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31 min ago | San Bernardino County Sun
The National Weather Service issued a flash-flood warning until about 4:30 p.m. Tuesday for parts of San Bernardino and Riverside counties due to heavy rainfall. A lightning strike ignited a fire at Harrison Mountain east of SR330 in the San Bernardino Mountains and was distinguished by the heavy rainfall, said Liz Brown, spokeswoman for CalFire.
2 hrs ago | Daily Times
According to Radio Pakistan, Irrigation authorities said water influx at the barrage was recorded as over two hundred and seventy thousand and over one hundred sixty thousand cusecs this morning in Sukkur. Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah said all barrages on River Indus were stable and the flow of water would pass away easily through these barrages.
6 hrs ago | Daily Times
RAHIM YAR KHAN/MULTAN Raging water torrent from river Chenab will enter Sindh passing through Rahim Yar Khan tonight as devastating floods inundated dozens of villages in Ali Pur Tehseel of Muzaffargarh on Tuesday. According to reports, road link between Multan and Muzaffargarh could not be restored so far while flood victims from Shujaabad were facing great difficulties in receiving aid.
10 hrs ago | Post and Courier
Showers and storms late this afternoon will dump heavy rain throughout the Charleston area, according to the Weather Service. A 60 percent chance of rain is expected.
14 hrs ago | The Las Vegas Sun
A fallen utility post blocks a road as see through the windshield of a car in the city of Loreto, Mexico, Monday, Sept. 15, 2014.
TUCSON, AZ - It was just one week ago that Southern Arizona was pounded with record breaking rain causing roads and washes to flood. Local agencies are preparing for another round of possibly more of the same this week.
Trees on the bank of the Blanco river that have been felled to make way for a power plant. Hydroelectric projects are threatening biodiversity and the way of life of communities in the state of Veracruz, in southeast Mexico.
When a 17-year-old student named Logan Blake was sucked into an Iowa storm drain and died during flash flooding this summer, the news brought up painful memories 1,000 miles away.
Officials studying how to reduce flooding risks and hazards along the Blanchard River in northwest Ohio will present a basic plan for consideration by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers leaders in the coming weeks, according to the regional Corps office handling the study.
The village was affected by a "major flood event" in 2007 because the existing drains were unable to cope during a heavy deluge of water. Now the East Riding of Yorkshire Council planning committee has granted permission for the construction of a major flood alleviation scheme.
The crowd waves their hands at the Celebration of Life ceremony Sunday for Gerald Boland at Lyons Elementary School.
SRINAGAR: About 150,000 people were still stranded in their homes a week after Indian-held Kashmir's worst flood in over a century and fears grew on Sunday of an outbreak of diseases from vast fields of stagnant brown water. Indian army and civilian boats trawled through the streets -now water channels - of the state capital Srinagar picking up residents and delivering water, food and basic medicine to people who chose to remain camped out in the upper floors of their houses.
One of the largest road rebuilding projects in state history is being conducted so highways and streets can better take another roundhouse punch by Mother Nature. At least that's the consensus of state transportation officials who saw 486 miles of roadway closed by September 2013 flooding.
Authorities in Slovenia say two people have died in new floods that hit the Balkans this weekend after heavy rains. Police said Sunday a 30-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl drowned after their van plunged into a flood-swollen stream northeast of the capital, Ljubljana.
For the swirling flock of migrating shorebirds banking to a landing in California's Central Valley, a recently flooded rice field is providing a new kind of triage station during a drought that's drastically reducing places where they can rest on their long journeys. The new arrivals to the field -- hundreds of them -- are dowichers, says conservationist Greg Gulot, standing on a dirt berm and focusing his binoculars to identify a wading bird that is one of the first to fly south in an annual migration that brings 350 species to California's Sacramento and San Joaquin valleys.
As Laura Speer looked around Riverside Park, it was hard to hold back the tears. One year ago, the floods that swept through the state submerged the park and surrounding community.
Updated: Tue Sep 16, 2014 06:28 pm
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