The storm hit just days ahead of the APEC summit of Asia-Pacific leaders.
The composite image above, released by NASA, shows a large atmospheric river stretching from China on the left to the coast of North America on the right.
Pilots battled gale-force winds at Birmingham Airport on Saturday as the effects of Storm Brian began to batter Britain. Planes were caught on camera swaying wildly from side-to-side as sheer wind str...
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A 5,000-mile-long belt of rain is battering the Northwest this week, an "atmospheric river" stretching across the Pacific Ocean from China to British Columbia. The storm system, which some weather off...
Yes, it's really been that long since proper rain.
The remnants of Hurricane Ophelia is set to hit the British Isles on Monday, with gusts of wind of up to 90mph forcing schools to close as the Met Office warns there is a "danger to life". Severe weat...
Coffins were washed downhill from the Lares Municipal Cemetery by a landslide in the wake of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico.
At least 21 people have been killed in the blazes.
San Juan Mayor Carmen Yulín Cruz has been an outspoken critic of the federal government's response to the hurricane that devastated Puerto Rico.
The official number of deaths in Puerto Rico related to Hurricane Maria has now risen from 36 to 39. Héctor M. Pesquera, secretary of the Puerto Rico Department of Public Safety, described the...
BILOXI,MS-OCTOBER 7, 2017: The eye of Hurricane Nate pushes ashore at a category 1 storm in Biloxi, Mississippi October 7, 2017. (Photo by Mark Wallheiser/Getty Images)
Residents are bathing and collecting drinking water in limited quantities from freshwater sources, or using bottled water provided by the U.S. military.
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Nate made its second U.S. landfall early Sunday as a Category 1 hurricane near the Mississippi city of Biloxi, according to the National Hurricane Center. It's the first hurricane to make landfall in...
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It's the fourth major storm to hit the U.S. in less than two months.
Heatwaves have been responsible for more human deaths than any other natural hazard, including bushfires, storms and floods.
Further proof that it's hard to get a drink in Sydney.
Even if the Paris climate agreement targets are achieved.
One lady missed him four times.
HAYALES DE COAMO, PUERTO RICO - SEPTEMBER 24: Lizzy Alicea wipes away tear as she sees her after traveling from San Juan to check on her because she couldn't get through on the telephone after Hurricane Maria passed through the area on September 24, 2017 in Hayales de Coamo, Puerto Rico. Puerto Rico experienced widespread damage after Hurricane Maria, a category 4 hurricane, passed through. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
The 2015 Dungog floods struck swiftly and were ultimately lethal.
Hilda Colon wakes up after sleeping in a shelter set up at the Pedrin Zorrilla coliseum after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in San Juan, Puerto Rico, September 25, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
A week after Hurricane Mariadevastated Puerto Rico, many of the millions of Americans with friends and relatives on the island still haven't heard from their loved ones. As some desperately search for...
Tales of devastation continue to flow out of Puerto Rico, one of the islands tragically struck by Hurricane Maria. Millions are without cell service or power. Some are being discovered, days after the...
Carmen Marrero takes a rest while she cleans debris from her house after the area was hit by Hurricane Maria in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico September 24, 2017. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
Temps are set to ratchet up on Wednesday.
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We've heard devastating stories in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey and Hurricane Irma, but not nearly enough about the impact of Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico. The US territory was slammed by the t...
Flooding saturates the neighborhood of Juana Matos in Catano, Puerto Rico, in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria on Friday.
Records have tumbled across the country.
Cars drive through a flooded road in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in San Juan on Sept. 21, 2017.
About 70,000 people in Puerto Rico's northwestern municipalities of Isabela and Quebradillas were being urged to evacuate immediately Friday after the Guajataca Dam there was found to be in "imminent"...
Authorities are still assessing the toll exacted by Hurricane Maria on Puerto Rico this week, but it's certain that the damage inflicted has been both massive and is likely to grow. "We still don't ha...
Saturday's going to be a scorcher
Police surround the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, which had no air conditioning after Hurricane Irma knocked out power, on Sept. 13, 2017 in Hollywood, Fla. Three people died at the center and three others later died at Memorial Regional Hospital. (John McCall, South Florida Sun-Sentinel/TNS via Getty Images)
The children's father did not survive the devastating storm.
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Staff at a Florida nursing home where nine patients fell ill last week and eventually died after its air conditioning was knocked out for days made entries into patients' medical records that inaccura...
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At least 225 people have been killed following the 7.1 magnitude quake.
Part of a Central Florida home was swallowed by a sinkhole in a devastating act caught on video
Serious 'Septemperatures' are coming. Yes, we just made up that word.
“I wasn’t sure what all the sounds were until I got up and saw the big, huge cracks in the walls."
Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico early Wednesday morning as a potentially catastrophic Category 5 storm, packing vicious winds and dangerous storm surges. The hurricane made landfall around 4...
Hurricane Maria is shown in the Atlantic Ocean about 85 miles east of Martinique in this September 17, 2017 NASA handout satellite photo. NASA/Handout via REUTERS ATTENTION EDITORS - THIS IMAGE WAS PROVIDED BY A THIRD PARTY.
It's now 45 days since the ground was properly wet in Sydney.
Hurricane Maria has "rapidly" intensified into a major hurricane and will likely begin pounding populated areas Monday afternoon or evening, the National Hurricane Center warned. Forecasters reported...