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2 hrs ago | ABC News 4 Charleston

Orangeburg County hit by up to 10 inches of rain

Slow-moving storms dumped up to 10 inches of rain in parts of Orangeburg County, prompting street flooding and leaving dozens of vehicles stranded in the high water.


Related Topix: Orangeburg County, SC, Cordova, SC

6 hrs ago |

What if a tornado hit a major U.S. city?

A single violent tornado could cause as much as $20 billion in property damage if it hit downtown Chicago, according to a report released Tuesday by Swiss Re, a global reinsurance company.


6 hrs ago | WFAA-TV Dallas

At 101, weather observer gets a place in the sun

It takes only a couple of minutes, twice a day, but 101-year-old Richard Hendrickson is fiercely proud that he has done the same thing for his country and community nearly every day since Herbert Hoover was in the White House in 1930.


Related Topix: Bridgehampton, NY

6 hrs ago | The Republic

Searchers: Last body found after deadly landslide

Searchers on Tuesday pulled what they believe was the last missing body from debris left by a landslide in Washington state that researchers said was likely triggered by heavy rainfall.


Related Topix: Landslide, Oso, WA, Snohomish County, WA, Mudflow, Natural Disasters

9 hrs ago | KRCR

New law stops HOAs from issuing fines for brown lawns

Homeowner associations can no longer slap fines on residents with dry, brown lawns during droughts.


Related Topix: US Governors, Jerry Brown, Natural Disasters, Drought

14 hrs ago | News24

.com | Extreme weather in Vietnam kills 27

The apparent downing of a Malaysian passenger jet and the loss of nearly 300 lives could be a game changer in the Ukraine crisis, piling pressure on key players, especially Russia.


Related Topix: Tornado, Hurricane, Natural Disasters

18 hrs ago | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

Cooler weather aids crews fighting Washington fire

Firefighters and local authorities are heartened by weather forecasts that call for continued cooler temperatures and higher humidity as they battle a destructive wildfire that has charred hundreds of square miles in Washington state and is the largest in state history.


Related Topix: Fire, Washington, Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Tonasket, WA

Mon Jul 21, 2014

The nation's weather

A cold front will extend from the upper Intermountain West to the northern Plains on Monday, while a low pressure system will linger over the eastern Gulf Coast.


News Herald

Tuesday's forecast: Sizzling heat in the central U.S.

The Roy family spent this past week in a cabin in the middle of the woods in wild, wonderful West... Sweltering summer heat will bake much of the central and southwestern U.S. on Tuesday, while some severe storms could rattle the western Great Lakes.



Area Weather

Temperatures will range from 82 to 79 degrees with clear skies. Winds will remain steady around 11 miles per hour from the southeast.


Daily World

Heat, storms target central USA as fires char West

The central USA's first intense heat wave of the summer is baking the region this week, with high temperatures forecast in the upper 90s to over 100 degrees in many locations.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Heat Wave, Minnesota

Nebraska conference to show ways to handle animals

Curt Pate will demonstrate the low-stress techniques on Aug. 13 at the Buffalo County fairgrounds, on the second day of the two-day conference in Kearney.


Related Topix: Drama Movies, The Horse Whisperer, Buffalo County, NE, Natural Disasters, Drought

The Oregonian

Helpful weather coming to Pacific Northwest wildfires

Cooler temperatures and lighter winds are forecast to descend on wildfire-stricken Washington state, helping firefighters battle flames that have been growing unfettered for a week and have covered hundreds of square miles.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, US Politics, US News, Jay Inslee, US House of Representatives, Democrat, Okanogan County, WA, US Governors

KHOU-TV Houston

Armed bandits demand water in dry northern India

Police say armed bandits are threatening villagers with death unless they deliver 35 buckets of water each day in northern India.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought

Sun Jul 20, 2014

Tay FM

Flash Floods, Thunder, And Another Hot Spell

Torrential downpours and thunderstorms have hit parts of the south east causing damage to homes and major disruption to roads.


Related Topix: Flood, Natural Disasters, Essex County, England, United Kingdom,


Official says Jamaica's drought is intensifying

Jamaica's environment minister says a serious drought is intensifying on the Caribbean island with water supply systems already well below normal.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought, Agriculture, Science

The Fresno Bee

Flash flood warning for Rim fire burn areas in Mariposa, Tuolumne counties

Rim fire aftermath on Granite Creek Road. A burned-up section of Tuolumne River Canyon and some winding roads that could be affected by heavy debris flows in a big storm this year.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Flood, Mariposa, CA, Tuolumne County, CA, Mariposa County, CA

WFAA-TV Dallas

Drought hinders California's clean energy goals

Already locked in its third dry year, an ongoing drought could complicate California's battle against global warming and make it more expensive, officials said.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Drought, Alternative Energy, Renewable Energy (Green Energy), Energy, Global Warming, Solar Energy, Pacific Gas and Electric

The Winnipeg Free Press

Wildfires dying down in parts of B.C. thanks to cool weather and rainfall

Firefighters tackle a flare up at the Smith Creek fire located on a hillside in West Kelowna, B.C., Saturday, July, 19, 2014.


Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Canada

Ilkeston Advertiser

Flash floods hit Derbyshire

The county's fire service said it received 80 calls about flooding in the space of just one hour last night - amid intense thunderstorms triggered by hot and very humid air from Spain.