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Southern Brazil shivers through record breaking, rare summer cold

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Southern Brazil shivers through record breaking, rare summer cold The city of Sao Joaquim in Santa Catarina, southern Brazil, recorded its fourth frost of summer 2020 in February, according to the municipality's online agency. This was also the second cold blast in the country for the month, which is considered extremely rare.... Read more...

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Storm Jorge lashes flood-hit parts of Ireland and UK after wettest February on record

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Flood-stricken areas in the UK and Ireland faced further disruptions after Storm Jorge brought heavy downpour and strong winds on February 29, 2020. Amid the extremes, the Met Office also announced that the UK just saw its wettest February on record and fifth... Read more...

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Intense lake effect snow wallops Upstate New York, encasing homes in a thick layer of ice

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An intense lake effect snow raged across Upstate New York on February 28, 2020, leaving areas along Lake Erie entirely covered in ice-- in some areas up to 4 m (12 feet) thick. Residents described the conditions as surreal, remarking that it was the first time ice... Read more...

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Rio de Janeiro under red alert after heavy rain triggers deadly floods and landslides, Brazil

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Heavy rains affecting Brazil since Saturday, February 29, 2020, triggered mudslides and floods across the state of Rio de Janeiro, resulting in widespread damage and at least four fatalities. Some areas received more than 180 mm (7 inches) of rain into early Monday,... Read more...

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