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Seven dead in Sierra Leone floods

Thu, 08 Aug 2019 05:16:00 +0200thesundaily (en)

FREETOWN : Seven people have died and more than 8,000 have been made homeless after torrential rain in Sierra Leone caused massive floods, officials said. “We can confirm the death of seven people, with 8,000 people severely affected by the flooding in Freetown and other parts of the country since....

Seven die in Sierra Leone floods

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 22:36:00 +0200punchng (en)

Seven people have died and more than 8,000 have been made homeless after torrential rain in Sierra Leone caused massive floods, officials said. “We can confirm the death of seven people, with 8,000 people severely affected by the flooding in Freetown and other parts of the country since last....

Sierra Leone: ACAPS Briefing Note: Sierra Leone - Floods in Freetown (7 August 2019)

Wed, 07 Aug 2019 14:35:00 +0200reliefWeb (en)

Torrential rains starting from 2 August have led to flooding in Freetown. Despite the normal peak of the rainy season in August, the soil was previously saturated by rains in July. At least 6 people are reported dead and some 5,000 people are believed to have lost their shelter.

Flooding kills 7 in Sierra Leone

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 21:27:00 +0200trendnews-az (en)

A flooding caused by heavy downpour has killed at least seven people here, local authorities in Sierra Leone have said, The heavy downpour, which started from Friday, has brought the city to a standstill. Three of the seven victims died after a perimeter fence collapsed on their residence, while....

Flooding kills 7 in Sierra Leone

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 18:44:00 +0200xinhuanet_en (en)

FREETOWN, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- A flooding caused by heavy downpour has killed at least seven people here, local authorities in Sierra Leone have said. The heavy downpour, which started from Friday, has brought the city to a standstill. Three of the seven victims died after a perimeter fence collapsed....

Flooding kills 7 in Sierra Leone

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 18:23:00 +0200china.org.cn (en)

FREETOWN, Aug. 3 (Xinhua) -- A flooding caused by heavy downpour has killed at least seven people here, local authorities in Sierra Leone have said. The heavy downpour, which started from Friday, has brought the city to a standstill. Three of the seven victims died after a perimeter fence collapsed....

Six people perish in Freetown floods

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 12:28:00 +0200apanews-en (en)

By Kemo Cham The incident followed heavy downpour throughout Friday. Sources at the mortuary in the country's main referral hospital, Connaught say three of the victims died after a wall collapsed on them, killing them instantly. The others died after moving floodwaters carried them away.

Lluvia provoca caos vial y encharcamientos al oriente de la CDMX

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 05:56:00 +0200televisa (es)

En redes sociales, reportaron inundaciones en carriles laterales de la calzada Ignacio Zaragoza y en la Autopista México-Puebla, a la altura del Eje 10 Sur, así como encharcamientos en calles y avenidas de Iztacalco e Iztapalapa. El Centro de Comando, Control, Cómputo, Comunicaciones y Contacto....

SEA IT AIN'T SO Mega-storm could turn California into 300-mile long OCEAN, scientists warn

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 13:47:00 +0200thesun (en)

Sacramento during the Great Flood of 1861-1862. Triggered by an atmospheric river, a large concentration of water vapour, the 1861 storm is among the worst in the state's history. Rivers running down the Sierra Nevada mountains turned into deadly torrents. Jones warned that the catastrophic storm of 1861 wasn't a one off.

Hondureños recuerdan dolor de la guerra con El Salvador hace 50 años

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 18:23:00 +0200proceso-HN (es)

Supervivientes de esa guerra relataron a Efe en las comunidades de Goascorán y "Vieja Ocotepeque", limítrofes con El Salvador, algunos de los momentos que vivieron desde antes de que se iniciara el conflicto con invasiones menores de tropas y aviones salvadoreños.

Hondureños recuerdan el dolor de la guerra con El Salvador hace 50 años

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 18:14:00 +0200eldiario-es (es)

De la guerra que los Ejércitos de Honduras y El Salvador libraron hace 50 años por un centenario contencioso limítrofe y migratorio sobreviven unos 2.000 excombatientes hondureños, lo mismo que muchos civiles, como un exalcalde que fue alcanzado por cuatro disparos el día que se inició la invasión del vecino país, el 14 de julio de 1969.

Hondureños recuerdan el dolor de la guerra con El Salvador hace 50 años

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 17:46:00 +0200aguasdigital (es)

Goascorán (Honduras), 12 jul (EFE).- De la guerra que los Ejércitos de Honduras y El Salvador libraron hace 50 años por un centenario contencioso limítrofe y migratorio sobreviven unos 2.000 excombatientes hondureños, lo mismo que muchos civiles, como un exalcalde que fue alcanzado por cuatro....

Hondureños recuerdan dolor de la guerra con El Salvador hace 50 años

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 17:19:00 +0200sonora (es)

De la guerra que los Ejércitos de Honduras y El Salvador libraron hace 50 años por un centenario contencioso limítrofe y migratorio sobreviven unos 2.000 excombatientes hondureños, lo mismo que muchos civiles, como un exalcalde que fue alcanzado por cuatro disparos el día que se inició la invasión del vecino país, el 14 de julio de 1969.

Managing Freshwater Across the United States

Fri, 12 Jul 2019 15:08:00 +0200terradaily (en)

The varied landscapes of the United States have unique relationships with water. On the East Coast, rain is a regular occurrence. In the West, drought is a constant threat. Rivers and lakes fed by rainfall, snowmelt or a mix of both provide two-thirds of the country's drinking water while also supporting agriculture.

Study: Atmospheric Rivers to Become Even More Dominant Source of Water Resources and Flooding

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 18:38:00 +0200yubanet (en)

Water flows through Oroville Dam spillway, April 2019. Photo: Calif. Dept. of Water Resources. July 11, 2019 – A new study led by Scripps Institution of Oceanography at UC San Diego suggests that a new regime of wet and dry extremes is emerging in California and that the projected bolstering of....

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