Calif. faces longer, tough wildfire season

BANNING, Calif. (AP) — California truly is the Golden State this summer — golden brown — and that has fire officials worried heading into th…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Friday, August 09, 2013. A long front remained the main weather driver for the nation on Friday as it s…

Newton Falls flooding

Newton Falls flooded

State Route 534 is closed between state Route 5 and state Route 82 after flooding in Braceville Township.

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, August 08, 2013. The most active weather feature in the country Thursday continued to be a lo…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Tuesday, August 06, 2013. Rain and strong thunderstorms continued from parts of the Plains into the Eas…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Monday, August 05, 2013. Unsettled weather picked up in the nation¼’s mid-section on Monday as a trough…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Saturday, August 03, 2013. Dorian regained strength on Saturday and brought rain showers to parts of Fl…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Thursday, August 01, 2013. The nation saw multiple areas of active weather on Thursday as two weather s…

The nation’s weather

Weather Underground midday recap for Wednesday, July 31, 2013. A mixed bag of weather greeted the country on Wednesday due to a pair of mode…

Tropical Storm Gil swirls in Pacific

MIAMI (AP) — Forecasters say Tropical Storm Gil has formed in the Pacific, far off the southern tip of California. The National Hurricane Ce…