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Dominican Republic : Tropical Storm : 2003/12/01


Duration 2003/12/01
Country or District Dominican Republic
Name Tropical Storm
Outline Ten people were killed and 15 injured when Tropical Storm Odette pounded the Dominican Republic over the weekend.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
Reuters Alertnet 2003/12/12
Death:At least nine people
Affected: 65,000 people
Swamped almost 500,000 acres (202,000 hectares) of farmland.

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OCHA Situation Report No.2 2003/12/04
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