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Floods

Mangkhut Swamps Luzon
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Mangkhut Swamps Luzon

Northern Luzon took a direct hit from the super typhoon, bringing disastrous winds and rainfall.

Published Sep 18, 2018

Atmosphere Floods Severe Storms

Before and After the Kerala Floods
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Before and After the Kerala Floods

Swollen rivers have altered the landscape in India’s state of Kerala.

Published Aug 25, 2018

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A Flood for the Century in India
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A Flood for the Century in India

Abnormally heavy monsoon rains drenched southwestern India, leading to the worst flooding in Kerala since 1924.

Published Aug 22, 2018

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Rain Swamps the Mid-Atlantic
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Rain Swamps the Mid-Atlantic

A dip in the jet stream pulled moist, tropical air from the Caribbean to the Eastern Seaboard and triggered several days of intense rains.

Published Jul 25, 2018

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Severe Rainfall and Flooding in Japan
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Severe Rainfall and Flooding in Japan

Storms and heavy rains causes Japan’s worst flooding disaster in 35 years.

Published Jul 10, 2018

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