Low Temperature (F) Ending Fri. Sept. 16, 2011
A slow-moving storm is expected to bring the mountains surrounding Aspen an early taste of snow on Wednesday night, according to the National Weather Service.
Mayor Mike Bloomberg's plan for New York City with hurricane Irene bearing down on the Big Apple was to evacuate residents and force businesses to close in low-lying areas.
If you live in the eastern time zone, odds are you're battening down the hatches in advance of Hurricane Irene, a Category 2 monster threatening much of the eastern seaboard. Coastal communities are under mandatory evacuation orders in several states
Our projected path map below continues to paint an ominous picture by pointing Hurricane Irene right in the direction of the East Coast this weekend.
The bitterly cold blast that has hit New Zealand this week should ease off over the coming days, but heavy snow is still expected overnight in many areas, including Wellington and Christchurch.
I couldn't stop watching. It's still hard to imagine, even after seeing it.
Wichita, Kan., residents are still reeling from a bizarre weather system that spiked temperatures 20 degrees in a matter of minutes in the early hours of Thursday morning. KSN Channel 3's meteorologist JD Rudd explained the causes of the rare nigh
The twister cut a path 6 miles long and more than a half-mile wide through the center of town, adding that tornado sirens gave residents about a 20-minute warning before the tornado touched down on the Joplin's west side.
So now the Army is deciding whom to flood, and whom to save, from its dam system. Ever since the feds socialized all the rivers and other moving water in the 19th century, we have been at the mercy of the famously corrupt and inept Corps of Engineers
In an agonizing trade-off, Army engineers open a spillway along the bulging Mississippi River and inundate thousands of homes and farms in parts of Louisiana’s Cajun country to avert a potentially bigger disaster in Baton Rouge and New Orleans.
An Emirates A380 being struck by lighting has been caught on video. It shows a dramatic series of lighting bolts hitting the world's largest commercial plane as it prepared to land in London.
April 28, 2011: The power was still out when I woke up the morning after the storm. I made coffee on our camp stove in the back yard and sat in a lawn chair to listen to the radio. The news was worse than I'd expected. As the sun rose to begin an ap
Tornadoes and storms wreak havoc across southern US, killing at least 227 people and causing floods and power outages.
In what may be one of the most damaging outbreaks of tornado in U.S. history, nearly 180 people are said to have died in the devastating storms that have ripped across the south and mid-west this month.
Another devastating, deadly tornado outbreak that started in Mississippi Wednesday afternoon continues across the Southeast with more tornadoes touching down. The tornadoes and severe thunderstorms have killed at least 72 people across the South o
Lambert-St. Louis International Airport officials released surveillance video that shows debris swirling inside the airport as workers and passengers run to take cover when the EF2 tornado hit. The damage to the Lambert Airport is estimated to be in
Winds that reached estimated speeds of 110 miles per hour in central Mississippi damaged more than 40 homes as severe storms dumped large hail and heavy rain flooded roads, officials said. There were no immediate reports of injuries.
NASA's Project Icebridge estimates show that Artctic sea ice has now melted back to 1/2 the size of the continental U.S. (3,717,813 sq mi). Scientists like Tom Wagner are investigating how much more will melt and when.
A second powerful blizzard in a week roared through parts of the nation's midsection on Wednesday, dumping more than a foot of snow on areas still digging out from last week's major storm and contributing to at least two traffic deaths.
Veteran weather modification expert Ben Livingston is a former Navy Physicist who briefed President Lyndon B. Johnson on the effectiveness of weather control back in the 1960′s during the Vietnam era, when he was involved in cloud seeding progr
I think increasing one’s self-reliance is the better answer to reducing dependence on the system– this could mean a lot of things: having a second residence in a more stable place overseas; installing solar paneling; storing extra food and water; div
The mammoth winter storm that began Tuesday left Midwesterners shivering in its frozen footprint and crushed snow-laden buildings in the Northeast. The 2,000-mile-long system unloaded as much as 2 feet of snow, crippled airports and stranded drivers
One of the most powerful storms ever recorded in Australia pulled houses apart and snapped power poles as it ripped across already flood-sodden Queensland state Thursday, leaving authorities relieved that no one was killed. Officials had issued da
Ernest Hancock - Today's news 02-02-11
Ernest Hancock - Today's news 02-02-11
This January may have been the snowiest month on record here in New York, but it looks like the winter isn't anywhere near ready to stop vomiting snow all over the country.
The winter 2011 storm that is referred to as "the storm of the century" is hitting farmers extremely hard. The snow that's quickly moving across the nation is significantly threatening the agriculture industry.
Travelers are being grounded as cities across the country gear up for massive winter storms.
A major winter storm brings blizzard conditions and a crippling ice storm to the region through tomorrow night.