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Floodwaters surround a truck on a street in the St. Louis area on Tuesday morning. (KMOV via CNN)...
Jason Hanna, Caroll Alvarado and Raja Razek, CNN

At least 1 killed as record rainfall causes widespread flash flooding in St. Louis area

Torrential and record-breaking rainfall caused widespread flash flooding in the St. Louis area Tuesday morning, killing at least one person, forcing rescues of people trapped in vehicles and homes, and spurring road closures including on part of Interstate 70, officials said.
2 months ago
FILE: Zion National Park (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)...
Madison Swenson

Flash flood watch in effect for parts of southern Utah

A flash flood watch is in effect Monday for parts of southern Utah.
2 months ago
(Brad Daley)...
Madison Swenson

Erda microbust caught on camera

A microburst in Erda, Utah, sent more than dirt flying Friday afternoon.
2 months ago
As an oppressive heat wave spreads across the United States — and shows no sign of slowing until ...
Jason Hanna and Christina Maxouris, CNN

Grim warnings issued as oppressive US heat wave spreads

A dangerous heat wave that has wilted the south-central U.S. is spreading Wednesday, with nearly 110 million people under heat alerts in 28 states from California to New England — and many areas expecting high temperatures in the 90s or triple digits.
3 months ago
A pedestrian walks with a bag covering her face to block the sun during a heatwave in Houston, Texa...
Payton Major, Judson Jones and Amir Vera, CNN

More than 100 million in the US face excessive warning, heat advisories as dangerous heat wave continues

Heat alerts cover more than 20 states Tuesday and Wednesday across the Southern Plains and parts of the Northeast, and temperatures will soar above the century mark for 60 million people over the next week.
3 months ago
Bryce Canyon Nation Park (NPS)...
Cary Schwanitz

Flash flooding possible in some southern Utah parks

The National Weather Service cautioned about afternoon storms that could possibly cause flash flooding in some of the state’s national parks and recreation areas.
3 months ago
The Utah State Capitol (Photo: Jason Olson, Deseret News Archives)...
Lauren Steinbrecher

Tips to avoid heat exhaustion, heat stroke ahead of Sunday’s excessive heat warning

With an excessive heat warning or excessive heat advisory hitting much of Utah Sunday, an emergency physician for the University of Utah Health is handing out helpful tips to make sure people spending time outdoors don't end up in the emergency room.
3 months ago
(National Weather Service Salt Lake City)...
Madison Swenson

Excessive heat warning, advisory issued for parts of Utah

An excessive heat warning as well as an excessive heat advisory have been issued for parts of Utah Sunday afternoon.
3 months ago
The U.K. Met Office issued its first-ever red warning for exceptional heat, warning people of the d...
Sana Noor Haq, CNN

Londoners urged not to travel as heat wave engulfs Europe

Commuters in London have been advised not to use the city's transport network unless for "essential journeys," amid a sweltering heat wave across western Europe.
3 months ago
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Shara Park

Monsoon rain helping firefighters tame the flames of Jacob City Fire

Mother Nature finally brought some relief to firefighters across the state as they battle three major wildfires, including the Jacob City Fire in Tooele County.
3 months ago
Flooding in Cedar City Wednesday. (Katherine Ortega)...
Eliza Pace

Extreme weather expected across Utah this week

Heat warnings and wind gusts, and flash floods, oh my!
3 months ago
Steve Vanderburg of RMP, showing weather maps and upcoming patterns....
Ladd Egan

How Rocky Mountain Power is working to prevent wildfires

Rocky Mountain Power shows how they are helping to prevent wildfires by tracking troublesome weather patterns.
3 months ago
Fourth of July weekend is approaching, and most of the United States will see rain chances through ...
Payton Major and Monica Garrett, CNN

Rain will be a big part of this holiday weekend, impacting flights and fireworks displays

Fourth of July weekend is approaching, and most of the United States will see rain chances through Monday.
3 months ago
Utah's state Route 24 on June 23, 2022. (NPS)...
Larry D. Curtis

Flood watch over popular Utah recreation areas Sunday

A flood watch is in effect over central southern Utah, through Sunday night, as thunderstorms create potentially dangerous conditions.
3 months ago
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Andrew Adams

Fast-moving, powerful thunderstorms catch some Utahns by surprise

A round of fast-moving thunderstorms battered the south end of the Salt Lake Valley during the evening commute Thursday, catching drivers and homeowners by surprise.
3 months ago
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Madison Swenson, KSL TV

Strong tornado touched down in eastern Utah over weekend, NWS confirms

An EF-2, or strong, tornado occurred Sunday morning near the summit of U.S. Route 191 in remote southwestern Duchesne County, according to preliminary information from the National Weather Service in Salt Lake City.
3 months ago
A family collects their goods  before leaving their submerged home after flash floods at Goainghat ...
Swati Gupta and Esha Mitra, CNN

Heavy rain, floods and lightning leave dozens dead in India, Bangladesh

At least 84 people have died in landslides, lightning strikes and flash floods across India and Bangladesh in the past week, according to officials in both countries.
3 months ago
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Ladd Egan, KSL TV

Power shutoff watch issued for portion of Iron County

Rocky Mountain Power on Friday issued a public safety power shutoff watch for a portion of Iron County due to high winds and dangerous wildfire conditions.
4 months ago
KSL's Alex Cabrero takes a photo of Scott Carrera (right), his wife (middle right), and their two f...
Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Park visitors not letting historic flooding dampen their vacation plans

Many families on vacation in the Yellowstone area have come to terms with the fact that they most likely won't get into the park any time soon. But they're not letting the historic flood get in the way of a great vacation.
4 months ago
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Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL TV

Utahns could experience power outages this weekend because of hot weather

Rocky Mountain Power is bracing for what could be a huge weekend of outages across the state, particularly in central and southern Utah. 
4 months ago
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Alex Cabrero, KSL TV

Ogden family talks about being trapped by floodwaters in Gardiner, Montana

Utah family that was stranded in the hardest hit area of Yellowstone National Park speaks to KSL's Alex Cabrero about what they saw.
4 months ago
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Lauren Steinbrecher, KSL TV

Yellowstone flooding impacts Utah travel company tours

A Utah outdoors travel business is scrambling to figure out what the flooding means for their summer tours to Yellowstone National Park after historic flash floods wiped out roads and left the entire park closed at all entrances.
4 months ago
Condition of Northeast Entrance Road in Yellowstone National Park. (National Park Service/Jacob W. ...
Shara Park, KSL

Yellowstone National Park closed for several days due to dangerous flooding

Extreme weather has shut down one of America's most beloved national parks, and Yellowstone National Park officials say it’s too soon to know how much damage has been done and when the park might reopen.
4 months ago
(Yellowstone National Park)...
MATTHEW BROWN and LINDSAY WHITEHURST, Associated Press

Yellowstone flooding forces 10,000 to leave national park

Yellowstone National Park officials say more than 10,000 visitors have been ordered out of the nation’s oldest national park after unprecedented flooding tore through its northern half, washing out bridges and roads and sweeping an employee bunkhouse miles downstream.
4 months ago
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