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2019-08-14 -Signs, Portents, and the Weather-
Death toll rises to 44 as typhoon Lekima wreaks havoc in eastern China
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Posted by Fred 2019-08-14 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [6474 views ]  Top

#1 Many of the earlier deaths occurred when a natural dam collapsed in Zhejiang after a deluge of 160 mm (6.2 inches) of rain within three hours.

6.2" in 3 hours is a lot but dams have various overflow channels, etc. W.when a dam collapses, it is usually because of a structural flaw not fixed in time
Posted by lord garth 2019-08-14 02:34||   2019-08-14 02:34|| Front Page Top

#2 How many hospital ships and rescue helicopters are we sending?
Posted by Skidmark 2019-08-14 16:30||   2019-08-14 16:30|| Front Page Top

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