Heavy Rains Lead To Flash Flooding In Omaha

August 8, 2021 ☼ climateextreme-weather

Source: NPR - Link

Torrential rains drenched eastern Nebraska Saturday night, leading to flash flooding in Omaha that flooded businesses, stranded drivers and left thousands without power.

Thunderstorms were accompanied by 60 mph winds and quarter-sized hail.

Extreme weather events such as flooding are expected to become more frequent and severe as a result of climate change.

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