The vernal equinox is better known as the first day of spring. NBC meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts explains what that means and takes a look at local stats on the first day of spring.
A winter weather system has the region locked in its crosshairs. Winter storm warnings and advisories are posted for the region, with snow, sleet, freeing rain and rain all in the mix through Wednesday evening. Here’s what to expect.
If you were hoping for a white Christmas, well, once again, those hopes are shattered. However, it will certainly feel more like Christmas around here as compared to the past!
If your travels this weekend take you south of Interstate 64 in Virginia and into North Carolina, you may want to reconsider, NBC Washington meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts says. This could be a historic storm for portions of Western North Carolina.
All the ingredients are in place for a potential snowstorm in our area for the Sunday/Monday time frame. It is looking likely that a good portion of the mid-Atlantic will be impacted, but the questions remain as to what locations will be hit.
If you’re one of the many Americans traveling for Thanksgiving this week, you’re in luck, at least in terms of weather.
A frost advisory is posted for much of the region Tuesday evening. However, temperatures will begin a slow rise once again starting Wednesday afternoon.
With just under a week to go before the 2017 solar eclipse, meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts takes a look at how the weather could impact eclipse viewing in the D.C. area.
This week, there is some more dangerous heat breaking out over the D.C. region, starting Wednesday and continuing all through the weekend.
D.C. should stay dry during the parade and evening fireworks. At the beaches, expect sunshine and dry conditions, with a slight chance of some pop-up storms and showers.
Pools are finally opening, Memorial Day parades are underway and people in the WTOP listening area are making mad dashes to area beaches. Unfortunately, the temperatures will not be feeling very summerlike and there will be daily storm chances in the D.C. area.
Some damp weather made its way through the region Monday evening. See photos.
For the second time this year, the allergy season has peaked — and it looks like the pollen is here to stay for the next few days. Storm Team4 meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts has details about when allergy sufferers will get some relief.
This month is on tap to be one of the warmest Februaries for the region — and this winter is likely to be one of the warmest.
It’s hard to believe that after two days that felt like May, we are talking about snow on the horizon, but that is the case in the WTOP area. Storm Team 4 meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts explains what’s coming and when it will arrive.
Recreating the District in video game form was no small task. Here's how the developers did it.