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2 dead after more severe weather in Honduras

Flood rescue in Cantarranas, Honduras, May 2020.
© Bomberos Honduras
Flood rescue in Cantarranas, Honduras, May 2020.
Further severe weather has affected parts of Honduras, where media report at least 2 people have died in the last 2 days as a result.

Severe weather in the country from 26 to 28 May caused 2 fatalities. One person died after a lightning strike in Tegucigalpa. The second fatality occurred after heavy rain caused a house to collapse in Esquías, Comayagua Department.

Areas worst hit by heavy rain and flooding were in Francisco Morazán, where 101 families were affected according to the Permanent Contingency Commission (Copeco). The Fire Department carried out flood rescues in Cantarranas (also known as San Juan de Flores), Francisco Morazán Department, after flooding from the Choluteca river swept away a vehicle carrying 2 passengers.

Cloud Grey

Noctilucent clouds are intensifying

On May 17th, NASA's AIM spacecraft detected the first noctilucent clouds (NLCs) of summer. Those first electric-blue smudges were barely visible. Since then, however, the clouds have rapidly intensified. Recent images from orbit show a growing bank of NLCs pinwheeling just inside the Arctic Circle:
NLCs in May 2020
NLCs are Earth's highest clouds. Seeded by meteoroids, they float at the edge of space more than 80 km above the ground. The clouds form when summertime wisps of water vapor rise up to the mesosphere, allowing water to crystallize around specks of meteor smoke. Last summer, they spread as far south as Los Angeles and Las Vegas, setting records for low-latitude sightings.


White-chinned Petrel seabird from southern hemisphere turns up in Orkney, Scotland - only 2nd ever recorded in northern hemisphere

Robert's excellent photos managed to capture the white 'chin' and silvery appearance to the primaries
© Robert Foubister
Robert's excellent photos managed to capture the white 'chin' and silvery appearance to the primaries
On Monday 25 May I decided to go for a walk along the coastal path at Scapa Beach, Mainland Orkney, to look for some Yellow Wagtails and keep an eye on the sea for any cetaceans. I had no luck with the wagtails but, as I was heading back from my walk, I scanned the sea with my binoculars before spotting something different in the sky.

A white beak was the first thing I noticed as being unusual - it was almost eagle-like - but I knew it wasn't bird of prey and more likely a skua of some description, so I decided to get some photos. The bird had first appeared at approximately 7.30 am along the east coast of Scapa Flow just below Gaitnip Farm and headed over Scapa Bay, to the west coast of the flow, and up over Lingro Farm where it gained height, circling above the fields in an almost Common Buzzard-like manner.

As I was watching it I started thinking that it was something different to normal, as it had an unusual wingbeat and flying style (almost reminscent of an owl!) and a white beak and black body with long wings. What was this? The bird then started to head east again back over Scapa Bay, before flying up over the hill towards the airport. That was the last I saw of it.


Flood situation worsens in Assam, India - 1 dead, nearly 300,000 affected

The flood situation in Assam worsened on Wednesday with one person losing his life and nearly three lakh people suffering in the deluge across 11 districts.

According to the daily flood report of the Assam State Disaster Management Authority (ASDMA), one person was killed at Rongjuli in Goalpara district.

At present, around 2.72 lakh persons are affected due to flood in Dhemaji, Lakhimpur, Nagaon, Hojai, Darrang, Barpeta, Nalbari, Goalpara, West Karbi Anglong, Dibrugarh and Tinsukia districts, it said.

Goalpara is the worst-hit district with 2.15 lakh people affected, followed by Nalbari with over 22,000 people hit and Nagaon with nearly 11,000 persons.


Adapt 2030 Ice Age Report: Above the ecliptic energetic changes are now visible

Above the ecliptic
© YouTube/Adapt 2030 (screen capture)
It's as if governments around the planet know that the energetic changes sweeping our solar system and the spiral arm of our galaxy will usher in changes that will naturally reset humanity. This explains the unbelievably reckless money printing and ripping apart of the global economy unchecked. The Hollywood-esque headlines need to become more and more distracting to keep the populace unaware until they are not.

Comment: For more information on this and much more read, Earth Changes and the Human-Cosmic Connection by Pierre Lescaudron and Laura Knight-Jadczyk.


Spectacular 'underwater tornado' captured near Australian reef

underwater tornado
© Twitter/Schmidt Ocean
A team of ocean researchers stumbled across what appeared to be some type of 'underwater tornado' (pictured) while conducting a study near Moore Reef, off the coast of Cairns
A team of researchers conducting a study near an Australian reef stumbled across an amazing sight when their cameras picked up an 'underwater tornado'.

Schmidt Ocean Institute researchers were performing a remote expedition on Moore Reef, off the coast of Cairns in Queensland, when they made the discovery on May 22.

'That's amazing. It's like it's created an underwater tornado, I've never seen that before,' one of the researchers is heard saying.

Australian marine geologist Dr Robin Beaman watched the live feed and explained how unusual the sighting was.

'There is such a thing called benthic storms, this is kind of at a broader level, this is like a benthic tornado,' the researcher said.

'It is actually leaving a trail on the sea floor, that was so strange.'


Meili Mountain Park in China closes after heavy snowfall, rain

Meili Snow Mountains in Deqen County, southwest China's Yunnan Province.

Meili Snow Mountains in Deqen County, southwest China's Yunnan Province.
On Tuesday May 26th southwest China's Yunnan Province bad weather forced authorities to lock Meili Snow Mountain National Park in Deqin County.

On Wednesday May 27th local authorities stated that the park's inside and outside roads suffered damage due to the continuous rain and heavy snow, and to guarantee the security of tourists and pilgrims, publicity department mentioned that the company operating the park carried out urgent situation effort.


Ice Age Farmer Report: FOOD - What's in it? Who knows! FDA drops labels as "Fake Food" rolls out

The FDA has waived labeling requirements, allowing producers to change ingredients WITHOUT updating the label -- WHY? Christian explores this loss in fidelity of information on your food, and how it enables the masking of underlying food shortages AND the rollout of "Fake Food" as we witness the total technocratic takeover of food.


Cloud Precipitation

Severe flood hits Estelí, Nicaragua

Severe flash flood hit Estelí, NICARAGUA - May 26,2020

Cloud Lightning

Lightning strike kills 2 teenagers in Pangasinan, Philippines

Two teenagers, stranded due to the pandemic, died Tuesday after being struck by lightning while playing and taking a shower in the rain, authorities said.

Maria Veronica Ligtasy, 16 years old, resident of Barangay 149 Raxa Bago Street, Tondo, Manila and Marilyn Rutur, 15 years old, resident of Block 96, Lot 6 Kawal Purok 4, Dagatdagatan, Caloocan City were pronounced dead on arrival when rushed to the Mapandan Community Hospital in Mapandan, Pangasinan.

Both were reportedly staying with relatives in Barangay Aseda as they were stranded during the lockdown. Being minors, the two were not allowed to travel during the duration of the lockdown.