Several dozen Red Cross teams are headed across the state of Illinois to provide storm victims with basic emergency needs such as food, a safe place to stay, health services and emotional support.
As a powerful tornado bore down on their Illinois farmhouse, Curt Zehr’s wife and adult son didn’t have time to do anything but scramble down the stairs into their basement.
Washington County coroner identifies victims as Joseph & Frances Hoy of New Minden.
Pat Quinn offers information on road closures and storm damage.
Will this winter be cold and snowy, mild and dry, or some other combination?
A storm system that buried parts of Wyoming and South Dakota in heavy, wet snow on Friday also brought powerful thunderstorms packing tornadoes to the Great Plains.
Physicists are meeting at the World Meteorological Organization in Geneva this week to discuss just that.
St. Louis County has reported its first heat-related death this summer.
Based on planetary positions, sunspots and lunar cycles, the almanac’s secret formula is largely unchanged since founder David Young published the first almanac in 1818.
But just how ‘nice’ of a summer was it? Scott Truett, senior forecaster with the National Weather says, “July was actually 2 degrees cooler than normal.