FEMA Warns Californians to Buy Flood Insurance Before El Niño Hits [Video]

FEMA Warns Californians to Buy Flood Insurance Before El Niño Hits [Video]

On Oct. 23, 2015, the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) warned Californians to buy flood insurance before El Niño hits, and it is now too late to purchase coverage. According to the Los Angeles Daily News, the warning applies to all residents, even if they do not live in a flood-prone area. There are several reasons for […]

Tornado and Flash Floods Cause Damage in Lee’s Summit, Missouri as Kansas City Put on High Alert

Tornado and Flash Floods Cause Damage in Lee’s Summit, Missouri as Kansas City Put on High Alert

Reports of damage caused by tornado and the resulting flash floods which hit Lee’s Summit, Missouri are pouring in as Kansas City had been put on high alert until midnight. A tornado ripped through Lee’s Summit, Missouri close to 7 p.m. on Wednesday July 1, 2015, and was moving towards Kansas City in its southeast […]

Flash Floods in Oklahoma and Texas: Three Deaths, 2000 Forced to Escape

Flash Floods in Oklahoma and Texas: Three Deaths, 2000 Forced to Escape

Flash floods in the states of Oklahoma and Texas have caused three deaths; while close to 2000 inhabitants have been forced to escape. The continuous rainfall has broken all previous records, and has caused huge amount of destruction across the U.S. Midwest. This has filled and overflowed the riverbeds which are normally dry and caused […]