AccuWeather.com Weather Blogs

  • Northeast: heat gone, but not the chance of showers

    July 29, 2016; 9:05 AM ET

    This upper air map shows (1) there is no strong heatwave ridge over the Midwest or Northeast any more, and (2 a broad trough populated with smaller disturbances will move from the Mississippi Valley to the Appalachians by Sunday

  • Florida bay sunset

    July 28, 2016; 3:57 PM ET

    Florida bay sunset by "Mark46" on July 17, 2016. Upload to http://photo.accuweather.com to qualify!

  • Meteor showers and fireballs

    July 28, 2016; 3:40 PM ET

    Fireballs were caught on video over California last night. Meteor activity is heating up with the peak of a shower tonight. The Perseids will be the strongest meteor shower in years when it peaks in August.

  • Rains relieve heat for some while others simmer

    July 27, 2016; 7:00 PM ET

    Soaking rains bring heat relief to parts of the Southeast over the next several days while parts of the Carolinas into the Deep South keep on roasting. Florida sees fairly typical summer weather except for fewer than usual afternoon thunderstorms. A new surge of heat will build in the coming days in the middle of the nation. The tropical East Pacific is quieting down somewhat but the Atlantic is starting to look more interesting.