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Floods

Unusual Monsoon Season Causes Flooding in India
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Unusual Monsoon Season Causes Flooding in India

2019 has brought exceptional rain to some areas, and the monsoon is retreating later than any season in recent memory.

Published Oct 7, 2019

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Lorenzo Approaches Ireland
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Lorenzo Approaches Ireland

Though it has weakened since reaching category 5 strength, the hurricane is still bringing heavy rain and strong winds to the northeast Atlantic.

Published Oct 2, 2019

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Downpours Flood Southeast Texas
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Downpours Flood Southeast Texas

Parts of Houston and Beaumont are underwater after the remnants of Tropical Storm Imelda moved through the area.

Published Sep 20, 2019

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Floods Swamp Sudan
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Floods Swamp Sudan

After a wet August, floodwaters inundated villages, pastures, and croplands.

Published Sep 11, 2019

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Heavy Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia
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Heavy Monsoon Rains Flood South Asia

Western India and Burma (Myanmar) suffered through dramatic flooding and landslides in early August 2019.

Published Aug 14, 2019

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