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Wisconsin's Cherry Crop in Jeopardy?

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Posted: 05/05/2008 - Northeastern Wisconsin's cherry crop is in trouble even though the region got plenty of snow and rain this year.

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River Levels Falling Throughout Stateline

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Posted: 05/05/2008 - A (mainly) dry weekend and pleasant start to the workweek has allowed area river levels to recede, if only slightly, the past few days.

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One Day Later, No Fatalities Reported With VA Tornadoes

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Posted: 04/29/2008 - During a press conference Tuesday (04/29), residents and officials in Suffolk, Virginia say although an F-3 tornado hit their city they are glad to know that there have been no fatalities reported.

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More Mississippi River Flood Concerns

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Posted: 04/29/2008 - While the Mississippi River continues to recede Tuesday (04/29) some of the problems the high water is causing are not going away as quickly.

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Wildfires Make for Memorable Wedding

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Posted: 04/28/2008 - With nearly fifty of their close family and friends looking on Ken and Julie Grady became husband and wife in a picturesque setting deep within the Sierra Madre Mountains.

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Wildfires Threaten Homes Near Los Angeles

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Posted: 04/28/2008 - Mandatory evacuations remain in effect in the Sierra Madre, California area Monday (4/28) as crews work to gain ground on a large brushfire burning in the northern edge of the city.

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Virginia Tornadoes Injure at Least 200

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Posted: 04/28/2008 - The National Weather Service has confirmed that three tornadoes touched down in central and southeastern Virginia today (04/28).

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Pecatonica Flood Report

Posted: 04/26/2008 - The Pecatonica River level at Freeport was 13.12 feet as of 9 AM. Flood stage is 13 feet.

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Wildfires Scorch Parts of New Mexico

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Posted: 04/22/2008 - Residents who evacuated there homes in the towns of Manzano and Torreon, NM returned to skeletal structures Tuesday (4/22).

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Flooding Concerns

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Posted: 04/20/2008 - A Summary of Flooding in the Stateline

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Mock Hurricane Drill Takes Place in New Orleans

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Posted: 04/17/2008 - In New Orleans Thursday (4-17), the Army Corps of Engineers tested dozens of new pumps in a mock hurricane drill. Even though there were some minor glitches, most of those came from valves on new pumps still under warranty.

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First 70s in Six Months to Come This Week!

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Posted: 04/14/2008 - It's been a long start to the year so far, but after a long, long wait, our first 70° temperatures appear to be a very very good bet this week!

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Warmer Weather Ahead

Posted: 04/13/2008 - Warmer weather can be expected over the next few days.

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Grass Fires Causing Health Concerns in California

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Posted: 04/11/2008 - Several grass fires burning on an island in the Sacramento Delta are causing lots of black smoke and prompting health officials to issue a health advisory for communities in East Contra Costa.

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Global Temperatures to Cool in 2008

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Posted: 04/08/2008 - Global temperatures for 2008 will be slightly cooler than last year as a result of the cold La Nina current in the Pacific, UN meteorologists have said.

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Record Rains Paralyze Peru

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Posted: 04/08/2008 - Strong rains have devastated parts of north and west of Peru, causing rivers to break their banks and leaving many residents stranded.

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April Showers

Posted: 04/06/2008 - April showers will be falling on the Stateline over the next week.

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No Middle Ground When it Comes to Georgia Rain

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Posted: 04/03/2008 - Last year, Georgia residents couldn't buy a raindrop. This year, they can't buy a break! Motorists in Claxton, Georgia are having a time of it. Heavy rains have left many of the streets there under water. The small southeastern town received more than seven inches of rain in about six hours.

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Annual FermiLab Tornado and Severe Weather Seminar Saturday

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Posted: 04/03/2008 - If you've yet to make plans for Saturday, I'd like to help you out! FermiLab's Annual Tornado and Severe Weather Seminar takes place this Saturday at Noon and 6:00pm at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory in Batavia, IL. The free, four hour session is hosted by my colleague and friend, WGN-TV/Chicago Tribune Chief Meteorologist Tom Skilling, with the diligent assistance of the National Weather Service, and the FermiLab Visual Media Services Department.

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Rock River Flood Levels

Posted: 04/01/2008 - Presently, deputies are personally making frequent checks of the water levels in Rock County and reporting back to their shift Sergeants.

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