Saturday, 24 September 2016

Friday, 23 September 2016

23rd September - Today's News: Forbes, NSW, Braces For Major Flood




Video footage as freak Crete 'tornado' caught on film whilst some waterspouts caught on camera off the Var coast in France


And a record concentration of woolly mammoth bones in Russia is found in Novosibirsk region (catastrophists note: not only do the bones date across a range of thousands of years, but many were gnawed on by predators after death.   No cataclym here!)

Thursday, 22 September 2016

22nd September - Today's News: Antarctic Sea Ice Falls to Record Lows



Snow arrives early west of Calgary in Banff, Lake Louise areas - and it's forecast we could see the first snow fall on the Scottish hills in the next few days, somewhat later than some recent years when it's arrived in late August


And at least one regional media outlet has realised that national tabloid weather stories are not entirely to be relied upon: Another heatwave forecast, so Cornwall will probably get cloud, rain and wind

Friday, 16 September 2016

16th September - Today's News: Thunderstorms, Flooding Disrupt SE England

As usual, the Daily Fail forgets that Britain extends beyond the Home Counties (or that it normally gets a bit cooler at night!)  .... Flash floods, lightning and landslides hit UK overnight causing chaos for commuters this morning.  Needless to say, nothing at all in Evesham, though  light shower on the way in to work this morning may have produced nearly 0.01mm .....  And I did see a flash of lightning away to the SE around dawn.  And no prizes for guessing which paper is, bizarrely, claiming it's all down to ex-Tropical Storm Ian (currently positioned in the Atlantic off Newfoundland!).....