A meteor streaked across the sky Friday morning over the Ural Mountains, causing large explosions, bright flashes and numerous injuries in southern Russia.
Two storms will bring high winds to the United Kingdom and Ireland this weekend.
A storm will drop heavy snow and disrupt travel from parts of the Midwest to a large part of the Northeast by Sunday.
Yet another blast of arctic air will roll southeastward this week over the Midwest and will reach the Northeast.
Another winter storm is on the way for the mid-Mississippi Valley, but areas hit hard by the recent ice storm will be spared the worst.
Wintery weather will not let up anytime soon in Chicago, as the city will experience cold, snow and ice this week.
First of three large snowstorms that winter. Over a foot of snow from mid-Atlantic states into New England: Nantucket Island 15.7" Philadelphia, PA 14.6" Baltimore, MD 14.1" Avoca, PA 11.1" Newark, NJ 20.4" Central Park, NY 19.6" Boston, MA 18"
Kent, WA (near Seattle) (1969)
Waterspout moved inland over Kent, south of Seattle; 5 mile path, damage to residences; 0 killed.
The West (1995)
Monster storm slams into coast. Winds gusted to nearly 120 mph at Sea Lion Caves, OR. 80 mph winds at San Francisco, CA. 12.25" of rain fell in Marin, CA. 1.5 million people in the Bay area without power.