SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Thunderstorms that dropped light rain gave some breathing room to crews struggling to quench California's massive wildfires but lightning sparked several new blazes in the drought-stricken north, fire officials said.
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FLAGSTAFF, Ariz. (AP) — After two bone-dry years that sank the U.S. Southwest deeper into drought, this summer's rainy season unleashed with fury.
DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (AP) — The NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Daytona International Speedway was postponed Friday night because of heavy rain.
As hot, humid conditions gripped much of the East Coast on Aug. 25, thunderstorms provided some temporary relief in some places.
CHICAGO (AP) — Tuesday night’s game between the Colorado Rockies and Chicago Cubs was postponed because of thunderstorms and rescheduled as part of a doubleheader Wednesday.
Intense rainfall returned to many regions of the Southwest from Aug. 17-18, causing flash flooding.
From the Midwest to the Northeast, across the Great Lakes, severe storms brought heavy rain, gusty winds and vivid lightning on Aug. 11, leavi…
Thunderstorms brought rain, hail and lightning across part of the northeastern U.S. and Canada on July 27 as a cold front moved through the area.
Strong thunderstorms with "damaging winds, large hail and brief heavy downpours" are possible midday today in the Buffalo metro area, the Nati…
People living along the Gulf Coast have gotten used to a consistent pattern of storminess in recent days, but these lightning strikes were sti…
A flood warning expired in Niagara County Wednesday morning after severe thunderstorms swept through northeastern Erie, Niagara, western Orleans and western Genesee counties.
The threat of thunderstorms and lightning has prompted officials in fire-ravaged Oregon to ask for help from outside the Pacific Northwest to …
A tornado touched down in a Connecticut community on Sunday, dealing damage to trees, power lines and buildings as intense rain also left behi…
Showers and thunderstorms erupted from the south-central U.S. to the Southeast on Monday, bringing heavy rain to many areas.
"Much of Thursday will be rainfree, though breezy, warm and humid," writes Don Paul.
Severe weather -- including possible tornadoes, large hail and damaging winds -- will threaten more than 80 million people across the Midwest and Northeast on Wednesday, according to forecasts.
"No part of our region is in true drought, but a large majority of the area is classified as abnormally dry," writes Don Paul.
Severe thunderstorms spread from Mississippi northeast into the Carolinas on May 3, hitting many communities hard with hail, wind and rain.