EPISODE 4

FLOODS, GERMANY – 2016

 On 30th May 2016, the small town of Braunsbach in Germany was pummelled by thunderstorms that caused floodwaters so intense they swept away boulders, forests, and up to 50,000 tonnes of debris downstream into the main square, catching unsuspecting civilians off guard.

 

HURRICANE KATRINA, US – 2005
In August 2005, the United States of America was hit by the most catastrophic hurricane in recorded history, resulting in the destruction of over 90,000 square miles, the deaths of over 1,500 people and over 108 billion US dollars’ worth of damage – the costliest in US history.

 

 

BIZARRE SNOW PHENOMENON, ITALY 2017/ RUSSIA 2014 / SPAIN 2017
In January 2017, freak weather systems wreaked havoc across Europe, causing torrential flooding, high winds, sub-zero temperatures and bizarrely… snow on Mediterranean beaches.

 

TORNADO EL RENO, USA –  MAY 31ST 2013
 On 31st May 2013, El Reno, Oklahoma was hit by the widest tornado in recorded history and “the most dangerous storm in observing history”, resulting in the deaths of eight people and an estimated damage of over 50 million dollars during the 40-minute ordeal.

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