Examples of mudslide in a Sentence
The heavy rain triggered a mudslide.
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When the state's biggest wildfire ignited in Ventura County and was followed by horrific mudslides in Montecito, tourism leaders in the region were forced to delay and retool efforts to promote the picturesque communities.
At least 17 people were killed in southern California by mudslides that swept down hillsides stripped of bushes and trees by recent wildfires.
Santa Barbara County fire officials said Wednesday that 100 homes have been destroyed by the mudslides and another 300 damaged.
Around 500 homes have so far been damaged in the mudslides and another 1,500 are still under threat.
Hundreds of kilometers to the east, army and emergency workers were checking reports an entire village was buried by mudslide in Tubod town in Lanao del Norte.
Two people died in mudslides in the city of Xalapa in Veracruz state after it was battered by high winds and heavy rains.
The United Nations children’s agency is providing immediate trauma counseling and therapy and psycho-social support to families and children in communities struck by the mudslide.
Initially, Lidia brought concerns about possible flooding and mudslides in Baja California Sur and western Jalisco that received almost 20 inches of rain.
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