Floods

Extreme Monsoon Rains in Pakistan
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Extreme Monsoon Rains in Pakistan

The 2020 rainy season has caused fatal flooding and crop loss across Pakistan.

Published Sep 24, 2020

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Record Flooding in Sudan
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Record Flooding in Sudan

A wetter-than-usual rainy season in Sudan has devastated communities across the country.

Published Sep 17, 2020

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Flooding, Blackouts in the Wake of Laura
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Flooding, Blackouts in the Wake of Laura

The storm surge and rainfall from the category 4 hurricane inundated parts of the Louisiana coast, while winds wiped out electric power to many.

Published Aug 31, 2020

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Laura Makes Landfall
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Laura Makes Landfall

A satellite acquired this nighttime view of the storm two hours after landfall.

Published Aug 27, 2020

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A Dangerous Storm Nears the Gulf Coast
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A Dangerous Storm Nears the Gulf Coast

Hurricane Laura is poised to cause an unusually large and damaging storm surge.

Published Aug 26, 2020

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