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Name: Cassie Stelow
Date registered: April 29, 2013

Latest posts

  1. Hazard Highlights — September 25, 2014
  2. Hazard Highlights — May 29, 2014
  3. Hazard Highlights — May 15, 2014
  4. Hazard Highlights — May 8, 2014
  5. Hazard Highlights — April 24, 2014

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Sep
25
2014

Hazard Highlights

Monsoonal Flooding! Heavy Rain Inundates Northeast India After causing more than 280 deaths in northwestern India at the beginning of September, flooding is now affecting other parts of the country. More than 70 people have been killed and over 150,000 displaced due to heavy rain and flooding in northeastern India.  The states of Assam and …

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May
29
2014

Hazard Highlights

Extreme Cold in South America and an Update on the Flood Situation in the Balkan Peninsula Extreme Cold in Bolivia A cold wave over the last few days has affected parts of Bolivia, the departments of Cochabamba and Potosi were impacted the most. Over 1,000 families have had their homes damaged by high winds and …

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May
15
2014

Hazard Highlights

Wildfires in the U. S. and Heavy Rainfall in Eastern Europe Wildfires in California, United States A series of wildfires has affected parts of San Diego County, California, over the last couple of days. The Cocos fire located near San Marcos has caused the evacuation of over 6,000 people. This large fire north of San …

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May
08
2014

Hazard Highlights

Hazards in Afghanistan, Thailand, and the U.S.  Landslide and Flooding in Afghanistan Mid-morning on May 2, a landslide occurred in Abi-Barik village in the Argo district of Afghanistan. Local officials estimate that more than 350 people have been killed with many more still said to be missing. The landslide also destroyed approximately 300 homes and …

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Apr
24
2014

Hazard Highlights

Flooding in Europe and a Volcano in Peru Flooding in Eastern Europe Since April 18, heavy rainfall has caused flooding across Eastern Europe affecting Serbia, Romania, Bulgaria, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. In Serbia, just over 500 people have been evacuated, with flooding blocking roads and damaging water supply networks, homes, and local industries.  The city …

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