Severe Storms

Twin Cyclones in the Indian Ocean
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Twin Cyclones in the Indian Ocean

The pair of weakening storms probably will not bring catastrophe to land, but they lined up and put on a show for satellites.

Published May 9, 2022

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Deluge in South Africa
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Deluge in South Africa

In the KwaZulu-Natal coastal province, heavy rainfall spurred deadly flooding and landslides.

Published Apr 14, 2022

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Flooding in Eastern Australia
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Flooding in Eastern Australia

Yet another extreme precipitation event sent rivers out of their banks, inundating coastal towns and prompting evacuations.

Published Apr 8, 2022

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Great Barrier Reef Mass Bleaching Event
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Great Barrier Reef Mass Bleaching Event

It was the sixth such widespread bleaching event of the reef since 1998, and the first to occur during La Niña conditions, which are typically cooler.

Published Apr 6, 2022

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Storm-Ravaged Madagascar Faces Another Storm
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Storm-Ravaged Madagascar Faces Another Storm

Cyclone Emnati marks the fifth time in six weeks that heavy rain and destructive wind are blowing in from the Indian Ocean.

Published Feb 22, 2022

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