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Powerful Storm Hits Taiwan, Millions Without Power, Six Dead

A powerful typhoon battered Taiwan on Saturday with strong wind and torrential rain, cutting power to 3.62 million households as the death toll rose to six.

August 8, 2015

Storm Warnings Grip 17 States, Record Lows Expected

Winter is hitting the East Coast with a vengeance.

February 16, 2015
A man crosses a street in New York's Times Square during a snowstorm on January 26, 2015

Millions In Northeast U.S. Buckle Down For Monster Snowstorm

Get the latest on the winter storm tearing through the northeast.

January 27, 2015

California Storm: Crews Work To Clear 4 Walls Of Mud That Cut Off Town

By Joseph Serna, Los Angeles Times LOS ANGELES — Hundreds of residents in Forest Falls in San Bernardino County remained stranded Monday morning as crews worked to clear the last of four mud walls caused by flash floods over the weekend that cut the town off. “It’s like somebody threw a huge mud ball on […]

August 4, 2014

Tornadoes Kill 34 As Storm System Heads East

By Michael Muskal and Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times As a deadly storm system continued its eastward trek Tuesday, the South began tallying its losses from a tornado outbreak that killed at least 34 people in a swath from Arkansas, Oklahoma and Iowa to Mississippi, Alabama and Tennessee. The harsh weather carved a wound from the […]

April 30, 2014

Arkansas Assesses Tornado Damage As Storms Keep Moving East

By Molly Hennessy-Fiske, Michael Muskal and Matt Pearce, Los Angeles Times VILONIA, Ark. — Parkwood Meadows subdivision is the sort of place where neighbors know each other. Their children play together at a communal basketball hoop set up in the street. But on Sunday, a fierce tornado leveled more than three dozen of its single-story brick […]

April 29, 2014

Hurricane Forecasters Will Map Potential Storm Surge

By Kevin Spear, Orlando Sentinel ORLANDO, Fla. — Starting this year, national hurricane forecasters will issue maps showing where there’s potential for storm-driven seawater to charge miles inland to flood streets, knock down homes and kill people. The new online map will appear on the center’s website when a watch is announced for a hurricane and […]

April 15, 2014

Forecasters Predict Slower Than Normal Hurricane Season

By Ken Kaye, Sun Sentinel FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The 2014 Atlantic hurricane season should be considerably slower than normal with nine named storms, including three hurricanes, Phil Klotzbach and William Gray said Thursday. The two Colorado State University climatologists say they expect El Nino, the large-scale weather pattern that suppresses storm formation, to emerge by […]

April 10, 2014