Storms: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
‘Dennis’ storm hits UK and France
Published: February 18, 2020
The United Kingdom recently witnessed a devastating storm named ‘Dennis’, after which the weather agency of the country issued a Danger to life warning. There were widespread flooding and heavy winds across the country. In the last 48 hours, as many as 594 warnings and alerts had been issued. The places which were affected include ..
Storm ‘Ciara’ hits Europe
Published: February 11, 2020
European countries witnessed a devastating storm named ‘Ciara’, which caused huge damage and killed as many as six people. The hurricane-force winds and heavy rains damaged several thousand buildings in the region. The storm moved on near Germany, after hitting Britain and Ireland. It was called as ‘Ciara’ by the Irish weather service and dubbed as ..
Remnants of Cyclone Trevor : 150 mm rains
Published: March 25, 2019
After the gusty winds striking at 250 – 300 km per hour speed, it is now role of the after rains to hit the coastal areas. The forecasters warn that there could be 150 – 200 mm of rains in the parts of Eastern Australia in the coming days. On the other side of Autralia, ..
Cyclone Trevor hits Australia
Published: March 23, 2019
Trevor is categorised as Category four cyclonic storm. The officials have declared the state of emergency. Flash floods are expected after the storm. Also, the storm is huge that it is expected to bring a year’s rainfall in just 2 days. The winds are expected to lash the lands at 250 km per hour. There ..