Cyclone Nargis

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  1. Date?
    2-3 May 2008
  2. Location?
    It hit Burma tracked from west to east along the coast of Burma a quarter of the population live there.
  3. The size?
    • Catergory 4 with 150 - 160mph winds.
    • Rainfall - Up to 600mm
    • Storm surge - Up to 3.5 m high
  4. Predictions and Warnings?
    Very Limited. Indian Meteorological department had to relay information to the Burmese and most people lacked forms of media, just the state new agencies.
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Cyclone Nargis
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2011-05-28 14:09:29
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