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Tornado in Cintalapa, Mexico

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Tornado in Cintalapa, Chiapas - Mexico May 28, 2020.


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Adapt 2030 Ice Age Report: Bizarre weather phenomenon May 2020

The scene at Zogori on May 26.
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The scene at Zogori on May 26.
May 2020 will be a month to remember and climate extremes are no exception. Cold and snow records shattered across the globe which indicate a reduction in growing season length. This happened during the Maunder Minimum in the 1600s and as the GSM intensifies today, we should expect crop yield reductions and sky high food prices.

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Cloud Lightning

Lightning bolt kills 3 pigs in the Philippines

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At least three pigs died after they were struck by lightning Thursday afternoon, May 28, in Banga, Aklan.

Russel Braulio, owner of the pigs, said the incident happened past 3 p.m. Thursday.

"I was at home. It was raining then. Suddenly, I heard a flashing light and noise," Braulio said.

He said taking care of domestic pigs is one of his livelihood.

"We decided to just bury the pigs. We could not do anything more about it," said Braulio.

Aside from the pigs, a tree nearby was also hit by the lightning.

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Lightning kills 2 women in Rolpa, Nepal

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Two women were killed after being struck by lightning in Rolpa on Friday.

District Administration Office, Rolpa said the lightning strikes claimed two women in Tribeni rural municipality-7, Gairigaun of the district.

The deceased have been identified as 75-year-old Khirma Bantha and 21-year-old Asha Budha Magar.

Critically injured Khirma and Asha died while being rushed to the hospital.

A team of police had reached the incident site after being tipped off, said DSP Chitra Bahadur Gurung.

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Waterspout off the coast of Kuala Perlis, Malaysia

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MALAYSIA - Marine Tromba was captured off the coast of Kuala Perlis, yesterday at sunset, May 28.


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14 all time low temperatures recorded in South Africa yesterday

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According to preliminary data from the South African Weather Service, a total of 14 new all-time monthly LOW temperature records were busted yesterday (May 28), versus the 0 for record high.

These record low May temperatures were set ACROSS the southernmost tip of Africa, although the east appears to have been disproportionately hit.

The "II AGR" weather station in Buffelspoort -located NW of Johannesburg- set a new "Lowest Minimum" temperature on Thursday, May 28 of -2C (35.6F) — a reading which comfortably usurped the station's previous all-time lowest May minimum of 0.9C (33.6F) set back on May 10, 1970.

Comment: See also: Sun's strongest solar flare since 2017, noctilucent clouds reach "rare" intensity over Sweden, cosmic rays up 18% since 2015


Better Earth

Sun's strongest solar flare since 2017, noctilucent clouds reach "rare" intensity over Sweden, cosmic rays up 18% since 2015

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© NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory
The solar flare can be seen at the top left
For the first time in more than two years, the sun is really flaring. Today, May 29th, Earth-orbiting satellites detected an M1-class solar flare (0724 UT) followed by a C9-class flare (1046 UT). Both came from a likely sunspot hiding just behind the sun's northeastern limb. This image from NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory shows material thrown up by one of the blasts.

These are the strongest solar flares since Oct. 20, 2017--the last time the sun produced an M-class eruption. In fact, they might be even stronger they they seem. The explosions were partially eclipsed by the edge of the sun, reducing their apparent intensity.

So far the flares have not much affected Earth. The underlying sunspot is facing away from our planet. However, that could soon change. Solar rotation will bring the 'spot over the limb within the next 24 to 48 hours. Future flares could be geoeffective.

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Cloud Precipitation

Severe flood hits Cintalapa, Mexico

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Severe flood hits after heavy rain in Cintalapa, Chiapas - Mexico May 28, 2020.


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Heavy rainfall and flooding hits Oman

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© Abdulrahim Subait
Salalah and its adjoining areas are witnessing heavy rains on Friday even as the latest weather charts and the analysis of the National Multi Hazards Early Warning Center indicated that the Tropical depression located south of coastal areas of Dhofar governorate at longitude 54.5°E and latitude 16.5°N with estimated surface wind speed around the center between 17 and 25 knots (30 to 45 Km/hr).

The Tropical depression is about 50 km away from Salalah and it is expected to move toward the coast of Dhofar governorate and it is likely to intensify and crossing the coast during the coming hours.

The continuous of heavy rain (100-200 mm) during the next 24 hours associated with fresh to strong winds and wadis with a reduction in horizontal visibility and sea conditions will be rough along with governorates of Dhofar (4-5 meters) and AlWusta (3 meters).


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Norway suffers snowiest winter since 1958 - "Still absurd amounts of snow in the mountains right now"

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Recently released data from the Norwegian government has revealed this past winter was Norway's snowiest for over 60 years. And now, news website latestfromeurope.com reports that preparations are being put in place to deal with the "huge flooding this summer as the snow melts" — an event climate alarmists will no doubt cite as further evidence of their imagined heat-induced Apocalypse, so look forward to that...

According to official government data, you have to go all the way back to 1958 to find a winter with more snow than 2020.

In addition, the month of May is continuing that snowy trend, seeing "more than three times as much snow as usual in many places," said Heidi Bakke Stranden, spokeswoman for the Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate. "Where it's usually one meter, it's three meters today. Compared to last year it is like night and day," she added.