A powerful storm system is expected to bring strong straight-line winds, hail, heavy rain, and tornadoes stretching from tonight St. Louis, MO down to Galveston, Texas through Wednesday.
A series of disturbances continue to hit parts of the west coast of the United States. Rainfall totals will likely exceed 12 inches in some areas, and flooding is a huge concern. Meanwhile, many areas have experienced hurricane force wind speeds. The pattern will continue to impact the Pacific Northwest through this weekend.
A superstorm is barreling along the East Coast and expected to hit New York City in the next few hours with warnings of tornadoes, severe thunderstorms and hurricane-strength winds. A tornado touched down in the city of Elmira, in north-west New York State at 4.15 pm local time. Emergency more »
For the first time since the Great Coastal Gale of '07 and only the second time in its history, the National Weather Service in Portland has issued a hurricane force wind warning for the Oregon Coast. The warning extends from Cascade Head north of Lincoln City, south to Florence more »
126 mph winds were reported in Colorado’s Front Range and central mountains Saturday, snapping limbs, damaging roofs and overturning vehicles.
Western Nebraska was hit by hurricane force winds causing accidents and road closures today. Winds topped up to 75 miles per hour near Harrisburg and 71 miles per hour in Sidney. The Nebraska State Patrol says multiple accidents occurred during a 30-minute time frame on Nebraska Highway 71. The more »
200,000 household spent the night without electricity after a powerful storm swept through the southern and western areas of Finland on Monday. In Karelia another 30,000 households are without power while in Savo 40,000 household lost electricity. Energy companies are busy clearing fallen trees and cleaning up the more »
At least 10 million dollars in damage occurred when hailstones the size of tennis balls, flash flooding and tornadoes hit Melbourne Christmas day.
High winds along the New Zealand coast sent sand up to 200 meters inland making the Hibiscus Coast Highway look like a beach track.
Colliding jet streams over Indonesia could be the cause of flooding in Tennessee and tornadoes in Alabama.
A strong storm moving across Turkey brought bitter cold temperatures, heavy rain, strong winds and snow to many residents. Temperatures dropped several degrees throughout Turkey on Friday. Five lakes froze in Gümüşhane when temperatures dropped to 13 degrees (Celsius) below zero. Temperatures were lowest in Turkey’s eastern provinces, with more »
Scotland is recuperating today after hurricane-force winds sent the country into chaos and cost the economy an estimated £100 million.
Strong wind storms are wrecking havoc in many parts of the world: Canada, United States, New Zealand, Finland, Sri Lanka, Scotland, and Norway. Senior Meteorologist at TWS calls these events a once in a decade event and are monitoring the situations closely.