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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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Typhoon Hagibis, Japan, Oct 2019

Typhoon Hagibis made landfall on Saturday night, October 12th in the Shizuoka Prefecture of Japan.  The storm caused extensive damage with strong winds and torrential rain that gave rise to […]

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Topical Storm Imelda, southeastern Texas, Sept 2019

Tropical Storm Imelda made landfall in southeastern Texas on September 17, 2019. The slow moving storm inundated the region with rain for days, dumping up to forty inches in some […]

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Hurricane Dorian, Bahamas and U.S. East Coast, September 2019

Hurricane Dorian made landfall on Grand Bahama Island on Sunday, September 1 as a Category 5 storm. Dorian stalled over the island and lingered for two days, dumping up to […]

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