| Jan 6, 2014
| 11:11 AM
A frigid weather system called the polar vortex gripped much of the Midwest on Monday as temperatures dropped to near-record, subzero lows, canceling school classes, grounding thousands of airline flights and prompting authorities to urge residents to...
| Jan 5, 2014
| 11:47 AM
A red-flag warning was still in effect in Los Angeles and Ventura counties Sunday, as gusty winds and dry conditions were expected to increase fire danger, according to the National Weather Service.
Northeast winds combined with low humidity and a...
| Jan 4, 2014
| 12:17 PM
Gusty winds from the northeast and dry conditions are expected in much of Los Angeles and Ventura counties through the weekend, prompting authorities to issue a red flag warning for increased fire danger.
Wind gusts could reach up to 60 mph in the Santa...
| Jan 3, 2014
| 4:25 PM
NEW YORK — A storm that was blamed for at least 11 deaths in the eastern half of the country moved out to sea Friday, but the icy winds and record-low temperatures left in its wake were prolonging the misery of cities digging out from snowdrifts...
| Jan 2, 2014
| 10:01 AM
NEW YORK — Some holiday travelers got an extra day of vacation Thursday — albeit waiting in an airport — as a giant winter storm barreled through the Midwest, heading for the Northeast.
As of late morning, 1,735 flights had been...
| Dec 30, 2013
| 8:47 AM
A red flag warning is likely to expire Monday morning as winds die down and humidity levels rise across the Los Angeles region, forecasters say.
The red flag warning, which is issued when weather conditions create fire danger, will be allowed to...
| Dec 9, 2013
| 8:53 PM
Heavy winds, including a gust of 92 miles per hour near Point Mugu, blew across Southern California on Monday and were expected to continue through the night, forecasters said.
Also, freezing temperatures are expected across a number of inland valley...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 9:46 AM
HOUSTON -- An unseasonably early ice storm that has disrupted hundreds of flights, made for dangerous roads and caused power outages in central Arkansas and northern Texas was headed east toward Ohio and western Pennsylvania on Friday, with temperatures...
| Dec 4, 2013
| 10:01 AM
Conditions in the Los Angeles Basin are expected to go from freezing to wet this week as a weather system trailing behind a large cold air mass could bring rain showers Friday.
Weather forecasters are warning of widespread frost across the Southland,...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 11:21 AM
The Thanksgiving holiday weekend was off to a tough start in northern Ohio: Hundreds of residents in a small town remained under evacuation orders Wednesday morning after a train car began leaking a highly flammable chemical.
There have been no injuries...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 10:46 AM
The Federal Aviation Administration plans to issue a warning to airlines flying certain Boeing Co. 787 Dreamliners and 747-8 jumbo jets, advising that they avoid high-altitude thunderstorms after instances of icing.
The anticipated move comes after...