Floods in Guyana and Trinidad

Record levels of rainfall in parts of the Caribbean have led to some flooding in Guyana and Trinidad. Guyana The heavy rainfall began on Wednesday 27 November and has since…

Floods in Chocó, Colombia

More than 4,000 people have been displaced by floods in the department of Chocó, Colombia. According to Trust, heavy rainfall since 18 November resulted in the Atrato, Andagueda and Capa…

Storms and Floods in Western USA

New Mexico, California, Arizona, Nevada and parts of Texas all experienced storms, some flooding and cold temperatures over the last few days. The severe weather system is now expected to…

Flash Floods in Central Texas

Strong storms and heavy rainfall left huge areas of central and south east Texas suffering from severe floods. At least two people have been reported as killed. Flood warnings have…

Trinidad Braces for Floods

The Caribbean island of Trinidad is bracing itself for futher floods after heavy rainfall drenched the isalnd over the last few days. There have already been reports of flooding in…

Austin, Texas Flash Floods

Areas of Austin saw as much as 30cm of rain in just 12 hours on Sunday 13th October, 2013. Barton Springs, north of the city, received 12.1 inches of rain…

Louisville Floods

Heavy rainfall resulted in flash floods in the the Louisville area and parts of Jefferson County, Kentucky, on 5th and 6th October, 2013. The record rainfall occurred on Saturday, 5th…

Acapulco Floods Again

Fresh floods have struck in Acapulco just a few days after flooding hit the city as a result of heavy rainfall in the region, brought by Hurricane Manuel. This time…

Mexico Floods Update

Update 25/09/13 Interior Secretary Miguel Ángel Osorio Chong said total fatalities as a result if the floods, storms and landslides is now 130. 8 bodies buried in a landslide were…

Colorado Flood Facts and Figures

Since the floods first struck in north east Colorado on 12th September: 17 counties have been affected: Adams, Arapahoe, Broomfield, Boulder, Clear Creek, Denver, El Paso, Fremont, Jefferson, Larimer, Logan,…

Photos of the Colorado Floods

The flooding first struck in north east Colorado on September 12th 2013. So far 15 different counties in Colorado have been affected. A Federal State of Emergency has been declared…