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Severe Storms

Hurricane Isaias Moves Over the Caribbean
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Hurricane Isaias Moves Over the Caribbean

The category 1 hurricane is headed for a brush with Florida’s Atlantic Coast.

Published Jul 31, 2020

Atmosphere Water Severe Storms Human Presence Remote Sensing

Hurricane Hanna Makes Landfall
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Hurricane Hanna Makes Landfall

The category 1 hurricane caused flooding in southern parts of Texas.

Published Jul 27, 2020

Land Water Severe Storms

Excessive Monsoon Rains Flood Asia
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Excessive Monsoon Rains Flood Asia

By mid-July 2020, rainfall had triggered flooding and landslides that affected millions of people across South and East Asia.

Published Jul 22, 2020

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Poyang Lake Extremes
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Poyang Lake Extremes

Between 2019 and 2020, water levels went from barely there to the highest on record.

Published Jul 16, 2020

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Tropical Depression Cristobal
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Tropical Depression Cristobal

The tropical cyclone continued to weaken as it moved inland, but still threatened parts of the United States with heavy rain.

Published Jun 8, 2020

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