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Floods

Tropical Cyclones are Stalling More
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Tropical Cyclones are Stalling More

Storms in the North Atlantic are lingering longer near the coast, leading to significantly more rainfall.

Published Jun 6, 2019

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Flooding Along the Arkansas River
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Flooding Along the Arkansas River

The Southern and Central United States have been drenched by rainstorms in the spring of 2019, leading to widespread flooding.

Published May 29, 2019

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Record-Setting Precipitation Leaves U.S. Soils Soggy
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Record-Setting Precipitation Leaves U.S. Soils Soggy

The continental United States recently finished its wettest twelve months in 124 years of modern recordkeeping.

Published May 24, 2019

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Flooding Continues Along the Mississippi
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Flooding Continues Along the Mississippi

The Landsat 8 satellite observed water out of the river banks and on the floodplains near St. Louis.

Published May 9, 2019

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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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