The heat is on with little relief, as rain chances are looking fairly low for your Thursday. Daytime highs this afternoon climb well into the mid 90's with plenty of sunshine and p.m. storms firing off as the sea breeze develops and moves inland this afternoon. Our coverage isn't too impressive, in about the 30% range. We still of course have the potential to see some stronger storms with heavy downpours and frequent lightning possible. Any storms that do develop will simmer down late tonight...
A tornado touched down and wreaked havoc at Cherrystone Campground in Virginia on Thursday morning, causing two fatalities and nearly two dozen injuries.
Thunderstorms bring the flash of white-hot splintered bolts that illuminate the blackened skies, creating a spectacular light show, and the looming threat of electrocution.
An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people disappeared from radar as it traveled from Burkina Faso to the Algerian capital, the Associated Press reported, as storms pushed south of the area of lost contact.
After temperatures briefly climb to typical midsummer levels, another cooldown will roll into the Midwest and expand to the East for the last part of July.
An Air Algerie flight carrying 116 people disappeared from radar as it traveled from Burkina Faso to the Algerian capital, the Associated Press reported, as storms pushed south of the area of lost contact.Read Story >
A thick, massive band of mayflies traveling along the Mississippi River created a swarm so intense it became visible on National Weather Service radars on July 20, 2014.Read Story >