Severe Weather

Power lines and transformer brought down by storms
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Justin Udo
January 12, 2020 - 1:47 pm
The winds and rain from the severe storms traveling across the country are being felt right here in the Delaware Valley, and local utility companies are picking up the pieces from they damage they caused. Read more here.
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Photo provided by Bossier Parish Sheriff's Office that shows damage from Friday nights severe weather, including the home of an elderly in Bossier Parish, La., on Saturday.
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AP News
January 11, 2020 - 2:42 pm
Severe storms sweeping across southern portions of the U.S. and up into the Midwest were blamed Saturday in the deaths of at least 11 people, including two first responders. Read more here.
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Logan Circle in winter
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CNN
November 11, 2019 - 12:07 pm
The next five to seven days won't just be cold -- they'll be record-breaking. That's according to data from the National Weather Service, which predicts more than 300 record cold temperatures could be tied or set from Monday to Wednesday.
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This tree slammed into the back of a house on Diane Ave in Horsham. Officials say one person was hurt and taken to the hospital.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
November 01, 2019 - 8:02 am
The National Weather Service out of Mount Holly, N.J., has confirmed that an EF2 tornado touched down near Glen Mills, Pa., on Thursday night. Roads were closed and rail lines were shut down throughout suburban Philadelphia on Friday morning for downed trees and wires, and PECO reported tens of...
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Gov. Phil Murphy signs an executive order to establish a statewide Climate Change Resiliency Strategy on October 29, 2019.
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David Madden
October 29, 2019 - 1:59 pm
On the seventh anniversary of Hurricane Sandy hitting New Jersey, Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order to address the next weather disaster — and climate change in general.
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Mark Abrams
August 13, 2019 - 7:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — We have some more storms on the way today. A flash flood watch for most of the Philadelphia area goes into effect from 2 p.m. Tuesday to midnight. And if it seems like we've had a lot of storms lately, you're right. The National Weather Service in Mount Holly, N.J.,...
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The Springfield Swim Club is a muddy mess this morning. The Darby Creek flooded yesterday and this place was underwater.
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Tim Jimenez
August 08, 2019 - 8:23 am
SPRINGFIELD, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Another round of powerful summer storms flooded roads and knocked down trees and power lines. There's a lot of cleaning up to do in Delaware County, where Wednesday's severe storms rolled through. One sign of damage is at the Springfield Swim Club, near Darby...
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Tree down in Cherry Hill, New Jersey.
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
July 23, 2019 - 6:37 am
UPDATED: 9 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The nasty storms that plowed through the region left behind a lot of damage and tens of thousands of people without power. In New Jersey, more than 300,000 homes and businesses were affected. Gov. Phil Murphy says many may not have thier power back for...
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Tim Jimenez
July 18, 2019 - 7:27 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Dangerous heat has been making the Delaware Valley an uncomfortable place to be. At its peak, high temperatures and humidity will team up Thursday to make it feel like it's 105 degrees. Whether on a bike or on foot, for a walk or run, many hit Kelly Drive on Thursday'...
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A man tries to bike through the flooding from the rains of storm Barry on LA Hwy 675 in New Iberia, La., Sunday, July 14, 2019.
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July 15, 2019 - 9:57 am
By Rebecca Santana and Jonathan Drew, Associated Press NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Depression Barry spared New Orleans from catastrophic flooding, but it still swamped parts of Louisiana with up to 17 inches (43 centimeters) of rain and transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into "an ocean."...
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