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Natural Event

Hagibis Floods Japan
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Hagibis Floods Japan

The typhoon’s rapid intensification was followed by far-reaching damage in Honshu.

Published Oct 15, 2019

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Hagibis Heads Toward Japan
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Hagibis Heads Toward Japan

A broad region could experience destructive winds as the typhoon approaches land.

Published Oct 11, 2019

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Super Typhoon Hagibis
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Super Typhoon Hagibis

The typhoon grew from a tropical storm to a category 5 storm in less than a day.

Published Oct 8, 2019

Atmosphere Water Severe Storms

A River of Smoke
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A River of Smoke

Fires raged in Bolivia’s lowlands throughout much of August and September.

Published Oct 4, 2019

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Smoke Filled Canyons, Arizona
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Smoke Filled Canyons, Arizona

During morning and evening hours, dense smoke often settles in low-lying areas and becomes trapped due to temperature inversions.

Published Oct 4, 2019

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