Weather Articles

Severe Thunderstorms Possible Through Thursday in Parts of the Midwest, South and East

By Brian Donegan
April 8, 2020

Here's when and where the severe threat will be through Thursday.

Tropical Cyclone Harold to Hit Tonga After Hammering Fiji and Vanuatu

By Linda Lam
April 8, 2020

Harold has already caused destruction in parts of Fiji and Vanuatu and it will hit Tonga next.

California Rain, Mountain Snow to Continue Through Friday; Flood Watches Include Death Valley, America's Driest Place

By Jonathan Belles
April 8, 2020

Some of America's most interesting weather may take place in its typically driest place.

Cyclone Harold Nears Tonga After Leaving Injuries, Damage in Fiji

By Ron Brackett and Jan Wesner Childs
April 8, 2020

Cyclone Harold continues its damaging trek.

Nine-Inch Hail? Potential World-Record Hailstone Identified in Argentine Research Project

By Chris Dolce
April 8, 2020

The size of an Argentine hailstone from more than two years ago might have rivaled the largest on record.

Easter Weekend Severe Weather Outbreak, Including a Threat For Tornadoes, Possible in the South

By Jonathan Erdman
April 8, 2020

This weekend's weather may be dangerous. Here's what we know right now.

Early-Week Warmth to Fade Quickly as Pattern Change Ushers in Widespread Cooldown East of Rockies

By Chris Dolce
April 8, 2020

The week will start with a pleasant warmup, but an abrupt change to cooler temperatures is expected.

Reports of Injuries, Damaged Buildings from Cyclone Harold in Fiji

By Ron Brackett
April 7, 2020

Cyclone Harold continues its damaging trek.

Body of Kennedy Family Member Recovered After Canoe Accident in Windy Conditions on Chesapeake Bay

By Jan Wesner Childs and Ron Brackett
April 7, 2020

Two members of the Kennedy family went missing while in a canoe on the Chesapeake Bay.

Where the Most Weather Warnings Are Issued in the U.S.

By Jonathan Erdman
April 6, 2020

Which NWS offices issue the most weather warnings? We looked at 10 years of data to find out.

A Big Hole Appeared in Cloud Cover Over the North Pacific Ocean Sunday; Here’s What Caused It

By Brian Donegan
April 6, 2020

Satellite imagery captured a strange sight over the North Pacific Ocean on Sunday.

Satellite Imagery Shows How Tropical Cyclone Harold Quickly Intensified and Pummeled Vanuatu

By Chris Dolce
April 6, 2020

This collection of satellite imagery shows how Harold made a punishing strike on Vanuatu.

What We're Watching for the First Full Week of April

By Jonathan Belles
April 5, 2020

Here's what we're watching in the week ahead.

Kennedy Family Members Presumed Dead After Canoe Accident in Windy Conditions on Chesapeake Bay

By Jan Wesner Childs
April 4, 2020

Two members of the Kennedy family went missing while in a canoe on the Chesapeake Bay.

Passengers Tossed from Ferry as Cyclone Harold Battered Solomon Islands; at Least 24 Reported Missing

By Sean Breslin
April 4, 2020

Boats were warned not to travel in the area as Cyclone Harold hit the Solomon Islands Thursday night.

Snow Blanketing Parts of Rockies, Plains to Start April, the Snowiest Month for Some

By Brian Donegan
April 3, 2020

Heavy snow can be an April thing for some.

8 Things the April 1974 Super Outbreak Taught Us About Tornadoes

By Jonathan Erdman
April 3, 2020

It was a tornado outbreak few will ever forget.

Strong Atlantic Ocean Storm Bringing Rain, High Winds, Coastal Flooding to New England Could Become Subtropical System

By Chris Dolce
April 3, 2020

It's an intense storm that could have interesting meteorological twist.

Warmup East of the Rockies This Weekend Could Bring Storm Threat Next Week

By Brian Donegan
April 3, 2020

It will be warm for many, but it might also be stormy.

Wildfire Chances to Increase in Parts of the West by Early Summer

By Linda Lam
April 2, 2020

Wildfire concerns may be greatest in Florida in late spring but will increase in the West by early summer.

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