August 20, 2014; 3:53 AM ET
There will be an uptick in humidity and storms in Chicago for much of this week. more >
Two offenders have now released four children, including two 1-year-olds, but police say they are still holding two children and two adults hostage at a home in Harvey.
The National Weather Service is on a mission to create a resilient nation properly educated to face destructive, damaging weather in an order to protect communities and save lives.
United States residents may pay higher heating costs this fall as colder air is expected to grip the Rockies and Plains at times and some quick-hitting chilly shots may impact the Northeast.
A batch of showers and thunderstorms will slowly swing from the Midwest to the mid-Atlantic this week, raising flooding concerns in portions of the area.
Short-Range Weather forecast overview for the North Central United States
In a recent study of weather-related deaths from 2006 to 2010, the Center for Disease Control and Prevention revealed that the most fatal conditions were directly related to temperatures and that more Americans were killed by lightning than flooding.Read Story >