Downpours will spread from the lower Mississippi Valley to eastern and central Texas early this week, delivering needed rain but raising the concern for flash flooding.
Stifling heat has been baking the central United States but will finally ease across northern areas this weekend.
Many locations around the world endured dangerously hot weather this week, while severe flooding persisted in China.
Those looking for a break from the heat across the central United States will be in luck as a slow cooldown is in store starting this weekend.
As the central United States endures a dangerous heat wave this week, many may be wondering when the stifling conditions will end.
Heat-related deaths and illnesses are preventable, but it's critical to know the warning signs and to react swiftly.
Scuba diving instructor Jacob Childs became stranded at sea after he lost his grip on an anchor line and strong currents pulled him away from the diving boat.
The central United States is facing a stretch of dangerous conditions over the coming week as multiple days of triple-digit heat unfold.
Summer means outdoor meals in the hot summer sun for many. However, backyard barbecues and high temperatures make the ideal breeding ground for bacteria in food.
If sizzling under the sun at the beach isn’t your idea of a fun vacation, you may want to consider summer adventuring in a cool destination where average temperatures peak during the summer.
Greenville, SC (2004)
Heavy rain causes nearby river to crest at 19.2 feet, the second highest crest ever.
"A considerable flood arose unexpectedly which proved detrimental to many in that colony." This was the first of 2 hurricane/floods within 30 days.
Amarillo, TX (1982)
4.22" of rain -- 24-hour July rainfall record.