The wildfire that has expanded in size over the last several days in Placer County has jumped the Middle Fork of the American River into El Dorado County. It continues to force evacuations in both counties and has destroyed some homes. The Mosquito Fire was reported around 6:40 p.m. Tuesday near Mosquito Ridge Road on the north side of the Oxbow Reservoir. It is now threatening to burn into Foresthill. As of Thursday afternoon, the Mosquito Fire had burned about 8,265 acres, according to mapping from the Fire Integrated Real Time Intellligence System, or FIRIS, a helicopter program through the California Office of Emergency Services. It is still 0% contained, according to Cal Fire.
- Biloxi Sun Herald
Rapid intensification is expected by Tuesday, and Ian will spend days in the Gulf of Mexico. Here’s the latest forecast.
- Biloxi Sun Herald
The storm will spend several days intensifying in the Gulf but could weaken a bit before landfall. Here’s why the Mississippi Coast, Alabama, Georgia, and Florida should be on high alert.
The Action News Jax First Alert Weather Team is continuing to track several tropical systems, including Tropical Storm Ian.
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Winter might still be nearly three months away, but many parts of the U.S. can see their first snow during the fall.
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Fiona, now a post-tropical cyclone, made landfall in Atlantic Canada early Saturday with hurricane-force winds and heavy rain.
- Palm Beach Daily News
Florida is in the potential path of Tropical Storm Ian. Use these maps to track the storm's path and spaghetti models.
Fox 13 Meteorologist Tony Sadiku is watching Tropical Storm Ian closely. As of Sunday morning, Tropical Storm Ian had top winds of 50 miles per hour and was moving west-northwest at 12 miles per hour. Ian is expected to intensify rapidly and Sadiku says it could become a category 1 hurricane by late Sunday night or early Monday morning. According to Sadiku, the entire west coast of Florida is fair game for a hurricane landfall next week. He advises residents to get prepared now, so those plans can be implemented when there is a better idea of where the storm will hit.
- Miami Herald
As Tropical Storm Ian snakes toward the Sunshine State over the next few days, officials worry about a potentially dangerous storm surge along Florida’s west coast and panhandle.
- TCPalm | Treasure Coast Newspapers
Emergency officials were not hunkering down for Tropical Storm Ian, which is expected to become a hurricane and target Florida's northwest coast.
- South Florida Sun Sentinel
While forecast path of imminent Hurricane Ian inches away from South Florida, experts cite track ‘volatility,’ urge preparation, caution
All signs point to Tropical Storm Ian reaching Florida as a hurricane by the middle of next week. The question of the weekend is where. The most recent forecasts suggest Southeast Florida may dodge the initial impact, unlike the rest of the state, as the storm’s potential path shifts north and west. In its 11 p.m. update Saturday, the National Hurricane Center said Ian is expected to rapidly ...
- Tallahassee Democrat
Tropical Storm Ian: Four ways, odds on how major hurricane threat could impact Florida | WeatherTiger
Sketching out the Hurricane Ian scenarios and laying some baseline odds for how likely each of them are moving forward.
There's a level 1 risk for severe storms in extreme north Georgia with damaging winds, small hail, heavy rain and frequent lightning possible.
- Orlando Sentinel
Tropical Storm Ian’s impact with Florida was baffling forecasters Sunday because of disagreement among some key computer forecast models. While dueling predictions are starting to align more with a possible landfall in west Central Florida, the National Hurricane Center cautioned that “uncertainty is still high.” In its 8 p.m. update, the hurricane center said a Tropical Storm Watch had been ...
The Action News Jax First Alert Weather Team is continuing to track several tropical systems, including Tropical Storm Ian, which could impact Florida as a major hurricane.
- Bradenton Herald
Here’s the latest updates from Saturday on Tropical Storm Ian.
- Associated Press
Hazardous weather has killed at least 36 people in northern India over the past 24 hours, including 12 who who were struck by lightning, officials said as they warned of more heavy downpours in the coming days. Across the northern state of Uttar Pradesh, at least 24 people died after their homes collapsed amid unrelenting rains, Relief Commissioner Ranvir Prasad said. Mohamed Usman, 15, was on his friend's roof in the city of Prayagraj when lightning struck Friday evening, killing him instantly.
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New, exclusive FOX Model a game changer in short term weather prediction for tracking tropical systems
FOX Weather is taking advantage of the latest computing technology to run a new, exclusive high-resolution forecast model.
Rain is beginning to fall, with life-threatening flooding and landslides expected.
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Experts suspect that the super pod of pilot whales chased its squid prey into the shallow waters at Macquarie Heads in Tasmania and became trapped.
- Miami Herald
Ian is making a trek toward Florida. The state is in the cone of concern.