Graham said this was just an early taste of what a hurricane season can bring and a reminder to be ready should a major storm come our way. That also doesn't necessarily mean anything extraordinary for us, though recent soggy weather has left us susceptible to some flooding risk, and we will likely see rain between Thursday evening and early Saturday, possibly an inch or more in many locations. A flash flood watch was issued for parts of East Texas.
A brief ceremony marking last year's fatal flooding took place Friday at the West Virginia Police Academy in Dunbar, where a bell was rung 23 times, for each who died.
Buckles said, if heavy rain occurs, the best option is to stay home. West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice also signed a new law this week to coordinate the state's flood mitigation and response efforts through a new state office. Downgraded to a tropical depression, Cindy weakened as it crossed Louisiana toward Arkansas but a broad circulation around the system swept moist Gulf air over the South, fueling severe weather and pushing up coastal tides.
The Carlisle, Newport, Harrisburg, Gettysburg, State College and Clearfield areas are expected to receive at least 1.3 inches of rain.
Emergency crews helped some people from stranded vehicles in Muncie, Indiana, including a almost submerged SUV at a railroad underpass. Flooding is already a problem in dozens of communities, and before it's over some areas could see a foot of water or more.
High winds early Friday peeled off part of the roof from New Prairie High School near South Bend.
In Gulfport, Mississippi, Kathleen Bertucci said about 10 inches (250 millimeters) of rain water found its way into her business selling granite countertops.
There were no reports of injuries. Owing to the formation of a tropical storm, named Cindy, the National Hurricane Center has released a warning of the tropical storm for the Intracoastal City in Louisiana to the Mouth of the Pearl River.
On Friday, forecasters were trying to verify exactly how many tornadoes touched down in Alabama during Cindy's passage. National Weather Service officials said remnants continue to move northward with winds about 10 to 15 miles per hour.
Sheriff's deputies have responded to almost 40 rescue calls of people swimming in the gulf as the tropical storm brought heavy rain, high winds, and even water spouts to the Florida panhandle.
Still, the storm barely registered a blip for some in Memphis.
Barcelona's Lionel Messi was sentenced to a 21-month jail sentence and 2.09 million euro fine previous year for tax fraud. Barcelona defender Javier Mascherano also agreed a one-year suspended sentence with authorities for tax fraud last year.
Reddit user KERL0N from Romania posted this image , saying that some of his slashed Pokemon were caught back in early April. Players can now make the slash in the "Pokemon" caught through " Pokemon Go " hacks and cheats disappear.
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Meanwhile, French driver Romain Grosjean was slowest and ranted constantly about brake trouble in his Haas vehicle . However with the session all but over the youngster made a mistake at Turn 1 and went sideways into the barriers.
Referee Bakary Gassama consulted the video assistant referee and Herrera was booked after a delay of over four minutes. He said: "I don't think it will be Argentina [who finishes fifth] now they have the coach they have [Jorge Sampaoli]".
Reports surfaced earlier this month that the department store chain would close 66 Sears and Kmart stores across the country. Now, Sears says it will shutter the Metcalf store by mid-September, with closeout sales set to begin in the coming weeks.
They were among the youngest teams in the league last season, cast as a team that could be a force once all of their pups grew up. Despite a spirited effort, the Bulls were eliminated by the Boston Celtics in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.
The UN refugee agency reported that "very high" volumes of conflict and persecution is forcing people to flee their homes. The UN agency said it found a record 65.6 million people were forcibly displaced at the end of 2016.
Volkswagen has touted apprenticeship programs at its Chattanooga manufacturing plant as a way to bridge the US skilled labor gap. White House Chief of Staff Reince Priebus and Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos also participated in the roundtable.
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Israel strikes Syrian positions after fire toward it
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Dozen frustrated Dems face steep challenge to unseat Pelosi
After Hillary Clinton's loss to Donald Trump last November, a significant crop of Democratic lawmakers attempted to vote her out. She dismissed the members who have said it is time for a change as "blatantly self-serving" and "having fun on TV".
Spithill skippers Oracle to 1st win in America's Cup
Emirates Team New Zealand capitalised on mistakes from their rivals to leave them 4-0 ahead and just three points from victory. They were one of the only teams to consistently get up on their foils as they eased away from the rest of the fleet.
Escaped Georgia inmates captured in Tennessee after chase
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Real Madrid reject Mourinho contract allegations
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Pelosi defends leadership following special election loss
The message after four races according to the GOP: Americans aren't as sick of the chaos in Washington as the media says. But he said there is no doubt that "this is one occasion when we ought to say he deserves to take a victory lap".
Lakers great Magic Johnson picks successor in Lonzo Ball
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