Tag Archives: Meteorology

28Dec/15
Aerial pictures show severe flooding in historic English city

Aerial pictures show severe flooding in historic English city

Aerial pictures show extent of severe flooding in the historic northern English city of York after it experienced heavy flooding over the festive weekend.

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28Nov/15

Rain and ice batter central U.S., killing four

Flooding and travel delays are likely over the holiday weekend for a swath of south and central United States stretching from Texas to Kentucky, bringing up to a foot of rain in some places and killing at least four, weather forecasters said Saturday.
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03Jul/15

Europe swelters in heatwave

PARIS, FRANCE / LONDON, ENGLAND, UK / COLOGNE & MUNICH & OFFENBACH, GERMANY / BRUSSELS, BELGIUM / MADRID, SPAIN / GENEVA, SWITZERLAND (REUTERS) – Temperatures across Europe broke records with a high expected to reach 40 degrees Celsius, or 104 degrees Fahrenheit in some cities.
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30Jun/15

Brits enjoy heatwave as health officials warn of soaring temperatures

Britons bask in warmest day of the year as public health officials issue heatwave warnings.

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15Jun/15

EasyJet to use automated drones for aircraft inspection

Budget airline easyJet is testing automated drones to perform safety inspections of grounded aircraft. The drones scan the aircraft for signs of damage following incidents such as lightning or bird strike, and quickly identify any issues, so the amount of time the planes are out of action is substantially reduced.

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26May/15

Heavy rain causes deadly flooding in Texas

Texas governor says flooding that has killed at least three people is the worst he has ever seen.

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02Apr/15

Philippines braces for typhoon over Easter

National disaster agency officials advise the public to take care as an approaching typhoon heads to the Philippines over the Easter holidays.

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