• Record Heat to Intensify California Drought

    March 27, 2015; 8:52 PM ET

    The mercury will be on the rise across California through the end of the week, challenging records across much of the state and helping to intensify the ongoing drought.

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Miramar, FL (1986)
Rainfall measured at 10.37".

Chicago O'Hare Airport (1991)
2 people seriously injured after being struck by lightening.

South-Southeast, US (1994)
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