Tag Archive: 2011

Sep 13 2011

Flooding in Pennsylvania: The Broken Record of 2011

I initially did not look very closely at the headlines about more flooding in Pennsylvania and the Northeast. I assumed it was more coverage on the flooding from Hurricane Irene. The year that is 2011 that saw disastrous flooding in the area just over a week prior, would again bring us record flooding, this time …

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Sep 07 2011

The Flooding from Irene in Vermont

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From the collapse of multiple historic bridges to state-wide flooding, Vermont was hammered by Hurricane Irene and will take some time to recover. The governor is calling it the worst storm to hit Vermont in a century. The precipitation that Irene brought with it was unbelievable. Check out the map of the peak below: That …

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Jun 27 2011

Souris River Flooding in Minot at the Peak

The Souris River flooding in Minot, North Dakota appears to have peaked late Saturday/early Sunday at 26,900 cubic feet per second (cfs). It now looks like a very slow descent back below flood state. The flow currently (as of 6:45pm EST Monday) is at 23,500 cfs. Below are two clips; the first is a view …

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