MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Tony Evers is seeking a federal disaster declaration for 18 counties and two tribes that suffered damage during severe storms in July.
Thunderstorms spawn funnel clouds, flood urban streets
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Severe thunderstorms spawned multiple funnel clouds across Minnesota and flooded streets in the Twin Cities.
The National Weather Service reports there was some crop...
Heavy rains flood roadways in suburban Detroit amid storms
UTICA, Mich. (AP) — Heavy rains flooded roadways in suburban Detroit as severe thunderstorms moved through parts of the state.
The storms hit Monday night and early Tuesday, closing Michigan...
Suspected tornado reported in central Illinois amid storms
EDINBURG, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a suspected tornado was reported in central Illinois as severe thunderstorms moved through portions of the state.
Hail, rain, wind from storms cause damage in Montana
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Some Montana residents were cleaning up Monday after a series of thunderstorms brought large hail, heavy rain and strong winds that downed trees and power lines and damaged...
Scientists get up-close look at wildfire-triggered storm
SEATTLE (AP) — A wildfire-triggered thunderstorm in Washington has provided an unusual opportunity for scientists to fly through its clouds and take photos and measurements.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Firefighters in northern Nevada have fully contained one of three big wildfires that have been burning since last weekend and continue to make progress on the others thanks to...
RUIDOSO, N.M. (AP) — Officials at a horse racing track in southern New Mexico say a severe storm has forced them to cancel races for the afternoon.
Storm knocks out power, floods streets in Grand Island
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A thunderstorm that moved through central Nebraska has left thousands of people without electricity and streets flooded.
Strong storms leave swath of damage in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Strong thunderstorms with heavy winds have caused damage from Beulah to Bismarck to Jamestown.
The National Weather Service says the storms Tuesday night damaged...
YELLOWSTONE NATIONAL PARK, Wyo. (AP) — Yellowstone National Park officials have confirmed that a lightning strike sparked a fire that destroyed a historic lookout tower during a severe...
Lightning sparks more than a dozen Nevada wildfires
ELKO, Nev. (AP) — Lightning sparked more than a dozen wildfires in northeast Nevada over the weekend and forecasters are warning more are likely as thunderstorms move back into the region later...
LONDON (AP) — Emergency crews in northwest England raced to pump water from a reservoir with a damaged dam Sunday as weather forecasts calling for thunderstorms hastened fear of the structure...
CUSTER, S.D. (AP) — Residents of Custer are cleaning up after what an emergency services official calls a hundred-year flood that shut down the southwestern South Dakota city.
Concert, fireworks lure fans to wet Titans’ practice
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Thunderstorms gave the Tennessee Titans a painful flashback to their 2018 season opener in Miami and the longest game since the NFL-AFL merger in 1970 before a night...
Lightning causes power outages in Spokane area
SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — A red flag warning indicating that the potential for wildfires is high has been issued for much of eastern Washington.
Flash flooding in eastern Kansas forces water rescues
LAWRENCE, Kan. (AP) — Thunderstorms and heavy rain in parts of eastern Kansas have forced multiple water rescues.
The Lawrence Journal-World reports that authorities in Douglas County were...
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PHOENIX (AP) — Some flights at Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport are delayed due to a monsoon storm.
An airport spokeswoman says that as of 6 p.m. Tuesday, 20 arriving flights were...
Northwestern Wisconsin hit again by severe weather
SHELL LAKE, Wis. (AP) — Northwestern Wisconsin is again pounded by severe thunderstorms with 60 mph wind gusts, even as crews continue cleanup efforts from last week's tornadoes and straight line...
LONDON (AP) — The temperature's dropping but Europe's troubles aren't over: A record-busting heat wave gave way Friday to thunderstorms and hailstorms, bringing the Tour de France to a dramatic...
BRUSSELS (AP) — The Latest on Europe's heat wave (all times local):
The U.K.'s air traffic controller says it has fixed a technical issue that led to flight restrictions at...
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — The Latest on wildfires in the U.S. West (all times local):
A wildfire that has raged since Sunday in northern Arizona now is 12% contained.
Lightning storm kills 39 in eastern India
PATNA, India (AP) — Lightning has killed at least 39 people during thunderstorms and heavy rains lashing eastern India where thousands of people are stranded on high ground, an official said...
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — More than 57,000 homes and businesses in New Jersey are still without electricity two days after a line of thunderstorms downed trees and power lines.
YARMOUTH, Mass. (AP) — A tornado that tore across Cape Cod has put an exclamation mark on a wave of storms that broke the heat in the Northeast and Midwest.
RENO, Nev. (AP) — Crews are battling more than a dozen wildfires across northern Nevada.
Lightning started most of them on Monday as a line of thunderstorms made their way across the state....
FINKSBURG, Md. (AP) — Evening storms in Maryland knocked a tree down, killing an 89-year-old man in his driveway.
News outlets report the Carroll County Sheriff's Office responded to an...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Heavy rainfall and booming thunderstorms that raced across Connecticut caused major flooding and a fire in a dorm at a private school.
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Severe thunderstorms broke high temperatures in Pennsylvania but left behind power outages and mass transit issues in parts of the state.
Rains inundate NYC streets, flood advisory in effect
NEW YORK (AP) — Thunderstorms after a spate of hot weather have caused flooding deep enough to float cars in some New York City neighborhoods.
LUCKNOW, India (AP) — Officials say dozens of people have died in a thunderstorm that struck the north Indian state of Uttar Pradesh.
State disaster relief official Sandhya says that...
Heat wave knocks out power to thousands in NYC
NEW YORK (AP) — Thousands of New York City residents grappled with power outages Sunday night as extreme heat continued to bake the metro area with temperatures hovering in the high 90s and the...
Utilities still restoring power in eastern Wisconsin
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Utility crews have restored power to more than 138,000 customers following destructive thunderstorms that struck eastern Wisconsin this weekend.
Spearfish woman recalls lightning strike
SPEARFISH, S.D. (AP) — A Spearfish woman wants area residents to know the dangers of watching a thunderstorm outside.
Stephanie Barry and her sister ventured out the High Plains Western...
Home under construction collapses, 2 workers killed
SUNSET, S.C. (AP) — Authorities say a South Carolina home under construction has collapsed during a thunderstorm, killing two construction workers.
NEW YORK (AP) — Rain keeps interrupting the New York Yankees' sunny season.
The scheduled game between the Yankees and Tampa Bay Rays was postponed Wednesday night due to a forecast of...
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — Powerful thunderstorms that blew through southeastern South Dakota damaged farm buildings and trees and cut power to hundreds.
Muggy weather stays, storms overnight cause damage
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Hot and humid weather that triggered severe thunderstorms in Minnesota is sticking around for now.
The National Weather Service issued a heat advisory for the Twin Cities...
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Latest on Barry (all times local):
Louisiana's governor says he is "extremely grateful" that Tropical Depression Barry did not cause the disastrous...
County won’t pay to have storm debris hauled away
ORANGEBURG, S.C. (AP) — Some residents of a South Carolina county hit hard by severe thunderstorms last month aren't getting help from the government to haul away the debris.
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Weather forecasters in Alaska issued a red flag warning Wednesday for a large portion of the parched state ahead of expected lightning storms that could spark...
System could bring rain and winds to Gulf states
MIAMI (AP) — The National Hurricane Center says an area of low pressure in the northeastern Gulf of Mexico is producing disorganized showers and thunderstorms.
Thunderstorms cause flooding, tree damage
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Torrential rain and strong winds caused street flooding and brought down trees and branches in parts of North Dakota and Minnesota.
Missing hiker describes night in the wilderness
SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — A Utah hiker who spent the night in the wilderness says she took shelter beneath trees as a thunderstorm pelted the ground with hail.
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico (AP) — Authorities say firefighters have rescued two people swept away in flood channels after heavy rains in the Albuquerque area.
PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — Thunderstorms have battered parts of New England, downing trees and causing power outages for thousands in Maine.
MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Strong thunderstorms that moved across Indiana damaged homes, knocked down trees and dumped heavy rain that flooded some roadways.