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US: Hurricane Barry makes landfall in Louisiana, weakens to tropical storm

The National Hurricane Center, which hours earlier said Barry had become the first Atlantic hurricane of 2019, said the storm slowed as it came ashore near Intracoastal City, Louisiana, with maximum sustained winds of 70 miles per hour (115 kph).

Jul 14, 2019, 00:08 AM IST

US south 'still under the gun' after deadly storms

More than 30 tornadoes struck on Monday and Tuesday from Texas, Oklahoma and across the southern plains into Missouri, said meteorologists with the National Weather Service. 

May 22, 2019, 15:10 PM IST

Winter storm to hit US northeast with up to two feet of snow

The Weather Service has issued winter storm warnings or advisories for a swath of the eastern US that is home to 100 million people, said meteorologist Rich Otto of the U.S. Weather Prediction Center. 

Jan 20, 2019, 09:03 AM IST

Flights canceled as deadly snowstorm hits US mid-Atlantic states

A total of 1,624 flights were canceled in and out of US airports.

Jan 14, 2019, 16:43 PM IST

Monster snowstorm to blanket more than half of United States

The flight tracking website reported 1,431 flight cancellations on Friday and 12,465 delays, with problems at snow-hit airports like Denver causing knock-on effects around the country.

Jan 12, 2019, 10:19 AM IST

Florence's drenching rains kill 23 in the Carolinas; thousands displaced

Deeper flooding loomed in the hours and days ahead from rivers in the Carolinas swollen by Tropical Depression Florence, which has killed 23 people.

Sep 18, 2018, 07:58 AM IST

Donald Trump disputes Puerto Rico storm death toll, draws outcry

The Republican president said Democrats had inflated the number of dead in Puerto Rico "in order to make me look as bad as possible" but he did not provide evidence. 

Sep 14, 2018, 06:35 AM IST

Puerto Rico's death toll from Hurricane Maria raised to nearly 3,000 from 64: Study

The official death toll on Puerto Rico from Hurricane Maria, the most powerful storm to strike the Caribbean island in almost a century, was raised on Tuesday from just 64 to nearly 3,000, based on a study ordered by the governor of the US territory.

Aug 29, 2018, 05:48 AM IST

Snowstorm pounds US east, states declare emergencies

The US East`s fourth major snowstorm this month swept through the region with heavy snow and high winds on Thursday.

Mar 23, 2018, 01:02 AM IST

Snowstorm batters US Northeast, hundreds of flights cancelled

Over 1,900 flights were left grounded at the Kennedy, Newark and LaGuardia Airports.

Mar 08, 2018, 06:44 AM IST

Five killed, over 90,000 left without power in US storm

At least five people have been killed and over 90,000 households left without electricity as the powerful storm continued to pound the US East Coast on Saturday with drenching rain.

Mar 03, 2018, 11:47 AM IST

'Snowzilla' kills 25 in US as Washington struggles to rebound

The eastern United States emerged wearily from a massive blizzard that dumped huge amounts of snow and killed at least 25 people, but Washington was still reeling, with government offices and schools to remain closed today.

Jan 25, 2016, 14:33 PM IST

Death toll from US snow storm rises to 19: Officials

The storm -- dubbed Snowzilla -- clobbered a large swath of the eastern US, dumping near-record amounts of snow on Washington, New York and other major cities.

Jan 24, 2016, 05:53 AM IST

Christmastime tornadoes ravage US South, killing at least 10

At least 10 people were killed as spring-like storms mixed with unseasonably warm weather and spawned rare Christmastime tornadoes in the US South, officials said on Thursday.

Dec 25, 2015, 04:31 AM IST