The autumnal equinox marks the start of fall across the Northern Hemisphere, but meteorologists commonly consider a different date to mark the start of the new season.
A new round of severe weather will threaten communities across the interior Northeast with damaging winds and downpours at week’s end.
Advances in weather science and technology and cooperation between government weather services and the American Weather Industry, have resulted in increasingly accurate tornado warnings. This has led to greatly reduced risk for such tragedies when warnings provide enough time to move people to safety when severe weather threatens.
Conference play is well underway and several matchups will take place amid less than ideal weather conditions.