AccuWeather.com's Severe Weather Week, Feb. 19-25, 2012, will give you all the information you need to prepare for severe weather this year.
From the deadliest aspects of severe weather to the difference between watches and warnings and important safety tips to follow during severe weather outbreaks, we will have the best information to help keep you and your family safe this year.
Be sure to check out AccuWeather.com's Severe Weather Center, which is a one-stop resource for watches and warnings, threat maps, severe weather discussions and expert videos from AccuWeather.com meteorologists.
Many across the East may have thought that the calendar flipped back to winter due to the cold blast that brought a dramatic drop in temperatures and even snow to some communities.
A ferry has sunk off the coast of South Korea, leaving at least four dead and over 250 passengers missing.
Following some rain showers this Saturday, drier weather is in store for Boston by Monday to kick off the 118th annual Boston Marathon.
A mid-April snowstorm will focus on the northern Plains and Upper Midwest through Thursday, spreading snow from the Dakotas to Ontario.
Experts across the nation are searching for plausible solutions to the defects of the nation's over-stressed and antiquated power system before severe weather season takes full rein.
The United States has the highest concentration of tornadoes in the world, and understanding truth about tornadoes and what to do if one strikes can help save your life.
Ft. Wayne, IN (1963)
Precipitation totaled 2.65": hail 1.75" in diameter, 2 tornadoes, $650,000 damage, 21 buildings destroyed.
Burlington, VT (1983)
15.6" snowstorm - April record.
Winnipeg, MB (1996)
169 consecutive days with snow on the ground. This broke the old record of 167 days during the winter 1955-1956.