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BC weather: thunderstorms, flooding hit Kelowna, Kamloops – CBC.ca


BC weather: thunderstorms, flooding hit Kelowna, Kamloops
CBC.ca
Storms resulted in sudden heavy downpours in Kamloops, B.C.,causing flash flooding on riverside roads, waterfalls on golf courses and lightning strikes in the downtown area. A low-pressure system sliding up from Washington's coast will continue to

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Posted on 24 July 2014 | 10:26 am

Algodones flooding affects a dozen homes – KOAT Albuquerque


Algodones flooding affects a dozen homes
KOAT Albuquerque
When the rain brought dirt with it to a ditch near the town, the ditch simply got too full too fast, according to the Rio Grande Conservancy District. This caused flooding in nearby homes. The Sandoval County Sheriff's Department originally reported
Crews pumping water from flooded homes in AlgodonesKRQE News 13
Dirt created ditch to overflow causing flooding in AlgodonesKOB.com
Flooding damages Algodones homesAlbuquerque Journal

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Posted on 24 July 2014 | 4:26 am

Mid-South storms bring heavy winds and flash flooding – wreg.com


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Mid-South storms bring heavy winds and flash flooding
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MEMPHIS, Tenn. — Heavy rains triggered flash floods, and strong winds brought down power lines, but not everybody in the Mid-South got wet. Wednesday's rain came down fast and furious for people living in Whitehaven and Southaven, flooding streets …

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 2:32 am

Department of Emergency Management assesses Brinkley flooding – THV 11


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Department of Emergency Management assesses Brinkley flooding
THV 11
BRINKLEY, Ark. (KTHV)- For the town of Brinkley, first came the flooding, then came the clean up, and now, the wait. Homeowners are waiting to find out if the Department of Emergency Services will provide Monroe county assistance. The Department is

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 12:14 am

As Washington fires spread, threat of flash flooding rises – Los Angeles Times


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As Washington fires spread, threat of flash flooding rises
Los Angeles Times
“Heavy rainfall may lead to flash flooding along the east slopes of the northern Cascades,” the National Weather Service warned in a message that threatened thunderstorms well into Wednesday evening. “Areas of greatest concern will be in and around …
FLASH FLOOD WARNING for fire damaged areasKHQ Right Now
Obama declares Washington wildfire emergency; rain helping douse flames Minneapolis Star Tribune

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Posted on 23 July 2014 | 10:39 pm

Flash Flooding Sparks Social Media Storm in Kamloops – KelownaNow


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Flash Flooding Sparks Social Media Storm in Kamloops
KelownaNow
Kamloops is currently experiencing a flash flood as severe thunderstorms take over the weather in the area. Up to 20 mm of rain were expected in the area and sewers and drains have begun to back up all over the city. The sudden downpour is wreaking …
Flash flooding overwhelms homeowners, drivers in KamloopsTimes Colonist
Major flash flooding in KamloopsNews1130
UPDATES: flash flooding hammers KamloopsCKNW News Talk 980
Huffington Post Canada -CTV News
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Posted on 23 July 2014 | 10:10 pm

Disaster Declaration for Farmers, Ranchers Affected by Flooding – KARK


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Disaster Declaration for Farmers, Ranchers Affected by Flooding
KARK
“The severe weather conditions in Arkansas last month brought flash flooding, hail, and other destructive forces of nature that were devastating to agriculture producers in the path of these storms. As a result of this declaration, farmers will now be

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Posted on 23 July 2014 | 8:47 pm

Fighting Va. flooding linked to rising seas will be complicated, costly – Roanoke Times


Fighting Va. flooding linked to rising seas will be complicated, costly
Roanoke Times
“There is no doubt that Virginia is at significant risk for property damage and loss of life from flooding,” said Del. Chris Stolle, R-Virginia Beach, summarizing what he learned at another meeting on rising seas. “We know we have a problem; we have

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Posted on 23 July 2014 | 3:23 pm

Sheffield Township seeking funds to address flooding problems – Chronicle-Telegram


Sheffield Township seeking funds to address flooding problems
Chronicle-Telegram
Szabo-Ortiz's basement at 4220 Clifton Ave. has flooded twice since 2011 despite two sump pumps and a backup electrical generator there. When up to five inches of rain fell on Lorain County in an intense May 12 thunderstorm, Szabo-Ortiz said she …

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 1:38 pm

Flooding turns Durham streets into rivers – WRAL.com


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Flooding turns Durham streets into rivers
WRAL.com
Flooding was reported in Durham on East Lawson Street near North Carolina Central University, a portion of University Drive, parts of Durham-Chapel Hill Boulevard and other sites. There were reports of standing water along U.S. Highway 15/501. Durham …
DURHAM: Durham was again the victim on flooding Monday – WNCN: News WNCN
Heavy rains cause flooding in parts of DurhamDurham Herald Sun
Flash Flooding Reported in Durham, Chapel Hill and MorrisvilleTWC News
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Posted on 21 July 2014 | 7:23 pm

Flood – Yahoo News Search Results

Flood of Children at Border Exceeds U.S. Ability to Cope

In recent weeks, President Obama and congressional Republicans have begun to offer the same simple-sounding solution for dealing with the flood of children crossing the U.S. border alone: Send the kids home. A decade ago, the Office of Refugee Resettlement (ORR), which cares for minors soon after they are picked up, handled just 6,200 kids a year. Since October, more than 57,000 children have …

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 10:00 am

Flood of frustration

Five years after officials began writing a comprehensive billion-dollar flood protection plan for Stockton, the federal government said this week it will miss a December target to complete the document.

Posted on 24 July 2014 | 7:23 am

Realtors(R) Commend FEMA for Effective Implementation of Flood Insurance Reforms

Congressional action and the timely implementation of the Homeowner Flood Insurance Affordability Act relieved property owners of costly premium hikes and stabilized housing markets where flood insurance …

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 8:48 pm

InsuraMatch Launches Flood Insurance Portal

BOSTON, July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – New Jersey home owners may obtain National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) coverage through InsuraMatch, which is part of the Plymouth Rock Group of Companies. "Our mission is to help people make good decisions about their insurance," said Larry Pentis, Chief Executive Officer of InsuraMatch, which is based in Boston. "We're starting with flood insurance …

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 8:20 pm

Clemson students rebuild SC Botanical Gardens

CLEMSON, S.C. (AP) — After a nearly unprecedented flood destroyed the site, the South Carolina Botanical Garden is almost as good as new — because of the work of more than a dozen Clemson University architecture students.

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 6:25 pm

Dry weather aids flood work progress

Dry weather means part of a £31.4m flood protection scheme for Selkirk is likely to be completed under budget and ahead of schedule.

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 2:38 pm

Flood bypass emerges from construction frenzy

It wasn’t long ago that West Street was a downtown backwater. The Napa Parks and Recreation Services Department quietly occupied a historic home next to an all-day parking lot on West Street.

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 11:00 am

From the archives: Cave flood drowns 4, 3 missing

A flash flood caught a caving expedition in Cliff Cave, drowning six people on July 23, 1993. 

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 10:00 am

Flood insurance not covering yard damage in Minden

CARSON CITY, Nev. — All home owners in a flood zone must have flood insurance. These policies, however, will not help rebuild the damage from flash floods over the weekend. "There are parts in the country that are susceptible to floods like this," said Nevada Insurance Commissioner Scott Kipper. …

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 6:45 am

Second storm was too much for Ute Pass flood mitigation

Officials praised flood-mitigation work up and down Ute Pass after rains caused road closures July 16, but a more intense weather event three days later proved that millions of dollars of work can only do so much when heavy storms strike quickly.

Posted on 23 July 2014 | 6:38 am