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June 21, 2017 1:11 PM Warning: Very large hailstones, frequent lightning and flooding

The Met Office has issued an updated severe weather warning for the Midlands On the first day of summer, the Met Office says large hailstones, frequent lightning, strong winds and flooding will affect parts of the Midlands from this afternoon. Issuing an updated severe weather warning for the Midlands, the forecasters said: "There is a risk of more severe 8

June 10, 2017 7:33 AM Bodies retrieved as Myanmar ships scour site of plane crash

Myanmar navy ships battled high winds on Saturday as they scoured the storm-whipped Andaman sea for wreckage from a military plane crash, bringing another body to shore as scores remained missing. The Chinese-made Shaanxi Y8 aircraft was carrying 122 people, including children and other relatives of servicemen, when it disappeared while flying along 7

June 7, 2017 2:04 AM Rain hands French fans bumper Day 11

PARIS, June 7 (Reuters) - Tennis fans with tickets for Roland Garros on Wednesday are in for a bumper day of action, after rain and storms caused cancellations on Tuesday. The squally conditions have evened things up in the men's draw, where all four quarter-finals will now be thrashed out on Day 11. Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic had been due to get a day off on Wednesday 3

June 6, 2017 10:29 AM French Open action threatened by rain on Tuesday

PARIS, June 6 (Reuters) - Rain and storms could disrupt quarter-final action at the French Open on Tuesday when local favourite Kristina Mladenovic takes on Swiss Timea Bacsinszky and men's champion Novak Djokovic is due to face rising Austrian talent Dominic Thiem. Possible storms are forecast from 1400 local time (1200 GMT) when play is due to start 5

June 3, 2017 8:25 PM American Airlines plane veers off Texas runway, stuck in mud

SAN ANTONIO (AP) - An American Airlines plane veered off of a runway at the San Antonio airport during takeoff on Saturday morning and got stuck in the mud, authorities said. No injuries were reported on American Airlines Flight 2214, said Federal Aviation Administration spokesman Lynn Lunsford. Flights at San Antonio International Airport were suspended 9

June 1, 2017 8:55 PM The Paris agreementWhither the world after America’s retreat?

China and Europe plan to lead climate efforts IN THE end, not even the pope’s pleas were enough to persuade Donald Trump to go back on his campaign promise to leave the Paris agreement. The arguments of his advisers, such as strategist Steve Bannon and the head of America’s Environmental Protection Agency, Scott Pruitt, proved decisive. Populist concerns 8

May 30, 2017 4:18 AM Cyclone Mora to cross Bangladesh by noon

Nearly 70% homes on the Saint Martin's island have been either damaged or destroyed Severe cyclonic storm Mora will cross Bangladesh within several hours, a meteorologist has said. “Mora will likely pass over the country around 12pm on Tuesday,” meteorologist Rubayet Kabir told the Dhaka Tribune. The storm made landfall between 6am to 7am with wind speed 26

May 28, 2017 4:21 PM Making plans for Bank Holiday Monday? You'll need to know this about the weather

There will be a steady stream of rain throughout the day with highs of only 15 degrees The Bank Holiday weekend is set to come to a miserable end with a drop in temperature and rain set to hit Teesside. After the sun shone more or less all last week, our area was hit with flash storms over the weekend with some outbreaks of sunshine. According to the Weather 9

May 27, 2017 2:11 AM Watch Devon home hit by lightning as thousands of strikes recorded across the Southwest

A home in Devon was struck by lightning during the stunning storms on Friday night. The electrical storms rolled across the county at 1am, hitting Plymouth first. The Met Office recorded thousands of lightning strikes through the Southwest. The video above shows a home in the Mutley area of Plymouth being hit by lightning. The footage shows lightning 7

May 25, 2017 4:22 PM Expect above-average Atlantic hurricane season, US forecasters say

The Atlantic ocean could see another above-average hurricane season this year, with 11-17 big storms and as many as nine hurricanes, US forecasters said Thursday. The expected absence of El Nino, an ocean warming trend that tends to reduce the likelihood of hurricanes, is a major reason for the expected rise in number of storms. Other factors include 5