There is a distinct difference between a watch and a warning, and knowing the difference can save your life.
To further enhance the real-time coverage of weather events across the world, AccuWeather has launched an innovative crowdsourcing feature, AccUcast.
A recent report released by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) said that climate change could kill 12,000 people annually in the U.S. if actions are not taken to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.
It was an unusually active week across Southern California, as moisture from once-Hurricane Dolores brought record-setting rainfall.
Each year, two-thirds of all lightning-related fatalities recorded in the United States occur when people are engaging in leisure activities.