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Hurricane Ida, Aug-Sept 2021

Hurricane Ida made landfall as a Category 4 storm, the fifth-strongest storm to hit the U.S. mainland. The storm struck land on August 29th near Port Fourchon, Louisiana, about 60 […]

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7.2M earthquake in Haiti, August 2021

A 7.2M earthquake struck Haiti 78 miles west of the Haitian capital Port-au-Prince on August 14, 2021. The death toll has grown to near 2,000 as response operations continue. The […]

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Severe flooding in Germany and Belgium, July 2021

Torrential rainfall is causing severe flooding in parts of Germany, Belgium, the Netherlands, and Luxembourg. While at least 46 people have been reported killed by the flood waters, the extent […]

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Cyclone Tauktae, India, May 2021

Cyclone Tauktae made landfall along the west coast of India on Monday, May 17, 2021 with wind speeds equivalent to a Category 3 storm, the strongest recorded in the area. […]

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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. Wildfires have burned more than 3 million acres of land in California this fire season, destroyed over 7,000 structures, […]

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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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