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May 20, 2013; 8:35 AM ET Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the Northwest United States
After last night's severe weather outbreak, conditions became more tranquil in the Plains and Midwest; however, we have just received the first severe weather report of the last few hours.
Despite record-breaking flooding in parts of the Midwest this year, budget cuts threaten to shut down hundreds of stream gauges across the United States.
The five-week period from April 3 to May 7 was the coldest in 109 years of record keeping at Fairbanks, Alaska, according to the National Weather Service.