A wave of snowmelt from record high heat temperatures contributes to BC. floods

A person walks a dog in a residential neighborhood on a mountain overlooking flooded farmland in Abbotsford, BC, Wednesday, December 1, 2021. THE CANADIAN PRESS / Darryl DyckDARRYL DYCK / The Canadian Press British Columbia on Wednesday broke several heat records, with the warm temperatures contributing to local flooding in the province’s central and southern … Read more

BOM issues flood warning for Chinchilla on Western Downs as parts of southern Queensland begin clearing up

An emergency alert has been issued for Chinchilla, northwest of Brisbane, with residents sandbags while flooding peaks in Charleys Creek. Key points: The McIntyre River is set to peak tonight, putting Goondiwindi residents on high alert Inglewood companies are investigating damages worth thousands of dollars Queensland has recorded its wettest November since 2010 The Queensland … Read more

Queensland residents get a short respite from rain, with more floods hitting the soaked southern Queensland

As floods subside and residents of southern Queensland in Inglewood, Yelarbon and Texas begin cleanup, the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) has warned that isolated storms across already soaked catchments could lead to more floods next week. Key points: The McIntyre River is set to peak tonight, putting Goondiwindi residents on high alert Inglewood companies are … Read more

The snow is falling in LONDON as Britain is thrown into freezing temperatures – The Sun.

Snow is falling in LONDON as Britain is thrown into freezing temperaturesThe sun The snow in Surrey is returning as the Met Office shares the weather forecast for the coming weekSurrey Live London: Snow showers fall in the capital when temperatures drop to below zeroMetro Snow falls in LONDON and across the UK in -6C … Read more

Cleanup begins for flood-hit residents of Inglewood

Residents of the border town of Inglewood in southern Queensland have begun cleanup after flooding flooded homes and businesses. Key points: Residents of Inglewood are starting to clean up after flooding flooded properties Some residents returned to find homes completely destroyed The local Spar has lost an estimated $ 50,000 in compensation Locals have been … Read more

Warning of thunderstorm asthma for Melbourne and environs as more storms will whip up the city

Victorians are being urged to stay alert, with more wild weather to whip the state this afternoon. Key points: Storms should cross the city, most likely between 4pm and 6pm The central district, which includes Melbourne and Geelong, has a high-risk warning for epidemic thunderstorm asthma The combination of high pollen levels and wind associated … Read more

Does the rain in La Niña mean boom or bust for Australian farmers?

After several years of punishing drought in some areas, many farmers in the eastern part of Australia are hoping that the recently declared La Niña event will bring them good rains. But will it? La Niña has disappointed farmers before – and will do so again – due to the variation in where and how … Read more

Southern Queenslanders on high alert as major floods send cities underwater amid day-long deluge

Hundreds of South Queensland residents remain on alert as floods that flooded Inglewood go to communities downstream. The cleanup has begun in the border town after locals were evacuated to the local cemetery on Tuesday night. Authorities are expected to know later today how many homes were flooded. “Most of the businesses were also affected, … Read more

Queensland breaks 30-year record for floods, thousands flee homes, while storms and heavy rain hit sunshine

Thousands of residents across Queensland have been ordered to leave their homes as parts of the state experience the highest flooding in more than thirty years. The Queensland State Emergency Service (SES) has issued a major flood warning for parts of Sunshine State as storms and heavy rain hit the state’s southeast. More than 1,000 … Read more

The wettest November in 100 years in many places in Queensland, and La Niña will ensure that the rain continues throughout the summer

Monthly rainfall records have been overturned across Queensland with some places recording the wettest November they have seen in more than 100 years. And the Bureau of Meteorology (BOM) said the shootings will continue over the summer, right up until March. “With La Niña lasting for the next few months, Queensland is likely to have … Read more