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'Bomb cyclone' triggers flooding on Mississippi, Missouri rivers

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(Reuters) – A powerful, late-winter “bomb cyclone” storm pushed into the U.S. Midwest and the Great Lakes region on Friday, causing flooding along the Mississippi and Missouri rivers, stranding herds of cattle and raising alarms at a Nebraska nuclear power plant. A general view of the blizzard in Greeley, Colorado, U.S. March 13, 2019 in Read More

'Bomb cyclone' pushes east across U.S. after winter siege of Midwest, Rockies

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(Reuters) – A powerful, late-winter “bomb cyclone” storm pushed east into the U.S. Midwest and the Great Lakes region on Friday after bombarding the Rocky Mountain and Plains states with blizzards, floods and tornados, prompting precautions at a Nebraska nuclear power plant. A general view of the blizzard in Greeley, Colorado, U.S. March 13, 2019 Read More

'Bomb cyclone' pushes east across the U.S., flood risks remain

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(Reuters) – The powerful late winter storm, dubbed a “bomb cyclone” by meteorologists, left blizzards, floods and tornados in its wake after hitting the U.S. Mountain and Plains states this week, before pushing east into the Midwest and the Great Lakes Region early Friday. A general view of the blizzard in Greeley, Colorado, U.S. March Read More

'Bomb cyclone' winter storm moves east after punishing Colorado

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DENVER (Reuters) – A powerful late-winter blizzard dubbed a “bomb cyclone” by meteorologists moved east on Thursday, hurling hurricane-force winds, tornadoes after dumping heavy snow on Colorado and the plains states and killing a state trooper. Though the storm was expected to carry less snowfall as it moves into the Midwest and the Great Lakes Read More

Historic blizzard wanes as it barrels east after pounding parts of U.S

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DENVER (Reuters) – A blizzard of “historic proportions” that hit the U.S. Rocky Mountain and Plains states this week was moving eastward on Thursday as it weakened, hurling hurricane-force winds, tornadoes and heavy rain on its way, weather officials said. “While the storm has reached its lowest pressure and will gradually weaken over the next Read More

Historic blizzard wanes as it barrels east after pounding parts of U.S.

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DENVER (Reuters) – A blizzard of “historic proportions” that hit the U.S. Rocky Mountain and Plains states this week was moving eastward on Thursday as it weakened, hurling hurricane-force winds and heavy rain on its way, weather officials said. “While the storm has reached its lowest pressure and will gradually weaken over the next few Read More

'Bomb cyclone' fizzles to rain across U.S. Midwest

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DENVER (Reuters) – Runways were cleared, the lights came back on and stranded motorists and airline passengers were back on the move on Thursday as the blizzard that pounded the U.S. Rocky Mountain and Plains states shoves eastward and fizzled to rain. A general view of the blizzard in Greeley, Colorado, U.S. March 13, 2019 Read More

Colorado trooper killed as 'Bomb Cyclone' unleashes snow, high winds

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DENVER (Reuters) – A late-winter blizzard pounded U.S. Rocky Mountain and Plains states on Wednesday, unleashing a “bomb cyclone” of high winds and drifting snow that stranded motorists, canceled airline flights and was blamed for the death of a Colorado state trooper. Snow-covered cars are seen during the blizzard in Greeley, Colorado, U.S. March 13, Read More

'Bomb Cyclone' brings snow, high winds to U.S. Plains states

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DENVER (Reuters) – A late-winter blizzard pounded U.S. Rocky Mountain and Plains states on Wednesday, unleashing a “bomb cyclone” of high winds and drifting snow that stranded motorists, canceled airline flights and forced government offices, schools and businesses to close. Snow-covered cars are seen during the blizzard in Greeley, Colorado, U.S. March 13, 2019 in Read More

Blizzard hammers central U.S. Plains, grounding flights and cutting power

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DENVER (Reuters) – A late-winter blizzard pounded the U.S. central Plains states on Wednesday, bringing high winds and an expected 2 feet of snow, disrupting air travel and causing power outages. Authorities issued alerts and shut down schools and government offices across Denver and other Rocky Mountain and Plains communities. The U.S. National Weather Service Read More