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  • New Orleans flooding and pumping system crisis!

    (CNN)Louisiana’s governor has declared a state of emergency in New Orleans as officials and residents scrambled in the aftermath of last Saturday’s heavy storm that left hundreds of homes and businesses flooded. With more rain in the forecast, New Orleans leaders rushed to deal with a series of malfunctions...
  • Breaking News: Warning Issued, Tropical Storm Emily Forms Off Florida Gulf Coast

    Tropical Storm Emily has formed just off Florida’s Gulf Coast and is poised to deliver more soaking rain to parts of Florida through Tuesday. The National Hurricane Center early Monday morning initiated advisories on Tropical Depression Six. Two hours later, Doppler radar suggested the tiny circulation had developed winds strong...
  • The latest on Tropical Storm Cindy!

    The weekend ahead in North Carolina might not end up so soggy after all. As Tropical Storm Cindy formed and approached the Gulf Coast, local forecasters had warned that the storm could dump more rain on already-saturated conditions and cause North Carolina rivers and streams to flood. But after...
  • This Trending Tropical Storm Cindy Has Made Its Landfall in Louisiana!

    Gulf Coast states were in for a third day of rough weather as Tropical Storm Cindy sloshed ashore early Thursday in southwestern Louisiana. Already blamed for one death in Alabama, Cindy was expected to keep churning seas and spin off bands of severe weather from eastern Texas to northwestern...
  • Texas, Alabama and Florida Protect Yourself It’s Predicted Tropical Storm Cindy Is Heading Your Way!

    Tropical Storm Cindy is churning slowly toward the Gulf Coast, where millions of residents are bracing for heavy rain and potential flash flooding. At least 17 million people are under a tropical storm warning from San Luis Pass, Texas, to the Alabama-Florida border, said CNN meteorologist Michael Guy. Between...
  • He has no idea what is behind him!

    A photograph of a Canadian man mowing a lawn with a tornado swirling behind him has caused a bit of a storm on social media. Cecilia Wessels snapped the picture of her husband, Theunis, on Friday as the twister passed near their home in Alberta. She said cutting the...