Extreme weather is anything that breaks the pattern of usual weather behaviours. Flash floods or heat waves are two examples, and there are many more besides! Recent years have seen a greater amount of unpredictability in our weather systems, with many scientists attributing this to the effects of global warming. They can be devastating or even beautiful, and make for some of the most dramatic photographs around.
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