Nearly three years into a "war on pollution", in which large swathes of northern China are periodically engulfed in thick, toxic smog, with dangerous air quality readings in major cities like Beijing, Tianjin and Xian forcing many people...Show More Summary
Following a day of rain, heavy winds picked up in the afternoon, and the National Weather Service issued a wind advisory for the entire Bay Area for the rest of the night. Officer Andrew Barclay, a spokesman for the CHP’s Marin division,...Show More Summary
Rain and cold weather might be in the forecast for the CareerBuilder Challenge this weekend, but so is one of the best golfers in the world, Phil Mickelson.
Chrisette Michele is reportedly going to perform an R&B set as part of President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration festivities, joining Toby Keith, Sam Moore and others at the Make America Great Again! Welcome Celebration on Thursday night. The 2009 Grammy winner took the gig a week ago, but, according...
At a time when the country is threatened by the severe effects of climate change, including record-breaking droughts, floods, extreme hot and cold temperatures as well as increased severe weather phenomena, we need a strong leader at...Show More Summary
Don't let the cold weather get you down. These dining and drinking events will help keep your social life alive. 1. Hit a new happy hour Ease into the weekend with a stop to the new happy hour at Honey’s in the West Loop. The restaurant’s Atrium Bar offers $1 oysters and a handful of rotating...
By Helen Branswell It can be jarring to see placards advertising "Flu Shots Today" in late July or early August in 80-degree weather. But those signs may be more than just an unwelcome reminder that summer's days are numbered. Mounting...Show More Summary
Today's forecast has a whole lot of activity going on behind the scenes, but the end result is a day of cloudy, foggy, drizzly weather. The low that brought us a third of an inch of rain yesterday is south of Long Island this morning. Show More Summary
The top 15 weather events in the U.S. last year, led by Hurricane Matthew, caused 138 deaths and $46 billion in direct costs.
Back to back days of severe weather and then a third has turned the city of Houston and the surrounding area into a swimming pool with all of the flood water. At Rice Stadium, the Owls’ football field has taken on more water than it can drain and you can now swim for a touchdown […]
If you liked today's weather, you're in luck Thursday.
New data presented today by the NOAA and NASA shows that global temperatures hit a record high for the third straight year in 2016. But while the El Niño weather system was cited as a contributing factor, the researchers say an overarching global warming trend is indisputable. Read more...
Texas may not be as well known for tornadoes as, say, Kansas is, but it does get its fair share of weather. A trucker driving through Central Texas experienced some of that weather this week when he came upon a full-on tornado tearing along the highway in front of him. Show More Summary
NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (GISS) took measurements from 6300 weather stations across the world, sea surface teships and buoys for sea surface temperatures and measurements from Antarctic research stations to come to the conclusion.
(University of Kansas) David Mechem is leading a new $525,000, three-year grant from the US Department of Energy to better understand the fundamental processes governing the behavior of shallow clouds.
Global warming is going to steal away some of those postcard-perfect weather days, according to a new study
A trio of storms now headed for Southern California will bring dangerous surf, strong winds and up to 6 inches of rain by early next week, according to the National Weather Service. The storms are similar to those that rocked Northern California recently by flooding rivers, blocking mountain passes...
When the weather outside is frightful, stay inside with these picture books about winter.
Life’s a balancing game. Cold weather and early sunsets tip dinner time craving scales toward hot, soul-soothing foods with crispy crusts, melt-in-your-mouth morsels and creamy sauces. Comfort foods call you to the dinner table. Busy...Show More Summary
The lush garden surrounding this sprawling residence in Yucatan, Mexico helps the house remain cool and ventilated in even the hottest, most humid weather. The single-story PM House designed by FGO Arquitectura provides easy access to...Show More Summary