Global Weather News

January 29, 2019
December 19, 2018: The Latest on a tornado that damaged homes in Washington state (all times local): 11:05 a.m.
October 4, 2018
September 20, 2018: Rolling thunderstorms will likely dampen your weekend plans in Houston, according to the National Weather Service.
September 3, 2018: Houston's streak of rotten holiday weather continued Monday as rainstorms caused flooding across the region, especially near the Gulf Coast.
August 25, 2018: All coastal weather warnings and watch advisories for the Hawaiian Islands were lifted on Saturday as Tropical Storm Lane weakened further and drifted to the west, away from land, the National Weather Service (NWS) said.
June 11, 2018: (Reuters) - Gusting winds driving the flames of a largely uncontrolled wildfire are expected to keep fanning the blaze through an 11th day on Monday on the bone-dry hills of southwest Colorado, where more than 2,000 homes have already been evacuated.
June 11, 2018: Gusting winds driving the flames of a largely uncontrolled wildfire are expected to keep fanning the blaze through an 11th day on Monday.
May 30, 2018: A flash flood emergency was issued in North Carolina ahead of now-Tropical Depression Alberto, in what forecasters said is a life-threatening situation.
May 17, 2018: Two tornadoes with high-speed winds reportedly tore through parts of a New York county on Tuesday as widespread storms barreled through the Northeast.
May 17, 2018: Three tornadoes with high-speed winds reportedly tore through parts of New York on Tuesday as widespread storms barreled through the Northeast.
May 16, 2018: Two tornados with high-speed winds reportedly tore through parts of a New York county on Tuesday as widespread storms barreled through the Northeast.
April 11, 2018
February 21, 2018
February 7, 2018: AccuWeather has further reviewed recent National Weather Service statements related to the miscoded NWS tsunami warning of Feb. 6, and stands by its original conclusion. It seems clear that the NWS codes were the problem.
February 6, 2018: A new winter storm will bring a mix of snow, sleet, ice and rain across the Midwest on Tuesday and into the Northeast later this week, forecasters said.
February 6, 2018: AccuWeather passed on a National Weather Service Tsunami Warning that was intended by the NWS to be a test but was miscoded by the NWS as a real warning.
September 27, 2017: There are currently 248 vacancies at the National Weather Service.
August 27, 2017: "We're in kind of unprecedented territory with this storm," says NWS meteorologist Patrick Burke.
August 25, 2017
July 27, 2017: Sometimes, you have to wonder if Mother Nature has a sense of humor; that was certainly the case Wednesday evening in El Paso, when a monsoonal severe thunderstorm dropped a wet microburst directly on top of the National Weather Service radar. “I was driving home, and after about 10 minutes I looked back and saw [...
June 27, 2017: Differences make us stronger, more flexible, and more open to new ideas. Diversity leads to innovation, creativity and… Posted by U.S. National Weather Service (NWS) on Monday, June 26, 2017 The National Weather Service wanted to show some support for its LGBT employees and the community at-large. June is...
June 2, 2017: The employees of the National Weather Service are demoralized, according to a recent report by the Government Accountability Office. They are understaffed and spread thin, covering shifts and positions beyond what they were hired to fill. The weather never sleeps, and apparently neither does the Weather Service. Bet...
April 6, 2017
April 5, 2017