Stories tagged: storm
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 …
Fri., Dec. 16, 2016, 2:50 p.m.
A pre-winter storm drenched California with rain and dumped nearly three feet of snow to help bolster the vital Sierra Nevada snowpack but also triggered mud flows, street flooding and …
Thu., Dec. 15, 2016, 11:17 p.m.
Erick Daza braved a snow-covered suburban street Thursday to pick up his girlfriend’s car, one of many that got stuck in a winter storm that brought Oregon’s largest city to …
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 …