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B. 10-08 Storm Nate weakens but Alabama flood threat remains Louisiana
C. 10-06 Storm Nate: Louisiana, Mississippi declare emergencies in coastal areas New Orleans
D. 09-12 Hurricane Irma: Quarter of Florida Keys homes 'destroyed'
E. 09-11 Hurricane Irma: Two-thirds of Florida without power
09-10 Irma wallops Florida Cudjoe Key, Florida
G. 09-05 Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catastrophic' storm Puerto Rico
H. 09-03 Hurricane Harvey: Texas governor warns bill could be $180bn Texas
I. 09-01 Trump seeks $7.8bn for flood recovery U.S. Congress
J. 08-26 Hurricane Harvey: Texas battered by high winds and rain Rockport, Texas

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Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catastrophic' storm. Puerto Rico Hurricane Harvey: Texas battered by high winds and rain Map of Rockport Texas  The biggest storm to hit the US mainland in 13 year has slammed into Texas with initial winds of up to 130mph (215km/h) battering coastal areas Sixteen dead in Marines Corps plane incident. Mississippi US storms: At least 18 dead in Georgia and Mississippi. US Georgia
Storm Nate weakens but Alabama flood threat remains. Louisiana Storm Nate: Louisiana, Mississippi declare emergencies in coastal areas. New Orleans Hurricane Irma: Two-thirds of Florida without power Irma wallops Florida Map of Cudjoe Key Florida
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  Hurricane is snapping trees like matchsticks and knocking out power to more than 1 million people with 130 mph winds
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2017
Irma wallops Florida
Hurricane Harvey: Texas battered by high ...
Sixteen dead in Marines Corps plane incid...
Hurricane Irma: Two-thirds of Florida witho...
Irma wallops Florida
Hurricane Harvey: Texas battered by high ...
Environmental
2017 2017
Environmental
Business
2017 2017
Business
Oil
2017 2017
Oil
Spill
2017 2017
Spill
2016
Hurricane Hermine makes landfall on Florida...
SpaceX rocket explodes at Cape Canaveral ah...
Hurricane Hermine makes landfall on Florida...
Environmental
2016 2016
Environmental
Business
2016 2016
Business
Oil
2016 2016
Oil
Spill
2016 2016
Spill
2015
US storms: At least 14 dead in trail of des...
New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane ...
Death toll from floods in Texas and Oklahom...
US storms: At least 14 dead in trail of des...
New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane ...
Environmental
2015 2015
Environmental
Business
2015 2015
Business
Oil
2015 2015
Oil
Spill
2015 2015
Spill
2014
Storm bears down on US east coast
US snow storm strands thousands
Storm bears down on US east coast
US snow storm strands thousands
Environmental
2014 2014
Environmental
Business
2014 2014
Business
Oil
2014 2014
Oil
Spill
2014 2014
Spill
2013
Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado
Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant
Crippled cruise ship reaches land
New Oklahoma tornadoes 'kill five'
Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado
Environmental
2013 2013
Environmental
Business
2013 2013
Business
Oil
2013 2013
Oil
Spill
2013 2013
Spill
2012
Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast
Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US
Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast
Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US
Environmental
2012 2012
Environmental
Business
2012 2012
Business
Oil
2012 2012
Oil
Spill
2012 2012
Spill
2011
Hurricane Irene lashes US coast
Death toll from storms in South nears 300
Hurricane Irene lashes US coast
Death toll from storms in South nears 300
Environmental
2011 2011
Environmental
Business
2011 2011
Business
Oil
2011 2011
Oil
Spill
2011 2011
Spill
2010
U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says
BP starts 'static kill' on well
Storm forces ships off spill site
BP says oil has stopped leaking
Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster'
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
Storm forces ships off spill site
Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up
U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says
BP starts 'static kill' on well
BP says oil has stopped leaking
Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'
Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster'
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says
BP says oil has stopped leaking
US Congress set to grill BP chief
BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says
BP starts 'static kill' on well
BP says oil has stopped leaking
US Congress set to grill BP chief
Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'
BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says
BP starts 'static kill' on well
Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up
Oil leak was 'greater than estimated'
Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster'
Oil spill after blast on oil rig
2009
First U.S. swine flu death confirmed
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2009 2009
Weather Related
Environmental
2009 2009
Environmental
Business
2009 2009
Business
Oil
2009 2009
Oil
Spill
2009 2009
Spill
2008
Hundreds of thousands flee coast
Tornadoes kill 48 across U.S. South
Hundreds of thousands flee coast
Tornadoes kill 48 across U.S. South
Environmental
2008 2008
Environmental
Business
2008 2008
Business
Oil
2008 2008
Oil
Spill
2008 2008
Spill
2006
49 dead in plane crash
Weather Related
2006 2006
Weather Related
Environmental
2006 2006
Environmental
Business
2006 2006
Business
Oil
2006 2006
Oil
Spill
2006 2006
Spill
2005
Rita strengthens to hurricane
Massive airlift rescues thousands
'Desperate SOS' for city
Hurricane Katrina lashes coast
Rita strengthens to hurricane
Hurricane Katrina lashes coast
Katrina now Category 5
Environmental
2005 2005
Environmental
Business
2005 2005
Business
Oil
2005 2005
Oil
Spill
2005 2005
Spill
2004
U.S. death toll at least 22 in Ivan's wake
U.S. death toll at least 22 in Ivan's wake
Environmental
2004 2004
Environmental
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2004 2004
Business
Oil
2004 2004
Oil
Spill
2004 2004
Spill
2003
Space shuttle and crew lost
Weather Related
2003 2003
Weather Related
Environmental
2003 2003
Environmental
Business
2003 2003
Business
Oil
2003 2003
Oil
Spill
2003 2003
Spill
2002
Cloned baby birth claim
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2002 2002
Weather Related
Environmental
2002 2002
Environmental
Business
2002 2002
Business
Oil
2002 2002
Oil
Spill
2002 2002
Spill
2001
3rd anthrax case
Weather Related
2001 2001
Weather Related
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2001 2001
Environmental
Business
2001 2001
Business
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2001 2001
Oil
Spill
2001 2001
Spill

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Storm Nate weakens but Alabama flood threat remains   Louisiana: Nate has brought strong winds, heavy rain and some flooding to the south-eastern United States Storm Nate: Louisiana, Mississippi declare emergencies in coastal areas  New Orleans: The most active hurricane season in more than a decade doesn’t seem to be letting up as Tropical Storm roars toward Yucatan Peninsula Hurricane Irma: Quarter of Florida Keys homes 'destroyed' Hurricane Irma: Two-thirds of Florida without power Map of Naples Florida Florida  About 6.5 million homes in Florida, two-thirds of the total, are without power after Hurricane Irma cut a deadly path through the state Irma wallops Florida Map of Cudjoe Key Florida


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  Hurricane is snapping trees like matchsticks and knocking out power to more than 1 million people with 130 mph winds
Sep.5   Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catastrophic' storm   Puerto Rico: Islands in the Caribbean have made last-minute preparations for Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decad Sep.3  Hurricane Harvey: Texas governor warns bill could be $180bn Sep.1 Trump seeks $7.8bn for flood recovery. U.S. Congress

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Aug.26   Hurricane Harvey: Texas battered by high winds and rain
Map of Rockport Texas
  The biggest storm to hit the US mainland in 13 year has slammed into Texas with initial winds of up to 130mph (215km/h) battering coastal areas
 Some residents are feared trapped in collapsed buildings. More than 200,000 customers are without electricity. Hurricane Harvey has been confirmed to have caused at least eight fatalities; one in Suriname and seven in the United States


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Jul.23  Eight found dead in truck in Walmart car park Jul.10 Sixteen dead in Marines Corps plane incident
Map of LeFlore County Mississippi Mississippi  Mississippi: KC-130 Hercules transport aircraft crashed in the state of Mississippi at around 16:00 local time (21:00 GMT) on Monday 100 miles north of Jackson

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Mar.29  Thirteen dead as truck and church bus collide in Texas

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Feb.7  Severe damage after tornadoes batter Louisiana Feb.3  Rob Stewart: Missing Canadian filmmaker's body found

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Jan.22   US storms: At least 18 dead in Georgia and Mississippi   US Georgia: Severe weather has killed at least 18 people in the US South and injured many more, emergency officials say

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September 2016 ... more > Top ^
Sep.1 Hurricane Hermine makes landfall on Florida coast
SpaceX rocket explodes at Cape Canaveral ahead of launch. Florida

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Jul.30  Texas hot air balloon crash: 'No survivors' among 16

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Jun.30  US opens investigation into Tesla after fatal crash Jun.15 Body of boy seized by alligator found
. Florida

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Jan.22 Massive US blizzard advances north
. Washington US snowstorm: Millions prepare for huge blizzard. North Carolina

year 2015 Top ^

Dec.25   US storms: At least 14 dead in trail of destruction   Mississippi: A clear-up has begun after a violent storm left at least 14 people dead and destroyed homes in several US South and Midwest states on Christmas... Sep.15  Delta State University shooting suspect 'kills himself' Aug.29 New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane Katrina
May.29   Death toll from floods in Texas and Oklahoma reached 24   Dallas: Dozens of people are rescued in the state of Texas. 3 missing with another 15 people dead from tornadoes in northern Mexico and Texas May.25  Texas and Oklahoma flooding: Three dead Mar.11 Eleven missing after US army crash. Florida Feb.19 Record-breaking cold in US East. Chicago Jan.2  'Girl survivor' reports US plane crash

year 2014 Top ^

Jun.19  Anthrax risk for 75 scientists at CDC Apr.28  Search for tornado survivors goes on Feb.12   Storm bears down on US east coast   North Carolina: A winter storm is bearing down on the densely populated US north-east, after causing transport chaos in the South Jan.29 US snow storm strands thousands
. US Georgia

year 2013 Top ^

Nov.17  Deadly tornadoes hit US Midwest Aug.14  Two pilots killed in UPS plane crash May.31 New Oklahoma tornadoes 'kill five'
May.21  Oklahoma tornado: Search for survivors continues May.20   Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado Map of Oklahoma City Oklahoma  At least 24 people have been killed after a huge tornado tore through Oklahoma City suburbs, with the death toll likely to rise Apr.18  Deadly Texas blast 'like tornado' Apr.17   Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant   Many people are reported to be injured and others are trapped in burning buildings after an explosion at at the West Fertilizer plant near W... Mar.1 Florida man swallowed by sinkhole Feb.14   Crippled cruise ship reaches land   Alabama: The Carnival Triumph with more than 4,000 people aboard has reached land, four days after an engine fire knocked out the vessel's power

year 2012 Top ^

Oct.27  Storm threat to key US election week Aug.28 Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast
. Louisiana Mar.2 Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US. Indiana  BP reaches $7.8bn oil spill deal

year 2011 Top ^

Sep.6  Texas wildfires torch 1,000 homes Aug.31  Obama declares floods disaster in NC & NY Aug.27 Hurricane Irene lashes US coast
. North Carolina May.14  Key Mississippi floodgates opened Apr.29  Obama visits tornado-ravaged zone Apr.28   Death toll from storms in South nears 300 Map of Alabama  Alabama: A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber Apr.27  Dozens dead from storms in Southern U.S. Apr.17 Dozens dead as tornadoes hit US. North Carolina

year 2010 Top ^

Dec.15 U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
. Washington Sep.20  9 Americans killed in Afghanistan crash Sep.19  Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says Aug.4  Majority of BP spill 'dealt with' Aug.3  BP starts 'static kill' on well Jul.24  Oil spill vessels return to site Jul.22  Storm forces ships off spill site Jul.18  Seepage detected at oil spill site Jul.15   BP says oil has stopped leaking  Louisiana: BP says it has temporarily stopped oil flowing into the Gulf of Mexico from its leaking well, the first time the flow has stopped since an e... Jul.13  BP starting pressure test on well Jul.9  BP in fresh bid to plug oil leak Jun.30  Texas on alert as Alex sweeps in Jun.29  Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up Jun.20  BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier' Jun.16  US Congress set to grill BP chief Jun.11  Floodwaters hit campsites, leave 16 dead Jun.10  Oil leak was 'greater than estimated' Jun.4  BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf May.30     Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster'   Washington: White House energy adviser Carol Browner: The Gulf of Mexico oil spill is the worst environmental disaster the US has faced May.29  'Top kill' BP operation to halt oil leak fails May.27  Work resumes to plug US oil well May.26  BP says 'top kill' plug going to plan May.24  US toughens talk over Gulf spill May.12  Deepwater Horizon preventer 'faulty' May.8  Setback in oil containment bid May.1  Weather hampers oil slick clean-up Apr.29  Oil reaches coast in US disaster Apr.28  New leak found in Gulf of Mexico oil spill Apr.25  Efforts to stop leak after oil rig explosion Apr.21   Oil spill after blast on oil rig
  Louisiana: A 'catastrophic' explosion aboard an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico engulfed the drilling platform in flames.    At least 11 missing after blast. Massive oil spill is the largest offshore spill in U.S. hist...


year 2009 Top ^

Apr.29 First U.S. swine flu death confirmed
. Texas

year 2008 Top ^

Sep.1  Gustav evacuees urged to stay away  Gustav slams into Gulf Coast Aug.31  Hundreds of thousands flee coast Aug.30  New Orleaners told to flee Gustav  Cuba, Gulf Coast braced for Gustav May.10  Severe storms kill 18 in two U.S. states Feb.6  Tornadoes kill 48 across U.S. South

year 2006 Top ^

Aug.27 49 dead in plane crash
. Kentucky

year 2005 Top ^

Oct.24  Wilma made 3 million homes without power Sep.24  Rescuers comb wetlands after Rita Sep.23  Storm overcomes levee  Evacuee bus explodes as Rita closes Sep.22  Massive traffic jams as Texans flee Rita Sep.21  Storm triggers mass evacuation Sep.20 Rita strengthens to hurricane
. Florida Sep.10  Police hunt for dead Sep.6  Flood survivors 'must leave city' Sep.5  Residents return Sep.4  House-to-house rescues under way Sep.3   Massive airlift rescues thousands  New Orleans: Survivors of Hurricane Katrina are being taken to safety in what is being called the largest-ever airlift in the country Sep.1 'Desperate SOS' for city. New Orleans Aug.29  Dozens feared dead after storm   Hurricane Katrina lashes coast   New Orleans: 1,836 people lost their lives in the hurricane and in the subsequent floods Aug.28  City evacuated as storm nears Katrina now Category 5. New Orleans Jul.27  Nasa grounds space shuttle fleet Mar.18 Patient's feeding tube removed. Florida

year 2004 Top ^

Sep.25  Jeanne eyewall hits Florida Sep.17 U.S. death toll at least 22 in Ivan's wake
. Alabama

year 2003 Top ^

Feb.1     Space shuttle and crew lost
  Texas: Columbia broke up as it descended toward a planned landing, showering debris across southeastern Texas.    Those killed on the flight were commander Rick D. Husband; pilot William C. McCool; payload commander Michael P. Anderson; mission specialists David M. Brown, ...


year 2002 Top ^

Dec.27 Cloned baby birth claim
. Florida

year 2001 Top ^

Oct.10 3rd anthrax case
. Florida
before year 2000
Apr. 19, 1993   Waco siege ends, leaving 86 people dead
Map of Mount Carmel Center Waco TX Texas
  Texas: A siege of a compound belonging to the religious group Branch Davidians by American federal and Texas state law enforcement and US military
Jan. 28, 1986   Space Shuttle Challenger disaster
Map of Cape Canaveral Florida Florida  Florida: The NASA orbiter Challenger (OV-099) (mission STS-51-L) broke apart 73 seconds into its flight, leading to the deaths of its seven crew members


Waco siege ends, leaving 86 people dead Map of Mount Carmel Center Waco TX Texas




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2011
Sep.6  Texas wildfires torch 1,000 homes
1993
Apr. 19, 1993
  Texas: A siege of a compound belonging to the religious group Branch Davidians by American federal and Texas state law enforcement and US military




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2017 Mar.29  Thirteen dead as truck and church bus collide in Texas 2016 Jun.30  US opens investigation into Tesla after fatal crash



Southern U.S., Disasters Health Disaster Timeline ... See World Health Disaster timeline Top ^
2014 Jun.19  Anthrax risk for 75 scientists at CDC 2009 Apr.29 First U.S. swine flu death confirmed
. Texas 2005 Mar.18 Patient's feeding tube removed. Florida 2002 Dec.27 Cloned baby birth claim. Florida 2001 Oct.10 3rd anthrax case. Florida



Southern U.S., Disasters Sea Disaster Timeline ... See World Sea Disaster timeline Top ^
2017 Feb.3  Rob Stewart: Missing Canadian filmmaker's body found 2013 Feb.14 Crippled cruise ship reaches land   Alabama: The Carnival Triumph with more than 4,000 people aboard has reached land, four days after an engine fire knocked out the vessel's power



Southern U.S., Disasters Weather Related Timeline ... See World Weather Related timeline Top ^
2017 Oct. 8 Storm Nate weakens but Alabama flood threat remains   Louisiana: Nate has brought strong winds, heavy rain and some flooding to the south-eastern United States Oct. 6 Storm Nate: Louisiana, Mississippi declare emergencies in coastal areas  New Orleans: The most active hurricane season in more than a decade doesn’t seem to be letting up as Tropical Storm roars toward Yucatan Peninsula Sep.12 Hurricane Irma: Quarter of Florida Keys homes 'destroyed'
Sep.11 Hurricane Irma: Two-thirds of Florida without power Map of Naples Florida Florida  About 6.5 million homes in Florida, two-thirds of the total, are without power after Hurricane Irma cut a deadly path through the state Sep.10 Irma wallops Florida Map of Cudjoe Key Florida
  Hurricane is snapping trees like matchsticks and knocking out power to more than 1 million people with 130 mph winds
Sep.5 Hurricane Irma: Residents prepare for 'catastrophic' storm   Puerto Rico: Islands in the Caribbean have made last-minute preparations for Hurricane Irma, the most powerful Atlantic storm in a decad Sep.3  Hurricane Harvey: Texas governor warns bill could be $180bn Aug.26 Hurricane Harvey: Texas battered by high winds and rain Map of Rockport Texas
  The biggest storm to hit the US mainland in 13 year has slammed into Texas with initial winds of up to 130mph (215km/h) battering coastal areas
 Some residents are feared trapped in collapsed buildings. More than 200,000 customers are without electricity. Hurricane Harvey has been confirmed to have caused at least eight fatalities; one in Suriname and seven in the United States
Feb.7  Severe damage after tornadoes batter Louisiana Jan.22 US storms: At least 18 dead in Georgia and Mississippi   US Georgia: Severe weather has killed at least 18 people in the US South and injured many more, emergency officials say 2016 Sep.1 Hurricane Hermine makes landfall on Florida coast Jan.22 Massive US blizzard advances north. Washington Jan.22 US snowstorm: Millions prepare for huge blizzard. North Carolina 2015 Dec.25 US storms: At least 14 dead in trail of destruction   Mississippi: A clear-up has begun after a violent storm left at least 14 people dead and destroyed homes in several US South and Midwest states on Christmas... Aug.29 New Orleans marks 10 years since Hurricane Katrina Feb.19 Record-breaking cold in US East. Chicago 2014 Apr.28  Search for tornado survivors goes on Feb.12 Storm bears down on US east coast   North Carolina: A winter storm is bearing down on the densely populated US north-east, after causing transport chaos in the South Jan.29 US snow storm strands thousands. US Georgia 2013 Nov.17  Deadly tornadoes hit US Midwest May.31 New Oklahoma tornadoes 'kill five' May.21  Oklahoma tornado: Search for survivors continues May.20 Dozens dead in Oklahoma tornado Map of Oklahoma City Oklahoma  At least 24 people have been killed after a huge tornado tore through Oklahoma City suburbs, with the death toll likely to rise 2012 Oct.27  Storm threat to key US election week Aug.28 Isaac bears down on US Gulf Coast. Louisiana Mar.2 Fierce storms leave 20 dead in US. Indiana 2011 Aug.27 Hurricane Irene lashes US coast. North Carolina Apr.29  Obama visits tornado-ravaged zone Apr.28 Death toll from storms in South nears 300 Map of Alabama  Alabama: A barrage of storms claimed nearly 300 lives and reduced once-familiar neighborhoods to piles of bricks and lumber Apr.27  Dozens dead from storms in Southern U.S. Apr.17 Dozens dead as tornadoes hit US. North Carolina 2010 Jul.22  Storm forces ships off spill site Jun.30  Texas on alert as Alex sweeps in Jun.29  Hurricane hits Gulf oil clean-up 2008 Sep.1  Gustav evacuees urged to stay away Sep.1  Gustav slams into Gulf Coast Aug.31  Hundreds of thousands flee coast Aug.30  New Orleaners told to flee Gustav Aug.30  Cuba, Gulf Coast braced for Gustav May.10  Severe storms kill 18 in two U.S. states Feb.6  Tornadoes kill 48 across U.S. South 2005 Oct.24  Wilma made 3 million homes without power Sep.22  Massive traffic jams as Texans flee Rita Sep.21  Storm triggers mass evacuation Sep.20 Rita strengthens to hurricane. Florida Aug.29  Dozens feared dead after storm Aug.29 Hurricane Katrina lashes coast   New Orleans: 1,836 people lost their lives in the hurricane and in the subsequent floods Aug.28  City evacuated as storm nears Aug.28 Katrina now Category 5. New Orleans 2004 Sep.25  Jeanne eyewall hits Florida Sep.17 U.S. death toll at least 22 in Ivan's wake. Alabama



Southern U.S., Disasters Flood Timeline ... See World Flood timeline Top ^
2017 Sep.1 Trump seeks $7.8bn for flood recovery
. U.S. Congress 2015 May.29 Death toll from floods in Texas and Oklahoma reached 24   Dallas: Dozens of people are rescued in the state of Texas. 3 missing with another 15 people dead from tornadoes in northern Mexico and Texas May.25  Texas and Oklahoma flooding: Three dead 2011 Aug.31  Obama declares floods disaster in NC & NY May.14  Key Mississippi floodgates opened 2010 Jun.11  Floodwaters hit campsites, leave 16 dead 2005 Sep.23  Storm overcomes levee Sep.10  Police hunt for dead Sep.6  Flood survivors 'must leave city'



Southern U.S., Disasters Aviation Disasters Timeline ... See World Aviation Disasters timeline Top ^
2017 Jul.10 Sixteen dead in Marines Corps plane incident Map of LeFlore County Mississippi Mississippi  Mississippi: KC-130 Hercules transport aircraft crashed in the state of Mississippi at around 16:00 local time (21:00 GMT) on Monday 100 miles north of Jackson 2016 Jul.30  Texas hot air balloon crash: 'No survivors' among 16 2015 Mar.11 Eleven missing after US army crash. Florida Jan.2  'Girl survivor' reports US plane crash 2013 Aug.14  Two pilots killed in UPS plane crash 2010 Sep.20  9 Americans killed in Afghanistan crash 2006 Aug.27 49 dead in plane crash. Kentucky



Southern U.S., Disasters Animal Accident Timeline ... See World Animal Accident timeline Top ^
2016 Jun.15 Body of boy seized by alligator found
. Florida



Southern U.S., Disasters Environmental Timeline ... See World Environmental timeline Top ^
2012 Mar.2  BP reaches $7.8bn oil spill deal 2010 Dec.15 U.S. to sue BP over Gulf of Mexico oil spill
. Washington Sep.19  Gulf well permanently plugged, U.S. says Aug.4  Majority of BP spill 'dealt with' Aug.3  BP starts 'static kill' on well Jul.24  Oil spill vessels return to site Jul.18  Seepage detected at oil spill site Jul.15   BP says oil has stopped leaking  Louisiana: BP says it has temporarily stopped oil flowing into the Gulf of Mexico from its leaking well, the first time the flow has stopped since an e... Jul.13  BP starting pressure test on well Jul.9  BP in fresh bid to plug oil leak Jun.20  BP told rig safety gear 'broke earlier' Jun.16  US Congress set to grill BP chief Jun.10  Oil leak was 'greater than estimated' Jun.4  BP fits cap but yet to stop leak in Gulf May.30   Oil leak 'worst US environment disaster'   Washington: White House energy adviser Carol Browner: The Gulf of Mexico oil spill is the worst environmental disaster the US has faced May.29  'Top kill' BP operation to halt oil leak fails May.27  Work resumes to plug US oil well May.26  BP says 'top kill' plug going to plan May.24  US toughens talk over Gulf spill May.12  Deepwater Horizon preventer 'faulty' May.8  Setback in oil containment bid May.1  Weather hampers oil slick clean-up Apr.29  Oil reaches coast in US disaster Apr.28  New leak found in Gulf of Mexico oil spill Apr.25  Efforts to stop leak after oil rig explosion Apr.21   Oil spill after blast on oil rig
  Louisiana: A 'catastrophic' explosion aboard an oil rig in the Gulf of Mexico engulfed the drilling platform in flames.    At least 11 missing after blast. Massive oil spill is the largest offshore spill in U.S. hist...




Southern U.S., Disasters Suicide Timeline ... See World Suicide timeline Top ^
2015 Sep.15  Delta State University shooting suspect 'kills himself'



Southern U.S., Disasters Rescue Timeline ... See World Rescue timeline Top ^
2005 Sep.24  Rescuers comb wetlands after Rita Sep.4  House-to-house rescues under way Sep.3 Massive airlift rescues thousands  New Orleans: Survivors of Hurricane Katrina are being taken to safety in what is being called the largest-ever airlift in the country Sep.1 'Desperate SOS' for city
. New Orleans



Southern U.S., Disasters Space Disaster Timeline ... See World Space Disaster timeline Top ^
2016 Sep.1 SpaceX rocket explodes at Cape Canaveral ahead of launch
. Florida 2005 Jul.27  Nasa grounds space shuttle fleet 2003 Feb.1   Space shuttle and crew lost
  Texas: Columbia broke up as it descended toward a planned landing, showering debris across southeastern Texas.    Those killed on the flight were commander Rick D. Husband; pilot William C. McCool; payload commander Michael P. Anderson; mission specialists David M. Brown, ...
1986 Jan. 28, 1986 Space Shuttle Challenger disaster Map of Cape Canaveral Florida Florida  Florida: The NASA orbiter Challenger (OV-099) (mission STS-51-L) broke apart 73 seconds into its flight, leading to the deaths of its seven crew members



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2013 Apr.18  Deadly Texas blast 'like tornado' Apr.17 Explosion at Texas fertiliser plant   Many people are reported to be injured and others are trapped in burning buildings after an explosion at at the West Fertilizer plant near W... 2005 Sep.23  Evacuee bus explodes as Rita closes