NYC could see warmer than average winter, weather models say!!

New York City could be in for a warmer than average winter, even as parts of Upstate New York get hit with more snow than usual. Forecasters from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Climate Predication Center released an updated winter outlook for the country on Thursday. Meteorologists predicted that La Niña — a global weather pattern influenced by colder temperatures in the Pacific Ocean — … Continue reading NYC could see warmer than average winter, weather models say!!

Freeze alerts issued for more than 75 million Americans as coldest air of season invades Midwest, South, East

The coldest air so far this fall is invading a widespread area of the Midwest, South and East, placing millions at risk of frosts and freezes this week as a powerful storm system also brings rounds of snow, rain and gusty winds from the Great Lakes to the Northeast. A strong low-pressure system being tracked by the FOX Forecast Center is responsible for ushering in the widespread … Continue reading Freeze alerts issued for more than 75 million Americans as coldest air of season invades Midwest, South, East

About 1.7 million remain without power in Ian’s path; storm treks through North Carolina: Live updates

Hurricane Ian’s U.S. death toll rose to 27 as the storm, now a post-tropical cyclone, churned northward Saturday across central North Carolina after hammering the coast of South Carolina and devastating swaths of Florida. Power was knocked out for over 300,000 customers in North Carolina and almost 100,000 in Virginia as of Saturday morning, according to poweroutage.us. In South Carolina, almost 60,000 people were still without power after Ian toppled trees … Continue reading About 1.7 million remain without power in Ian’s path; storm treks through North Carolina: Live updates

Hurricane Ian death toll expected to surpass 50 as rescuers search door-to-door for survivors

The tragic death toll from Hurricane Ian’s historic assault on Florida is expected to soon surpass 50, officials said late Saturday morning. Lee County Sheriff Carmine Marceno, who oversees flood-ravaged Fort Myers, said the number of confirmed deaths reached 35 in his jurisdiction alone. With assistance pouring in from around the state and country, Marceno said more than 600 stranded survivors were rescued from their homes so far. … Continue reading Hurricane Ian death toll expected to surpass 50 as rescuers search door-to-door for survivors

Satellite images show ‘apocalyptic’ Hurricane Ian approaching Florida

Daunting satellite images show bolts of lightning sparking around the massive, swirling eye of Hurricane Ian — as the “apocalyptic” storm approaches Florida Wednesday after already knocking out power in Cuba. The timelapse by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration came as more than 2.5 million people in the Sunshine State have been urged to evacuate before the eye is expected to hit there late Wednesday. Other … Continue reading Satellite images show ‘apocalyptic’ Hurricane Ian approaching Florida

Hurricane Danielle strengthens, Tropical Storm Earl churns in the Atlantic

A quiet August has turned into a busier September with two named disturbances traveling through the Atlantic Ocean. Danielle became the first Atlantic hurricane of the season on Friday after August finished with no named storms for the first time in decades.  Hurricane Danielle is harmlessly spinning over the Central Atlantic and is nearly a thousand miles from the nearest landmass.  After weakening to a tropical … Continue reading Hurricane Danielle strengthens, Tropical Storm Earl churns in the Atlantic