UK weather: Tail end of Hurricane Zeta will dump up to a foot of rain on Britain

UK weather: Tail end of Hurricane Zeta will dump up to a foot of rain on Britain

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Remnants of a tropical hurricane barrelling over the Atlantic Ocean are set to drench parts of Britain with nearly a foot of rain in the next few days – prompting a ‘danger to life’ flood warning.  Met Office warnings have been issued from today until Sunday, covering Wales and North West England, with the worst-affected
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Tropical Storm Zeta racing along after slamming into Louisiana as powerful Category 2 hurricane

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A fast-moving Zeta weakened to a tropical storm as it barreled northeast Thursday morning after ripping through Louisiana and Mississippi and moving into Alabama. The storm hit land Wednesday afternoon over the small village of Cocodrie, Louisiana as a strong Category 2 and then moved swiftly across the New Orleans area and into neighboring Mississippi,
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Live Updates: Hurricane Zeta battering Gulf Coast ; At least 1 dead

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Hurricane Zeta continues to batter the Gulf Coast and produce life-threatening storm surge, as well as, strong winds over southeastern Louisiana and Mississippi. At least one person has died, a 55-year-old man who was electrocuted by a downed power line, according to a Louisiana coroner. The storm knocked out power to thousands and threatened to
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Hurricane Sandy: Michael Bloomberg and Andrew Cuomo blame hurricane on climate change

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Will global warming bring storm barriers to New York Harbor? Bloomberg and Cuomo blame Hurricane Sandy on climate change Governor Cuomo makes unprecedented suggestion of a possible levee being built for the city Despite a chorus of support for the climate change link, some experts deny there is sufficient evidence to blame global warming for
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Hurricane Sandy miracle: Couple survive superstorm to welcome a baby boy

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A miracle blooms in Hurricane Sandy: Couple survive superstorm and trapped ambulance to welcome a baby boy in evacuation center A miracle blooms in Hurricane Sandy: Couple survive superstorm and trapped ambulance to welcome a baby boy in evacuation center The 35 week pregnant Christine Schleppy started to get contractions just as the Hurricane hit
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Hurricane Zeta strengthens into Category 2 storm and speeds up ahead of Gulf Coast landfall

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Heavy wind, rain and surge that could reach 5 to 8 feet above normal tide were forecast to move in ahead of landfall in southeastern Louisiana, according to the National Hurricane Center. The storm, which is located 155 miles south-southwest of New Orleans, has picked up pace and is now moving at 20 mph at
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Louisiana under hurricane warning as Zeta leaves Mexico’s Yucatán | World news

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Sign up for the Guardian Today US newsletter Louisiana is once again under a hurricane warning, after Zeta left Mexico’s Yucatán peninsula on a path that could see it hit New Orleans on Wednesday night as a category 2 storm. The 27th named storm in a very busy Atlantic season, made its Mexican landfall as
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