Tag: storms

MIAMI — There’s only one name left on the National Hurricane Center’s alphabetical list of storm names. After Wilfred, it’s time for names left untouched since 2005: the Greek alphabet. And with a good two…

WICHITA, Kansas — Tornadoes aren’t forming at the same pace as usual this year, creating one of Kansas’ quietest storm seasons in recent memory. In fact, there hasn’t been a single documented tornado in any…

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — Severe weather has swept across the South, killing at least 19 people and damaging hundreds of homes from Louisiana into the Appalachian Mountains. Many people spent part of the night early…

COOKEVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Friday toured a neighborhood reduced to rubble by a tornado earlier this week and marveled at “the tremendous heart” he witnessed. He also offered a message for…

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) — Heavy rains lashed parts of the wildfire and drought-stricken Australian east coast on Friday, bringing relief to firefighters still dealing with dozens of blazes in New South Wales. New South Wales…

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — More than 300,000 homes and businesses were without power Friday from a weather system blamed for five deaths in the South. Forecasters warned the storms could bring 60 mph winds into…

ORLANDO, Fla. — The 2019 hurricane season has been a year of tropical milestones. First in August, meteorologists saw the slow development of Hurricane Dorian: It is the strongest hurricane of the year so far,…

Multiple layers of varying colors of clouds swept through Iola from the north this morning, with the arrival of a storm front expected to keep the area drenched the next few days. A flash flood…

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump has approved a disaster declaration covering more than half of the Kansas’ 105 counties. The federal assistance approved Thursday will provide service and funds to help recovery from severe…

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — The latest government report shows just how far behind Kansas growers are in planting their crops amid all the rain and flooding in the state. The National Agricultural Statistics Service reported…