Latest Flood Stories
Landsat 5 captured an image of flooding occurring along the Iowa/Nebraska border on June 30, 2011.
Threats of more flooding will continue throughout the summer as many rivers in the upper Midwest and northern Plains remain above flood state, warned forecasters at NOAAâ€™s National Weather Service on Wednesday.
A unique study using over 70 years of information from local newspapers has helped to examine the incidence and location of coastal floods in the Solent region of southern England.
Venice â€“ the City of Dreams â€“ may have one less nightmare to deal with following a finding that the frequency of extreme storm surge events generated by Adriatic Sea tempests could fall by about 30 percent by 2100.
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An unusual signal detected results from waves in Lake Gatun, the reservoir that forms the Panama Canal channel.
DENVER, June 1, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The American Indian College Fund has created a flood emergency fund to raise money for people afflicted by flooding on and near tribal colleges.
GREENBELT, Md., May 13, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Recent Landsat satellite data captured by the USGS and NASA on May 10 shows the major flooding of the Mississippi River around Memphis, Tenn., and along the state borders of Tennessee, Kentucky, Missouri, and Arkansas as seen from 438 miles above the Earth.
In response to the Mississippi River Flood devastation and significant health risk, eFilterWater today announced that they are offering all residents of areas affected by this tragedy 20% off the purchase of a water filter system as well as free shipping, indefinitely. Austin, TX (PRWEB) May 11, 2011 From the Heartland down to the Gulf of Mexico, the Mississippi River is flooding homes and farmland and leaving chaos in its path.
As flood threat increases, so does the need for donations WASHINGTON, May 9, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Forecasters are predicting catastrophic flooding may occur along the Mississippi River in the next few days, and the American Red Cross is ramping up to help people along the river as efforts continue to assist thousands of people in tornado-ravaged communities across the South.
Four major events occurred yesterday, the first being the formation of Tropical Storm Ernesto, which is now located just east of the Windward Islands with winds near 45 knots. The second was the heat in the Southern Plains as many places saw temps over 100F with heat index values near 105-110 for the region. High temperatures are again one of the main story makers across the country. 100 degree temperatures continue to plague Texas and Oklahoma. Eleven out of the last 14 days in...
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