Friday, December 9, 2011

Top 5 Costliest Storms for 2011

Good Morning America's meteorologist Sam Champion reported today that 2011 was a record breaking year for weather related billion dollar disasters with 12 storms each in the billion dollar range. The top 5 costliest storms for 2011 are as follows:

1. April Alabama Tornado Outbreak    $9     B
2. May Joplin Tornado Outbreak          $8     B
3. Hurricane Irene                                  $7.2  B
4. Texas Drought/Wildfires                   $5.2  B
5. Chicago Groundhog Day Blizzard    $3.9  B

No comments:

Post a Comment

Note: Only a member of this blog may post a comment.