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All-Time Heat Records Broken in . . . Alaska?!

All-Time Heat Records Broken in . . . Alaska?!

  • Published: Jun 18th, 2013

After a record cold spring, all-time high temperature records were broken in Alaska as a "heat dome" took control.

Tropical Storm Andrea Brings Heavy Rain to East Coast

Tropical Storm Andrea Brings Heavy Rain to East Coast

  • Published: Jun 7th, 2013

Tropical Storm Andrea is weakening, but is dumping very heavy rain from South Carolina northeastward to Maine.

NASA’s Beautiful Animation of Hurricane Sandy’s Winds

NASA’s Beautiful Animation of Hurricane Sandy’s Winds

  • Published: Jun 6th, 2013

As Andrea marches up the East Coast, NASA released a stunning animation of last year's most devastating storm.

Tropical Storm Andrea To Drench Florida, East Coast

Tropical Storm Andrea To Drench Florida, East Coast

  • Published: Jun 5th, 2013

Tropical Storm Andrea in the Gulf of Mexico threatens to spread heavy rain from Miami to Massachusetts.

Killer El Reno Tornado Was Widest Ever Recorded: NWS

Killer El Reno Tornado Was Widest Ever Recorded: NWS

  • Published: Jun 4th, 2013

The NWS determined that the El Reno, Okla., tornado was 2.6 miles wide, the widest ever recorded.

Oklahoma Facing Another Possible Tornado Outbreak

Oklahoma Facing Another Possible Tornado Outbreak

  • Published: May 31st, 2013

Hard-hit Oklahoma may see more tornadoes as a severe weather outbreak affects at least a dozen states.

Tornadoes Rake Okla., Kansas as Storm Threat Continues

Tornadoes Rake Okla., Kansas as Storm Threat Continues

  • Published: May 20th, 2013

A tornado outbreak killed at least 1 and injured dozens more as twisters hit Oklahoma, Kansas and Iowa on Sunday.

Deadly Texas Outbreak May Mark End of Tornado Drought

Deadly Texas Outbreak May Mark End of Tornado Drought

  • Published: May 16th, 2013

Tornado season resumes after a long pause as at least 10 twisters left six dead and dozens injured in North Texas.