February 26, 2024

WASHINGTON (AP) — Hundreds of flights throughout the USA had been canceled or delayed, and energy was misplaced to greater than 1.1 million houses and companies Monday as intense storms, with the potential for tornadoes, hail and lightning, tore by way of japanese California. USA.

The rains started to fall within the Washington metropolitan space shortly after 5:00 p.m., with skies steadily turning grey, a precursor to forecast storms and energy outages.

The Nationwide Climate Service issued a twister look ahead to the DC metropolitan space till 9:00 p.m., in addition to a flood watch by way of Tuesday morning. A particular assertion from the service warned that “important danger of damaging hurricane-force winds exists regionally, in addition to potential hail and tornadoes, together with extreme tornadoes.”

The vary of the storms was huge, and twister watches had been issued for 10 states, from Tennessee to New York. The Nationwide Climate Service mentioned twister watches had reached greater than 29.5 million individuals as of Monday afternoon, with the realm of ​​best concern being within the Washington-Baltimore area.

As of Monday night, about 1,500 flights within the nation had been canceled and greater than 7,000 had been delayed, in accordance with the FlightAware flight monitoring service. Greater than 1 / 4 of the cancellations had been at Atlanta’s Hartsfield-Jackson Worldwide Airport, which was in search of to resolve harm attributable to Sunday’s storms.

The Federal Aviation Administration mentioned it was rerouting planes to locations on the East Coast, and warned that it would begin suspending flights to and from the New York Metropolis metropolitan space, Philadelphia, Washington, Charlotte and Atlanta.

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