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Rivers in US West turn dangerous as days warm, snow thaws

Northwest Herald
The sheer beauty of the rivers is their draw – and represents a big danger to people who decide to beat the heat by swimming or rafting with little awareness of the risks posed by the raging water. This year's velocity and force of the Merced River ...

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Colorado's steady snow-melting boosts water supplies while California faces flooding

The Denver Post
Around the West, big snow on mountains helped bring an end to the five-year drought in California. On Monday, rivers in Utah and Wyoming were spilling over banks.The raging waters have claimed the lives of 14 rafters, anglers and swimmers. In Colorado ...

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Storm churns waves up to 6 feet on Lake Tahoe, drops foot of snow in Sierra

A low pressure system accompanied by a cold front that swooped into Northern California brought the chilly conditions, and LaGuardia expects that by Monday morning elevations above 7,000 feet will receive up to a foot of snow. "This type of snow ...

1949 Caldecott Medal Winner The Big Snow News

Major storm will deliver heavy rain, snow; flooding expected nex ...

KRTV Great Falls News
The STORMTracker Weather Team and National Weather Service are urging everyone to prepare now for flooding.

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