More rain is forecast for northern California over the weekend, boosting firefighters’ efforts to extinguish the last of the wildfires that have raged there for two weeks, but raises the risk of flash floods and landslides in the scorched Sierra Nevada foothills.
Hurricane Rosa was on a track Sunday to drench northwest Mexico and parts of the U.S. Southwest, prompting tropical storm warnings for the Baja California coast and flash-flood watches for parts of four U.S. states.
Typhoon Mangkhut roared through the Philippines on Saturday, after tens of thousands of people evacuated their homes to escape the 550-mile-wide storm. More than 20 hours after landfall, at least 16 deaths were reported, but there were no signs of the kind of devastation wreaked […]
Record torrential rains across western and central Japan unleashed flooding and landslides in several residential areas, killing dozens and triggering weather warnings in four districts of the country.