Study Says Meteorologists Have Gotten Better at Forecasting Weather

Make fun of the weatherman if you want but modern forecasts have quietly, by degrees, become much better. Meteorologists are now as good with their...

Severe Thunderstorms Damage Homes, Uproot Trees, & Cut Power in Nebraska & Iowa

Residents in parts of eastern Nebraska and western Iowa were cleaning up Saturday after severe thunderstorms - some producing hurricane-force winds - shattered homes,...

Harvey Moves Further Inland; Extent of Damage Unknown

Harvey spun deeper into Texas and unloaded extraordinary amounts of rain Saturday after the once-fearsome hurricane crashed into vulnerable homes and businesses along the...

A Timeline of Tropical Storm Harvey’s Development

Harvey made landfall in Texas on Friday night as the strongest hurricane to hit the U.S. in more than a decade. By Saturday afternoon...

Tropical Storm Harvey Drops Heaviest Rain in US History; Flood Defenses Strained

With its flood defenses strained, the crippled city of Houston anxiously watched dams and levees Tuesday to see if they would hold until the...

Tropical Storm Harvey Finally Fizzling Out

The slow-moving, super-wet and especially devastating storm named Harvey is finally fizzling. Since first hitting shore near Corpus Christi, Texas, more than a week ago,...

Hurricane Irma Strengthens to a Category 5 Storm

Hurricane Irma strengthened into a dangerous Category 5 storm Tuesday as it roared toward the northeast Caribbean on a path that could take it...

The Wrath of the Mother Hurricane Irma

Mass evacuations are underway today after Hurricane Irma slammed into the Caribbean with 185mph winds as aid agencies braced for a 'major humanitarian response'. America's...

There Are Now 3 Active Hurricanes in the Atlantic

The Atlantic now has three active hurricanes. On Wednesday afternoon, Tropical Storm Katia, which formed in the Gulf of Mexico, was officially upgraded to...

Hurricanes Jose & Katia Could Also Make Landfall

Irma isn't the only hurricane that's roaring in the Atlantic. Just as monstrous Category 5 Irma takes aim on Florida, Hurricane Jose reached major hurricane...

Forecasters Say Hurricane Irma’s Prime Target is Now Tampa

With the window closing fast for anyone wanting to escape, Irma hurtled toward Florida with 125 mph winds Saturday on a new projected track...

Hurricane Max to Hit Southern Mexico, Near Acapulco

Tropical Storm Max strengthened into a Category 1 hurricane off Mexico's southern Pacific coast and was forecast to make landfall later Thursday along the...

Hurricane Norma Sparks Tropical Storm Warning for Mexico’s Baja California Peninsula

Hurricane season roared on as Norma edged toward Mexico's resort-studded Baja California Peninsula on Saturday, Jose threatened heavy surf along the U.S. East Coast...

Newly Formed Hurricane Maria Threatens Caribbean Islands Already Hit by Irma

The islands of the eastern Caribbean prepared Sunday to face another potential disaster, with forecasters saying newly formed and likely to strengthen Hurricane Maria...

Hurricane Maria Strengthens to Category 3, Nears Caribbean

Hurricane Maria grew into a Category 3 storm on Monday as it barreled toward a potentially devastating collision with islands in the eastern Caribbean....

Maria Weakens to Tropical Storm After 9 Days as a Hurricane

Maria has finally become just a tropical storm. The latest update from the National Hurricane Center says Maria’s top sustained winds have dropped Tuesday...

Blizzard Breaks Snowfall Records in Montana

The first blizzard of the season has resulted in widespread power outages and downed trees in parts of Montana. Treacherous travel conditions and additional...

Tropical Storm Nate Kills 22 People, Threatens U.S. Gulf Coast as Possible Hurricane

Newly formed Tropical Storm Nate was blamed Thursday for at least 22 deaths in Central America as it dumped rain across the region on...

Tropical Storm Ophelia Poised to Break a Hurricane Season Record More Than a Century...

The feverish 2017 hurricane season doesn’t seem to be letting up: on Monday, Tropical Storm Ophelia formed in the central Atlantic and is expected...

Hurricane Ophelia to Hit the United Kingdom and Ireland

Wind gusts of up to 80 mph (130 kph) may lash the United Kingdom and Ireland as the remnants of Hurricane Ophelia hit the...