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U.S. Gulf Coast hit by flooding after 24 hours non-stop rain

Charles Davidson helps his neighbor Santonio Coleman, 11, from his flooded home in the Kelly Ave. Basin area of Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger

Charles Davidson helps his neighbor Santonio Coleman, 11, from his flooded home in the Kelly Ave. Basin area of Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger

Charles Davidson helps his neighbor Santonio Coleman, 11, from his flooded home in the Kelly Ave. Basin area of Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger
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Residents of Forest Creek Apartments are rescued after heavy flooding in Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger

Residents of Forest Creek Apartments are rescued after heavy flooding in Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger

Residents of Forest Creek Apartments are rescued after heavy flooding in Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger
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Cars left stranded along Fairfield Dr. during flash flooding in Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger

Cars left stranded along Fairfield Dr. during flash flooding in Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger

Cars left stranded along Fairfield Dr. during flash flooding in Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Michael Spooneybarger
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Twisted RVs and trailers are pictured in Mayflower, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Twisted RVs and trailers are pictured in Mayflower, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Twisted RVs and trailers are pictured in Mayflower, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Linda Avaritt (R) points out to family member Bill Laramore the path of the storm from inside of what was the living room of her daughter's house in Vilonia, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Linda Avaritt (R) points out to family member Bill Laramore the path of the storm from inside of what was the living room of her daughter's house in Vilonia, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Linda Avaritt (R) points out to family member Bill Laramore the path of the storm from inside of what was the living room of her daughter's house in Vilonia, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Seth Parker (L) and a friend look down at what is left of Parker's house in Vilonia, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Seth Parker (L) and a friend look down at what is left of Parker's house in Vilonia, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Seth Parker (L) and a friend look down at what is left of Parker's house in Vilonia, Arkansas April 30, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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A severe thunderstorm wall cloud is seen over the area of Canton, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

A severe thunderstorm wall cloud is seen over the area of Canton, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

A severe thunderstorm wall cloud is seen over the area of Canton, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins
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A severe thunderstorm wall cloud is seen over the area of Canton, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

A severe thunderstorm wall cloud is seen over the area of Canton, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

A severe thunderstorm wall cloud is seen over the area of Canton, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins
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Power line crew work around collapsed buildings after a tornado hit Pearl, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

Power line crew work around collapsed buildings after a tornado hit Pearl, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

Power line crew work around collapsed buildings after a tornado hit Pearl, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins
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Power line technician remove tornado debris from power lines after a tornado hit Pearl, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

Power line technician remove tornado debris from power lines after a tornado hit Pearl, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins

Power line technician remove tornado debris from power lines after a tornado hit Pearl, Mississippi April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Gene Blevins
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A camper sits on its side after a tornado came the Doss Ferry subdivision in Kimberly, Alabama, April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll

A camper sits on its side after a tornado came the Doss Ferry subdivision in Kimberly, Alabama, April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll

A camper sits on its side after a tornado came the Doss Ferry subdivision in Kimberly, Alabama, April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Tami Chappelll
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A homeowner climbs over debris that belonged to her house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A homeowner climbs over debris that belonged to her house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

A homeowner climbs over debris that belonged to her house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Fallen trees and damaged homes are seen after a tornado hit Bessemer April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

Fallen trees and damaged homes are seen after a tornado hit Bessemer April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

Fallen trees and damaged homes are seen after a tornado hit Bessemer April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry
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Workers clear debris from what used to be the kitchen and look for treasured articles at Darwin Henry's house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Workers clear debris from what used to be the kitchen and look for treasured articles at Darwin Henry's house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Workers clear debris from what used to be the kitchen and look for treasured articles at Darwin Henry's house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Darwin Henry points across the street as the talks about his neighbor who died in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Darwin Henry points across the street as the talks about his neighbor who died in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Darwin Henry points across the street as the talks about his neighbor who died in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Darwin Henry holds up a treasured photo of himself as a young man riding a horse, that had been recovered from the debris that was his house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Darwin Henry holds up a treasured photo of himself as a young man riding a horse, that had been recovered from the debris that was his house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

Darwin Henry holds up a treasured photo of himself as a young man riding a horse, that had been recovered from the debris that was his house in Mayflower, Arkansas April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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Fallen trees and damaged homes are shown in Bessemer, Alabama, April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

Fallen trees and damaged homes are shown in Bessemer, Alabama, April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

Fallen trees and damaged homes are shown in Bessemer, Alabama, April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry
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Police direct traffic around fallen trees and damaged homes after a tornado hit Bessemer April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

Police direct traffic around fallen trees and damaged homes after a tornado hit Bessemer April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry

Police direct traffic around fallen trees and damaged homes after a tornado hit Bessemer April 29, 2014. REUTERS/Marvin Gentry
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