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Capital Weather Gang: October, 2013

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 10/31/2013

PM Update: A balmy Halloween evening, gusty showers towards morning

Trick-or-treating weather is quite enjoyable this evening, with much above normal temperatures and the rain/storminess well to our west.

By Jason Samenow  |  05:22 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 10/31/2013

Study: Pacific ocean now warming 15 times faster than in past 10,000 years

A new study finds Pacific ocean is taking in heat at the most rapid rate in many thousands of years, providing yet another indicator of global warming.

By Jason Samenow  |  04:21 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Climate Change, Latest

Posted at 01:37 PM ET, 10/31/2013

Wind advisory for D.C. region’s western counties overnight

You may want to bring in any outdoor Halloween decorations before heading to bed as a burst of wind is possible after midnight

By Jason Samenow  |  01:37 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Wind

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 10/31/2013

Weather phobias are real: what scares you the most? (POLL)

From nephophobia - fear of clouds - to chionophobia - fear of snow, weather legitimately scares people.

By Jason Samenow  |  01:12 PM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Health, Latest

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 10/31/2013

The scary Halloween solar storm of 2003: a warning for today’s space weather

Ten years ago, the sun provided an unexpected extra dimension to the tricks and treats of Halloween.

By Steve Tracton  |  11:35 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Astronomy, Latest, Space, Space Weather

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/31/2013

Warm with a blustery D.C. area forecast: Warm evening a treat, gusty winds are tricky

WEATHER GANG | The ghosts and goblins should stay dry but the fairy princesses’ hair is likely to be frazzled as strong southerly winds kick in.

By David Streit  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:57 AM ET, 10/31/2013

Redskins vs. Chargers weather forecast: Chilly winds but otherwise a fine weather day

You will want to be layered and perhaps even head-covered given winds are likely to be 15 mph, gusting to 25 mph

By David Streit  |  04:57 AM ET, 10/31/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, SkinsCast

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 10/30/2013

PM Update: Warming up for Halloween; weather-induced wine shortage

After struggling with morning clouds and some showers, it turned out to be a pleasant afternoon.Gray skies don’t stay away long though.

By Ian Livingston  |  04:47 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:21 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Halloween weather forecast: Where to find, avoid the scariest skies

A strong cold front plowing towards the East Coast could certainly make for some wicked weather this Halloween.

By Jason Samenow  |  03:21 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Halloween, Latest, U.S. Weather

Posted at 12:57 PM ET, 10/30/2013

Fall foliage from space: before and after

NASA’s Aqua satellite beautifully captures the region’s rapidly evolving foliage from an altitude of 438 miles.

By Jason Samenow  |  12:57 PM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fall foliage, Latest, Seasons

Posted at 11:07 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Grading our 2013 summer outlook: A solid forecast

Overall, I think we did quite well in capturing what was in store for the summer of 2013.

By Matt Ross  |  11:07 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Capital Weather Gang, Latest, Seasons

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/30/2013

D.C. area forecast: Shower chances before and after a mild and mostly dry Halloween

The best chance of rain arrives with a cold front late Thursday night into Friday. Then we’re back to cooler but decent weather through the weekend.

By Dan Stillman  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:17 PM ET, 10/29/2013

PM Update: Clouds rule into Wednesday; sampling today’s Sandy stories

While it might not have been quite as nice as yesterday, today’s weather was certainly much better than we saw a year ago!

By Ian Livingston  |  04:17 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts, Sandy

Posted at 01:02 PM ET, 10/29/2013

Superstorm Sandy: Unraveling the mystery of a meteorological oddity

We examine the science behind the meteorological oddball became the second costliest tropical cyclone ever to strike the United States.

By Jeff Halverson  |  01:02 PM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Sandy, Tropical Weather

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/29/2013

D.C. area forecast: Getting warmer for sure; will showers wait ’til after Halloween?

A gradual warming trend is the main story the next few days ahead of a potentially showery late-week cold front.

By Matt Rogers  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 04:46 PM ET, 10/28/2013

PM Update: Brief cool air reinforcement; Massive storm in northern Europe

A seasonable day in late October is often quite a fine one, and today sure fit the bill.

By Ian Livingston  |  04:46 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Searching for peak color at Eagle Rock and Capon Springs, WV (PHOTOS)

There were just enough colorful leaves remaining in the trees to provide the setting for some fun fall photography this past weekend.

By Kevin Ambrose and Ian Livingston  |  02:11 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fall foliage, Latest, Photography

Posted at 12:22 PM ET, 10/28/2013

Halloween weather: will rainy front foil D.C., Northeast trick-or-treat plans?

Temperatures should be quite comfortable. But the prognosis for precipitation is a trickier one to track.

By Dan Stillman  |  12:22 PM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, U.S. Weather

Posted at 10:32 AM ET, 10/28/2013

Did Hurricane Sandy live up to the media hype? Yes, and then some

The news coverage surrounding the approach and landfall of Hurricane Sandy, however, was one of those strange times when a major storm actually lived up to the hype, and even exceeded it.

By Dennis Mersereau  |  10:32 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Media, Sandy, Tropical Weather

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/28/2013

D.C. area forecast: Cool start to the week, but warming up toward Halloween

Sublime fall weather starts the week and, for those who like it a little warmer, Wednesday and especially Halloween are set to deliver.

By Rick Grow  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:18 AM ET, 10/27/2013

D.C. area forecast: Still sunny, still cool, and still quite nice

High pressure holds sway over much of the eastern United States for the first half of this week.

By Brian Jackson  |  05:18 AM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:17 AM ET, 10/27/2013

United vs. Dynamo weather forecast: Season ends in the sun

A pleasant fall day for concluding a not-so-pleasant season for the United.

By  |  05:17 AM ET, 10/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, UnitedCast

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/26/2013

D.C. area forecast: Still cooler than normal, but a fine fall weekend

WEATHER GANG | Other than temperatures continuing to feel more like we would expect a few weeks from now, this is more or less your typical fall weekend.

By  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:22 PM ET, 10/25/2013

PM Update: Freeze warning again tonight; X-class flares hurled from sun

It was another chilly and blustery day, but one also filled with sunshine. We’ve got a replay of freeze potential on tap tonight before conditions moderate a bit this weekend.

By Ian Livingston  |  04:22 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:57 PM ET, 10/25/2013

U.S. once had air pollution to match China’s today

One of the worst U.S. air pollution episodes was the choking, deadly smog that covered Donora, Pa., in October 1948, killing 20 people and leaving roughly 7,000 ill in hospitals or at home.

By Jack Williams  |  01:57 PM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Air Quality, Health, International Weather, Latest

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 10/25/2013

Fall foliage update: don’t wait until it’s too late

Fall foliage viewing ranges anywhere from past peak in the mountains, to moderate color around the District and on the Eastern Shore. Did you know that weather is *not* the most important factor in the timing of the changing colors?

By Brendan Richardson  |  10:52 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Seasons

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/25/2013

D.C. area forecast: Bundle-up mornings with gradually warmer afternoons

You’ll feel the serious autumn (early winter?) chill most in the mornings, with temperatures near freezing in some places. But we do see gradually warmer weather, especially the afternoons, as we get into the weekend.

By  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 10/24/2013

PM Update: Freeze warning expanded to entire area; toasty September globally

By Ian Livingston  |  04:31 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 10/24/2013

The incredibly snowy side of Sandy

Sandy was a rare tropical beast that not only devastated the coastal areas with high wind, heavy rain and storm surge, but also produced up to three feet of inland snow.

By Kevin Ambrose  |  02:04 PM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Sandy, Winter Storms

Posted at 10:53 AM ET, 10/24/2013

The evolution of D.C.’s cold snap: when do we break out of it?

Let’s take a look upstream, where changes in the Pacific Ocean tell the story of the current cold snap and provide clues as to what’s next.

By Rick Grow  |  10:53 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, U.S. Weather

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/24/2013

D.C. area forecast: Mostly clear, crisp fall weather through weekend; Freeze Warning for N&W suburbs

WEATHER GANG | It’s time to dig deep in the closet for sweaters and blankets as cool weather settles in.

By David Streit  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 10/23/2013

PM Update: Staying breezy and chilly; freeze watch north and west Thursday night

Behind yesterday’s cold front, it’s almost like we jumped ahead a few weeks on the calendar.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:18 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 02:42 PM ET, 10/23/2013

Sandy spared New York’s skyscrapers, but high-rises carry high risk during hurricanes

Even if you think trudging up and down several stories in a high-rise without elevators is a good way to get in shape, you should evacuate when threatened by a hurricane.

By Jack Williams  |  02:42 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Sandy, Tropical Weather

Posted at 12:47 PM ET, 10/23/2013

First accumulating snow in the mountains of Maryland and West Virginia

Reports from places like Garrett County in western Md., where elevations routinely rise past 2,000-3,000 feet, have indicated both snow and light (up to a few inches) snow accumulation today.

By Ian Livingston  |  12:47 PM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Seasons, Winter Storms

Posted at 11:02 AM ET, 10/23/2013

Weather Channel says best chance for East Coast cold and snow not until late winter

The Weather Channel is out with its winter outlook, and it’s predicting that the current cold snap gripping much of the nation may not be a sign of what’s to come.

By Dan Stillman  |  11:02 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Media, Seasons

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/23/2013

D.C. area forecast: Highs stuck in 50s for several days

Perhaps showery for some today, before temperatures dip into the 30s for some tonight, and for most tomorrow night. Will any spots touch the freezing mark?

By Dan Stillman  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:03 PM ET, 10/22/2013

PM Update: Showery tonight and increasingly chilly; season’s first snow for Midwest

We go from feeling like mid-fall should to getting a taste of considerably colder air in the days ahead. First, a passing weak area of low pressure may send us some showers tonight into tomorrow.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:03 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:46 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Forecasters saw first signs of Superstorm Sandy exactly one year ago

The anniversary of Superstorm Sandy’s landfall doesn’t hit until next week. But it was a year ago today that forecasters first saw the makings of a potentially historic event.

By Dan Stillman  |  02:46 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Sandy, Tropical Weather

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 10/22/2013

Fall colors popping from Great Falls to Richmond (PHOTOS)

An assortment of photos helps visualize how fall colors are progressing across the D.C. area and mid-Atlantic this season.

By Kevin Ambrose  |  01:12 PM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fall foliage, Latest, Photography, Seasons

Posted at 10:52 AM ET, 10/22/2013

Coming cold blast: First freeze on the way for many in mid-Atlantic

It’s that time of year again. Like it or not, overnight temperatures near and below freezing are on their way to being standard fare.

By Ian Livingston  |  10:52 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Local Climate, Seasons

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/22/2013

D.C. area forecast: Showers arrive late today in advance of major cold front

We’re on the edge of the “frontal cliff” now as temperatures take a big nosedive after a strong cold front sweeps through tonight.

By Matt Rogers  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 10/21/2013

PM Update: Mild weather on borrowed time; Major fires in southeast Australia

After one of the coldest mornings of the season thus far, one that even included a bit of frost here and there, a stellar afternoon unfolded.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:06 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 03:22 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Chinese city shut down by off-the-charts pollution

The northern Chinese city of Harbin was effectively shut down Monday after suffocating in a dense soup of pollution.

By Jason Samenow  |  03:22 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Air Quality, Health, International Weather, Latest

Posted at 11:17 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Category 3 Hurricane Raymond menacing Mexico’s Pacific coast

Raymond, the first major hurricane to form in the eastern Pacific this season, is sitting, spinning and soaking sections of the water-logged west coast of Mexico with heavy rain.

By Jason Samenow  |  11:17 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 10/21/2013

Photos from Skyline Drive: Near peak foliage color working its way towards the lowlands

A sunny Sunday provided a perfect opportunity for some high elevation leaf peeping.

By Ian Livingston  |  10:12 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fall foliage, Latest, Photography, Seasons

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/21/2013

D.C. area forecast: Sunny start to week, but turning sharply colder midweek

Unless you’re a fan of November and December-like chill, today’s the week’s finest day weatherwise.

By Jason Samenow  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:17 AM ET, 10/20/2013

D.C. area forecast: A few fine fall days; frost advisory tonight far western suburbs

We’re on the cool but pleasant side of things with plenty of sun through tomorrow. But then a strong cold front brings a Canadian chill by Wednesday.

By Brian Jackson  |  05:17 AM ET, 10/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/19/2013

D.C. area forecast: Weak front threatens showers today, then nicer ahead of big cooldown

WEATHER GANG | Sunday will bring lots of sunshine before a cold front moves in and cools things off.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 10/18/2013

PM Update: Few showers Saturday, clear and cooler Sunday; big cold shot next week

Today’s weather was virtually flawless, so it’s too bad we can’t hold onto it for another day.

By Jason Samenow  |  04:55 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 10/18/2013

Double whammy drenching in Japan? Super typhoon Francisco may follow Wipha’s path

On the heels of Wipha comes super typhoon Francisco, about 250 miles west-northwest of Guam, tracking north-northwestward.

By Jason Samenow  |  03:55 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 10/18/2013

Hunter’s Full Moon, and a penumbral lunar eclipse this evening

The sky presents two lunar spectacles for the price of one tonight.

By Jason Samenow  |  01:03 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Astronomy, Latest

Posted at 11:11 AM ET, 10/18/2013

Mid-Atlantic fall foliage right on schedule; near peak conditions in mountains

Patchy fall color is already being observed in and around the metro D.C. area, but some of the high elevations to the west are nearing peak conditions.

By Brendan Richardson and Jason Samenow  |  11:11 AM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fall foliage, Latest, Seasons

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/18/2013

D.C. area forecast: Changeable but mostly comfortable weather ahead

WEATHER GANG | Today should deliver plenty of sun before another front heads our way.

By A. Camden Walker  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 10/17/2013

PM Update: Few showers this evening, then a sunny, cooler Friday

A cool front is slipping through the region with widely scattered showers this evening. We gradually clear out overnight setting up a sparkling Friday.

By Jason Samenow  |  05:22 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Report: Western wildfires growing more intense, insurers deeply concerned

A trend towards more severe wildfires is particularly alarming not only to residents in areas that are prone to burn, but to the companies who insure those in harm’s way.

By Dennis Mersereau  |  04:06 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Climate Change, Latest

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 10/17/2013

Beware of faulty, flaky Facebook weather forecasts

A proliferation of Facebook weather page has led to misleading or flat out inaccurate information spreading virally, especially around high-interest weather events.

By Jason Samenow  |  02:04 PM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Media, Winter Storms

Posted at 11:35 AM ET, 10/17/2013

AccuWeather predicts below average snow for Washington, D.C. this winter

AccuWeather released its winter outlook last week and, reversing course from the previous two years, it’s not predicting a big winter for snow in the Mid-Atlantic.

By Jason Samenow  |  11:35 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Media, Seasons

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/17/2013

D.C. area forecast: Passing showers late today, tomorrow is back to perfect

WEATHER GANG | Showers today will be short-lived and Friday promises to be a very nice day.

By David Streit  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 04:57 AM ET, 10/17/2013

Redskins vs. Bears weather forecast: Sunny, crisp weather is a crowd pleaser

Great tailgating weather is a sure bet with only a few clouds

By David Streit  |  04:57 AM ET, 10/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, SkinsCast

Posted at 05:32 PM ET, 10/16/2013

PM Update: Remaining cloudy, with a few showers possible Thursday

Despite lots of clouds, today was fairly benign as far as weather goes around here. Tomorrow won’t be much worse, though a few showers may roam.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:32 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Weather in the wilderness: 4 scary real-life situations

Whether you’re on a hike or overnight camping trip, awareness of possible weather threats can be the difference between life and death.

By Brendan Richardson  |  04:30 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Nature, Weather safety

Posted at 01:38 PM ET, 10/16/2013

Major autumn cold blast possible for eastern U.S., D.C. in 7-10 days

Brought to you, in part, by typhoon Wipha, much of the eastern two-thirds of the U.S. is due for a taste of late fall or early winter conditions.

By Jason Samenow  |  01:38 PM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Explainer, Extreme Cold, Latest

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 10/16/2013

Japan’s shocking, deadly deluge from Typhoon Wipha: 33 inches of rain in 24 hours

Incredibly, 17 inches (426 mm) fell in 4 hours and nearly 5 inches in one hour.

By Jason Samenow  |  10:50 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/16/2013

Pleasing weather ahead, perhaps interrupted by late-Thursday rain

WEATHER GANG | We may see more clouds than sun till Friday, but mostly nice will prevail.

By Dan Stillman  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 10/15/2013

PM Update: Mostly cloudy but mostly pleasant for midweek

On Wednesday, we’re sandwiched in between two weak weather systems, but stay dry. And winds from the south keep us on the mild side.

By Jason Samenow  |  05:00 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Japan’s storm of the decade: Typhoon Wipha lashing Tokyo, Fukushima

Typhoon Wipha is barreling up the east coast of Japan, spreading torrential rains and the likelihood of damaging winds.

By Jason Samenow  |  02:34 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 11:26 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Tropics extremely quiet in Atlantic; record drought in major U.S. hurricane landfalls

The tropical Atlantic continues its spell of remarkable inactivity. There have been just two short-lived Category 1 hurricanes so far, and there is nothing in the long-range model guidance to suggest anything but the status quo.

By Brian McNoldy  |  11:26 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 10:16 AM ET, 10/15/2013

Fireball races across sky in Washington, D.C. Monday evening; a political metaphor?

A large meteor shot through the sky northeast of the District Monday evening around 8:25 p.m., to the amazement of scores of eyewitnesses in the region.

By Jason Samenow  |  10:16 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Astronomy, Latest

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/15/2013

D.C. area forecast: Unsequestered sunshine today, but rain risk returns late Thursday

Today, it’s bright, sunny skies rather than dark clouds hanging over Washington, D.C.

By Matt Rogers  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:26 PM ET, 10/14/2013

PM Update: Pleasant through Tuesday; Australia’s seasonal tropical forecast released

A strange thing happened today. The sun appeared. There are more sky views where that came from.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:26 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 04:33 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Powerful typhoon Wipha eyes Tokyo, Japan

Wipha may produce flooding rain and damaging winds in major population centers in Japan.

By Jason Samenow  |  04:33 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 12:50 PM ET, 10/14/2013

Major disaster averted: 5 reasons why cyclone Phailin not as bad as feared in India

There are several factors which, together, help explain why disastrous consequences were avoided from Phailin.

By Jason Samenow  |  12:50 PM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 10:41 AM ET, 10/14/2013

The Mid-Atlantic’s deluge: Ghost of Karen pushes rain totals well beyond predictions

For five days over the Mid-Atlantic, the rains kept coming, at times torrential. A lot more rain fell than forecast. Here are the reasons...

By Jeff Halverson  |  10:41 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Flooding, Latest, Local Climate, Recaps

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/14/2013

D.C. area forecast: Drying out at last, and, yes, some sunshine

The storm which sat off the coast for more than four days has finally, more or less, fallen apart. That should allow sunshine to make a long-awaited return today.

By Jason Samenow  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 10:08 AM ET, 10/13/2013

D.C. area forecast: Still damp and still searching for sun

At least any rain today is on the light or drizzly side, and in the coming days our chances for rain go down as the chances for sun go up!

By Brian Jackson  |  10:08 AM ET, 10/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/12/2013

D.C. area forecast: More showers ahead, but the storm is winding down

The little storm that could hangs around today, though with some luck the punch it packs won’t be anything like the last two days.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 04:57 AM ET, 10/12/2013

United vs. Union weather forecast: Damp a decent bet

It’s rained so much lately, we’re bound to run into some water around one way or another.

By Ian Livingston  |  04:57 AM ET, 10/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, UnitedCast

Posted at 10:45 PM ET, 10/11/2013

Flood warning overnight, rain to gradually relax over weekend after record deluge

The flood warning has been extended until 7:45 a.m. as an additional 1-2 of rain is possible overnight.

By Jason Samenow  |  10:45 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts, Local Climate

Posted at 01:49 PM ET, 10/11/2013

Rain totals mount as relentless coastal storm is stuck

One to five inches of rain (with isolated higher amounts) has fallen across the region since Wednesday, with most locations in the two to four inch range.

By Jason Samenow  |  01:49 PM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Local Climate, Nor'easters

Posted at 11:30 AM ET, 10/11/2013

Category 5 Phailin likely a disaster for India, catastrophic storm surge “a certainty”

The lives and livelihoods of millions of people along India’s east coast are in peril as monstrous cyclone Phailin makes its approach from the Bay of Bengal.

By Jason Samenow  |  11:30 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/11/2013

D.C. area forecast: Want drier and sunnier weather? Wait till next week.

The clouds and periodic rain/drizzle are in it to win it. For a few more days still.

By A. Camden Walker  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts, Latest

Posted at 04:47 PM ET, 10/10/2013

PM Update: Stalled storm keeps the rain coming

One to two inches of rain has fallen from the current coastal storm, and it's not over, by a long shot.

By Jason Samenow  |  04:47 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 10/10/2013

Federal shutdown fury: How missing weather data could cost the public, insurers big money

The implications this shutdown is having on forensic meteorology, attorney's, courts and the insurance industry is quite troubling, and could linger for a year or two.

By Howard Altschule  |  03:41 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government, Latest

Posted at 02:42 PM ET, 10/10/2013

Potentially catastrophic cyclone Phailin, size of Katrina, headed for India

Potentially catastrophic cyclone Phailin headed for India

By Jason Samenow  |  02:42 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 10:51 AM ET, 10/10/2013

How the shutdown could impact scientist studying space weather at the South Pole

To get a better sense of the impact of the Federal shutdown on Antarctic science research, we talked to C. Robert Clauer, whose conducts space weather research at the South Pole.

By Masuma Ahuja  |  10:51 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Space Weather

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/10/2013

D.C. area forecast: Damp and dreary drags on through the weekend

WEATHER GANG | The whirling dervish along the coast looks set to drop anchor through Sunday.

By David Streit  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 10/09/2013

PM Update: Rainy tonight, continued damp and chilly on Thursday

A raw day with blustery northeast winds has set the stage for the arrival of our first coastal storm of the cool season.

By Ian Livingston  |  01:00 PM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 12:18 PM ET, 10/09/2013

15 ways the Federal shutdown is hampering the National Weather Service

From a lack of janitorial services to canceled travel to broken data streams - the shutdown has unleashed a torrent of obstacles for Weather Service forecasters.

By Jason Samenow  |  12:18 PM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government, Latest, National Weather Service

Posted at 11:49 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Ghost of Karen: What to expect from this transformed, tropical remnant and why

The eleventh named tropical cyclone in the Atlantic fell short of becoming a hurricane, then wallowed in the Gulf while weakening. Now, Karen has taken on a new identity, transformed into a coastal low currently visiting the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic.

By Jeff Halverson  |  11:49 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Explainer, Latest, Nor'easters

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Coastal flooding ongoing in southeast Virginia, likely for Md., Del. beaches

As the “Nor’easter” drifts north up the Mid-Atlantic coast, large waves and strong winds will pound the shoreline leading to coastal flooding and beach erosion.

By Jason Samenow  |  10:50 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Nor'easters

Posted at 10:02 AM ET, 10/09/2013

A “nor’easter,” a “northeaster,” a northeast storm, or does it even matter?

Depending on your point of view, you either love or hate the capricious disturbances commonly called “nor’easters, one of which we are about to experience.

By Don Lipman  |  10:02 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  History, Latest, Nor'easters

Posted at 09:26 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Stunning sunset d j vu in Washington, D.C. (pictures + time-lapse)

On Monday, we enjoyed a spectacular sunset as clouds retreated along a departing front in the evening sky. Then, on Tuesday evening, the clouds reversed course and stepped back on stage, producing another unforgettable sunset show.

By Jason Samenow  |  09:26 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Photography, Sunsets

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/09/2013

D.C. area forecast: Dreary days ahead with rising rain chances

Our sunny and warm Shutdown City has turned cloudy and cool, while a coastal storm threatens damp and somewhat dismal conditions starting this afternoon or evening.

By Dan Stillman  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:49 PM ET, 10/08/2013

PM Update: Cloudy, with rain possible by Wednesday afternoon as Nor’easter approaches

A coastal storm is developing, and clouds are already increasing from the east. By Wednesday afternoon, rain chances start to grow.

By Jason Samenow  |  05:49 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 04:25 PM ET, 10/08/2013

Coastal storm may bring days of overcast and damp conditions to Mid-Atlantic

A developing coastal storm may not only deliver several consecutive days of cloudy weather, but also significant rainfall to the region.

By Jason Samenow  |  04:25 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Nor'easters

Posted at 01:56 PM ET, 10/08/2013

AccuWeather’s 45-day forecast fails to impress in multi-city test

AccuWeather’s long-term forecasts are not only generally inaccurate, but they also don’t capture predict general trends in weather as the company claims.

By Dennis Mersereau  |  01:56 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AccuWeather, Latest, Media

Posted at 11:20 AM ET, 10/08/2013

It’s stink bug season again: how bad are they where you live? (POLL)

Summer has transitioned to autumn which has sent stink bugs scurrying to hibernate inside of the walls and attics of our homes, apartments, and office buildings.

By Kevin Ambrose  |  11:20 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Nature, Stink bugs

Posted at 10:18 AM ET, 10/08/2013

Spectacular sunset shuts down summer in Washington, D.C. (PICTURES)

Marking the transition from summer to fall-like weather came an impeccably-timed sunset, casting light on the departing frontal clouds in a blend of yellow, orange and red hues.

By Jason Samenow  |  10:18 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Photography, Seasons, Sunsets

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/08/2013

D.C. area forecast: Autumn re-enters scene, but cloudy, damp pattern after today

Monday’s front ushered in a swift shift to cooler conditions. However, as it stalls off the coast, it serves as the focus for unsettled weather starting tomorrow.

By Matt Rogers  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:11 PM ET, 10/07/2013

PM Update: Autumn makes a comeback; today’s rain totals

The cold front responsible for today’s weather excitement is pushing off the coast, leaving much cooler and more seasonable air in its wake.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:11 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 03:53 PM ET, 10/07/2013

Okinawa takes vicious blow from Typhoon Danas (VIDEO)

The southwest eyewall of Typhoon Danas ripped across the northern tip of Okinawa earlier today. Storm chasers positioned themselves to experience its full force.

By Jason Samenow  |  03:53 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  International Weather, Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 02:24 PM ET, 10/07/2013

NWS forecasters overcome nastiest elements in Federal shutdown; hike to work in blizzard

National Weather Service forecasters hiked to work and slept there during South Dakota’s extraordinary blizzard, falling in the midst of the Federal shutdown.

By Jason Samenow  |  02:24 PM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government, Latest, National Weather Service, U.S. Weather

Posted at 09:15 AM ET, 10/07/2013

Worst of storms exiting the D.C. area, drying out mid-afternoon

The combination of a strong cold front and low level spin in the atmosphere has primed the atmosphere for some gusty thunderstorms and perhaps a few tornadoes in the region today.

By Jason Samenow  |  09:15 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Thunderstorms, Tornadoes

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/07/2013

D.C. area forecast: Downpours likely today, summery pattern on way out

Our spell of summer in fall concludes today as a strong cold front slices through the region, with showers and perhaps a gusty thunderstorms or two.

By Jason Samenow  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:16 AM ET, 10/06/2013

D.C. area forecast: Summer heat with a tropical twist, as storms threaten late Monday

One more day of summer heat, then those who’ve been doing a rain dance should finally see their prayers answered.

By Brian Jackson  |  05:16 AM ET, 10/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 10/05/2013

Karen falling apart, non-factor for D.C., but rain/storms from cold front likely Monday

Any meaningful impact from Karen in the D.C. area has evaporated, but a strong cold front is still likely to bring some heavy rain and possible thunderstorms to the D.C. area on Monday.

By Jason Samenow  |  04:06 PM ET, 10/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/05/2013

D.C. area forecast: Heat through the weekend, with storminess arriving Monday

If you slept through the summer, and yesterday, this is your lucky chance to relive the glory.

By Ian Livingston  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 10/04/2013

PM Update: More like July in October’s first weekend

The unseasonably warm or even hot weather continues right on through the weekend, before Karen possibly pays us a visit early next week.

By Jason Samenow  |  05:56 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Alaska National Weather Service office begs “please pay us” in secret message

In a public forecast discussion, the Anchorage National Weather Service office encoded this secret message: “Please pay us.“

By Jason Samenow  |  05:19 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government, Latest, National Weather Service

Posted at 02:30 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Tropical storm Karen in Washington D.C.: how much rain and when?

Rainfall from Karen or its remnants is most likely Monday into Monday night. Around one inch of rain seems like a reasonable possibility, or a good “first guess” forecast.

By Jason Samenow  |  02:30 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 12:43 PM ET, 10/04/2013

Weather mania: Nation faces blizzard, severe thunderstorms, tropical storm, wildfires

After an extraordinarily quiet period devoid of tropical weather systems and significant tornado activity, multiple serious weather hazards are impacting or closing in on the U.S., from coast to coast.

By Jason Samenow  |  12:43 PM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Extreme Weather, Latest, Thunderstorms, U.S. Weather

Posted at 10:28 AM ET, 10/04/2013

Weakened tropical storm Karen heading for Gulf coast, landfall likely Saturday night

Tropical Storm Karen is about 300 miles south of New Orleans and will make landfall along the northern Gulf Coast most likely Saturday night.

By Brian McNoldy  |  10:28 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/04/2013

D.C. area forecast: Heat peaks before Karen moisture heads toward Shutdown City

WEATHER GANG | We bake and sweat a bit the next few days while we await a potential rainmaker.

By A. Camden Walker  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 04:57 AM ET, 10/04/2013

United vs. Fire weather forecast: Somewhat sweaty soccer

Fairly warm, and a bit muggy for fall.

By A. Camden Walker  |  04:57 AM ET, 10/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, UnitedCast

Posted at 06:08 PM ET, 10/03/2013

PM Update: Unseasonably warm weather continues

October has brought nothing but 80-degree days so far, and Friday keeps the streak of balmy days going.

By Jason Samenow  |  06:08 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 03:54 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Shutdown stopping flow of weather information as dangerous storms threaten nation

Certain Federal resources for communicating information about hazardous weather are down and out within 48 hours of a possible life-threatening hurricane, blizzard, severe thunderstorm outbreak and wildfires.

By Jason Samenow  |  03:54 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government, Latest, National Weather Service, U.S. Weather

Posted at 12:31 PM ET, 10/03/2013

Will tropical storm Karen dump heavy rain on Washington, D.C.?

Heavy rain is likely to accompany Karen as it rides northward, but the exact track is still a wild card, and will determine whether or not Washington, D.C. receives substantial rain.

By Jason Samenow  |  12:31 PM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 09:28 AM ET, 10/03/2013

Tropical storm Karen forms, hurricane watches issued for Gulf coast

The disturbance in the southern Gulf of Mexico has intensified to a tropical storm: Karen. Tropical storm and hurricane watches are now in effect for a section of northern Gulf coast. Rains from Karen could reach the D.C. area Monday.

By Brian McNoldy  |  09:28 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Tropical Weather

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/03/2013

D.C. area forecast: Downright summery weather to last through the weekend

It looks like fall weather has been furloughed too!

By David Streit  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 04:31 PM ET, 10/02/2013

PM Update: Near-record highs today, more warmth tomorrow; Aurora seen by satellite

Today’s temperatures ran about 10 to 15 degrees above normal as our taste of summer in October continues.

By Ian Livingston  |  04:31 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 03:48 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Amazing fireball streaks through West Virginia sky (PHOTO)

Capital Weather Gang reader Alex Parlini was photographing the stars in Dolly Sods, WV when, by chance, the fireball zipped through his field of view.

By Jason Samenow  |  03:48 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Astronomy, Latest, Photography, Space

Posted at 01:33 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Government shutdown winters tend to be cold and snowy in D.C.

I examined if a shutdown foretells the type of winter that follows in Washington. Snow lovers: it’s good news.

By Ian Livingston  |  01:33 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  History, Humor, Latest, Local Climate

Posted at 11:46 AM ET, 10/02/2013

Caribbean system may become tropical storm Karen and affect Gulf and East coasts

A tropical storm may be brewing in the western Caribbean, and is expected to strengthen as it heads toward the northern Gulf coast this weekend. Some of its moisture may ride up the East Coast.

By Brian McNoldy  |  11:46 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Tropical Weather

Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 10/02/2013

September 2013: Near normal temperatures, but 20th driest on record

September 2013 may be remembered most for its plethora of pleasant days, but also may have marked the early stages of a drought.

By Matt Rogers  |  10:39 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Local Climate, Recaps

Posted at 05:01 AM ET, 10/02/2013

D.C. area forecast: Warmth sticks around through weekend

WEATHER GANG | Our highs will stay in the 80s through the weekend, but with low humidity, it still feels quite nice.

By Dan Stillman  |  05:01 AM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 06:20 PM ET, 10/01/2013

PM Update: Warmest October weather since 2007 ramps up

This is the warmest stretch of October weather since 2007 when we had a trio of 90+ degree days.

By Jason Samenow  |  06:20 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

Posted at 06:01 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Weather Channel to name winter storms for second year

Weather Channel to name winter storms for second year

By Jason Samenow  |  06:01 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Media

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Identifying weather hazards on the road

D.C.’s traffic is notoriously brutal, and hazardous weather can further aggravate the situation.

By Brendan Richardson  |  03:35 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Weather safety

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Federal shutdown weakens weather and climate enterprise

Much of the National Weather Service is still functioning, but that does not mean all is well in the world of weather and climate with much of the Federal government closed for business.

By Jason Samenow  |  02:19 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Government, Latest, National Weather Service

Posted at 12:29 PM ET, 10/01/2013

Meteorologist Eric Holthaus’ vow to never to fly again draws praise, criticism

Eric Holthaus’ vow to never fly again due to its impact on climate change has drawn a wide range of reactions.

By Jason Samenow  |  12:29 PM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Latest, Media

Posted at 05:02 AM ET, 10/01/2013

D.C. area forecast: Warm through the weekend with rain risks delayed

The calendar says October, but a warm week will feel like early September.

By Matt Rogers  |  05:02 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Forecasts

 

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