Severe Weather, March 2016: Rapid Event Summary

Flash flooding across most of Louisiana along with parts of Texas, Arkansas, Mississippi, and Tennessee. I-10 at Louisiana-Texas state line reopens after 60 hour closure.   6 fatalities reported and 2 people missing  Over 5,000 people rescued from flood waters including swift water rescues Estimated 18,000 homes suffer some degree of flood damage, consisting of 11,000 in Louisiana,…

Tornadoes Strike Central, Southern US, Killing 17. More Heavy Weather on the way ~NWS

Parts of the South and Midwest could be in for more severe weather Monday, a day after suspected tornadoes killed at least 18 people in three states, including 10 who died in one devastated Arkansas county. NWS Updates. VILONIA, Ark. (AP) – Three years after a tornado devastated the Little Rock suburb of Vilonia, its…

Midwest braces for record floods as waters STILL rise after two are killed and third is missing in devastating surges

At least three killed in flooding across the Midwest – two at same spot Forecasters say more rain is expected in many areas tonight and tomorrow Flooding has left hundreds of homes submerged from Missouri to Indiana Read More Flooding This Week in Illinois and Surrounding States Rapid Snowmelt Accelerates Red River Flooding