| Sep 21, 2014
| 5:43 AM
The National Weather Service is adjusting weather warning boundaries in Howard, Baltimore and Harford counties to reflect geographic differences that can cause wide weather variations.
The changes could help reduce false alarms and make advisories...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 8:45 AM
The heavy showers and thunderstorms aren't over just yet, meteorologists say.
A flood warning is in effect for Volusia County — where it's been raining since midnight.
According to the National Weather Service in Melbourne, Daytona Beach had a...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 8:59 AM
Forecasters are warning of high surf along the Central California coast ahead of a storm system brewing in the Pacific Ocean, with waves expected to reach 13 feet at some beaches.
A low-pressure system off the Pacific Northwest is making its way...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 1:56 PM
Over the last 30 years, U.S. floods have caused on average $8.2 billion in damages annually.
Wildfire suppression costs in the United States have averaged $1.54 billion annually for the last 10 years.
Hurricane Sandy caused an estimated $65 billion in...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 11:51 AM
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| Sep 11, 2014
| 11:39 AM
Are you satisfied with National Weather Service forecasts and warnings? Now's your chance to weigh in.
The weather service has posted a link to a customer satisfaction survey – atop the National Hurricane Center's website, nhc.noaa.gov – and...
| Sep 25, 2014
| 4:30 PM
Under the blistering Central Valley sun, Filiberta Sanchez and her toddler granddaughter strolled down a Parkwood sidewalk lined with yellow weeds, dying grass and trees more fit for kindling than shade.
"It was very pretty here, very pretty," said...
| Sep 27, 2014
| 8:38 PM
CHARLOTTESVILLE — No one need remind anyone associated with Virginia's football program of the latent perils presented by mid-major opponents. In six of the last nine seasons, the Cavaliers have lost to teams from conferences such as the Mid-...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 3:42 PM
Huge surf produced by Hurricane Marie is expected to batter the Southern California coastline this week, prompting lifeguards to warn end-of-summer beachgoers about potentially dangerous conditions in the ocean.
Waves as high as 25 feet could roll...
| Sep 18, 2014
| 12:11 PM
Heavy rain was making its way through the Southwest Thursday, sparing southern Arizona, but hitting a good portion of New Mexico and Texas with a deep soaking from the remnants of Hurricane Odile.
The storm has led to flooding in the Austin, Texas,...
| Sep 20, 2014
More than 100 Hampton Roads residents have signed on to head to New York City in the wee hours Sunday to participate in the People's Climate March.
They'll join hundreds of others from Virginia and thousands more from around the country — estimates...