4,000 Tourists Evacuated from Jordan’s Ancient Petra Flash Floods

A flash flood alarm was activated for the first time in Jordan’s Ancient City of Petra. Sirens blared just minutes before a torrent of water fed by the recent heavy rains came flooding into the Ancient City. Severe weather including record rainfall and flooding  has affected parts of the Middle East since late October, 2018, with many … More 4,000 Tourists Evacuated from Jordan’s Ancient Petra Flash Floods

Historic Flooding in Italy – Death Toll Rises to 30

Flooding over the weekend in Sicily, follows weeks of severe weather across Italy where the death toll has now risen to 30 Italy has been struck by severe weather across the whole country causing widespread damage.  To date, 30 casualties have died as a result of flood waters, landslides, and major wind damage with many … More Historic Flooding in Italy – Death Toll Rises to 30