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Vietnam and Taiwan brace for twin tropical storms

Vietnam and Taiwan are bracing for twin tropical storms which are expected to make landfall over the coming days, with typhoon Chanthu strengthening into a Super Typhoon in the past 24 hours. Taiwan has issued a sea warning on Friday for Super Typhoon Chanthu, known as Kiko in the Philippines, which is currently expected to […]

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United States: At least 46 people have died in flash floods from Hurricane Ida’s remnants

The death toll in floods across the United States has risen to 46. New York City and New Jersey saw unprecedented levels of rainfall. Some residents became trapped in flooded basements and cars. New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy said at least 23 people had died in his state – most of them stuck in their […]

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Hurricane Ida: Chilling videos of pilots flying into eye of storm goes viral

The United States was struck by a powerful cyclonic system over the weekend. Category 4 storm called Hurricane Ida made landfall in the US state of Louisiana on Sunday. The system hit with a maximum speed of 240km/h and brought severe destruction along the eastern coast. A clip of a pilot flying into the eye […]

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Tropical Storm Henri hammers US northeast bringing heavy rains and floods

Tropical Storm Henri is already hammering the US Northeast with heavy rain and flooding as the storm nears landfall in eastern Long Island or southern New England on Sunday. Henri, which weakened slightly from a Category 1 hurricane on Sunday morning, poses a serious flooding danger for millions of people across the major metropolitan areas […]

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Hurricane Grace kills eight as it cut through eastern Mexico bringing heavy rains, strong winds, floods and power cuts

At least eight people died after Hurricane Grace cut through eastern Mexico, bringing torrential rain and high winds and causing power cuts and flooding. The deaths and the worst damage occurred in the state of Veracruz, where the storm uprooted trees when it made landfall early on Saturday. In the state capital, Xalapa, many streets […]

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United States: Tropical cyclone Fred downgraded, 35 missing after severe flooding in North Carolina

Tropical depression Fred was downgraded after it caused plenty of misery in parts of North Carolina. After causing heavy flooding in Haywood County, North Carolina, where authorities say 35 people are unaccounted for — the system sent rains towards New York and New England on Thursday. The National Hurricane Center warned of up to 5 […]

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Typhoon In-fa slams southern Japan with strong winds and extremely heavy rainfall

Typhoon In-fa slams southern Japanese islands and has its eye set on eastern China by next week. The storm could bring extremely heavy rainfall totals to millions in China and Taiwan. And behind In-fa, there is a tropical threat for northern and central parts of Japan, which could potentially impact the Olympic Games by early […]

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Increase in intensity before Florida landfall upgrades Tropical Strom Elsa into hurricane

Tropical Storm Elsa is strengthening and could become a hurricane before making landfall along Florida’s northern Gulf coast, the Miami-based US National Hurricane Center warned on Tuesday. In addition to damaging winds and heavy rains, Elsa could bring life-threatening storm surges, flooding and isolated tornadoes. A hurricane warning has been issued for a long stretch […]

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Tropical Storm Claudette: Ten dead, including nine children in Alabama’s multi-vehicle crash

Ten people were killed after a crash involving eighteen vehicles in storm struck Alabama State on Saturday. Among the ten dead, include nine children. Butler County Coroner Wayne Garlock said the children’s aged between nine months to 17 years old. He said the vehicles were likely to have hydroplaned on the wet roads and lost […]

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Cyclone Yaas: Powerful tropical storm hits eastern India, southern Bangladesh

A powerful cyclone with wind speeds upto 80kmph tore into eastern India, with reports suggesting it has killed several people. Cyclone Yaas, which intensified into a “very severe cyclonic storm”, hit the states of West Bengal and Orissa on Wednesday, as well as lashing southern Bangladesh. This is the second cyclone to hit the country […]

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Cyclone Yaas: Very severe cyclonic storm expected to hit India’s West Bengal, Odisha and neighbouring Bangladesh on May 26

A low pressure was formed over Bay of Bengal today, which is likely to intensify into a very severe cyclonic storm and move towards the Indian state of West Bengal and adjoining Odisha and Bangladesh coasts around May 26 morning, the regional met department said. The system dubbed as Cyclone Yaas is very likely to […]

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CCTV Footage: Mumbai woman escapes giant tree falling on her as cyclone Tauktae pounds the city

A woman in the Indian city of Mumbai escaped a giant tree falling on her. The entire incident was caught on CCTV camera. The city was battered by a monster cyclone Tauktae on Monday which uprooted trees, damaged cars and infrastructure. The incident took place in the city’s Vikhroli area. In the video a giant […]