Pair of cold fronts to bring heavy rain, return to fall weather
ROANOKE, Va. – After a dry and warmer weekend, we’ll follow it up with warmer weather again Monday. A cold front will then inch closer late Monday night into Tuesday morning, leading to some pockets of heavy rain along the West Virginia-Virginia line moving from southwest to northeast. FutureTracker - Tuesday nightIt’s because of the slow movement of the rain, and the amount of moisture around, that we expect 1-2″ of rain area-wide. This could offer us one last round of heavy rain Wednesday night before passing off toward the east. What we're tracking by ThursdayCold front #2 comes in from the west late Thursday and brings in much less humid air.
6/17: A silver lining in flooded Texas; Technology to spot gun fire installed in U.S. school
Heavy rain from Tropical Storm Bill continues to raise fears of severe flooding in Texas. But as Omar Villafranca reports, the tremendous amount of rain has done much to rid the state of its drought; ShotSpotter technology uses microphones that can track the sound of gunfire as it happens and alert police to its location. While advocates say it could help prevent another school massacre, there are privacy concerns.cbsnews.com