Meteorologist Chelsea Ingram Has Your Sunday Forecast
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- USA TODAY
A series of potent storms is poised to deliver torrents of rain and feet of snow across the West over the next few days.
- Fort Worth Star-Telegram
In the Texas Panhandle, a huge family-owned ranch officially hits the real estate market this week. “It is simply a one of one, and possibly the last of the great ones.”
- KFSN – Fresno
An atmospheric river will move into the Valley this week. ABC30 Meteorologist Madeline Evans is tracking when rainfall will hit Central California.
- The Weather Network
Welcome to fall on the West Coast! No end in sight to the storm parade across British Columbia, with heavy rain to persist through the end of October.
- The Weather Network
The hurricane season started with a vengeance and then, things quieted down. A lot.
- Miami Herald
As the staggering price tag of elevating roads in the Florida Keys comes into focus, where exactly all that cash will come from remains unclear.
Real, significant amounts of rainfall are finally on deck for Northern California. This is something the state is going to need to see a lot of - all throughout the fall and winter - to put a dent in the drought. But just this first sequence of rains could do a lot of work towards reducing our fire danger. Wilson Walker reports.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources played a fun wildlife game with its Facebook followers.
- USA TODAY
A British wildlife hospital received a call from a local stonemasonry firm about a long, spotted snake they found in a shipping container from India.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom extended a drought emergency declaration to cover the entire state on Tuesday.Why it matters: "California is experiencing its worst drought since the late 1800s, as measured by both lack of precipitation and high temperatures," per a statement from the governor's office. This past August was the driest and hottest one on record, "and the water year that ended last month was the second driest on record," the statement added.Stay on top of the latest market trends and
- Popular Mechanics
Look up—or you just might miss the peak of October's meteor shower.
In 1775, severe grain shortages in France caused by successive years of poor harvests resulted in bread riots throughout the kingdom. The finances of the kingdom had never been well-managed, as the wealthiest aristocratic families in France continued to enjoy exemption from most taxes.
- Associated Press
The fire, which scorched more than 346 square miles (896 square kilometers) of the Sierra Nevada and burned hundreds of homes, reached the milestone late Wednesday, according to a report from firefighting officials. Storms this week covered the western side of the fire in snow, rain fell on the eastern side and stronger storms are expected throughout this week.
- Kansas City Star
“You know, I just tried to stay alive. I somehow got a hold of his antlers and I just screamed and screamed.”
- Idaho Statesman
“This behavior caused the bear to pose a threat to human safety,” park rangers said.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The truck that visited Durham Tuesday is one of only a handful in the world.
When we were conducting our first drive of the 2022 Ford Maverick compact pickup, Ford told us it was targeting a city fuel economy rating of 40 miles per gallon for the standard Hybrid version. Now, the EPA has provided its rating, and Ford — as well as potential customers — should be pleased. The official fuel economy numbers for the Maverick Hybrid are 42 mpg city, 33 mpg highway and 37 mpg combined.
A storm passed over the central Rockies and into the northern Plains on Oct. 19, dropping more than a foot of snow in some parts of its path.
Diver Jade Pursell encountered a whale shark while swimming near Ningaloo Reef, Australia, but the massive animal was more interested in her labrador retriever Sailor
- Reuters Videos
Video released by the USGS from on October 18 but filmed on October 12 showed lava bubbling at the west vent in the Halema'uma'u Crater at the summit of Kīlauea.According to USGS, gas emissions and seismic activity at the summit remain elevated as Hawaii Volcano Observatory (HVO) field crews-equipped with specialized safety gear-monitor the eruption from within the closed area of Hawai's Volcanoes National Park with National Park Service (NPS) permission.The volcano alert level for Hawaii's youngest and most active volcano is currently on 'Watch'.While the lava presents no immediate threat to populated areas, residents who live downwind of Kīlauea continue to be warned of possible exposure to sulfur dioxide and other volcanic gases that can irritate the respiratory system.