NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Depression Nicholas hovered over Louisiana on Wednesday, raining on a region struggling to recover from Hurricane Ida and deluging coastal Mississippi, Alabama and northwest Florida.
SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. (AP) — The interior of California was very hot and dry Wednesday and the forecast called for a risk of fire-starting dry lightning as thousands of firefighters already have their hands full with wildland blazes that have been burning for weeks.
NEW YORK (AP) — A stunned U.S. East Coast faced a rising death toll, surging rivers and tornado damage Thursday after the remnants of Hurricane Ida walloped the region with record-breaking rain, drowning more than 40 people in their homes and cars.
At least nine people were killed in New York City and New Jersey as relentless rain from the remnants of Hurricane Ida sent the area into a state of emergency Thursday.
Hurricane Ida is expected to bring life-threatening storm surge, potentially catastrophic wind damage and flooding rainfall to the northern Gu…
Hurricane Ida is expected to rapidly strengthen before pummeling Louisiana on Sunday, forcing evacuations in New Orleans and the surrounding coastal region on the eve of the 16th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina.
More rain was in the forecast for the drought-parched region, triggering flash flood watches for portions of Utah, Colorado, New Mexico, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon and Washington state.
A historic drought and recent heat waves tied to climate change have made wildfires harder to fight in the American West. Here are the latest updates.
Authorities braced for new fires to ignite and existing ones to grow as the National Weather Service said the heat would linger through Thursday.
Severe weather -- including possible tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds -- will threaten more than 80 million people across the Midwest and Northeast on Wednesday, according to forecasts.
Western states are expected to see triple-digit heat through the weekend as a high-pressure zone blankets the region. Meanwhile, firefighters struggle to contain fast-spreading wildfires. Read the latest, plus see photos and video.
Stifling heat is searing the US West as the weekend approaches, with historic drought conditions worsening and fire danger escalating across m…
Millions of people are facing life-threatening storm surge, heavy winds, potential isolated tornadoes and heavy rains that could create flooding up and down the coast of Florida as Tropical Storm Elsa approaches landfall Wednesday morning.
Blistering heat is in the forecast for Monday and Tuesday for much of Montana and portions of northern Wyoming with temperatures as high as 109 degrees fahrenheit.
The Lower North Platte River Basin's snowpack was 142% of median. In comparison, the Upper Bear Basin snowpack stood at a state low of 31% of median levels.
Sunday's wildfire near Birdseye Road northwest of Helena was caused by a controlled burn that escaped, Lewis and Clark County Sheriff Leo Dutton said.
March ended with Billings recording the least amount of snowfall on record for the entire month.