Record-breaking rainfall forces critical flash flooding in Oklahoma, Texas

Oklahoma and Texas are enduring yet another torrential rainfall event in an already saturated month.

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D.C. area forecast: Comfortable warmth today, then more summery starting Memorial Day

We're treated to another beautiful late-May day today, albeit noticeably warmer than yesterday, before both the heat and humidity trend higher.

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Nationals vs. Phillies weather forecast: Banner day for baseball

It's a great day to be at the ballpark!

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D.C. area forecast: Spectacular through Sunday, then trending hot

Today and tomorrow are quite delightful. Heat and humidity really begin climbing on Memorial Day, then likely persist a while.

Nationals vs. Phillies weather forecast: Just about perfect

You can't ask for much more when it comes to baseball weather.

PM Update: Beautiful, mostly sunny weather for Memorial Day weekend

Saturday will be on the cool side compared to the rest of the weekend. Monday could hit 90 degrees around the city.

Record heat roasts parts of Alaska, where it’s warmer than Washington, D.C.

The Last Frontier is in the midst of an extended streak of record-challenging warmth that will continue through next week.

Violent flooding sweeps cars through city streets in Turkey (Video)

A neighborhood administrator in Izmir has been requesting the funds for storm gutters, to no avail.

Texas prayed for drought-busting rain four years ago. It finally came.

As of Thursday, no part of Texas is in an extreme drought anymore. The National Weather Service says the drought is "all but over."

Models and experts lean toward strong El Nino forecast for the fall

Both computer model and human forecasters suggest it's a very real possibility, at least a 50-50 one.

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Wed.

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