Cyclone Nargis happened in May 2008. Little warning was given. Winds of 200 km per hour and the low pressure created a storm surge, measuring 6.3 metres high. It mainly affected Myanmar (formerly known as Burma), a country south-west of Bangladesh.
|Origin||Bay of Bengal|
|Landfall||Burma, an LEDC near Bangladesh|
|Weather||Storm surge of 6.3 m - Winds of 200 km/hour|
|Damage||200,000 died / unaccounted for. Destroyed rice and shrimp industry|