Hurricane Matthew

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The town fighting the climate crisis to stay afloat, one hurricane at at time
Fair Bluff has already been hit by two hurricanes – but if another arrives this year, it could become one of the US’s first climate crisis ghost towns

Michael Graff in Fair Bluff, North Carolina

21, Jul, 2019 @4:00 AM

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From Harvey to Michael: how America's year of major hurricanes unfolded
The past year has been marked by storms of record ferocity, apocalyptic damage and thousands of deaths

Oliver Milman

16, Oct, 2018 @6:00 AM

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'The situation is overwhelming': aid workers on responding to Hurricane Irma
Humanitarians in Haiti and the Dominican Republic talk about disaster assistance in place and what’s needed to prevent the crisis deteriorating further

Kate Hodal

09, Sep, 2017 @6:00 AM

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Food crisis looming in Haiti as aid slow to reach Hurricane Matthew's victims
The UN’s $120m aid appeal is only 40% funded, causing ‘unnecessary suffering’ for the 750,000 Haitians in dire need of support

Ben Quinn in Les Cayes

13, Dec, 2016 @1:29 PM

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Hurricanes become more costly
Weatherwatch As the 2016 Atlantic hurricane season draws to a close, the eye-watering cost is becoming ever more apparent

Kate Ravilious

27, Nov, 2016 @9:30 PM

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'The atmosphere is being radicalized' by climate change | Dana Nuccitelli
Dana Nuccitelli: To paraphrase Donald Trump, this is radical atmospheric change and Republicans won’t even mention the words

Dana Nuccitelli

24, Oct, 2016 @10:00 AM

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How warm seas powered two major hurricanes
Weatherwatch: Hurricanes Matthew and Nicole owed their deadly strength to exceptionally high temperatures in the Caribbean

Jeremy Plester

17, Oct, 2016 @8:30 PM

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A mighty howling in the heavens: riding out Hurricane Matthew in South Carolina
We locals on Daufuskie Island rejected the governor’s warnings to evacuate. The storm left utter destruction – and it brought the community together

Roger Pinckney in Daufuskie, South Carolina

16, Oct, 2016 @11:30 AM

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Haiti faces fresh cholera outbreak after Hurricane Matthew, aid agencies fear
At least 200 suspected cases of the waterborne disease have been reported and an urgent response is called for with thousands lacking access to clean water

Amanda Holpuch in New York

14, Oct, 2016 @10:00 AM

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The Guardian view on Haiti: time to repay our debts | Editorial
Editorial: Hurricane Matthew is only the most recent cause of Haiti’s suffering. The international community, as well as its leaders, must take responsibility


11, Oct, 2016 @6:29 PM

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Hurricane Matthew's US death toll rises to 33 as flooding chaos continues
Authorities warn levels of rivers in North Carolina are rising at record level, as a police-involved shooting during ‘high water incident’ is under investigation

Richard Luscombe in Miami

11, Oct, 2016 @5:23 PM

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Hurricane Matthew's devastation in Haiti forces UN to call for $120m in aid
Ban Ki-moon says ‘massive response’ is crucial to provide ‘life-saving assistance’ as local aid officials struggle to get resources to increasingly desperate areas

Staff and agencies in Jeremie

10, Oct, 2016 @6:17 PM

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