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Weather Eye: Vancouver rain is more than an inch below normal

May 16, 2021, 6:04am Clark County News

Today will be the last warm day for a while, with highs expected to reach 80 degrees. Monday will see increasing clouds, but temperatures will stay above average in the… Read story

Back-to-back tornadoes kill 12 in China; more than 300 injured

May 15, 2021, 6:51pm Nation & World

Back-to-back tornadoes killed 12 people in central and eastern China and left more than 300 others injured, authorities said Saturday. Read story

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

Weather Eye: We are running out of time to get our soaking rains

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

May 13, 2021, 6:07am Clark County News

Our nice weather continues as forecast, although we may see more cloudiness today, but afternoon temperatures still will be well into the 70s. It just keeps going on and on. The weekend looks pleasant, with highs forecast at 80 degrees or higher. Read story

A utility pole rests on a 2020 Toyota Camry smashing the back window after powerful storms rolled through the city overnight, in New Orleans Wednesday, May 12, 2021.

Tornado rips off roofs, knocks out power in New Orleans

A utility pole rests on a 2020 Toyota Camry smashing the back window after powerful storms rolled through the city overnight, in New Orleans Wednesday, May 12, 2021.

May 12, 2021, 5:40pm Nation & World

NEW ORLEANS — A tornado ripped off roofs, knocked down utility polls and cut off power to thousands in New Orleans early Wednesday, but no serious injuries were reported in what one city official called an unexpected “dry run” for the approaching hrricane season. Read story

Mark Andollina, left, and Shane Holder clean debris left by Hurricane Zeta at the Cajun Tide Beach Resort in Grand Isle, La., on Oct. 30. The hurricane has been upgraded to a major, Category 3 storm.

Hurricane that hit Louisiana in 2020 was Category 3, not 2

Mark Andollina, left, and Shane Holder clean debris left by Hurricane Zeta at the Cajun Tide Beach Resort in Grand Isle, La., on Oct. 30. The hurricane has been upgraded to a major, Category 3 storm.

May 12, 2021, 4:35pm Nation & World

NEW ORLEANS — Hurricane Zeta, which swept through southeast Louisiana at the tail end of the 2020 hurricane season, has been upgraded to a major, Category 3 storm at Louisiana landfall, according to a federal report released Tuesday that underscored the intensity of the already record-breaking storm season. Read story

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

Weather Eye: Warm, dry weather on tap this week for county

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

May 11, 2021, 6:04am Clark County News

The weather forecast this week is an easy one with mostly sunny skies and warm temperatures. Highs will generally be in the 70s except Wednesday, when we could see 80 degrees or better. The warm and dry weather lingers into this weekend. Read story

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

Weather Eye: Most of the upcoming week looks warm and dry

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

May 9, 2021, 6:05am Clark County News

And the beat goes on. We remain positive as dry weather continues with only a tease of moisture now and then, with no change in sight. We have experienced dry weather before, and we find a way to keep life moving on. Read story

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

Weather Eye: Showers might not bring the precipitation our area needs

Patrick Timm is a local weather specialist. His column appears Tuesdays, Thursdays and Sundays.

May 6, 2021, 6:05am Clark County News

I hate to say it again folks but the rains we expected to be a possible soaker have dried up and that half-inch of rain may be down to a tenth of an inch or so. The main thrust will be over northwest Washington and we get the usual leftovers,… Read story

Residents of the Crescent at Lakeshore apartment complex are rescued by Homewood Fire and Rescue as severe weather produced torrential rainfall flooding several apartment buildings Tuesday, May 4, 2021 in Homewood, Ala.

Deluge over: Southeast cleaning up debris of rain, twisters

Residents of the Crescent at Lakeshore apartment complex are rescued by Homewood Fire and Rescue as severe weather produced torrential rainfall flooding several apartment buildings Tuesday, May 4, 2021 in Homewood, Ala.

May 5, 2021, 1:30pm Nation & World

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — A deluge that dumped more than 7 inches of rain in a few hours and spawned at least three tornadoes eased Wednesday but left homeowners and workers to clean up a wide area across the Southeast. Read story

Vickie Savell looks through her belongings amid the remains of her new mobile home early Monday, May 3, 2021, in Yazoo County, Miss. Multiple tornadoes were reported across Mississippi on Sunday, causing some damage but no immediate word of injuries. (AP Photo/Rogelio V.

Storms spawn twisters in Mississippi, kill 3 across South

Vickie Savell looks through her belongings amid the remains of her new mobile home early Monday, May 3, 2021, in Yazoo County, Miss. Multiple tornadoes were reported across Mississippi on Sunday, causing some damage but no immediate word of injuries. (AP Photo/Rogelio V.

May 4, 2021, 1:40pm Nation & World

YAZOO CITY, Miss. — Much of the South faced more severe weather Tuesday that has killed at least three people, spawned tornadoes Sunday night and Monday and damaged homes and uprooted trees from Mississippi to West Virginia. Read story