Standing water still remains in some parts of town after tropical storm Cindy brought heavy rain to the area, Saturday, June 24, 2017, in Leakesville, Miss. Flash flood watches are in effect until early Saturday in north central Tennessee, all of Kentucky and most of West Virginia as the remnants of a tropical storm head deeper inland. Others are in effect in the Mississippi and Ohio valleys. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)
June 24, 2017 - 12:31 pm
BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (AP) — Floodwaters from Tropical Storm Cindy covered timberland and fields across the rural Deep South on Saturday, but the sun peeked out enough to offer hope that the worst was over. Swollen by heavy rains and flowing quickly, the Chickasawhay River was out of its banks near the...
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June 23, 2017 - 7:12 am
(AP) -- Forecasters expect remnants of Tropical Depression Cindy to drench parts of Tennessee, Kentucky and West Virginia Friday afternoon and evening, bringing heavy rainfall, possible flash flooding and higher river and lake levels through the weekend. The severe weather was arriving on the...
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June 22, 2017 - 9:37 pm
AP/WWL.com Reporting Even as a weakening Tropical Depression Cindy moved inland over Louisiana, the effects of the storm were being felt for a third day on the Gulf Coast. Louisiana Governor John Bel Edwardsis urging his state's residents against dropping their guard now that Tropical Storm Cindy...
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June 22, 2017 - 10:43 am
Forecasters say Cindy, the onetime tropical storm since downgraded to a depression, is weakening as it heads inland. But bands of heavy rain are continuing _ with heavy rain in parts of Mississippi, Alabama, Georgia and Tennessee. The National Hurricane Center in Miami says a tropical storm warning...
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June 22, 2017 - 7:33 am
Tropical Storm Cindy is now inland near the Louisiana / Texas line. The storm had top sustained winds of 40 miles per hour at landfall. "Continued weakening is forecast during the next 48 hours, and Cindy should weaken to a tropical depression later today, and become a remnant low tonight,"...
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June 22, 2017 - 6:13 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Tropical Storm Cindy has made landfall in southwestern Louisiana, bringing rain and the threat of flash flooding and tornadoes. As of about 4:00 a.m., the storm was centered about 30 miles west-southwest of Lake Charles, Louisiana, and is moving north near 12 mph. The U.S...
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Kenny Kuluz wades through flood waters at the Ocean Springs, Miss., harbor as the combination of high tide and the rain bands of Tropical Storm Cindy, dumped rain on the Mississippi Gulf Coast, Wednesday morning, June 21, 2017. (Tim Isbell/The Sun Herald, via AP)
June 21, 2017 - 11:56 am
NEW ORLEANS (AP) — Tropical Storm Cindy sent drenching rain bands over the north Gulf Coast on Wednesday, swamping low-lying coastal roads and pushing a waterspout ashore in one beachfront community as residents from east Texas to the Florida Panhandle warily eyed the storm's slow crawl toward land...
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June 21, 2017 - 11:33 am
New Orleans is no longer under a tropical storm warning -- but Mayor Mitch Landrieu says the rain will still come down heavily from time to time. Pumping stations remain fully staffed and operational, to try and stay ahead of street flooding. That's what concerns the mayor the most when it comes to...
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