Weather Articles

Winter Storm Avery Spreading Snow, Ice, Rain and Travel Headaches From the Ohio Valley to the East

By weather.com meterologists
November 15, 2018

The latest details on this expansive winter storm.

Winter Storm Avery Impacts: 5 Killed on Icy Roads in the South, NASA Launch Delayed

By Sean Breslin
November 15, 2018

Here's what we know so far about the impacts from this winter storm.

Thanksgiving 2018 Travel Weather Forecast: Major Storminess Unlikely This Weekend Into Early Next Week

By Brian Donegan
November 15, 2018

The general weather pattern leading up to Thanksgiving is beginning to come into focus.

Additional Cold Blasts Into This Weekend May Be Followed by Some Thanksgiving Relief

By Linda Lam
November 15, 2018

There's more cold ahead, but perhaps a warmer ray of holiday hope.

Tropical Cyclone Gaja Brings Flooding and Mudslide Threats to Southern India

By Brian Donegan
November 15, 2018

Gaja is expected to make landfall in southeastern India early Friday, local time.

Four Weird Things We’ve Seen During This November Cold Snap

By Chris Dolce
November 14, 2018

November's shivering start has contributed to some unusual weather occurrences.

U.S. Has Its Most Expansive November Snow Cover in Almost 3 Years

By Linda Lam
November 14, 2018

Mid-November snow has been observed in some unusual locations.

5 Reasons Why Freezing Rain Really Is the Worst

By Jonathan Belles
November 14, 2018

We explain why freezing rain is the worst of the precipitation types.

5 Things to Know About Ice Storms

By Linda Lam
November 14, 2018

Ice storms can have significant impacts that last for days. Here is what you need to know.

Thanksgiving 2018 Travel Weather Forecast: Major Storminess Unlikely This Weekend Into Early Next Week

By Brian Donegan
November 14, 2018

The general weather pattern leading up to Thanksgiving is beginning to come into focus.

Snow, Freezing Rain, Sleet to Create Travel Headaches From the South to the Ohio Valley, Appalachians, Northeast Through Friday

By Brian Donegan
November 14, 2018

With cold air in place, a wintry mess is moving in.

High Fire Danger Continues in Southern California Through Wednesday; Pattern Change May Increase Rain Chances Thanksgiving Week

By Chris Dolce
November 14, 2018

Here's when fire weather conditions may improve in California.

Before and After Satellite Images Show Burn Areas From California's 2018 Wildfires

By Chris Dolce
November 13, 2018

The marks left on the earth by California's 2018 wildfires are easy to spot.

It's Been a Deadly 60 Days of Weather Disasters in the U.S.

By Linda Lam
November 13, 2018

From mid-September into mid-November the U.S. has experienced 5 deadly weather disasters.

Early-Week Storm Spreading Snow From Midwest to Interior Northeast as It Soaks the East Coast

By Jonathan Erdman
November 13, 2018

November's stormy reputation will be on display this week. Here's what we know.

California Wildfires, as Told by a Reporter: Here's What She Saw on the Ground at the Camp Fire (PODCAST)

November 13, 2018

To fully grasp what's happening with the California wildfires, listen to what a reporter on the ground has to say.

Invest 96L in the Atlantic Could Develop into a Tropical Depression or Storm This Week

By Jonathan Belles
November 12, 2018

We're watching what may become the last named storm of the season near the Lesser Antilles.

Smoke From the Northern California Wildfire is Making Air Unhealthy in the Bay Area, Sacramento

By Drew MacFarlane
November 12, 2018

As the Camp Fire continues to scorch Northern California, air quality has dropped dramatically.

At Least 29 Dead in Wildfire That Destroyed Northern California Town and Is Now the Most Destructive Fire in California History

By Pam Wright
November 11, 2018

Here's what we know about the wildfire burning in Northern California.

Why California's Wildfires Are Most Destructive in Fall

By Jonathan Erdman
November 10, 2018

They can occur year-round, but fall's fires in the Golden State can be particularly destructive.

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