• Typhoon Kalmaegi Hits China, Vietnam Next

    September 16, 2014; 9:54 AM ET

    Typhoon Kalmaegi slammed southern China on Tuesday and northern Vietnam is next in line for life-threatening flooding and mudslides.

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Eastern US (1999)
Hurricane Floyd moves up east Coast. Storm surge at Wilmington, NC measured 10.3 feet. Winds gusted to 80 mph at Atlantic Beach, NC 14" of rain fell over a 2 day period in Chestertown, MD. 6.98" fell over a 2 day period in Philadelphia, PA.

Upper Plains (1881)
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Florida (1928)
San Felipe Hurricane struck Palm Beach 27.43 inches of rain, enormous damage -- floods on Lake Okeechobee, drowned 1,836; 1,870 injured as dikes around the lake caved in during hurricane.