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I-70 Reopens in Kansas And Colorado

The east and westbound lanes of I-70 - which closed between Burlington, Colorado to Goodland, Kansas last night - have been reopened. …

Avalanche that killed 5 difficult to predict

DENVER (AP) — The kind of avalanche that killed four snowboarders and a skier in Colorado over the weekend is among the most difficult to predict and trigger, but it’s dangerous because of the amount of snow normally…

Gardeners make plans with no certainty in forecast

MILWAUKEE (AP) — There’s no question that Eric Ciula picked a bad year to get into a competition for growing the biggest tomato. The worst U.S. drought in decades was gripping two-thirds of the nation, and many gardeners…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Saturday, April 20, 2013. Showers and thunderstorms in the East and snow in the North will continue to taper of on Saturday as a strong winter storm and associated cold front pull away from…

Scientists: Superstorm Sandy jolted United States

SALT LAKE CITY (AP) — Superstorm Sandy didn’t just rattle the East Coast, it also jiggled the ground across the country ever so slightly, scientists reported Thursday. Earthquake sensors located as far away as the Pacific Northwest detected…

Army climbers help recover body on Alaska glacier

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A pair of Army mountaineering experts spent six hours down a 140-foot hole in an Alaska glacier and helped shovel out more than a ton of snow to recover the body of a 9-year-old…

Rain prompts flood worries in Mo., Ill., Iowa

ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Mississippi River, so low for much of the winter that barge traffic was nearly halted, could reach up to 10 feet above flood stage by the middle of next week in parts of…

Judge chides Army corps over New Orleans levees

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The Army Corps of Engineers built a “tragically flawed” levee system for New Orleans — but isn’t liable for claims that excavation work by a government contractor weakened a floodwall and caused it to…

Spring storm bringing needed snow to Colo., Wyo.

DENVER (AP) — A spring storm is bringing much-needed moisture to parts of Colorado and Wyoming, but winds are raising the wildfire danger to the south. The second wave of a slow-moving system could bring another foot of…

Wash. searchers wait to find avalanche victim

SEATTLE (AP) — Officials have identified the female snowshoer who was killed in an avalanche Saturday in the Cascade Mountains east of Seattle. The King County medical examiner’s office said Monday that 55-year-old Joy Yu died of mechanical…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Sunday, April 14, 2013. A late season winter storm hit the North-Central U.S. with another dose of wintry precipitation late Saturday night through Sunday. The storm system pulled moisture from the Gulf of…
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Programming your weather radio

If you are having difficulty getting your weather radio set up, check out this video for some helpful tips on how to make sure your NOAA weather radio is ready for storm warnings.…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground Forecast for Saturday, April 06, 2013. Quiet weather returns to the South on Saturday, while wet conditions persist for the Northern states. A low pressure system treks eastward across over the Northern Plains and into the…