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Sydney weather: Torrential rain, flash flooding expected for Wednesday night – The Sydney Morning Herald


NEWS.com.au

Sydney weather: Torrential rain, flash flooding expected for Wednesday night
The Sydney Morning Herald
The flood rescue at Larnook is one of two carried out by the State Emergency Service on Wednesday. SES spokesman Ashley Sullivan said crews had also rescued someone at Armidale this morning. The SES has so far responded to 50 calls for help, but that …
Sydney weather: Heavy rainfall, strong winds head towards city and Central CoastABC Online
Sydney set for a triple smackdown of wet weatherNEWS.com.au

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 7:42 am

Baton Rouge flooding renews West Nile fears as Zika flusters Florida – Washington Times


Washington Times

Baton Rouge flooding renews West Nile fears as Zika flusters Florida
Washington Times
Democrats are warning that Louisiana flooding has left pools of water perfect for spawning Zika-carrying mosquitoes, but experts on the ground say they're more concerned about an older foe: the West Nile virus. Louisiana scientists say the Aedes

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Posted on 24 August 2016 | 12:18 am

More Than 300 Killed, Hundreds of Thousands Evacuated as Monsoon Rains Flood India | The Weather Channel – The Weather Channel


The Weather Channel

More Than 300 Killed, Hundreds of Thousands Evacuated as Monsoon Rains Flood India | The Weather Channel
The Weather Channel
More than 300 people have died in India and hundreds of thousands have been evacuated after monsoon rains flooded several states. The rains have pushed the Ganges River and its tributaries to their limits, the Associated Press reports, flooding about
Flooding in Indian holy city halts cremationsThe Guardian
At Least 40 Dead During Flooding in Central, Eastern IndiaABC News
Needed: Scientific flood managementThe Hindu
Wall Street Journal
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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 11:15 pm

Westlock residents clean up after major flooding – CBC.ca


CBC.ca

Westlock residents clean up after major flooding
CBC.ca
Residents and business owners in Westlock are cleaning up after heavy rain caused major flooding Monday. On Tuesday, some home and business owners continued to pump out water, mop up and ventilate while town officials assessed the situation.
Heavy rain washes out roads, floods basements near EdmontonCTV News
Central and northern Alberta rocked by extreme weatherGlobalnews.ca
Heavy rain causes flash flooding in WestlockEdmonton Journal

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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 8:24 pm

Obama Promises Louisiana Flood Victims National Support During Visit – Wall Street Journal


Wall Street Journal

Obama Promises Louisiana Flood Victims National Support During Visit
Wall Street Journal
President Barack Obama traveled to the Baton Rouge, La., area on Tuesday to pledge federal support to repair the damage from some of the worst flooding to hit the U.S. in years, while also calling for private donors and volunteers to help get families
Obama Visits Louisiana Flood Victims, but Some Are Busy Just Hanging OnNew York Times
Obama tours flood-damaged Louisiana and dismisses criticism that his visit was delayedLos Angeles Times
Interactive map details where flood hit; 50K East Baton Rouge homes likely affectedThe Advocate
USA TODAY –NPR –Chicago Tribune
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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 6:37 pm

Louisiana Flood Relief Will Cost $30 Million, Red Cross Says – TIME


TIME

Louisiana Flood Relief Will Cost $30 Million, Red Cross Says
TIME
After devastating floods in Louisiana left 13 people dead and damaged 60,000 homes, the American Red Cross launched a massive relief effort, providing those displaced or affected by the floods with food, prescriptions, hygiene products, and more. But
Red Cross Admits Struggle in Raising Funds for Louisiana Flood VictimsBreitbart News
Red Cross flood response under fire as volunteers, even governor question policiesThe Advocate

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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 5:29 pm

The Baton Rouge flooding proves just how little coastal elites care about the rest of America – Quartz


Quartz

The Baton Rouge flooding proves just how little coastal elites care about the rest of America
Quartz
To the north, Milwaukee is burning, streets set on fire as black citizens protest the killing of a black man by police as well as decades of racial discrimination. To the south, Baton Rouge is flooding, with thousands fleeing their homes after a

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Posted on 23 August 2016 | 3:37 pm

Mapping the Extent of Louisiana’s Floods – New York Times


New York Times

Mapping the Extent of Louisiana's Floods
New York Times
Using everything from hand-drawn maps and 911 reports to radar data and sophisticated mapping software, geographers at Louisiana State University have produced a preliminary atlas of the flood across two dozen parishes in the state.In some parishes …

Posted on 23 August 2016 | 3:39 am

Louisiana flooding: Economist predicts 1-year recovery; Honore says 8-10 years more realistic – NOLA.com


NOLA.com

Louisiana flooding: Economist predicts 1-year recovery; Honore says 8-10 years more realistic
NOLA.com
It will take a full year for areas of Louisiana to come back from the past week's devastating floods, an LSU economist said Monday (Aug. 22) in a forecast that drew quick skepticism from one of the figureheads of the Hurricane Katrina recovery.

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Posted on 22 August 2016 | 10:26 pm

Obama to Survey Flooding in Louisiana After 16-Day Vacation – ABC News


Voice of America

Obama to Survey Flooding in Louisiana After 16-Day Vacation
ABC News
For days, critics hammered President Obama for continuing his vacation in Martha's Vineyard as flooding wreaked havoc on Louisiana, claiming the lives of at least 13 people and displacing tens of thousands of residents. But now that the president has …
Ex–FEMA director criticized Obama for La. flood responseThe Hill (blog)
Obama ignores the Louisiana flooding. Do we care? An error occurred.Hot Air
Obama to Travel to Flood-stricken Louisiana Following CriticismVoice of America
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Posted on 22 August 2016 | 10:08 pm