Weather News

360-Degree Video of Tornado Recorded in Colorado (May 23, 2016): This 360-degree video of a close-range tornado was recorded neary Wray, Colorado. It was shared by AccuWeather.

NASA Uses Satellites to Track Volcanic Ash (May 15, 2016): NASA is using satellites to track volcanic ash. The NASA/NOAA/DoD Suomi NPP satellite maps the concentration of sulfur dioxide and volcanic aerosols

Colorado Tornado Photograph Wins 2015 National Geographic Photo Contest (December 29, 2015): A photograph of a Colorado tornado named DIRT has won the 2015 National Geographic Photo Contest. It was taken by James Smart.

Cyclone Chapala Is Second Strongest Cyclone Recorded in Arabian Sea (October 30, 2015): Cyclone Chapala could become the strongest storm recorded in the Arabian Sea. It currently has winds of 150 mph.

Study Finds Persian Gulf Climate May Become Too Hot for Humans (October 26, 2015): A new study from MIT and Loyola Marymount University has found that Climate Change may make the Persian Gulf too hot at times for humans to survive.

Hurricane Patricia is Strongest Hurricane Ever Measured (October 23, 2015): Hurricane Patricia is now the strongest hurricane ever measured. It is headed for the southern central Mexico coast.

UK's Met Office to Let Public Name Storms (September 9, 2015): The UK's Met Office is going to let the public name storms in the UK and Ireland.

Jim Bean Firenado Video Virals (September 4, 2015): A Jim Beam factory leak in 2003 lead to this unique bourbon-fueled Firenado. The video is now viraling.

Three Major Hurricanes in the Pacific Ocean (August 30, 2015): Satellite imagery shows three major hurricanes in the Pacific - east of the IDL - at one time.

MSG-4 Weather Satellite Returns First Image of Earth (August 4, 2015): The MSG-4 weather satellite has taken its first iamge of Earth. The image was taken with the SEVIRI instrument.

Satellite Images Show Beijing Quadrupled in Size From 2000 to 2009 (July 4, 2015): Data from NASA's QuikScat satellite shows Beijing quadrupled in size from 2000 to 2009. The city's winter temperatures also climbed.

Study: Increase in Carbon Emissions Boosts Risk of Megadroughts (February 14, 2015): NASA study finds an increase in carbon emissions increases the risk of megadroughts.

Chicago Gets 19.3 Inches of Snow and Detroit Gets 16.7 Inches (February 2, 2015): The Chicago blizzard over the weekend dumped 19.3 inches of snow. This made it the city's 5th biggest snowstorm.

Funny or Die Launches Free Weather App (January 27, 2015): Funny or Die has launched a free weather app providing real weather forecasts and humor.

Driver Narrowly Avoids Falling Trees During Australian Storm (January 23, 2015): A driver narrowly avoided getting clobbered by falling trees during a storm near Healesville, Australia.

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