Heavy storm devastates Hilton

2020-02-24 14:30

Winds of over 100 km/h and rain wreaked havoc in Hilton and some parts of Pietermaritzburg on Saturday afternoon — uprooting trees, tearing down branches and knocking out power.

Scientists are working to solve the mysteries of superbolts, the most energetic kind of lightning — here's what we know so far

2019-09-22 17:00

Superbolts unleash 1,000 times more energy than normal lightning. They appear in the winter, over the ocean.

2 storm chasers got engaged as a tornado spiralled toward them

2019-05-31 08:32

While chasing a storm, Joey Krastel got down on one knee and asked his boyfriend Chris Scott to marry him. The tornado crashed their photo opp.

WATCH: Flooding and snow as storm hits California

2018-12-07 17:43

The state is still recovering from a devastating wildfire which killed dozens of people last month and now faces a heavy storm.

WATCH: 2 dead after Amazon building collapses

2018-11-03 21:36

A company official says a second person is dead after part of an Amazon distribution warehouse collapsed amid severe weather in Baltimore

How to protect your dog against stormy weather

2017-10-12 14:45

Here are some handy tips to help protect your precious pooch against those scary, stormy days.

WATCH: Torrents, submerged cars and uprooted trees as storm batters Durban

A massive storm currently sweeping through Durban is leaving a trail of chaos and flooding in its wake. Watch.

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Violent storm kills six in Moscow

2017-05-29 21:02

A violent storm sweeps through Moscow Monday, leaving 13 people dead and dozens injured as freak winds toppled hundreds of trees.

Spotted a tornado? Here's what SA motorists should do

2016-07-27 10:48

A tornado has caused havoc in Johannesburg. We list driving tips and advice for motorists dealing with heavy storms while travelling along SA's roads.


Death toll in Europe from storm rises to eight

2019-12-22 08:39

The death toll from a storm that battered Spain, Portugal and France rose to eight on Saturday as the region braced for more violent winds and heavy rain.

WATCH: Fierce storm kills seven in Greek tourist peninsula

2019-07-12 05:15

Seven people died and at least 23 were injured as a fierce storm ripped through beachfronts in one of Greece's top tourist areas, terrifying thousands of holidaymakers caught in the open, authorities said Thursday.

Flood watches, evacuation orders as storm hits California

2019-02-02 13:13

A powerful storm descending on California Saturday threatened flooding in the entire San Francisco Bay Area and areas stripped bare by devastating wildfires

WATCH: Giant dust storm turns sky orange

2018-11-22 19:59

A dust band around 500km wide enveloped parts of New South Wales and South Australia.

WATCH: Footage of Tropical Storm Gordon from space

2018-09-05 20:39

Cameras on the NASA Space Station captured dramatic views of Tropical Storm Gordon from 410 kilometres up.

PICTURES: Dilapidated Ekangala Stadium further damaged by severe storm

2018-01-16 22:16

The Ekangala Stadium, which was already on the verge of total dereliction, received a further thrashing from a severe storm on Monday.

WATCH: #DurbanStorm rages; people rescued from submerged vehicles

The massive storm currently sweeping through Durban is leaving a trail of chaos and flooding in its wake. Watch as people are rescued from their submerged vehicles on the M7 bridge and Sarnia Road.

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Death toll from thunderstorm in Moscow climbs to 14

2017-05-30 18:03

Russian officials say the death toll from a powerful thunderstorm in Moscow and its suburbs has reached 14.

#Dineo is storming towards SA: Here's what SA motorists should do

2017-02-16 11:40

Tropical storm Dineo is headed for South Africa, with Limpopo, Mpumalanga and KZN set to be hardest hit by heavy rain. Read our guide on dealing with flooded roads and adverse weather conditions.

Florida declares emergency as storm approaches

2016-06-06 18:50

Residents on Florida's Gulf coast are filling sandbags, schools are closing early as governor Rick Scott is declaring a state of emergency as Tropical Storm Colin churns toward the state.

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