A tornado touched down in Fairfax County, Virginia on Friday evening, officials confirmed, bringing down trees and power lines in the Reston area — where severe damage led to a home being condemned. On Saturday, officials confirmed
National Weather Service forecasters said they believe multiple tornadoes hit southwest and central Mississippi, although they won’t be sure until damage is surveyed. Heavy winds also were reported in Louisiana earlier in the day and in central Alabama as the system quickly pushed eastward.
A major storm system forming in the South will bring severe weather to the D.C. region as the National Weather Service issued a flash flood watch in effect Friday afternoon. Here’s what to expect.
Powerful storms that rolled across the South on Saturday spawned at least two suspected tornadoes, damaged homes and killed two children in Texas, authorities said.
Authorities say about a dozen people in Texas have been injured in powerful storms that have spawned at least one suspected tornado and damaged homes and other property.
There’s good news for Washingtonians: Forecast guidance has shifted faster and further to the south, leaving anything measurable well to the south of the D.C. area.
Brace yourselves, D.C. — winter is back. After a few days of unseasonably warm weather, cooler air moved into the area once again with a chance of snow on Sunday night into Monday afternoon.
This weekend’s storm dumped several inches of snow while most of the D.C. region slept — more than enough for dicey conditions on roadways and weekend activities to be canceled.
The D.C. region endured its first major snowstorm of 2019, bringing with it rounds of closures and icy road conditions.
There are seven states under flood or snow and ice alerts on Friday morning, including Oklahoma City and Atlanta, as a storm that brought record snowfall targets the Northeast with heavy rain over the weekend.
These aerial images from NOAA offer a stark look at how there’s nothing left in some parts where houses once stood.
“It’s important to take a strong stand against looting,” the Wilmington deputy police chief said. “This community has been through a lot right now, and we feel very strongly that looters are exploiting people that are vulnerable at a time like this.”
Hurricane Florence is lashing cities along the Carolina shore with winds of up to 90 miles per hour. Watch a livestream from near the shore.
Hurricane Florence is churning toward the East Coast, expected to become a life-threatening major hurricane. Here’s what’s in store for the D.C. region.
Meteorologists said Florence had strengthened into a hurricane again by late Sunday morning. Forecasters say the storm will rapidly spin up into a major hurricane, with widespread impacts possible from torrential from rain and winds throughout the East Coast. Virginia, North Carolina, and South Carolina have declared states of emergency.
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