HAIL STORM, WYLIE TEXAS – 2016
In April 2016, intense storm clouds formed over Wylie, Texas, and residents braced themselves for what they thought was a big tornado forming, but they couldn’t have prepared themselves for what came next….
TYPHOON WASHI, PHILIPPINES 2011
In December 2011, Tropical Storm Washi made landfall in the Philippines, bringing with it torrential rains, flooding and mudslides destroying over 50,000 homes and causing the deaths of nearly 1,300 people.
TORNADO ROWLETT, US – 2015
On December 26th 2015, a powerful EF4 wedge tornado with wind speeds of 180 miles per hour ripped through parts of Garland and Rowlett, Texas, causing major damage. It struck in darkness, taking many people by surprise during the Christmas festivities…
As a result, it caused the deaths of ten people, destroyed 1,296 homes and caused $1.2 billion dollars of damage along the way.
FLOODS, COLORADO US – 2013
Floods are the deadliest of weather phenomena in the USA, killing more people than any other weather system. Water is a major force of nature to be reckoned with…