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.
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.
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.
The Turkey River crested to 22.4 feet and is expected to continue to rise up to 26 feet. That is the highest river level since 2008. Some of the Elkader, Iowa streets are completely underwater.
Heavy rain led to flash flooding, closing roads in several areas of Kansas City, Missouri. 4.56 inches fell on the city on August 26th, making it the 11th wettest day on record.
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.
There are a lot of strict rules for naming tropical systems. Let us break it down for you.
Aug 28, 2016 12:28 PM ET Watch this short video to understand the difference between a hurricane, typhoon and a cyclone.