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Tornado season has been active and more storms are forecast

CLOSE A tornado touched down in Magnum, Oklahoma leaving a trail of damaged homes and other buildings. USA TODAYStory HighlightsMore storms are forecast the rest of the month for the central U.S.Tornadoes have killed 31 people so far this year, which is about half the long-term average.The deadly and destructive 2019 tornado season has been […]

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Tornado Alley to wake, storms threaten 18 states

CLOSE Storm chasers in Texas got an up-close look at a giant tornado. USA TODAYStory Highlights3 feet of snow possible in the Sierra.Tornadoes possible in the central U.S. by the weekend.Gorgeous weather expected for the Preakness in Baltimore on Saturday.Severe thunderstorms and even tornadoes will threaten almost 1 million square miles of 18 states in […]

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El Niño may mean fewer Atlantic storms this season

CLOSE The 2019 hurricane season begins June 1 and runs through Nov. 30. Here are the storm names for the upcoming season. Maureen Kenyon, maureen.kenyon@tcpalm.comWEST PALM BEACH, Fla. – Will El Niño’s wind shear help dampen the upcoming Atlantic hurricane season, decreasing the odds of another catastrophic landfall like Florence and Michael last year?Phil Klotzbach, […]