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Severe Hail Potential for Central Texas Thursday

Severe storms will be firing up over Central Texas today and significant hail will be the main weather threat.  This means that hail could be 2" in diameter or larger.  When you see 2", you can think of hail the size of a lime. Here is the latest severe forecast. Severe Outlook Isolated to scattered…

15 Apr 2021, 5:47 am

Snow for Wyoming into the Rockies to End This Week

A storm system is moving across the West, bringing snow across many of the mountain ranges. With moisture building aloft and lots of cold air in place, snow will accumulate through Friday with well over a foot possible in the highest mountain peaks from the Black Hills to the Rockies and Tetons. Winter weather alerts…

15 Apr 2021, 5:00 am

Winter Weather Returns to New England

Spring may have started nearly 30 days ago, but we're about to go right back in to winter in the Northeast United States! Winter Storm Watches have been upgraded to warnings and advisories for parts of New England for Thursday night to Friday, April 15-16th. Areas impacted include the Green Mountains of Vermont, the Berkshire…

15 Apr 2021, 4:20 am

Flooding Continues Along the Gulf Coast

A stalled frontal system will usher in several waves of heavy rain along portions of the Gulf Coast through the end of the week, leading to an increased risk for flooding and flash flooding. This region has already been saturated with heavy rainfall in some locations over the last five days, this will lead to…

15 Apr 2021, 4:10 am

High Fire Danger Continues in the Southwest

Warm temperatures, low humidity and strong winds over the last couple of weeks have lead to many brush fires and fire weather alerts in the West. The G22 fire started back on April 3rd on the Fort Apache Reservation near Cibecue, Arizona and has burned more than 2,000 acres. The fire danger concerns over the…

15 Apr 2021, 4:00 am

‘Average’ Atlantic Hurricane Season to Now Reflect More Storms

[Written by NOAA]  Beginning with this year’s hurricane season outlooks, NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center (CPC) will use 1991-2020 as the new 30-year period of record. The updated averages for the Atlantic hurricane season have increased with 14 named storms and 7 hurricanes. The average for major hurricanes (Category 3, 4 or 5) remains unchanged at 3.…

15 Apr 2021, 2:00 am

Wild Weather Around The World - Indonesia, St. Vincent, and Kenya

Spring has finally sprung here in the U.S. bringing with it severe storms and even late season snowstorms, but what’s been happening around the world? We start in the southern hemisphere where tropical cyclone Seroja battered Indonesia leaving at least 128 people dead and thousands more displaced. That same storm would go on the batter Western Australia as…

14 Apr 2021, 6:00 pm

Search Continues For 12 People After Boat Capsizes

Right now, the U.S. Coast Guard (USCG) and good Samaritans continue their search for missing crew after a 129-foot-long boat capsized Tuesday afternoon. This happened about 8 miles south of Port Fourchon, Louisiana. One person was recovered, but was pronounced unresponsive, while the search continues for an additional twelve missing boaters. According to the…

14 Apr 2021, 2:30 pm

Severe Storm Chances Continue Wednesday for Gulf Coast

Severe Outlook Severe storms will be possible at times throughout the day Wednesday along the Gulf Coast. A stalled front boundary will promote storm development while several mid-level disturbances spin through the region Wednesday morning through Thursday morning. This could lead to several rounds of strong and damaging storms. Large hail, some over the size…

14 Apr 2021, 2:00 pm