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Relief ships will take 3 days to reach Tonga
HMNZS Aotearoa
help sets sail

Relief ships will take 3 days to reach Tonga

Full extent of damage from Tonga volcano eruption, tsunami still not clear
The view of Nomuka, Tonga, after Saturday's volcano eruption and tsunami.
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Full extent of damage from Tonga volcano eruption, tsunami still not clear

2 dead from flooding in Peru as damage to Tonga remains unclear
Ash cloud off the coast of Tonga
"like a moonscape"

2 dead from flooding in Peru as damage to Tonga remains unclear

Southern states brace for severe winter storms
Empty shelves
There's snow time to lose!

Southern states brace for severe winter storms

Tsunami strikes Tonga after undersea volcanic eruption
Volcanic eruption off the coast of Tonga
thunder in the deep

Tsunami strikes Tonga after undersea volcanic eruption

At least 22 dead after snowstorm in Pakistan traps thousands in their cars
Car stranded in Pakistan
snow on snow on snow

At least 22 dead after snowstorm in Pakistan traps thousands in their cars

Snowstorm strands thousands of motorists for 10-plus hours south of D.C.
Traffic snarl on I-95
Snowpocalypse Now

Snowstorm strands thousands of motorists for 10-plus hours south of D.C.

2021 ended with fish raining from the sky in East Texas
Fish rain in Texarkana
Weird Climate

2021 ended with fish raining from the sky in East Texas

Death toll from Philippines typhoon reaches 169
Damage from Typhoon Rai
worse and worse

Death toll from Philippines typhoon reaches 169

At least 31 dead after typhoon strikes Philippines
Aftermath of Typhoon Rai
"leveled to the ground"

At least 31 dead after typhoon strikes Philippines

Workers at factory destroyed by tornado say they were threatened with firing if they left
The remnants of the Mayfield Consumer Products factory in Mayfield, Kentucky.
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Workers at factory destroyed by tornado say they were threatened with firing if they left

10 things you need to know today: December 13, 2021
Workers search the site of the Mayfield Consumer Products candle factory
Daily briefing

10 things you need to know today: December 13, 2021

Kentucky governor says several towns 'are gone' after deadly tornadoes
Tornadoes ravage Midwest, South
Nature's Terrors

Kentucky governor says several towns 'are gone' after deadly tornadoes

At least 50 dead after tornadoes strike Kentucky and other states
Mayfield Kentucky Tornado Damage
devastation

At least 50 dead after tornadoes strike Kentucky and other states

1 dead, dozens injured after volcano erupts in Indonesia
ash blanketing motorcycles
fire in the sky

1 dead, dozens injured after volcano erupts in Indonesia

A town in Italy just got 60 percent of its annual rainfall in 12 hours
Flooding in Northern Italy
after the deluge

A town in Italy just got 60 percent of its annual rainfall in 12 hours

Hurricane Nicholas makes landfall in Texas, threatening Houston
Galveston in Hurricane Nicholas
Hurricane Nicholas

Hurricane Nicholas makes landfall in Texas, threatening Houston

Ida's Louisiana death toll rises to 26 with 11 new New Orleans fatalities
New Orleans after Ida
Hurricane Ida

Ida's Louisiana death toll rises to 26 with 11 new New Orleans fatalities

New Orleans says 'independent' seniors left to swelter without power after Ida
New Orleans in the dark
Left Behind

New Orleans says 'independent' seniors left to swelter without power after Ida

New York City breaks week-old rainfall record, Newark sees 200-to-500-year deluge
Food delivery in NYC flood
Wild Weather

New York City breaks week-old rainfall record, Newark sees 200-to-500-year deluge

Ida's remnants flooded New York, leaving area in 'otherworldly and waterlogged chaos'
New York City flood
Flood

Ida's remnants flooded New York, leaving area in 'otherworldly and waterlogged chaos'

Louisiana woman shot dead after ramming sheriff's deputy, threatening Ida repair crew
Louisiana after Ida
Hurricane Ida

Louisiana woman shot dead after ramming sheriff's deputy, threatening Ida repair crew

Post-Ida New Orleans is facing triple-digit heat with no power, scarce gas
Entergy worker in New Orleans
Hurricane Ida

Post-Ida New Orleans is facing triple-digit heat with no power, scarce gas

Rebuilt New Orleans levee system passed the Hurricane Ida test
New Orleans after Ida
But the levee was dry

Rebuilt New Orleans levee system passed the Hurricane Ida test

Hurricane Ida destroyed New Orleans jazz landmark tied to Louie Armstrong
New Orleans
Hurricane Ida

Hurricane Ida destroyed New Orleans jazz landmark tied to Louie Armstrong

Hospitals in Haiti say they can't handle the thousands of patients injured in earthquake
Tents set up outside of a Haitian hospital.
haiti in crisis

Hospitals in Haiti say they can't handle the thousands of patients injured in earthquake

Oregon is bracing for anti-government 'standoff' over water
Klamath Falls
Western Water Wars

Oregon is bracing for anti-government 'standoff' over water

15 dead, hundreds of homes destroyed after Mount Nyiragongo eruption
Debris from Mount Nyiragongo.
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15 dead, hundreds of homes destroyed after Mount Nyiragongo eruption

Dozens killed as heavy rains cause landslides, flooding in Indonesia
This video still shows people fleeing from flooding in eastern Indonesia.
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Dozens killed as heavy rains cause landslides, flooding in Indonesia

9 dead, 140 missing after glacier breaks and triggers flooding in India
The aftermath of the flooding.
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9 dead, 140 missing after glacier breaks and triggers flooding in India

Tornado sweeps through Oklahoma town, 2 fatalities confirmed
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Tornado sweeps through Oklahoma town, 2 fatalities confirmed

This is why volcanic clouds move so fast
Volcanic clouds.
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This is why volcanic clouds move so fast

Trump is visiting tornado-ravaged Alabama community
Severe storms left more than 20 people dead across the South.
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Trump is visiting tornado-ravaged Alabama community

300,000 flee deadly floods in India
Indian People are airlifted by Navy personnel during a rescue operation at a flooded area in Paravoor near Kochi, in the Indian state of Kerala on August 18, 2018.
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300,000 flee deadly floods in India

Hawaiian authorities will now arrest people if they don't evacuate the volcano's path
Volcano eruption in Hawaii.
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Hawaiian authorities will now arrest people if they don't evacuate the volcano's path