Weather

September 05, 2018 - 4:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The U.S. National Weather Servce has issued a heat advisory for Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs through Thursday evening. The advisory is in effect from 3:19 p.m. Wednesday through 7 p.m. Thursday. Heat Advisory issued September 05 at 3:19PM EDT until...
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Summer Ranaldson walks to her car in the rain as Tropical Storm Gordon approaches on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018 in Mobile, Ala.
AP Photo/Dan Anderson
September 05, 2018 - 8:24 am
GULFPORT, Miss. (AP) — Tropical Storm Gordon never became a hurricane but it was deadly all the same, killing a child by blowing a tree onto a mobile home as it made landfall late Tuesday just west of the Alabama-Mississippi border. The National Hurricane Center said early Wednesday that Gordon was...
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Dilworth Park
Courtesy of Paul Gluck
August 29, 2018 - 8:54 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A heat advisory is in effect until 8 p.m. Wednesday. Expect hot and humid conditions with hazy sunshine and a high of 97 degrees, with a heat index of up to 105 degrees. Overnight, partly cloudy skies, warm and humid, wiht a low of 77 degrees. On Thursday, mostly...
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August 28, 2018 - 6:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The U.S. National Weather Servce has issued a heat advisory , in effect from noon Tuesday through 8 p.m. Wednesday, for all of eastern Pennsylvania, central New Jersey and New Castle County, Delaware. For Tuesday, expect hazy sunshine, with dangerously hot and humid...
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Flooding in Chester County, Pa.
Molly Daly/KYW Newsradio
Shara Dae Howard
August 14, 2018 - 7:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Our area has seen heavy rainfall with expectations of much more. As such, the City of Philadelphia Office of Emergency Management is taking preventative measures to keep everyone safe and informed. "We're looking to get about a third of an inch of rain. Every time you...
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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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A tower of smoke pours from Cow Mountain as Burney, California firefighter Bob May keeps a watch on surrounding vegetation for spot fires during a wildfire off Scotts Valley Road, Thursday, Aug. 2, 2018, near Lakeport, Calif.
Kent Porter /The Press Democrat via AP
August 04, 2018 - 1:14 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Crews battling deadly Northern California wildfires braced for a weekend of windy, hot weather that could drive the flames into new areas and threaten more homes. The National Weather Service issued red flag warnings of critical fire weather conditions through Saturday night,...
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Jersey shore
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David Madden
August 02, 2018 - 12:18 pm
OCEAN CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — We're midway through the summer tourist season down the Shore. So how's business? Not as hot as some would like it. It's not so much the weather as it is the forecast over the last couple weeks that has seen business on the Ocean City boardwalk drop a little more...
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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.
DroneBase via AP
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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