Whether by car, train or airplane, Sunday travelers can expect significant delays and dangerous conditions because of a snowstorm moving east.
Scientists research and politicians make laws, but bureaucrats like Susanne Torriente are where the rubber meets the (raised) road.
A tornado roared through central Alabama on Saturday, destroying several homes and leaving families trapped in their basements.
A 15-vehicle crash has blocked a section of Interstate 55 in southeastern Missouri as snow from a massive winter storm swept through the area and slicked roads. The Missouri Department of Transportation issued the news of the pileup near Ste. Genevieve on its Twitter page around 4 p.m. Saturday. The department says the interstate was blocked because of the crash, which included a responding firetruck. Motorists were urged to find an alternate route. There was no immediate word on injuries.
Seven weeks after an intense 7.0-magnitude earthquake shook Alaska, intense aftershocks are still menacing the state. Miraculously no one died or was injured in the Nov. 30, 2018, calamity but there have been more than 7,800 recorded aftershocks since the quake struck about seven miles north of the state’s most populous city of Anchorage. Although many are too slight to notice, 20 have had magnitudes of 4.5 or greater, reported The Associated...
A fast-moving storm is expected to blanket large parts of the country with significant amounts of snow into Sunday. The storm that's bearing down on parts of the Midwest and Northeast is expected to deliver snow accumulations that will be the largest snowfall of the season in some places. "The snow is likely to fall at the rate of up to 2-3 inches per hour and may do so from soon after the snow begins to near its conclusion," according to...
Summer had not yet arrived, but already the hillside on the edge of Los Padres National Forest was the color of toast. Even a brilliantly sunny day couldn't dress up the dull palette of invasive grasses that had transformed the slope into a dried-up weed patch.
Californians are cleaning up and drying off after a series of storms dumped heavy rain and snow throughout the state. The latest storm has moved east into the Rockies, but some California roads remain closed Friday as work continues to clear mud, debris and trees.
A wet week resulted in impressive rainfall totals around the Bay Area, with valleys recording upwards of two inches on average and mountainous areas more than four inches. One little-known spot received 9.52 inches in four days. The unincorporated town of Venado is tucked under a lush canopy of redwoods in the mountains of Sonoma County, 10 miles west of Healdsburg. Few people even realize this formerly booming timber town exists — it's now...
<p>The best winter weather photos from across the globe.</p>
Airlines are already canceling flights ahead of a new winter storm forecast to bring snow and ice from the Great Plains to the Midwest and Northeast.
There will be speed restrictions and a ban on all commercial traffic, including buses on most interstates and the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
And why are so many dogs wearing snow boots? Yes, I am a bit chilly, why? While the weather outside may indeed get frightful this winter, a parka, knit hat, wool socks, insulated boots and maybe a roaring fire make things bearable for people who live in cold climates. But what about all the wildlife out there? Won’t they be freezing? Pets are often suited up with protection from the cold.
<p>An extreme heat wave has hit Australia causing temperatures to soar.</p>
Dangerous weather bringing ice and rain is causing a messy commute for millions across the U.S. On the way: An even bigger storm could dump snow from the Rocky Mountains to New England. TODAY’s Sheinelle Jones reports, then Dylan Dreyer takes a closer look at the forecast.
The storm is expected to cause major travel headaches at airports nationwide with the government shutdown, now in day 28
The best photos from this week in weather.
A pair of environmental reports reveal the world has both the warmest oceans and the greatest loss of Antarctic ice ever measured. CNN's Jennifer Gray explains what that could mean for the world's sea levels.
The temperature in the Philly region is expected to drop over the weekend, which means a few more days of bone-rattling wind and possibly even snow.
Snow can turn a city into a magical winter wonderland, but it can also leave devastation and destruction behind. We take a look at the worst snowstorms in the history of the US.
Scientists have theories for how the 300-foot disk formed, though the phenomenon isn't entirely understood.
Several ski resorts in the Tahoe area, including Squaw Valley Alpine Meadows and Northstar California, reported receiving two feet of snow between Tuesday and Wednesday — and that's before the brunt of the storm hit. The snow continued to pile up Wednesday night into Thursday morning, as the storm dumped wet, heavy 'Sierra cement' in the Tahoe basin. The resorts started to boast about how much snow fell in their neck of the woods and the numbers...
An extreme heat wave that is breaking records across Australia is expected to peak in many parts of the country Friday, with temperatures forecast to stay above 40 C degrees Celsius (104 F) for the sixth day in a row.
High winds at Mammoth Mountain in California created this 'snow-devil' on January 16th. AccuWeather's Reed Timmer captured the event while covering the blizzard conditions.