Weather Anomalies

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

Saharan dust arrives in Southwest Florida after a 6 thousand miles journey from Africa… Again!

Do you notice anything unusual about our sky today? If you look closely, you'll see a slight orange haze above Southwest Florida over the next few days.... Because Saharan dust arrives in Florida. The source...

Pulsating blue jet fires up from the top of a thunderstorm over Darwin, Australia

This picture shows pulsating blue jets firing up in the night sky of Darwin, Australia on March 28, 2016. But what are these mysterious and elusive transient luminous events? Blue jets are a highly enigmatic high altitude...

Watch Mount St Helens volcano dome SWELL and mountain rise by 1640ft (500m)

Mount St Helens' volcano dome was caught swelling in size considerably, growing by 1,640ft (500m) during the volcanic unrest between 2004-2008, a shocking US Geological Survey (USGS) timelapse reveals. Nowadays, The volcano...

Climate Change in Antarctica: Huge Iceberg Eight Times the Size of Manhattan Cracks off Pine Island Glacier

Since I was in this area of the world back in 2006 with the same institution (Alfred Wegener Institute for polar and marine research) as reported in the video of Pink Sapphire, it is...

75-year-old man swallowed by 15-feet deep sinkhole in Apple Valley, California

Dennis Love of Apple Valley says he was just walking across the front yard when it happened. A sinkhole that was more than 15-feet deep, just opened up under his feet, swallowing him, a few...

Durban hit by tropical cyclone monster storm surge (tsunami) and extreme winds cancelling a cycle race

Dramatic footage has emerged of a powerful storm surge hitting the coast of Durban, South Africa. The giant waves were accompanied by extreme winds that cancelled a popular cycle race. The videos, captured on Sunday, show...

Mysterious volcano slowly grows beneath New Zealand

A mysterious volcano is growing under the margin of the Taupo Volcanic Zone, New Zealand. Yes, a group of scientists have discovered an unexplained and massive underground magma chamber and thus a potentially new volcano in...

Greenland icebergs create powerful earthquakes recorded around the world when they break off

When large icebergs break off, they produce a seismic event detectable across the Earth. These glacial quakes are all around magnitude 4.6 to 5.2. So pretty big. These earthquakes aren’t caused by faults but triggered by incredible movements...

Lutto Kututo, Peru: This town disappeared overnight in huge Earth cracks

A major landslide at Llusco in the Cusco region of Peru back in March 2018 led to the destruction of over 100 houses, and the declaration of a state of emergency by...

Two new mysterious craters explode on Yamal peninsula with the eruption picked up by seismic sensors

Two new craters formed on Yamal peninsula in 2017, with the latest exploding on 28 June with the eruption picked up by new seismic sensors. Local reindeer herder witnessed the tundra explosion that led to...

Flesh-Eating Bacteria in Florida Waters – Deadly Plague?

Warning! There are flesh-eating bacteria in Florida waters! Beachgoers be carefull! They are dangerous! A middle-aged person with chronic health problems died from it last Tuesday in Sarasota County. A bacteria called vibrio vulnificus has now invaded waters...

Large-Scale Power Outages Hit London and SE England (Video)

Trains ground to a halt and traffic lights were knocked out after a suspected failure of the National Grid left a large area of London and the South East without power.

Colorado Springs hail apocalypse in pictures and videos

Welcome to May in Colorado Springs! That's hail, not snow! The major thunderstorm dropped around 6" of pea sized hail in Colorado Springs, Colorado, on May 7, 2015. Hail in northern Colorado Springs closed a major road, the I-25,...

The largest tsunami created a superwave higher than the Empire State Building in 1958 in Alaska

Tsunamis are cataclysmic nature events. But mega-tsunamis are even stronger. The 1958 mega-tsunami in Alaska reached indeed an amazing height of 1720 feet (524 meters). Can you imagine? It was higher than the Empire State Building in...

Popocatepetl volcano erupts 4 times in a row sending column of ash 3000 meters above its crater – Cenapred urges not to approach the volcano

Although the alert level at Popocatépetl remains unchanged - Yellow - CENAPRED urges NOT TO APPROACH the volcano due to the danger of falling ballistic fragments after volcanic activity has increased again on January...

Mystery boom and rumblings as unusual M5.2 earthquake strikes southern Queensland

A low rumbling sound was emitted by a large but shallow M5.2 earthquake off Queensland's south east coast at 9.41am on July 30, 2015. That's the biggest earthquake to hit the area since 1901 when...

New Low for Arctic Sea Ice

19 September 2012 - Somewhere in the Arctic The Arctic sea ice, regarded as a sensitive indicator of changes in the climate, has fallen to 3.41 million sq km (1.32 million sq mi) a new...

Worst storm in 25 years transforms Iceland into a snowy wonderland

A few days ago, Iceland was covered by a new all time record of snow - 42 inches. And now extreme winds are raging through the capital city Reykjavik threatening boats in the harbor. From...

Powerful earthquake hits near Tambora Volcano, Indonesia – Sign of another imminent super eruption?

With an estimated ejecta volume of 160 km3 (38 cu mi), Tambora's 1815 outburst was the largest volcanic eruption in recorded history. And a powerful earthquake - 5.8 in magnitude - hit within miles of...

50 tons of fish die mysteriously in Ba Long Lake, Vietnam

Nearly 50 tons of dead fish have been taken out of the lake of Ba Long in the southern province of Dong Nai. Locals said the water color had become darker. The local authorities are...

Yellowstone Eruption: Millions of U.S. citizens could end up in Brazil, Australia, or Argentina

Where will US citizens live if the Yellowstone supervolcano erupts? In Brazil, Australia, or Argentina, but not in South Africa. According to Praag, South Africa was offered $10 billion a year for 10 years if...

Underwater volcano erupts in the Tyrrhenian Sea off Montecristo (Italy) in mysterious explosions releasing water, mud, gas and debris (video)

Fishermen witnessed mysterious explosions in the Tyrrhenian Sea off Monte Cristo (Italy) on March 16, 2017. Scientists are still unsure about the cause of the strange phenomenon. They suggest a mud volcano may have been...

Tinder Fire: Large wildfire in north-central Arizona consumes more than 40 homes

In the last 20 years, this is the most catastrophic event the county has seen as far as home loss or damage to property. A large wildfire in north-central Arizona damaged or destroyed at...

Furious waves created by Lake Erie storms look like giant mountains

Last month, strong storms swept across Lake Erie with temperatures of 28 degrees Fahrenheit and winds gusting upwards of 60 mph. These extreme weather conditions created furious waves that look like enormous mountains. Awesome nature photography...

From freezing to triple digits in 10 hours, Oklahoma and Kansas just went on a wild weather ride

Spring is a season known for its wild temperatures swings, but they usually aren’t this extreme. In a single day, temperatures climbed 60 to 70 degrees in parts of Oklahoma and Kansas. One town...

Armadillo shell deflects gunshot in Texas man face – And the armadillo escaped

So unexpected! A man from Texas fired three times a gun on an armadillo passing through his yard. One of the bullets ricocheted back on the animal's shell to hit him in his face. And...

Deadly California parade of storms is not over yet: Downpours and heavy snowfall in higher elevations, forced evacuations in several burn areas, mudslides, floods… And the worse is to come

Evacuation warnings were issued Tuesday through Thursday for the community of Pulga at the Camp Fire burn scar near Paradise. In Southern California, mandatory evacuations went into effect for burn areas in...

175,000 acres of farmland newly flooded in Tennessee – Cotton and soybean crops ruined

Wearing wading boots and a wide-brimmed hat, Derrick Currie casts his green fishing line into a pool of brown water along a rural Tennessee road. In a couple...

Earth’s magnetic field is about to reverse with devastating consequences for humanity

Earth’s magnetic field is about to reverse. And this will have devastating consequences for humanity. Scientists think that Earth is long “overdue” for a full magnetic reversal and have determined that the magnetic field’s strength is already declining by...

Video of Tremendous Pyroclastic Flow During Mount Sinabung Eruption – January 2014

This is a spectacular video of Mount Sinabung spitting lava. Or how terrifying nature can be! This amazing video of a pyroclastic flow that happened last week at Mount Sinabung, Sumatra was captured by Photovolcanica. They describe their video...

Sky turns orange after biblical sandstorm engulfs Southern Egypt

This is just amazing! Look at this giant dust storm that engulfed the southern provinces of Egypt - Ken, Assiut, Al-Wadi El-Gadid, Luxor, Sohag and the Red Sea - first changing the color of...

Glowing Northern Lights Engulf Erupting Bardarbunga Volcano

Watch: Glowing northern lights engulf erupting Bardarbunga volcano. This picture reveals the hot orange glow of the volcanic eruption underneath cool and ethereal haze of the aurora borealis. Amazing! Since the Aug. 31 eruption of Iceland’s...

Strange Sounds: Huge rat terrorizes passengers of New York City subway

This is what it sounds like when a rat rides inside a New York City subway... OMG! Listen to these terrified passengers. It's almost as if they were about to be killed by this big...

Unusually high numbers of earthquakes hit Alaska in May 2017

A series of significant May earthquakes and their aftershocks are being examined by seismologists, as Alaska is markedly above its usual rate of earthquakes for the month. Alaska records 3,000 quakes statewide in a month...

New images of awesome spectacular night eruption at Mount Etna

After two years of dormancy, Italy’s Mount Etna put on a spectacular show on December 10, 2015. The amazing eruption began around 3:20 a.m. local time, sending a lava fountain more than 3,000 feet into...

Powerful M6.9 earthquake hits off Fukushima, Japan – Tsunami warning

A powerful M6.9 earthquake - preliminary M7.3 - has struck Japan just off the coast of Fukushima on November 21, 2016. The M6.9 earthquake was followed by a M5.4 quake. A warning for a possible...

Live video! A killer whale giving birth to a calf, SeaWorld in San Diego – February 14 2013

Just enjoy! Kasatka giving birth to her 4th calf on Valentine's Day 2013. The gender and father have not been officially announced. Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

This is the Sound of Climate Change or the ‘Song of Our Warming Planet’

The University of Minnesota choose a complete different approach to share and communicate the latest climate change discoveries: Music! 'A Song of Our Warming Planet' is probably one of the more haunting songs you’ve ever...

Rare M4.5 earthquake rattles Kansas – 1,000 reports on USGS with some from more than 200 miles away

A rare M4.5 earthquake hit north of Plainville early Saturday morning. The quake was heard and felt across a wide region, including reports from Hays and WaKeeney, as...