- Sep 11
Harvey likely to be second-costliest U.S. natural disaster
Data from Goldman Sachs Investment Research and the National Hurricane Center reveals that Hurricane Harvey could rack up an estimated $85 billion in damage, which would make it the second-costliest natural disaster in U.S. history. Meanwhile, Hurricane Irma could go down as one of the five costliest U.S. hurricanes, per AP.
Data: National Centers for Environmental Information, Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research; Chart: Lazaro Gamio / Axios