Severe Storms

2020 Hurricanes Damage Vulnerable Mangroves
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2020 Hurricanes Damage Vulnerable Mangroves

Central America experienced one of its most intense hurricane season in years, leading to widespread degradation to coastal environments.

Published Jan 13, 2021

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Mount Fuji’s Missing Snow
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Mount Fuji’s Missing Snow

The lack of snow cover in December left Japan’s iconic mountain looking a little different than usual.

Published Jan 12, 2021

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Heavy Snowfall Blankets Spain
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Heavy Snowfall Blankets Spain

Meteorologists declared it the largest snowfall in the region since 1971.

Published Jan 11, 2021

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Aral Sea in Winter
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Aral Sea in Winter

Cold temperatures through December sustain areas of snow and ice across Central Asia’s inland lake.

Published Dec 31, 2020

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Nor’easter Exits the U.S. Northeast
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Nor’easter Exits the U.S. Northeast

Areas of clear sky revealed a blanket of white across Mid-Atlantic states, while harder-hit areas remained obscured by clouds.

Published Dec 18, 2020

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