Albany holds severe weather preparedness fair – WALB

ALBANY, GA (WALB) – A fair in Albany this weekend taught people how to protect themselves and their families if flooding or severe weather occurs. The Albany and Dougherty County Flood and Severe Weather Preparedness Fair featured indoor exhibits at the Thronateeska Science Museum. Organizers say many people who live in Albany today might not [...]





How to Weather the Storm

In sheer size and scope, a hurricane is considered the most devastating storm man can face. The combination of rains, winds and flooding, over an extended period of time, leads to large-scale destruction. Hurricane Sandy serves as an unprecedented example of how these destructive storms can impact a large area of …





Severe Storm Threat, Including Tornadoes in Central US

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Severe weather warnings in place as heavy rain hits Bristol tonight

Prepare for heavy rain tonight in the Bristol area – which could lead to some localised flooding. There are flood warnings in place across the country, and severe weather warnings for the South West. ? The forecast is for heavy, persistent rain overnight, turning lighter for a time Friday. The Met Office is forecasting rain [...]





Hurricane Isaac Rising Waters Forces People Out of Homes – DeJaVu?


Seven years ago, Hurricane Katrina cause massive damage, death and destruction due to flooding and storm surges in New Orleans, LA, Gulf areas in MS and AL. Now, Hurricane Isaac, a Category 1 hurricane when it came ashore, is causing massive damage due to breaching some levys in Louisiana. The flooding is due to Isaac [...]





National Weather Service: Severe thunderstorm warning lifted as region gets …

Severe thunderstorms hit Western Massachusetts, June 9, 2011

06/09/11- Springfield-Staff Photo by Dave Roback-Cars hit standing water during Thursday afternoon’s storm on Birnie Ave in Springfield. SPRINGFIELD — A severe thunderstorm warning for the region has been lifted, but the National Weather Service predicts more wet weather for Wednesday evening. Much of western Massachusetts, including the greater Springfield area, remains under a flood [...]





US severe weather insurance losses near $2bn in June, according to Aon …





Violent storms bring lightning, flooding, hail

BOXFORD, Mass. – …





Great Lakes Damaging Storms, Wisconsin Tornadoes Possible