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Huge storms hit northern Europe, leave 3 dead

Jan 18, 2018 - 7:26 PM

(UPDATED) The Netherlands bears the brunt of the severe winter storms – the second this month – as bitter winds barrel off the North Sea to hit the low-lying country with full force

BAD WEATHER. People walk with a bicycle through fierce winds in Rotterdam, on January, 2018, during the second western storm of the year. Photo by Robin Utrecht/ANP/AFP

Torrential downpours wreak havoc in north Europe

May 31, 2016 - 11:05 PM

By Tuesday morning some 45 days worth of rain had fallen in just 24 hours along the French Belgium border according to Belgium s meteorological institute

RAIN. Water levels of the Rhine river have risen due to recent heavy rainfall in Ruedesheim, Germany, May 31, 2016. Photo by Boris Roessler/EPA

Deadly storm threatens European tidal surge

Dec 05, 2013 - 11:06 PM

Storm Xaver leaves 3 dead or missing and massive transportation disruption in Northern Europe