| Jan 28, 2015
| 7:18 AM
After a brisk morning, it should be an overall cool, breezy day.
South Florida's Wednesday forecast calls sunny skies with highs in the upper 60s and evening readings in the upper 50s. Thursday should be a few degrees warmer.
Fizzle: From weather...
| Feb 13, 2015
| 11:51 AM
Researchers at Argonne National Laboratory near Lemont have been awarded a $2.9 million federal grant to determine how transit systems in Chicago and other major cities can best cope with emergencies like massive snowstorms or flooding, officials...
| Feb 12, 2015
| 9:11 AM
More glorious weather is on tap today, with sundrenched skies and pleasant temperatures.
South Florida's Thursday forecast calls for afternoon highs in the mid 70s and evening readings in the low 50s.
Friday should be sunny and mild during the day and...
| Jan 23, 2015
| 3:26 PM
By addressing national issues in his recent State of the State speech, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie took another step toward a presidential campaign. As a New Jersey Republican, I should be one of the first in line to support him. But, boy, does he make...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 11:48 AM
No one is going to mistake NOAA for being Disney.
Nonetheless, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration has produced a short video that explains the dangers of storm surge - in a pretty entertaining fashion.
The video employs a "fast draw"...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 9:40 AM
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. — Abolishing the Atlantic City Alliance, the marketing arm of the casinos that urged people to "Do AC" and staged big, free public events to promote the resort city, is a key element of state plans to help the city recover from...
| Jan 19, 2015
| 4:18 PM
Tide gauges being installed on rivers in Gloucester and Hampton will allow scientists and residents alike to have a better understanding of local tides and forecasting.
"This is one piece of our whole monitoring network, not just in the Chesapeake Bay...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 11:04 AM
Those Lehigh Valley commuters dusting the powder off their windshields Tuesday morning undoubtedly cast their thoughts back a day and concluded something had gone amiss in all the weather laboratories.
Wasn't it supposed to snow 14 inches? Or was it...
| Jan 30, 2015
| 5:54 PM
After Hurricane Sandy swept up the East Coast in October 2012, devastating coastal communities, President Barack Obama called for an analysis of flood risks to vulnerable areas and ways for communities to adapt.
On Wednesday, the U.S. Army Corps of...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:46 PM
Sidewalks vanished beneath white mounds. The view of Manhattan was swallowed in a mass of gray. The lights even went out on Broadway. And that was before the storm trumpeted as a potentially record-setting blizzard had fully settled over the frigid...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 6:08 PM
For Janneth Agudelo, the cars and trucks lining up at gas stations in northern New Jersey bring back memories of Hurricane Sandy, when the power was out, gas was scarce and drivers waited behind dozens and dozens of vehicles to fill their tanks....