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3 hrs ago | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

Flash flood watch issued for southern Nevada

The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a flash flood warning for south central Clark County in southern Nevada until 6 p.m. The National Weather Service in Las Vegas has issued a Flash Flood Watch for portions of northwest Arizona, California and Nevada until 9 p.m. Affected Nevada areas may include: Lake Mead National Recreation ... (more)

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Las Vegas, NV, US National Parks, Lake Mead National Recreation Area, Clark County, NV

7 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Iowa flooding 911 call: 'A boy went in the sewer'

This undated file photo provided by the Blake family shows Logan Blake, of Cedar Rapids, Iowa.

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Related Topix: Cedar Rapids, IA, Natural Disasters, Weather

7 hrs ago | Bangor Daily News

Reuters finds that coastal flooding has surged in US

Coastal flooding along the densely populated Eastern Seaboard of the United States has surged in recent years, a Reuters analysis has found.

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9 hrs ago | KFVS12

Towns hopeful worst of flood is behind them

Officials in several Mississippi River towns are cautiously optimistic that they're about to emerge from the flood of 2014 with relatively minor damage.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Clarksville, MO, Foley, MO, Elsberry, MO

13 hrs ago | Brandon Sun

Flooding spikes Stress Line calls

The swollen Assiniboine River covers farmland along Grand Valley Road west of Brandon earlier this month.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Agriculture, Science, Suicide

17 hrs ago | CBC News

Bridges, pathways the next focus in Fish Creek Park flood recovery

More than half of the pathways in Fish Creek Provincial Park were impacted in some way after last year's flood.

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21 hrs ago | CBC News

Manitoba flooding: Assiniboine River cresting near Portage la Prairie

River levels are peaking near Portage la Prairie, Man., tonight but provincial forecasters warn that a second river crest is expected to reach parts of the province's southwest starting tomorrow.

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Related Topix: Canada, Natural Disasters

Wed Jul 09, 2014

Surrey Leader

Don't rush Site C dam, mayor urges

The community most affected by the proposed third dam on the Peace River is urging the B.C. government to get more answers before going ahead.

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New Hampshire Public Radio -

Vermont Towns Are Models For National Flood Planning

The lessons of Tropical Storm Irene in Vermont have been incorporated into a new report designed to assist communities across the nation.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Environmental Law, Law, Waitsfield, VT, Moretown, VT

TheDenverChannel

Boy Scouts back at camp after flood evacuation

WALSENBURG, Colo. - About 100 Boy Scouts are back at their southern Colorado camp after being evacuated during a flash flood.

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Related Topix: Walsenburg, CO, Natural Disasters, Weather

Iceland Review

Small Glacial Outburst Flood in South Iceland

There are indications that a small glacial outburst flood is occurring in the river MAolakvA sl, which originates in MA1 2rdalsjA kull glacier, where the volcano Katla is located.

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Related Topix: Travel, Europe Travel, Iceland Travel, Natural Disasters

Globe and Mail

Defence Minister vetoes Mulcair visit to military post in Manitoba flood zone

An aerial view of the flooding in the Bird's Point area of Round Lake in Saskatchewan on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, North America, Canada, World News, Stephen Harper,

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Estes Park Trail-Gazette

Performers take the stage July 10 to benefit Glen Haven Fire Department flood recovery efforts

The Cultural Arts Council of Park celebrates its 16th year presenting outdoor music with a special Thursday Night Live dedicated to raising money for the rebuilding of Glen Haven.

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Related Topix: Glen Haven, CO, Natural Disasters, Front Range, Bluegrass, Weather, Estes Park, CO, Entertainment

Brandon Sun

Fans flood in to Craven Country Jamboree site in southern Saskatchewan

Some are going there to party, some are going to meet up with old friends at the Craven Country Jamboree north of Regina.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, George Canyon, Country, Dierks Bentley, Marketing

The Winnipeg Free Press

Bit of optimism on flood front

Members of the 2nd Battalion, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry sandbag homes near St Francois Xavier Monday afternoon.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Canada, North America, World News, Portage, PA,

Brandon Sun

Most vulnerable homes protected, flood crest bears down on southwestern Manitoba

The swollen Assiniboine River covers farmland east of Brandon, Man. as seen from the air on Sunday, July 6, 2014.

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Brandon Sun

Summer flooding hardly new

As the Assiniboine River in Brandon begins to slowly recede, we watch with worry and bated breath as the crest passes on downstream.

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Science Daily

Satellites reveal possible catastrophic flooding months in advance

Data from NASA satellites can greatly improve predictions of how likely a river basin is to overflow months before it does, according to new findings.

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Related Topix: Science / Technology, NASA, Natural Disasters, UC Irvine, Irvine, CA, Weather

Oxford Times

Flood relief channel work could start in two years

WORK on a much-anticipated flood relief channel around Oxford could begin in two years' time, it has been claimed.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Oxfordshire County, England, World News, United Kingdom,

Hampshire Chronicle

Prince returns to flood-hit village

His visit comes five months after he came to see for himself the impact of the flooding on agriculture and the lives and livelihoods of residents on the Somerset Levels.

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Related Topix: Natural Disasters, Science, Agriculture, Somerset County, England, United Kingdom

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