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The American West is primed for a summer of fire
Check out the nation's fire forecast over the next few months.
The 2022 tornado season is going to be a doozy
New predictions show how "Tornado Alley" continues to expand to the Southeast.
Dust clouds are killing people out West—and the dangers could spread
A team of scientists takes on the big threats posed by tiny particles out West.
Learn to read clouds, birds, and leaves to predict the weather
The clouds, birds, and trees all tell their own meteorological stories.
Why is it so hard to predict the weather?
That light breeze could mean there’s a storm a few miles away.
Ammonia ‘mushballs’ could spark strange lightning on Jupiter
The slushy snowballs may heavily affect jovian meteorology.
This photographer chases the Midwest’s most dramatic storms. Here are some of his favorite shots.
Eric Meola went from shooting rock-album art to documenting the hidden beauty of the great American plains.
Weather monitoring tools for amateur meteorologists
Ditch your phone app for the real thing.
Hurricane season is early—again
Nature doesn’t wait for June 1.
The polar vortex split apart. Here’s what to expect.
You'll want a winter coat.