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 tropical disturbance will sweep across Florida and the Bahamas with enhanced downpours and rough surf into the middle of the week.
On Monday, Aug. 21, the event that millions have anticipated will unfold when the moon passes directly in front of the sun.
Tropical Rainstorm Harvey will continue to track toward Central America with heavy rainfall, gusty thunderstorms and dangerous seas early this week. Harvey could regenerate over the next several days.
Heat and humidity surging from the Great Lakes and Ohio Valley into the Northeast will be the key ingredients for severe weather to develop Tuesday and Tuesday night.
A bout of locally heavy rain will impact northern and western areas of the United Kingdom Sunday night into Tuesday as moisture from Gert crosses the British Isles.
The government of Portugal has issued a state of public calamity as wildfires continue to burn across the country ahead of a weekend heat wave.
In addition to Harvey, two additional tropical features are being monitored in the Atlantic basin but rapid development is unlikely at this time.
A renewed threat for severe weather and flooding will emerge over the midwestern United States into Monday night.