(CBS News) - A United Launch Alliance Atlas 5 rocket boosted a powerful new weather satellite into orbit Saturday, the first of four in an $11 billion upgrade to the nation’s forecasting infrastructure that will track and provide near real-time imagery of threatening storms, lightning and other weather phenomena.
LUMBERTON, N.C. (AP) – The Latest on Hurricane Matthew (all times local): 8:20 a.m. Power is slowly flowing back to South Carolina homes left in the dark after Hurricane Matthew hammered the state. Utility company outage maps show that as of early Tuesday, just over 300,000 customers across the state remain without power. That’s down […]
WILMINGTON, N.C. (CBS News) - Hurricane Matthew’s torrential rains triggered severe flooding in North Carolina on Sunday as the deteriorating storm made its exit to the sea, and thousands of people had to be rescued from their homes and cars.