Category: Flood

At Least 2 Dead After Apocalyptic Storm Causes Biblical Flooding in Palermo, Italy

Flash floods engulfed Palermo after the most violent rainstorm in 200 years hit the Sicilian capital on July 15, 2020. At least two deaths reported while rescue teams searched overnight and into Thursday morning for people feared to have drowned after the apocalyptic flooding on Wednesday night. The mayor said it was the most violent rainstorm […] Read More

Unprecedented Floods in Japan Kill at Least 60 People – More Than 550,000 Told to Evacuate After 4 Inches of Rain Fall in an Hour

Torrential rain storms that triggered flash floods and mudslides in Japan’s Kyushu region have left 60 people dead or missing. Hundreds of thousands have also been evacuated to safer areas. Mother Nature’s wrath continues to sweep Japan. Torrential rain in the country’s Kyushu region, southwestern Japan, has triggered floods and mudslides. Authorities say at least […] Read More