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Hurricane Sally, September 2020

Hurricane Sally was a Category 2 storm when it made landfall on Wednesday, September 16, near Gulf Shores, Alabama, about 30 miles from Pensacola, Florida. The slow-moving storm brought damaging […]

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West Coast Wildfires, September 2020

Numerous wildfires are blazing across the West Coast of the U.S. Twenty deaths have been reported, with more expected. 3 million acres have burned in California this fire season. Wildfires […]

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Hurricane Laura, Gulf of Mexico, August 2020

Hurricane Laura made landfall near Cameron, Louisiana early Thursday, August 27, 2020. The Category 4 storm was one of the largest to make landfall in the United States. Laura left […]

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Cyclone Amphan, India and Bangladesh, May 2020

The powerful cyclone Amphan made landfall along India’s eastern coastline in West Bengal, near the border of Bangladesh, on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Parts of West Bengal and Odisha states […]

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Severe storms, southern U.S., April, 2020

A deadly outbreak of storms tore through the southern U.S. on April 12 and 13th, 2020. At least 35 people were killed by the storms and thousands were left without […]

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Tornadoes in Tennessee, March 2020

Severe weather and tornadoes caused major damage in central Tennessee early Tuesday, March 3, 2020. At least 25 people were killed and hundreds of buildings were badly damaged or destroyed.  […]

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Storm Dennis, Northern Europe, February 2020

Storm Dennis, a strong extratropical cyclone, brought heavy rain and gale force winds to Great Britain and parts of Europe this weekend, February 16-17, 2020. Some parts of the UK […]

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M6.4 Earthquake in Puerto Rico, Jan 2020

A M6.4 earthquake struck off the coast of Puerto Rico early Tuesday, January 7, 2020. The epicenter of the quake was between the towns of Ponce and Guanica. Widespread power and […]

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Brush fires in Australia, January 2020

Brush fires have been raging through large swathes of Australia. Over 72,000 square miles of land have burned, particularly in the states of Victoria and New South Wales, but including […]

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Typhoon Kammuri, the Philippines, Dec 2019

Typhoon Kammuri, also referred to as Tisoy, made landfall on Luzon, the most populous island of the Philippines, on Monday, December 2, 2019. The strong storm, equivalent to a Category […]

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