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|Meteorology - The science that deals with the
phenomena of the atmosphere, especially weather and weather
Days of heavy monsoon rains in
western Nepal and northern India has set off landslides that swept away houses.
It has been raining in the region since Thursday, August 14th, displacing
thousands in the Himalayas, making roads impassible and stranding people in
their flooded homes. Highways and roads were either flooded or blocked by
landslides in the western part of Nepal, stopping rescuers from reaching remote
villages where over a thousand people were thought to be stranded. The army was
able to rescue about 300 people on Saturday, but poor visibility hindered
helicopter rescue efforts. Trucks loaded with emergency supplies, food, tents
and plastic sheets were being sent to the flooded area, but their reach was
limited by the blocked roads. The rainy season in South Asia runs from June
Be sure to always have
survival kits in your home
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