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Italy: 29 inches of rain in 12 hours sets new European record as extreme weather lashes country

More than 29 inches of rain – nearly two-and-a-half feet – fell in 12 hours in Italy this week, breaking a European record, as parts of the country were hit by extreme weather. The commune of Rossiglione in Genoa, Liguria, was among the worst affected with the record deluge of 29.2in of rain on Monday […]

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Wild weather: Rain band, thunderstorms to ‘move swiftly’ up North Island

The wild weather that has battered the South Island’s West Coast is tracking north – bringing rain and possible thunderstorms to the North Island. A “red warning” has been issued for Buller and Westland – as heavy rain caused flooding, slips, major road closures, evacuations and left people trapped on the roofs of their cars […]

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Denver weather: Rain continues Monday, pushing city closer to surpassing 2020 precipitation total – The Denver Post

Denver could have more precipitation on the year by the end of Tuesday than the city had in the entire year of 2020.   As of 7 a.m. Monday, Denver had received nearly half an inch of precipitation from the current storm, bringing the annual total to over 7 inches of rainfall, according to figures […]