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Michigan Governor Warns 'Devastating' Floods Getting Worse [Video]

Michigan Governor Warns 'Devastating' Floods Getting Worse

During flooding in Michigan, Gov. Gretchen Whitmer warned residents it could get worse. While he said floods were already “devastating,” Whitmer said they were expected to rise. According to the..

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Michigan governor declares emergency after dams collapse [Video]

Michigan governor declares emergency after dams collapse

Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer declared an emergency for Midland county after two dams breached and on expectations of extreme flooding. This report produced by Zachary Goelman.

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Residents forced to evacuate after dam breach in central Michigan [Video]

Residents forced to evacuate after dam breach in central Michigan

Heavy flooding caused a dam breach in central Michigan, prompting officials to call for locals to evacuate the area on Tuesday (May 19), according to local media reports.

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April Showers Bring May...Blizzards? [Video]

April Showers Bring May...Blizzards?

The polar vortex is a mass of low-pressure cold air that circulates in the stratosphere above the arctic. And according to Business Insider, it's about to pay the northeastern part of the US a visit..

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Tornadoes rip U.S. South, dozens killed [Video]

Tornadoes rip U.S. South, dozens killed

Rescue workers and homeowners across the U.S. South on Monday sifted through what remained of hundreds of structures destroyed by a series of tornadoes that killed dozens of people, as the deadly..

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A heat wave will scorch the central and eastern US this week. Here's how you can stay cool and survive

The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for large swathes of the country where temperatures will reach triple digits this week.
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Heat wave across central U.S. prompts health warnings

The National Weather Service's heat warning covers most of Missouri and eight other states
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In Hurricane Barry's wake, here are the worst floods in American history

24/7 Wall St. used data compiled by government agencies, including the National Weather Service, and consulted sources to develop this list.  
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Flooding threatens Louisiana as Barry moves inland

The National Weather Service has issued flash flood warnings across the state of Louisiana as Barry continues to move inland. Broussard, Louisiana Mayor Ray Bourque joined CBSN on the phone to discuss..
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New Orleans, already hit by floods, prepares for arrival of a potential Hurricane Barry

The weather disturbance in the Gulf is expected to strengthen into Tropical Storm Barry by nightfall and hit as a hurricane Saturday, NWS says.
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Shorts in Alaska? Residents, tourists cope in heat

You wouldn't normally associate Anchorage, Alaska with record heat, but that's been the case for the last 11 days, The National Weather Service says there have been nine new daily high temperature..
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Washington Area Hit by Heavy Rains and Floods

The National Weather Service declared a flash flood emergency for the nation’s capital and surrounding areas on Monday.
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D.C. area deluged by rain as floodwaters strand drivers

This is one of the most severe flood warnings that can be issued by the National Weather Service
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Alaska hit with record high temperatures and wildfires

According to the National Weather Service, the temperature hit 90 degrees at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport
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Anchorage reached 90 degrees on the 4th of July, shattering previous all-time record

The National Weather Service confirmed that the temperature in Anchorage reached 90 degrees, breaking an all-time high that was set 50 years ago.  
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Unidentified flying objects had Kansas City locals, weather service puzzled

Unidentified flying objects were spotted in Kansas City, Missouri, Locals and even the local National Weather Service were puzzled by the objects.  
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'No explanation': Flying objects over Kansas City leave locals suspecting aliens

Two flying objects in Kansas City, Missouri, left locals suspecting aliens and the National Weather Service with "no explanation."
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'Merits some investigation': Weather service says massive ladybug swarm spotted. One expert is skeptical

The National Weather Service reported a massive swarm of ladybugs flying over the Inland Empire. One ecologist said it requires more investigation.
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"Wall of dirt" moves across Lubbock, Texas

The National Weather Service says a "wall of dirt" passed over Lubbock, Texas on Wednesday. It says strong thunderstorms picked up a large amount of dust, which moved across that region of North Texas..
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Ladybug swarm so large it registers on radar in Southern California

"The large echo showing up on SoCal radar ... is not precipitation, but actually a cloud of lady bugs ..." a tweet from the National Weather Service in San Diego read
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