8th October - Today's News: Heavy Rain and Floods in Finland
Whilst it was a fine, autumnal weekend for most of Britain, parts of Finland were hit by nearly two month's rain in three days as today flood threat persists in western Finland
Scientists blame warmer Atlantic for wet summers - specifically, the current positive phase of the NAO
US runs out of funds to battle wildfires - hot and dry weather has made this year one of the worst on record for wildfires.
And no surprise to learn that oil palm plantations are clearing carbon-rich tropical forests in Borneo