California Wildfires, October 2017

Fire crews are making progress in their fight against deadly fires that have raged in northern California for over a week. Originally 17 wildfires, mostly concentrated in Napa and Sonoma counties, […]

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Hurricane Maria, September 2017

Just two weeks after Hurricane Irma devastated islands in the Caribbean,  Hurricane Maria offered a new threat. Category 5 Maria moved over the island of Dominica on Tuesday, September 18, […]

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M7.1 Earthquake in Mexico, September 2017

A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck the central Mexican state of Puebla on Tuesday, September 19. The epicenter was about 2.8 miles east-northeast of San Juan Raboso, 34.1 miles south-southwest of […]

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Hurricane Irma, September 2017

Category 5 Hurricane Irma was the strongest storm ever recorded in the Atlantic Ocean. The storm made landfall on Wednesday, September 6, sweeping over a string of Caribbean islands. The […]

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M8.2 Earthquake in Mexico, September 2017

Late Thursday night, September 7, a magnitude 8.2 earthquake, the most powerful to hit Mexico in a century, struck off shore of the country’s southern region. The quake was felt […]

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Hurricane Harvey, Texas, August 2017

Category 4 Hurricane Harvey made landfall on Friday, August 25, 2017 between Port Aransas and Port O’Conner, Texas. Harvey is not only a strong storm, it is slow moving, dropping over 50  inches […]

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Southeast Asia Flooding, August 2017

Heavy monsoon rains have devastated parts of Southeast Asia this summer. Over 41 million people in Bangladesh, India and Nepal have been impacted by flooding and landslides. Thousands of homes […]

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Typhoon Hato, China, August 2017

Typhoon Hato brought massive winds and flooding to Hong Kong and Macau in China. The storm made landfall on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 as a category 10 storm, which roughly […]

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Cyclone Debbie, Australia, March 2017

Cyclone Debbie made landfall near Airlie Beach, Queensland, Australia on Tuesday March 28, 2017 as a category 4 storm. Debbie pounded the north-east coast with heavy rain and winds for […]

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Tornadoes, Louisiana, February 2017

Multiple tornadoes touched down in southeast Louisiana on Tuesday, February 7, 2017. The tornadoes were part of a severe weather system moving through Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama. The largest tornado, […]

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