On this week's edition of AccuWeather LIVE, we took a look at tonight's severe weather threat in the Plains.
Meteorologist Justin Povick provided the latest forecast updates and tropical development details. Meteorologist Heather Waldman highlighted the recent extreme weather events from earlier in the week.
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Meteorologist Jim Dickey provided information on lightning safety for your home, a this is Lightning Safety Awareness Week.
Then, Meteorologist Andrew Baglini hosted a segment about a strange disease that is dissolving starfish, and having negative impacts on some East Coast marine ecosystems.
Our show's host, Meteorologist Mark Mancuso, was on hand to go over what our fans have been discussing this week in our viral segment. He also shared some of our favorite user-submitted photos from the past week.
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A major snowstorm has already caused travel disruptions across the Northeast.
During March and early April, the probability of a widespread heavy snowstorm diminishes dramatically, but snowfall impacts can be more intense in localized areas.
The recent surge in tropical activity around Australia is showing no signs of coming to an end as yet another cyclone is expected to develop this week.
A new storm, an Alberta Clipper, will spread a swath of heavy snow across parts of the northern Plains and Midwest to end the week, before making an eastward turn over part of the mid-Atlantic region this weekend.
Severe thunderstorms spawned damaging tornadoes in parts of the Southeast on Monday night in one of the biggest severe weather outbreaks of the early season.
Tropical Cyclone Eliakim has claimed the lives of at least 17 people in Madagascar as the storm produced flooding and mudslides.
A second round of cold air from the “Beast from the East” sent temperatures tumbling below freezing across much of Germany over the weekend and little relief is expected through midweek.
Residents and those on vacation from Florida to coastal areas of Georgia and South Carolina should be on alert for severe weather on Tuesday.