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Hurricane Ian, Florida, Sept 2022

Hurricane Ian made landfall near Cayo Costa, Florida late afternoon, September 28 as a Category 4 storm, one of the strongest to hit west Florida. Ian brought high winds, heavy […]

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The Mosquito fire, Northern CA, September 2022

The Mosquito fire is currently the largest wildfire in California. The fire, which started on September 6, has burned over 64,000 acres of land in the Sierra Nevada mountains, west […]

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McKinney and Oak Wildfires, CA, July-August 2022

There are two large wildfires burning in Northern California, the McKinney fire and the Oak fire. The McKinney fire started on July 29 and is has burned over 60,000 acres, […]

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Flooding in eastern Kentucky, July 2022

Areas of eastern Kentucky are experiencing catastrophic flooding after heavy rainfall July 27 and 28th. The rain caused severe damage and killed at least 16 people. Waters rose quickly during […]

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Super Typhoon Rai, the Philippines, Dec 2021

Super Typhoon Rai, locally known as Odette, came ashore on Siargao Island in the Philippines on Thursday, December 16, 2021, bringing heavy rain which caused widespread flooding and landslides. The […]

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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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