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Jul 16, 2014 01:23 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
A massive line of thunderstorms can be unnerving, but squall lines, as meteorologists call them, are a fairly common phenomenon during the summer season. Continue reading →
Jul 8, 2014 01:45 PM ET // Stephanie Pappas, LiveScience
The Visible Infrared Imaging Radiometer Suite (VIIRS) on the Suomi-NPP satellite catches a glimpse of a storm churning with 150-mile-per-hour winds.
Jul 1, 2014 09:05 AM ET // Megan Gannon, Live Science News Editor
Notion of sealing off tornado alley fails to impress meteorologists.
Jul 1, 2014 03:42 PM ET // Irene Klotz
Tropical Storm Arthur becomes the first named storm of the Atlantic Hurricane Season. Continue reading →
Jun 27, 2014 12:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Ocean whirlpools, some hundreds of miles across, contribute to extreme weather around the world.
Jun 5, 2014 05:30 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
Midwestern thunderstorms this week brought baseball-sized hail that tore holes in roofs and totaled cars.
Jun 2, 2014 12:20 PM ET // Becky Oskin, LiveScience
While forecasters may be predicting a quiet hurricane season this year, there are still ample reasons to keep up our guard.
Jun 2, 2014 05:30 PM ET // Paul Heltzel
Storm chaser Scott Sheppard kept the video rolling as a bolt of lightning shot down his arm, through his vehicle, and blasted a hole in the ground.
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