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Winter Storm Cleon Hits the Midwest with Snow, Ice and Frigid Temperatures

Unless you live in Florida, especially Marco Island, Florida where it’s currently 88 F degrees, it’s going to be a cold Friday. A winter storm named Cleon, in which some forecasters say is the worst to hit the United States in years, has slammed the Midwest Friday, putting a wrench in travel plans and knocking out power for hundreds of thousands of customers. The line of ice, snow and... 

California Wildfire Forces Thousands to Evacuate from Mountain Town

Thousands of California residents in San Jacinto Mountains have fled from their homes because of the wildfire that has grown out of control. The blaze, which is only 15% contained and covers 22,800 acres, has been burning toward desert areas but changed direction after a weather system began moving into the area, U.S. Forest Service spokeswoman Melody Lardner told The Times. “They are stepping... 

Mudslide in Colorado Closes Hwy 24 for Three Hours

A thunderstorm across Colorado created a mudslide Wednesday afternoon, leaving cars trapped on U.S. 24. The flooding shut down a four-mile stretch of U.S. Highway 24 for almost three hours west of Manitou Springs, Colorado. El Paso County officials said at least 21 vehicles were stranded on the highway. And at least one was swept off the road and was captured in a dramatic video. John Schroyer was... 

Alaska Heat Wave: Unusual Record Breaking Temperatures they aren’t Used To

Alaska has been baking in record high temperatures that aren’t normal for this time of year. Some towns are even hotter than any town in the entire state of Florida. The high for Anchorage on Tuesday was 81 degrees, which broke the city’s record of 80 that was set in 1926. Mid-June will normally bring highs in the 60′s, at most. Other parts of the state have been even hotter. Temperatures... 

Storm Chasers in Kansas get inside Tornado and Capture Video

Brandon Ivey and Sean Casey, Severe Storm chasers used their specialized tornado intercept vehicle to catch video footage from inside a Kansas tornado on Monday. The pair of storm chasers appear in the Discovery Channel series Storm Chasers and were able to get footage from an eastern Smith County, Kansas Tornado before it started to rip instruments from the top of their special vehicle. Dubbed as... 

Midwest Winter Storm Achilles Dumps Snow in May

In much of the Midwest, Achilles winter storm is dumping snow, which is very rare for May.  At the beginning of the week, these areas were experiencing upper 70′s to 80 degree weather and has dropped 40 to 50 degrees in the last 36 hours down to 20 to 30 degree weather. More than 30 locations in the Midwest were threatened by the daily record low temperatures on Friday morning. This includes... 

Ohio Prosecutor, Mike Gmoser wants Punxsutawney Phil Indicted for ‘Misrepresentation of Spring’

Punxsutawney Phil predicted an early Spring, but his prediction was wrong and Butler County Prosecutor Mike Gmoser wants the groundhog indicted for it. Gmoser issued a fake single-count indictment of the groundhog charging him with “misrepresentation of spring” for making people believe the season would arrive early. The indictment suggests the death penalty be implemented against the groundhog. Gmoser... 

Winter Storm will impact 60 million People in the Midwest

This winter has been anything but normal throughout the country with unusual weather patterns, mid-January tornado threats, crazy blizzards, and now another sever winter storm that looks to cover basically the entire Midwest. It is estimated that this current storm which is being called winter storm “Q” may affect close to 60 million individuals living in the central part of the United... 

Grocery Store Shelves Empty Out For Winter Storm Q [pictures]

Well I just had to give it a try and see how much everyone was going to go crazy from Winter Storm Q. The name Winter Storm Q was graciously given it’s name by The Weather Channel. The snow storm is getting ready to slam into the Midwest dropping as much as 24 inches of snow in some parts. I actually live in the Kansas City area around a suburb named Overland Park, KS and decided to take some... 

Winter Storm in Northeast Could be Historic: Snow Storm Timeline [Video]

A winter storm that could potentially be historic is headed towards the North East. Two storms are predicted to collide; one moving in from the Great Lakes that’s producing snow and another one moving up the East Coast. Once these two massive storms collide, it will bring up towards two-feet of snow and hurricane force winds in the Greater Boston area. NWS meteorologist Kim Buttrick says, “We’re... 
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