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Lower rainfall totals for Austin area as Harvey heads southeast

Austin American-Statesman - 28 Aug 2017
The weather service says the main threat in the storm continues to be heavy rainfall, though a wind advisory is in effect for Hays, Travis, Bastrop, Lee, Comal and Fayette counties until 1 p.m. Monday, with wind speeds between 25 to 35 mph and some ...
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WEATHER FORECAST: What Austin should expect from Harvey

Austin American-Statesman - 26 Aug 2017
The rain that the tropical storm has been dumping over Central Texas since early Saturday may only be the beginning. “The system is basically parked to the south of Austin,” said Eric Platt, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service. AUSTIN ...
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Weekend forecast: Late summer weather is back in Austin

Austin American-Statesman - 09 Sep 2017
Below-normal high temperatures continue for South Central Texas today, with highs ranging from the mid 80s north to the mid 90s south. Austin's late summer weather is back, and University of Texas tailgaters can rejoice this weekend that will bring ...
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STORM WATCH: Harvey strengthens to Category 2 hurricane

Austin American-Statesman - 24 Aug 2017
The steady storm track means there has not been much change in the forecast for Austin this weekend, the National Weather Service's local office says. Central Texas can expect drenching rainfall — totals between 5 and 10 inches — beginning Friday ...
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Plane makes emergency landing at Austin airport

KXAN.com - 18 Sep 2017
AUSTIN (KXAN) — A United plane had to make an emergency landing at Austin-Bergstrom International Airport after a reported engine fire, according to the Austin Fire Department. The call came in around 3:09 p.m. Monday at 10185 Hotel Drive, in the ...
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Preparing for tropical weather

KXAN.com - 24 Aug 2017
AUSTIN (KXAN) — Tropical systems bring heavy rain and damaging winds to Central Texas. To help residents prepare for storms, the state launched the Texas Emergency portal which offers a variety of resources for planning. TexasPrepares.org offers a ...
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Labor Day weekend weather in Austin, by the numbers

MyStatesman.com - 31 Aug 2017
93: Peak temperature predicted for Austin over the Labor Day weekend, according to the National Weather Service. The forecast calls for mild fall-like temperatures and mostly sunny skies all weekend, with highs slipping to the upper 80s by Monday.
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Austin's Harvey mega-shelter to remain open

KVUE - 15 Sep 2017
AUSTIN - The MetCenter -- the mega-shelter located in southeast Austin for Hurricane Harvey evacuees -- will remain open throughout the weekend and until officials deem it's no longer necessary, a representative with the American Red Cross confirmed to ...
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Austin Restaurants Closed Today for Hurricane Harvey

Eater Austin - 26 Aug 2017
Others are embracing the weather with beer and barbecue parties like LeRoy & Lewis at Austin Beerworks. Be safe and avoid all low water crossings. Know of any other closures or changes? Let Eater know through the tipline or in the comments below.
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Man accused of human trafficking in Austin, other Texas cities

KXAN.com - 16 Sep 2017
AUSTIN (KXAN) – A man is being held in the Travis County Jail after police say he lured an 18-year-old woman online, then forced her into prostitution in Dallas and Austin. According to an arrest affidavit, the victim told investigators she met 31-year ...

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