climatologic disaster

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climatologic disaster

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A generic term for a natural disaster caused by climatologic disturbances linked to global phenomena–e.g., El Niño, La Niña, which impact on local weather

Examples Floods, earthquakes and storms–often land-based–tornadoes or water-based–cyclones, hurricanes, typhoons

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