Rain And Flooding Expected In US Southern Plains After Deadly Storms
Thursday, May 23, 2019, 8:00 PM
Weather forecasters on Wednesday expected drenching rains to roll into the storm-ravaged US southern and central states, where thunderstorms and tornadoes killed at least three people and triggered widespread flooding. More than 30 tornadoes struck a swath from Texas to Iowa since Monday, according to National Weather Service, and residents in at least three Oklahoma riverfront communities were urged to evacuate due to flooding.
Millions In US Brace For ''Life-Threatening'' Blizzards, Potential Floods
Thursday, April 11, 2019, 7:32 AM
A blizzard hitting the U.S. Rockies on Wednesday was forecast to move eastward over the next day, threatening to bring new flooding to the Plains states including parts of South Dakota and Missouri that are still recovering from last month's inundation. "This is potentially a life-threatening storm," Patrick Burke, a meteorologist with the NWS's Weather Prediction Center in Maryland, said Wednesday.