Cyclone timeline

  • The Indian Cyclone of 1839

    On November 25, 1839 a huge cyclone hit Coringa, India with a 40ft storm surge and killed 300,000 people. The entire city was destroyed by this... Read more

  • Orissa Cyclone of 1999

    October 29, 1999, saw cyclonic storms with winds of 200 km per hour ripping through India‚Äôs eastern coast. Orissa, like many times in the past, was... Read more

  • Tropical Storm Agatha

    A powerful tropical storm in Central America has left at least 99 people dead in floods and mudslides. The worst-hit country was Guatemala,... Read more