Weather

Fans leave Augusta National as a weather warning is posted during a practice round for the Masters golf tournament Wednesday, April 5, 2017, in Augusta, Ga. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)
April 05, 2017 - 12:13 pm
AUGUSTA, Georgia (AP) — Masters officials have reopened Augusta National for practice rounds and will hold the popular par-3 event Wednesday. The course announced it will start the competition — and allow patrons back on the grounds — at 12:30 p.m. Storms and possible tornadoes passing through the...
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April 05, 2017 - 10:42 am
AUGUSTA, Georgia (AP) — Practice rounds for the Masters have been suspended due to an approaching weather system that is predicted to bring strong storms and possible tornadoes to the area. Officials shut down the course about 10 a.m. Wednesday. Patrons were evacuated because of the storm...
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April 05, 2017 - 9:59 am
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on severe weather moving across the Southeast (all times local): 10 a.m. Flights to Atlanta's airport have been temporarily halted at Atlanta's airport because of severe storms. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport tweeted from its official account that the...
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Seth Stokes
April 05, 2017 - 9:26 am
In anticipation of potential severe weather today school districts in the southern portion of the Upstate are dismissing early. Anderson County Districts 3 & 5 will dismiss elementary students at 11 and middle and high school students at noon. Newberry county will dismiss elementary students at...
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April 05, 2017 - 9:13 am
ATLANTA (AP) — The Latest on severe weather moving across the Southeast (all times local): 8:50 a.m. Hail the size of tennis balls is pelting parts of Alabama ahead of what forecasters say will be waves of severe weather across the Deep South. Forecasters say some of the largest hail hit early...
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April 05, 2017 - 7:47 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina is bracing for severe weather that could bring heavy rain, strong winds, snow and even tornadoes to parts of the state. Local media outlets report that a first wave of rainfall is expected to move across the state starting at around midday Wednesday. But...
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Boulders and debris surround homes damaged when rivers surrounding Mocoa overflowed and sent a wall of water and debris surging through the city over the weekend, in Mocoa, Colombia, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Colombian authorities said at least 273 people were killed. The death toll was expected to rise since many more were missing and bodies are still being found. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
April 05, 2017 - 3:25 am
MOCOA, Colombia (AP) — People were caught off guard when a devastating flash flood surged through a small city in southern Colombia, but not everyone was surprised. Government agencies, land use experts, and environmental organizations had said for years that Mocoa could face dangerous flooding...
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April 05, 2017 - 3:22 am
ATLANTA (AP) — Forecasters expect severe thunderstorms to move across the Southeast on Wednesday, bringing a threat of tornadoes and large hail. The National Weather Service predicts widespread, serious thunderstorms beginning early Wednesday across much of Alabama and Georgia and into the Florida...
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April 05, 2017 - 2:42 am
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) — The threat of severe weather in the Columbia area has led local school officials to announce early dismissals. The National Weather Service is calling for thunderstorms, high winds, hail and possible tornadoes on Wednesday. The State of Columbia reports ( http://bit.ly/2oFQKml...
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Boulders and debris surround homes damaged when rivers surrounding Mocoa overflowed and sent a wall of water and debris surging through the city over the weekend, in Mocoa, Colombia, Tuesday, April 4, 2017. Colombian authorities said at least 273 people were killed. The death toll was expected to rise since many more were missing and bodies are still being found. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)
April 05, 2017 - 12:02 am
MOCOA, Colombia (AP) — People were caught off guard when a devastating flash flood surged through a small city in southern Colombia, but not everyone was surprised. Government agencies, land use experts, and environmental organizations had said for years that Mocoa could face dangerous flooding...
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