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Hurricane Florence flooding kills millions of farm animals

By ethan / September 19, 2018

Millions of birds and thousands of pigs have died as a result of Hurricane Florence, according to North Carolina agriculture officials. That number may rise due to additional flooding. An estimated 3.4 million chickens and turkeys, as well as 5,500 pigs, have been lost as a result of the flooding, according to a preliminary report […]


Hawaii’s Hurricane Lane flooding laid bare in shocking drone VIDEO

By ethan / August 25, 2018

Striking new drone footage captured from above the Hawaiian town of Hilo shows the scale of devastating flooding after Hurricane Lane tore through the Pacific Islands on Friday. Thousands were left without power after torrential downpour dumped 35 inches of rain across Big Island in just 48 hours. Video filmed from the air above the […]


Flooding forces Croatia training session relocation ahead of World Cup quarterfinal

By ethan / July 6, 2018

Flooding has caused Croatia’s training session to be switched to Sochi from its original location in nearby Adler. The team are currently preparing for their World Cup quarterfinal versus Russia on Saturday. Severe rain has battered the resort town on Russia’s Black Sea Coast, causing the Friday evening training session to be moved nearer to […]


Roads submerged as severe flash flooding hits Maryland (VIDEOS)

By ethan / May 27, 2018

Residents in the cities of Ellicott and Baltimore scrambled for safety as heavy rainfall brought flash flooding to the area. Videos posted on social media show raging torrents of water deluging neighborhoods. A flash flood emergency was declared in Ellicott City on Sunday. A video posted by locals show the city’s Main Street awash with […]


Hurricane Ophelia threatens Ireland & UK with 90mph winds & flooding (VIDEOS)

By ethan / October 15, 2017

A particularly violent hurricane season is finally coming to a close in the Atlantic, but not before yielding yet another surprise, as Ophelia is set to batter Ireland and the UK over the next two days. Hurricane Ophelia formed in a persistent low-pressure system in the middle of the ocean, as opposed to developing in […]

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