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Next Generation Tech Puts Air Traffic Ahead Of The Weather

Bad weather takes the blame for most air traffic delays, whether it’s a blizzard that is blanketing Buffalo in snow or a Midwestern summer storm that shoots lightning around the airspace.

10/20/2014

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Marriage Made In The Heavens: Storm-Chasing Engineers Share Passion For Extreme Weather

Storm chaser Scott Nicholson remembers the day he first fell in love with extreme weather.

09/22/2014

File photo of a person shoveling snow. (Photo by Joshua Lott/Getty Images)

What Kind of Winter Is St. Louis In For?

An expert dispels the idea that the cooler-than-usual summer will mean a colder-than-usual winter is on the way.

09/19/2014

Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt file

Excessive Heat Warning Extended

St. Louisans won’t be out of the grip of heat wave until Wednesday at the earliest.

08/24/2014

File photo of salt warehouses. Photo: Kevin Killeen/KMOX

Illinois Communities Scramble to Find Road Salt

Nearly 200 Illinois communities are scrambling to find road salt after last winter’s record frigid temperatures and snowfall depleted supplies.

07/28/2014

Storm Damage at Sugar Glen apartments in St. Charles County (Twitter/Victoria Braswell)

Storm Damage In St. Charles County

County’s Emergency Operations Center says hardest-hit areas include: Cottleville, St. Peters, and Harvester

06/07/2014

A St. Louis firefighter checks vehicles for occupants in St. Louis on April 2. 2014. Heavy, all-day rains have flooded many area roads in low areas near the Mississippi River. Three cars were stranded in this area north of the city but no injuries were reported. Photo: UPI/Bill Greenblatt

Climate Change Report: More Flooding, Hotter Summers, Damaging Storms to Come

The latest assessment of climate change suggests “extreme rainfall events” and flooding have increased over the past century, and that’s expected to continue.

05/12/2014

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Photo Of Super-Rare Fire Tornado Sweeping The Web

Missouri’s suddenly getting a lot of attention after playing host to a Firenado.

05/08/2014

Heavy damage at McKnight and Spoon in University City after a tornado touched down on April 3, 2014. (Photo: KMOX/Michael Calhoun)

National Weather Service: Technology Hasn’t Caught Up with Tornadoes

It would be helpful to have a long-range forecast like we do with hurricanes and snowstorms, but the local National Weather Service office says they simply don’t have that capability at this time.

04/29/2014

Photo courtesy of James Bryant/AP

Tornadoes Kill 16 in Arkansas, 1 in Oklahoma

The most powerful twister this year carved an 80-mile path of destruction through suburbs north of the state capital, killing at least 16 people.

04/28/2014

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