Weather

Hurricane Sandy approaches the New 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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Dreamstime
July 21, 2018 - 10:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The steady rain is brining the potential for some dangerous situations for our listening area. Rains weren't too bad, but steady and with rates expected to intensify as we head towards sunrise that could bring with it some problems for our listening area as we hear...
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Flooding has killed at least eight people and forced 2 million others to flee their homes Saturday as heavy rain pounded large areas in southwestern Japan.
Credit: Shingo Nishizume/Kyodo News via AP
July 07, 2018 - 9:26 pm
TOKYO (AP) — Heavy rainfall hammered southern Japan for the third day, prompting new disaster warnings on Kyushu and Shikoku islands on Sunday, as the government put the death toll at 48 with 28 others presumed dead. Japanese government spokesman Yoshihide Suga said the whereabouts of 92 people are...
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Officials in Los Angeles say thousands of the city's residents are without power after a heat wave caused high electricity demand.
CNN
July 07, 2018 - 9:21 pm
By Dakin Andone LOS ANGELES, Ca. (CNN) -- Thousands of Los Angeles residents were left without power Saturday morning after a heat wave prompted high electricity demand throughout the city. "Friday's record-setting heat led to unprecedented peak electricity demand," according to the Los Angeles...
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Photo Credit: National Weather Service
July 06, 2018 - 11:50 am
By Danica Coto SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) — Beryl is expected to hit the eastern Caribbean as a hurricane instead of dissipating, threatening islands still trying to recover from last year's storms, forecasters said Friday. The hurricane gained strength Friday morning and was a Category 1 storm...
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Shara Dae Howard
June 30, 2018 - 11:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- An excessive heat warning is in effect in our area and as the temperatures continue to rise so does risk of heat related illnesses. A blistering heat wave is gripping our area and CBS3 meteorologist Lauren Casey is warning residents to take the weather very seriously...
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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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A view of electrical poles torn down along roads in Playa Punta Santiago in Humacao, Puerto Rico, that were destroyed by Hurricane Maria, on December 3, 2017. (Photo by Pedro Portal/El Nuevo Herald/TNS/Sipa USA)
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June 02, 2018 - 7:07 pm
By Jason Hanna and Leyla Santiago PURETO RICO (CNN) -- Puerto Ricans laid out hundreds of shoes Saturday in front of the US territory's Capitol in a makeshift memorial to those killed by Hurricane Maria -- wrapping up a week in which two reports brought fresh questions about how many people died...
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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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A parked car is flooded in a lot near Main Street and Ellicott Mills Road as a heavy storm caused flash floods in Ellicott City, Md., Sunday, May 27, 2018.
(Kenneth K. Lam/The Baltimore Sun via AP)
May 27, 2018 - 11:57 pm
ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — ELLICOTT CITY, Md. (AP) — A man remained missing Monday after flash flooding tore down a historic main street in a picturesque Maryland town and left a community heartbroken at seeing more devastation less than two years after rebuilding from another massive flood. The...
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