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Governor Phil Murphy
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Eric Walter
August 14, 2018 - 12:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order on Tuesday declaring a state of emergency in Bergen, Essex, Monmouth, Ocean, and Passaic counties for flooding conditions caused by heavier-than-expected rain over the weekend. The declaration allows for state...
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Flooding on U.S. 202 in Norristown
KYW Traffic Center
Andrew Kramer
August 11, 2018 - 8:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - The Delaware valley has been hit hard so far this weekend with rain, some heavy at times. "There's definitely some widespread amounts of well over an inch to two inches, some three inches and even higher," said meteorologist Alex Staarmann with the National Weather...
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Japan floods
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July 12, 2018 - 2:45 pm
By Junko Ogura and Joshua Berlinger (CNN) -- Landslides and flooding caused by torrential rain in Japan have killed 200 people in what has become one of the deadliest natural disasters to hit the country since the earthquake and tsunami of 2011. Around 21 people are unaccounted for since the...
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rain
Kim Glovas
June 11, 2018 - 6:26 am
Updated 11:30 a.m. CONSHOHOCKEN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — All the rain that fell through Sunday night and Monday morning rush hour led to flooding on I-76 eastbound around the area of the Conshohocken Curve. With water rising, cars got stuck and there were accidents. That backed things up big time...
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Vehicles swept by floodwater near the intersection of Ellicott Mills Drive and Main Street in Ellicott City, Md.
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May 29, 2018 - 6:37 pm
ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — Searchers on Tuesday scouring a river alongside an historic Maryland town ripped apart by flash flooding found the body of a man last seen being swept away by the raging waters as it gutted shops and pushed parked cars into swollen tributaries. Volunteers and crews with...
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