Stories tagged: storm
Thu., Oct. 13, 2016, 9:33 a.m.
Forecasters want to make this clear: The weather in the Inland Northwest this weekend won’t be nearly as destructive as last year’s November windstorm.
Tue., Oct. 4, 2016, 4:39 p.m.
Airlines are canceling some flights to the Caribbean and even the mainland U.S. as Hurricane Matthew is expected to spin toward Florida later this week.
Mon., Oct. 3, 2016, 12:29 p.m.
Heavy rains from the outer bands of Hurricane Matthew drenched Jamaica and Haiti on Monday, flooding streets and sending many people to emergency shelters as the Category 4 storm approached …
Sat., Sept. 17, 2016, 7:26 p.m.
The strongest typhoon to hit China this year has left 28 people dead and 15 others missing in the east of the country.
Mon., Sept. 5, 2016, 12:38 p.m.
A third death associated with Tropical Storm Hermine has been reported as the storm moves along the East Coast.
Fri., Sept. 2, 2016, 9:13 p.m.
Before Jack Sock took on 2014 U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic in the third round, the 23-year-old American acknowledged that, as of a couple of years ago, simply making it …
Thu., Sept. 1, 2016, 1:10 p.m.
The storm bearing down on Florida’s northwest coast strengthened into Hurricane Hermine on Thursday afternoon and is on its way to becoming the first hurricane to strike Florida in 11 …
Tue., Aug. 9, 2016, 9:54 a.m.
Macedonian authorities on Tuesday raised the death toll from a heavy storm that hit the capital Skopje over the weekend to 22, and said a 16-month-old girl remains missing.
Tue., Aug. 2, 2016, 4:50 p.m.
A weather system that already has caused at least six deaths in the Dominican Republic has been designated as Tropical Storm Earl.
Mon., May 30, 2016, 11:17 a.m.
The Coast Guard says the body of a man who was swept away while trying to rescue a woman in distress has been recovered near where he disappeared on the …
Thu., May 26, 2016, 10:04 p.m.
Bryan Rust scored a pair of second-period goals and Matt Murray stopped 16 shots to lift the Pittsburgh Penguins to a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning in Game …
Mon., May 9, 2016, 6:45 p.m.
Tornadoes swept across portions of the Plains on Monday, killing two people in Oklahoma including an elderly man who was inside a home that was torn apart by one of …
Thu., April 28, 2016, 3:36 p.m.
The mayor of Gulfport, Mississippi, has declared a state of emergency because of heavy rain and widespread flooding in the largest city on the state’s Gulf Coast.
Wed., April 27, 2016, 9:48 a.m.
Springtime storms developed in parts of the Midwest and South on Wednesday, with forecasters warning that hail and high winds would be a bigger concern than tornadoes.
Tue., April 26, 2016, 7:58 a.m.
Police say a Pennsylvania school bus driver asked an 11-year-old student to get off the bus and move a downed, live power line.
Tue., April 26, 2016, 6:56 a.m.
Forecasters are warning that severe storms could bring “significant” tornadoes and grapefruit-sized hail to the Great Plains on Tuesday, while severe thunderstorms and strong wind gusts are predicted for Mid-Atlantic …
Fri., April 15, 2016, 7:07 a.m.
The year’s hurricane season will be near-average, with the formation of 12 named storms, including five hurricanes making landfall along the U.S. coastline or in the Caribbean, according to a …
Fri., April 1, 2016, 8:42 p.m.
Strong storms plowed through Georgia on their way to the Carolinas Friday, spawning at least one confirmed tornado, after setting off tornadoes that swirled through Louisiana, Mississippi and Alabama.
Wed., March 30, 2016, 11:35 a.m.
Strong storms could spawn some tornadoes as they dump heavy rain on several states across the South through Friday, forecasters predict.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 8:25 a.m.
Emergency officials in Louisiana and Mississippi were watching the rise of the Pearl River, which divides the two states Monday amid widespread flooding that has damaged thousands of homes.
Mon., March 14, 2016, 7:47 a.m.
Thousands of people are still without power Monday morning a day after a fierce wind storm whipped through Western Washington.
Wed., March 2, 2016, 8:42 a.m.
Officials say more than 10,000 customers around western Washington remained without power following blustery, rainy weather.
Tue., March 1, 2016, 4:06 p.m.
Officials say more than 50,000 customers in Seattle and around western Washington are without power due to blustery weather, downed trees and power lines.
Tue., Feb. 16, 2016, 9:35 a.m.
A President’s Day storm brought record rainfall to the Pacific Northwest and sent rivers overflowing their banks in Western Washington on Tuesday.
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 11:56 a.m.
The second winter storm in four days to hit the Northeast centered on New England on Monday, bringing howling winds and coastal flooding and threatening Cape Cod and southeastern Massachusetts …
Mon., Feb. 1, 2016, 10:17 a.m.
Powerful winds lashed Southern California on Monday at the tail end of a winter storm that also brought heavy rain and mountain snow.
Tue., Nov. 17, 2015, 5:22 p.m.
Heavy winds and dangerous road conditions forced the postponement of Eastern Washington’s basketball game Tuesday night, EWU athletic director Bill Chaves said. The Eagles will play Seattle University on Wednesday. …
Sun., Nov. 9, 2014, 11:08 a.m.
A massive storm expected to help push Arctic air toward the lower 48 states was moving slowly east after blasting parts of Alaska’s Aleutian Islands with hurricane-force winds.
Thu., Sept. 4, 2014
Homeowners, renters and business owners hit hard in a July windstorm may be eligible for federal help. The U.S. Small Business Association announced Wednesday it has granted a disaster declaration …
Thu., Aug. 21, 2014
Several weeks after storms hit, local arborists continue cleaning up toppled trees for homeowners across the Inland Northwest. Homeowners who had a tree blown over in their yard can pay …