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3 hrs ago | 900 CHML AM

Burlington Community Flood Relief

The area of Elwood Road was under four feet of water after two months worth of rain fell in a matter of hours last month and hundreds turned up for a block party last night in an effort to raise money to help those trying to recover from all the damage sustained to their homes.

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7 hrs ago | The Item

Weather service issues flash flood warning

All exits in both directions on the Garden State Parkway in Newark, East Orange and Bloomfield were under water at about 5 p.m., authorities reported, but have since reopened.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, East Orange, NJ, Orange, NJ, Bloomfield, NJ

10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

Mongaya: Flood

IT TOOK me some time to realize that I crossed the road from SM City to Radisson Blu Hotel then left the hotel on a taxi just before the heavy rain caused some serious flooding last Thursday.

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Sun Aug 31, 2014

Patch.com

Urban Areas, Small Steams Prone to Flooding Sunday Night

An urban and small stream flood advisory was put in effect on Sunday evening for a portion of eastern Massachusetts, including Chelmsford.

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Patch.com

Urban Areas, Small Steams Prone to Flooding Sunday Night

An urban and small stream flood advisory was put in effect on Sunday evening for the North Shore, including Salem.

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Times-Standard

NY's Electric Zoo music fest shut down by storms

The Electric Zoo music festival was shut down in the face of powerful thunderstorms Sunday, forcing thousands of people to leave its island setting and marking its second cancellation in as many years.

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The Alternative Press

Flash Flood and Severe Thunderstorm Warnings for Westfield Sunday Evening

The National Weather Service has issued a severe thunderstorm warning in effect until 5 p.m. and a flash flood warning in effect until 6:15 p.m. Sunday evening for Union County.

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ReporterHerald.com

California mom recalls her family's dramatic Big Thompson Canyon rescue during 2013 flood

Rescue crews guide a basket containing young members of the Rueff family across the flooding Big Thompson River west of Loveland on Sept.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Loveland, CO, Drake, CO, Larimer County, CO

WTSP-TV Saint Petersburg

Hard lessons about flood insurance policies

Recent insurance policy problems that followed flooding in Detroit could serve as a valuable lesson to others across the nation who could be hit in the future.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Rick Snyder, US Governors, Southfield, MI, Berkley, MI

Valley News Live

Lake goers flood to Detroit Lakes to have one last summer "hoorah"

Some are already breaking down fort, packing up their cabins and planning for next year.

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Sat Aug 30, 2014

KBMT

Flash Flood Watch in effect

Widespread heavy rainfall today has left the ground saturated with many drainage ditches still filled to capacity.

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LongmontFYI

A year after 2013 flood, families waiting, hoping for mortgage relief

September marks one year since the flood that ravaged homes, displaced thousands of residents and killed 10 people across the state, including four from Boulder County and two from Larimer County.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Boulder County, CO, Larimer County, CO, Longmont, CO

LongmontFYI

Faces of the flood: Loveland-area stories

Heading up the Big Thompson Canyon in Loveland Fire Rescue Authority Truck 7 that morning, Lt.

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Wilts and Gloucestershire Standard

South Cerney Parish Council frustrated with county county council over flood sutuation

South Cerney Parish Council is upset that work on repairing a river bank on School Lane is not being carried out, pictured parish councillor Mike Stuart SOUTH Cerney Parish Council has hit out at Gloucestershire County Council for failing to carrying out flood prevention work in the village.

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Brandon Sun

Whither the river: Rethinking an Assiniboine strategy

A fallen tree sits in the mud and silt behind the ball diamond at Queen Elizabeth Park, which is still heavily damaged by this summer's flood.

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TwinCities

Mark Dayton to visit Moorhead to talk flood diversion project

Minnesota's governor will be in town next week to talk with local leaders about the contentious $1.8 billion flood diversion project.

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Methow Valley News Home Page

Floods, slides cut swath of damage after torrential storm

The potential for flooding, mudslides and erosion was predicted in the aftermath of the enormous wildfire that swept through the Methow Valley last month, searing more than 250,000 acres and leaving blackened hillsides bare of vegetation.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Wildfire, Fire, Weather, Okanogan County, WA, Home Gardening, Home, Carlton, WA

Seattle Times

Flash-flood worries close Tumwater Campground near Leavenworth

A July wildfire burns in the Chiwaukum Creek area near Leavenworth. The fire is largely out, but a fear of flash flooding in the area has closed the popular Tumwater Campground.

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Fri Aug 29, 2014

KPLC-TV Lake Charles

Flash Flood Watch in effect through Saturday

A Flash Flood Watch has been issued for the entire area through the day on Saturday.

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The Courier

Remember the flood of Dec. 13, 1982

The Russellville City Council must not be long-time residents of Pope County or they would remember the flood of Dec. 13, 1982.

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