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21st September - Today's News: Total Black-out in Puerto Rica after Huricane Maria

20th September - Today's News: Over 200 Dead in Mexico City Earthquake

Mexico earthquake leaves more than 200 dead, searches continue into evening  as videos and photos reveal chaos of deadly quake
Yet more devastation in the Caribbean as Hurricane Maria hits Virgin Islands and bears down on Puerto Rico
And, now downgraded to a tropical storm, Hurricane Jose brings rough surf, flooding to New Jersey shore
Heavy rains batter Mumbai yet again; air, rail traffic hit
Australia's southern winters are drying out. Here's why

More evidence of water on Mars
And a study shows that Paris climate aim 'still achievable' - albeit only if we act yesterday and do everything possible to curb CO2 emissions and continue to do so.  Unfortunately, because it predicts that if "emissions peak and decline to below current levels by 2030 and continue thereafter on a much steeper decline, which would be historically unprecedented" it may result in a "peak warming of 1.2-2.0c".   Thus, "limiting warming to 1.5c is not geophysically impossible&…

19th September - Today's News: Cat 5 Hurricane Maria "Devastates" Dominica

18th September - Today's News: Eight Killed in Romanian Storm

16th September - Today's News: Rain Causes Devon Pond to Flood ....

There's widespread destruction in central Vietnam after major typhoon - Doksuri was the biggest storm to hit the country in 10 years - whilst weakening Typhoon Talim brings heavy rain to southwestern Japan
The end is nigh for Britain’s last snow - what is perhaps of more interest is that we have gone from experiencing record high numbers of surviving snow patches to the probability of none at all, in just a couple of years.    Suggesting wild annual variability.
And Britain too experiences the consequence of severe weather as a pond in South Devon park floods as rain continues to fall .....

15th September - Today's News: Typhoon Doksuri Hits Vietnam