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Benton County Clean Air Authority conditions graph (Benton County Clean Air Authority)
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Tri-City Air Quality Deemed Unhealthy This Week Due to Fires

The Benton County Clean Air Authority rated Monday's air as 'unhealthy.'  According to their website, we are in a state of red.  Air pollution level was at 160, whereas last Friday when it was clear we were at 19.  And, it's not going to get better. We're currently in the bright red.

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Lind 395 crash
Lind 395 crash (KNDU-TV)
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Blowing Dust Related Crash Closes Highway 395 Near Lind

According to reports, Highway 395 has been closed as of 2:30pm near Lind, Northbound, due to a multi-vehicle crash, and reports of a possible grass fire. Some reports indicate it's closed both ways.

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Lack of snow will hurt mountain water reserves
Lack of snow will hurt mountain water reserves (Photo by Johannes Simon/Getty Images)
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Another El Nino Winter Very Likely, Say Northwest Weather Experts

If you're a fan of snow, like us, you will be disappointed.

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How to Tell If It’s Too Hot to Walk Your Dog

With 100+ degree weather we're all struggling to give our kids and pets enough "outside time." But even if your animal has been cooped up all day, you could burn their feet by walking them when the asphalt is too hot.Here's how to tell:

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Getty Images
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Everything You Need to Know About Sunscreen and SPF Levels

There are several things to keep in mind when choosing which sunscreen to use and specifically which SPF (or Sun Protection Factor) is right for you. The FDA says SPF is related to the amount of solar exposure you get. Therefore the ideal SPF may differ depending o

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Lightning
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Woman With No Fear Films Lightning Strike Right Next to Her

We all know lightning strikes are dangerous and scary. This up-close look at one proves it.

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Flooding
Sarah Perez, YouTube
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Watch Horrifying Footage of Out-of-Control River Flooding Into Home

We're getting more looks at the scary flooding that caused chaos throughout Texas last week.

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Drought
DLR Productions, YouTube
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Drone’s Overhead View Captures Devastating Texas Flooding

Texas continues to grapple with the vicious flooding that has crippled the state. To see just how bad it is will leave you speechless.

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We could be facing even drier conditions this year.
We could be facing even drier conditions this year. (Photo by Brent Stirton/Reportage for Getty Images.)
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El Nino Could Worsen Drought in Washington State

As if it wasn't bad enough facing mandatory watering schedules, potential shortages for growers and other water related issues, now a common weather pattern could make the 2015 drought even tougher.

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Dust Storm
Валерий Манакин, YouTube
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Crazy Dust Storm Will Fill Your Eyes With Disbelief

You may not believe what you're about to only sort of see.

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