- Forecasters issue ice storm warning for western Oklahoma Updated: Nov-26-15 12:33 pm
NORMAN, Oklahoma - An ice storm warning is in effect for western Oklahoma as a slow-moving storm system is expected to bring wintry precipitation to much of the state.
- Forecasters warn of drenching rains in Arkansas this week Updated: Nov-26-15 11:48 am
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Forecasters say flooding is likely in parts of Arkansas as a slow-moving storm system is expected to drop up to 8 inches of rain through the holiday weekend.
- Arkansas a refuge from rising seas in Marshall Islands Updated: Nov-26-15 4:52 am
MAJURO ATOLL, Marshall Islands - Valentino Keimbar hides from the intense heat in the shade of a breadfruit tree, waiting for his basketball game to begin. It was supposed to start a couple of hours ago, maybe three, but time matters little here on the Marshall Islands.
- Holiday storm expected to bring heavy rain, ice to Oklahoma Updated: Nov-25-15 5:59 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY - Holiday travelers enjoyed mild weather and clear roads across Oklahoma on Wednesday, but forecasters predicted freezing rain and possible flooding across much of the state over the next few days with a storm and a cold front expected to push into the state on Thanksgiving Day.
- South-central Wisconsin could see flooding over Thanksgiving Updated: Nov-25-15 2:12 pm
MADISON, Wisconsin - Forecasters say a snowstorm that hammered south-central Wisconsin over the weekend might cause flooding over the Thanksgiving holiday.
- Gary's Vacant to Vibrant projects get kudos from residents Updated: Nov-25-15 5:05 am
GARY, Indiana - City officials gathered with nonprofit and federal partners Monday morning to officially open a rain garden on a formerly abandoned lot in the city's Aetna neighborhood.
- Sioux Falls offering buyouts to homeowners to curb flooding Updated: Nov-24-15 3:08 pm
SIOUX FALLS, South Dakota - Several homeowners in a central Sioux Falls neighborhood have been approached by local officials regarding possible buyout offers as part of an effort to curb flooding in the city.
- Report: 90 percent of disasters are weather-related Updated: Nov-23-15 7:49 pm
UNITED NATIONS - Ninety percent of disasters in the last 20 years have been caused by floods, storms, heatwaves and other weather-related events - and these weather-spawned disasters are becoming more frequent, according to a report released Monday.
- Haley asks feds to speed up crop loss payments to farmers Updated: Nov-23-15 5:16 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley wants the U.S. Department of Agriculture to speed up crop insurance payments to farmers who lost their harvests because of last month's historic flooding.
- Heavy rainfall expected on Thanksgiving in Oklahoma Updated: Nov-23-15 1:36 pm
NORMAN, Oklahoma - Travelers in Oklahoma could see heavy rain and possibly light wintry precipitation as they hit the road for the Thanksgiving holiday.
- 15 Texas counties declared disasters from October storms Updated: Nov-23-15 8:19 am
AUSTIN, Texas - Fifteen Texas counties have been declared state disaster areas after October storms and flooding left seven people dead.
- Feds ask public for help with flood control plan in NW Ohio Updated: Nov-23-15 3:52 am
FINDLAY, Ohio - The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers is asking residents near the northwestern Ohio city of Findlay to help with mapping a diversion channel that's part of its flood control plan for the area.
- Heavy rain, floods in Albania kill 1 Updated: Nov-22-15 9:34 am
TIRANA, Albania - Albanian authorities say that heavy rainfall has killed one person and has flooded many areas, and blocked national roads, cut power and water supply in several places.
- Officials: Estimated agricultural losses from flood at $587M Updated: Nov-19-15 4:29 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolina's estimated agricultural losses from last month's floods have doubled and farmers statewide are hurting, officials said.
- Deadline approaching to register with FEMA for storm aid Updated: Nov-19-15 10:37 am
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - South Carolinians who suffered losses during last month's rains and flooding have only two weeks left to register for government grants or loans.
- Study: Ohio not prepared for extreme heat, floods, drought Updated: Nov-19-15 3:46 am
COLUMBUS, Ohio - Two groups have released a study on the nation's preparedness for climate change-related weather events that says Ohio isn't ready for what could come in the next decades.
- Gov. Inslee declares state of emergency after storms Updated: Nov-18-15 9:18 pm
OLYMPIA, Washington - Washington Gov. Jay Inslee has proclaimed a state of emergency for all counties in the state, after days of heavy rain and a storm Tuesday that killed three people, wreaked havoc on power lines and flooded rivers.
- Bettendorf officials seek funds to buy homes in flood zones Updated: Nov-18-15 11:33 am
BETTENDORF, Iowa - Bettendorf officials are seeking federal funding that would allow the city to buy and demolish homes in flood zones.
- Radar control returns to Austin's main airport after floods Updated: Nov-18-15 9:35 am
AUSTIN, Texas - Air traffic controllers have resumed radar operations at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport following a late-October storm that flooded the tower base.
- Officials work to clean up wildfire damage before major rain Updated: Nov-10-15 7:46 am
SACRAMENTO, California - Crews in Northern California are racing to clean up debris from this summer's wildfires and shore up hillsides as winter rains set in.
- Small business disaster loans available in 8 Va. localities Updated: Nov-10-15 3:00 am
RICHMOND, Virginia - Small businesses, agriculture cooperatives and nonprofit organizations in eight Southside Virginia localities are eligible for federal disaster loans as a result of recent flooding.
- PRT director says tourism industry took $35M hit in storm Updated: Nov-09-15 5:20 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - The director of South Carolina's tourism agency says the state's No. 1 industry took a $35 million hit from last month's historic flooding.
- Senate Dems to file bill borrowing for flood-damaged roads Updated: Nov-09-15 4:24 pm
COLUMBIA, South Carolina - Democratic leaders in the South Carolina Senate say they will introduce a bill to borrow $500 million to repair or replace roads and bridges damaged by last month's catastrophic flooding.
- Hanalei restoration project to prevent flooding complete Updated: Nov-09-15 8:42 am
LIHUE, Hawaii - State officials have announced the completion of a multi-million dollar project to prevent flooding and protect endangered species in the Hanalei Stream.
- Winds, rain bring warning of coastal flooding in Carolinas Updated: Nov-09-15 7:24 am
CHARLESTON, South Carolina - Flood watches have been posted for coastal areas from the Outer Banks to the South Carolina-Georgia border as a storm system brings heavy rains and brisk northeast winds to the coast of the Carolinas.