Desktop notifications are on   | Turn off

Get breaking news alerts from The Washington Post

Turn on desktop notifications?

Yes Not now

It looks like you've previously blocked notifications. Please update your browser permissions to allow them.

The Washington Post

There's no need to say sorry for erring on the side of keeping people safe.

It's irresponsible and needs to stop.

It might sound like the idea came straight off the PR desk, but there is some science behind the concept — if conditions are just right and the radars are used properly.

He was not just a great meteorologist. He was a great man.

  • Kathryn Prociv
  • ·
  • Aug 1
  • ·

For a "Twister" fan, owning Dorothy would be pretty cool. But you would also kind of own a little slice of atmospheric science history.

TV weather in Washington is changing again.

"I nearly lost my lunch."

We have to stop doing this.

Weather set the backdrop for defining moments in many movie classics.

  • Tom Cohen
  • ·
  • May 10
  • ·

"If someone throws a piano off the roof, I don't care what Sarah Palin tells you -- get out of the way, because it's coming down on your head."

Load More