Houston will likely see heat advisories as we move into the weekend. Southeast Texas will see triple-digit feels like values from Friday through Sunday. Plan to take breaks if you are outdoors and stay hydrated! Rain chances are not "zero" but they are very slim for the extended period, with only very isolated showers. That pattern remains in place as we move into next week.
- Palm Beach Daily News
The system currently has a 50% of development over the next five days. If it becomes a tropical storm, it would be Bonnie.
- Road & Track
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- Miami Herald
The occurrence is “still not fully understood by scientists,” officials say.
- Idaho Statesman
Sixty people nearly had to stay at the park overnight.
- Idaho Statesman
The decision to auction off Cougar Island is a tragedy for Idaho, but it was what the Idaho Constitution mandated that the Land Board do, writes the editorial board. It should be amended to allow other values to be considered. | Opinion
- Associated Press
Two people reported overdue after deciding to return to Virginia in their weather-damaged sailboat instead of continuing their trip to Portugal’s Azores are safely headed home, the U.S. Coast Guard announced Friday. Virginia Beach natives Yanni Nikopoulos and Dale Jones, both 65, contacted the Coast Guard on Friday saying they were safe and on course for Hampton, Virginia.
The storm prompted the National Weather Service to issue a Dust Storm Warning for parts of Phoenix and areas south of it.
- LA Times
A Kern County man was injured by a lightning strike while out walking his dog and pushing a baby in a stroller early Wednesday, authorities said.
- Naples Daily News
NHC experts give it a 30 percent change of forming through the next 48 hours and chances for formation increase to 60 percent over the next five days.
- The Desert Sun
IID may have perfected water rights to Colorado River water, but it is vulnerable. As drought continues, the use of freshwater will be more scrutinized.
- Charlotte Observer
It happened at a neighborhood pool, officials said.
- The News-Press
Massive 18-foot python matriarch had 122 eggs when biologists caught her in Collier County's Picayune Strand
- The Guardian
Images from Lake Oroville and Lake Shasta compiled by the state show ‘a shocking drop in water levels’ compared to years past
"It’s never been this hot so early in the year"
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Arizona’s wildfire season, which got off to an early start this year, could be even more catastrophic in 2022 than in previous years.
- Popular Mechanics
Scientists have finally discovered how sheets of diamond rain form on the ice giants, Neptune and Uranus. The answer could explain why Neptune’s core is hot.
Meteorologist Jim Weber says there's still not much in the Atlantic or Caribbean, but a disorganized tropical wave off the west coast of Africa could give us something to track as we head into July of the 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season.
The tropical Atlantic has remained quiet since Tropical Storm Alex came and went at the start of June. And while the first month of the season is typically less active than the latter stages of hurricane season, the current year is tracking well behind the prolific pace of the 2020 and 2021 seasons. There are signs that an uptick in activity could occur before July, AccuWeather forecasters say. Meteorologists have been keeping a close eye on a series of disturbances and will continue to do so in
- Idaho Statesman
The Rainbow Family Gathering will host its 50th anniversary event at the forest.
- American City Business Journals
As existing lot supply dwindles for homebuilders, developers are busy gobbling up land to pave the way for new master-planned communities that will bring hundreds of thousands of homes to the Valley. Here's a look at eight that will change the landscape of the Valley.