BLADENBORO, N.C. — Hurricane Florence is by no means done with the Carolinas, where some rivers are still rising and thousands of people were told to plan to leave their homes on Monday before rivers reach their crest.
With just one week to go in this month, it is quite possible we see no more measurable rainfall, as high pressure will be the dominant feature. The cold front that came through Friday night left only trace amounts here in the city. One light shower Saturday brought 0.01 inch of rain. There was a bit more rain to our north and in the foothills.
LOS ANGELES — Southern Californians might remember the summer of 2018 for its sweltering heat waves, record ocean temperatures and destructive wildfires. But it also claimed another distinction: the summer we went nearly three months without a day of clean air.
WILMINGTON, N.C. — A new round of evacuations was ordered in South Carolina as the trillions of gallons of water dumped by Hurricane Florence meanders to the sea, raising river levels and threatening more destruction.