• Heavy Rain to Soak Great Falls, Bismarck, Winnipeg

    August 22, 2014; 9:13 PM

    A swath of soaking rain will slowly shift from the northern Plains to the Canadian Prairies this weekend, making people reach for their umbrellas and heightening concerns for flooding.

  • Pittsburgh: Storms to Retreat By Sunday

    August 22, 2014; 9:12 PM

    While residents will face more disruptions to outdoor activities on Saturday, dry air will push southward across Pittsburgh to end the weekend.

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This Day In Weather History

Wichita Falls, TX (1980)
108 degrees -- new record high for this date, also the 56th day of the last 59 days that they have reached 100 degrees or more.

New Orleans, LA (1980)
102 degrees -- highest reading ever recorded in the Mardi Gras city.

Southern Florida (1992)
Hurricane Andrew makes landfall in southern Florida as a Category 5 storm with wind gusts estimated in excess of 175 mph. Estimated damages exceeded $20 billion, more than 60 people were killed and approximately 2 million people were evacuated from their homes.