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400K Flee, Dozens Injured as Storm Batters Japan

Mon, 10/13/2014 - 03:24
Typhoon Vongfong was downgraded to a tropical storm as it hit the Japanese island of Kyushu after battering the southern island of Okinawa

Severe Weather Threatens More Than 76 Million Americans

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 15:34
Severe weather is looming across the country, putting more than 76 million people at risk over the next three days.

Hurricane Fay to Fade, but Gonzalo Waits in Wings

Sun, 10/12/2014 - 13:48
National Hurricane Center sees no threat to land from Fay, but Gonzalo prompts hurricane watches for a handful of Caribbean locations.

Parched: Devastating Drought Stretching Far Beyond California

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 13:48
Dead cattle and crops in Central America, rioting in Colombia, rationing in Brazil: Drought isn't just a California problem.

Antarctic Sea Ice Growth Baffles Scientists

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 12:50
While the planet warms, an increase to Antarctic sea ice leaves scientists scratching their heads. The Weather Channel's Matt Sampson reports.

Typhoon Vongfong Hammers Japan With High Winds, Rain

Sat, 10/11/2014 - 08:02
At least 22 people were injured late Saturday night local time (Saturday morning ET) by winds that reached 100 miles per hour in some areas over Okinawa.

Drought-Stricken Californians Asked Not to Wash Their Cars

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 14:07
Being called the “Dirty Car Pledge”, more than 3,000 drivers have pledged not to wash their cars for at least 60 days in an effort to conserve water.

US Air Force Base in Super Typhoon's Path

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 09:16
Super Typhoon Vongfong is headed toward Japan and will effect Kadena air base, which is on the island of Okinawa. The Weather Channel's Matt Sampson reports.

Flash Floods Sweep Through Genoa, Italy

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 03:59
Following days of heavy rain, one of the biggest rivers that flow through the Italian city of Genoa overflowed, and flooded the streets, leaving cars tossed around like toys, and gaping holes in the pavement.

U.S. Bases on Alert as 156 MPH Storm Roars Toward Japan

Fri, 10/10/2014 - 02:46
Japan was preparing Friday for powerful Typhoon Vonfong which was packing winds gusting up to 156mph as it powered towards U.S. bases in Okinawa.

The Week in Pictures

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:34
A volcano sparks evacuations, a rare sight in empty Hong Kong streets, Yom Kippur prep causes giggles, a red deer goes green and more.

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Thu, 10/09/2014 - 11:34
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Chance of El Nino Ahead, but Can It Help California?

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 09:37
The Climate Prediction Center sticks with its prediction for a weak El Nino over the winter, keeping alive at least some hope of drought-easing rain.

Space Shot: Super Typhoon Churns Towards Japan

Thu, 10/09/2014 - 04:12
NASA astronaut Reid Wiseman tweeted an image of Super Typhoon Vongfong in the western Pacific Ocean from the International Space Station.

Super Typhoon Takes Aim at U.S. Pacific Bases

Wed, 10/08/2014 - 18:01
Super Typhoon Vongfong was on course for tens of thousands of U.S. military personnel on the Pacific islands of Kadena and Okinawa.

Twister Sweeps Through Paris, Kentucky

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 16:36
A tornado that swept through Paris, Kentucky causing minor damage was caught on camera.

Typhoon Vongfong Turns Into 2014's Strongest Storm

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 13:29
An enormous storm in the Western Pacific rapidly strengthened overnight into the year's most powerful super typhoon.

Floods Send Cars Into Trees in France

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 10:08
12 inches of rain hits southern France on Monday, washing away cars and causing damage to neighborhoods in Grabels.

Severe Weather Rolls Through Kentucky

Tue, 10/07/2014 - 05:39
Video shows what looks like a tornado moving through Russell County, Ky., witnesses say the funnel cloud formed in a matter of seconds and reportedly damaged nearby trees. There were also reports of heavy hail and downed trees in the city of Lexington.

Deadly Typhoon Lashes Tokyo With 100 MPH Winds

Mon, 10/06/2014 - 03:02
Typhoon Phanfone, which washed three American airmen in Okinawa out to sea, slammed Tokyo Monday, triggering evacuation warnings and snarling travel.