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Latest in Severe Weather
Death Valley visitors describe 'scary' heat
AccuWeather's Bill Wadell braved the high heat there this week -- and talked with tourists who had the courage to do the same.
Getting covered with flood insurance
Most homeowners’ insurance policies do not cover flooding, but you can be covered by flood damages through the National Flood Insurance Program.
Podcast: A fire hose of rain for the Gulf Coast
How to upgrade your patio space for summer
No matter how much space you have in your yard, here's how to make the most of it.
Before you take your next road trip, add this gadget
You may not have thought about it before, but it can certainly come in handy for multiple reasons. Plus, here are a few other things you'll need as you spend more time on the road this summer.
AccuWeather Summer Camp: Ben Franklin’s famous kite experiment
Were you told that Ben Franklin discovered electricity and his kite was struck by lightning? Actually, both are false! Gather around the campfire to learn the real story.