Weather Articles

Upcoming Pattern Change Will Bring Some Much-Needed Rain to California and Warmer Temperatures to Central U.S.

By Linda Lam
November 17, 2018

Find out what the change in the weather pattern Thanksgiving week will bring.

Tropical Cyclone Gaja Kills 33, Damages Homes in Southern India

By Associated Press
November 17, 2018

Here's the latest on this deadly tropical cyclone.

Thanksgiving 2018 Travel Weather Forecast: Major Storminess Unlikely This Weekend Into Early Next Week

By Brian Donegan
November 17, 2018

The weather pattern leading up to Thanksgiving will generally be good news for travelers.

Wintry Weather Pattern Will Bring More Snow to the Northeast, Midwest Following Avery's East Coast Punch

By Jonathan Belles
November 17, 2018

Avery's cold wake will provide the path for a few small wintry systems across the northern tier.

New York Commuters Ask Why City Wasn't Prepared for Winter Storm Avery

By Ron Brackett
November 16, 2018

People trying to leave New York City ran into hourslong delays Thursday evening with highways shut down and public transit nearly ground to a halt.

Winter Storm Avery Causes Chaotic Commutes, Strands Students at School Overnight, Kills 11 on Slick Roads

By Sean Breslin
November 16, 2018

Here's what we know so far about the impacts from this winter storm.

Winter Storm Avery Wrapping Up in the Northeast Friday After Dumping a Record Early 6-Inch Snowstorm in New York City

By weather.com meterologists
November 16, 2018

The latest details on this expansive winter storm.

Why Winter Storm Avery Produced More Snow Than Expected In the New York City Area

By Linda Lam
November 16, 2018

The snowfall forecast for Winter Storm Avery was a tricky one.

Tropical Cyclone Gaja Brings Flooding and Mudslide Threats to Southern India

By Brian Donegan
November 16, 2018

Gaja is expected to make landfall in southeastern India early Friday, local time.

Winter Temperature Outlook: Why This November Cold Snap Increases Odds of a Cold Winter in the East

By Jonathan Belles
November 16, 2018

This cold start to November will have implications on temperatures for the rest of the winter.

Grand Jury Report in 2009 Highlighted Fire Risk in Paradise, but Evacuation Plans Still Fell Short

By Bob Henson
November 15, 2018

Even after improvements over the last decade, the warning and evacuation process in Paradise was outraced by the deadly Camp Fire.

Weather-Related Vehicle Accidents Far More Deadly Than Tornadoes, Hurricanes, Floods

By Chris Dolce
November 15, 2018

Every year, thousands are killed by car crashes that involve hazardous weather.

North Atlantic Storm with Hurricane-Force Winds Produces Stunning Satellite Imagery

By Brian Donegan
November 15, 2018

Take a look at this North Atlantic storm.

Additional Cold Blasts Into This Weekend May Be Followed by Some Thanksgiving Relief

By Linda Lam
November 15, 2018

There's more cold ahead, but perhaps a warmer ray of holiday hope.

Four Weird Things We’ve Seen During This November Cold Snap

By Chris Dolce
November 14, 2018

November's shivering start has contributed to some unusual weather occurrences.

U.S. Has Its Most Expansive November Snow Cover in Almost 3 Years

By Linda Lam
November 14, 2018

Mid-November snow has been observed in some unusual locations.

5 Reasons Why Freezing Rain Really Is the Worst

By Jonathan Belles
November 14, 2018

We explain why freezing rain is the worst of the precipitation types.

5 Things to Know About Ice Storms

By Linda Lam
November 14, 2018

Ice storms can have significant impacts that last for days. Here is what you need to know.

Thanksgiving 2018 Travel Weather Forecast: Major Storminess Unlikely This Weekend Into Early Next Week

By Brian Donegan
November 14, 2018

The general weather pattern leading up to Thanksgiving is beginning to come into focus.

Snow, Freezing Rain, Sleet to Create Travel Headaches From the South to the Ohio Valley, Appalachians, Northeast Through Friday

By Brian Donegan
November 14, 2018

With cold air in place, a wintry mess is moving in.

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