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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 11:30 AM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration reports that May 2014 had the highest combined global average temperature (both land and ocean) ever recorded for that month at 59.93 degrees F. 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 3, 2014 12:00 PM ET // Patrick J. Kiger
El Niño is back, scientists say. So get set for some freaky stuff to happen around the world this summer and fall.
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 28, 2014 10:17 AM ET // Irene Klotz
Summertime means thunderstorms, and this season's crop is producing not only impressive lightning strikes, but colorful sprites above the clouds. 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.
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