Cyclone Debbie smashes into Queensland coast

Tropical Cyclone Debbie pummelled the north Queensland coast after making landfall as a category four storm. Debbie hit the mainland between Airlie Beach and Bowen earlier today, bringing wind gusts of 260 kilometres per hour. Read more here: http://www.abc.net.au/news/2017-03-28/bom-warning-cyclone-debbie-hours-from-hitting-north-queensland/8391174

Mongolia herders hit by extreme weather

Herders in Mongolia say erratic weather events are destroying their way of life. Dry summers that are often followed by extreme winters are killing many of their animals, making it difficult to earn a living. Al Jazeera’s Pearly Jacob reports from Selenge. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – … Read more Mongolia herders hit by extreme weather

Tropical Storm “Hudhud” Forecast to Reach North Andhra Pradesh Coast on 12th October 2014

Tropical Storm “Hudhud” has been forecast to reach the North Andhra Pradesh coast around Visakhapatnam by 12th October 2014. Upon meeting land, the storm’s wind speeds are expected to reach over 64 knots (120 km/ph). After making landfall, the cyclonic storm will weaken to a Deep Depression.

Fire Threat in New South Wales is “Catastrophic”

The rural fire service in New South Wales, Australia, will be receiving assistance from the Australian Defence Force this week after a special emergency directive was activated. The COMDISPLAN was put into action after bush fires & tinder-dry conditions lead to a fire assessment of severe to catastrophic. Bushfires are bruning right across the state … Read more Fire Threat in New South Wales is “Catastrophic”

Hurricane Sandy to Bring Gusts of up to 185 kmph to US East Coast

The National Hurricane Center in Miami has warned that winds of up to 185kmph will occur at 1800 UTC on Monday 29th October 2012 as Hurricane Sandy sweeps the East Coast of the United States. Here is an abridged summary of the weather warning from Florida: 0900 UTC MON OCT 29 2012 Changes in watches … Read more Hurricane Sandy to Bring Gusts of up to 185 kmph to US East Coast

Severe Tropical Cyclone Jasmine Brushes New Caledonia

Severe Tropical Cyclone Jasmine is currently brushing the island territory of New Caledonia, a French collectivity 1500km East of Bundaberg, Australia. The storm follows hot on the heels of Tropical Cyclone Cyril. Jasmine is moving East-SouthEast at a rate of around 14 knots and winds nears the centre are estimated at about 90 knots, according … Read more Severe Tropical Cyclone Jasmine Brushes New Caledonia

Edinburgh Ski Slope Closed As Gales Hit Scotland

Gales and storms have hit the UK on 3rd January with fallen trees reported in Edinburgh and the Midlothian Snowsports Centre at Hillend closed on safety grounds until the winds subside. Other sports and leisure facilities have been closed for the day with reports of storm damage. Bins will not be collected in the Scottish … Read more Edinburgh Ski Slope Closed As Gales Hit Scotland

Odds Slashed on White Christmas for the UK & Ireland

London and Dublin have had their odds slashed on having a white Christmas in 2011 after the first snowfalls in the UK were recorded on Monday 5th December 2011. Odds for North America are very slim indeed as a cold snap has been forecast for parts of the USA post-Thanksgiving. Madrid, Barcelona and Paris have … Read more Odds Slashed on White Christmas for the UK & Ireland

Depression In Arabian Sea Carrying Winds of Up to 85 kmph

A depression in the Arabian Sea will increase intensity over the next 72 hours with winds peaking at gusts of up to 85 kmph on late Monday, early Tuesday. The depression will become a cyclonic storm, moving towards the Omani coast. Pressure at the centre of the storm is around 998 HPA and seas near … Read more Depression In Arabian Sea Carrying Winds of Up to 85 kmph

Bad Weather Forecast for Gulf of Aden

A depression moving through the Arabian Sea is forecast to reach the Gulf of Aden by 10th / 11th November 2011. The cyclonic storm will see gusts of up to 85 kmph and very rough seas near the system centre. According to forecasts from the regional specialized meteorological centre in New Delhi, the storm is … Read more Bad Weather Forecast for Gulf of Aden