Posts in category: red

Aug

10
2017

Crews from 34 states arrive to help with destructive Montana fires – CBS News

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Cbsnews.com reports that...

Wildland Firefighters battle the Bridge Coulee Fire, part of the Lodgepole Complex, east of the Musselshell River, north of Mosby, Mont., on July 21, 2017.

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Aug

10
2017

Thousands flee wildfires burning in the US and Canada – NEWS 1130

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News1130.com reports that...

About 4,000 people evacuated and another 7,400 were told to prepare to leave their homes as fire swept through grassy foothills in the Sierra Nevada, about 60 miles north of Sacramento, the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection said Sunday.

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Aug

10
2017

Thousands forced out of Williams Lake due to raging B.C. wildfires | CTV News

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Ctvnews.ca reports that...

WILLIAMS LAKE, B.C. Thousands of Williams Lake, B.C., residents are being forced from their homes as high winds fan a wildfire burning next to the community.

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Aug

10
2017

Hot, dry conditions lead to dozens of new B.C. wildfires | CTV News

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Ctvnews.ca reports that...

KAMLOOPS, B.C. A combination of lightning and tinder-dry conditions has led to more than two dozen new wildfires starting in British Columbia over a two-day period.

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Aug

10
2017

‘It is just too much’: Lucifer heat wave stifles parts of Europe – World – CBC News

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Cbc.ca reports that...

A relentless heat wave gripping parts of Europe this week has sent temperatures soaring to record highs for several days, causing at least two deaths and prompting authorities to issue severe weather warnings.

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Aug

10
2017

B.C. heat wave brings record-breaking temperatures, poor air quality

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Https reports that...

Air quality across southern British Columbia remains poor as smoke from wildfires and a heat wave affect the region.

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Aug

10
2017

Calgary entering ‘uncharted territory’ for sustained heat, Environment Canada says – Calgary – CBC News

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Cbc.ca reports that...

These students were out enjoying some unseasonably warm spring weather in 2016. Environment Canada says 2017 has been even warmer: the hottest on record, in fact, for May, June and July. Erin Collins/CBC

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May

29
2017

Moscow storm: 16 killed in Russian capital and region – BBC News

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Bbc.com reports that...

Sixteen people were killed when a severe thunderstorm hit Moscow and the region around the Russian capital on Monday, officials say.

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May

24
2017

Wildfire forces evacuations at Washington state tourism spot | The Spokesman-Review

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Spokesman.com reports that...

LEAVENWORTH, Wash. – A wildfire that started at an old log-storage site and prompted evacuation orders for 168 homes and cabins at a popular Washington state hiking and skiing destination was 50 percent contained Wednesday afternoon, officials said.

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May

20
2017

May 15 through May 20, severe thunderstorms – including tornadoes – and flash flooding pelted parts of the Plains and Midwest.

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Weather.com reports that...

Additionally, hail up to 2.50 inches in diameter was reported in the city of Rush, Kentucky, Saturday afternoon.

Friday night into Saturday morning, flash flooding was reported in portions of Oklahoma and southern Missouri. In Reagan and Pontotoc, Oklahoma, homes were evacuated due to flooding, and in Krebs, Oklahoma, water reached the doorways of homes.

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