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Why You Should Prefer Dew Points Over Relative Humidity

Updated: 07/09/2013 - When a meteorologist or a dedicated weather weenie hears the “90-degree heat with 90 percent humidity” refrain he or she winces and wants to say something like, “It never happens here. Let me teach you a little about what ‘humidity’ means.”

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This Day in Weather History

Updated: 07/08/2013 - On this date, July 8, back in 1939 a record high temperature and low temperature was set on the same day at Houston Hobby Airport.

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Chantal

Updated: 07/10/2013 - Tropical Storm Chantal formed on Sunday evening in the Central Tropical Atlantic.

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How Do Fireworks Get Their Colors?

Updated: 07/04/2013 - Metal salts create the reds, oranges, yellows, greens, blues and purples seen during pyrotechnic displays.

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Weekend Heat Wave to Bake Western US

Posted: 06/27/2013 - A high pressure system hanging over the West this weekend is bringing temperatures extreme even for a region used to baking during the summer.

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Clean Air Could Cause Hurricanes

Posted: 06/26/2013 - Cleaner air over the Atlantic could make conditions more favorable for stronger hurricanes by increasing oceanic warming.

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Coronal Hole

Posted: 06/26/2013 - The biggest thing on the sun today is not a sunspot, it's a coronal hole. The yawning dark gap in the sun's atmosphere is almost directly facing Earth.

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NOAA study finds fishing tops U.S. lightning death activities

Updated: 06/26/2013 - NOAA's National Weather Service has discovered that 64 percent of lightning deaths since 2006 occurred while people were participating in leisure activities, with fishing topping the list at 26 deaths. John Jensenius, a lightning safety specialist with the National Weather Service, conducted the study by examining demographic information for 238 deaths attributed to lightning over the last seven years. NOAA released these findings on the first day of National Lightning Safety Awareness Week to call attention to the danger of outdoor activities during a thunderstorm.

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Lightning Safety Awareness Week

Posted: 06/25/2013 - This is Lightning Safety Awareness Week. The information in this brief article could save your life.

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2012 Billion-Dollar Weather & Climate Disasters

Updated: 06/25/2013 - In 2012 there were 11 weather and climate disaster events with losses exceeding $1 billion in damages. This makes 2012 the second costliest year since 1980, with a total of more than $110 billion in damages throughout the year.

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94 in Alaska? Weather Extremes Tied to Jet Stream

Posted: 06/25/2013 - The jet stream, the river of air high above Earth that generally dictates the weather, usually rushes rapidly from west to east in a mostly straight direction.

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Tropical Depression Barry

Updated: 06/20/2013 - The second tropical storm of the season has formed in the Southern Gulf of Mexico.

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Baked Alaska: Unusual Heat Wave Hits 49th State

Posted: 06/19/2013 - A heat wave hitting Alaska doesn't rival the blazing heat of Phoenix or Las Vegas, but to residents of the 49th state, the weather feels like a stifling oven - or a tropical paradise.

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Tropical Depression Heads Toward Mexican Coast

Posted: 06/19/2013 - Forecasters say a tropical depression crossing Mexico's Bay of Campeche is expected to become a tropical storm before making landfall in that country's Gulf Coast state of Veracruz

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Tropical Storm Andrea Zipping Up the East Coast

Posted: 06/07/2013 - After bringing rains, heavy winds and even tornadoes to parts of Florida, Tropical Storm Andrea moved quickly across south Georgia and was speeding through the Carolinas

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Thousands Lose Electricity During Texas Storms

Updated: 06/06/2013 - Storms in north and west parts of Texas packing winds topping 80 mph have left behind hail and power outages but no immediate reports of anyone hurt.

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Tropical Storm Andrea Bearing Down on Florida Coast

Updated: 06/06/2013 - The first tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season has gotten a little stronger as it heads toward Florida's western coast and a new tropical storm warning has been issued for a swath of the U.S. East Coast.

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Tropical Storm Andrea

Updated: 06/07/2013 - Tropical Storm Andrea forms in the Gulf making it the first named storm of the 2013 Atlantic Hurricane Season.

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Deadly Okla. Tornado Widest on Record, Rare EF5

Updated: 06/05/2013 - The National Weather Service says the deadly tornado that struck near Oklahoma City late last week was another top-of-the-scale EF5 that packed winds reaching 295 mph. The weather service also says the twister's 2.6-mile width is the widest ever recorded.

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