27th July - Today's News: Storms Bring Flooding to Germany
There's a heat wave in Iceland this week with the highest temperatures since at least 2012
How the freak weather which caused 'extremely localised' flooding in Gloucester happened - this was on Tuesday afternoon, when Evesham remained totally dry (even when the radar showed a shower overhead!) .....
Another 'mini-tornado' causes trail of destruction in Wigan - looking at the damge, a tornado looks quite possible. However this freak mini-tornado caught on camera spinning away in Oswestry plant hire yard is clearly a dust devil
The Daily Mail go into full blown hyperbole again with incredible photos of huge storm clouds that have plunged Venice in to darkness look like a scene from Independence Day
And the terrifying moment tourists gasp as their bus inches past a raging wildfire as it engulfs a roadside house on the French island of Corsica as fires rage across French Riviera as it looks like French firefighters near to containing dramatic Var blaze
And an explanation of the Fujiwhara effect: When Tropical Cyclones go dancing