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NWS Warns of Severe Weather and Possible ‘Derecho’

NWS Warns of Severe Weather and Possible ‘Derecho’

  • Published: Jun 12th, 2013

The NWS is forecasting a widespread severe weather outbreak from the Midwest to the Appalachians.

Severe Storms Bring More ‘Weather Whiplash’ to U.S.

Severe Storms Bring More ‘Weather Whiplash’ to U.S.

  • Published: Jun 3rd, 2013

Violent weather in the Plains and Midwest ranged from tornadoes, intense drought and life-threatening flooding.

Extreme Weather Events in U.S. Carry Heavy Price Tag

Extreme Weather Events in U.S. Carry Heavy Price Tag

  • Published: Jun 3rd, 2013

Frequent and intense weather events in the U.S. cited in climate studies carry a heavy price tag.

The U.S.: A Nation Divided By Drought

The U.S.: A Nation Divided By Drought

  • Published: May 17th, 2013

Drought divides the U.S. into two distinct parts. In the West, a long, hot and dry summer is ahead.

Wild Weather Swings May Be a Sign of Climate Change

  • Published: Apr 26th, 2013

Recent shifts from flood to drought and back to flood may be a sign of what's to come due in part to global warming.

At Long Last, Great Plains Sees Some Drought Relief

  • Published: Apr 12th, 2013

Major storm brings drought relief to the High Plains after over a year of drought, but abnormally dry conditions linger.

Spring Blizzard to Dump Heavy Snow, Spark Severe Storms

  • Published: Apr 8th, 2013

An April blizzard is forecast to dump more than a foot of snow in some areas, while igniting severe thunderstorms.

Warming May Mean More Toxic Algae Blooms for Lake Erie

  • Published: Apr 1st, 2013

Toxic algae blooms in Lake Erie could come more often and be more intense in coming decades.