With the recent passing of Hurricane Patricia – the most powerful hurricane ever recorded – one can’t help think of previous deadly storms. Thankfully, Patricia weakened quickly when it made landfall which minimized causalities and damage. This infographic lists a few of the worlds’s deadliest storms (and an earthquake, I suppose, for good measure).
One notable storm that is not on the list includes Hurricane Katrina, where at least 1,245 people died and over $108 billion was caused in damages. Which would you add to the list?
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Source: Balcombes Claim Management