Latest from Matthew Cappucci

‘Phenomenal’ temperature swing brings taste of spring to Central U.S.

Some places have seen 90-degree increases in temperature while snowpack is vanishing.
  • Feb 26, 2021

NOAA mulls moving start of Atlantic hurricane season up to May 15

Meteorologists have noticed storms forming earlier in the year over the last decade.
  • Feb 26, 2021

Denver expected ‘a trace to 4 inches’ of snow. Up to 16 inches fell.

A winter weather advisory was quickly upgraded to a warning as snow totals stacked up.
  • Feb 25, 2021

Busy tornado season projected across the southern U.S. this spring

After a slow start, tornado season could roar to life with possible outbreaks in the South and Southeast.
  • Feb 25, 2021

Record warmth engulfs Western Europe, while Russia plunges into deep freeze

The same extreme jet stream pattern is shuttling Saharan dust to Scandinavia.
  • Feb 24, 2021

Dallas sees temperatures rise 80 degrees as snow vanishes in central U.S.

Some places have seen swings of over 100 degrees this month.
  • Feb 23, 2021

NASA’s Perseverance rover may unlock mysteries behind weather on Mars

Scientists are hoping to unravel the secrets behind the general circulation of Mars's winds.
  • Feb 23, 2021

Beijing soars to 78 degrees, its warmest winter temperature on record

The mark topped the city’s highest previous winter temperature by 10 degrees.
  • Feb 22, 2021

Record cold is easing in the Central U.S., but the thaw could bring its own problems

The abrupt change in temperature could create new complications.
  • Feb 19, 2021