Weather Anomalies

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

Volcanic eruption update: Kilauea volcano (Hawaii), Popocatepetl volcano (Mexico) and Sinabung volcano (Indonesia)

Here the point about the ongoing volcanic eruptions around the world as of May 18, 2018. Kīlauea Volcano Summit, UPDATE, 5/17/18, 4:54pm HST After the explosive eruption early May 17, 2018, seismic levels have been gradually...

Nature Photos: When Nature Reclaims Abandoned Places

These nature photos are so powerful! And show that sometimes Nature wins her fight against civilisation! As solid and unshakable as we think our civilization is, its grip on nature is tenuous at best. If any cracks...

M6.1 earthquake jolts Taiwan, causing highrises in Taipei to sway violently and school children to flee their classrooms

A 6.1-magnitude earthquake has jolted Hualien, Taiwan, causing highrises in Taipei to sway violently and school children to flee their classrooms in eastern Yilan county on April 18, 2019 (UTC). The same...

Storm Season in Sydney: Apocalyptic Shelf Clouds Roll In Over Sydney (Videos And Photos)

Apocalyptic shelf clouds roll in across Sydney! The mega-storm left 8,000 homes without power. But the pictures and videos of this terrifying storm engulfing Sydney are stunning! Watch these mesmerizing pictures and videos of the apocalyptic...

Winter weather is never going to end this year: Record-setting cold and snow about to punish the USA

It's already the 17th day of spring! But it seems that winter weather is never going to end this year. Look at these headlines about how Americans across the Midwest and East Coast are...

Record level for lava lake at Kilauea volcano

The lava lake at Kilauea Volcano has risen to its record level since May 2015. The lava lake surface was measured at 13 m (43 ft) on September 9, 2016 and reached 5–6 m (16–20...

The World In Pictures: An Elephant Killed By A Train In Alipurduar – March 5 2013

- Image: AFP/str Although speed restrictions have been put in place on trains traversing so-called elephant corridors, this elephant was killed by a train in Alipurduar (Buxa Tiger Reserve), Northeastern India on March 5...

Terrifying moment flash floods swamp bridge in minutes in Saudi Arabia

The Arabian Peninsula is currently being hit by extreme weather from Saudi Arabia to Oman. Hailstorms, floods, tornadoes and now... Flash floods. Watch the terrifying moment flash floods engulfs a river bed in Saudi Arabia, and...

California’s Lassen Peak Volcano is sinking and volcanologists don’t know why

California's Lassen Peak is sinking at a rate of about a centimeter per year for the past three decades. But volcanologists can’t figure out why. With no explosion in over a century, it might appear that...

Just a house collapsing in the Esentai River in Almaty, Kazakhstan (video)

And suddenly a house collapsed in Almaty's Esentai River on May 1, 2016. Heavy rains are responsible for the erosion of the river bed. As shown in the following pictures, the water level in the river...

New powerful volcanic eruption: Thousands are urged to evacuate as erupting ‘Fuego Volcano’ spews lava in Guatemala

Disaster coordination authorities have asked thousands in ten communities to evacuate and go to safe areas as Fuego Volcano in Guatemala starts spewing lava, just months after the volcano erupted killing 194 people and...

Ancient continents have disappeared entirely without leaving any traces

It's not quite Atlantis, but a new model of the early development of continental crusts proposes Earth really did once have lost continents. They were just a few...

What is this mysterious giant blob found underwater in Turkey?

A group of divers found a translucent bubble about the size of a car on the west coast of Turkey. The bubble was soft, gelatinous, almost totally tranluscent. But what are actually the mystery dots...

Potable Water Contaminated by East Poplar Oil Field Brines in Montana (USGS)

According to a new publication of the USGS, brines of the East Poplar oil field in northeastern Montana contaminate shallow groundwater to such an extent that the city of Poplar potable water has to be...

Phanfone vs Fukushima: TEPCO Expects ‘DAMAGE’ To Fukushima Reactors ONE &TWO By Typhoon Phanfone

Phanfone vs Fukushima: TEPCO Expects that Typhoon Phanfone will damage Fukushima Reactors ONE &TWO. The cyclone could indeed creates waves of 26 meters, 10 meters higher than those triggered by the 2011 tsunami. This is really...

Health officials urge people to avoid the water at 13 locations in three Florida counties due to elevated levels of enteric bacteria

People have been asked to stay away from the water at 13 locations in three Florida counties, after elevated levels of enteric bacteria have been found. Coming in contact with the polluted water could cause...

Pollen apocalypse before severe thunderstorms in North Carolina

Pollen was in the air on Monday ... and on cars, the ground, handrails and practically everything else outside. An allergy sufferer's worst nightmare! Yes you are looking...

Earthquake swarm continues to rattle Idaho: More than 200 earthquakes since September 2

The earthquake swarm continues near Soda Springs, Idaho. There have been more than 34 temblors Sunday, bringing the a total of 204 tremors since Sept. 2. And seismologists say the worst-case scenario is that the swarm...

Huge growing crack swallows up street and houses in Mexico (pictures)

There is currently a huge crack growing in the area of Milpillas, that has already swallowed up parts of a street and a few houses in the north. Geologists say the ground is very...

Volcanic updates: Eruptions of Kilauea (Hawaii), Ambae (Vanuatu), multiple Indonesian volcanoes, Villarica (Chile), and Wai-O-Tapu (New Zealand)

The volcanic update for July 20-22, 2018. Have a nice sunday everyone... And take care! Be ready! Get prepared! Kīlauea Volcano Lower East Rift Zone Fissure 8 continues to erupt lava into the channel leading northeastward...

Terrifying Storm Front Over Sydney (Photo and Videos) – March 2014

Here some other pictures and a video of the apocalytic storm that rip through Sydney, yesterday. Cloud are amazing! As forecasters warned of flash flooding, the internet became awash with pictures of the looming storm. Sydney's...

Lightning strike kills 1 and injures 12 in South Carolina on 4th of July

One person is dead and as many as a dozen people were hurt when lightning struck a popular river gathering spot in South Carolina on Independence Day. Lightning...

Bermuda island mystery: The ancient volcano that built Bermuda is UNLIKE any other on Earth

No two volcanoes are the same, but they all form in the same handful of ways. All, it seems, except for the ancient volcano forming the foundations of the island of Bermuda. After examining...

Is Yellowstone Awakening? M4.5 earthquake hits Yellowstone and NASA flying the world’s largest airborne observatory over the supervocano

Is Yellowstone Awakening? A M4.5 earthquake and 5 aftershocks larger than M2.5 hit Yellowstone on June 16, 2017, while NASA is flying the world's largest airborne observatory over the supervocano. Is the Yellowstone supervolcano showing signs...

Volcanic eruption triggers series of quakes that cracked up and fissured the island of Ambrym, Vanuatu

On December 15, 2018, a volcanic eruption on Vanuatu's Ambrym Island has sparked a series of earthquakes that have opened cracks around the island. This video by John Tasso...

A paleontologist predicted the 2011 Japan tsunami because of a poem and nobody listened to him

In 2011, a massive tsunami hit the Japanese coast, causing hundreds of billions of dollars in damage and thousands of casualties. Almost everyone was completely taken by surprise by the onslaught. Someone who wasn't...

Kambalny volcano (Russia) erupts for the first time in 250 years (video and pictures) – Complete surprise for scientists

An unexpected and major eruption started at Kamchatkan Kambalny volcano at 21:20 UTC on March 24, 2017. Consequently, authorities raised the Aviation Color Code to Orange. This is the first scientific observation of a major...

19 volcanic eruptions last week – We are within a serious period of volcanic unrest

There have been at least 19 eruptions last week. Are there still any people around saying that the seismic activity isn't high around the world? Here are the following eruptions and ash emissions as mentioned in...

More than 1 million residents lose power in Michigan during largest weather related outage event in DTE Energy history

More than 1 million utility customers in Michigan have lost power after a powerful windstorm swept through the state on Wednesday, March 8, 2017. DTE Energy calls it the largest weather event in their history....

A seismic storm of more than 1,000 earthquakes is rattling near Los Angeles, Southern California for weeks… And you should get nervous about it!

A seismic swarm of more than 1,000 small earthquakes has been rattling San Bernardino and Riverside counties, Southern California since about 3 weeks. To some, the “swarmageddon” 40...

Loud Booms Heard Before The Eruption Of Lokon Volcano, Sulawesi Indonesia – March 25 2013

Mount Lokon in Tomohon City, North Sulawesi, erupted at 5:10 a.m., local time, on Monday. A loud boom was heard and lava was shot 2,000 meters into the sky from the Tompaluan crater. The...

Water crisis in Zimbabwe: 2 millions without water for weeks in capital city Harare – First cases of typhoids reported

Water shortages are happening faster than expected. Harare has joined the Indian city of Chennai, India and Manila, Philippines, that have endured water scarcity due to extended drought, polluted...

Hurricanes and typhoons are shifting from the tropics toward the North and South poles

As reported in a new study published today (May 14, 2014) in the journal Nature, tropical storms don't peak in the tropics as often as they did 30 years ago. Instead, more and more...

The Big Shaking Continues: M6.1 Hits El Salvador; M6.3 Strikes the Drake Passage

Currently, large earthquakes with magnitude stronger than 6.0 strike almost everyday. That's a lot of pressure released! The latest: a M6.1 quake off the coast of El Salvador on October 28, 2018, and a...

Strange dolphin behavior: Why more dolphins are migrating to freshwater and die because of it in Mississippi?

This year there has been an increase in dolphins migrating into rivers and bayous, places where these salt water mammals can't survive. But, scientists say government red tape is keeping them from trying to...

High-altitude nuclear weapons testing impacted space weather during Cold War

The Cold War lasted about 45 years and some are saying it has never finished. While neither superpower ever deployed nukes on each others’ soil, high-altitude bomb testing caused a kerfuffle in Earth’s atmosphere. Though the...

Unknown sheen on Lake Ontario near the Fitzpatrick Nuclear Power Plant sparks investigation in New York

The U.S. Coast Guard is investigating an unknown sheen on Lake Ontario, found near the Fitzpatrick Nuclear Power Plant in Scriba. A temporary safety zone extending two miles to the north, east and west of...

Strong winds reverse a waterfall in Chile (video)

Sometimes in April 2017, the wind was so strong that it reversed a waterfall in Maule, Chile. There is something crazy going on ... OMG! That was awesome! Follow us: Facebook and Twitter

Five provinces on emergency alert for 269 forest fires in Indonesia – And their numbers is increasing daily

Indonesia’s National Disaster Mitigation Agency issued emergency alerts on Wednesday, July 26, for the five provinces of Riau, Jambi, South Sumatra, West Kalimantan, and South Kalimantan for the potential spread of forest fires. The number...

Sinkhole Swallows a Car in Bakersfield, California (VIDEO)

On the 6th of December 2013 a huge sinkhole opened up at First and L streets in central Bakersfield before swallowing a car. According to the car's owner, falling into the hole was like an earthquake! The...