Weather Articles

Winter Storm Quiana Moves East, Bringing Blizzard Conditions; Interstates Shut Down

By Sean Breslin
February 23, 2019

Schools were closed, as were some roads, as Winter Storm Quiana hit the Southwest. Here's the latest as it moves east.

Winter Storm Quiana to Hammer the Plains With Blizzard Conditions and the Great Lakes and East With High Winds

By Linda Lam
February 23, 2019

Quiana will produce heavy snow, but its high winds may affect the most population.

Severe Storms, Flooding Possible Late Saturday in Alabama, Tennessee after Tornadoes Strike Mississippi and Alabama

February 23, 2019

A few severe thunderstorms are possible across the South Saturday and the threat of dangerous flooding will continue.

Evacuations, Rescues in Mississippi, Tennessee as Flooding Rains Continue in Deep South

By Pam Wright
February 23, 2019

Heavy rainfall triggered flooding and landslides in parts of the South. Here's what we know so far.

More Snow Is Ahead for the Pacific Northwest, Including in Portland

By Linda Lam
February 23, 2019

More snow is expected early this week in the Northwest, including in Portland, Oregon.

March Temperature Outlook: Cooler Pattern to Continue in the West

By Jonathan Belles
February 23, 2019

A familiar pattern is expected to continue into March.

Tornadoes in February: Yes, They Happen. Don't Underestimate the Threat

By Chris Dolce
February 22, 2019

February may be a winter month, but that doesn't mean you can't see tornadoes.

Flagstaff, Arizona, Shatters Century-Plus Old All-Time Snowiest Day Record

By Jonathan Erdman
February 22, 2019

As weather records go, this one was a biggie in northern Arizona.

West's Active Winter So Far Has Had a Huge Impact on Drought

By Linda Lam
February 22, 2019

A persistent wet and cold pattern has brought much-needed rain and snow to the West this winter, improving drought conditions in the region.

Twin Tropical Cyclones, Spinning in Opposite Directions, May Become Double Land Threats in Pacific

By Jonathan Belles
February 22, 2019

Twin cyclones are spinning in the Pacific Ocean, and they could affect land.

Where February's Average Temperature Has Been Below Zero

By Brian Donegan
February 21, 2019

The first three weeks of February have averaged below-zero for some cities in Montana, the Dakotas and Minnesota.

Thunder Is Louder and Longer When It's Colder Out. Here's Why

By Linda Lam
February 21, 2019

Thunder in cold thunderstorms can sound louder and last longer than thunder in warmer weather.

Pakistan Rain, Flash Flooding Kills 26

By The Associated Press
February 21, 2019

Torrential rainfall triggered deadly flash flooding in Pakistan Thursday. Here's the latest.

Winter Storm Petra Shuts Down D.C., Snarls Traffic; Deaths Confirmed in Kansas, Delaware New Jersey

By Pam Wright
February 21, 2019

Winter Storm Petra pushed east Wednesday, creating a treacherous commute for millions. Here's the latest.

Las Vegas Strip Sees First Measurable Snow in Over 10 Years

By Chris Dolce
February 21, 2019

A persistently cold pattern has wrung out multiple bouts of snow in Las Vegas this month.

Winter Storm Petra Spreading a Mess of Snow and Ice Across the Northeast

By weather.com meteorologists
February 21, 2019

Winter Storm Petra's widespread snow and ice will move across the Northeast through Thursday.

Flood Threat Yet Again in the South and Ohio Valley With Multiple Rounds of Rain Likely Into This Weekend

By Chris Dolce
February 20, 2019

Heavy rain has soaked the South and Ohio Valley since late fall, and more is on the way this week, raising flooding fears.

Jet Stream Winds from Southwest to Northeast U.S. Among the Highest on Record

By Brian Donegan
February 19, 2019

Flyers from Los Angeles to London cruised at 800 mph Monday night, arriving at their destination more than 45 minutes early.

Warming World to Bring More Storms and Stagnant Air, Study Says

By Ron Brackett
February 19, 2019

Climate change is making summer weather stormier in the Northern Hemisphere and causing more poor air-quality days in urban areas, the MIT study found.

Buffalo, New York, Just Surpassed 100 Inches of Snow for the Season and It’s Only Mid-February

By Brian Donegan
February 19, 2019

With about a month of winter remaining, Buffalo, New York, has already surpassed the century mark for snowfall.

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