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Floods

Severe Rainfall and Flooding in Japan
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Severe Rainfall and Flooding in Japan

Storms and heavy rains causes Japan’s worst flooding disaster in 35 years.

Published Jul 10, 2018

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Red Clay Runoff in Lake Superior
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Red Clay Runoff in Lake Superior

After torrential flooding the upper Midwest, sediment runoff discolors Lake Superior.

Published Jun 29, 2018

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Southern Soaker
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Southern Soaker

A tropical system dumps nearly a foot of water over many parts of southeastern Texas.

Published Jun 22, 2018

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Superior Sediment
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Superior Sediment

After torrential downpours hit parts of northern Michigan and Wisconsin, swollen rivers sent sediment pouring into the Great Lake.

Published Jun 20, 2018

Land Water Floods

Massive Amounts of Rain in Michigan
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Massive Amounts of Rain in Michigan

In a matter of hours, torrential rainfall caused historic damage.

Published Jun 20, 2018

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