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Venice flooded by unusually high tide, third-highest ever for June

June 5, 2020, 4:05pm Nation & World

ROME (AP) — A quarter of Venice has been submerged by a near-record high tide for June, a time of year when such flooding is rare. Read story

Tropical Storm Cristobal drenching Mexico’s Gulf coast

June 4, 2020, 9:02am Nation & World

MEXICO CITY — Tropical Storm Cristobal crept along just inland over Mexico’s Gulf coast state of Campeche on Thursday, threatening to cause flooding the next few days before a predicted turn northward toward the U.S. Read story

When wildfire smoke blankets an area, staying inside might not be the refuge you think it is

June 3, 2020, 1:35pm Latest News

Smoke from wildfires has been an issue in the Pacific Northwest for several of the past summers and, every time, the advice from experts is the same: if you’re able, stay inside and keep doors and windows shut. Read story

Cyclone spares India’s business capital from major damage

June 3, 2020, 8:48am Nation & World

MUMBAI, India — The first cyclone in more than a century to hit India’s financial capital of Mumbai appeared to have largely spared the metropolis on Wednesday. Read story

Indian metropolis of Mumbai braces for rare cyclone

June 2, 2020, 4:44pm Nation & World

NEW DELHI — A cyclone in the Arabian Sea was barreling toward India’s business capital Mumbai on Tuesday, threatening to deliver high winds and flooding to an area already struggling with the nation’s highest number of coronavirus infections and deaths. Read story

Depression near Mexico expected to become Tropical Storm Cristobal

June 2, 2020, 4:36pm Nation & World

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The already busy 2020 Atlantic hurricane season officially kicked off Monday with a tropical depression which is soon expected to become Tropical Storm Cristobal. Read story

Depression forms in Gulf, heavy rain threat for south Mexico

June 2, 2020, 9:41am Nation & World

MIAMI — A tropical depression that formed Monday in the Gulf of Mexico is forecast to become a tropical storm in coming hours, with heavy rains already causing deadly flash flooding in parts of southern Mexico and Central America. Read story

Weather Eye: Get out and enjoy the sun, because change on way for weekend

June 2, 2020, 6:03am Clark County News

How would you rate Monday’s weather? For me on a scale of 1 to 10 with 10 being ideal, it would have been a 10. Of course, you know me, I enjoy afternoon temperatures in the 70s while many of you enjoy 80-degree-plus weather. Read story

Virus protection adds new wrinkle to Southwest heat relief

May 29, 2020, 6:20pm Nation & World

PHOENIX (AP) — Trying to stay safe during a global pandemic is hard enough, but people in Southwest desert cities like Phoenix and Las Vegas where temperatures can soar into the triple digits are also trying to protect themselves from the brutal heat. Read story

Virus, heat wave and locusts form perfect storm in India

May 28, 2020, 8:37am Nation & World

NEW DELHI — As if the coronavirus wasn’t enough, India grappled with scorching temperatures and the worst locust invasion in decades as authorities prepared for the end of a monthslong lockdown despite recording thousands of new infections every day. Read story