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Tropical Storm Bertha forms off the South Carolina coast

May. 27, 2020 8:36 AM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Bertha formed Wednesday morning off the coast of South Carolina, becoming the second named storm before the official start of this year's Atlantic hurricane season. A tropical storm warning has been issued for South Carolina's coast and the storm was expected to bring heavy...

Tornadoes rake parts of Iowa in second day of severe weather

May. 27, 2020 8:29 AM EDT

WAUKEE, Iowa (AP) — At least four tornadoes raked parts of Iowa on Tuesday, the National Weather Service confirmed, to give the state a second day of severe weather. All of the tornadoes appeared to be weak and in mostly uninhabited areas that caused little damage and no injuries, weather service...

Tropical Storm Bertha has formed off the South Carolina coast and is expected to bring heavy rainfall

May. 27, 2020 8:16 AM EDT
MIAMI (AP) — Tropical Storm Bertha has formed off the South Carolina coast and is expected to bring heavy rainfall.
A vendor drinks water on a summer day in Jammu, India, Tuesday, May 26, 2020. Many northern cities in India are reeling under an intense heat wave with the temperatures on Wednesday crossing a scorching 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit).  (AP Photo/Channi Anand)

Northern India wilts under crippling heat wave

May. 27, 2020 6:03 AM EDT

NEW DELHI (AP) — As India braces for a hotter than usual summer, many cities in the country's north are reeling under an intense heat wave with the temperatures on Wednesday crossing a scorching 45 degrees Celsius (113 degrees Fahrenheit). The temperatures in northern India are the highest that the country...

Heavy rains cause flooded streets in South Florida

May. 26, 2020 7:48 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — South Florida streets flooded Tuesday following several days of heavy rains and thunderstorms. The National Weather Service in Miami issued flash flood warnings in parts of Miami-Dade and Broward counties that were set to last into the night. Tuesday morning started off sunny after nearly...

Heat wave to hit the Southwest

May. 26, 2020 11:51 AM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — The Southwest will experience a heat wave and possibly record-breaking temperatures starting Wednesday. The National Weather Service in Las Vegas, Phoenix and Albuquerque, New Mexico, predicts dangerously hot weather starting on Wednesday. In Arizona, the temperature on Wednesday could...

Rain, cooler weather helps slow Colorado plains wildfire

May. 26, 2020 10:34 AM EDT

KIM, Colo. (AP) — Cooler temperatures and precipitation have helped stop the spread of a lightning-sparked wildfire on Colorado's southeastern plains, the Colorado Division of Fire Prevention and Control said late Monday. Rain and hail fell on the Cherry Canyon Fire between Sunday and Monday and cooler...

Brief tornado hits Johnston; wind causes fire in E. Iowa

May. 26, 2020 8:29 AM EDT

JOHNSTON, Iowa (AP) — A tornado briefly touched down Monday evening in the Des Moines suburb of Johnston, uprooting trees and damaging traffic signals. The National Weather Service confirmed the tornado Tuesday and noted that another severe storm caused a 67 mph wind gust in Newton, east of Des Moines. The...

The SpaceX Falcon 9, with the Crew Dragon spacecraft on top of the rocket, sits on Launch Pad 39-A, Monday, May 25, 2020, at Kennedy Space Center, Fla. Two astronauts will fly on the SpaceX Demo-2 mission to the International Space Station scheduled for launch on May 27. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)

Stormy weather puts damper on SpaceX's 1st astronaut launch

May. 25, 2020 8:21 PM EDT

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Stormy weather is threatening to delay SpaceX’s first astronaut launch. A SpaceX rocket is scheduled to blast off Wednesday afternoon from Kennedy Space Center, carrying a Dragon capsule with NASA astronauts Doug Hurley and Bob Behnken to the International Space Station....

Flash flood warning for parts of south-central Nebraska

May. 25, 2020 12:35 PM EDT

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — The National Weather Service issued a flash flood warning for rural parts of south-central Nebraska on Monday after up to 8 inches of rain fell in the region overnight. The weather service issued the warning for parts of Adams, Kearney, Buffalo and Hall counties, reporting that roads in...