NEW YORK (AP) — The only thing that stopped Noah Syndergaard was the weather.
Syndergaard retired the first 16 hitters and allowed two hits over six dominant innings before a heavy storm...
Service says twister near Lacona had winds of 150 mph
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The National Weather Service says the tornado that damaged or destroyed several buildings in rural Warren County was rated at EF3, with peak winds of 150 mph (241.4...
Phoenix breaks a daily heat record for 3rd time this month
PHOENIX (AP) — For the second consecutive day and third time this month, Phoenix has broken a heat record.
The National Weather Service says Phoenix reached a high of 114 degrees on...
Ellison’s home improvement at Lowe’s is paying off
Lowe's blew past second quarter profit expectations, buoyed by strong demand for spring goods and sales to contractors.
Even though the home improvement retailer wrestled with lower lumber...
Heavy rainfall as storms rumble across Nebraska
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Storms that rumbled across Nebraska left behind some flooded streets and fields and some damaged trees, buildings and vehicles.
Tornadoes reported as storms roll over Iowa
DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — Storms that spawned tornadoes have rumbled over much of central and eastern Iowa, toppling trees, cutting power and flooding streets.
Storm damage leaves thousands without power in Alabama
DECATUR, Ala. (AP) — Strong storms that knocked down trees and limbs left thousands without power in north Alabama.
Decatur Utilities says service was restored by early Tuesday to most of...
Wildfire acreage way down in California this year _ so far
LOS ANGELES (AP) — California is not burning. At least not as much as it has in recent years.
Acreage burned through Sunday is down 90% compared to the average over the past five years and...
Storm knocks down trees at health department campus
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Severe weather has knocked down trees on the campus that is home to North Carolina's health department.
The department says 15 to 20 trees and large limbs fell Monday at...
The Latest: Power wins shortened Pocono race marred by wreck
LONG POND, Pa. (AP) — The Latest on the IndyCar race at Pocono Raceway (all times local):
Will Power has the won a shortened race at Pocono Raceway, the 13th straight season...
Wildfire leads to evacuations in west-central Wyoming
PINEDALE, Wyo. (AP) — A human-caused wildfire has led to evacuations in west-central Wyoming as fire crews deal with a fire-weather warning for gusty wind and low humidity — conditions that can...
Balloon launch cancelled again due to weather
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Overcast conditions have again kept balloons grounded at the Great Falls Balloon Festival in Lewiston and Auburn.
Severe weather in Illinois, Indiana delays Chicago Air Show
CHICAGO (AP) — Severe weather sweeping through parts of Illinois and Indiana has postponed the start of the final day of the Chicago Air and Water Show.
Lawmaker: Humans not changing climate but must prepare
LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — A lawmaker who doesn't believe humans are causing climate change is nevertheless leading a push to ensure Nebraska farmers are better prepared for extreme weather like the...
Forecasters: Excessive heat coming in Phoenix, Las Vegas
PHOENIX (AP) — Forecasters are posting notices of dangerous heat in southern Nevada, southeastern California and southern and western Arizona for Tuesday and the next day or two.
Weather keeps balloons grounded at festival
LEWISTON, Maine (AP) — Rain and overcast conditions have kept balloons grounded at the Great Falls Balloon Festival in Lewiston and Auburn.
Friday's first launch was scrubbed by unexpected...
Hailstorm damages structures, vehicles in western Nebraska
SCOTTSBLUFF, Neb. (AP) — A hailstorm that raced over a section of western Nebraska left behind broken windows, dented vehicles and battered crops.
- Connecticut PostForecast: A hot and humid day with bad airAugust 22, 2019
- The Journal GazetteThunderstorms expected into this eveningAugust 20, 2019
- The Times-TribuneSurprise Storms With High Winds Wallop TreesAugust 19, 2019
- Mohave Valley Daily NewsExcessive heat watch announcedAugust 18, 2019
- Post-BulletinStorms damage crops in some areasJuly 29, 2019
National Weather Service confirms tornado in rural Maine
KOSSUTH TOWNSHIP, Maine (AP) — Recent unsettled weather in Maine has produced the first tornado of 2019 in the state.
The National Weather Service says an EF1 tornado touched down Monday in...
5 containment on 3.5-square-mile fire 100 miles east of Reno
RENO, Nev. (AP) — About 170 firefighters are battling hot weather and dry conditions in a rugged part of northern Nevada's Stillwater Mountains where a lightning-sparked wildfire has nearly...
Thunderstorms spawn funnel clouds, flood urban streets
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Severe thunderstorms spawned multiple funnel clouds across Minnesota and flooded streets in the Twin Cities.
The National Weather Service reports there was some crop...
USDA: Ohio has its worst weather-prevented planting season
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — U.S. Department of Agriculture numbers show Ohio farmers have been hit with the state's worst weather-prevented planting season on record.
Park where toddler drowned adds safety features, will reopen
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee officials have implemented more safety measures and will reopen a state park where flash flooding swept away and killed a Kentucky toddler, officials said...
Heavy rains flood roadways in suburban Detroit amid storms
UTICA, Mich. (AP) — Heavy rains flooded roadways in suburban Detroit as severe thunderstorms moved through parts of the state.
The storms hit Monday night and early Tuesday, closing Michigan...
Suspected tornado reported in central Illinois amid storms
EDINBURG, Ill. (AP) — Authorities say a suspected tornado was reported in central Illinois as severe thunderstorms moved through portions of the state.
Flood watch issued for Denali National Park and nearby areas
FAIRBANKS, Alaska (AP) — Heavy rain is forecast for Denali National Park and the National Weather Service has issued has a flood watch for the area.
Grassland growth worries Wyoming firefighters
GILLETTE, Wyo. (AP) — Firefighters in part of Wyoming worry the danger of wildfires could increase after wet spring and summer weather.
The wet weather encouraged lush growth on northeast...
- Business WirePinnacle West Reports Lower 2019 Second-Quarter ResultsAugust 8, 2019
- Globe NewswireCray Shasta Supercomputer to Power Weather Forecasting for the U.S. Air ForceAugust 7, 2019
- Business WireThe Mosaic Company Reports Second Quarter 2019 ResultsAugust 6, 2019
- Business WireXcel Energy Second Quarter 2019 Earnings ReportAugust 1, 2019
- Business WireWalgreens Mobilizes in Advance of Tropical Storm Barry to Support Customers, Team Members and Communities in Storm’s Projected PathJuly 12, 2019
Bad weather may have caused fatal Alaska airplane crash
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A southeast Alaskan pilot had told family members the weather might be bad before his single-engine plane was found crashed, a report said.
Exchange: Flagstaff’s monsoons both replenish and destroy
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — Summer monsoons, those brief yet intense afternoon showers that can cool the temperature by 20 degrees and overflow canals in an hour or two, are inextricably linked to...
Forecasters warn of wet weekend in New Mexico
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — Forecasters with the National Weather Service in Albuquerque are warning that the weekend will be very wet.
They said Friday that a deep plume of moisture will shift...
RUIDOSO, N.M. (AP) — Officials at a horse racing track in southern New Mexico say a severe storm has forced them to cancel races for the afternoon.
NORTH BERWICK, Scotland (AP) — Mi Jung Hur surged into a two-shot lead Friday in the rain-delayed second round of the Ladies Scottish Open, getting the best of the draw and finishing in the early...
Storm damage in Burke delays start of school
TOWN OF BURKE, S.D. (AP) — This week's storm that caused extensive damage in the southern South Dakota town of Burke has caused school administrators to delay the start of classes.
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The Jets-Giants preseason game resumed after a 59-minute delay for severe weather that sent the teams to the locker rooms and forced fans to take shelter in the...
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) — The National Weather Service confirms that a tornado touched down in Green Bay.
The EF-0 rated tornado touched down on the southeast side of Green Bay just after 5:45...
State suspends burn permits in Mat-Su, Kenai Peninsula
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — The Alaska Division of Forestry has again suspended burning in two regions because of wildfire danger.
The division announced Thursday that suspensions of both...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Government meteorologists say this year's hurricane season may be busier than initially expected now that summer's weak El Nino has faded away.
6.0 quake causes minor damage in northeastern Taiwan
TAIPEI, Taiwan (AP) — A magnitude 6.0 earthquake caused minor damage in northeastern Taiwan early on Thursday morning as the island braced for the arrival of a severe typhoon.
Tornado touches down in Springfield, New Jersey
SPRINGFIELD, N.J. (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed that a small tornado touched down in Springfield, a New Jersey town outside New York City.
OKMULGEE, Okla. (AP) — The Oklahoma-based Muscogee (Creek) Nation has received a federal disaster designation to help it recover from damage caused by severe storms, tornadoes and flooding in May...
Storm causes extensive damage in Burke
BURKE, S.D. (AP) — The Town of Burke in southern South Dakota has been hard hit by a strong summer storm.
The Gregory County Sheriff's Office says only authorized emergency responders and...
Storms knock out power for thousands in Missouri, Kansas
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Utility crews are working to restore power in parts of Kansas and Missouri after strong storms swept through, bringing wind gusts that downed lines.
Storm knocks out power, floods streets in Grand Island
GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) — A thunderstorm that moved through central Nebraska has left thousands of people without electricity and streets flooded.
Strong storms leave swath of damage in North Dakota
BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Strong thunderstorms with heavy winds have caused damage from Beulah to Bismarck to Jamestown.
The National Weather Service says the storms Tuesday night damaged...
LONDON (AP) — Organizers have canceled a major British music festival hours before gates were due to open because a storm has been forecast to slam into its coastal site.
Weather service confirms Dubuque County tornado
DUBUQUE, Iowa (AP) — The National Weather Service has confirmed that a tornado touched down southwest of Dubuque.
The service says the twister struck around 10:05 p.m. Monday less than a...
Tennis ball-sized hail pounds parts of Twin Cities
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Tennis ball-sized hail has shattered windshields and dented cars in parts of the Minneapolis area.
The National Weather Service reports hail measuring 3 to 4 inches (7.6...
Lightning sparks more than a dozen Nevada wildfires
ELKO, Nev. (AP) — Lightning sparked more than a dozen wildfires in northeast Nevada over the weekend and forecasters are warning more are likely as thunderstorms move back into the region later...