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Barry Continues to Weaken and Move Northward; Heavy Rainfall and Flooding Still a Threat

Barry continues to steadily weaken as it moves northward across the Mississippi Valley. Despite the weakening, the system continues to produce very heavy rainfall across this region, with the threat for significant flash flooding in some areas. In Barry's wake, a widespread heat wave is forecast to develop across the Central and Eastern states by mid to late week. Read More >

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