There are a lot of strict rules for naming tropical systems. Let us break it down for you.
Typhoon Mindulle struck the main island of Japan on Aug. 22, bringing heavy rain, wind gusts, flooding and landslides. At least one person was killed in the flooding, another 29 injured in storm-related incidents.
A pod of killer whales, also known as orcas, surrounded the fishermen's boat off the coast of Chatham, Massachusetts. The group on board couldn't contain their excitement at the sight of these whales.
Don't miss this rare event, it won't happen again until 2065. Jupiter and Venus will look like they are touching each other at sunset on Aug. 27. The best time to view it will be 30 to 60 minutes after sunset.
Deep sea divers capture close-up footage for the first time of unexplored reefs by Tasmania, Australia.
As an intense tropical system bears down on Florida, many are concerned the storms could influence the spread of the Zika virus. AccuWeather talks to experts.
It’s not yet a tropical storm, but the Leeward Islands are feeling the effects of a strong system moving in from the east with high winds and driving rain. This footage was taken on the beach in St. Maarten on Aug. 24.
Aug 2, 2016 5:14 PM ET Watch this short video to understand the difference between a hurricane, typhoon and a cyclone.