Denver7 Chief Meteorologist Mike Nelson has the latest on where Colorado’s fall colors are peaking this week.
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- KFSN – Fresno
An atmospheric river will move into the Valley this week. ABC30 Meteorologist Madeline Evans is tracking when rainfall will hit Central California.
The annual Orionid meteor shower will peak on the night of Wednesday, October 20. Here’s how to watch the shooting stars for yourself.
- Miami Herald
As the staggering price tag of elevating roads in the Florida Keys comes into focus, where exactly all that cash will come from remains unclear.
The Georgia Department of Natural Resources played a fun wildlife game with its Facebook followers.
Real, significant amounts of rainfall are finally on deck for Northern California. This is something the state is going to need to see a lot of - all throughout the fall and winter - to put a dent in the drought. But just this first sequence of rains could do a lot of work towards reducing our fire danger. Wilson Walker reports.
- KGO – San Francisco
RAIN RETURNS! Stormy weather is on the way to the Bay Area with widespread rain, pockets of downpours and gusty winds in the forecast over the next seven days, says Meteorologist Drew Tuma.
- KTXL - Sacramento
High elevations received up to a foot of snow in the first major snowstorm of the year; modest amounts of rain fell in the San Francisco and Sacramento areas, but more is expected in the next week.
- USA TODAY
A British wildlife hospital received a call from a local stonemasonry firm about a long, spotted snake they found in a shipping container from India.
- Popular Mechanics
Look up—or you just might miss the peak of October's meteor shower.
In 1775, severe grain shortages in France caused by successive years of poor harvests resulted in bread riots throughout the kingdom. The finances of the kingdom had never been well-managed, as the wealthiest aristocratic families in France continued to enjoy exemption from most taxes.
- Kansas City Star
“You know, I just tried to stay alive. I somehow got a hold of his antlers and I just screamed and screamed.”
- Business Insider
A meteor that incinerated the residents of an ancient city inspired the biblical story of Sodom, research suggests
Millennia ago, a meteor half the size of the Statue of Liberty struck an Middle Eastern city. The event may have inspired the biblical story of Sodom.
- Raleigh News and Observer
The truck that visited Durham Tuesday is one of only a handful in the world.
- NBC News
The risk of extreme heat is a rising threat to fast-growing cities around the world.
Governor Gavin Newsom declared a drought emergency in Los Angeles County late this afternoon, as well as in Orange, Riverside, San Diego, San Bernardino, Ventura, Imperial and San Francisco Counties. That puts the entirety of Southern California under the state’s water conservation order. Those eight counties had been excluded from the original emergency declaration, but […]
A storm passed over the central Rockies and into the northern Plains on Oct. 19, dropping more than a foot of snow in some parts of its path.
The government wants people to replace gas boilers with heat pumps.
- KTLA - Los Angeles
Gov. Gavin Newsom on Tuesday extended the emergency to San Francisco, Los Angeles and other Southern California counties. It allows state officials to ban practices like hosing sidewalks and irrigating public street medians.
- Better Homes & Gardens
Several classic garden favorites have turned out to be aggressive enough to harm native ecosystems. Here’s what to plant instead.
Southern California is expected to get the tail end of a weather system that could bring major rainfall to much of the Pacific Northwest and Northern California. Amber Lee reports.