12th October - Today's News: Spring Snow Causes Chaos in Eastern Australia
It might be spring down under, but snow causes havoc across eastern Australia and there's also a 'big and nasty' storm due to hit NZ this weekend.
Yesterday, in Britain, Clovelly flooding damages houses after heavy rain and todays there's a torrential rain warning for east of Scotland with the Red Cross called in to evacuate residents as Fife bears brunt of rain
Meanwhile, records keep tumbling in America where it's now been the warmest January-September on record in US. NOAA's Sept report is here
Nearby super-Earth likely a diamond planet