| Aug 14, 2013
| 10:59 AM
The National Weather Service's Baltimore/Washington forecast office was still evaluating surveyed damage Wednesday afternoon from storms that swept through northern Maryland on Tuesday morning.
A weather service meteorologist visited areas where the...
| Aug 26, 2013
| 8:16 AM
Two weeks after the fact, the National Weather Service has confirmed a tornado struck between Churchville and Belcamp in Harford County.
It lasted but a minute, from 6:01 a.m. to 6:02 a.m., along a one-mile stretch, according to the National Weather...
| Aug 16, 2013
| 1:12 PM
It’s been three months since Plaza Towers Elementary School became the symbolic heart of the mammoth tornado that ripped through Moore, Okla., leaving 24 people dead.
The twister leveled the Plaza Towers campus, killing seven third-graders as...
| Jul 12, 2013
| 11:28 AM
If a tornado carrying multiple varieties of sharks actually did find its way to L.A., the sharks wouldn’t be angry. They would be incredibly confused.
“To be up in a tornado, I don’t think they would have the cognitive desire to go...
| Jul 12, 2013
Wow, my horoscope says I should get ready to travel at any moment. -- Duke Liddell, Malverne, N.Y.
Wow! Even tornados leave a paper trail! -- Michael A. Fishman, Somers
Aha! "Tornado coverage. See below." -- Brendan Powers, Fort...
| Jul 16, 2013
| 6:17 AM
Congratulations are in order for Little Big Town, as their latest album, Tornado, has been certified Platinum for selling over one million copies. The project debuted at #1 on the charts, and remained at the top for five consecutive weeks. Success did not...
| Jul 4, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Saturday’s country music all-star gathering for the Oklahoma Twister Relief Concert in Norman, Okla., has aready generated at least $1 million for recovery efforts following the killer storms that swept through the region in May.
The $1 million is...
| Jul 2, 2013
| 4:02 PM
Connecticut seems to be New England's tornado alley, and the Connecticut River Valley a particularly favorite twister path.
Tornadoes like Monday's have become, alas, a familiar sight in this state. Connecticut had the greatest tornado density in New...
| Jul 7, 2013
| 2:31 PM
Several of the biggest names in country music took the stage in Norman, Okla., on Saturday to raise money for victims of a recent spate of tornadoes there.
Garth Brooks, Toby Keith (who organized the show and lives in Norman), Trisha Yearwood and Willie...
| Jul 9, 2013
| 2:05 PM
The National Weather Service has added three short-lived tornadoes in Virginia and Maryland to the two it had already confirmed during storms June 13 in Montgomery and St. Mary's counties.
All were rated EF-0 on the Enhanced Fujita scale, the weakest...
| Mar 26, 2013
| 2:33 PM
Dreams do come true. I know because I'm living my childhood dream. I grew up in a very small town in Indiana named Veedersburg. I've had a fascination with weather as far back as I can remember to my days as a 4 year old boy that watched storms from my...