Millions of Americans are under winter storm warnings with snow, gusty winds and freezing rain causing dangerous travel conditions. Elise Preston has the latest.
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- Tacoma News Tribune
A wall of water 60 feet high could hit some coastal areas of Washington state.
- The Weather Network
It’s the middle of winter, but one rogue system near Hawaii could try to become the earliest tropical cyclone ever recorded in the eastern Pacific.
An Arctic air mass responsible for the lowest temperatures of the season so far in parts of the Midwest and East will run its course this weekend, but more waves of frigid air will follow, along with threats of snow and slippery travel conditions, AccuWeather meteorologists say. Energy demands will remain high due to the extreme cold, and motorists and airline passengers should anticipate periodic delays from snow and icy conditions in the weather pattern. "This is typically the coldest time of
- USA TODAY
A winter storm was forecast to bring a miserable mix of snow, sleet and freezing rain to parts of the Southeast on Friday and into early Saturday.
Parts of the Southeast and mid-Atlantic are bracing for a storm that will bring snow and ice from Friday evening to Saturday morning. The storm will affect a narrow zone, one that centers around the Atlantic coast this time, with the likelihood of major travel disruptions along portions of the Interstates 85 and 95 corridors of Virginia and the Carolinas, AccuWeather meteorologists warn. Winter weather advisories, winter storm and ice warnings were in effect for dozens of counties from South Car
- The Post-Crescent
A fireball lit up the sky above Wisconsin on Thursday morning. More than 100 sightings were reported across the Midwest
Hundreds of people across the Midwest reported seeing a “fireball event,” according to the International Meteor Organization.
- Good Morning America
The Hunga-Tonga-Hunga-Ha'apai volcanic eruption last week caused widespread damage to the Pacific Island nation of Tonga, with a huge mushroom plume engulfing the kingdom and nearly 50-foot tsunami waves crashing ashore, devastating local villages. The volcano's second eruption triggered a tsunami that was felt around the world. The Tongan government issued its first official communication via partially restored communications networks on Jan. 18, calling the eruptions and subsequent tsunamis an “unprecedented disaster.”
- Democrat and Chronicle
With temperatures plunging during the next few days, many car owners are asking: How often should I start my car to warm it up?
- The Progress-Index
The National Weather Service now thinks a maximum three inches could fall from the skies onto Petersburg and environs
- Austin American-Statesman
On Thursday comes a wintry mix "that gradually spreads across the remainder of South Central Texas during the day into the evening," forecasters say.
- The Dispatch
While remnants from last week's winter storm still remain, Davidson and Randolph counties prepare for a second round of frozen precipitation.
- Delmarva Now | The Daily Times
Between 2 and 3 inches of snow is expected in the Salisbury area. Accomack and Northampton counties in Virginia are predicted to see 4 inches.
- Myrtle Beach Sun News
Inclement winter weather is expected to impact 14 counties in northeast S.C. and southeast N.C., according to the National Weather Service in Wilmington.
- The Daily News
The Jacksonville area is expected to see ice and freezing rain -- and maybe even a little snow, too.
- Raleigh News and Observer
Yes, we said beet juice. Plus: how quickly should you clean your car after driving on salt-brined roads?
- USA TODAY
Sleet, snow and bitter cold temperatures continued to sweep across a wide swath of the South and East on Thursday.
- IndyStar | The Indianapolis Star
The snowfall could be the first accumulation of the season for Indianapolis.
- The State
Another winter storm is headed to South Carolina. This time, the Midlands could see snow.
- The Weather Network
Extremely cold temperatures settle into southern Ontario and Quebec, as a much more wintry pattern takes hold.
Lisala Folau says he swam for more than a day, clinging to a log at sea, to survive the tsunami.