UPDATES: There was an error in the original graphic, and I have made new versions below. I also added an image of all storms on one graphic, and the season-long animation from NASA, at the bottom of this entry. We also have excellent stories with fascinating stats and photos/videos from the season, as well as this infographic:
The 2012 Atlantic Hurricane Season will come to a close, officially, as of tomorrow, and we're writing a summary article about the 3rd biggest season ever. I'm proud to present our final track graphic, for the first time in "HD" quality. Click on the links below the image to download wallpaper at various resolutions:
We've seen November twisters before, but the tornadoes last week were huge, fast-moving, late in the day and unusually far west.
El Nino is likely responsible for recent record flooding in Death Valley, California, and heavy snow yesterday in Reno, Nevada.
Forty years ago, a ship known as "The Edmund Fitzgerald" sank on Lake Superior during a massive storm.
Astoundingly, Socatra Island is being hit with their second Category 3 hurricane in less than a week.
The forecast was for the Northern Lights to appear in mid-latitudes this week, but it didn't happen. Space weather forecasting is tough!
After razing the island of Socotra, the strongest cyclone to hit Yemen still looms offshore.