Final blast of torrential rains unleashed by weakened Barry
NEW ORLEANS (AP) - Tropical Depression Barry spared New Orleans from catastrophic flooding, but it still swamped parts of Louisiana with up to 17 inches (43 centimeters) of rain and transformed part of the Mississippi Delta into "an ocean."
Although Barry was downgraded from a tropical storm Sunday afternoon, its torrential rains continued to pose a threat Monday. Much of Louisiana and Mississippi were under flash-flood watches, as were parts of Arkansas, eastern Texas, western Tennessee and southeastern Missouri.
Louisiana Gov. John Bel Edwards urged residents to be cautious as they ventured outside after a weekend in which many had sheltered indoors.Read the full article
Here Comes The Heat!
Today is the last cooler than normal day across most of North Texas. High pressure builds overhead for the rest of the week, keeping plenty of sunshine and hot conditions in place through the rest of the week.Read the full article
Bye Barry, Hello Heat!
Welp, it was fun while it lasted...now on to the heat! #fox4weatherRead the full article