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Tropical Storm Erika hits island of Dominica hard

The physical damage to Dominica is worse than first thought and the emotional toll from Tropical Storm Erika, which killed at least 20 people on the tiny Caribbean island, is substantial, the nation's Prime Minister said Friday night.

"Rest assured, m...

Hurricane Ignacio threatens Hawaii

Hurricane Ignacio churns toward Hawaii

Don't get complacent. That was the message from Hawaii's top emergency management official Friday, as Hurricane Ignacio bore down on the island state.


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Tropical Storm Erika swamps Dominica; 3 die

Tropical Storm Erika doesn't have strong winds, but heavy rains were wreaking havoc on the Caribbean island of Dominica where three people were killed.

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit said Thursday on social media that people were missing after floo...

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Tropical Storm Erika rolls through Caribbean

After spinning west across the Atlantic, Tropical Storm Erika finally has land in its sights.

Erika will start moving over islands in the eastern Caribbean Sea overnight Wednesday, according to the National Hurricane Center's 11 p.m. advisory. The sto...

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Monsoon drives wall of dust through Arizona

A monsoon storm drove through Arizona Tuesday evening, bringing heavy rains and a massive wall of dust.

Phoenix stations KPHO/KTVK captured the dust storm, also called a haboob, with its helicopter.

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Tropical Storm Erika forms in the Atlantic

Tropical Storm Erika formed in the Atlantic early Tuesday, putting it on course for the Leeward Islands in the coming days, the National Hurricane Center said.

By Sunday, Erika is forecast to strengthen into a weak hurricane over the Bahamas.

At 8 p.m...

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Washington state: Citizen firefighters sought

Wildfires have consumed more than half a million acres in Washington state -- and with firefighting crews stretched thin, state government is taking an unprecedented step.

Qualified citizens -- not just professional firefighters -- are now invited to ...

Tropical Storm Danny 2015

Danny downgraded to tropical storm

The fourth named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season is no longer a hurricane.

Tropical Storm Danny, downgraded as its wind speeds dropped, is now moving west at 15 mph (24 kph) with sustained winds of 50 mph (80 kph). As of 11 a.m. ET Sunday, it ...

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One of Pacific's twin typhoons kills 10

One of the twin typhoons in the Pacific has claimed its first casualties, killing 10 people in the Philippines and forcing the evacuation of almost 13,000 people, authorities said Saturday.

Typhoon Goni, known as Ineng in the archipelago country, deli...

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Tropical Storm Erika- What's Its Future?

Tropical Storm Erika continues to hear west towards the US- Where will it go and how strong will it be? Meteorologist Ricky Matthews has some details.


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