More than 90 million people are under winter weather alerts and more than 87 million are under wind chill alerts. The alerts stretch across 37 states, dipping as far south as the Texas/Mexico border. The number of people under winter alerts and wind chill alerts has grown to over 100 million people, or roughly a … Read moreFrightening Christmas weather: A ‘once in a generation’ winter storm will impact nearly every state and cripple travel
So far, snowfall totals of more than 6 feet have been recorded in two locations, according to the National Weather Service. Orchard Park, where the NFL’s Buffalo Bills play, has picked up 77.0 inches in the last 48 hours, and Natural Bridge, just east of Watertown, has picked up 72.3 inches; historic numbers for the … Read moreHistoric storm slams western New York with nearly 6 feet of snow
Skies turned green over Sioux Falls yesterday prior to severe weather. Images were captured and posted on social media and in 20th century media as well. More here
Yellowstone closure and flooding A severe rain storm brought flash flooding to the Yellowstone National Park area yesterday, washing away numerous roads and structures in swift currents, forcing a closure of the park while trapping thousands of tourists within it. June is typically a very busy time in the park, with more than 750,000 visitors … Read moreYellowstone chaos after flooding
Hype or flight
Snow plows had to clear the way for Air Force One as it taxied at Joint Base Andrews, with President Biden deplaning in the snow moments later… The winter storm hitting the mid Atlantic has dumped several inches already on DC with over a foot of snow possible in the intense snow…
At least four workers at the Mayfield candle factory in Kentucky, where at least eight employees were killed by Friday’s devastating tornado, say managers warned employees they would be fired if they left their shifts early. As the first tornado sirens sounded and word of the coming storm spread around 5:30 that night, about 15 … Read moreDid workers at the Mayfield Consumer Products candle company get forced to stay at work during a tornado?
Scenes of heartbreak two weeks before Christmas….
Potentially a tornado that traveled for 250 miles!