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Donna becomes strongest May cyclone ever to hit southern hemisphere

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Donna becomes strongest May cyclone ever to hit southern hemisphere During the afternoon UTC hours of May 7, 2017, Tropical Cyclone «Donna» became the strongest May cyclone ever to hit the southern hemisphere. Donna peaked at 118.7 knots (220 km/h / 136 mph) at 19:32 UTC on May 7, before it started weakening. Vanuatu... Read more...

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Historic flooding hits Montreal, state of emergency declared

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The Canadian city of Montreal, Quebec declared a state of emergency after extreme weather event caused historic flooding across country's east. The measure, declared Sunday afternoon, May 7, 2017, will remain in place for at least 48 hours. Parts of the region... Read more...

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Heavy rain, snowmelt cause floods and mudslides in British Columbia

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Heavy rain, snowmelt cause floods and mudslides in British Columbia Heavy rain combined with warm temperatures caused severe flooding and mudslides throughout British Columbia's Interior over the weekend. Two people are missing and more than 300 have been evacuated. Environment Canada posted severe thunderstorm watches for huge... Read more...

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Strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hit near Tanaga volcano, Alaska

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Strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hit near Tanaga volcano, Alaska A strong and shallow earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit near Tanaga volcano, Alaska at 17:00 UTC on May 8, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 10 km (6.2 miles). This is the 4th and strongest earthquake to hit within 48 km (30 miles) from the Tanaga... Read more...

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