No more heat wave for the Northeast, at least through the first week of August. All the weather data so far point to a very cool start to August compared with seasonal averages.
As Brazil gets hit repeatedly by unusually low temperatures, destroying crops, the flooding in China, including Henan province -- which accounts for 10% of their grains production -- has damaged wheat, infrastructure, and thousands of large hog farms
Devastating floods in Germany, China, Turkey, and India. Scorching hot weather in the Western U.S. and Canada.
China is building the foundations of what will become the largest artificial rain experiment in history, in an attempt to induce extra rainfall over the Tibetan Plateau.