Stories tagged: storm
Fri., Aug. 25, 2017, 3:32 p.m.
As Hurricane Harvey continued to intensify Friday, airlines have announced they will waive change fees for travelers whose plans may have included stops in and around cities in Texas. According …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 23, 2017, 10:52 p.m.
The death toll from Typhoon Hato has risen to at least nine as the most powerful storm to hit the southern China region around Hong Kong in more than half …
UPDATED: Wed., Aug. 9, 2017, 11:07 p.m.
Hurricane Franklin made landfall on Mexico’s central Gulf coast Thursday, pounding a mountainous region prone to flash floods and mudslides with torrential rains and heavy winds.
Tue., Aug. 8, 2017, 12:14 p.m.
Heavy rains that caused flooding in some parts of the Houston area and prompted about two-dozen water rescues on Tuesday seemed to have stopped just before getting worse but with …
UPDATED: Wed., July 5, 2017, 8:50 p.m.
The Atlantic Ocean’s next tropical depression has a good chance of forming either Wednesday night or on Thursday, forecasters said.
Thu., June 1, 2017, 11:22 a.m.
Some coastal residents always put off emergency preparations until storm clouds loom on the horizon. The National Hurricane Center is going to try giving those people a deadline this year, …
Wed., May 17, 2017, 8:36 a.m.
Storms whipped through a wide swath of the nation’s midsection, giving rise to tornadoes that flattened a Wisconsin mobile home park and an Oklahoma subdivision and killing at least two …
Tue., May 9, 2017, 10:14 a.m.
A Montana woman was killed when a tree struck her during a weekend thunderstorm.
Wed., April 5, 2017, 1:50 p.m.
A tornado with wind speeds of up to 120 mph caused damage to a fire station, elementary school and several other buildings in southwest Missouri, the National Weather Service said …
UPDATED: Wed., April 5, 2017, 6:27 p.m.
Severe storms raking the Southeast unleashed one large tornado and more than a half dozen apparent twisters Wednesday, toppling trees, roughing up South Carolina’s ‘peach capital’ and raining out golfers …
Wed., April 5, 2017, 5:07 a.m.
Hurricane Matthew will officially go down as the deadliest Atlantic hurricane in more than a decade.
UPDATED: Fri., March 31, 2017, 11:18 p.m.
March is not going out like a lamb in parts of New England.
Tue., March 28, 2017, 9:38 p.m.
Three storm chasers were killed when their vehicles collided at a rural crossroads during severe West Texas storms on Tuesday.
Mon., March 20, 2017, 3:55 p.m.
Gov. Jay Inslee has signed an emergency proclamation to free up state resources should flooding or other damage happen because of rain and early snow melt in Eastern Washington.
UPDATED: Mon., March 20, 2017, 4:54 p.m.
A large tree that fell during a storm at Ghana’s Kintampo Waterfall killed at least 17 people, mostly students, as they were visiting the site north of the capital, officials …
Thu., March 2, 2017, 9:03 a.m.
A California billionaire has donated $5 million for flood relief efforts in San Jose.
Thu., March 2, 2017, 8:55 a.m.
A northern Illinois man has died after being struck by a tree during a powerful Midwestern storm, raising the death toll for the regional storms to four.
Tue., Feb. 21, 2017, 11:20 a.m.
Northern California was battered by another atmospheric river that produced record rainfall and wind gusts that reached 199 mph. The dramatic gusts were recorded high in the Sierra Nevada, where …
Sat., Feb. 18, 2017, 11:29 p.m.
A huge Pacific storm that parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least three people, eased off Saturday. But …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 17, 2017, 8:10 p.m.
A powerful Pacific storm blew into Southern and Central California on Friday with wind-driven heavy rains that downed power lines and electrocuted a man, stranded others in flooded areas and …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 23, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
Sunshine and rainbows alternated with thunderclaps, downpours, snow and hail on Monday as the last in a trio of storms broke up over California after flooding roads and homes and …
Mon., Jan. 16, 2017, 9 p.m.
Breanna Stewart is returning to the U.S. from China to rehab her knee.
Mon., Jan. 9, 2017, 8:11 p.m.
Emergency crews in rescue boats and helicopters rushed to take advantage of a one-day break between storms Monday to rescue stranded people and assess damage after the heaviest rain in …
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 4:58 p.m.
Snow and sleet pounded a large swath of the U.S. East Coast on Saturday, coating roads with ice and causing hundreds of crashes. Thousands of people lost power and forecasters …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
Sierra travelers trapped by back-to-back storms that dropped more than 2 feet of snow have a brief window to pass, before the arrival of a weather system Saturday so wet …
Tue., Dec. 27, 2016, 7:34 a.m.
The furious winter storm that swept into the northern Great Plains on Christmas Day weakened Tuesday, but thousands remained without power in the Dakotas and Michigan.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 9:45 a.m.
A major winter storm hit eastern Idaho with even more ferocity than expected.
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 8:24 a.m.
Travel conditions remained hazardous as a winter storm swept across much of the northern Great Plains Monday, with blowing and drifting snow creating near-zero visibility on some roads.
Sat., Dec. 24, 2016, 5:13 p.m.
A powerful typhoon was heading for a Christmas Day collision with the central Philippines.
Sat., Dec. 17, 2016, 3:42 p.m.
A winter storm of snow, freezing rain and bone-chilling temperatures socked the nation’s mid-section and East Coast on Saturday, causing hundreds of accidents on icy roads and putting a crimp …