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Sat, 25 Feb 2017 13:20:00 GMTStates across the Midwest were met with a round of severe weather, leaving some with about a foot of snow on the ground.A snow plow clears HWY 75 south of Blair, Neb., Friday.
Thu, 23 Feb 2017 16:25:00 GMTTwo weeks ago, California was listed as being almost 47 percent in drought, while last week showed a drop to approximately 24 percent. As of Thursday morning, after rains rolled in to saturate much of the state, the area considered in drought by the site was just under 17 percent.A boy looks onto flooded Nordale Avenue in San Jose, Calif., after rising floodwaters sent thousands of residents fleeing inundated homes.Signs block a road which runs into the overflowing Coyote Creek, Feb. 21, 2017, in Morgan Hill, Calif.Floodwaters surround homes and cars on February 22, 2017, in San Jose, California.A boy looks onto flooded Nordale Avenue in San Jose, Calif., Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2017.
Mon, 20 Feb 2017 20:45:00 GMTThe entire Sacramento Valley was under a flood warning, including Oroville, where last week's storm damaged a spillway behind the Lake Oroville dam.Flooding Saturday in Maxwell, California.Workers with the California Department of Transportation repair a section of Interstate 15 on Sunday Feb. 15.Flooding Saturday in Maxwell, California.
Sun, 19 Feb 2017 04:00:00 GMTRepairing a damaged freeway that collapsed amid the rain will cost $3 million, and crews were trying to restore power to 40,000 in the LA area.Workers work after large 20-foot-deep sinkhole swallowed two vehicles in North Laurel Canyon Blvd, in Los Angeles, is cordoned-off on February 18, 2017, after a powerful storm hit southern California.A large 20-foot-deep sinkhole that swallowed two vehicles in North Laurel Canyon Blvd, in Los Angeles, is cordoned-off on February 18, 2017, after a powerful storm hit southern California.Kelp fills the beach in Newport Beach, Calif. early Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, as a couple takes their dog for a walk during a break in the weather following Friday's storm.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 23:42:00 GMTTens of thousands of people were left without power Saturday after one of the strongest storms to pummel Southern California killed five.A firefighter carries a woman from her car after it was caught in street flooding as a powerful storm moves across Southern California on Feb. 17, 2017 in Sun Valley, California.A bicyclist rides along a flooded street as a powerful storm moves across Southern California on February 17, 2017 in Sun Valley, California.
Sat, 18 Feb 2017 01:23:20 GMTThousands of grey-headed flying foxes, also known as "megabats," are dying in droves amid a scorching heatwave in Australia, creating what looks like scenes out of a horror movie.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 06:34:00 GMTCrews have been dropping rocks and concrete to repair the erosion damage.
Fri, 17 Feb 2017 03:46:00 GMTA Washington State man is lucky to be alive after his SUV fell off a stretch of road that had washed away.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 22:16:00 GMTCalifornia is about to be doused by a week of heavy rain in what could be a real test for the state's infrastructure.Rocks being used at Lake Oroville Dam on Wednesday.Water is released from Lake Oroville Dam on Thursday after an evacuation order was lifted for communities downstream.A road is closed by the flooded Feather River outside town below Lake Oroville Dam on Thursday.Rocks being used at Lake Oroville Dam on Wednesday.
Thu, 16 Feb 2017 19:24:00 GMTAs the snow melts, the scale of destruction caused by the deadly January 18 avalanche has been revealed.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 11:16:28 GMTCalifornians ordered to leave their homes share mixed feelings as they prepared to return to their communities.
Wed, 15 Feb 2017 00:18:00 GMTBut authorities warned that the condition of the damaged Lake Oroville Dam spillway could still change quickly.Evacuees from cities surrounding the Lake Oroville Dam line up for dinner at a shelter Monday in Chico, California.Evacuees from cities surrounding the Lake Oroville Dam line up for dinner at a shelter Monday in Chico.The Oroville Dam spillway releases 100,000 cubic feet of water per second down the main spillway in Oroville, California, on Monday.Rock is prepped to be used on the Lake Oroville Dam after an evacuation was ordered for communities downstream from the dam, in Oroville, California on Feb. 13, 2017.
Tue, 14 Feb 2017 11:02:46 GMTA Rhode Island town has found that using a sugar by-product has numerous advantages over salt and brine.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 12:48:00 GMTA second round of winter storms has hit the Northeast, and it had no mercy for New England which was slammed with yet more snow.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 10:40:09 GMTLong lines formed as people followed evacuation orders after a hole formed in a spillway in California's Oroville Dam.
Mon, 13 Feb 2017 00:49:35 GMTDays after residents finished digging themselves out from a winter storm that blanketed the region, another one is threatening to do the same.Pedestrians in the snow in Waltham, Massachusetts. Officials in the Northeast urged people take precautions as another winter blast of snow moved into the region.Vehicles navigate Monument Square on Sunday in North Adams, Massachusetts, which was under a snow emergency.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 16:41:10 GMTNew Englanders who have just shoveled their walks, dug out their cars and got their power reconnected may soon need to do it all over again.A man walks his dog in heavy falling snow on Main Street in the village of Nyack, New York, a suburb north of New York City, Feb. 9, 2017.
Sat, 11 Feb 2017 08:36:00 GMTIn another round of mixed messages during an exceptionally wet winter, California's water board is extending emergency drought regulations until May.Boats crowd the Lake Oroville Marina Friday, April 10, 2015, in Lake Oroville, California. The lake, 50 miles north of Sacramento, is about 150 feet below what is considered full.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 15:17:02 GMTAfter dumping snow across the Northeast, a winter storm left in its wake brutal winds and piles of wet snow — perfect conditions for black ice.A person walks across a snow-covered street as snow falls at the beginning of the first major snowstorm of winter to hit the New York City area in Brooklyn, New York on Feb. 9.
Fri, 10 Feb 2017 08:32:00 GMTHeavy rains in Oregon caused landslides and flooded roads leaving a few drivers stranded. KGW's Mike Benner reports.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 22:00:00 GMTThe Northeast has gone from short sleeves to snow boots in less than 24 hours as a deadly storm barreled into the region.Pedestrians walk through blowing snow in front of Radio City Music Hall in New York on Thursday.Pedestrians walk through blowing snow in front of Radio City Music Hall in Midtown Manhattan, New York, on Feb. 9, 2017.
Thu, 09 Feb 2017 04:42:00 GMTA broken dam in Elko County, Nevada, flooded farmland and homes and stopped Union Pacific trains.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 12:49:00 GMTWinds flipped over cars, tore through a gas station canopy and broke tall power poles off their foundations in heavily hit eastern New Orleans.Destroyed and damaged homes are seen in this aerial photo after a tornado tore through the eastern neighborhood in New Orleans, Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017. Gov. John Bel Edwards has declared a state of emergency for Louisiana after a severe storm moved across the state's southeast corner, including the parishes of Ascension, Livingston, Orleans, St. James, St. Tammany and Tangipahoa. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)Destroyed and damaged homes are seen in this aerial photo after a tornado tore through the eastern neighborhood in New Orleans.A man walks through the debris of what was once a motel on Chef Menture Ave in New Orleans, Louisiana.Lisa Carruth reacts as she surveys the damage.
Wed, 08 Feb 2017 05:50:00 GMTFlooding from strong storms lead to evacuations in central California and road closures near Yosemite National Park.
Thu, 02 Feb 2017 14:16:00 GMTThe handlers of Pennsylvania's most famous groundhog are set to announce whether the rodent will predict an early spring or six more weeks of winter.Punxsutawney Phil, the weather predicting groundhog, during the annual celebration of Groundhog Day on Gobbler's Knob on Feb. 2, 2017.Groundhog Club handler John Griffiths holds Punxsutawney Phil, the weather prognosticating groundhog, on Gobbler's Knob in Punxsutawney, Pennsylvania, on Feb. 2.