March 31, 2021:
When people think of a thunderstorm, towering clouds on a warm and humid summer day may come to mind, but one thunderstorm tracked by forecasters over the Pacific Ocean several years ago set a record for the extremely cold conditions that it generated. A new study published in American Geophysical Union examined a p...
March 19, 2021:
There are flooding concerns across the eastern Gulf Coast and much of the Southeast, with heavy rain and unseasonable cold expected for much of the region. WFOR-TV's Craig Setzer takes a look at what's ahead for the region.
December 24, 2020:
The storm that will threaten the eastern United States with rain, wind and snow through the Christmas holiday can also unleash severe thunderstorms across southern portions of the storm as people finish up their last minute holiday preparations. Similar to a storm that swept across the Southeast last week, the storm...
July 12, 2020:
Severe thunderstorm activity has been plentiful across the Plains and Midwest so far this month, and after a brief reprieve from wet weather on Sunday, the region will face the threat for potentially damaging thunderstorms once again early week. In the wake of an active day in terms of severe thunderstorm reports ac...
July 2, 2020:
A severe thunderstorm that blasted through west Texas on Tuesday was so powerful that it caused dozens of cars on a freight train to derail and significant damage throughout the area, according to officials.
June 26, 2020:
A front draped across the Great Lakes back through the central Plains will be the focus for strong to severe thunderstorms today. There’s a greater than average risk of these stronger storms for the Midwest so that means the risk of damaging winds, large hail, some tornadoes and heavy rain for the region.
June 5, 2020:
The latest day of protests of police treatment of African Americans was peaceful again, and some demonstrators outside the White House stayed, even as rain, thunder and lightning pounded the capital.
April 30, 2020:
The Storm Prediction Center's severe weather outlooks are a mainstay of weather forecasts during the spring and summer. Knowing the dangers represented by each category can help you stay safe ahead of severe weather.
April 30, 2020:
A powerful thunderstorm two years ago in Argentina didn't just pelt a city with large hail, it dropped hailstones large enough to potentially set a new world record, according to researchers.