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Colorado wildfire forces nearly 2K evacuations amid drought

DENVER (AP) — The threat of hot, windy weather and thunderstorms Thursday posed more problems for firefighters battling a Colorado wildfire that has …

Weather

Record rainfall reported in Tucson

Most Popular StoriesMost Popular StoriesMore>><p>Updated:Sunday, June 17 2018 9:33 PM EDT2018-06-18 01:33:44 GMT<p>Tucson police have identified the person …

Weather

Heavy rainfall breaks 88-year record for Pittsburgh area

The heavy rains that deluged the Pittsburgh region this past weekend — flooding roadways, downing trees and triggering landslides — broke an 88-year …

Pittsburgh

Portugal's wildfire that broke a community

<b>"It's been like this every day and it's always about the same thing. The fire."</b><p>The phone rings incessantly at Sílvia Bento's desk in the Pedrógão Grande Mayor's office.<p>It was on 17 June last year that a wildfire raged through this part of central Portugal, devastating an area four times the size of …

Local Economies

How bad is the drought and why has it been so dry?

This autumn has been the fourth-warmest on record in Australia, with below average rainfall for most of the country, according to the Bureau of …

Weather

Colorado wildfire grows 40 percent as more homes evacuated

(Reuters) - Colorado officials ordered another 300 homes in the southwestern part of the state evacuated on Friday as a massive wildfire grew 40 percent larger than it had been the day before after jumping a highway that had previously been a barrier on its east side.<p>Residents of some 1,500 homes …

Forests

Early southwest monsoon rainfall in Mangalore an all-time record for May

IMD on May 30 declared the arrival of Monsoon in Mangaluru

Weather

New rain record

We have a new rainfall record for a June 3 in the Quinte region.According to readings taken at CFB Trenton, Environment Canada reports just over an …

Rainfall

During nation's warmest May, rainfall set a new Maryland record

May brought record warmth across the country and record rainfall in Maryland.Temperatures across the contiguous United States averaged 65.4 degrees …

Weather

State soaking: Florida shatters May rain record by astonishing margin

New mark eclipses 2009 figure among records dating to 1895<p>Tropical air took aim at Florida last month, breaking a more than century-old record for …

Weather

Hurricanes are slowing down, and that's very bad news for everyone

Hurricanes and typhoons — the monstrous, destructive storms that bring extreme wind and rain to coasts around the world — are slowing their pace as …

Climate Change

Rising seas and raising questions in booming Boston district

BOSTON (AP) — In this old city's booming Seaport District, General Electric is building its new world headquarters, Amazon is bringing in thousands of new workers, and Reebok's red delta symbol sits atop the new office it opened last year. Three tech companies are testing self-driving cars and …

Urban Design

In the Northeast, just a few hundred miles separate record wet and dry

There’s a stark difference in rainfall in the Northeast this spring. While areas from Washington to New York City are swimming in excess rain, New England has had one of its driest 30-day periods on record.<p>The Washington region has logged widespread rainfall totals of 10 to 15 inches since the …

Weather

Omaha temperature breaks 1934 record at 96 degrees

The temperature in Omaha hit 96 degrees late Friday afternoon, breaking a record set in 1934 by one degree.<p>Along with the heat, severe storms were …

Weather

Month of May warmest and driest on record in Vancouver

Umbrellas and galoshes took a backseat to sunglasses and sunscreen last month during what was Vancouver's driest and warmest May on record.<p>A mere 1.6 …

Global Warming

Australian TV Guide - All TV Show times, All Channels - The FIX

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TV (Australia)

Weather rollercoaster: Record cold in April, near record heat in May

Call it weather whiplash: La Crosse went from record cold and snow in April to near-record heat in May.<p>The average temperature in May was 67.6 …

Weather

May ending with record heat; six days in the 90s

Are we looking at a repeat of 1988?<p>Only one other time since the City of Benson started recording daily temperature records in 1953 has there been a …

Swimming Pools

Sydney's autumn hottest on record with more than half the days above 25C

Loading<p>Observatory Hill - where records date back 159 years - notched an average maximum of 24.9 degrees, eclipsing the previous autumn record of …

Global Warming

Warning as heatwave hits Poland

The Polish authorities have warned people to take precautions amid a heatwave in which temperatures are expected to reach up to 32 degrees Celsius.

Heat Waves

Heatwave breaks records in several Mexican states - Xinhua

Heatwave breaks records in several Mexican states<p>Source: Xinhua 2018-06-02 05:59:08<p>MEXICO CITY, June 1 (Xinhua) -- An intense and prolonged heatwave …

Weather

Record heat puts hospital servers offline

WATERTOWN — Some cooling systems at a local hospital couldn’t keep pace with Wednesday’s record-setting heat.<p>The cooling system in Samaritan Medical …

New York City

Wildfires "under control" in Värmland county

<i>Fire crews are putting out flames in several areas of Värmland county.</i><b>Lyssna:</b> Wildfires "under control" in Värmland countyFirefighters spend Monday …

Wildfires

No Powder, Big Problem: Colorado Drought Update

A bad winter coupled with a hot summer may lead to the worst fire season in years for Colorado.

New Mexico

Flooding Rains Repeatedly Drenched The Southeast This May

It’s been unrelentingly stormy in the southeastern United States over the past month. It feels like the weather has been stuck on repeat for a while now. You could copy and paste the weather report from four weeks ago and reuse it each week just by changing out some maps and dates. The stagnant …

Weather

Wednesday evening’s rainfall helps city set new rainfall record for the month of May

Chicago’s record rainfall for the month of May is being broken this evening.The most rainfall ever recorded in May was in 1945 when 7.59 inches fell …

Weather

Charleston record rainfall helps break South Carolina's drought, helping planting and play

Two weeks of persistent showers capped by Subtropical Storm Alberto were very good to the dry Lowcountry and South Carolina.

Weather

Latest Forecast: High Clouds, High Temps and Chance For Storms Returning

<b>By Chris Spears and</b><b> Dave Aguilera</b><b>DENVER (CBS4)</b> – …<i>Meteorologist Dave Aguilera is a Colorado native and has been forecasting weather in the Rocky</i> …

Weather

Why our sea scorched: NZ's incredible marine heatwave

Scientists say we've all just experienced an event that would be considered unusual even 30 years from now, when temperatures could be a degree …

New Zealand

Record flooding expected in Billings next week as Yellowstone River rises

pThe Yellowstone River in Billings is expected to crest nearly 18 inches above its all-time record flood stage next week, according to updated …