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Name: Cassie Stelow
Date registered: April 29, 2013

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  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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Mar
06
2014

Hazard Highlights

Too Much Rain and No Rain Severe Weather in Southeast Africa Heavy rains caused flooding and damage in northeast South Africa over the past week. In Mpumalanga province, three people were reported killed and an estimated 100 households were displaced. (ReliefWeb) South Africa isn’t the only country experiencing severe weather, nearby Zimbabwe, Mozambique, and Botswana …

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Feb
27
2014

Hazard Highlights

Severe Weather in South America Heavy rain continues to affect parts of South America, this week, most of Asuncion, Paraguay, was hit by severe weather. Many homes were damaged, one person was reported killed and several injured due to flooding. The Paraguayan government reports that an estimated 737 families were affected by the storm. (ReliefWeb) …

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Feb
06
2014

Hazard Highlights

Severe Weather & Volcano in Asia Winter Weather in Central Asia Temperatures fell over the last week in Central Asia affecting eastern Uzbekistan, southeast Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and northern Afghanistan. In Kazakhstan temperatures were below -30oC (-22oF). Heavy snowfall also affected the region with abnormal amounts of precipitation. (CPC) In Jawzjan province, Afghanistan, a reported 10 …

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Jan
30
2014

Hazard Highlights

PDC Monitors Widespread Severe Weather Winter Storm in the Southeast United States A winter storm system affected the Southeast United States over the past few days. Winter weather conditions primarily impacted road traffic, creating hazardous travel conditions. There are 10 unconfirmed fatalities and numerous traffic related injuries. Conditions improved as the winter system moved offshore. …

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Jan
23
2014

Hazard Highlights

Fires Around the World Norway Fire A fire in western Norway destroyed at least 23 houses in Laerdalsoyri, Norway, 300 people were evacuated and a reported 90 people received hospital treatment. High winds helped to spread the fire across the area and also impacted emergency communication equipment slowing response time. By the end of the …

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