Weather Anomalies

News and information about extreme weather, animal mass die-offs and devastating geological phenomena around the world.

Weird Weather: Huge and Rare Tornado devastation in Adairsville, Georgia – January 30 2013

When we think of tornadoes we usually forecast their outbreak peak during spring and early summer. However, the weather is turning bad. A powerful tornado passed through Adairsville, Georgia, northwest of Atlanta, at 11:19...

Massive Sinkhole at Birmingham Baseball Stadium Site, Alabama – January 30 2013

One of the most important US sport is baseball. Well, construction at Birmingham's $64 million baseball stadium is slowed down by the recent discovery of an at least 100-feet deep sinkhole at the entrance...

Landslide at L’Epiphanie near Montreal – 2 People are Missing – January 29 2013

Two trucks (2 missing workers) and an excavator (worker escaped) were trapped in huge mounds of loose gravel at the bottom of the snowy crater in L’Epiphanie, Que., 50 kilometres north of Montreal yesterday....

A sinkhole Destructs and Swallows Buildings in China – January 28 2013

A sinkhole swallowed several buildings in the southern part of Guangzhou (China's southern Guangdong Province) on Monday, January 28 2013. The cause might be the construction of a nearby subway station. According to CCTV...

Extreme flooding, earthquakes, loud booms, mysterious fish deaths – January 20-29

A Sound of change video about extreme flooding, earthquakes, loud booms and much more that occured within the last week. Be safe!

Water Main Break, Tree Falls, Electrical Underground Explosion in Omaha, Nebraska – January 27 2013

What is going on in Omaha? The picture below features flames shooting out of the manholes down the middle of the street. Two underground explosions – at least one of which came from a blown...

Deadly Landslides kill 16 People on Sumatra, Indonesia – January 27 2013

Each year, Indonesia inhabitants experience landslides and flashfloods due to seasonal downpours. On the 26th and the 27th of January 2013, torrential rain triggered two separate landslides in the province of Jambi, respectively in...

Dramatic Footage and Tremors of a Large Rock Slide on Mount Cook, New Zealand – January 21 2013

A montain climber – Neil Wiltshire – shot a live video of the rock avalanche that occured on the 21st of January 2013 on Mount Dixon in Aoraki Mount Cook, New Zealand. This...

Next Big Humanitarian Crisis? Mozambique and South Africa Floods – January 23 to ? 2013

Mozambique is on alert. Destructive floods swept through the south of Mozambique and North of South Africa displacing more than 70'000 from their homes and letting them without food and water in the open...

Tremors and Fake”Quake” in Kentucky, USA – January 23 2013

Corbin, Kentucky - January 23 2013. Confusion in Corbin over fake "quake". Something rattled Laurel, Knox and McCreary counties, Kentucky around noon on Wednesday the 23rd of January 2013. People are perplexed about the...

Violent Landslide Threatens Scarborough homes, North Yorkshire, UK, 2009 – 2013

A wonderful spot of England is being destructed by landslide since 2009. Nowadays, some inhabitants live a nightmare since their second homes have been condemned for demolition following a landslip that pushed them dangerously...

Landslide at Great Smoky Mountains National Park destructs road – January 16 2013

As a result of heavy rain, a landslide occurred about nine miles from Cherokee, NC on January 16, 2013 and caused the closure of U.S. 441 in the Great Smoky Mountains National Park. As...

Huge Sinkhole Opens up in DeLand, Volusia County, Florida – January 24 2013

A large sinkhole, measuring 50 feet long and 20 feet across, opened up before noon in a parking in DeLand, Volusia County, Florida on the 24th of January 2013, uprooting a large tree and...

Weird Weather: Firefighters Fight Against Fire and Ice in Chicago – Incredible Pictures

Chicago Firefighters not only had to deal with fighting the massive fire during the 5-11 Alarm Fire plus 2 Special Alarms (equivalent to a 7-alarm fire) on the 3700 block of South Ashland, cold...

The Killer Lake Phenomenon: Is the Louisiana Sinkhole Becoming the Next “Exploding Lake”?

Killer lakes contain high concentration of gas inside that may erupt suddenly! Knowing the high concentration of methane and CO2 in the Louisiana Sinkhole, could it suddenly explode? The Setting A tragic phenomenon occurred in Cameroon in the...

Update About the Louisiana Sinkhole: The worksite is cracking apart and the sinkhole expands

The worksite started to crack apart on the 19th of January 2013. The working crews were evacuated. Methane gas and the whole area may explose since it is full of methane gases. Get some...

Severe and weird weather: Dust Storm in Colorado and Kansas – January 11 2013

January 11 2013 - Colorado and Kansas. Parts of the USA were exposed to a dust storm on the same day Australia experienced its sandstorm. This image of the Moderate Resolution Imaging Spectroradiometer (MODIS)...

Louisiana Bayou Sinkhole: Governor Ignores the Sinkhole Expansion – January 16 2013

January 16 2013 - Bayou Corne, Louisiana. Over five months since the Texas Brine sinkhole first appeared over the Napoleonville Salt Dome, residents of Bayou Corne, Louisiana, continue to struggle to be heard --...

Signs of Change: Extreme Weather and Strange Sounds Compilation – January 7 to 14 2013

January 7 to 14 2013 - All Around the World. Etreme weather events carry on in 2013. Earthquakes, flooding, Strange Noises, Hum, record highs and lows and much more has taking place the past...

This Chinese City is Being Swallowed by Giant Sinkholes and Earth Cracks

Lianyuan, a small town in the province of Hunan, China is being swallowed by giant sinkholes and earth cracks. They have destroyed five wells, infected the irrigation of of 33.3 hectares of farmland and cut...

Giant sinkhole in Brazil swallows car – Jan 10 2013

Incredible footage. Read the article from the Examiner.com here. Follow us on Facebook and Twitter.

Extreme Scary Weather: Huge Massive Red Sandstorm in Pilbara Region, Australia – January 11 2013

January 11 2013 - Pilbara Region, Australia. The Pilbara Region (Western Australia, 1,500km north of the state's capital of Perth) is experiencing a huge red sandstorm. As you can see on the scary pictures,...

Sinking Ground: Malaysia Residents fear for their safety – January 8 2013

January 8 2013 - Taman Menglembu Berlian, Malaysia. Residents of Taman Menglembu Berlian, Malaysia are getting worried about collapsed house walls and cracks on the ground reports the Star. The ground is sinking through...

Australian wildfires: Australian family shelters in water as fire rages – Video

An Australian grandfather saved his wife and five grandchildren by ordering them to shelter under a jetty during a bushfire. Tim Holmes's family were in the water for three hours in Dunalley on Friday,...

Climate Change: 2012 was the Warmest and Second Most Extreme Year for the Contiguous U.S.

Climate change: NOAA scientists describe the 2012 year as the warmest and second most extreme year on record for the contiguous U.S. in an annual publication (summary here). According to the results, spring was the...

Earthquake Prediction: Are magnetic waves the solution?

Earthquake prediction? How to predict earthquakes? What methods and signals can accurately foretell quakes? These are some questions scientists try to answer since centuries without any success. Animal behavior? Little tremors? Weather changes? Seismographs?...

Cracking Earth: A 3km long crack in the ground worries residents of Otumpa, Argentina

January 5 2013 - Otumpa, Argentina. A ground crack, long of about 3 km, formed through the village of Otumpa (Dept. Moreno), Argentina, which literally divides the village in two parts as seen in...

Mysterious Booms in Southcentral Alaska on January 3 2012 – A link to today’s Alaska 7.5-mag Earthquake?

January 3 2013 - Eagle River to the Mat-Su Valley, Alaska. KTUU reports that residents from Eagle River to Mat-Su Valley heard booms between 8 p.m. and 10 p.m. Thursday the 3rd of January...

Violent Seismic Activity Tears Africa in Two ?!?

Violent Seismic Activity Tears Africa in Two ?!? The fissures began appearing years ago. But in recent months, seismic activity has accelerated in northeastern Africa as the continent breaks apart in slow motion. Researchers say...

Tropical Storms Freda and Mitchell are driving thousands to flee, Salomon Islands, December 30 2012

December 30 2012 - Tropical Storms "Freda" and "Mitchell" are driving thousands to flee - Salomon Island The Tropical Storm "Freda" in the Solomon Islands has driven thousands of people to flee because of floods...

Subduction zone model: Deep Earth tremors to foretell major earthquakes?

Results of a new subduction zone model were presented last week at the annual meeting of the American Geophysical Union in San Francisco. They emphasize the possibility to use deep Earth tremors to forecast...

Massive waves and Impressive sounds of winds and storm in Vancouver, BC, Canada, December 17 2012 – related to Climate Change?

December 17 2012 - Impressive sounds of winds and storm in Vancouver, BC, Canada - related to Climate Change? The Vancouver sun reports that massive waves hit the seawall during a storm in West Vancouver...

Unexplained ball lightning phenomenon baffles scientists

Ball lightnings are rather rare phenomena occurring during thunderstorms! However they remain unexplained and baffle scientists around the world. Such events have been reported all over the world, but scientists are still unsure how they form...

Earthquake lights can appear in the sky before large seismic events – Sign before a quake

Sometimes, mysterious earthquake lights appear in the sky just before large seismic events! So if you see some bluish to rainbow color clouds and you live in an earthquake prone area, you better run under...

Latest Worldwide Volcanic Activity: Lokon, Popocatépetl, Fuego, Machin, Coso…

10-11 December 2012 - Latest Worldwide Volcanic Activity: Lokon, Popocatépetl, Fuego, Santiaguito, Reventador, Nevado del Ruiz, Machin,Tjörnes Fracture Zone, Coso Strong explosion this morning at Lokon volcano (indonesia). Small emissions form the Popocatépetl volcano in Mexico...

Tsunami hits Japan Coast after powerful 7.3 Earthquake, December 7 2012

December 7 2012 - Tsunami hits Japan Coast after 7.3 Earthquake ABC reports that a 7.3 massive Earthquake hit again the Fukushima region in Japan trigerring a one-meter high tsunami and shaking tokyo's skylines for...

Deadly Tornado near Auckland, New Zealand, December 06 2012

December 06 2012 - Deadly Tornado near Auckland, New Zealand Global posts reports that a tornado hit Hobsonville and Whenuapai, western suburbs of Auckland, near Auckland, New Zealand on the 6th of December 2012 killing...

Mystery rumbling noise and tremors in Corsicana, Texas, USA! Not Earthquakes? December 04 and 05 2012

December 04 and 05 2012 - Mystery tremors in Corsicana, Texas, USA! Not Earthquakes? The Corsicana Daily Sun reports mystery earthquake-like tremors accompanied by a rumbling type of noise near Corsicana, Streetman, Purdon, Pursley and...

Destruction Sounds from Killer Tornado in Taranto, Italy, November 28 2012

November 28 2012 - Destruction Sounds from Killer Tornado in Taranto, Italy A tornado teared on the 28th of november 2012 at 11:30 am the industrial harbor of Taranto, Italy. This tornado destructed everything killed...