1: Hurricane Katrina devastates New Orleans in 2005, causing widespread destruction.

2: The Dust Bowl of the 1930s brought severe drought and dust storms to the Great Plains.

3: Superstorm Sandy hits the East Coast in 2012, causing massive flooding and damage.

4: The Galveston Hurricane of 1900 remains the deadliest natural disaster in US history.

5: The Blizzard of 1888 brought record snowfall and freezing temperatures to the East Coast.

6: The Joplin Tornado in 2011 was one of the deadliest tornadoes in US history.

7: The Great Chicago Fire of 1871 was fueled by strong winds and dry conditions.

8: The California Wildfires of 2018 were some of the most destructive in state history.

9: The Midwest Floods of 1993 submerged entire communities and farmland in water.