Widespread Damaging Winds Likely Today in Pennsylvania and New York

Dennis Mersereau · 07/08/14 01:28PM

A moderate (4 out of 5) risk for severe weather exists across parts of Pennsylvania and New York this afternoon ahead of thunderstorms that could produce widespread damaging winds in excess of 75 MPH at times. In addition to the wind risk, hail the size of ping pong balls and even a tornado or two are possible.

Five Beautiful GIFs of Hurricane Arthur Show Nature's Terrifying Power

Dennis Mersereau · 07/08/14 10:45AM

When Hurricane Arthur made landfall on the North Carolina coast last weekend, it was the strongest hurricane to strike the United States since Hurricane Ike hit Texas in 2008. The storm was downright impressive visually, and these gifs document the latent beauty of nature's power.

Tornado Backdrop Gives Couple the Most Badass Wedding Photos Ever

Dennis Mersereau · 07/06/14 09:37PM

A couple in Saskatchewan, Canada got a better backdrop than they bargained for when a tornado touched down a couple miles down the road from the wedding. The photographer took full advantage of nature's fury and took the most badass wedding photos ever taken.

Super Typhoon Neoguri Threatens Okinawa with 165 MPH Winds on Tuesday

Dennis Mersereau · 07/06/14 06:51PM

Super Typhoon Neoguri is churning towards the southern islands of Japan this evening with the power equivalent to that of a category 5 hurricane in the Atlantic Ocean. Forecasters expect that Neoguri could have winds of 165 MPH when it comes dangerously close to Okinawa on Tuesday.

TWC During Arthur Was Great Until That Guy Chased a Woman in Labor

Dennis Mersereau · 07/05/14 02:07PM

Have you ever been so desperate for ratings that you almost got swept away by a hurricane's storm surge, then a couple of hours later chased down a woman in labor and tried to climb into the National Guard truck in which she was giving birth? If not, then you're not a reporter for The Weather Channel.

Flash Flood Emergency in Southeastern Mass. as Arthur Drops 6" of Rain

Dennis Mersereau · 07/04/14 04:30PM

New Bedford, Massachusetts is under a rare "flash flood emergency" this evening as Hurricane Arthur dropped more than six inches of rain over the city in just a couple of hours. Even though forecasts called for heavy rain, the intensity and amount of rainfall that occurred (and is ongoing) came as a surprise.

Atlantic Canada Is Next in Line for Hurricane Arthur on Saturday

Dennis Mersereau · 07/04/14 12:38PM

While almost all of the coverage of Hurricane Arthur in both the American and global media focused on the storm's impact on North Carolina, the storm is still churning in the Atlantic and it has its sights set on Atlantic Canada.

Oops: Weather Service Issues Tornado Warning 18 Minutes After Tornado

Dennis Mersereau · 07/03/14 05:08PM

While the National Weather Service is often on top of their game when it comes to severe weather, sometimes they miss the mark and make a major error. In this case, they failed to issue a tornado warning on a confirmed tornado until 18 minutes after it first showed up on radar.

What to Expect as 90 MPH Hurricane Arthur Batters the Carolinas

Dennis Mersereau · 07/03/14 01:14PM

Hurricane Arthur is creeping closer to the North Carolina coast at this hour, with winds of more than 90 MPH hanging just a few dozen miles offshore. The system is expected to strengthen to category 2 status with 105 MPH winds over the next day as it pounds the Outer Banks.

Arthur Strengthens Further, N.C. Coast Now Under a Hurricane Warning

Dennis Mersereau · 07/02/14 04:20PM

Tropical Storm Arthur is on the verge of becoming a hurricane at this hour, with winds of 70 MPH. Hurricane warnings are now in effect for coastal North Carolina from Surf City, N.C. northward to Duck, N.C. Tropical storm warnings are in effect for coastal areas from South Santee River, S.C. to Surf City, N.C. and from Duck, N.C. to Cape Charles Light, Virginia.

Washington D.C. and New York City Could See Severe Weather Today

Dennis Mersereau · 07/02/14 03:06PM

Intense thunderstorms are bubbling up along much of the East Coast this afternoon, some of which are turning severe. The worst of the storms are occurring eastern New York right now, and they may threaten New York City by rush hour.

Hurricane Watches Issued as Arthur Strengthens and Closes in on N.C.

Dennis Mersereau · 07/02/14 01:16PM

Hurricane watches and tropical storm warnings are in effect as Tropical Storm Arthur continues to gather organization and strength as it swirls towards the Carolina coast. Meteorologists expect it Arthur hit coastal North Carolina as a hurricane with winds around 80 MPH on Thursday night.

Everything You Need to Know About Tropical Storm Arthur's Impacts

Dennis Mersereau · 07/01/14 05:11PM

The first tropical storm of the Atlantic hurricane season formed off the Florida coast last night, and the system is going to skim the east coast of the United States before heading out to sea next weekend. Even though the worst weather will affect mostly the Outer Banks, it could still have a dangerous impact on the beaches this holiday weekend.