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Eleven tornadoes confirmed in Texas from Sunday Night's Outbreak A fall severe weather episode brought tornadoes, damaging winds, and hail to portions of Texas during the evening hours of October 20th into the pre-dawn hours of October 21st. Isolated severe thunderstorms developed in a warm-air advection scheme in East Texas during the late afternoon hours.
Wednesday's weather - Heatwave over Gauteng to spread, while Cape Town braces for rain Heavy thunderstorms are expected in the north-eastern parts of the country, while Cape Town and surrounding areas will get some relief from the rain on Wednesday. It will be hot along the northern border and adjacent interior, according to the South African Weather Service.
PG&E warns of fresh power shutoffs for 500,000 due to fire weather Utility began notifying customers it could begin shutoffs as early as Wednesday and any blackouts would last at least 48 hours.
Central New Mexico Weather: 10/22/19 Yesterday was a mostly sunny, mild and breezy in Socorro and Magdalena yesterday. The weather is sunny, cool and still over Rio Rancho so far this morning. From the NWS in Albuquerque, NM: The upper-air pressure gradient is weakening, and winds will settle down as compared the last few days.
Auckland fire: thousands evacuated as huge blaze takes hold – video A massive fire burned in the heart of New Zealand’s largest city, Auckland starting from the roof of the SkyCity cultural centre, still under construction.
Rugby World Cup: England in spy storm days before New Zealand match with suspect caught filming training from apartment ENGLAND have sensationally revealed that they were SPIED on as they trained ahead of their huge semi-final against New Zealand on Saturday. Boss Eddie Jones dropped a World Cup bombshell as he revealed that today's training session was filmed by a spook in a nearby tower block.
Tuesday's weather - Rain for the east and southern coastline Isolated showers and thundershowers are expected over the eastern parts of the country as well as the southern coastline of the Eastern Cape on Tuesday. Temperatures are expected to be hot to very hot over the northern interior, while cool to cold weather is expected along the coast, according to the South African Weather Service.
Day Zero not on horizon for Gauteng as Vaal Dam levels drop, say officials Day Zero is not yet on the horizon in Gauteng, according to officials. On Monday, Department of Water and Sanitation spokesperson Sputnik Ratau said although water levels were declining in the Vaal Dam, Day Zero had not yet arrived in the province. He added the dam was standing at 50.7%, a decrease from what levels were last year this time.
Our footage of last night's North Dallas tornado as it crossed I-635 Footage of the North Dallas tornado on October 20th, 2019…as seen by Alex and Jason on I-635 between Hillcrest and Greenville Avenue.
Multimillion-dollar Los Angeles homes saved from wildfire by firefighting crew Residents were evacuated when a blaze broke out in the affluent Pacific Palisades neighborhood.
Garland, TX Extreme Tornado Damage - 10/21/2019 Storm damage from massive newly built warehouse that took major damage from possible tornado in addition to large high tension power power poles downed and surrounding neighborhood damaged from warehouse debris and tornado. Shot Description.
High Wind Warning Monday Night into Tuesday A high wind warning will be in effect across northwest Iowa from 4 p.m. Monday afternoon through 10 a.m. Tuesday morning. This will be due to a west/northwest wind sustained at 25 to 35-mph with gusts up to 60-mph expected. This warning includes much of north-central Iowa along and north of Highway 20 and along and west of Interstate 35.
MSE Creative Consulting Blog "Without warning" is fake news and the journalists that wrote this headline should be ashamed of themselves. Here is the forecast that was posted on this blog at 10am yesterday, 11 hours before the tornado. North Dallas was in the "enhanced" tornado risk area.
Central New Mexico Weather: 10/21/19 Yesterday was a mostly sunny, warm and breezy in El Paso. Once the sun set, it turned quite chilly. The weather is sunny, cool and still over Rio Rancho so far this morning. From the NWS in Albuquerque, NM: Dry, northwesterly flow will continue to dominate the region, bringing with it clear skies, strong winds, and below-average temperatures.
One killed in Arkansas as tornado moves north-east from Dallas Businesses and homes in Dallas torn apart by tornado and tens of thousands of people without electricity.
How disease, warming waters, and ravenous sea urchins combined to kill the kelp and close the red abalone fishery The study shows how bull kelp deforestation triggered the closure of a $44 million recreational abalone fishery and the collapse of the north coast commercial red sea urchin fishery. More than 90 percent of bull kelp and 96 percent of red abalone were lost along 217 miles of northern California coastline within just a few years.
Windy Monday Evening into Tuesday The wind advisory will be in effect from central to northwest Iowa beginning at 5 p.m. this afternoon and will be in effect through 4 p.m. Tuesday. A strong west wind is expected to be sustained at 20 to 35-mph, with gusts up to 50-mph. These gusty winds could blow around unsecured objects.
Another scorcher expected for Gauteng as heatwave peaks Residents of Gauteng and other surrounding inland provinces should brace themselves for a scorcher as the heatwave that has plagued the area since the weekend is expected to peak on Monday afternoon. Temperatures are expected to soar to 37°C in Pretoria, 35°C in Johannesburg and 38°C in Hammanskraal.
Tornado hits Dallas, TX after dark - 10/20/2019 On October 20, 2019, a large, destructive tornado tore through the northern part of the city of Dallas, TX after dark, causing extensive power outages and damage. Shot Description 1. Wide shot of power going out at videographer's location due to tornado 2.
Joe Aribo on why Rangers must find calm during the storm to sustain Celtic challenge The midfielder admits his side were always playing catch up during Sunday's draw with Hearts.
Squall line still expected overnight; some storms will be severe A relatively solid line of thunderstorms now exists from Paris to Cooper to Cumby to Wills Point. The tail-end of that line contains a strong supercell. That supercell is capable of producing very large hail and is being monitored for any signs of producing a tornado.
Tornado Watch Until 2 AM for North Texas and Northeast Texas - Remain Weather Aware Tonight! Things are starting a bit early this evening so I'll keep this short and sweet. We'll be doing live severe weather coverage here on our website and in our free mobile app. You can watch that coverage here or by clicking the 'live video' button in our mobile app.
Severe storms likely to form after 10 PM in Texoma & North Texas; Squall Line moves south into Monday Morning The forecast for tonight's severe weather threat remains on-track with minimal changes. Those who read our morning blog will find most of the forecast remains identical. Please do not pay too much attention to the exact placement of the risk zones. Pay attention if you're in or near any risk zone.
Severe thunderstorms likely after 9 PM into Tonight in Texoma, North Texas, Northeast Texas Severe thunderstorms can happen any month of the year in Texas. Statistically, the fall season is our secondary severe weather season in Texas. We'll prove that statistic true tonight when a line of strong to severe thunderstorms moves east/southeast across portions of Texoma, North Texas, and Northeast Texas.
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