Climate Prediction Center has now raised most of Texas, including all of Southeast Texas in a ‘High Risk’ for hazardous temperatures by the end of next week.
More info on Houston weather: Most of Texas under ‘High Risk’ for hazardous temperatures next week
Jose Altuve homers twice as Astros outslug Giants
Jose Altuve's second home run of the game, a sixth-inning grand slam, broke open a tight affair and sent the visiting Houston Astros to a 9-6 victory over the San Francisco Giants on Friday night.
Texas power grid passes first of many tests to meet demand as heatwave lingers
The United States has been beset by extreme weather events this year, including February's freeze in Texas ... this summer. High temperatures over the next week were expected to reach the mid 90s ...
Tropical Storm Nepartak Heads Toward Japan, Possibly Impacting Olympic Events
With the Tokyo Olympics underway, in addition to facing obstacles from COVID, there may be a weather threat as well ... Sports that are most at risk of being impacted include any in the water ...
At least 120K customers left without power after tornadoes spin through Detroit area
The southeast Michigan area, still recovering from flooding over a week ago, accumulated another ... Heat wave to cover huge swath of US, bringing high temperatures to millions Outside of Detroit ...
Wildfires bring smoke to popular WA hiking, biking areas
(AP) — A popular hiking and mountain biking region in north-central Washington state is under a layer of smoke ... and Mazama in the Methow Valley. Hot temperatures and winds are also fanning ...
Another blazing heatwave with temperatures over 100 is set to return to the Northwest and Canada this weekend
Another heatwave is set to return to the Pacific Northwest, northern Utah, Idaho, Wyoming, Montana, and south-central Canada this weekend, with temperatures ... as of this week, 64 percent of ...
Manure power, snakes under a bed, castle stair collapse: News from around our 50 states
Boise: Residents and visitors need to help prevent wildfires in what could be a challenging season with continued high temperatures and most of the ... audit’s scope next week, but Tyson said ...
Houston’s Mayor Asks EPA to Probe Contaminants at Rail Site Associated With Nearby Cancer Clusters
Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner has asked the Biden administration to seek fines and order the cleanup of a hazardous ... with the law and under the supervision” of the Texas Commission on ...
Equilibrium/Sustainability — Presented by NextEra Energy — Dry hot American summer: Changing climate strains sleep-away camps
As kids leave behind a year of pandemic isolation for crowded cabins across the country, camp directors say that rising temperatures ... the Pacific Northwest last week, the directors of one ...
Ontario cools down as heat is erased, but thunderstorm chance lingers
The unsettled weather ... week before clearing out for the weekend. More on the timing and impacts, below. The high heat and humidity will be wiped clean Tuesday night after the cold front pushes ...
Record-setting heat will affect much of the country over the Fourth of July weekend
North Dakota and Minnesota have already faced near record-breaking heat in June, according to the National Weather Service ... has already reported temperatures in the high 80's (30+C).
'Managed retreat' done right can reinvent cities so they're better for everyone - and avoid harm from flooding, heat and fires
But when the risks get too high, one strategy that has to be considered is managed retreat – the purposeful movement of people, buildings and other infrastructure away from highly hazardous places.