Hurricane Florence To Cause Devastating Flooding In Carolinas

Major Hurricane Florence will continue churning toward the Carolina coast with its eye set on major damage. The Category 3 storm will stall out and produce days worth of flooding rains for North and South Carolina. The effects of the storm will begin Thursday as outer bands cross over Wilmington, Morehead City and other towns near the coast. The main … Read More

Rain Changes to Freezing Rain Today; More Rain Expected

It sure didn’t feel like late February yesterday after record breaking highs in the 70s for much of the state.  All of that is coming to a crashing end today as a strong cold front is pushing across the state.  Temperatures will fall 20+ degrees through the afternoon, compared to early morning temperatures in the 60s.  Expect temperatures in the … Read More

Severe Weather And Flooding Possible Today

Flooding is a major threat going through the night

A November severe weather event might be taking shape as we go throughout Sunday and into the early morning hours Monday. Storms that form could produce damaging winds, large hail, tornadoes and flooding. As of 11:30 Sunday morning a few pockets of rain and storms were around. There are severe storms near Fort Wayne, IN moving into NW Ohio. These … Read More

Severe Weather Threat for Much of the Midwest Tomorrow

Summary The Storm Prediction Center has issued a convective outlook for tomorrow, November 5th, 2017. This outlook shows the potential for quite a wide area being impacted by possible severe weather. “Severe thunderstorms, capable of large hail, damaging winds, and a couple tornadoes, will be possible from parts of the mid Mississippi Valley eastward to the lower Great Lakes Sunday … Read More

Hurricane Irma Moves Into Florida

Hurricane Irma is still a major storm even after weakening caused by interaction with Cuba. As it drifts back over the favorable ocean waters and moves into the Florida Straights there will likely be more strengthening. Nonetheless a major hurricane will impact much of Florida. Irma hurtled toward Florida with 125 mph winds Saturday on a projected track that could … Read More

Harvey Makes Landfall Again and Tropical Storm Irma Forms

While the catastrophe associated with Tropical Storm Harvey continues to unfold across parts of Texas and Louisiana, a new potential (and long range) threat to land has appeared on the horizon. Irma, the ninth named storm of the 2017 Atlantic Hurricane season has developed in the far Eastern Atlantic. Forecasts call for gradual development for Irma and the cyclone is expected to become a hurricane … Read More

Harvey continues to flood out roadways and buildings

By NOMAAN MERCHANT and JUAN LOZANO Associated Press HOUSTON (AP) – A sodden Texas coastal community was becoming increasingly isolated Wednesday, as Harvey-fed rains flooded most major roadways leading out of the city and swamped a shelter for those displaced by the storm that ravaged the Houston area. Jefferson County sheriff’s deputy Marcus McLellan said he wasn’t sure where the … Read More

Catastrophic Flooding In Houston

A potentially historical flood event is well underway in portions of Southeast Texas. More than a thousand rescues took place overnight after CATASTROPHIC FLOODING has been stranding citizens in Houston and surrounding areas as the water rises. Two people have died in the Houston area due to the torrential rain, according to the National Weather Service. Tropical Storm Harvey is … Read More

Hurricane Harvey Expected to Become A Major Hurricane Impacting Texas

Hurricane Harvey has reformed over the Gulf of Mexico after previously dissipating as a tropical depression.  Harvey is in a location that is currently very favorable for rapid hurricane intensification: low wind shear and warm ocean waters.  Right now,  on the current forecast track,  Harvey is expected to make landfall along the Texas coastline late Friday night or early Saturday … Read More

Southeast Soaker This Week

Radar and Satellite view this afternoon in the Southeast US showing showers and thunderstorms this afternoon across the region. This particular pattern will become the main weather feature for this week. Multiple rounds of showers and thunderstorms are forecast. That could result in flooding concerns for multiple locations in the southeast. The Weather Prediction Center has also indicated a risk … Read More