1st September - Today's News: Hurricane Issac Drove Mississippi Backwarrds
Hurricane Issac 'drove Mississippi River backwards' meanwhile, as waters reced in La., Issac poses flood threat elsewhere and Issac remnants dumping heavy rain on Missouri, Illinois
Over this summer Washington DC ties record for most 95 degree or hotter days
In Spain, the Costa del Sol blaze 'mostly halted'
And in Australia there's something in the air as El Nino prepares to visit
Bad weather causes alarming absence of baby dormice - but it's been good for baby badgers and hedgehogs
World's biggest offshire windfarm planned off Scottish coast - but wouldn't the Firth of Forth more suitable?