Weather

Storm strikes Mid-Atlantic but largely bypasses DC

Storm strikes Mid-Atlantic but largely bypasses DC

WASHINGTON (AP) — A wintry weather storm marched into the Mid-Atlantic region Wednesday, dumping more than a foot of snow in some locations and knocking out power to almost 200,000 properties and companies. The extreme weather mostly spared the nation's capital, but the usually bustling city had all however shut […]

 
 

Weather Slows Navy Salvage Operation in Philippines

Weather Slows Navy Salvage Operation in Philippines

Stormy climate in the Sulu Sea has as soon as once more slowed salvage operation on the wreck of the U.S.Guardian. The mine countermeasures ship ran aground on Tubbataha Reef on Jan. 17. The reef is a Philippine national park and World Heritage Site. The ship's crew used to be […]

 
 

Photo Evidence That D.C.’s Snowquester Isn’t That Bad

The Snowquester — a.ok.a. “Saturn” — is ultimately upon us. Climate forecasters are expecting 6 and 12 inches of snow to pummel the D.C. area nowadays, for which the federal govt has preemptively closed all of its Washington offices. (Which, by the way, will provide White House Press Secretary Jay Carney […]

 
 

Washington shuts down ahead of fierce snowstorm

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The U.S. capital shut down on Wednesday ahead of a fierce blizzard that had blanketed the Midwest, reduce power to about 50,000 houses and businesses and compelled lots of of flights to be canceled. Jokingly referred to as “snowquestration” in a nod to the federal finances crunch, […]

 
 

Nadine becomes hurricane again over open Atlantic

Nadine becomes hurricane again over open Atlantic

Forecasters say Nadine has blown up into a storm for a 2nd time as it roams the eastern Atlantic.

 
 

Column: Ozone success gives hope for climate

Column: Ozone success gives hope for climate

David Doniger: Montreal Protocol shows international cooperation on local weather trade is that you can imagine.

 
 

This year’s Harvest Moon rises Sept. 29

This year’s Harvest Moon rises Sept. 29

The harvest moon, the full moon closest to the autumnal equinox, will rise Sept. 29.

 
 

Stubborn drought maintains grip on lower 48 states

Stubborn drought maintains grip on lower 48 states

The nation’s worst drought in many years is ongoing for a big part of the lower forty eight states.

 
 

Indian Ocean earthquakes triggered quakes globally

Indian Ocean earthquakes triggered quakes globally

Giant Indian Ocean quakes in April it seems that are linked to later quakes all over the world.

 
 

Air Force One aborts landing

Air Force One aborts landing

Not even Air Power One is immune from the climate.

 
 

Miriam downgraded in Pacific; Nadine spins in Atlantic

Miriam downgraded in Pacific; Nadine spins in Atlantic

Forecasters say Miriam is swiftly weakening and has been downgraded.

 
 

Severe storms, possible tornado lash Illinois

Severe storms, possible tornado lash Illinois

Cleanup efforts were beneath manner Wednesday in Illinois after a storm pounded the region.

 
 

Lovebugs at their worst this season

Lovebugs at their worst this season

Gulf Coast states are seeing more lovebugs this autumn than in earlier seasons.

 
 

Floods kill dozens in India; more than 1 million flee

Floods kill dozens in India; more than 1 million flee

Flash floods and landslides have killed at least 30 individuals in India