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Tropical Storm Isais overturned cars at Doylestown Hospital
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
August 04, 2020 - 8:01 am
Tropical Storm Isaias packed a gut punch to the Philadelphia region and South Jersey on Tuesday with heavy rain and strong winds. The early parts of the day were marked with flash floods, evacuations, a relentless litany of watches and warnings from the National Weather Service. There were even...
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A crane toppled onto a house in Roxborough
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
July 23, 2020 - 12:25 pm
The aftermath of the storms that rolled through the Philadelphia region Thursday morning revealed an uncommon sight for a residential block in Roxborough: Outside of a home, the base of a crane sat tilted at a 45-degree angle, its long arm draped across the roof.
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New Jersey woman survives mile-long ride through storm drain
Tariq Zehawi/The Record via AP
AP News
July 13, 2020 - 4:29 pm
A New Jersey woman survived a harrowing mile-long ride through a storm drain after flash floods swept her and her car into the drainage system. Read more here.
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Cars drive through flooded streets
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Kim Glovas
July 10, 2020 - 3:00 pm
Thunderstorms are considered more of a nuisance than a risk to most drivers, but the risk is real. And with Tropical Storm Fay expected to drench the region through the weekend, AAA Mid-Atlantic is warning motorists to stay alert in the downpours. Read more here.
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The Ocean City, N.J., boardwalk was all but empty Friday morning.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
July 10, 2020 - 7:05 am
Tropical Storm Fay is bringing heavy rain and strong winds to the region, and especially along the Jersey Shore. A Tropical Storm warning is in effect down the Shore on Friday. A flash flood warning runs until 4 p.m. and a high rip current risk is in effect through the evening. Read more here.
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Elmwood Park Zoo
Elmwood Park Zoo
John McDevitt
June 05, 2020 - 3:30 pm
Elmwood Park Zoo in Norristown is still cleaning up from Wednesday’s severe storms, which ripped through the greater Philadelphia region at a rapid pace. Read more here.
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Storm damage
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
June 03, 2020 - 2:32 pm
A massive storm took down trees and power lines as it quickly moved across the Delaware Valley, reaching 80 miles per hour at some point. Read the latest here.
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Snowfall
Wilson Ring/AP
AP News
May 08, 2020 - 12:23 pm
The northeastern U.S. is about to get a cold spring farewell from winter’s bad boy, the polar vortex, which could bring rare May snowfall and record-low temperatures to some areas over the Mother's Day weekend, forecasters say. Read more here.
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Exit Zero checks on shore houses
Exit Zero/Facebook
Andrew Kramer
April 15, 2020 - 10:16 am
After severe storms pummeled parts of the Jersey Shore, Exit Zero Filling Station restaurant in Cape May is offering to check on people’s shore houses so they can still follow stay-at-home coronavirus orders. Read more here.
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Marcus Morris steadies the boat as his neighbor Chris Sharp readies the trolling motor for another trip through their Pearl River flooded neighborhood in Jackson, Miss., Sunday, Feb. 16, 2020.
Rogelio V. Solis/AP Photo
AP News
February 17, 2020 - 9:28 am
Days and days of heavy rain have created a dilemma for authorities managing dams along swollen rivers in Mississippi and Tennessee. The water has to be released eventually, worsening the flooding for people living downstream. Read more here.
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