Weather Articles

Tornadoes Strike Several Iowa Towns, Leaving Significant Damage, Injuring At Least 17

By Sean Breslin
July 20, 2018

Powerful tornadoes struck the Midwest on Thursday afternoon, leaving severe damage. Here's what we know.

A Second Day of Widespread Severe Thunderstorms Will Rake the Ohio Valley and Tennessee Valley Friday After Thursday's Iowa Tornadoes

By Jonathan Erdman
July 20, 2018

This severe siege is being triggered by a major pattern shift.

11 Dead in Duck Boat Crash at Missouri's Table Rock Lake During 60+ MPH Wind Gusts

By weather.com
July 20, 2018

Here's the latest on Thursday's deadly incident.

Heavy Rain, Flood Threat to Return to the East This Weekend, Lasting Through Next Week

By Chris Dolce
July 20, 2018

July's closing stretch will be wet and muggy in the East.

1 Killed in Oregon as Western Wildfires Rage

By Sean Breslin
July 20, 2018

Officials confirmed one death in a wildfire that has burned more than 70 square miles of land in northern Oregon.

A Thunderstorm Erupted Over L.A. Wednesday and the Social Media Reaction Was Entertaining

By Jonathan Erdman
July 19, 2018

How unusual was this L.A. thunderstorm?

Japan Heat Wave Kills at Least 30 Just Days After Deadly Floods

By Sean Breslin
July 19, 2018

The heat wave impacted some of the same areas where more than 150 people were killed by flooding a week ago.

Sweden Wildfires Most Serious in Recent Times Aggravated By Record-Smashing Heat, Ongoing Drought With No End in Sight

By Jonathan Erdman
July 19, 2018

Months of persistent heat and drought are taking their toll in Scandinavia.

Why Atlantic Tropical Activity Is as Suppressed as It Gets, and Why It Might Wake Up at Month's End

By Jonathan Belles
July 18, 2018

The tropics could be a bit more active toward the end of the month.

Pattern Change This Week Means Big Weather Changes Across the United States

By Chris Dolce
July 18, 2018

The nation will be divided when it comes to weather conditions this week.

Thunderstorms With Heavy Rainfall and Strong Winds Likely to Cause Travel Woes in the Northeast on Tuesday

By Chris Dolce
July 17, 2018

Tuesday afternoon and evening could be a mess for travelers in the Northeast.

Deadly Watford City, North Dakota, Tornado Reveals Holes in U.S. Doppler Radar Coverage

By Chris Dolce
July 17, 2018

Radar coverage in the U.S. is strong overall, but there are some holes.

What to Know About This Week's Weather Across the U.S.

By Linda Lam
July 16, 2018

A pattern change will bring numerous changes in the week ahead.

Subtropical Storm Beryl to Dissipate as it Tracks Away From the U.S.

By The weather.com Digital Meteorology Team
July 15, 2018

Beryl got a second life in the northern Atlantic, but it won't be around much longer.

Pattern Change Coming: Hottest Time of the Year May Not Be Hot in the Midwest and East

By Chris Dolce
July 15, 2018

Mid-July may not be sweltering in parts of the Midwest and East.

Madden-Julian Oscillation: A Factor in Hurricane Season Forecasting You May Not Have Heard of Before

By Brian Donegan
July 13, 2018

The Madden-Julian Oscillation may not be well known, but it's an important factor during the hurricane season.

Memphis Radar Captures Mesmerizing Loop of Thunderstorms and a Circular Outflow Boundary Resembling a Jellyfish

By Jonathan Erdman
July 13, 2018

These summer thunderstorms were far from ordinary for meteorologists and weather geeks.

Massive Glacial Flood Led to Ancient 200-Year Cold Snap on Earth, Study Says

By Pam Wright
July 13, 2018

The study's findings paint a foreboding picture for Earth today.

Two Weeks After It Snowed, Parts of Newfoundland Will Be Impacted by Former Hurricane Chris

By Brian Donegan
July 12, 2018

Newfoundland, Canada, has transitioned from winter to summer in just two weeks.

Rare Sight: Lone Cumulonimbus Cloud Hovers Over Galveston, Texas

By Brian Donegan
July 12, 2018

The cloud was unique as it was by itself among otherwise clear skies.

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