These reports are not to be intended for up to the minute information, rather for future reference
2012 damage reports
Sandy Oct 23rd-29th(death toll as of 12/06 - 193)
Unites states 125 dead dead as of Dec 6th, 7 subways flooded in NY, report surge up to 14 ft in some locations,8 Million without power at one point. Jersey shore lines heavily damaged by surge. Breezy Point neighborhood of Queens, New York, more than 100 homes were destroyed in a fire during and after Hurricane . Some 10,000 Army and Air National Guard forces were on duty in the 13 states affected by the storm.Bellevue Hospital in Manhattan evacuated its 700 patients because the pumps that supply oil to the generators are in the basement under 8 feet of water, a source familiar with the evacuation plan said.Staten Island coastal areas heavily damaged.Jersey shoreling took a hard hit and total damage est approx 50 billion for the US
Bahamas1 man falls off roof and dies,power and phone lines downed, tourists stranded and trees uprooted. CubaSandy claimed 11 lives in eastern Cuba, including several who died in the rubble of buildings that collapsed in the fury of the massive storm hundreds of homes damaged, flooding crops and downing trees, according to media reports.It was terrible. Roofs were flying off lots of houses. Doors too, and windows," said Laquesis Bravo, 36, who lives outside the southeastern coastal city of Santiago de Cuba. Nine people died in Santiago, including a four-month-old infant who was among four people who perished when a house caved in. Five more people in the province died during the storm for unspecified reasons, while two people in the nearby town of Guantanamo were killed by falling trees. Approx 35,000 homes damaged or destroyed. Haiti34 people died and three others were reported missing. JamaicaThe police say 74-year-old Cleveland Scott, was killed after a boulder rolled unto a house in Bedward Garden, Eastern St Andrew
Leslie Sept 11th New Foundland
Avalon peninsula Leslie caused a lot of property damage in the Avalon region and knocked out power to up to 50,000 people.
Business building, homes, churches suffered roof and siding damage; shed, decks, small garages overturned; fences and pole lines were knocked down; roads and streets were closed; schools and many offices were closed; and officials issued warnings for peole to stay at home.
ISAAC Aug 24th-30th (as of Sept 2nd 5 deaths reported from Isaac in U.S)
LouisianaPlaquemines parish reports levee topped at Braithwaite and moany homes underwater no deaths so far as of 8/29.
At the height of the storm, more than 850,000 customers were reportedly without power in Louisiana,
MississippiRoof torn off grocery store,several homes badly damaged,some coastal flooding on highway 90. Dominican republic Hundreds of homes damaged. Haiti 19 dead significant flooding reported as of aug 27th. Thousands of homes have been destroyed CubaBaracoa reports 20ft waves with surge flooding,6,000 evacuated
Ernesto Aug 7-10
Jalapa Mexico Three people were killed and one was injured because of the rains and strong winds caused by the passage of tropical storm Ernesto which toppled a tree that fell on top of a car, reported the Secretariat of Civil protection. MexicoA total of 13 municipalities of the Sierra from Zongolica in the central mountainous region of Veracruz, were partially incomunicadosde to register two landslides along the federal highway Orizaba-Zongolica.The State delegate of the Secretariat of communications and transport (SCT), Basilio Agustín of la Vega, said the intense rainfall left passing through Veracruz "Ernesto" tropical storm caused two landslides.The federal official said two landslides were on the kilometers 19 and 25 which completely blocked the Orizaba-Zongolica road, although he explained that there are other state roads to travel to that region. CHILPANCINGO27 injured have left as balance three car accidents, as a result of the rains caused by tropical depression Ernesto, two of them in the highway of the Sun with two carambola, where 30 vehicles were involved.