Flood Newswire (Page 8)

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  1. Confederate monument controversy continues in Alamance CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Burlington Times News

    ... to adopt an ordinance accepting those maps. "Basically having this ordinance allows us to participate in the nation's flood-insurance program, which makes us eligible for FEMA aid," county Planning Director Libby Hodges said. "We have to adopt these ...

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  2. Oroville Dam highlights California water infrastructure - falling apart'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KCRA-TV Sacramento

    WEBVTT RISKS DOWNSTREAM. KCRA'S VICKI GONZALEZ BREAKSDOWN THE FOCUS IrtN OUR REGION.VICKI: THE LEVEES, DAMS, ANDBYPASSES WE RELY ON TO KEEP USSAFE ARE AGING.rt LET US BUILD FACILITIES THATARE SAFE TO USE AND DO NOT CAUSEHAVOC WHEN YOU USE THEM.VICKI:rt A GROUP WARNING THE STATEABOUT OROVILLE'S DANGERS MORETHAN A DECADE AGO.USING THE FEBRUARY CRISIS TOSOUND AN ALARM ABOUT FLOODrtPREVENTION ACROSS THE SACRAMENTOREGION, TELLING US A PROMISINGEXAMPLE OF MODERN IMPROVEMENT,FOLSOM DAMrt.THE ARMY CORPS OF ENGINEERS NOWIN THE FINAL STAGES OF A NEWSPILLWAY.>> IT IS IMPROVING THE FLOODCONTROL PERFORMANCE OF THEPROJECT, WHIrtCH IS A VERY BIGDEAL.VICK THIS IS JUST ONE OF ASERIES OF FLOOD PROJECTS.A MAIN FOCUS NOW, STRENGTHENINGTHE NATOMAS ArtRE AS WELL ASIMPROVING LEVEES ALONG THEAMERICAN RIVER PARKWAY ANDULTIMATELY, WIDENING THESACRAMENTO WEIR.rtIN JANUARY, ITS GATES OPENINGFOR THE FIRST TIME IN ... (more)

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  3. Jose Weakens to Tropical StormRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC New York

    The system is expected to stay well offshore, but wind and surge impacts will still be felt Tuesday night into Wednesday evening A coastal flood warning is in effect for parts of Brooklyn, Queens, Staten Island and northern New Jersey, Storm Team 4 says Jose, which had been a Category 1 storm for several days as it worked its way up the east coast, has weakened to a tropical storm, forecasters say. However, a tropical storm watch remains in effect for the coast of Long Island as Jose, but it is expected to stay out to sea but will still deliver punishing rains, rough surf, wind and beach erosion to the area.

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  4. DFPA and Umpqua National Forest lower fire restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The News-Review

    ... cleared for the fire lines, grading roads and repairing conditions where they had previously dug fire lines. A flash flood watch is in effect as a storm system is expected to spread across the fire area Tuesday night into Wednesday with heavy rain ...

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  5. Houston FEMA flood map missed 75 percent of flood damages, says new studyRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Chron

    A new study by Rice University and Texas A&M-Galveston found that 75 percent of flood damage claims were missed by FEMA's 100-year flood plain mapping. A new study by Rice University and Texas A&M-Galveston found that 75 percent of flood damage claims were missed by FEMA's 100-year flood plain mapping.

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  6. Kaikoura deep sea ecosystem earthquake recovery showing hopeful signsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stuff.co.nz

    ... the canyon, moved at a sufficient speed and was sufficiently violent that it was moving gravel, just like a river in flood," Orpin said. "The violence of it was sufficient that the fine grain mud couldn't settle. It couldn't fall to the seabed ...

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  7. Puerto Rico braces for a potential direct hit from Hurricane...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Albany Times Union

    ... atmospheric system," Rossell said in a statement. "It's time to act and look for a safe place if you live in flood-prone areas or in wooden or vulnerable structures." A photo shows debris in a street in Marigot, on the French Caribbean island of ...

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  8. FEMA not relying on trailers to house hurricane victimsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Texarkana Gazette

    ... hotels and motels in 33 states. Long is working with Texas Gov. Greg Abbott to find ways to get people back in their flood-damaged homes more quickly, without using manufactured housing. "The way we've done business in the past has not necessarily ...

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  9. Pequannock awarded second FEMA house-raising grantRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NorthJersey.com

    Pequannock awarded second FEMA house-raising grant Pequannock Township received word that its second phase of raising homes has been approved by FEMA. Check out this story on northjersey.com: https://njersy.co/2ybUIXM PEQUANNOCK - The township was notified it will receive a second grant from FEMA to pay for more homes to be raised above flood level.

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  10. Stench flows up WithlacoocheeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Citrus County Chronicle

    ... decaying organic matter into the river, depleting oxygen levels in the water. This is a natural occurrence during flood events." Jon Semmes of Dunnellon, owner of Singing River Tours, saw this phenomenon last in 2004, when Hurricane Frances paid ...

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  11. Minot gains access to $5 million for flood protection property buyoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KFYR-TV Bismarck

    The city of Minot has found a new money source to aid in the property buyout process for the long-term flood protection plan. The Ward County Commissioners voted Tuesday to allow the city to have access to roughly $5 million that the State Water Commission had allocated to the county shortly after the 2011 flood.

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  12. Tennessee Motor Vehicle Commission warns Tennesseans of vehicle...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lebanon Democrat

    ... vehicles as being perfectly good. "The recent disasters in Texas and Florida are expected to leave more than a million flood-damaged vehicles in their wake," said Motor Vehicle Commission executive director Paula Shaw. "We want to help Tennesseans ...

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  13. Ocean City Braces For Potential Flooding From Hurricane JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | CBS Local

    ... Jose Hurricane Jose hasn't made landfall, but its powerful winds is lashing Maryland's Eastern Shore with serious flood risks. McCormick, Maryland Food Bank Feeds Families At Food Prep Event McCormick and the Maryland Food Bank provided samples and ...

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  14. Monitoring the tides amid JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WTNH

    ... This is one of the areas that typically sees tidal flooding whenever a storm is nearby, so the parking lot started to flood some with the water moving in from Long Island Sound into the mouth of the Housatonic River. The water went up around 11 a.m. ...

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  15. Do's and do not's about insurance claimsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NBC2 News

    ... water. "We started immediately. My wife got on the phone Monday, called insurance, got a hold of homeowners insurance, flood insurance, and all that. By Saturday, when we were cleaning, the adjusters showed up," Woodis said. "I always recommend ...

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  16. Hurricane Maria closes in on Virgin Islands, Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WCAX-TV Burlington

    ... of Guadeloupe as the powerful Category 5 storm made landfall on nearby Dominica. "We need to get the people out of flood-prone areas, we need to get the people out of the vulnerable housing that will essentially just fly off," Rossello said. If ...

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  17. These 3 parishes face billions of dollars in damage without coastal plan, state warnsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | NOLA.com

    Jefferson , Orleans and St. Tammany parishes will lose hundreds of square miles of land and face billions of dollars in flood damage if the Louisiana does not implement its $50 billion, 50-year plan for coastal restoration and hurricane protection . That was the message delivered by Johnny Bradberry, chairman of the state's Coastal Protection and Restoration Authority , to a North Shore audience Tuesday at breakfast briefing sponsored by the Bureau of Governmental Research.

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  18. Category 5 Hurricane Maria closes in on Virgin Islands, Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | WPMT-TV York

    ... we must also protect the lives of these first responders. It's time to act and look for a safe place if you live in flood-prone areas or in wooden or vulnerable structures," Rossello said. Maria has already killed one man in Guadeloupe after he ...

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  19. Intense video shows workers running for their lives after dam breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Mashable

    ... percent to completion. Construction began in 2015. Thankfully, there have been no reported injuries or deaths from the flood. The Vientiane Times reports that seven villages were affected by the flooding, but no homes were seriously damaged. is a ...

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  20. Post your commentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Bangkok Post

    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha walks toward a boy dressed in traditional costume during his visit to Phra Nakhon Si Ayutthaya historical park in Ayutthaya before chairing the mobile cabinet meeting at Rajabhat University Tuesday. The cabinet on Tuesday approved in principle the Agriculture Ministry's plan to proceed with a 17.6-billion-baht flood control canal in Ayutthaya to help limit the impact of massive flooding and economic losses in the central region.

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