Weather Anomalies

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

Rotten Egg Odor Advisory For Salton Sea Extended

An odor advisory first issued more than a week ago due to elevated levels of hydrogen sulfide wafting up from the Salton Sea. This gas is creating a...

The Best Recipe For a Road Collapse

Take a river overflowing, add a funnel sucking up the water underground below the highway and a sinkhole in the middle of the road. And you are sure...

Florida! It’s time to start watching Dorian! It Is Now Expected to Be a Major Category 3 Hurricane Upon Landfall

The National Hurricane Center says Tropical Storm Dorian is now a Category 1 hurricane. By Sunday morning, it may be as strong as a Category 3 hurricane. And...

One Of the Most Violent Eruptions of Stromboli Volcano in Recent Years Sends Ash Thousands of Meters in the Air in Italy – Red Alert – Impressive Videos and Pictures

The Stromboli volcano in Italy erupted violently at around 10:17 UTC on August 28, 2019. This is one of the most powerful eruptions of the volcano in recent years....

Some More Worries For Nebraska Farmers

It's not that there's too much water... No, there's just freaking too much water in Nebraska. And...

Jungle Lakes Evaporate and Disappear Completely in Mexico

Some of the mystical blue-green lakes of the Lacandon jungle in southern Mexico are drying up this year. The Metzabok lake, which normally covers 220 acres (89 hectares),...

Rare Brain-Eating Amoeba Kills At Least 11 People in Pakistan

Pakistan health officials have already reported 11 fatalities due to parasitic meningitis infections caused by Naegleria fowleri. And now a 12th case is battling for life at the...

Tropical Storm Ivo Washes Out Mexico

Tropical Storm Ivo left two dead and communities across the country ravaged by floods, sinkholes, hailstorms and damaged infrastructure over the weekend.  Both deaths were caused by electrocution.

Fires in Alaska Are Burning Out-Of-Control

No way i would drive that highway. It's way too scary.  Huge flames from the Swan Lake...

Monster Eruption of Shiveluch Volcano Blasts Ash 70,000 Feet in the Sky (Video)

Recently, the Kamchatka Peninsula is experiencing an upstick is volcanic activity with the Karymski and Shiveluch volcanoes exploding regularly. Well, this enhanced activity climaxed over the weekend with...

Apocalyptic Hail Storm and Flooding Wash Cars Away in Madrid, Spain (Video)

Madrid has been swept by a torrential downpour of rain and hail on August 26, 2019. Flooding waters changed the streets into raging rivers, washing away cars and...

The Way This Goblin Shark Eats a Flaunder Is Completely Weird (Video)

First described in 1898, the goblin shark had already been known to Japanese fishermen, who called it tengu-zame, tengu being a mythical goblin with an extremely long nose that looked a bit like...

Dozens, If Not Hundreds of People Running Out of Their Buildings

Even knowing that waterspouts dissipate over dry land... That would be a five course meal of fear and awe being in one of those apartment buildings.

Fukushima Gigantism – At Least the Disaster Is Now Helping To Create New Deep-Sea Monsters

Deep-sea gigantism really exists. In zoology, abyssal gigantism represents the tendency for species of invertebrates and other deep-sea dwelling animals to be larger than their shallower-water relatives. And...

Kilauea Video Update: The Small Pond Is Slowly Filling the Halemaumau Crater

While crews are restoring Highway 132 that was completely devastated by last Kilauea eruption... There is small pond of green water growing at the bottom of Halemaumau Crater......

If You See it, Kill it!

The dangerous spotted lanternfly has now spread to 7 N.J. counties. ‘If you see it, kill it.’

Popocatepetl Volcano Erupts Again in Mexico

Mexico's Popocatepetl volcano erupted twice on Sunday, blasting a column of ash, smoke and gas more than 1.5km into the sky.  A level-two yellow alert warning remains in...

Massive Florida Sinkhole Threatens Homes in Keystone Heights

What started as a small 3-foot-hole is now a whopping 60-foot wide crater, swallowing everything on its path! Reasidents of Keystone Heights are terrified and believe the growing...

There Are Five Times More Wildfires Burning in Southern Africa Than in Brazil But Media Focus on Brazilian Inferno

Satellite data show 6,902 blazes in Angola in past 48 hours. Congo has over 3,000 fires. In comparison, Brazil is scorched by only 2,000 fires. And we only talk...

What Happens When Forty-Four People Decide to Take a Hike in 110-Plus Degree Heat?

44 hikers have been rescued at Lost Dutchman State Park. Several of the hikers were overcome with heat. 44 hikers rescued at Lost Dutchman...

Lightning Strike Injures 6 During PGA TOUR Championship in Atlanta (Video)

Six people are recovering after a lightning strike at East Lake Golf Club in DeKalb County Saturday afternoon. The strike happened at the course near the 16th tee....

What Would Happen If the Yellowstone Supervolcano Actually Erupted?

If the supervolcano underneath Yellowstone National Park ever had another massive eruption, it could spew ash for thousands of miles across the United States, damaging buildings, smothering crops, and shutting down power plants.

The Ozone Layer Is Healing and Is Expected to Do a Full Recovery By 2060

The ozone layer, which protects us from ultraviolet light, looks to be successfully healing after gaping holes were discovered in the 1980s. The Northern Hemisphere could be fully...

She Thought She Had Water in Her Ear But Doctors Took Out a Highly Venomous Brown Recluse Spider

Susie Torres thought she had water in her left ear. When it wouldn't go away, she went to see a doctor and was in for quite a surprise when...

Deadly Lightning Strike Kills 5, Injures 150 in Poland

A thunderstorm turned deadly on Thursday after lightning struck a popular hiking destination in the Tatra Mountains, Poland. A lightning strike killed 5, and injured 150. Two...

These Pictures of Great White Sharks From Below Are Terrifying

The great white shark is the world's largest known predatory fish. And when it is photographed from below it looks even more terrifying! Here a...

Mattress Migration in Denver Colorado

The Great Mattress Migration of 2019 Yes, so majestic! A storm passing over an outdoor event in...

Like A Chameleon Going Out Of Control

This bizarre robot-like zombie snail with a neon appearance was seen crawling across a hillside Changhua County in Taiwan on August 9. The snail was noticed because...

Rare Glowing Waves Spotted on Chennai Beach

Visitors of Thiruvanmiyur beach, Chennai were treated by a pretty unusual sight over the weekend: Bioluminescence. Beachgoers were left amazed by the bluish glow along the beach. However,...

Just A Fish With Two Mouths

That fish looks pretty weird! Look at this lake trout hooked at Lake Champlain... It has two mouths. Couple captures fish with two mouths...

Car Crushed In Massive Bison Stampede In Yellowstone National Park

Oh, look at the big one in front of us! Please don't, don't, don't, don't, don't, don't, don't.

The Terrifying Sounds of Raging Wildfires

Forest fires can reach 2,000 Fahrenheit. That's about 1/5 the temperature of the surface of the sun. But what is the impact of such high temperatures on the...

Phoenix Back-To-Back Record-Breaking Temperature on Wednesday with a high of 114 degrees

This is scary and no, it isn't deja vu. Phoenix broke a high-temperature record for the third time in 2019 on Wednesday after breaking a record on Tuesday...

Extremely Rare Positive Streamer Captured on Camera

Yes, that lightning strike is cool. But look at the circled area. That's called a "positive streamer." And it's extremely rare to capture on camera.

Always Dangerous To Cross Bridges

The bridge on Hutchinson Ferry Road just inside Gadsden County, Florida has collapsed. Two accidents occurred during the collapse around 5:10 a.m. Bridge on road between...

The Amazon Forest Is Burning So Badly That Brazil’s Largest City, Sao Paulo, Was Plunged Into Darkness in the Middle of the Day

This is another amazing but terrifying phenomenon. Sao Paulo was plunged into darkness in the middle of the day Monday as a massive plume of smoke from...

Don’t Panic But California Could Be on the Brink of Its Worst-Ever Wildfire Season

After being devastated by wildfires last year, California has gone through several months of being relatively fire-free. But as we head into the heat of late summer, the state...

Death, Blackouts, Melting Asphalt: Ways the Climate Crisis Will Change How We Live

Between record heat and rain, this summer’s weather patterns have indicated, once again, that the climate is changing. US cities, where more than 80% of the nation’s population...