Flights canceled, roads treacherous amid spring snowstorms

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
A potent spring storm system that’s expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Plains and Midwest Friday, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanked much of the Northern Plains. | read more:
Flights canceled, roads treacherous amid spring snowstorms

Flights canceled, roads treacherous amid spring snowstorms
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Storm system spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in Plains

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
A potent spring storm system that’s expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Plains and Midwest Friday, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanked much of the Northern Plains. | read more:
Storm system spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in Plains

Storm system spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in Plains
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Storm blasts central US with snow, ice and wind, killing 2

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
A potent spring storm system that’s expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Plains and Midwest Friday, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanked much of the Northern Plains. | read more:
Storm blasts central US with snow, ice and wind, killing 2

Storm blasts central US with snow, ice and wind, killing 2
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Storm blasts central US with snow, ice and wind, killing 3

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
A potent spring storm system that’s expected to persist through the weekend raked across the Plains and Midwest Friday, spawning at least one tornado in Arkansas as blizzard conditions blanked much of the Northern Plains. | read more:
Storm blasts central US with snow, ice and wind, killing 3

Storm blasts central US with snow, ice and wind, killing 3
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System brings blizzards, threat of tornadoes to Midwest

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
A potent, slow-moving spring storm system that’s expected to persist through the weekend has begun raking the Plains and Midwest, bringing blizzard conditions to South Dakota and the threat of tornadoes from Texas and Louisiana north all the way to Iowa. | read more:
System brings blizzards, threat of tornadoes to Midwest

System brings blizzards, threat of tornadoes to Midwest
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System spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in the Plains

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
A potent, slow-moving spring storm system that’s expected to persist through the weekend has begun raking the Plains and Midwest, bringing blizzard conditions to South Dakota and the threat of tornadoes from Texas and Louisiana north all the way to Iowa. | read more:
System spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in the Plains

System spawns tornado in Arkansas, blizzards in the Plains
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US awards $18.5 billion in recovery grants for Puerto Rico

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
The U.S. government announced Tuesday that it will award $18.5 billion worth of disaster recovery grants to Puerto Rico to help repair homes, businesses and its crumbling power grid after Hurricane Maria. | read more:
US awards .5 billion in recovery grants for Puerto Rico

US awards .5 billion in recovery grants for Puerto Rico
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EPA to clean up toxic site damaged by Hurricane Harvey

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Federal environmental regulators have reached a long-awaited agreement with the owners of a polluted toxic waste site in Texas that was damaged during Hurricane Harvey, releasing dangerous chemicals into a river. | read more:
EPA to clean up toxic site damaged by Hurricane Harvey

EPA to clean up toxic site damaged by Hurricane Harvey
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EPA to clean up toxic Texas site damaged by Hurricane Harvey

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Federal environmental regulators have reached a long-awaited agreement with the owners of a polluted toxic waste site in Texas that was damaged during Hurricane Harvey, releasing dangerous chemicals into a river. | read more:
EPA to clean up toxic Texas site damaged by Hurricane Harvey

EPA to clean up toxic Texas site damaged by Hurricane Harvey
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Officials: Didn't know of flood risk from dams during Harvey

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Houston-area officials tell congressional committee they weren’t aware of forecasts by federal authorities regarding flooding risks from local reservoirs that ended up inundating thousands of homes during Hurricane Harvey. | read more:
Officials: Didn’t know of flood risk from dams during Harvey

Officials: Didn’t know of flood risk from dams during Harvey
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Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas facing tornado and wildfire threats

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Emergency officials in Oklahoma, Texas and Kansas are bracing for the start of what’s historically the most active time of year for tornadoes while also facing wildfire threats because of severe drought conditions. | read more:
Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas facing tornado and wildfire threats

Texas, Oklahoma, Kansas facing tornado and wildfire threats
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Northern California rains raise rivers, and flood concerns

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Tourists streamed out of Yosemite National Park, baseball fans were denied a game and authorities kept a close eye on swelling rivers and rising water in a damaged dam as a “Pineapple Express” storm drenched Northern California. | read more:
Northern California rains raise rivers, and flood concerns

Northern California rains raise rivers, and flood concerns
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Northern California drenched by 'Pineapple Express' storm

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Tourists streamed out of Yosemite National Park, baseball fans were denied a game and authorities kept a close eye on swelling rivers and rising water in a damaged dam as a “Pineapple Express” storm drenched Northern California. | read more:
Northern California drenched by ‘Pineapple Express’ storm

Northern California drenched by ‘Pineapple Express’ storm
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Rivers swell as wet storm moves through Northern California

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Tourists streamed out of Yosemite National Park, baseball fans were denied a game and authorities kept a close eye on swelling rivers and rising water in a damaged dam as a “Pineapple Express” storm drenched Northern California. | read more:
Rivers swell as wet storm moves through Northern California

Rivers swell as wet storm moves through Northern California
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California storm may test spillway at nation's tallest dam

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Northern California is bracing for a major spring storm that is expected to dump several inches of rain on burn-scarred areas of wine country and could be the first test of the spillway at Oroville Dam. | read more:
California storm may test spillway at nation’s tallest dam

California storm may test spillway at nation’s tallest dam
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California storm shuts Yosemite, risks slides in fire areas

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Northern California is bracing for a major spring storm that is expected to dump several inches of rain on burn-scarred areas of wine country and could be the first test of the spillway at Oroville Dam. | read more:
California storm shuts Yosemite, risks slides in fire areas

California storm shuts Yosemite, risks slides in fire areas
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Rain shuts Yosemite, threatens problems at tallest US dam

Today News for #PortCharlotte:
Northern California is bracing for a major spring storm that is expected to dump several inches of rain on burn-scarred areas of wine country and could be the first test of the spillway at Oroville Dam. | read more:
Rain shuts Yosemite, threatens problems at tallest US dam

Rain shuts Yosemite, threatens problems at tallest US dam
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