Sep 18, 2014; 2:00 AM ET Firefighters now have the upper hand on a fire that on Monday nearly extinguished an entire town.
Moisture from Tropical Rainstorm Odile will deliver torrential rainfall and cause life-threatening flooding over the interior Southwest through the balance of the week.
Marked as National Preparedness Month, September brings the reminder of how pivotal it is to be prepared for extreme weather in order to minimize the impact on families, communities and essential infrastructures.
Locations from the Great Lakes to the middle Mississippi Valley will be at risk for flooding downpours into Wednesday night.
A complex of severe thunderstorms had deadly results in the Chicago area Friday when actress Molly Glynn, 46, was killed by a falling tree.
Severe thunderstorms, many packing strong winds, will threaten lives and property in a heavily-populated portion of the central Plains and Midwest.
Across Earth's vast and varied landscapes, majestic geologic wonders have been delicately sculpted over time through the tireless, eroding force of water and wind acting upon the planet's rocky surface.