severe weather


Severe Weather, March 2016: Rapid Event Summary

Flash flooding across most of Louisiana along with parts of Texas, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee. I-10 at Louisiana-Texas state line reopens after 60 hour closure.   6 fatalities reported and 2 people missing  Over 5,000 people rescued from flood waters including swift water rescues Estimated 18,000 homes suffer some degree of flood damage, consisting of 11,000 in Louisiana,…


West Coast Storm: 2 Fatalities, 6 Injuries, 17 Buildings Damaged, Tornado & Swift Water Rescues in L.A.

Event Description: A large coastal storm made land fall Dec. 11, 2014 on the US west coast, with impacts in California, Oregon, and Washington.  A second round of storm passed over the impacted areas on Dec. 16 & 17. Summary of Hazards: High wind, coastal flooding and high waves, inland flooding, heavy rain, ice, snow, dust…