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July 13, 2024 at 6:33 PM

Historic heat waves leave more than 100 million Americans under heat alerts

More than 100 million Americans are under heat alerts from coast-to-coast on Saturday.
July 13, 2024 at 6:33 PM
Children cool off with water from an open fire hydrant during a summer heat wave in the Bronx borough of New York, on July 11, 2024.
July 13, 2024 at 2:57 PM

Who's to blame for lack of power in Houston?

Nearly 800,000 Houston residents are in the dark and dealing with heat following the aftermath of Hurricane Beryl.
July 13, 2024 at 2:57 PM
VIDEO: Who's to blame for lack of power in Houston?
July 13, 2024 at 12:16 AM

More than 45 million Americans are under flood watches

Over 45 million Americans are facing flood watches, spanning across 11 states, starting from South Carolina and extending all the way to Massachusetts.
July 13, 2024 at 12:16 AM
VIDEO: More than 45 million Americans are under flood watches
July 12, 2024 at 7:33 PM

Young person in Canada dies from Hurricane Beryl’s remnants

A young person has been found dead after being swept away by floodwaters in Canada’s Atlantic coast province of Nova Scotia as the remnants of Hurricane Beryl swept through the province
July 12, 2024 at 7:33 PM
July 12, 2024 at 1:57 PM

Life-threatening heat heading to East Coast: Latest forecast

Historic heat is still raging in the West, with life-threatening temperatures baking California to Colorado before the triple-digit heat moves east.
July 12, 2024 at 1:57 PM
People brave the heat before sunset during a long-duration heat wave which is impacting much of the state on July 9, 2024 in Death Valley National Park, California.
July 12, 2024 at 1:56 PM

Dangerous heat threatens the East

ABC News’ Ginger Zee has the latest on the severe weather across the country.
July 12, 2024 at 1:56 PM
VIDEO: Dangerous heat threatens the West
July 12, 2024 at 1:47 PM

1 million Texas customers still without power after Hurricane Beryl

It is now five days since Hurricane Beryl hit Texas and there are still about 1 million customers without power across the state.
July 12, 2024 at 1:47 PM
VIDEO: 1 million Texas customers still without power after Hurricane Beryl
July 12, 2024 at 12:04 PM

When will the extreme heat end? What the current forecasts are saying

Portions of the country have been experiencing scorching temperatures, but relief from the stifling conditions will not come in the near future, forecasts show.
July 12, 2024 at 12:04 PM
People cool off on a hot afternoon at Coney Island, on July 8, 2024, in New York. New Yorkers descend on area beaches, parks, pools and cooling centers as the city experiences its second heat wave of the summer season.
July 12, 2024 at 12:51 AM

Millions of Houston customers remained without power amid sweltering weather

Many Houston residents and elected leaders expressed frustration with CenterPoint Energy, the main utility company in the area, alleging slow restoration of electricity.
July 12, 2024 at 12:51 AM
VIDEO: Millions of Houston customers remained without power amid sweltering weather
July 11, 2024 at 9:42 PM

Devastated by record flooding and tornadoes, Iowa tallies over $130M in storm damage

Iowa officials say record flooding and powerful tornadoes in the spring caused $130 million in infrastructure damage
July 11, 2024 at 9:42 PM
FILE - A bench sits in floodwaters as the the Missouri River boat club is overrun by flooding in Sioux City, Iowa, June 24, 2024. Record flooding and powerful tornadoes ravaged parts of Iowa for weeks this spring, destroying or damaging thousands of homes, closing roads and bridges and costing over $130 million in infrastructure damage, officials said Thursday, July 11. (AP Photo/Josh Jurgens, File)
July 11, 2024 at 8:25 PM

As US heat wave persists, death toll climbs in the West, tornadoes hit the East

As a historic U.S. heat wave continued on Thursday, heat-related deaths climbed to at least 28 in the West.
July 11, 2024 at 8:25 PM
A man walks near the Las Vegas strip during a heatwave in Las Vegas, July 7, 2024.
July 11, 2024 at 8:03 PM

Tips to beat the heat while you sleep

ABC News' Becky Worley explores ways to stay cool while you sleep without blasting the air conditioner as millions across the country are under heat alerts.
July 11, 2024 at 8:03 PM
VIDEO: Tips to beat the heat while you sleep
July 11, 2024 at 7:25 PM

Frustration grows as Houston's power outage goes into 4th sweltering day

More than 1.3 million electrical customers in the Houston area remained without power Wednesday as sweltering temperatures set in.
July 11, 2024 at 7:25 PM
Vehicles line up at a gas station in Houston, TX, Tuesday July 9, 2024. Houston is baking under dangerous heat as more than 2 million homes and businesses in the area remain without power after Hurricane Beryl while signs of fuel shortages emerge.
July 11, 2024 at 6:30 PM

Houston keeps buckling under storms like Beryl. The fixes aren't coming fast enough

As Houston slowly struggles to recover after Hurricane Beryl left millions without power, experts say it's time to rethink how cities are preparing for and responding to weather disasters
July 11, 2024 at 6:30 PM
FILE - Staff at Lakewood Church hand out water and operate a cooling station, Tuesday, July 9, 2024, in Houston. As the city slowly struggles to recover after Hurricane Beryl left millions without power on Monday, July 8, experts say it's time to rethink how cities are preparing for and responding to weather disasters. (AP Photo/Eric Gay, File)
July 11, 2024 at 5:51 PM

Landslide from heavy rain in Slovakia mountains traps tourists, rescue service says

Slovakia’s rescue service says a landslide hit a tourist shelter trapping 16 people inside after a thunderstorm packing heavy rains moved through Slovakia’s High Tatras mountains
July 11, 2024 at 5:51 PM
July 11, 2024 at 12:24 PM

Beryl remnants bring heavy rain, flooding to Northeast

Across the Northeast, remnants of Hurricane Beryl remain, spinning up tornadoes and dropping up to a half foot of rain.
July 11, 2024 at 12:24 PM
VIDEO: Beryl remnants bring heavy rain, flooding to Northeast
July 11, 2024 at 9:46 AM

Americans coast-to-coast sweat out historic heat wave

More than 150 million people were under heat alerts coast-to-coast Wednesday afternoon.
July 11, 2024 at 9:46 AM
A child cools off in a fountain at Hermann Park, July 3, 2024, in Houston.
July 11, 2024 at 1:08 AM

Beryl remnants move Northeast, bringing flash flood and tornado threats

The remnants of the Beryl storm are expected to move north on Wednesday, potentially bringing flash floods and tornado threats to western Pennsylvania, upstate New York, and northern New England.
July 11, 2024 at 1:08 AM
VIDEO: Beryl remnants move Northeast, bringing flash flood and tornado threats
July 10, 2024 at 2:27 PM

Tornado and flood threats as Beryl remnants move north

ABC News chief meteorologist Ginger Zee is tracking the severe weather threat as Beryl moves Northeast.
July 10, 2024 at 2:27 PM
VIDEO: Tornado and flood threats as Beryl remnants move north
July 10, 2024 at 2:27 PM

Tornadoes and heat wave wreak havoc across US

Plus, the remnants of Hurricane Beryl spawned tornadoes in southern Indiana as blistering heat continues to shatter records.
July 10, 2024 at 2:27 PM
VIDEO: Extreme weather impacts most of US
July 10, 2024 at 3:26 AM

Tourists still flock to Death Valley amid searing US heat wave

Hundreds of Europeans touring the American West and adventurers from around the U.S. are still being drawn to Death Valley National Park
July 10, 2024 at 3:26 AM
Thor Teigen poses in a fur jacket next to a thermometer displaying a temperature of 131 degrees Fahrenheit / 55 degrees Celsius at the Furnace Creek Visitors Center, in Death Valley National Park, Calif., Sunday, July 7, 2024. Forecasters said a heat wave could break previous records across the U.S., including at Death Valley. (AP Photo/Ty ONeil)
July 9, 2024 at 10:39 PM

No end in sight as record-breaking heat wave continues

It's been so hot in the West the scorching weather has caused a road to buckle in Washington.
July 9, 2024 at 10:39 PM
Tracy Werthman and Nikoma Echt, both of West Seattle, and their kids cool off at Alki Beach as an excessive heat warning remains in effect a day after record-breaking temperatures hit the region in Seattle, WA, June 29, 2021.
July 9, 2024 at 1:26 PM

Extreme heat safety tips as dangerous temperatures head to East Coast

Life-threatening temperatures are baking Americans across the country, from the Pacific Northwest to the Southwest to the Northeast to the Southeast.
July 9, 2024 at 1:26 PM
People sit in the shade as children play with water in downtown Chicago on June 14, 2022.
July 9, 2024 at 12:16 AM

Extreme heat blamed for a bridge being stuck open across Harlem River

The Third Avenue Bridge, linking the Bronx to Manhattan over the Harlem River, became stuck in the open position on Monday afternoon.
July 9, 2024 at 12:16 AM
VIDEO: Extreme heat blamed for a bridge being stuck open across Harlem River
July 8, 2024 at 9:50 PM

Deadly storm hits Texas

Beryl turned into a Category 1 hurricane again as it slammed into Texas overnight. Harris County Sheriff's Office Assistant Chief Thomas Diaz joins from the scene.
July 8, 2024 at 9:50 PM
VIDEO: Deadly storm hits Texas
July 8, 2024 at 7:15 PM

As stifling heat blankets the West, here's what you can expect

Stifling, dangerous weather continued to blanket the West on Monday, coming on the heels of a weekend in which at least five U.S. cities.
July 8, 2024 at 7:15 PM
Visitors walk past a sign reading "Stop Extreme Heat Danger" at Badwater Basin in Death Valley National Park, near Furnace Creek, during a heatwave impacting Southern California on July 7, 2024.
July 8, 2024 at 3:58 AM

Torrid heat bakes millions across US, setting records and fanning wildfires

A visitor to Death Valley National Park has died from heat exposure and another person has been hospitalized as the temperature there reached 128 degrees this weekend
July 8, 2024 at 3:58 AM
Helicopters drop water on flames from the advancing Lake Fire in Los Olivos, Calif., Saturday, July 6, 2024. (AP Photo/Eric Thayer)
July 8, 2024 at 3:26 AM

June sizzles to 13th straight monthly heat record. String may end soon, but dangerous heat won't

The European climate service Copernicus says Earth's more than year-long streak of record-shattering hot months kept on simmering through June
July 8, 2024 at 3:26 AM
FILE - A woman, center, weeps as patients of heatstroke receive treatment at a hospital in Karachi, Pakistan, June 25, 2024. June 2024 was the hottest June on record, according to Europe's Copernicus climate service on Monday, July 8. (AP Photo/Fareed Khan, File)
July 8, 2024 at 1:25 AM

Record heat and explosive wildfires in California

Historic heat fans an explosive wildfire in California, forcing evacuations and overwhelming firefighters
July 8, 2024 at 1:25 AM
VIDEO: Record heat and explosive wildfires in California
July 7, 2024 at 1:55 PM

Tracking Beryl and record heat from coast to coast

WABC meteorologist Brittany Bell reports on Beryl as it's expected to make landfall in Texas on Monday morning and the historic heat breaking records in the West.
July 7, 2024 at 1:55 PM
VIDEO: Tracking Beryl and record heat from coast to coast
July 7, 2024 at 1:53 PM

Texas braces for Tropical Storm Beryl

People along the Gulf Coast are on alert for a massive storm surge, torrential rain and damaging winds, as Beryl is projected to re-strengthen into a hurricane before it makes landfall Monday morning.
July 7, 2024 at 1:53 PM
VIDEO: Texas braces for Tropical Storm Beryl
July 7, 2024 at 2:24 AM

Texas residents brace for Beryl

Texans are preparing for the storm’s arrival after it wreaked havoc in the Caribbean, killing at least 10 people as it made its way past Jamaica, the Cayman Islands and on to Mexico.
July 7, 2024 at 2:24 AM
VIDEO: Texas residents brace for Beryl
July 6, 2024 at 2:01 PM

More than 128 million under heat alerts across US

Absurd heat continues across a large portion of the country this weekend, with many locations from coast to coast already setting all-time record high temperatures.
July 6, 2024 at 2:01 PM
Children cool off at a fountain in Los Angeles, on July 5, 2024.
July 6, 2024 at 12:12 AM

Urgent evacuation orders in California amidst intense heat wave, wildfire

The French Fire near Yosemite National Park in Mariposa County has burned over 840 acres since it began on Thursday. As of Friday morning, fire officials reported it was 5% contained.
July 6, 2024 at 12:12 AM
VIDEO: Urgent evacuation orders in California amidst intense heat wave, wildfire
July 5, 2024 at 3:31 PM

Hurricane Beryl makes landfall in Mexico

ABC News meteorologist Kevin Roth tracks where the storm is heading next.
July 5, 2024 at 3:31 PM
VIDEO: Hurricane Beryl makes landfall in Mexico
July 4, 2024 at 8:51 PM

Heat wave sets in on West Coast with worst yet to come

Some 170 million Americans are on alert for sweltering temperatures this Fourth of July as the brutal heat continues.
July 4, 2024 at 8:51 PM
People gather on the beach to enjoy the cooler coastal weather as southern California is facing a heatwave, in Santa Monica, on July 3, 2024.
July 4, 2024 at 5:09 PM

Historic heat waves bake the West, South

Millions of Americans are under heat alerts as Hurricane Beryl approaches the Gulf Coast.
July 4, 2024 at 5:09 PM
VIDEO: Historic heat waves bake the West, South
July 4, 2024 at 6:06 AM

India is likely undercounting heat deaths, affecting its response to increasingly harsh heat waves

Months of scorching temperatures sometimes over 50 degrees Celsius (122 Fahrenheit) in parts of India this year left hundreds dead or ill
July 4, 2024 at 6:06 AM
FILE - A woman walks carrying water collected from a public tap in a shanty town on the outskirts of Jammu, India, Tuesday, June 18, 2024. The official number of heat deaths listed in government reports barely scratches the surface of the true toll and that's affecting future preparations for similar swelters, according to public health experts. (AP Photo/Channi Anand, File)
July 3, 2024 at 8:00 PM

10-year-old boy dies after being rescued during hike amid hot temperatures

A 10-year-old boy died after he suffered a "heat-related medical emergency" during a hike in Arizona on Tuesday amid triple-digit temperatures.
July 3, 2024 at 8:00 PM
In this undated stock photo, the South Mountain Park is seen in Phoenix, Ariz.
July 3, 2024 at 4:28 PM

10-year-old dead after heat-related medical event in Phoenix

Officials said the boy was hiking in temperatures of 113 degrees.
July 3, 2024 at 4:28 PM
Officials said the boy was hiking in temperatures of 113 degrees.
July 3, 2024 at 3:31 PM

Tracking extreme weather conditions

ABC News meteorologist Somara Theodore tracks Hurricane Beryl and gives an update on the record-breaking heat wave spreading along the West Coast.
July 3, 2024 at 3:31 PM
VIDEO: Tracking extreme weather conditions
July 3, 2024 at 1:49 PM

Hurricane Beryl bears down on Jamaica

The Category 4 storm is heading straight for Jamaica, bringing potentially life-threatening flash floods and storm surge up to nine feet.
July 3, 2024 at 1:49 PM
VIDEO: Hurricane Beryl bears down on Jamaica
July 2, 2024 at 10:46 PM

Biden proposes new rule to protect 36 million workers from extreme heat

President Joe Biden has proposed a new rule to address excessive heat in the workplace
July 2, 2024 at 10:46 PM
President Joe Biden speaks during a visit to the D.C. Emergency Operations Center, Tuesday, July 2, 2024, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci)
July 2, 2024 at 2:25 PM

Beryl strengthens into Category 5 storm

Hurricane Beryl is the earliest Category 5 storm on record to form in the Atlantic Basin.
July 2, 2024 at 2:25 PM
VIDEO: Beryl strengthens into Category 5 storm
July 2, 2024 at 12:46 PM

How to protect yourself from extreme heat

With millions across the country spending time outdoors, emergency responders in Phoenix, America’s hottest city, are using a new technique to avoid heatstroke.
July 2, 2024 at 12:46 PM
VIDEO: How to protect yourself from extreme heat
July 2, 2024 at 10:54 AM

Tropical Cyclone Freddy that hit Africa last year was longest ever: UN agency

The U.N. weather agency says it has confirmed that Tropical Cyclone Freddy, a deadly Indian Ocean storm that lashed eastern Africa last year, was the longest-lasting cyclone ever recorded — at 36 days
July 2, 2024 at 10:54 AM
FILE - A view of a damaged road connecting the two cities of Blantyre and Lilongwe following heavy rains caused by Tropical Cyclone Freddy in Blantyre, Malawi, Tuesday, March 14 2023. The U.N. weather agency said Tuesday, July 2, 2024 that Tropical Cyclone Freddy, a deadly Indian Ocean storm that lashed eastern Africa last year, was confirmed to be the longest-lasting cyclone ever recorded at 36 days. (AP Photo/Thoko Chikondi, File)
July 2, 2024 at 12:07 AM

Record-breaking Hurricane Beryl barrels through the Caribbean

Hurricane Beryl, now a Category 4 storm, threatens several Caribbean nations.
July 2, 2024 at 12:07 AM
VIDEO: Record-breaking Hurricane Beryl barrels through the Caribbean
July 1, 2024 at 2:18 PM

Severe weather could impact July 4 holiday travel

At least 1,300 flights have been canceled and nearly 9,000 were delayed on Sunday due to severe weather.
July 1, 2024 at 2:18 PM
VIDEO: Severe weather could impact July 4 holiday travel
July 1, 2024 at 10:46 AM

Damaging wind, tornadoes to impact millions in Northeast

More than 8 million are under a flood watch for parts of Ohio and Pennsylvania and more than 75 million are in the storm zone this weekend.
July 1, 2024 at 10:46 AM
July 1, 2024 at 1:56 AM

Severe weather alert on East Coast

Severe weather is threatening holiday travel as Americans gear up for the 4th of July and one of the busiest travel times of the year.
July 1, 2024 at 1:56 AM
VIDEO: Severe weather alert on East Coast