Weather News

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.

Researchers Say California Drought is Worst Drought in 1,200 Years (December 9, 2014): Researchers say the California drought is the worst drought in the region in 1,200 years.

Ancient Egyptian Calcite Block Contains World's Oldest Weather Report (April 2, 2014): An ancient Egyptian calcite block contains the world's oldest weather report.

Spinning Ice Disk Discovered in North Dakota River (November 27, 2013): A spinning ice disk was discovered in a North Dakota river by retired engineer George Loegering

Scientists Say Earthworm Poo Could Provide Window Into Past Climates (July 10, 2013): Scientists say earthworm poo could provide a window into past climates.

International Space Station Photo Shows Pyrocumulus Clouds Created by West Fork Complex Fire (June 26, 2013): A photograph from the International Space Station shows Pyrocumulus clouds created by the West Fork Complex fire in Colorado

El Reno Tornado Was a Record 2.6 Miles Wide (June 4, 2013): The El Reno tornado on May 31 was a record 2.6 miles wide with winds of 295 mph. The storm took the lives of three veteran storm chasers.

Large Dust Devil Captured on Video in Tucson (June 3, 2013): A large dust devil was captured on video in Tucson

Flash Flood Breaks Through Doors of Campus Building (May 29, 2013): A flash flood burst through the doors of a building at Carl Sandburg College in Galesburg, Ill and eventually desks started floating.

NOAA Predicts 70% Likelihood of 13 to 20 Named Storms for 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season (May 23, 2013): NOAA is forecasting a 70% likelihood of 13 to 20 named storms for the 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season

Moore Oklahoma Tornado Threw Debris 20,000 Feet Into the Air (May 21, 2013): The monster tornado that hit Moore Oklahoma on March 20 threw debris into the air as high as 20,000 feet.

Creeping Ice Wave Damages Homes in Minnesota (May 12, 2013): This video shows a moving ice wave threatening homes in the Mille Lacs Lake area of Minnesota.

Large Tornado Destroys Buildings in Northern Italy (May 5, 2013): Amateur photographers captured a large tornado on the ground in Northern Italy. 12 people were injured and hundreds of buildings were damaged.

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