And climate change will only make people more vulnerable.
Even small amounts of heavy rain can pose a problem in the desert.
The storm illustrates why forecasting is so difficult.
It's still too soon to know if anything will threaten the United States.
The fires and rains of Hurricane Lane rage on.
A Greenland block will bring chilly weather and make storms somewhat likelier.
Residents should take necessary precautions despite the storm's uncertain intensity
The season isn't over yet.
Florida residents should prepare for the worst.
Get ready now.
Climate change is likely a factor
Twisters in Texas and Mississippi, floods in Arkansas, blizzards in Kansas
Eyes in the sky
What hurricane categories don't tell you
Will Invest 99L become a monster, or fizzle out?
But dangerous flooding is still happening along the East Coast
Scientists Square Off On The Coming Freeze
May be first hurricane to hit the state in 11 years
It's rare for hurricanes to tread these waters.
This is not a storm to take lightly.
A new report says we're getting better at taking the Earth's temperature.
An unpleasant surprise for the region.
Stormy weather ahead
Wind speeds are not the problem.