8th May - Today's News: State of Emergency Declared As Floods Hit Montreal
State of emergency declared in Montreal over flooding whilst two men still missing as water levels, flooding subside in B.C. and in the US, Mississippi River cresting in flood-hit Illinois, southern Missouri
Wildfire ravages more than 11,000 acres across southern Georgia in just two days forcing evacuation of at least 79 people
Vanuatu feeling the force of severe Tropical Cyclone Donna at the weekend as Tropical Cyclone Donna becomes Category 5 storm, worst May storm on record in South Pacific
Households in southern England urged to save water after dry winter whilst the continuing dry weather excerbates the British and Irish "wildfire season" as crews tackle wildfires in Lochaber and Sutherland and firefighters tackle large wildfire near West Calder whilst in Eire fire units battling wild fires across Sligo mountains.