Most of Utah will be under an excessive heat warning Friday with temperatures expected to reach triple digits Friday.
Extreme heat has created a real problem for Utah roadways and the crews who keep the roads in good shape.
Doctors and veterinarians are encouraging Utahns to know the early warning signs of heat-related illnesses and take preventative steps as record-breaking heat hits the Beehive State.
Utah Department of Transportation crews worked overnight to repair concrete on Interstate 215 that buckled due to excessive heat.
Tropical Storm Elsa battered parts of the Dominican Republic and Haiti with heavy rain and high winds as its center passed to the south on Saturday, threatening flash flooding and mudslides.
The Zion Canyon Medical Clinic has closed for the first time in more than 35 years after flash floods caused extensive damage to the building.
A massive cleanup is underway in southern Utah after flash floods hit Washington and Kane Counties, flooding several homes in Hildale, Utah and Colorado City, Arizona and causing damage to Zion National Park.
Flash flooding in parts of southern Utah has sent water rushing into homes, forcing road closures and leaving drivers stranded.
A massive storm and at least one tornado ripped through Chicago suburbs late Sunday, injuring 11 people and damaging hundreds of homes.
What was Tropical Storm Claudette has now become a tropical depression but was still dumping heavy rain as it pushed into the Southeast Saturday evening, threatening to add to the flooding it already has left in parts of four states.
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