Posts in category: red

Apr

21
2016

Floods in Saudi Arabia, Yemen claim 34 lives | GulfNews.com

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Gulfnews.com reports that...

Riyadh: Eighteen people have been killed during heavy rains and floods over the past week in Saudi Arabia, the civil defence agency said on Thursday.

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Apr

21
2016

Chile floods: 4 million people without water as world’s largest copper mine suspends operations – ABC News (Australian Broadcasting Corporation)

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Abc.net.au reports that...

Heavy rains battering central Chile have now left an estimated 4 million people without drinking water, as landslides wreaked havoc and rivers breached their banks, leaving at least one person dead and closing the world’s largest underground copper mine.

Read more at www.abc.net.au


Apr

21
2016

India drought: ’330 million people affected’ – BBC News

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Bbc.com reports that...

At least 330 million people are affected by drought in India, the government has told the Supreme Court

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Apr

09
2016

Pakistan: Rains, floods kill over 200 in northern Pakistan – The Muslim NewsThe Muslim News

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

Muslimnews.co.uk reports that...

KARACHI, AA: Rescue workers in northwestern Pakistan dug through debris and mud on Tuesday in hopes of finding survivors after a landslide buried at least 30 people alive on Monday as the death toll from days of torrential rains and flashfloods passed the 200-mark, local officials have said.

Read more at muslimnews.co.uk


Apr

09
2016

Doctors put off surgeries in drought-hit Marathwada 

Jodde     Fatalities, red, Severe Events, Weather Events     0

ATUR: The Severe Drought In MarathwadaBSE -5.00 % Has Led To Farmers Killing Themselves, The Whole Rural Economy To A Collapse And Now Is Leading To A Public Health Crisis That Threatens The Heath Of Over 5 Lakh People In Latur One Of The Worst Drought Affected Districts In The State. Read More At: Http reports that...

LATUR: The severe drought in MarathwadaBSE -5.00 % has led to farmers killing themselves, the whole rural economy to a collapse and now is leading to a public health crisis that threatens the heath [sic] of over 5 lakh (500,000) people in Latur one of the worst drought affected [sic] districts in the state.

Read more at ATUR: The severe drought in MarathwadaBSE -5.00 % has led to farmers killing themselves, the whole rural economy to a collapse and now is leading to a public health crisis that threatens the heath of over 5 lakh people in Latur one of the worst drought affected districts in the state. Read more at: http


Apr

07
2016

Rescuers search for 23 in Kohistan landslide; flood toll at 92 – The Express Tribune

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Tribune.com.pk reports that...

Rescue workers searched on Wednesday for 23 people buried in a landslide in northern mountains as the number of people killed by unusually heavy rain rose to 92.

Read more at tribune.com.pk


Mar

29
2016

Record Wildfire Comes to Kansas, as Do Lifesaving Neighbors

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Nytimes.com reports that...

MEDICINE LODGE, Kan. — The towering fire approached Don Gerstner’s house last week with such fury that there was no time to pack. All he and his wife, Carol, could do was scurry to their Toyota pickup and speed past a row of flaming trees toward the relative safety of a nearby road.

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Mar

14
2016

One dead as storm batters Western Washington

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Usatoday.com reports that...

Seattle Fire and emergency crews work to extract the body of a man who died when a tree fell on his car at Seward Park, near Seattle, Wash., Sunday, March 13, 2016.

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Mar

13
2016

Tornadoes, hail, high winds cause damage as severe storms hit Arkansas | News, Weather, Sports, Breaking News | KATV

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Katv.com reports that...

National Weather Service investigators will assess damage Monday and determine if tornadoes touched down in Arkansas during severe storms that damaged several homes and two state prisons.

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Mar

02
2016

At least 4 dead in Virginia as severe weather blasts East Coast

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Usatoday.com reports that...

More severe weather pelted the East Coast Wednesday while portions of the central U.S. dealt with blizzard conditions.

Read more at www.usatoday.com