Weather Articles

Florida, Alabama, Mississippi Governors Declare States of Emergency as Subtropical Storm Alberto Nears, Gulf Coast Prepares

By Sean Breslin
May 27, 2018

State and local leaders urged residents to be safe when the storm arrives.

Subtropical Storm Alberto Threatens Gulf Coast from Mississippi to Florida With Flooding, Storm Surge, Winds; Warnings Issued

By the weather.com Digital Meteorologists
May 27, 2018

Here's everything you need to know about this holiday weekend threat.

Plains Heat Wave to Last Through the Memorial Day Weekend, Threatening Daily Records from Texas to Minnesota, North Dakota

By Jonathan Erdman
May 27, 2018

April's cold will be a distant memory after this upcoming heat wave.

Cyclone Mekunu Slams Oman and Yemen, Killing at Least 6

By Eric Zerkel
May 26, 2018

Here's what we know so far about this developing situation.

Cyclone Mekunu's Destruction in Oman, Yemen in Photos

May 26, 2018

Here are some of the most impressive images from the storm..

Memorial Day Weekend Forecast: Rain, Thunderstorms Possible in East, South and West With Warm, Dry Weather in Plains and Southwest

By Brian Donegan
May 26, 2018

Find out if rain will affect your holiday weekend plans.

Subtropical Storm Alberto a Gulf Coast Holiday Weekend Threat; Tropical Storm, Storm Surge, Flash Flood Watches Issued From Florida to Louisiana

By the weather.com Digital Meteorologists
May 26, 2018

Everything you need to know about this holiday weekend threat.

Tropical Cyclone Mekunu Leaves 40 Missing on Socotra Island; 12-Year-Old Girl Reported Dead in Oman

By Associated Press
May 25, 2018

Here's what we know so far about this developing situation.

What's the Difference Between Subtropical and Tropical Storms?

By Jonathan Belles
May 25, 2018

What exactly does subtropical mean and how did Alberto form?

Tropical Development, Future Alberto, Likely in the Gulf of Mexico; Flash Flood, Rip Current Threats Over Memorial Day Weekend

By Chris Dolce
May 25, 2018

Tropical development aside, some impacts are a virtual certainty.

The 2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season Names List Includes One New Name

By Jonathan Erdman
May 24, 2018

Here is the 2018 name list.

It's Still Snowing in Eastern Canada and More Snow Is Possible Here and in the Sierra Nevada Mountains This Weekend

By Linda Lam
May 24, 2018

An unusual out-of-season snowfall results in some unbelievable pictures.

U.S.'s Newest Weather Satellite Has a Critical Issue Only Three Months In

May 24, 2018

Launched only three months ago, GOES-17, the nation's newest weather satellite, has a critical cooling problem that could take a toll on the quality of its photos.

2018 Atlantic Hurricane Season Expected to Be Near- or Above-Average, NOAA Says

By Jonathan Belles
May 24, 2018

NOAA has released its hurricane season outlook for 2018. Here's what it says.

Invest 90L a Memorial Day Weekend Heavy Rain, Flash Flood Threat in the Southeast, Florida Regardless of Tropical or Subtropical Development

By Chris Dolce
May 23, 2018

Tropical development aside, one impact is a virtual certainty in the Southeast into next week.

Hurricanes Will be Wetter, Stronger and Slower in the Future, New Study Says

By Jonathan Belles
May 23, 2018

A new study says hurricanes of the future could have even more potentially deadly impacts.

Puerto Rico's Forests Are Still Shredded Islandwide, NASA Aerial Study Confirms

By Sean Breslin
May 23, 2018

NASA got a good look at the lingering destruction from the 2017 hurricane season, and it left severe destruction in Puerto Rico's forests.

U.S. Tornadoes Are Near a 13-Year Low in 2018

By Brian Donegan
May 23, 2018

We are in the peak of tornado season in the United States, but the atmosphere clearly has other plans.

Why Intensity Doesn't Matter Much for Tropical Rainfall Potential

By Brian Donegan
May 22, 2018

It doesn't take a major hurricane to produce life-threatening flooding.

Why the Projected Path For Hurricanes and Tropical Storms Doesn't Always Tell the Full Story

By Chris Dolce
May 22, 2018

Do you really know what the forecast path means?

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