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Spring and Summer Weather Definitions

This week has been declared Severe Weather Awareness Week here in New England.  Today’s post has to do with weather definitions for weather events that may occur during the Spring and Summer months. 496 more words


Chilly Start To The Week, But Mid 70s By The Weekend

CHICAGO (CBS) — Chicago area residents will have to endure another day chilly conditions, but seasonably warm temperatures should return by the middle of the week, and climb well above normal for the weekend. 138 more words


Huge hail damages car in Texas

DALLAS, Texas – Severe weather swept through northern Texas Sunday night.

The National Weather Service says it’s received numerous reports of tornadoes that struck. There was also massive hail. 401 more words

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Standing Water And Hail Briefly Close I-70 East Of Bennett

BYERS, Colo. (AP) – Water, wind and hail forced closures on Interstate 70 on Sunday.

Hail and standing water led to a brief closure of Interstate 70 near Byers on Sunday, while snow stranded trucks and cars on mountain highways. 104 more words


Expert Offers Tips For Surviving A Tornado

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Tornadoes are frightening displays of Mother Nature’s power. It was March 2011, when one ripped through Westmoreland County.

“We just got into the basement door,” said Robyn Aaron, who was at home with her family in Sewickley Township when it hit. 690 more words


Late Winter Storm Bringing Snow To The Sierra, Lake Tahoe

RENO, Nev. (AP) – A late season storm blowing in from the north has triggered a winter weather advisory in the Sierra, where several inches of snow is expected at Lake Tahoe Saturday and up to a foot in the upper elevations. 91 more words


Young Pirates Fans Learn Weather Safety With Jeff Verszyla

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – Pirate fans are used to seeing Jeff Verszyla on the big screen at PNC Park.

Now they get to see him in person. 302 more words