| Jan 19, 2014
| 4:05 AM
In July 1911, a two-act, 11-day heat wave called upon the northeastern United States, killing more people in New England than any other weather-related event. How many died? It's hard to say. Did the heat or a the heart attack kill the victim? State...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 8:30 PM
Wretched weather continued to hamper rescue efforts in Colorado on Sunday as officials released damage estimates illustrating the magnitude of the disaster.
By the numbers, here's some analysis of what we know about Colorado's floods, along with what we...
| Sep 19, 2013
| 11:36 AM
After a day of “intense and comprehensive” work by detectives, the number of Colorado residents unaccounted for in flood-damaged communities fell sharply, state officials said.
The Colorado Office of Emergency Management reports that 201...
| Apr 4, 2013
| 3:14 PM
A tornado watch has been issued for all of South Florida through 8 p.m.
The severe thunderstorm warning for central Broward County has been canceled.
Friday also could see nasty weather, courtesy of an approaching cold front. Storms could produce...
| Nov 13, 2013
| 3:46 PM
The Navy has ordered the San Diego-based hospital ship Mercy to prepare for possible deployment to the Philippines to assist in disaster relief operations.
If the order to deploy is issued in the next few days, the Mercy would arrive in the...
| Nov 19, 2013
| 12:43 PM
After spending a day in the field, meteorologists for the National Weather Service have determined that at least 16 tornadoes struck Illinois and northwest Indiana on Sunday, as Gov. Pat Quinn declared six more counties as state disaster areas,...
| May 3, 2013
| 8:37 AM
Weather disasters including tornadoes, the derecho storm and Hurricane Sandy caused at least $48 million in property and crop damages in Maryland last year, the costliest since 2003, according to data released Thursday.
Five people also died from...
| May 20, 2013
| 10:56 AM
KWCH-TV viewers across Kansas were glued to Storm Team 12 coverage of the severe weather that brought tornadoes to the Great Plains Sunday.
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But just as the storms were bearing down on Wichita, some digital cable viewers...
| Oct 22, 2013
| 5:43 PM
(AP) - Kansas officials say President Barack Obama has issued a federal disaster declaration for 46 counties hit by severe storms, high winds, tornadoes and floods from July 22 to Aug. 22. Tuesday's declaration allows the counties to apply for federal...
| Oct 29, 2013
| 6:00 AM
A year ago, Superstorm Sandy rushed ashore in New Jersey and created a path of destruction. As the nation remembers the first anniversary of the deadliest and most costly storm of the 2012 season, here are five questions worth pondering:
1. Was Sandy...
| Jul 19, 2013
| 8:21 AM
JEFFERSON CITY – Missouri Governor Jay Nixon today announced President Obama has approved his request for a major disaster declaration for Missouri as a result of the severe storms, straight-line winds, tornadoes and prolonged flooding that...