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Hope Star
Turning the corner on the heat?The National Weather Service isn't promising anything, but it appears that Sout
Turning the corner on the heat?
Hope Star / Posted 10 hours ago
The National Weather Service isn't promising anything, but it appears that Southwest Arkansas may be turning the corner on the hot weather for this summer. Posted Aug. 27, 2015 at 3:08 PM The National Weather Service isn't promising anything, but... Read more
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PhysOrg
NASA sees former Typhoon Atsani's remnants affecting AlaskaOn Aug. 26 at 13:47 UTC, the AIRS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite saw c
NASA sees former Typhoon Atsani's remnants affecting Alaska
PhysOrg / Posted yesterday
On Aug. 26 at 13:47 UTC, the AIRS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite saw cloud tops in the remnants of Atsani as cold as -63F/-53C over central Alaska, indicating strong thunderstorms. Credit: NASA/JPL, Ed Olsen The remnants of former Typhoon... Read more
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The Advocate
We can feel it! Record low temperatures for parts of south Louisiana on Wednesday morning; more may come ThursdayThe National Weather Service office in New Orleans cut straight to the chase in
We can feel it! Record low temperatures for parts of south Louisiana on Wednesday morning; more may come Thursday
The Advocate / Posted yesterday
The National Weather Service office in New Orleans cut straight to the chase in its Wednesday morning forecast. Amid a brutal summer, it's doubtful anyone is complaining. In fact, Slidell set a record low for this date as the city hit 59 degrees... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Flood advisory issued for Pender, New Hanover counties Published: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 2:43 p.m.Last Modified: Tuesday, Augus
Flood advisory issued for Pender, New Hanover counties
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 2 days ago
Published: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 2:43 p.m.Last Modified: Tuesday, August 25, 2015 at 2:43 p.m. WILMINGTON -- A flood advisory was issued shortly after 2 p.m. today by the National Weather... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Pleasant August day on tap TuesdayTopekans will be treated to another pleasant August day on Tuesday, as highs on
Pleasant August day on tap Tuesday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 2 days ago
Topekans will be treated to another pleasant August day on Tuesday, as highs once again will top out in the lower 80s. After overnight lows dip into the mid-50s, Wednesday’s high should reach the mid-80s. A chance of rain enters the picture on... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Hurricane Katrina hit South Florida 10 years ago todayIt was 10 years ago today that Hurricane Katrina hit South Florida. Although th
Hurricane Katrina hit South Florida 10 years ago today
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 3 days ago
It was 10 years ago today that Hurricane Katrina hit South Florida. Although the system saved its worst for New Orleans, it caused substantial damage in this region. A review of the catastrophic storm: After forming near the Bahamas, Katrina struck... Read more
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KATU Portland
Wind shift sends smoke east, air quality improves in W. OregonPORTLAND, Ore. - Winds of change are blowing into the Metro area, and that mean
Wind shift sends smoke east, air quality improves in W. Oregon
KATU Portland / Posted 3 days ago
PORTLAND, Ore. - Winds of change are blowing into the Metro area, and that means improved air quality, but not for everyone yet. East wind conditions brought wildfire smoke from Eastern Oregon and Washington into the Portland/Vancouver metro area... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Sunny days with highs in 80s on MondayPlenty of sunshine and highs in the lower 80s are expected Monday in the Topeka
Sunny days with highs in 80s on Monday
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 3 days ago
Plenty of sunshine and highs in the lower 80s are expected Monday in the Topeka area, making for a glorious late summer day. Carbon copies of the day are in the forecast for Tuesday and Wednesday before a slight chance of rain enters the picture on... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Weather helps fight on nearly 70,000-acre Grant Co. fire | News - Home Wind expected to push blaze into already burned areas POSTED:
Weather helps fight on nearly 70,000-acre Grant Co. fire
KTVZ Bend / Posted 4 days ago
| News - Home Wind expected to push blaze into already burned areas POSTED: 2:20 PM PDT August 23, 2015 The Mormon Lake Hotshots from... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
Wire thieves knock out radar for airport, weather serviceINDIANAPOLIS -- Several agencies are investigating a series of copper cable the
Wire thieves knock out radar for airport, weather service
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 7 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS -- Several agencies are investigating a series of copper cable thefts that knocked out radar at the Indianapolis International Airport and disrupted the National Weather Service last weekend. Thieves stole aerial copper telephone cables... Read more
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FiberOpticsOnline
NOAA Signs First U.S. Government Deal With SES For O3b High Throughput SolutionRESTON, VA.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global satellite solutions provider SES Governm
NOAA Signs First U.S. Government Deal With SES For O3b High Throughput Solution
FiberOpticsOnline / Posted 8 days ago
RESTON, VA.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Global satellite solutions provider SES Government Solutions (SES GS) has agreed to a one year contract with the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Agency (NOAA) to provide O3b Networks’ services and ground equipment to... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Winds to get much worse near fires burning in Eastern Washington TWISP, Wash. -- Challenging weather conditions are expected to get even more
Winds to get much worse near fires burning in Eastern Washington
KOMO Seattle / Posted 8 days ago
TWISP, Wash. -- Challenging weather conditions are expected to get even more daunting for firefighters dealing with massive wildfires across parts of Eastern Washington as stronger... Read more
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My Suburban Life
Downers Grove warning sirens delayed during Aug. 18 stormAfter four failed attempts to activate the sirens that started at 8:07 p.m., th
Downers Grove warning sirens delayed during Aug. 18 storm
My Suburban Life / Posted 8 days ago
After four failed attempts to activate the sirens that started at 8:07 p.m., the village contacted Fulton Technologies, who successfully activated the sirens remotely at 8:13 p.m., according to the news release. The National Weather issued tornado... Read more
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Lyons Suburban Press
Parts of DuPage, Cook counties without power after Aug. 18 thunderstormAmong the most affected areas include, Bolingbrook, Downers Grove, Stickney, Br
Parts of DuPage, Cook counties without power after Aug. 18 thunderstorm
Lyons Suburban Press / Posted 8 days ago
Among the most affected areas include, Bolingbrook, Downers Grove, Stickney, Broadview, Countryside and Burr Ridge. Minor outages were also reported in Lisle, Woodridge, Lombard, Lemont, Addison, Berkeley, Western Springs, Hillside, Hinsdale, Indian... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Air quality reaching unhealthy levelsA pall of smoke continues to hang over Spokane, a constant reminder of wildfire
Air quality reaching unhealthy levels
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
A pall of smoke continues to hang over Spokane, a constant reminder of wildfires burning across the region. The conditions are so bad right now that air monitors in Spokane, Spokane Valley, Omak and the Lewiston area are all reading unhealthy levels... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Almanac, weather service predict another cold, snowy winterFORT KENT, Maine — Tired of the string of hot, humid, hazy days Maine is curren
Almanac, weather service predict another cold, snowy winter
Bangor Daily News / Posted 9 days ago
FORT KENT, Maine — Tired of the string of hot, humid, hazy days Maine is currently experiencing? If so, be of good cheer. According to The Old Farmer’s Almanac which just released its annual winter season predictions, much of New England will be... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Flood Advisory issued for entire island of KauaiA Flood Advisory is in effect until 3 a.m. for the entire island of Kauai. The
Flood Advisory issued for entire island of Kauai
Hawaii News Now / Posted 9 days ago
A Flood Advisory is in effect until 3 a.m. for the entire island of Kauai. The National Weather Service office in Honolulu said at 11:36 p.m. Monday, radar showed heavy rain across windward areas of the Garden Isle from Kilauea to Lihue., with other... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Enough With the Ridiculous Storm Names!MASSIVE, DEADLY STORMS AREN’T “FUN” Jason Samenow, the normally reasonable lea
Enough With the Ridiculous Storm Names!
NBC Philadelphia / Posted 10 days ago
MASSIVE, DEADLY STORMS AREN’T “FUN” Jason Samenow, the normally reasonable leader of the “Capital Weather Gang” blog on the Washington Post must have gone over to “the dark side." I agree with him on practically everything, so it was a shock to see... Read more
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Philly.com
'Hurricane' Schwartz: Storm names are out of controlGlenn “Hurricane” Schwartz, Chief Meteorologist, NBC10 Philadelphia Last update
'Hurricane' Schwartz: Storm names are out of control
Philly.com / Posted 10 days ago
Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz, Chief Meteorologist, NBC10 Philadelphia Last updated: Monday, August 17, 2015, 3:45 PM “SUPER EL NINO” /”RECORD EL NINO AREN’T ENOUGH”? As I’ve pointed out in a couple of blogs, a possible record El Nino continues to... Read more
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KPVI News 6 Pocatello
Meteorologists Track Smoke Using New Forecast ToolsStarting last weekend, people locally have been dealing the effects of smoke fr
Meteorologists Track Smoke Using New Forecast Tools
KPVI News 6 Pocatello / Posted 10 days ago
Starting last weekend, people locally have been dealing the effects of smoke from those wildfires. KPVI looked into how the smoke from way out west makes it into our area, and the new technology meteorologists have at their disposal to track it. On... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
A hot start to week, still no 90s in forecastThe second sultry stretch of weather this summer is settling in over the Northe
A hot start to week, still no 90s in forecast
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 11 days ago
The second sultry stretch of weather this summer is settling in over the Northeast, but the Berkshires will again likely escape an official heat wave. A Bermuda high will pump in tropical air over the region for the first half of the week, with... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Friday was 6th-wettest August date on record in SeattleSEATTLE -- It was just what the doctor ordered for a rain-starved Puget Sound r
Friday was 6th-wettest August date on record in Seattle
KOMO Seattle / Posted 12 days ago
SEATTLE -- It was just what the doctor ordered for a rain-starved Puget Sound region: A day's worth of steady rains. A low pressure area took a path that brought the peak of its strength right over the Seattle Metro area, bringing well over an inch... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Smoke from fires expected to linger in Shasta CountyREDDING, California - After a few beautiful days under baby blue skies, smoke f
Smoke from fires expected to linger in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 13 days ago
REDDING, California - After a few beautiful days under baby blue skies, smoke from the more than 200 square miles of fires west of Shasta County has returned to stifle the valley. And it’s expected to stay, according to the National Weather Service... Read more
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PhysOrg
Aqua satellite sees birth of Tropical Depression 16WOn Aug. 14 at 3:00 UTC the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captur
Aqua satellite sees birth of Tropical Depression 16W
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
On Aug. 14 at 3:00 UTC the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured this visible image newborn Tropical Depression 16W in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. Credit: NASA/NRL Tropical Depression 16W came together in the Northwestern Pacific... Read more
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PhysOrg
Aqua satellite sees birth of Tropical Depression 17WOn Aug. 14 at 3:00 UTC the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captur
Aqua satellite sees birth of Tropical Depression 17W
PhysOrg / Posted 13 days ago
On Aug. 14 at 3:00 UTC the MODIS instrument aboard NASA's Aqua satellite captured this visible image newborn Tropical Depression 17W in the Northwestern Pacific Ocean. Credit: NASA/NRL Tropical Depression 17W came together in the Northwestern Pacific... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
NWS Caribou office offers more than forecastsIt is 7 p.m. at the National Weather Service office on North Main Street in Car
NWS Caribou office offers more than forecasts
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
It is 7 p.m. at the National Weather Service office on North Main Street in Caribou — time to launch the weather balloon. Two volunteers step out of a group of a dozen women gathered outside the building’s back entrance to assist National Weather... Read more
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Fort Wayne News-Sentinel
Fort Wayne rainfall record brokenIt's official — this has been the rainiest summer in Fort Wayne since rainfall
Fort Wayne rainfall record broken
Fort Wayne News-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
It's official — this has been the rainiest summer in Fort Wayne since rainfall records started being recorded in 1912. The showers we had Monday pushed the rainfall total to 18.86 inches for what is called meteorological summer — June 1 through Aug.... Read more
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Hawaii News Now
Tropical Storm Watch issued for Hawaii Island as Hilda approaches; Latest forecast on KGMB, KHNLThe National Weather Service office in Honolulu has issued a Tropical Storm Wat
Tropical Storm Watch issued for Hawaii Island as Hilda approaches; Latest forecast on KGMB, KHNL
Hawaii News Now / Posted 16 days ago
The National Weather Service office in Honolulu has issued a Tropical Storm Watch for the Big Island of Hawaii for the possible effects of tropical cyclone Hilda. The Tropical Storm Watch means that tropical storm force winds of 39 to 73 miles per... Read more
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The Madison County Journal
Chalk up one for the governmentBy Mark Jenkins Usually when one hears the words “waste,” “inefficient” and “in
Chalk up one for the government
The Madison County Journal / Posted 18 days ago
By Mark Jenkins Usually when one hears the words “waste,” “inefficient” and “inaccurate,” the word “government” is somewhere in the sentence. While this may be true in some departments, I believe I can give you one department that is going to give... Read more
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The Greater New Milford Spectrum
Northville radio operators rise to the occasionWhen severe weather hits, New Milford’s Mike Walters springs into action. He i
Northville radio operators rise to the occasion
The Greater New Milford Spectrum / Posted 19 days ago
When severe weather hits, New Milford’s Mike Walters springs into action. He immediately communicates with other amateur radio operators and the National Weather Service to provide firsthand information on a storm’s local progress. The radio... Read more
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FOX Carolina
NWS: radar, geography lead to tornadoes going undetectedThe National Weather Service said many conditions can lead to an undetected tor
NWS: radar, geography lead to tornadoes going undetected
FOX Carolina / Posted 21 days ago
The National Weather Service said many conditions can lead to an undetected tornado. That’s partly what is to blame for a lack of warning issued during Sunday’s EF-1 tornado in Owendale. Rich Pollman, the warning coordination meteorologist for the... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
NWS: radar, geography lead to tornadoes going undetectedThe National Weather Service said many conditions can lead to an undetected tor
NWS: radar, geography lead to tornadoes going undetected
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 21 days ago
The National Weather Service said many conditions can lead to an undetected tornado. That’s partly what is to blame for a lack of warning issued during Sunday’s EF-1 tornado in Owendale. Rich Pollman, the warning coordination meteorologist for the... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
NWS: radar, geography lead to tornadoes going undetectedThe National Weather Service said many conditions can lead to an undetected tor
NWS: radar, geography lead to tornadoes going undetected
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 21 days ago
The National Weather Service said many conditions can lead to an undetected tornado. That’s partly what is to blame for a lack of warning issued during Sunday’s EF-1 tornado in Owendale. Rich Pollman, the warning coordination meteorologist for the... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Around town for Wednesday, Aug. 05Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., Sheep Creek Trail. Bring food,
Around town for Wednesday, Aug. 05
Juneau Empire / Posted 22 days ago
Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., Sheep Creek Trail. Bring food, water, waterproof clothing and hiking boots. No dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428. Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church.... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
Tropical weather fright becomes surfers' delightBy Tuesday night, the low had moved farther up the coast and out into the Atlan
Tropical weather fright becomes surfers' delight
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 23 days ago
By Tuesday night, the low had moved farther up the coast and out into the Atlantic Ocean, where it still had a 10 percent chance of becoming a tropical cyclone before it merged Wednesday with a frontal system, according to an 8 p.m. update from the... Read more
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Juneau Empire
Around Town for Tuesday, Aug. 4Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586
Around Town for Tuesday, Aug. 4
Juneau Empire / Posted 23 days ago
Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., call for location. Details: 586-0428. Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church. Quilts donated to Lutheran World Relief. Details: 586-2380. Senior ceramics,... Read more
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9&10 News Cadillac
Rains leave slick roads, cause flash flooding in MichiganDETROIT (AP) - Heavy rains as part of severe thunderstorms left roads slick and
Rains leave slick roads, cause flash flooding in Michigan
9&10 News Cadillac / Posted 24 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Heavy rains as part of severe thunderstorms left roads slick and caused flash flooding in parts of Michigan. Meteorologist Steven Freitag at the National Weather Service office in Oakland County's White Lake Township says it had been... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Management Briefing Seminars expected to start on time today despite stormOrganizers of the 2015 CAR Management Briefing Seminars say they plan to run a
Management Briefing Seminars expected to start on time today despite storm
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 24 days ago
Organizers of the 2015 CAR Management Briefing Seminars say they plan to run a normal schedule this morning despite a powerful thunderstorm that knocked out power to the Grand Traverse Resort on Sunday afternoon. On Sunday Lisa Hart of the Center... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Rains leave slick roads, cause flash flooding in MichiganDETROIT (AP) - Heavy rains as part of severe thunderstorms left roads slick and
Rains leave slick roads, cause flash flooding in Michigan
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 24 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Heavy rains as part of severe thunderstorms left roads slick and caused flash flooding in parts of Michigan. Meteorologist Steven Freitag at the National Weather Service office in Oakland County's White Lake Township says it had been... Read more
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WTOL 11 Toledo
Rains leave slick roads, cause flash flooding in MichiganDETROIT (AP) - Heavy rains as part of severe thunderstorms left roads slick and
Rains leave slick roads, cause flash flooding in Michigan
WTOL 11 Toledo / Posted 24 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Heavy rains as part of severe thunderstorms left roads slick and caused flash flooding in parts of Michigan. Meteorologist Steven Freitag at the National Weather Service office in Oakland County's White Lake Township says it had been... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Rains leave slick roads, cause flash flooding in MichiganDETROIT (AP) - Heavy rains as part of severe thunderstorms left roads slick and
Rains leave slick roads, cause flash flooding in Michigan
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 24 days ago
DETROIT (AP) - Heavy rains as part of severe thunderstorms left roads slick and caused flash flooding in parts of Michigan. Meteorologist Steven Freitag at the National Weather Service office in Oakland County's White Lake Township says it had been... Read more
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Craig Daily Press
McDonald’s to host Night Out programming National Night Out is a nationwide program that promotes community safety awa
McDonald’s to host Night Out programming
Craig Daily Press / Posted 28 days ago
National Night Out is a nationwide program that promotes community safety awareness, crime prevention techniques and law enforcement-community partnerships for a safer America, according to a news... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Swimmer drowns at McLain State ParkAccording to a release from the Houghton County Sheriff's Office, Andrew Kneesh
Swimmer drowns at McLain State Park
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
According to a release from the Houghton County Sheriff's Office, Andrew Kneeshaw, 49, of Grand Blanc, was pulled to shore by a nearby surfer after he was heard yelling for help. The surfer began CPR, and first responders were dispatched to the scene... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
July's summer sizzle set to break all-time recordsSEATTLE — The summer of 2015 is sizzling like no other we’ve seen in recorded w
July's summer sizzle set to break all-time records
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted 28 days ago
SEATTLE — The summer of 2015 is sizzling like no other we’ve seen in recorded weather history here. As the mercury climbs to the mid-90s this afternoon around the Puget Sound lowlands, this will mark the 10th time we’ve seen 90 degrees or warmer in... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fires tear across 200 acres in Shasta CountyHAPPY VALLEY, California - Three wind-whipped fires ripped through more than 20
Fires tear across 200 acres in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 29 days ago
HAPPY VALLEY, California - Three wind-whipped fires ripped through more than 200 acres of drought-stricken grasses and trees in Shasta County, destroying at least two buildings believed to be homes and threatening more than 100 more homes Wednesday... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Fires tear across 200 acres in Shasta CountyThree wind-whipped fires ripped through about 200 acres of drought-stricken gra
Fires tear across 200 acres in Shasta County
The Record Searchlight / Posted 29 days ago
Three wind-whipped fires ripped through about 200 acres of drought-stricken grasses and trees in Shasta County, destroying at least two buildings believed to be homes and threatening more than 100 more homes Wednesday afternoon. All three fires... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Hot spell in the Berkshires peaks in mid-80sPITTSFIELD >> The city's 90-degree drought continues. While some Berkshi
Hot spell in the Berkshires peaks in mid-80s
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 29 days ago
PITTSFIELD >> The city's 90-degree drought continues. While some Berkshire communities may have flirted with 90 on Wednesday, Pittsfield Municipal Airport reported a high of 86 late in the afternoon. The airport last recorded a 90 degree... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Mercury hits 90 for 1st time BLADE STAFF If Tuesday seemed a bit warmer in Toledo than any other day this
Mercury hits 90 for 1st time
The Toledo Blade / Posted 30 days ago
BLADE STAFF If Tuesday seemed a bit warmer in Toledo than any other day this year, well, that’s because it was. As of 3 p.m., the temperature at Toledo Express Airport reached 90 for the first time in 2015. The highest... Read more
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KOMO Seattle
Seattle was oh-so-close to having an officially wet JulyThe skies opened up, the rains poured down, and Seattle obliterated a record fo
Seattle was oh-so-close to having an officially wet July
KOMO Seattle / Posted 30 days ago
The skies opened up, the rains poured down, and Seattle obliterated a record for wettest July 26th on record with nearly an inch of rain in a few hours! Were you actually in Seattle Sunday and are wondering, "what's Scott typing about? It rained for... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
Toledo reaches 90 degrees for first time in 2015 BLADE STAFF If today seems warmer in Toledo than any other day this year, we
Toledo reaches 90 degrees for first time in 2015
The Toledo Blade / Posted 30 days ago
BLADE STAFF If today seems warmer in Toledo than any other day this year, well, yes, it is. As of 3 p.m., the temperature at Toledo Express Airport has reached 90 for the first time in 2015. It's... Read more
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