| 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...
| Jan 23, 2014
| 3:00 AM
Snow in Connecticut is as common as the head cold.
Amid our sizable inventory of snowstorms, however, there are a shovelful that stand out for reasons as diverse as their intensity, size, duration, timing, early or late arrival, even their political...
| Jan 25, 2014
| 4:15 AM
Forecasting the weather -- or trying to -- is as old as civilization.
Around 340 B.C., the Greek philosopher Aristotle wrote a four-volume text exploring the origins and dynamics of different weather events.
Still, for many hundreds of years,...
| Oct 6, 2012
| 5:16 PM
Rain and cool temperatures are in the forecast for Sunday’s American League Division Series between the Orioles and New York Yankees, and both managers said a postponement could scramble their plans for the series. Orioles manager Buck Showalter...
| Sep 16, 2012
| 11:22 AM
The Los Angeles region should start cooling down Sunday after two days of record temperatures, according to forecasters. The National Weather Service predicted temperatures in the 70's to low 80's at the beaches and in the 90's inland, a far cry from...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 10:30 AM
Growing up in and around New York City, where the weather can be as fickle as a Yankee fan, Justin Berk was bitten by the forecasting bug.
After earning his degree in meteorology from Cornell University, Berk did a five-year stint at WBAL-TV before...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 9:21 AM
Hurricane Sandy is rapidly approaching the Tri-State area and is expected to bring destructive storm surge, heavy rains, and gusty winds. We will continue to see conditions deteriorate as the day goes on.
By this afternoon we can expect winds to increase...
| Oct 29, 2012
| 11:30 PM
A day's worth of some excellent storm coverage by CNN was all but shredded during the Piers Morgan show Monday night when meteorologist Chad Myers reported that the New York Stock Exchange was under three feet of water and the hip-shooting host ran wild...
| Nov 4, 2012
| 2:12 PM
Storm trackers are continuing to refine their predictions for a nor'easter set to strike Maryland later this week, calling for strong rain and wind on Wednesday — most heavily along the Eastern Shore — and possibly snow on Thursday.
| Nov 4, 2012
| 5:55 PM
Kevin Cordova's family tried cooking hot food to stay warm. They wore their winter coats inside and buried themselves under blankets.
But on Sunday, six days after powerful winds from Superstorm Sandy knocked out their power, temperatures dipped so low...
| Nov 6, 2012
| 11:18 AM
Forecasts that had been predicting inland snow to reach the Baltimore area have since backed off, expecting a nor'easter to track well enough off the coast to spare the region -- but not the coastline.
Rain is in the forecast Wednesday for Maryland,...