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Matt Daniel

All about freezing rain

The science of freezing rain. What causes the dangerous winter weather element that can paralyze cities.

Watch wind flowing across US in real time

The wind map updates every hour and lets you see the movement, flow, and speeds of wind across the United States. Go see it! It’s great!

Are you prepared for a hurricane?

Now, early in the season, is the time to make a plan to stay safe if a hurricane approaches your area.

Category 5 Cyclone Winston slams Fiji

The strongest tropical cyclone recorded so far in 2016 – and Fiji’s strongest tropical cyclone ever – made landfall Saturday evening.

Hurricane Patricia slams into Mexico

Floods and landslides remain a risk from Patricia – strongest storm yet recorded in the Western Hemisphere. The storm caused less damage than expected. It went from a tropical storm to a Category 5 hurricane in just 24 hours.

1,000-year rainfall hits South Carolina

Roads washed out. People trapped in cars. Seven deaths as of Sunday evening. And it’s still raining, but the rain should taper off by Monday night.

U.S. Southeast braces for floods

U.S. landfall looks increasingly unlikely. “Historical” flooding possible in parts of the U.S. Southeast and Mid-Atlantic.

Tropical Depression Bill a flood threat

Bill made landfall late Tuesday morning as a tropical storm. Now weakened, it will produce heavy rain in parts of the south-central U.S. on Wednesday.

NOAA forecasts slow 2015 Atlantic hurricane season

NOAA forecasts 6-11 named storms, 3-6 hurricanes, and 0-2 major hurricanes.

Central U.S. inundated with heavy rain

A month ago, much of Texas and Oklahoma were in drought conditions. This past weekend, they had serious and deadly flooding.