T lightning storms in Italy set new precipitation records in Europe, with a Colossal 740.6 mm (29 inches) of rain falling in just 12 hours over Rossiglione in Genoa on October 4. In another record, set 20 miles to the west, Cairo Montenotte received a deluge of 496 mm in just six o'clock.
Above average temperatures, humid Mediterranean air and an advancing low pressure system contributed to the development of spectacular thunderstorms over much of the Italy . The enormous amounts of precipitation caused landslides, damage to fields and blocked roads.
At least 14 people were killed and more than 1,000 homes damaged after Tropical Cyclone Shaheen hit parts of northeastern Oman on October 3. Shaheen brought 369mm of rain to Al-Khaboura, including 200mm in the capital of Oman, Muscat.
Shaheen is the first cyclone to use this trail particular since 1890. Cleanliness The installation operation should cost 100 million dollars (£ 73million) after Shaheen caused storm surges, floods, landslides and overflowing dams.
Typhoon Saturday Lionrock hit parts of the northern South China Sea with heavy rainfall and high winds. Authorities in Hong Kong issued their third highest storm signal, No.8, at 6:40 a.m. local time, forcing the shutdown of transportation networks, offices and schools. Lionrock suffered a Storm Signal # 8 for 22 hours - the longest duration since severe Tropical Storm Agnes in 1978.