National Weather Service in Columbia Confirms Tornado Touchdown
18 April, 2018, 00:36 | Author: Chad Mckenzie
A deadly storm system churning through the central US has blanketed parts of the Upper Midwest in heavy snow and ice and battered areas farther south with powerful winds and even tornadoes.
There have been three deaths blamed on the storm system, which stretched from the Gulf Coast to the Great Lakes. On Saturday, the storm resulted in the cancellation of not quite 470 flights at the airport.
The weather service said the 14.9 inches (37.8 centimeters) at Minneapolis airport from Friday through Sunday set a record for the largest April snowstorm ever there. On Saturday, the storm caused the cancellation of almost 470 flights at the airport. The heavy snow caused a portion of the hotel roof to collapse above a pool but no body had been in the pool area during that moment, also no body had been hurt. No one was in the pool at the time.
"It's not going to be as much snow as this one, thankfully", said meteorologist Eric Ahasic at the National Weather Service in Minnesota. It also warned of potential flooding along Lake Michigan in Wisconsin and IL.
In Michigan, where snowfall was expected to reach 18 inches (46 cm) in some areas, about 325,000 homes and businesses were without power, a lot of them in the southeast of the state.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - On Friday evening and into the overnight hours, Arkansas was rocked with severe weather. Miller said the wind tore some shingles off of roofs, and an aluminum roof flew off of a church.
Bankruptcy Court, Reuters says the liquidator can begin selling the inventory, store leases, fixtures and intellectual property. Without a buyer interested in keeping the Bon-Ton name alive, the chain is likely to go out of business.
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On the west coast, Vancouver can expect to see off and on rain showers into Monday, but no heavy rainfall is anticipated. No significant precipitation is forecasted for the rest of the week, though some light snow is possible on Wednesday.
In the past five seasons no side has picked up more points at Old Trafford than West Brom , who have taken 10 over that period. Mourinho said that kind of football meant United couldn't build a rhythm and make the game hard for West Brom .
House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy picked up an endorsement from Paul Ryan in his bid to succeed the current House Speaker. Government was being closed down as a tactic by the Republicans during the Obama presidency.
A high definition 3D model of the enzyme was created, using the powerful x-ray beamline at Diamond Light Source in Oxfordshire. The structure of PET is too crystalline to be easily broken down and while PET can be recycled, most of it is not.
Sauk Rapids police declared that they are not going to press charges, the child needing counseling and guidance rather than jail. The parents of the three injured students chose to transport their children either home or to receive further medical attention.
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Denying access to Telegram started all over Russian Federation on Monday, the agency informs in a short press-release. Telegram remained functional as of Tuesday night and said it had gained hundreds of thousands of new users.
On his return journey from Britain on April 20, he will stop in Germany to meet German Chancellor Angela Merkel. PM Modi had a Royal start to the day as he called on His Majesty the King Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden.
The fire, which the spokesperson said appears to have started in the garage, was first reported on Twitter at 5:08 p.m. Fire scene investigators were on the scene Friday afternoon, although they had not yet determined a cause.
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FIRST TO ALERT: Storms end later this morning! Details here
It's a messy start to Sunday across the Chattahoochee Valley as a line of showers and storms continues to push through the area. Sound familiar? The timing could certainly change between now and late next week, so we'll keep our eyes on it for you.
Daniel Ricciardo wins 2018 F1 Chinese Grand Prix
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