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Floods

The Mississippi and Missouri are Badly Swollen
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The Mississippi and Missouri are Badly Swollen

At least 200 gauges along the waterways of the Central United States reported some level of flooding.

Published Mar 23, 2019

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Flooding on the Lower Mississippi Continues
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Flooding on the Lower Mississippi Continues

Much of the Lower Mississippi River was flooded in March.

Published Mar 20, 2019

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Icy Floodwaters Grind Through Iowa
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Icy Floodwaters Grind Through Iowa

Ice chunks can exacerbate spring floods by blocking rivers and plowing into homes and infrastructure.

Published Mar 19, 2019

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Historic Floods Inundate Nebraska
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Historic Floods Inundate Nebraska

An unusually cold winter and intense spring storm came together to produce record-breaking floods on several rivers in Nebraska.

Published Mar 18, 2019

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Fires Rage in Victoria
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Fires Rage in Victoria

At least 380 small and large fires burned in the Australian state in the first week of March.

Published Mar 7, 2019

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