Heavy rain has caused flooding in some Broward County neighborhoods, including in Davie, which creates possibly dangerous conditions. NBC 6 reporter Johnny Archer was in the area of State Road 84 and SW 133rd Avenue in Davie, where floodwaters nearly reached his knees. Law enforcement is urging residents and motorists not to enter floodwaters – "turn around, don't drown." Rainfall on Thursday since 7 a.m. until about 5 p.m. in Coral Springs was about 2.8 inches; 1.69 inches in Davie; and 1.44 inches in Sawgrass Mills mall. Download the free NBC6 app to check First Alert Doppler 6000 anytime. Get the latest from NBC 6 anywhere, anytime Download the App Available for IOS and Android Follow NBC 6 Twitter | Facebook | Instagram … [Read more...] about Heavy Rain Causes Flooding in Parts of Broward County
NORFOLKIf you were hoping for a reprieve from the rain, better luck next time. Forecasters say the rain is here to stay – for a couple more days, at least. Anywhere from 2 to 4 inches of rain will fall in the region over the next few days, forecasters at the National Weather Service in Wakefield said. There's a possibility for isolated thunderstorms, forecasters said. The heaviest rains started Thursday afternoon and will continue through Friday. Periods of heavy rain will make flooding possible including flash flooding, meteorologists say, for low-lying areas or places that typically experience flooding from nearby waterways. Flood warnings are in effect for the region through 6:15 p.m. Thursday. … [Read more...] about More rain is on the way, bringing potential flooding with it, forecasters say
PREPARATIONS are at their final stages for a huge national celebration when Prince Harry marries Meghan Markle in Windsor on May 19. He's a prince and she's a superstar actress but there is one thing even they can't control: the weather. So will the glamorous couple get rained on as they drive away in a horse-drawn carriage? What is the UK weather forecast for the royal wedding on May 19? The Met Office has given out their forecast for the big day and the crowds camping out near Windsor Castle may be in luck as rain showers are predicted to give way to a warm spell just in time. Its outlook for May 19 says: "The latest weather forecast for Windsor on Saturday is looking ideal for the wedding, and almost perfect for the crowds gathering to watch the carriage go past. "At this early stage, there is some uncertainty about the amount of cloud around but we can expect at least some warm sunny spells. "Early temperature forecasts suggest that the day will start off rather cool, with an … [Read more...] about What’s the Royal Wedding weather forecast for Windsor and will it rain on Meghan Markle and Prince Harry’s big day?
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla.Norfolk State’s opening MEAC baseball tournament game against Bethune-Cookman was suspended in the ninth inning Wednesday due to rain.The game will be resumed at 9 a.m. today, with Games 3 through 6 to follow.The Spartans and Wildcats were tied at 7 in the bottom of the ninth when play was halted for a second time. NSU had two runners on with no outs.The second delay lasted 3 hours and 45 minutes.The loser of the game will face Maryland Eastern Shore 30 minutes later in an elimination game.The winner will face North Carolina A&T in Game 4 later today. … [Read more...] about Rain puts Norfolk State’s rally attempt in ninth on hold
The Cubs started the season facing the kind of weather only Tom Skilling could love, so it’s only natural the Weather Channel would call on one of them to make a guest appearance — in this case straight-talker Ian Happ.The outfielder gave meteorologist Alex Wallace his unvarnished view of Chicago’s climate in April during a studio interview on Wednesday: “We get perfect weather in Arizona spring training, we open up this year in Miami — perfect weather — and then we head home and we’re playing in snow and sideways rain; Wrigley’s wind. So that’s always awful, but it’s worth it because the summer in Chicago is perfect.”Major League Baseball had a record 28 postponements through April, and the Cubs trail only the Tigers (seven) and tie the Twins with four home games called for weather this season. But make that five overall for the Cubs: An April 3 game in Cincinnati was rescheduled to May 19 after a one-hour, 24-minute … [Read more...] about Cubs’ Ian Happ tells Weather Channel wind and rain made Wrigley Field’s early games ‘awful’