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John McDevitt
August 09, 2019 - 5:48 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you think we've had more severe thunderstorm warnings and tornadoes this year than last year, you would be right. Just ask Dover Cub Scout Michael Ratliff, who learned a thing or two about tornadoes at the Franklin Institute's "Changing Earth" exhibit, which...
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David Caplan
August 07, 2019 - 4:58 pm
NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- A tornado touched down in Springfield, New Jersey, Wednesday afternoon, according to the National Weather Service. The tornado had estimated winds of 70 mph, and touched down briefly around 2:47 p.m. near Springfield Avenue and Route 22 Video posted to social media showed...
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July 24, 2019 - 7:58 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While Monday's storms mostly left the people of South Jersey nothing but headaches, with power outages, toppled trees and flooding, Mother Nature did provide a pretty unusual sight Tuesday night. The National Weather Service says, while they may have looked like...
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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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Tornado damage in Mount Holly, N.J.
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Mike Dougherty
July 12, 2019 - 3:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A tornado touched down in Mount Laurel on Thursday, say experts at the National Weather Service, who were out to survey the damage. It was the second in less than a week. With wind speeds of about 90 miles per hour, the tornado didn't really threaten to cause...
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A tornado touched down in Mulica Hill, N.J.
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Tim Jimenez
June 14, 2019 - 10:25 am
MULICA HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The National Weather Service will be checking out Mullica Hill in Gloucester County, where a tornado touched down Thursday night. They'll also be surveying parts of Camden and Salem counties to determine the cause of the damage there from the storms. The agency...
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Trees fall as severe weather passes through.
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Justin Udo
May 29, 2019 - 9:58 pm
DOYLESTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Wednesday night's storms caused a lot of damage and headache for residents across the Delaware Valley including in Bucks County, where they were hit hard by the fast moving storms. Robin Fetterolf-Duckley got quite the surprise when she went to check on her...
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Hadas Kuznits
May 29, 2019 - 5:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tornado watches and warning have barreled through the greater Philadelphia region this week, but the unusual weather is not unprecedented. Sarah Johnson, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service in Mount Holly, New Jersey, said it's not uncommon for tornadoes...
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A destroyed home sits in a neighborhood after it was hit by a tornado on Tuesday, May 28, 2019, south of Lawrence, Kan., near US-59 highway and N. 1000 Road.
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May 29, 2019 - 7:11 am
By Julie Wright and John Hanna, Associated Press KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — A vicious storm tore through the Kansas City area, spawning tornadoes that downed trees and power lines, damaged homes and injured at least a dozen people in the latest barrage of severe weather that saw tornado warnings as...
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Neighbors wake up to tornado damage in the Valley Ponds development of Morgantown, Pa.
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Mike DeNardo
May 29, 2019 - 7:03 am
MORGANTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Residents in Morgantown are surveying the damage left behind by a tornado that ripped through the Berks County town Tuesday night. The National Weather Service is sendign a team to the area to determine the strength of the storm. The twister did much of its damage...
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