Weather

Ridge Pike flooding in Conshohocken
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
KYW Staff
August 04, 2020 - 8:01 am
Tropical Storm Isaias is packing a punch to the Philadelphia region and South Jersey with heavy rain and strong winds. Get the latest here.
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Beautiful morning in Ocean City
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
August 03, 2020 - 8:12 am
Beachgoers down the Shore are preparing for Tropical Storm Isaias. As businesses already struggle with a loss of income because of the coronavirus, trouble from this storm is particularly unwelcome. Get the latest here.
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Rebekah Sager
July 30, 2020 - 8:10 am
An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 4.2 struck the San Fernando Valley Thursday around 4:29 a.m. this morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
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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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Demonstration of how high temperatures can get inside a car
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
July 21, 2020 - 8:36 pm
With the recent streak of temperatures in the 90s, AAA is reminding drivers to keep a close eye on their kids and pets whenever they're leaving their vehicles, as the hot weather can be fatal for the smaller members of the family when they are not looked after properly. Read more here.
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PJM Interconnection control room
Courtesy of PJM Interconnection
Jim Melwert
July 20, 2020 - 5:12 pm
It’s been a tricky year to forecast energy usage because of the pandemic, according to the company that runs the power grid for the Mid-Atlantic region. But the company said peak demand during this run of high temperatures is about what they’ve been planning for. Read more here.
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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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A lifeguard station in Margate City, which has seen more rip current activity in the wake of Tropical Storm Fay.
Angelina Jimenez
John McDevitt
July 11, 2020 - 3:34 pm
Tropical Storm Fay is long gone, but she’s still being felt at the Jersey Shore. Swimming restrictions are in place at several beaches this weeekend because of rip currents.
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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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A downed tree on Limekiln Pike and Clubhouse Lane where flash flooding hit
Shara Dae Howard/KYW Newsradio
Shara Dae Howard
July 06, 2020 - 8:33 pm
Flooding and water rescues were reported Monday as storms ripped through the Philadelphia region Monday afternoon, leaving plenty of debris behind. Read more here.
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