Articles tagged "microburst"

microburst north carolina jan 13 2020

Intense wet microburst tears apart North Carolina school gym, injuring 3, U.S.

Severe storms spawned an intense wet microburst in North Carolina's Sampson County on Monday afternoon, January 13, 2020, which ripped off a school gym and injured three students. Powerful winds up to 137 km/h (85 mph) left a gaping hole in the roof and wall as...

January 17, 2020

lancashire multi vehicle accident april 2 2019 f

'Sudden microburst' of snow and hail causes multi-vehicle crash in Lancashire, U.K.

A sudden hail and snow storm caused a multi-vehicle collision in Lancashire, NW England, U.K. shortly before 21:00 UTC on Tuesday, April 2, 2019. According to Lancashire Police, 24 vehicles were involved in the pile-up which took place on M55 shortly before 21:00...

April 03, 2019