• Manam Volcano Erupts in Papua New Guinea

    July 31, 2015; 4:57 AM ET

    Volcanic ash was sent 19,812 meters (65,000 feet) into the air as a result of the eruption, the Australian Bureau of Meteorology reported in an volcanic ash advisory.

  • Warmup in UK Follows Cool Week

    July 31, 2015; 4:38 AM ET

    England, especially, will be feeling warm with many highs of 23-25 C on Sunday, then 25-27 C on Monday.

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New York City, NY (1996)
No 90 degree reading in Central Park in all of June and July - the first time on record this has happened.

Kanata, Ontario, Canada (1996)
A severe thunderstorm downed electrical wires and trapped people in their cars and a bus for 1-2 hours. Amazingly, nobody was injured.

Scituate, MA (1769)
Hail fell 12" deep and remained on the ground for 30 hours.