London weather and travel latest: UK records hottest day of the year again as temperature goes above 30C

1655467728 Temperatures exceed 30C at Heathrow The UK has recorded its hottest day of the year for the third day in a row. A high of 30.3C was recorded at Heathrow – though the mercury is expected to climb further later on. It beats the peak of 29.5C recorded at Northolt on Thursday. 1655464597 Temperatures … Read more

Lightning Flashes in Stormy Pennsylvania Night Sky

Lightning flashed in the night sky over Cumberland County, Pennsylvania, as the National Weather Service (NWS) warned of quarter sized-hail and winds of up to 60 mph on June 16. Officials in Cumberland County posted this video, which shows the stormy scene that night. Credit: Cumberland County, PA via Storyful

Europe wilts under early heat wave from Med to North Sea

A blanket of hot air stretching from the Mediterranean to the North Sea is giving much of western Europe its first heat wave of the summer, with temperatures forecast to top 30 degrees Celsius (86 degrees Fahrenheit) from Malaga to London on Friday BERLIN — A blanket of hot air stretching from the Mediterranean to … Read more

Temperatures back into the 90s Thursday ahead of hot weekend

Mostly sunny skies with a high of about 95 degrees is expected Thursday, according to the National Weather Service. There’s a 10% chance of rain this afternoon. Temperatures will drop to an overnight low of about 62 degrees overnight. Hot weather returns in earnest for Thursday and holds into this weekend. Chance of showers and … Read more

National Weather Service Confirms Tornado in Rural Wisconsin

At least one tornado touched down in rural Wisconsin on Wednesday, June 15, the National Weather Service (NWS) confirmed. Shortly after 4 pm, the NWS office in La Crosse tweeted that a confirmed tornado was “headed toward Oakdale,” urging people in the area to take cover. Authorities warned residents in the north of Juneau County … Read more

Extreme heat is again scorching a large section of the US

The National Weather Service says: “Life threatening excessive heat will develop across portions of the Midwest” and Georgia will experience “dangerous heat.” There are also warnings or watches in the Southwest, and parts of Colorado, Nebraska, Nevada and Oklahoma. The dangerous temperatures come as many homes remain without power after storms across the Midwest on … Read more

6 dead in China as rain triggers landslides, house collapse

In this photo released by China’s Xinhua News Agency, water flows out from a gate of the Shuikou Hydropower Station in southeastern China’s Fujian Province, Monday, June 13, 2022. Heavy rain in China has claimed several lives this week and forced the evacuation of hundreds of thousands of people. (Lin Shanchuan/Xinhua via AP)

London weather forecast hotter than Hawaii: South East to sizzle in warmest day of year as heatwave begins

B. ritons are set to bask in the hottest day of the year on Wednesday, marking the start of a heatwave with temperatures soaring to 34C later in the week. The Met Office and the UK Health Security Agency (UKHSA) have issued a level 2 heat-health alert for a large part of southern and central … Read more

City of Red Deer prepares in case of flooding amid heavy rainfall

Much like other municipalities in central and southern Alberta, the City of Red Deer was preparing for the possibility of flooding amid heavy rainfall on Tuesday. On the city’s website, city officials posted Tuesday morning that because of a high streamflow advisory in effect for the Red Deer River, it was taking precautions in case … Read more

Tornado Alley’s eastward shift threatens millions of Americans | EnvironmentNews

Trotwood, Ohio – Three years ago, Derrick Stephens and his family experienced one of the most traumatic nights of their life as a powerful tornado whipped through their Ohio neighbourhood. The tornado, packing winds of about 270 kilometers per hour (268 miles per hour), destroyed much of the family’s home in the western city of … Read more