Heavy rain in southern Japan has triggered flooding and landslides, leaving more than a dozen people presumed dead, about 10 missing and dozens stranded on rooftops waiting to be rescued.
Intermittent showers conspired to frustrate the West Indies as the opening day of the tourists’ second intra-squad encounter was washed out at a cold and damp Emirates Old Trafford.
No play was possible on the opening morning of the second West Indies intra-squad match because of rain, which looked set to eat into the afternoon session at Old Trafford as well.
Two flood alerts have been issued today following heavy rain across the north and north-east.
Temperatures are expected to drop over the weekend as rain and wind brings an end to the June heatwave.
Hail stones the size of £2 coins have hit parts of northern England as thunderstorms and torrential rain continue to sweep across the UK.
A warning for heavy rain has been issued for the north-east.
Thunderstorms and torrential rain are forecast to sweep across the UK, bringing an end to a week of blazing sunshine and scorching temperatures.
The Met Office has issued a thunderstorm warning for the north-east.
A number of ferry services have been cancelled and flood alerts issued across Scotland, with heavy rain and high winds sweeping the country.
Residents in the north-east are to be given special guidance on how to reduce their water usage following a drier than average winter.
A flood alert has been issued for Aberdeen and Aberdeenshire.
Heavy rain is set to hit the north-east today, according to the Met Office.
The Met Office is warning of heavy and persistent rain over the weekend which could cause flooding.
Police in the north-east are asking motorists to take extra care this morning due to surface water.
A warning for heavy rain has been issued for parts of the north-east.
A warning for heavy rain and flooding has been issued by the Met Office.
Council staff have been praised for their efforts to help clear up areas blighted by flooding in Aberdeen.
Torrential rain caused chaos in the region as stores were closed, concerts cancelled and cars became trapped on flooded roads.
A weather warning has been issued for heavy rain across the north-east.
A clean-up operation is under way to repair seven flood-hit bridges in the north-east.
Engineers have closed seven bridges in the north-east after a months’ worth of rain falling in seven hours.
A month’s worth of rain fell in just seven hours, destroying bridges, causing travel chaos and leaving a treasured tea room on the brink of collapse.
A weather warning has been issued for parts of Aberdeenshire.
Thunderstorms and flooding could hit the north-east today.
Heavy rain is set to hit the north-east today and more thunderstorms are forecast for the weekend, according to the Met Office.
Heavy rain is set to hit the north-east tomorrow and more thunderstorms are forecast for the weekend, according to the Met Office.
Heavy rain is set to hit the north-east this week, according to the Met Office.
Forecasters say thunderstorms could strike the north-east, with up to 40mm of rain falling on the region within a matter of hours – and have urged residents, drivers and traders to be prepared.
North-east residents basked in some of the hottest temperatures in Scotland – with highs of 27.3C (81.1F) recorded at Fyvie Castle.