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04/17/2021 02:47 PM
1st super typhoon of 2021 grazing the eastern Philippines
Surigae became the first typhoon of 2021 in the West Pacific Basin during the middle of last week, then set another first after rapidly strengthening into a super typhoon to start the weekend. Now AccuWeather meteorologists warn that this powerful storm can bring dangerous impacts to the eastern Philippines. As of Sunday afternoon, local time,...
04/18/2021 08:55 AM
Late-season snowfall to eye Midwest, Great Lakes
Residents from Kansas to Michigan may wonder if the calendar flipped back to March, as a hazardous storm threatens to bring late-season snow and more intense cold this week. AccuWeather Meteorologists are tracking a potent cold front that will bring a swath of snow and cold to the Rockies Monday and progress east. This cold...
04/18/2021 06:26 AM
Wintry weather to strike again in the Northeast
After a potent nor’easter threw the Northeast back into winter for a few days, residents are wondering when it’ll feel like spring again. AccuWeather forecasters believe warmer weather is imminent, but will not last long. Another wintry blast is set to drag temperatures down in the Northeast yet again. Temperatures in several cities across the...
04/14/2021 10:48 AM
After rapid intensification, Surigae becomes 1st super typhoon of 2021
The first typhoon of 2021 in the western Pacific Basin formed on Friday, local time, after Surigae underwent rapid intensification, according to the Joint Typhoon Warning Center. Typhoon Surigae was packing 10-minute average sustained winds of 176 km/h (109 mph) as of early Saturday afternoon, local time. By late Saturday afternoon, Surigae had continued to...
04/18/2021 09:16 AM
Several injured after earthquake shakes southern Iran
A significant earthquake disrupted daily activities for portions of Iran on Sunday as effects from the quake were far-reaching. A magnitude 5.8 earthquake occurred just after noon, local time, on Sunday in the Bushehr Province of Iran, according to the United States Geological Survey (USGS). The epicenter of the earthquake was about 17 miles (27...
04/16/2021 08:24 AM
Increased fire risk accompanies record-challenging warmth in Northwest
As unseasonable warmth continues to build across the Pacific Northwest on Sunday, the risk of wildfire growth or development will increase, AccuWeather forecasters say. As a nor’easter pummeled the Northeast and cold weather locked in on the Plains over the past few days, the Northwest, by contrast, featured quickly rising temperatures. In fact, most cities...
04/17/2021 09:49 AM
April Arctic cold, snow to blast Rockies
Even though the calendar says mid-April, AccuWeather meteorologists say not to put away the shovels just yet. Wintry weather is expected to keep spring at bay early this week as below-normal temperatures and more snow are on the horizon for cities like Cheyenne, Wyoming, Colorado Springs, Colorado, and Denver. A brief break from the recent...
04/16/2021 03:16 PM
Downpours may temporarily ease troubling trend in Florida
Rain and thunderstorms will soak Florida, putting a damper on plans and even leading to some dangers like frequent lightning and flash flooding this week. And even though AccuWeather meteorologists say a large amount of rain may fall over a very short period of time, leading to localized problems, the pattern change will also bring...
04/17/2021 06:20 AM
Old Man Winter holds the central U.S. in his icy grip
Chilling air has haunted the central United States all week. After a brief milder period this weekend, a reinforcing blast of cold is forecast to cruise through the Plains again early this week, risking another round of frost and freeze damage for crops and sensitive plants. Cities across the Plains will experience a brief relief...
04/17/2021 11:04 AM
St. Vincent 'on its knees' after La Soufrire eruption devastates the island
Ayanna Bobb, a teacher and resident of St. Vincent, started her day like any other - unaware that the nearby La Soufrière volcano was rumbling below the surface and would soon erupt. Bobb initially received a warning to evacuate on Thursday around 5 p.m., local time, and by Friday morning, they heard a large “bang."...