Andrew accounts for 23 fatalities in america and three more within the Bahamas. The hurricane caused $26.5 billion in harm in america, of which $1 billion took place Louisiana while the remainder in south Florida. The the greater part for the damage in Florida had been as a result of the winds. Harm when you look at the Bahamas had been approximated at $250 million.
More pictures of Andrew can be obtained from NASA Goddard Laboratory site.
Tropical Storm Alberto 1994 Alberto was initially detected as a wave that is tropical moved from the African shore on 18 June. The revolution relocated in to the Caribbean that is western by June and formed into a tropical despair near the western tip of Cuba on June 30. The cyclone moved northwest through July 1 it turned northward as it became a tropical storm, then. This movement proceeded before the cyclone made landfall when you look at the western Florida Panhandle on the 4th. Alberto then relocated north-northeastward into western Georgia, where it did glint sign in a cycle in the fifth and 6th. The cyclone finally dissipated over main Alabama on 7 july.
Alberto’s winds and tides produced only minor damage at the shore, nevertheless the exorbitant rains that dropped in Georgia, Alabama, and western Florida had been another tale. Quantities surpassed 10 ins in several areas, using the optimum being the 27.61 inches storm total at Americus, GA (including 21 ins in twenty four hours). Continue reading