Heavy rains prompt state of emergency in Calgary, flooding fears in B.C.

Calgary declared a state of emergency Monday as torrential rains were predicted to pelt Southern Alberta with more than a month’s worth of rain in just three days, but the city’s mayor said officials weren’t expecting a repeat of the deadly flooding in 2013.

2022 Hurricane Season Officially Begins

Waterfront businesses in South Florida are turning to emergency dams filled with water to protect property from flooding and storm surge. U.S. Flood Controls Cheryl Witmer explains efficiency of Tiger Dams over sand bags to local business as 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season officially began Wednesday with researchers predicting an “above-normal” year.