Map of Selected Global Significant Events during January 2004 information about drought in the western US information on severe cold in parts of the Northeast U.S. and eastern Canada information about heavy snowfall in areas of Europe information on flooding in parts of Brazil information about severe weather in parts of Germany information about severe cold and snow in parts of Turkey information about drought in parts of South Africa information about Tropical Cyclone Elita information about Tropical Cyclone Ken information about Tropical Cyclone Heta information about cold weather in parts of South Asia