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US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

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(Worthy News) - With three strong hurricanes, wildfires, hail, flooding, tornadoes and drought, the United States tallied a record high bill last year for weather disasters: $306 billion.

The U.S. had 16 disasters last year with damage exceeding a billion dollars, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration said Monday. That ties 2011 for the number of billion-dollar disasters, but the total cost blew past the previous record of $215 billion in 2005.

Costs are adjusted for inflation and NOAA keeps track of billion-dollar weather disasters going back to 1980. [ Source: Fox News (Read More...) ]

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1 thought on “US hits record for costly weather disasters: $306 billion

  1. David Wilkerson foretold all of this...

    and it's only going to get worse.

    Between the US now mandating healthcare that pays for abortions, requires employers insurance for it's employees to cover the whole range of contraception,
    Medicaid slavery for the families with children and the aged, plus infrastructure that's failing (bridges and roads sliding off into the flood waters)...

    and weather beyond our control...

    Can you say "come Lord Jesus, come" ?

    Because we haven't seen the worst yet.

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