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It's going to be a cold one before the sun warms us up tomorrow.

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Temperatures are predicted to dip into the mid-30s in many locations.

Scientists are unsure whether the blob will remain a fixture or fade away.

El Niño events have boosted precipitation amounts across the South and into the Mid-Atlantic, and sometimes snowfall as well.

The meteor shower will unleash up to 15 to 20 meteors per hour under dark, clear skies.

  • Matthew Cappucci
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Frost is not out of the question in colder spots tonight.

  • David Streit
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A front that passed today brought cold-air reinforcements.

Tornadoes are shifting toward a region where they are particularly dangerous due to higher populations, more trees and weaker dwellings.

The American Meteorological Society took issue both with Trump’s statement about the motivations of climate scientists, and his reluctance to accept their conclusions.

Important people resisted stronger codes, betting that a superstrong storm wasn’t going to come along. They lost the bet.

  • Bryan Norcross
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  • 1 day ago
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The seeds I surveyed were nearly unanimous in indicating there will be lots of snow. But beware, their forecasting track record isn't great.

  • Kevin Ambrose
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Fall is finally hitting its stride, with plenty of sun over the next few days, and some cool breezes too.

It will get pretty cool during the second half.

A gusty breeze kicks up on Wednesday as well.

The Llano River rose to 39.91 feet, the highest level in 83 years.

Some spots have seen their earliest cold and/or snow on record. Some of this cold is headed east.

The storm was a weirdo, meandering over the Atlantic for 19 days in many different forms, before crashing into the Iberian Peninsula.

  • Matthew Cappucci
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No state is better prepared for hurricanes than Florida. And then there was Michael.

  • Kevin Simmons
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Drying out with cool pattern mostly continuing right into the weekend.

  • Matt Rogers
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It's a bit muggy until the cold front passes.

More than 13 million people are under a red flag warning for extreme fire weather.

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Drop 30%

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