Record-setting warmth is forecast Thursday for the Omaha area, and the above-average temperatures should continue into mid-December.
There is no room in eastern Omaha for things like dams to hold back runoff. Instead, the only defense against the August flash flooding was the capacity of the city's sewer system.
At least 10 people, including two toddlers, have died during severe flooding in Tennessee on Saturday, and dozens were missing.
The system could bring lightning, hail and wind gusts up to 70 mph, but chances are slim that the storm will produce flash flooding like that seen two weeks ago.
Severe flooding is now less a rarity than a recurring problem for Omaha, a Pulse writer says.
THE PUBLIC PULSE An ongoing challenge Steve Andersen, director of sewer maintenance for the Omaha Public Works Department, estimated that the …
After a week of heat, with heat indexes dangerously hot at times, scattered storms brought a cooldown to the Omaha area Friday night.
Lincoln and Omaha had both reached 91 degrees by 4:30 p.m. Monday. Tuesday night into Wednesday, Omaha has a chance for much-needed rain.
Typically, one hit from a tropical system is all the region sees in one year. However, just weeks after Tropical Storm Fay made landfall, Tropical Storm Isaias, who's storm track actually passed to the west of the region, was the tropical system that brought the greatest impacts.
Flash flood advisories were in effect Sunday into Monday across parts of southern Nebraska and Iowa, northwest Missouri and much of eastern Kansas.
Warmer-than-normal weather is bringing a short-term dose of good news to those worried about spring flooding along the Missouri River. But in the long term, the risk remains elevated.
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In the end, it left behind an inland flood disaster that proved far worse than any of its winds or waves.
When Josh Lanik discovered a diamond at the Crater of Diamonds State Park in Murfreesboro, Arkansas, on July 24, he showed his wife, then kept…
The diamond was the biggest found in the Arkansas park this year.