• Death Toll Rises From Hiroshima Landslide

    August 20, 2014; 7:10 PM

    Rescue efforts are underway in Hiroshima, Japan, after several landslides buried people and caused severe damage on Wednesday morning, local time.

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W-C, Virginia (1969)
Remains of Camille - 27 inches of rain in western-central VA. 151 drowned, $140 million damage.

Weirton, WV (1979)
Worst flash flood in 20 years. At least 3 inches of rain near Weirton, WV. A number of homes were flooded and a bridge was washed out. A 4-6 block area of Weirton was inundated by several feet of water.

Tallageda, AL (1980)
At the airport, a tornado hit, overturning 6 planes and destroying 3 of them. The airport's hangars also sustained damage.