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Deadly Flooding Strikes Ohio

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NWS flood status map for Ohio

NWS flood status map for Ohio

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Flooding killed at least three people in Tennessee and a fourth in Ohio after powerful storms muscled through the Midwest. The The AP reports the Blanchard River crested more than five feet above flood stage in Findlay, Ohio; the National Weather Service is keeping an eye on several rivers, there including Blanchard, the Ohio and the Chagin. The Cleveland Plain Dealer has an interactive map.

Oh wait - this just in from the St. Louis Dispatch:

If you felt some swaying before Sunday night's heavy windstorm hit St. Louis, you're not alone.

Experts say a 4.7-magnitude earthquake in Arkansas on Sunday night was felt here in St. Louis — about a half-hour before a fast-moving storm blew through with hail and 70 mph winds.

People felt the earthquake in five states.



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