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It’s So Cold Escaped Prisoners Are Turning Themselves In It’s So Cold Escaped Prisoners Are Turning Themselves In

It’s really cold out there. Really, really cold. A good chunk of the country is still feeling the effects of the Polar Vortex, arctic cyclone, circumpolar whirl – or whatever you want to call it – and that means that …

Coldest NFL Game? Not By a Long Shot Coldest NFL Game? Not By a Long Shot
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Headed into Sunday’s match-up between the San Francisco 49ers and the Green Bay Packers, many sports analysts and weather forecasters were proclaiming that the record for the coldest NFL game ever played could potentially be broken. With the polar vortex …

Polar Vortex: Harbinger of Coldness Polar Vortex: Harbinger of Coldness
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With a polar vortex gripping the northern and central regions of the country, the National Weather Service warns that “life-threatening wind chill” is something to be taken seriously, as parts of the U.S. brace for temperature lows not seen in …

Winter Storm Hercules Cancels 2,000 Flights Winter Storm Hercules Cancels 2,000 Flights
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The start of the new year 2014 has not been that great for the North East regions of the United States. A winter storm named “Hercules” has dumped many inches of snow into various parts of the North East, and …

Winter Storm Hercules Heads to the Northeast Winter Storm Hercules Heads to the Northeast

Before Winter Storm Hercules is finished with the US, roughly 1 in 3 Americans will have seen snow in the early days of 2014. The massive storm dumped more than a foot of snow on parts of the Midwest on …

Snow in Israel: Pretty and Rare…but Dangerous Snow in Israel: Pretty and Rare…but Dangerous
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It is snowing in Israel and everybody is tripping (& slipping) out. Although Baby Jesus likely would approve of the scenery, it’s now becoming a bit dangerous for Jerusalemites. On Friday, a snowstorm hit Israel and the initial joy of …

Tokyo 5.5 Earthquake Shakes Up Saturday Morning Tokyo 5.5 Earthquake Shakes Up Saturday Morning
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Yahoo News tells us that eastern Japan has felt a strong rumble registering at a 5.5 magnitude early this morning, but thankfully no tsunami threats, serious damage or nuclear damage have been reported. This has been the ninth earthquake this …

Dallas Weather Cancels Half-Marathon Dallas Weather Cancels Half-Marathon
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On your mark, get set, no. Looks like Metro PCS Dallas Marathon runners will have to wait, as officials have decided to put a halt on the race, which is scheduled for Sunday, December 8. The Dallas area is expecting …

Ginger Zee Is Taking Over The Weather On GMA Ginger Zee Is Taking Over The Weather On GMA

Long-time Good Morning America weather anchor, Sam Champion, resigned from ABC on Wednesday to take a managing editor job at The Weather Channel. It was a sad goodbye since Champion is one of the main reasons that GMA has been …

Thanksgiving Storm Threatens Travelers Thanksgiving Storm Threatens Travelers

The holidays are in full swing and, like every other year, travelers will be heading all across the United States to visit families. This year, however, a major storm will be a threat to those travelers, both driving and flying. …

Killer Thanksgiving Storm Isis Threatens Travel Killer Thanksgiving Storm Isis Threatens Travel

The western side of the United States is dealing with an intense storm by the name of Isis, and the southern and eastern parts of the country are sure to have their turn with it soon. According to the Associated …

Western Winter Storm Extends to Texas, Heads East Western Winter Storm Extends to Texas, Heads East

A deadly winter storm system that began in Southern California has extended to Texas and Oklahoma after sweeping through Arizona and New Mexico late last week. The rain set records in parts of Arizona. The 1.60 inches that fell on …

This Video of the Illinois EF-4 Tornado Is as Gut-Wrenching as It Gets This Video of the Illinois EF-4 Tornado Is as Gut-Wrenching as It Gets

Over the weekend, tornados rocked the midwest – and one of the hardest-hit towns was Washington, Illinois. According to FEMA, more than 1,000 homes sustained damage, and at least 6 people were killed in Illinois. In Washington specifically, at least …

Midwest Tornadoes Claim At Least Six Lives Midwest Tornadoes Claim At Least Six Lives

Even though you don’t hear of tornado outbreaks as often during this time of the year, especially compared to the spring, the tornadoes a storm system produced this weekend proved late fall tornadoes are just as nasty. Several people died …

Typhoon Yolanda Puts Philippines In Danger Typhoon Yolanda Puts Philippines In Danger
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Typhoon Yolanda, which is heading towards the Philippines, is being internationally referred to as Haiyan, and it looks like it’s going to cause a lot of damage. It has been projected that the storm will reach “super typhoon” level over …

Hurricane Raymond is Now a Category 3 Storm Hurricane Raymond is Now a Category 3 Storm

Many areas on the Pacific coast of Mexico are still recovering from hurricane-related damage and flooding from last month, and it looks like more trouble is on the way as Hurricane Raymond continues to strengthen. Hurricane Raymond rapidly progressed to …

Guy Films Himself Being Struck by Lightning [VIDEO] Guy Films Himself Being Struck by Lightning [VIDEO]
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Since the advent of YouTube, we’ve seen more and more regular people documenting insane weather – from tornados and hurricanes, to epic flooding and crazy lightning. It’s pretty cool that everyone has a camera on them at all times now, …

Tropical Storm Dorian Moves Toward Puerto Rico, Florida Tropical Storm Dorian Moves Toward Puerto Rico, Florida
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The U.S. National Weather Service (NWS) this week has named a tropical depression that formed over the eastern Atlantic Ocean on Wednesday morning. Tropical storm Dorian is now moving west-northwest in the direction of Puerto Rico, the Bahamas, Cuba and …

Death Valley Temps Hit Records During Heat Wave Death Valley Temps Hit Records During Heat Wave
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Summer has officially begun, and in some places across the U.S. temperatures are reaching record highs. In the hottest areas of the country, temperatures are even reaching dangerous levels. This weekend, Death Valley National Park issued a warning that the …

Google News Adds Sports Scores & Weather, Expands Editors’ Picks Google News Adds Sports Scores & Weather, Expands Editors’ Picks
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Google announced a trio of new features for Google News: new sections for sports scores and weather, and the expansion of the “Editors’ Picks” section. Google has been getting better with sports scores over the past year or so, and …

Weather Girl Has Totally Appropriate Reaction to a Giant On-Screen Spider Weather Girl Has Totally Appropriate Reaction to a Giant On-Screen Spider

When I was a kid, I loved nature books. But there was one problem with the larger-than-life photographic representations in the arachnid section – the problem was that they were still creepy, even though they were just photographs. I wouldn’t …