration M9.7 solar flare on June 8. Region 3697 is now located at…

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Series of small earthquakes near large faults in Southern California sparks public concern

Monday, June 10, 2024

Southern California experienced a series of small earthquakes between May 31 and June 5, 2024, affecting populated areas from Santa Barbara to Newport Beach and sparking public concern. Experts say the quakes occurred near large, potentially dangerous faults but are…

Lava crosses Grindavíkurvegur road near Grindavik, Iceland june 2024

Lava crosses Grindavík road for the third time, Iceland

Sunday, June 9, 2024

The Icelandic Met Office reported on June 8, 2024, that Grindavíkurvegur road was covered by lava for the third time since the Sundhnúkur eruption began in November 2023. The lava, primarily flowing northwest, reached the road after breaching a protective…

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Dust and sandstorms in Saudi Arabia dip to 20-year low

Sunday, June 9, 2024

Saudi Arabia just experienced its calmest May in two decades when it comes to dust and sandstorms, with a decrease of 80%, according to Jumaan Al-Qahtani, a top official at the National Center for Meteorology. According to the National Center…

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Historic floods, tenfold increase in wildfires and now a potential extreme drought make triple suffering for Brazil

Sunday, June 9, 2024

After historic floods recently claimed 172 lives in coastal Brazil, the country now faces a new crisis as fires rage through the Pantanal wetlands. These fires have surged nearly tenfold compared to the same period last year, setting the stage…

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Shallow M6.2 earthquake hits Pacific-Antarctic Ridge

Sunday, June 9, 2024

A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit the Pacific-Antarctic Ridge at 09:55 UTC on June 9, 2024. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and…

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Massive landslide causes ‘catastrophic road failure’ on Teton Pass, Wyoming

Sunday, June 9, 2024

A massive landslide hit State Highway 22 in Wyoming on June 8, 2024, causing a part of the highway on Teton Pass to collapse, blocking all traffic. This is an important highway for local commuters, connecting Jackson, Wyoming, with Victor,…

Sydney battered by heavy rain, leading to flash floods and rescues

Sydney battered by heavy rain, leading to flash floods and rescues, Australia

Sunday, June 9, 2024

Torrential downpours caused flash floods in Australia’s largest city, Sydney, on June 7, 2024, leading to evacuations and rescues in low-lying areas. NSW State Emergency Services (SES) reported 13 rescues and 297 calls for help from the residents in Sydney,…

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Strong solar radiation storm in progress after M9.7 solar flare produced large CME

Saturday, June 8, 2024

A strong, long-duration solar flare measuring M9.7 erupted from Active Region 3697 at 01:49 UTC on June 8, 2024. The event started at 01:23 and ended at 02:19 UTC, producing a strong CME. Shortly after, solar radiation storming began on…

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Florida transitions to rainy season following record-warm May

Friday, June 7, 2024

Florida is getting a double dose of misery with several cities sizzling under record-breaking heat and the threat of flooding becoming a growing concern. A transition to the rainy season is underway in Florida after the state experienced its hottest…

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Tornado hits Banja Luka in Bosnia and Herzegovina, damaging over 20 homes

Friday, June 7, 2024

A small tornado swept through the village of Mišin Han near Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina on June 3, 2024, leaving significant structural damage. According to local media reports, the affected area is reported to have more than 20 damaged…

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Severe floods hit Algeria, claiming the lives of at least 15 people

Friday, June 7, 2024

Heavy rainfall and severe flooding affecting parts of Algeria over the past couple of days caused widespread damage and claimed the lives of at least 15 people. On June 4 alone, at least 6 people died in flash floods as…

Excessive Heat Warnings in effect for California, Nevada and Arizona

Excessive Heat Warnings in effect for California, Nevada and Arizona

Thursday, June 6, 2024

Record-breaking heat is forecast across the southwestern United States on June 6 and 7, 2024, with Excessive Heat Warnings in effect for nearly 20 million people — from California and Nevada to Arizona. Las Vegas has reached 43.3 °C (110…

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Asteroid 2024 LH1 flew past Earth at 0.02 LD on June 6

Thursday, June 6, 2024

A newly-discovered asteroid designated 2024 LH1 flew past Earth at a distance of just 0.021 LD / 0.00005 AU (8 098 km / 5 032 miles) from the center of our planet at 14:02 UTC on June 6, 2024. This…

noaa goes-east satellite image at 1930 utc on june 5 2024 during livonia michigan tornado

Rare tornado in Livonia results in fatality and damage, Michigan

Thursday, June 6, 2024

A rare EF-1 tornado struck Livonia, Michigan on June 5, 2024, causing significant damage and resulting in one fatality. The tornado, which lasted nine minutes, downed trees and damaged homes across a path of 8.8 km (5.5 miles). On June…

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