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Satellite image of Hurricane Maria

Satellite image of Hurricane Maria

Caribbean prepares for new hurricane

18/09/2017 08:14

Hurricane Maria headed toward the eastern Caribbean early this morning with forecasters predicting it probably would be a major storm taking it near many of the islands wrecked by Hurricane Irma and on to Puerto Rico, the Dominican Republic and Haiti.

 

A view of the damage inflicted by Hurricane Irma

A view of the damage inflicted by Hurricane Irma

Hurricane Irma hits Florida

10/09/2017 10:07

Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida on Sunday bringing with it devastating winds and life-threatening storm surges.

 

Waves crash against the seawall as Hurricane Irma slammed across islands in the northern Caribbean

Waves crash against the seawall as Hurricane Irma slammed across islands in the northern Caribbean.

Hurricane Irma batters Caribbean

07/09/2017 09:41

8 people were killed when Hurricane Irma pounded Puerto Rico and neighouring Caribbean Islands on Thursday on its way to Florida.

 

Soldiers remove mud and debris from the remains of a house destroyed by a mudslide.

Soldiers remove mud and debris from the remains of a house destroyed by a mudslide. Tropical Storm Floyd struck Mexico on Sunday, causing landslides that destroyed numerous villages and dozens of deaths.

Hurricane Earl strikes Caribbean, Mexico

08/08/2016 12:04

Landslides due to Hurricane Earl have killed 38 people in Mexico, with the death toll expected to rise.

High waves caused by Typhoon Nagka break on the shores of Japan

High waves caused by Typhoon Nagka break on the shores of Japan

Storm season begins in East Asia

18/07/2015 18:59

A typhoon last week left two people dead and dozens injured in Japan. The storm season in East Asia is just beginning, with several expected to strike in the next few weeks.

Roofers fix a roof damaged by the storm 'Niklas' in Coppenbruegge, Germany

Roofers fix a roof damaged by the storm 'Niklas' in Coppenbruegge, Germany.

Storms wreak havoc in Europe

01/04/2015 09:02

At least five people are known to have been killed in a storm that battered much of Europe