Severe, Record-Breaking Weather Smacks Into US This Weekend

The US is exceeding its year-to-date tornado count, with at least 705 tornadoes having hit the country this year so far.

Cold front sweeping country, strong winds and 6m waves - what to expect from this week’s weather

Temperatures a tipped to dip to -3C tomorrow. Find out where.

Doctors treat hundreds of victims of heatstroke in Pakistan after heatwave hits the country

Doctors are treating hundreds of victims of heatstroke at hospitals across Pakistan

Weather forecasters warn Pakistanis to stay indoors ahead of new heat wave

Authorities in Pakistan urged people to stay indoors as the country is hit by an extreme heat wave that threatens to bring dangerously high temperatures and yet another round of glacial-driven floods

Weather: Bay of Plenty and Rotorua under severe weather watch

An active front is expected to move eastwards across Bay of Plenty.

Weather: Raft of flooding jobs in Auckland, severe weather advisories issued for North Island, warning of flash flooding and thunderstorms

The eastern North Island is in the firing line on Tuesday.

Cost of living: Broccoli prices drop over 30 per cent due to stable weather

This time a year ago, fresh produce was at the mercy of extreme weather events.

Iran’s President and Foreign Minister feared dead in helicopter crash | BBC News

A huge search operation is underway in Iran after a helicopter carrying the country’s President Ebrahim Raisi crashed in the mountainous north-west of the co...

Severe weather warnings possible as heavy downpours loom for North Island

A subtropical low is expected to form northeast of New Zealand today.

Weather: Rainmaker to bring heavy downpours to parts of North Island

Heavy rain watch issued for Hawke's Bay and Gisborne ahead of subtropical system.

Hawke’s Bay weather: MetService issues heavy rain watch

The MetService has issued a heavy rain watch, but there is still uncertainty.

Parts of northern India scorched by extreme heat with New Delhi on high alert

On Friday, parts of New Delhi reported up to 116 degrees Fahrenheit.

Horse microchip programme under way after Cyclone Gabrielle losses

Disappearance and death of horses during the storm highlighted the need for microchips.

Clear weather ahead of Wellington Phoenix game; temperatures plummet in the south

MetService has a raft of advisories in place for the lower south.

Weekend weather: Snow for South Island, sunshine for North Island - MetService

'Choice' weather is on the way for our biggest city but there are snow warnings for south.

Whanganui weather: Settled and clear days expected this weekend

Whanganui and surrounding areas can expect clear and settled weather.

Worst weather is over but thunderstorms still possible in some areas

A swathe of severe thunderstorm warnings were in place for parts of the North Island.

National Emergency Management Agency review highlights lack of well-trained staff to deal with severe weather events

“We do not have enough well trained Nema staff or surge staff to deploy,” the report read.

Severe weather, surface flooding, possible tornado hit Thames, Coromandel

Hundreds of properties are without power.

Sweltering heat across Asia was 45 times more likely because of climate change, study finds

Sizzling heat across Asia and the Middle East in late April that echoed last year’s destructive swelter was made 45 times more likely in some parts of the continent because of human-caused climate change, a study Tuesday found

Weather: Heavy rain and thunderstorms for parts of the North Island, tornadoes possible

The top of the North Island will bear the brunt of heavy downpours in the morning.