At least 27 people dead in Buffalo-area snowstorm
A deadly storm that has spanned the country is leaving many families snowed-in in Buffalo, New York. WIVB Buffalo reporter Dave Greber joins "CBS News Mornings" with a look at the situation there and how it compares to blizzards in years past.news.yahoo.com
Forecast by the Armed Forces of Ukraine: the occupiers will be hit with Burevii
VALENTYNA ROMANENKO - SATURDAY, 15 OCTOBER 2022, 14:47 Units of the Ukrainian rocket artillery continue to launch attacks on the occupiers using the Ukrainian 220 mm multiple-launch rocket system Burevii (Storm).news.yahoo.com
South Florida policyholders will have to pay if Florida’s insurers can’t cover Ian’s destruction
South Florida might be spared a direct hit from Hurricane Ian, but chances are we'll end up sharing in its costs, through increased insurance premiums, surcharges and special assessments, if some of the worst-case scenarios materialize.sun-sentinel.com
Winter storm warning for much of Midwest, storm may drop as much as 1 foot of snow locally, Chicago forecasters say
The majority of the snow is expected to fall beginning around 6 p.m. Tuesday and continuing through most of the day Wednesday, according to meteorologists at the National Weather Service.chicagotribune.com
Coast Guard diver recovers body from car above Niagara Falls
A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter crew braved poor visibility and frigid rapids to reach a car partly submerged in water near the brink of Niagara Falls, in New York, then lowered a rescue swimmer on a hoist who pulled out the woman trapped inside.news.yahoo.com
Taiwan rushes to contain sudden cane toad invasion
Toads are a symbol of prosperity and good fortune in Taiwan, but the unexpected discovery of an invasive species has officials and environmentalists scrambling to contain their spread. With flashlights in hand and shielded by protective gloves, dozens of volunteers from the Taiwan Amphibian Conservation Society worked through the night searching rice fields and vegetable plots for their quarry -- the cane toad.news.yahoo.com
The Northeast is lashed with strong winds and heavy rain from the season's first nor'easter
The first nor'easter of the season blasts the Northeast with fierce winds and heavy rain. Peak winds could top 50 miles per hour and 3-6 inches of rain is expected to fall. Mola Lenghi reports from Long Beach, NY.news.yahoo.com
Severe weather threatens millions across the nation
Residents on the East Coast are now bracing for the season's first nor'easter, as severe weather threatens tens of millions of Americans from the Pacific Northwest to New England. CBS news lead national correspondent David Begnaud reports on the impact of a record-breaking bomb cyclone on the West Coast, and CBS news meteorologist and climate specialist Jeff Berardelli joins Elaine Quijano on CBSN to discuss the severe weather across the nation this week.news.yahoo.com
Record-breaking bomb cyclone lashes West Coast
The San Francisco Bay Area is recovering from what’s being called the strongest storm to hit the region in more than 25 years. Record rain, howling winds and mudslides caused widespread damage from southern California to the Pacific Northwest. David Begnaud reports.news.yahoo.com
Strong storm batters drought-stricken California
A powerful storm barreled toward Southern California after flooding highways, toppling trees, cutting power to 380,000 utility customers and causing mud flows in areas burned bare by recent fires across the northern part of the state. (Oct. 25)news.yahoo.com
The damage in Ida's wake
Rescue workers are surveying the damage Hurricane Ida left behind in southern Louisiana -- and finding that the storm left entire communities devastated. Winds that reached 150 miles per hour when the hurricane made landfall tore through trees, power lines and buildings.news.yahoo.com
What to actually stock up on before Tropical Storm Elsa hits South Florida
This is why we wanted to ensure our readers were well prepared for the potential impacts of the storm, whether small or severe. Therefore, we relied on the experts over the National Weather Service (NWS) to get their official advice on what to do before Tropical Storm Elsa hits South Florida.
Tropical Storm Eta moves over southeastern Gulf of Mexico
PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – The U.S. National Hurricane Center’s 10 p.m. advisory reported Tropical Storm Eta was about 90 miles away from northwestern Cuba. Tropical Storm Eta 10pm advisory cone. City of Miami:City of Miami presser on Tropical Storm Eta WATCH LIVE: City of Miami officials hold press conference to discuss looming threat of Tropical Storm Eta. Latest on the storm: https://bit.ly/2GEgey7 Posted by WPLG Local 10 on Sunday, November 8, 2020Miami-Dade County:Miami-Dade County presser on Tropical Storm Eta WATCH LIVE: Miami-Dade County officials hold press conference to discuss looming threat of Tropical Storm Eta. Latest on the storm: https://bit.ly/2GEgey7 Posted by WPLG Local 10 on Sunday, November 8, 2020Broward County:Broward County presser on Tropical Storm Eta WATCH LIVE: Broward County officials hold press conference to discuss looming threat of Tropical Storm Eta.
Making naming history: First-ever Tropical Storm Eta forms
PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. – The tropical disturbance in the central Caribbean Sea became Tropical Storm Eta on Saturday. The 28th named storm of the year makes history as this is the first time Eta has been used to name a storm. Eta is expected to become a hurricane early next week as it approaches the coast of Central America later Monday and Monday night. But if the high were to weaken, or move out earlier than forecast, the storm may lose its push and stall. Tropical Storm Zeta in 2005 formed on December 30 on the other side of the Atlantic.
Tropical Storm Laura forecast to form and Florida could be looking at a hurricane next week
PEMBROKE PARK, Fla. Two tropical disturbances are now stirring in the Atlantic, and the one with Florida in its forecast cone is forecast to strengthen into a tropical storm Thursday. The next named storm of the season will be Tropical Storm Laura, and it could be a hurricane as it approaches Florida early next week, forecasters say. A Tropical Storm Watch is in effect for Saba and St. Eustatius, St. Maarten, Antigua, Barbuda, St. Kitts, Nevis, and Anguilla. A Tropical Storm Watch means that tropical storm conditions are possible generally within 48 hours. It could be at or near hurricane strength when it reaches the Yucatan Peninsula of Mexico late Saturday, forecasters say.
Remembering “The Great Miami Tornado”
Miami, FL – If you were in South Florida on May 12, 1997, then you certainly remember this one. Usually by May, we in South Florida are thinking toward hurricane season and the perils it can bring. At around 2 p.m., an unusually strong tornado dropped just north of Coconut Grove, right over Silver Bluff Estates. It then crossed I-95, trekked into Downtown Miami, and entered Biscayne Bay. This tornado was strong by South Florida standards.