Spanish Plume brings summer weather to UK, France, Spain and Portugal this week

The first days of summer temperatures come to western Europe this week as a Spanish Plume forms - temperatures will reach Read more

The most active and best lightning in Europe – where is it?

Which places in Europe get the most lightning? What are Europe's lightning hot spots? It is official: north Italy Read more

The place with the most lightning in the world

Imagine a place with lightning 297 nights a year, up to 10 hours per day! Sounds like something out of science fiction? Such Read more

Hail world records: the biggest, heaviest, and deadliest hail

Imagine a melon-sized chunk of ice falling out of the sky? Punching a hole in your car windshield? Your roof? Breaking bone? Hail Read more

Severe thunderstorms: how bad is actually severe?

With storm season in Europe kicking off and increasing talk about severe thunderstorms - just what does severe in severe Read more