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Analysis of Damage Caused by Hydrometeorological Disasters in Texas, 1960–2016
Property damages caused by hydrometeorological disasters in Texas during the period 1960–2016 totaled $54.2 billion with hurricanes, tropical storms, and hail accounting for 56%, followed by flooding and severe thunderstorms ...
Fatalities Caused by Hydrometeorological Disasters in Texas
Texas ranks first in the U.S in number of fatalities due to natural disasters. Based on data culled from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) from 1959 to 2016, the number of hydrometeorological ...
Brief Communication: Analysis of the Fatalities and Socio-Economic Impacts Caused by Hurricane Florence
Florence made landfall on the southeastern coast of North Carolina (NC) generating torrential rainfall and severe flooding that led to 53 fatalities in three states (NC, SC, and VA) and $16–$40 billion in damage. Seventy-seven ...