Massive hailstorm over Gauteng, South Africa
Severe thunderstorms with golf ball size hail and flash floods hit Gauteng province of South Africa in late November.
Severe thunderstorms over Sardinia
Flash floods caused by heavy thunderstorms tear through streets in Sardinia, submerging homes and killing at least 18 people.
Flash flood in Thessaloniki
On 17 September 2004, between 19:00 and 20:00 UTC, an episode of intense rain left 17 mm of water in Thessaloniki which caused flooding and the release of sewage waters (and rats) over the Bay of Thermaikos.
Smoke & dust streamers over Argentina seen by Met-10
Strong winds, high temperatures, and months of drought fuelled an outbreak of wildfire in northern Argentina in September 2013.
Flooding in Russia and China
The seasonal heavy rains over the area of the rivers Amur, Nen and Songhua in eastern Russia and north-eastern China produced particularly severe flooding this year.
Record Russian spring snowmelt
On 1 April Moscow had a record-breaking 65 cm (26 in) of snow on the ground, which caused major flooding when it melted.
Flash floods in Argentina
One of the heaviest storms on record caused flash floods in Argentina between 1–3 April.
Tropical low over Botswana
Tropical low over Botswana brings heavy rains to Zimbabwe, Botswana and Namibia.