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A man rides a bicycle on Canal Street Saturday, July 13, 2019, in New Orleans, as Tropical Storm Barry nears landfall.
(AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
July 13, 2019 - 11:31 am
Carrying "off the chart" amounts of moisture, sprawling Barry strengthened into a hurricane Saturday as it crawled slowly toward shore, knocking out power on the Gulf Coast and dumping heavy rains that could last for days in a test of flood-prevention efforts implemented after Hurricane Katrina...
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Clouds cover the sky over New Orleans ahead of Tropical Storm Barry making landfall in the Gulf of Mexico on Saturday, July 13, 2019.
(AP Photo/Matthew Hinton
July 13, 2019 - 10:06 am
Tropical Storm Barry is gathering "a big slough of moisture" just off the central Louisiana coast and is taking its time to come ashore Saturday morning, meaning "a lot of rain is on the way."
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Tiffany Delee tosses a filled sandbag into the back of the family truck, while her husband Mike Delee, left, readies to tie up another bag, in Morgan City, La., Friday, July 12, 2019. The Delee's will use the bags to help protect their grandmother's house
(AP Photo/Rogelio V. Solis)
July 12, 2019 - 8:19 pm
Homeowners sandbagged their doors and tourists trying to get out of town jammed the airport Friday as Tropical Storm Barry began rolling in
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Joanna Doven
Marty Griffin and Wendy Bell
July 12, 2019 - 5:00 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Thursday’s massive and wide-spread flooding took many people by surprise, flooding roads businesses and homes. One Ohio Township resident’s home was one of the hardest hit but she doesn’t live on a flood plain. The windows on Joanna Doven’s home did little to hold...
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Joe DeStio/ KDKA Radio
July 11, 2019 - 4:51 pm
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio1020 KDKA) - Heavy Rains have caused severe flooding affecting almost two dozen roads in Allegheny County alone. PennDOT has released a list of every road currently closed in the county (as of 8:00 a.m. Friday): LATEST TRAFFIC Single-lane alternating traffic on the Route 1003 (...
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Joe DeStio/ KDKA Radio
Andrew Limberg
July 11, 2019 - 3:40 pm
Heavy rains caused flooded roads, homes and businesses Thursday morning into the afternoon and another round of severe weather could cause even more headaches.
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Patrick O'Connor/Marty Griffin
July 11, 2019 - 2:19 pm
After Thursday’s heavy rains, the Pittsburgh area is now on pace to break last year’s record-breaking precipitation total.
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Marty Griffin/ KDKA Radio
July 11, 2019 - 11:40 am
PITTSBURGH (Newsradio 1020 KDKA) - Heavy flash flooding is affecting many area roads. Flash Flood Warning Issued As of 12 p.m. the National Weather Service measured 1.91’’ inches of rain at their Moon Township office. McKnight Road is closed near I-279. Route 28 is closed southbound near the 31st...
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KDKA Radio/ Joe DeStio
Jennifer Bloodworth
July 11, 2019 - 9:13 am
A Flash Flood Warning was issued Thursday morning in East central Allegheny County and Northwestern Westmoreland County as emergency crews scrambled to close flooded roadways.
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