Daily Archives: April 18, 2011

Taal volcano- 21 quakes in 24 hours, thousands still refuse to evacuate

April 18, 2011 – MANILA – Volcanologists in the Philippines are closely monitoring a volcano on Luzon Island close to the capital, Manila, after a sudden spike in seismic activity. Twenty one volcanic earthquakes were recorded at Taal Volcano from … Continue reading

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Severe hailstorm kills 17, injures 150 in China

April 18, 2011 – BEIJING – Seventeen people have been killed, more than 150 injured and many millions affected by strong storms in southern China. Driving rain, gales and hailstorms have caused havoc in the southern Chinese province of Guangdong. … Continue reading

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Antarctic air to bring snow showers to parts of New Zealand

April 18, 2011 – CHRISTCHURCH, Nz – Freezing Antarctic air is moving up the country today bringing high winds, heavy rain and snow showers to parts of the country. MetService has issued a severe weather warning for Wellington, the Wairarapa and … Continue reading

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The day the sky fell: record 241 tornadoes carve up U.S. over 3 days

From Thursday, April 14, 2011 to Saturday, April, 16, 2011, devastating tornadoes rampaged across communities of the southern United States. Cities and towns from Oklahoma to North Carolina were assaulted by the deadly twisters. The tornado outbreak led to a … Continue reading

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