Malians took to the streets in the capital Bamako on Tuesday, despite rainfall and pleas from mediators to stay home, to demand the resignation of President Ibrahim Boubacar Keita. Subscribe to France 24 now: http://f24.my/youtubeEN FRANCE 24 live news stream: all the latest news 24/7 http://f24.my/YTliveEN Visit our website: http://www.france24.com Subscribe to our YouTube channel: … Read more Malian protesters regroup to demand the resignation of President Keita
A severe weather warning for wild surf, damaging winds and heavy rainfall has been issued from Sydney to the South Coast, and residents of Moruya CBD and Sussex Inlet are evacuating due to flooding. The NSW State Emergency Service issued the urgent evacuation order to residents of Sussex Inlet at 3:30pm and Moruya’s CBD at … Read more Severe weather warning issued for Sydney as South Coast towns evacuated | ABC News
A series of newly-constructed drainage and flood protection facilities have been developed by a company in Beijing, which aim to improve the city’s drainage capacity and safeguard against flooding as the Chinese capital is currently in the midst of its heaviest rainfall season. The company’s technical director introduced some of the innovative new products used … Read more Chinese company develops new drainage, flood prevention products
Hurricane Isaias made a landfall on Monday in southern U.S. state North Carolina, causing flooding and damaging homes on its way up the coast. The storm is expected to reach the Mid-Atlantic by early morning Tuesday and the Northeast by Tuesday night, bringing strong winds and heavy rainfall all along the East Coast.
Tropical Storm Isaias is expected to bring significant rainfall to parts of Washington, Maryland and Virginia Aug. 3 and Aug. 4 as it travels up the East Coast. Damaging winds are also possible. Widespread rainfall of 3 to 6 inches of rain is predicted, with isolated totals up to 8 inches. Very strong winds are … Read more Tropical Storm Isaias expected to flood D.C. region with up to six inches of rain
Heavy rainfall and rainstorms are still expected in parts of southwestern China, Yangtze River and Huai River basins, among other regions in the next few days. China will strengthen the patrolling of dikes and sluices around the Yangtze River, Huai River and Taihu Lake to ensure safety during flood prevention work.
Torrential rain since Saturday evening has wreaked havoc across Jianshi County in Enshi Prefecture of central China’s Hubei Province. The county has been overwhelmed after steady rainfall reached almost 180 millimeters. Cars in the streets have been submerged or washed away. Local authorities on Sunday morning raised the flood emergency response from the second highest … Read more Flood response elevated to highest in central China
As long-term weather patterns continue to change in WA, parts of the state are experiencing rainfall levels which are the lowest recorded since the 1900s — prompting communities to rally together to foster hope. Read more here: https://ab.co/3g2J9IP For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: … Read more In a forgotten corner of WA, farmers hurt by climate change are rallying to foster hope | ABC News
Tropical Storm Hanna strengthened slightly Friday as it moves toward the Texas coastline, threatening to bring heavy rain, rough waters and strong winds, all while another tropical storm continued to approach the Caribbean. Hanna was centered about 260 miles (420 kilometers) east of Corpus Christi, Texas, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said in its 10 … Read more Tropical Storm Hanna Strengthens As It Moves Toward Texas Coastline
At least two people were killed when intense rainfall and high tide caused flooding in Busan, South Korea, on July 23, reports said. Local news reports said at least four inches of rain fell in Gyeongsang Province and the Korea Meteorological Administration warned of one to two more inches of rainfall per hour overnight. Seoul, … Read more Busan Streets Overflow with Floodwater After Heavy Rain Drenches South Korea
Heavy flooding in areas along China’s Yangtze River has forced millions of people to leave their homes. Wanzhou, a city near Chongqing in southern China, is one of the places hard-hit by this summer’s heavy flooding. A lot of the shops were flooded and their products were destroyed in the city. Chen, a shop owner … Read more China’s Heavy Flooding Hits Shop Owners
The discharge at the Three Gorges Reservoir is affecting regions downstream on the Yangtze river, while China’s second largest fresh water lake, Dongting in Hunan Province, is reporting extreme water levels. Hydrological stations and dikes have seen their readings go above warning levels. Another large lake – Taihu in Jiangsu Province – has also risen … Read more National average rainfall 12% higher since June in China