Articles about National Weather Service

Watch: Boiling water freezes in air in Midwest US

02 Feb 2019

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Watch: Boiling water freezes in air in Midwest US

If you are irritated with Delhi winters, then take a look at the US where people are throwing boiling water in the air to see it freeze. And you'd stop complaining.

Deadly Northern California wildfire is finally contained

26 Nov 2018

California
Deadly Northern California wildfire is finally contained

A massive wildfire that killed dozens of people and destroyed thousands of homes in Northern California has been fully contained, after burning for more than two weeks, authorities said yesterday.

California massive fire death toll reaches 23, rescue operations underway

11 Nov 2018

California
California massive fire death toll reaches 23, rescue operations underway

The death toll from the most destructive fire to hit California rose to 23 yesterday as rescue workers recovered more bodies of people.

US: One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

11 Oct 2018

Donald Trump
US: One dead as monstrous Hurricane Michael tears into Florida

Hurricane Michael claimed its first life after roaring ashore in Florida, flooding homes and streets and toppling trees and power lines in the Gulf of Mexico beachfront area where it made landfall as a raging Category 4 storm.

Flooding fears surge as Carolina rivers rise; Wilmington cut off

17 Sep 2018

Florence
Flooding fears surge as Carolina rivers rise; Wilmington cut off

Catastrophic flooding from Florence spread across the US's Carolinas, with roads to Wilmington cut off by the epic deluge and muddy river water swamping entire neighborhoods kilometers inland.

70,000 lives imperiled by imminent dam failure in Puerto Rico

23 Sep 2017

Donald Trump
70,000 lives imperiled by imminent dam failure in Puerto Rico

A failing dam in the Hurricane Maria-hit island of Puerto Rico has caused "extremely dangerous" flooding, leading to emergency evacuations.

Night curfew declared in hurricane-hit Houston to stop looting

30 Aug 2017

Donald Trump
Night curfew declared in hurricane-hit Houston to stop looting

A night-time curfew has been declared in Houston, Texas, as the city battles the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey.

Hurricane Harvey: 200 Indian students marooned in Houston

28 Aug 2017

Donald Trump
Hurricane Harvey: 200 Indian students marooned in Houston

As Hurricane Harvey continues to batter Texas, it has come to be known that 200 Indian students from the University of Houston have been marooned in the floods.

2,000 evacuated as Tropical Storm Harvey lashes Houston

28 Aug 2017

Donald Trump
2,000 evacuated as Tropical Storm Harvey lashes Houston

Hurricane Harvey has weakened to a tropical storm.

Category 2 Hurricane Harvey intensifies before making landfall in Texas

25 Aug 2017

Donald Trump
Category 2 Hurricane Harvey intensifies before making landfall in Texas

Forecasters said Hurricane Harvey, a category 2 storm in the Gulf of Mexico, is expected to intensify into a Category 3 hurricane, as it makes landfall late Friday or Saturday.