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Southern California continues to reel after the intense storm that deluged the area and triggered deadly and destructive mudslides.
More than a dozen people were killed in Montecito, just east of Santa Barbara, which was one of the hardest-hit areas.
Hundreds of homes have been damaged, and 100 have been destroyed. At least 50 people were rescued from their rooftops by helicopter, according to the Associated Press.
The heavy rain triggered debris flows and flash flooding in areas hit hard by recent wildfires, including the massive Thomas Fire, which is the largest wildfire in state history.
Debris and mud flowed across roads and highways, leading to major road closures and traffic standstills.
“It was literally a carpet of mud and debris everywhere with huge boulders, rocks, downed trees, power lines, wrecked cars, lots of obstacles and challenges for rescue personnel to get to homes, let alone to get people out of them," Santa Barbara Sheriff Bill Brown told the AP.
Celebrities have taken to social media to share their personal experiences with the devastating impacts.
Oprah, Ellen DeGeneres, Troy Aikman and Gigi Hadid all posted about the damage. Oprah said her property in Montecito was affected.
This is not a river. This is the 101 freeway in my neighborhood right now. Montecito needs your love and support. pic.twitter.com/jRNCBrp4b5— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) January 9, 2018
Snow blanketed one of the hottest places on Earth this week: the Sahara Desert.
Cold air mixed with a storm streaming off Spain which led to the unusual snowfall. While snow is a rare occurrence in the desert area, a similar snow phenomenon happened last year.
Enough snow fell to be seen from space.
This event was the fourth snowfall in just under 40 years.
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Tropical Cyclone Ava reached the equivalent of a Category 3 hurricane before making landfall. The storm lashed the eastern side of the island with winds up to 119 mph, according to Reuters.
At least 13,000 were displaced.
Freezing rain and frigid conditions created messy travel in the eastern United States on Monday.
Numerous accidents were reported from Alabama to Pennsylvania. More than 500 flights were canceled and another 1,000 were delayed, according to FlightStats.
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With the knowledge that natural disasters can happen at any time, would your city be prepared to evacuate thousands, or even millions, of people?
The first taste of winter will be felt across the United Kingdom from Friday into this weekend.
A storm is forecast to track close enough to the Atlantic coast to disrupt travel in the northeastern United States due to drenching rain, snow and gusty winds during this weekend.
With the pivotal midterm elections several weeks away, hurricanes Michael and Florence have been major obstacles to the administrative procedures for the election in the hardest-hit locations in the Carolinas and Florida.
Hurricanes Florence and Michael ravaged through the southeastern United States earlier this year, raising concerns among leaf peepers whether these storms would hurt autumn colors. However, projections for a vibrant fall color season still remain bright.
Typhoon Yutu will bring risks ranging from flooding and damaging winds to dangerous seas to Guam and the Northern Mariana Islands.
Hurricane Willa remains a dangerous major hurricane on Tuesday and will make landfall along the Mexico coastline by Tuesday night.
Despite already having received drought-busting rainfall in excess earlier this month, a large swath of the southern United States is poised to receive another round of potentially dangerous wet weather.