How a single lightning strike can claim many lives

AccuWeather Global Weather Center — May 10, 2018  — AccuWeather reports a  lightning strike killed at least 16 people and injured approximately 140 others in Rwanda on Saturday, March 10. The bolt struck the Seventh Day Adventist church in the country’s south, said a provincial governor.   Cases in which lightning causes multiple More...

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By George On Monday, May 7th, 2018
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Drier, milder weather to make a comeback this week

AccuWeather Global Weather Center — May 7, 2018  — AccuWeather reports  fewer disruptions to outdoor plans await residents of the northeastern United States by midweek as drier and milder air makes More...

By George On Friday, May 4th, 2018
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Gusty storms to threaten outdoor plans, end record warmth in northeastern US

AccuWeather Global Weather Center — May 4, 2018  — AccuWeather reports  damaging thunderstorms and strong winds will rattle the northeastern United States into Friday evening.   The system responsible More...

By George On Thursday, May 3rd, 2018
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2018 US summer forecast

Early tropical threat may eye South; Severe heat, drought to bake southern Plains. AccuWeather Global Weather Center — May 2, 2018  — AccuWeather reports  the Northeast and mid-Atlantic are in More...

By George On Friday, April 27th, 2018
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Warmth to make comeback in northeastern US by early next week

AccuWeather Global Weather Center — April 26, 2018  — AccuWeather reports  another stretch of warm, dry weather is eyeing the northeastern United States after rounds of rain and cool air into the More...

By George On Wednesday, April 18th, 2018
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Much of the region can expect a stretch of dry, sunny weather from Friday through Monday

Will snow in parts of northeastern US Thursday be winter’s last hurrah? AccuWeather Global Weather Center — April 18, 2018  — AccuWeather reports a storm will bring snow and a wintry mix More...

By George On Tuesday, April 17th, 2018
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Why washing dishes or showering during a storm can be extremely dangerous

AccuWeather Global Weather Center — AccuWeather reports  it’s common advice to stay away from plumbing or metal objects during a thunderstorm, but what could happen if you don’t?   Lightning More...

By George On Wednesday, April 11th, 2018
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Isolated tornadoes loom across central, southern US

A severe thunderstorm and flooding rainfall are possible in Peoria, Illinois; Indianapolis; Louisville; Kentucky; Jackson, Mississippi; New Orleans; and Mobile, Alabama; on Saturday. AccuWeather Global Weather More...

By George On Friday, April 6th, 2018
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Old Man Winter may dish out snowstorm this weekend

AccuWeather Global Weather Center — April 5, 2018  — AccuWeather reports  lingering Arctic air will set the stage for additional snowfall in the northeastern United States over the next five days, More...

By George On Tuesday, April 3rd, 2018
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Largest severe weather outbreak of the season to strike southern, central US into Tuesday night

AccuWeather Global Weather Center — April 3, 2018  — AccuWeather reports residents from the Ohio Valley to the lower Mississippi Valley should brace for the year’s most extensive severe weather More...