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Deadly Floods in Brazil
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Deadly Floods in Brazil

This color-coded map shows rainfall anomalies for northeastern Brazil from June 7 to June 20, 2010.

Atmosphere Land Floods

Heavy Rains in Malaysia
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Heavy Rains in Malaysia

This color-coded map shows rainfall amounts in Malaysia and Indonesia from December 24, 2012, to January 6, 2013.

Severe Storms

Monsoon Brings Below-Average Rain to Much of India, Bangladesh
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Monsoon Brings Below-Average Rain to Much of India, Bangladesh

Most of India and Bangladesh are brown, showing that less rain fell than average during the week of July 14-20, when monsoon rains should have been falling.

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Flooding in India
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Flooding in India

This color-coded map shows precipitation amounts over India, Nepal, and the surrounding region July 10 to 16, 2011.

Floods

Record Rain Floods Brazil
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Record Rain Floods Brazil

More than two feet of rain fell in parts of southeast Brazil during December, resulting in widespread flooding.

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Heavy Rain in Istanbul
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Heavy Rain in Istanbul

This image shows rainfall estimates for northwestern Turkey and the surrounding region from September 2 to September 9, 2009. The lightest amounts appear in pale green, and the heaviest amounts appear in blue.

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Heavy Rain in the Southeastern United States
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Heavy Rain in the Southeastern United States

This color-coded image shows rainfall amounts over the southeastern United States from December 9 to 15, 2009. Heaviest amounts appear in blue and lightest amounts appear in green.

Atmosphere Land Severe Storms

Heavy Rain in China
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Heavy Rain in China

Heavy rain around Shanghai from July 15 to 21, 2010, exacerbated ongoing flooding and landslides.

Atmosphere Severe Storms

Floods in Southern India
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Floods in Southern India

This analysis shows rainfall totals across southern India from September 29 to October 5, 2009. The heaviest rainfall appears in blue and the lightest rainfall appears in pale green. Rain extends from the Arabian Sea to the Bay of Bengal.

Atmosphere Floods