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Severe Weather Announcements (5)
December 27, 2015
Three adults, two children drown in car in Illinois flooding
Three adults and two children drowned when floodwaters swept away their car in Illinois on Saturday night, according to officials and local media.
December 27, 2015 - 4:34pm
Eight killed in Dallas area amid tornadoes, flooding
DALLAS -- Eight people died in the greater Dallas area as a storm system brought tornadoes and flooding on Saturday, increasing the death toll from harsh weather in the southern United States this week to 26, according to officials and local media. Authorities in Garland confirmed...
December 27, 2015 - 8:54am
December 23, 2015
Congressional delegation: Keep squabbling from threatening diversion project
FARGO—Fresh from the passage of a funding bill that could pay for the flood diversion, North Dakota's congressional delegation cautioned Diversion Authority officials Tuesday that the fight isn't even close to over. "We're in a tough competitive environment," said U.S. Sen....
December 23, 2015 - 7:15am
October 28, 2015
California officials outline preparations for El Nino flooding
LOS ANGELES - As California braces for torrential downpours this winter from El Nino, authorities have stockpiled extra sandbags across the state while putting hundreds of personnel through flood-control training, officials told state lawmakers on Wednesday. Water engineers and...
October 28, 2015 - 9:00pm
October 8, 2015
At least 17 dead as flooding threat persists in South Carolina
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- Flooding from historic rainfall in South Carolina claimed two more lives on Wednesday, and the threat of further inundation from swollen rivers and vulnerable dams put already ravaged communities on edge. Emergency responders in Richland County, a hard-hit area...
October 8, 2015 - 7:54am
June 4, 2015
Flooding closes some oil wells
WILLISTON, N.D. -- The company responsible for an oil spill last spring into the flooded Yellowstone and Missouri rivers has been ordered to shut in four wells until a flood threat subsides. The Department of Mineral Resources Oil and Gas Division is keeping a close watch on oil...
June 4, 2015 - 7:26am
June 3, 2015
Flooding may affect oil wells
WILLISTON, N.D. – The Department of Mineral Resources is keeping a close watch on the confluence of the Missouri and Yellowstone rivers where flooding could affect oil and gas wells. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration indicates there’s a chance the confluence...
June 3, 2015 - 12:51pm
May 30, 2015
Texas seeks presidential disaster declaration
May 30, 2015 - 7:39am
May 29, 2015
Hundreds seek safety from Texas floods
AUSTIN, Texas—Hundreds of people fled areas near Texas rivers that overflowed their banks on Thursday as the state reeled from severe storms this week that killed at least 16 people, flooded cities and set a record for the wettest month. The National Weather Service issued...
May 29, 2015 - 6:40am
May 26, 2015
Texas flash flooding kills three
SAN ANTONIO—Texas Gov/ Greg Abbott on Monday described the flash flooding that had killed at least three people in his state as "a relentless wall of water that mowed down huge trees like they were grass." Abbott declared states of disaster in 24 counties and flew over the...
May 26, 2015 - 6:58am
Texas governor: Deadly flooding worst seeen in area
Texas storm claims at three lives.
May 26, 2015 - 6:57am
May 20, 2015
Will flooding worsen?
Rainfall and heavy rainfall go together. That is, when there is a pattern of above-average and more frequent rainfall, it is also more likely...
May 20, 2015 - 6:42pm
April 13, 2015
Fargo diversion funding questions
FARGO — The idea that the federal government may never fund the flood diversion project has crossed the minds of city leaders, and they do have a strategy, acting Mayor Tim Mahoney and other officials said Friday. "If nothing's going to happen then you go to the governor...
April 13, 2015 - 6:59am
February 11, 2015
Diversion bill may lower study costs
BISMARCK — The lead sponsor of a bill that would require the state of North Dakota to study the upstream impacts of the Fargo-Moorhead flood diversion submitted an amended version Tuesday designed to shrink the study's cost. Sen. Larry Luick, R-Fairmount, offered an...
February 11, 2015 - 6:58am
January 24, 2015
Flood plain basement exemption extended for Fargo
FARGO — Basements will continue to be allowed in new homes and in the city's 100-year floodplain, and many existing homes with basements won't be penalized, the Federal Emergency Management Agency has told city officials. "It's a great big deal, we're really excited,"...
January 24, 2015 - 7:14am