We'll wrap up the week tomorrow with hazy sunshine and a few scattered PM thunderstorms. The activity looks very hit or miss in variety but it's our best chance in the next week to see some rain, so we'll keep our fingers crossed! Another hot and steamy weekend is shaping up with highs soaring into the upper 90s both Saturday and Sunday. Heat index values will approach 105-108.
- The State
It’s the fourth in the past week. Whew.
- Miami Herald
Of the two tropical storms and one disturbance in the Atlantic region Saturday morning, the National Hurricane Center forecasts one to become a hurricane, one to dissipate by Monday and one to become nothing more than it is right now.
- San Luis Obispo Tribune
Fire investigators can look at the remains of a blaze to figure out how it started, a Cal Fire captain explained.
- AZCentral | The Arizona Republic
Residents in nine of Arizona's 15 counties should be wearing face masks in indoor public places due to COVID-19, updated federal guidance says.
A satellite image showing Tropical Storm Colin not long after it formed early on Saturday, July 2, 2022. The National Hurricane Center issued tropical storm warnings for parts of the South Carolina and North Carolina coastlines during the early-morning hours on Saturday after a rapidly-developing low-pressure system along the Southeast coast of the United States strengthened into Tropical Storm Colin, the third named storm of the Atlantic hurricane season. As of approximately 5 p.m. EDT Saturday
- Star News
Overnight, Tropical Storm Colin developed near the South Carolina coastline. Here is what to expect in New Hanover, Brunswick, and Pender counties.
- Star News
A University of North Carolina Wilmington professor weighs in on the path a missing man's boat likely took from Carolina Beach to the Azores.
- NBC News
At least 13 firefighters were injured battling a wildfire burning in Northern California's Nevada County, officials said.
- Myrtle Beach Sun News
The only hint that any tropical weather might appear came Friday afternoon, when the National Hurricane Center noticed a low pressure system near Savannah, Georgia. Twelve hours later, Colin appeared.
- Reuters Videos
STORY: The Hong Kong Government Flying Service released dramatic video of their staff winching crew members from the stricken ship and into a helicopter. Authorities said 30 people were on board and three had been rescued so far.Search operations were underway for the other crew members as tropical storm Chaba passes through the area some 200 miles southwest of the city.Chaba skirted the global financial hub, bringing heavy rain and wind, restricting public transport and forcing many businesses to close. The city’s weather forecaster lowered the storm warning to signal No 3 on Saturday afternoon as Chaba was set to make landfall near Zhanjiang in China's Guangdong province.
- Yahoo News
On the downtown streets in America’s hottest city the temperature has hit 109 degrees Fahrenheit. It’s 1 o’clock in the afternoon in late June and the sidewalks are mostly empty, but an elderly woman carrying an umbrella passes by walking her terrier, the dog’s tiny feet fitted with leather moccasins to protect them from the scorching concrete.
- The Coloradoan
See where fires are burning and where hazy conditions are across Colorado using this live map.
- The Weather Network
As Bonnie takes an unusual trip across the Atlantic Ocean into Pacific waters, Tropical Storm Colin will soak the Carolinas after coming to life early Saturday morning along the southeastern U.S. coast.
DUBAI (Reuters) -At least five people were killed and 49 injured by a magnitude 6.1 earthquake in southern Iran early on Saturday, state media reported, with the area also hit soon after by two strong quakes of up to 6.3 magnitude. Some 24 tremors, two with a magnitude of 6.3 and 6.1, followed the 2 a.m. local time quake that flattened the village of Sayeh Khosh near Iran's Gulf coast in Hormozgan province.
- CBS News Videos
Strong storms are moving through the Great Lakes into the Northeast, bringing potential heavy rains and frequent lightning. Weather Channel meteorologist Chris Bruin has the forecast for the July 4 holiday weekend.
A change in the jet stream pattern will favor long-tracking severe thunderstorm complexes beginning late in the Independence Day weekend and ongoing through next week from the northern Plains to the central and southern Appalachians, AccuWeather meteorologists warn. There's the potential for one or more intense complexes to develop that could have widespread damaging consequences. A large northward bulge will develop in the jet stream over the Great Plains next week and set up a bit of a chain r
As the holiday weekend kicks off, AccuWeather meteorologists are warning mid-Atlantic and New England residents of an elevated severe weather risk into Saturday evening. A potent cold front will gradually track over the Ohio Valley and the northeastern United States throughout the day. As the boundary nears the East Coast by Saturday afternoon and evening, ingredients for severe weather will combine to spark disruptive thunderstorms. "During the afternoon and evening hours, atmospheric instabili
- Star News
The NC 4th of July Festival has canceled all events for Saturday due to the potential impacts from Tropical Storm Colin that formed overnight.
Tropical Storm Colin spun up off the coast of the Carolina's overnight and Tropical Storm Bonnie continues to make its way across Central America, threatening to dump heavy rains on Costa Rica and Nicaragua. Meteorologist Tony Sadiku shows us what to expect with these two storms and another system off to the southeast in the Atlantic.
It's a soggy, muggy morning in Houston, Texas. To prepare better for the future, officials say it may be time to expand underground.