Carnival cruise ship hammered by party-crashing winds and gargantuan waves

The cruise liner, which completed its trip from the Bahamas to Charleston, South Carolina, was hit by a violent storm on its final leg Friday, shattering glass and flooding hallways, prompting some passengers to pray for help. Huge waves and strong winds shook the sea carnival sunshineThe 102,853-ton vessel, which can accommodate more than 3,000 […]

Flood watch issued for NYC as city hit with heavy rain, 30 mph winds

A nasty coastal cyclone moves north and a cold front approaches from the west, bringing rain to much of the northeast on Saturday, with the possibility of stormy weather at the southern end of the front. The storm is the same one that caused massive flooding in the Wilmington, North Carolina area on Friday, and […]

Mother’s Day severe weather putting 10M at risk of damaging winds

More than 10 million people in parts of the Midwest are at risk of another severe thunderstorm on Sunday, with the possibility of damaging wind gusts, large hail and isolated tornadoes in the afternoon and evening. There is The greatest storm risk is spread across the region extending from central Missouri to southern Illinois, southwestern […]

New York City facing threat of 60-mph winds, tornadoes

Severe thunderstorms are rushing toward New York City, and experts warn that high winds, hail and possible tornadoes could hit the metropolitan area Saturday night. “Interstate 95, be prepared. Winds of 40 to 60 mph and tornadoes are a possibility,” said Amy Freeze, FOX weather forecaster. NOAA’s Storm Prediction Center Increased the risk of severe […]

Severe weather outbreak forecast to continue Saturday, bringing damaging winds

Severe weather was forecast to continue on Saturday after deadly tornadoes hit the South and Midwest on Friday. The National Weather Service has warned that powerful storms will head east, threatening the Ohio Valley, Northeast and Mid-Atlantic regions with thunderstorms and high winds. The agency said the largest gusts could reach 60 mph. “Winds of […]

NTSB preliminary report shows strong winds during deadly Arkansas plane crash

During the fatal crash of a small plane near Little Rock last month, there was “altering/deteriorating weather conditions for taxiing, takeoff, and from the time of the accident,” according to a preliminary report from the National Transportation Safety Board on Friday. “Video surveillance cameras at the 3M plant (near the crash site) showed the plane […]

San Francisco skyscraper window blown out by hurricane-force winds

Please note the following! More rain than the sky fell in California on Tuesday. Strong winds smashed two skyscraper windows, one of which fell into the street below. San Francisco airport reported gusts of 77 mph on Tuesday as the latest atmospheric river storm devastated the state. San Francisco’s hurricane-force winds blew through the canyons […]