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Flooding – Google News

China Says 2 Schoolchildren Die Amid Heavy Flooding – ABC News


China Says 2 Schoolchildren Die Amid Heavy Flooding
ABC News
The death toll in China's latest round of flooding has risen to at least 48, including two schoolchildren aboard an overloaded bus that plunged into a pond, authorities said Saturday. At least 16 others are missing in the floods that have ravaged

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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 4:15 am

Residents Near Lake Lewisville Worried About Weekend Flooding – CBS Local


CBS Local

Residents Near Lake Lewisville Worried About Weekend Flooding
CBS Local
LEWISVILLE (CBSDFW.COM) – Residents near Lake Lewisville are bracing themselves for its waters to spill over onto roads this weekend. Already hard hit by flooding, the city's Emergency Operations Center has closed many sections of the lake.

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Posted on 23 May 2015 | 2:40 am

Officials begin prep for potential record flooding – Times Record News


Times Record News

Officials begin prep for potential record flooding
Times Record News
WICHITA FALLS, Texas – New data from the National Weather Service predicts possible record flooding could occur in the Wichita River, spilling out into Wichita Falls and the surrounding area. Factoring in anticipated rainfall over the Memorial Day
Ovenight rain floods roads, closes airport for while; motorists rescuedSan Angelo Standard Times

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 11:55 pm

With 2-4 inches of rain in forecast, Dallas officials prepare for possible … – Dallas Morning News (blog)


NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

With 2-4 inches of rain in forecast, Dallas officials prepare for possible
Dallas Morning News (blog)
At this very moment, the Trinity River near downtown is four and a half feet above its 30-foot “minor” flood stage. And if the National Weather Service's forecast through Monday night holds, we're looking at anywhere from two to four more inches of
Dallas Preps for Possible FloodingNBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 9:49 pm

Oklahoma lake closings, rain totals: How flooding could affect your Memorial … – kfor.com


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Oklahoma lake closings, rain totals: How flooding could affect your Memorial
kfor.com
EUFAULA, Okla. – As the Sooner State continues to see rain, many boaters are being forced to change their plans for Memorial Day weekend. After being in a drought for several years, many of the state's lakes are filling up with water. However, the

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 9:40 pm

Forecaster Warns of Flooding During Memorial Day Weekend – ABC News


WFAA (blog)

Forecaster Warns of Flooding During Memorial Day Weekend
ABC News
There is a chance for severe weather including heavy rainfall during the Memorial Day weekend that seems likely to cause flash flooding in parts of Texas, Arkansas and the southern Plains, the National Weather Service said Friday. Meteorologist John
Flash flood watch, possible river flooding in San Antonio, New Braunfels area mySanAntonio.com (blog)
Emergency managers urge caution in advance of potential floodingTHV 11
Heavy rains, flooding hit North TexasWFAA (blog)

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 6:37 pm

Violent flooding sweeps cars through city streets in Turkey (Video) – Washington Post (blog)


Washington Post (blog)

Violent flooding sweeps cars through city streets in Turkey (Video)
Washington Post (blog)
A half hour of incredible rainfall led to violent flooding in the city streets of Izmir, Turkey on Wednesday. Heavy rain and hail fell on the high elevations of eastern Turkey starting in the mid-afternoon. “Meanwhile, social media users circulated

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 6:14 pm

Heavy Rain Causes Flood Warnings, Closures In Northeast Colorado – CBS Local


CBS Local

Heavy Rain Causes Flood Warnings, Closures In Northeast Colorado
CBS Local
MORGAN COUNTY, Colo. (CBS4)– Heavy rain and snow are causing flooding in some parts of Colorado, especially in the northeast part of the state. The water is rising and impacting traffic along State Highway 71 north of Brush where crews are still …
More flooding ahead of soggy holiday weekend9NEWS.com

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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 5:11 pm

‘Epic’ flooding on Dalton Highway hinders North Slope oil operations – Alaska Dispatch News


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'Epic' flooding on Dalton Highway hinders North Slope oil operations
Alaska Dispatch News
DEADHORSE — Unprecedented flooding continues to interfere with daily operations on the North Slope oil patch after surging waters wiped away swaths of the Dalton Highway and isolated a section of Deadhorse, the jumping-off point for the sprawling …
Walker declares second disaster in Dalton Highway floodingKTUU.com
Severe flooding cuts off lone road to Alaska's oilfield operationsReuters
Gov. signs second disaster declaration as flooding keeps Dalton Highway closedKTVA.com – Alaska News and Weather
Fairbanks Daily News-Miner -Alaska Public Radio Network
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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 4:57 am

Roads underwater due to Trinity River flooding – KHOU


KHOU

Roads underwater due to Trinity River flooding
KHOU
LIBERTY COUNTY, Texas – Trinity River flooding made some nervous homeowners scramble to save property. At Dayton Lake Estates, the road home had waves and water three feet deep Thursday night. "It's scary," said Shane Bolding, who lives in the area …
Major flooding feared in Trinity River area near LibertyKTRK-TV
Who cares if a road into the Trinity River park floods?Dallas Morning News (blog)
Flooding Trinity River spills from banks in Liberty…KBTV Fox 4 Beaumont
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Posted on 22 May 2015 | 2:55 am

Flood – Yahoo News Search Results

UPDATE: Flood Watch

Flood Watch for Roane, Gilmer, and Calhoun counties continues until 8 P.M.. Flood Watch for Jackson county until 3 P.M..

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 5:11 pm

Tweets turned into flood maps that could help save lives

By Megan Rowling BARCELONA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Spontaneous tweets about major floods are being turned into a mapping tool that could be used by emergency services and disaster response teams to save lives and provide aid, Dutch researchers said. When a crisis strikes, people increasingly find out about it from social media, as individuals and groups take to the internet to spread the …

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 4:39 pm

Flash flood warning issued for southeast Louisiana, southern Mississippi

A flash flood warning is in effect Tuesday for much of southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 2:16 pm

Flood Warning Issued

Flood Watch in effect for most of the MOV. Flood Warning in effect for Jackson, Calhoun, Roane, and Gilmer counties.

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:29 pm

New Flood Maps Released for Chattanooga

When it rains in some Chattanooga neighborhoods sometimes drainage can be an issue. Most homeowners say it never actually rises to the front door. "There's been water, plenty of water but I've never had anything in the house or in any of the buildings," homeowner Mac Pendley said. …

Posted on 14 April 2015 | 1:31 am

Start of Yountville flood control work expected in July

Plans for a package of improvements to flood-prone Hopper Creek have won approval in Yountville, and the project is slated for completion by year’s end.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 11:16 pm

Flash flood watch in effect for southeast Louisiana, southern Mississippi

A flash flood watch remains in effect Monday for areas of southeast Louisiana and southern Mississippi.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 3:02 pm

Severe flood warning for Yangtze River

China's flood control authority is warning of possible heavy flooding in the middle and lower reaches of the Yangtze River this year as the basin areas are set to receive more precipitation for the upcoming rainy season.

Posted on 13 April 2015 | 1:36 am

Flood-control project in northwestern Ohio would cost $66M

FINDLAY, Ohio (AP) – A plan to reduce flooding along the Blanchard River in northwestern Ohio, which includes building a 10-mile channel to divert water away from downtown Findlay, would cost nearly $66 million, according to the federal agency overseeing the project. The price tag, though, is much less than …

Posted on 12 April 2015 | 7:01 pm

Millions facing higher premium rates for flood insurance

A $24 billion sea of red ink has millions of Americans in vulnerable flood zones, including homeowners still struggling to recover from Superstorm Sandy, facing steep increases in flood insurance premiums. …

Posted on 12 April 2015 | 3:34 pm