US: Federal aid to Florida for Hurricane Ian tops $2B

FILE – In this aerial photo made in a flight provided by mediccorps.org, damage from Hurricane Ian is seen on the causeway leading to Sanibel Island from Fort Myers, Fla., Sept. 30, 2022. The causeway has reopened with temporary repairs. Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2022 the three-mile (4.8-kilometer) causeway suffered severe damage … Read more

Subtropical Storm Nicole threatens Bahamas, Florida coast

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Subtropical Storm Nicole formed in the Atlantic Ocean on Monday, threatening to bring a prolonged period of hazardous weather to parts of the Bahamas and the southeastern United States, but it should still be too far off Florida’s coast on Tuesday to affect voting on Election Day. Nicole could be “potentially … Read more

‘Sitrang’ over Bay of Bengal to intensify as severe cyclone 

Cyclone ‘Sitrang’ over the East-Central and adjoining West-Central and North-West Bay of Bengal was located about 810 km North-North-West of Port Blair; 430 km South of Sagar Island; and 580 km South-South-West of Barisal (Bangladesh) this (Monday) morning, and is now predicted to intensify another round as a severe cyclone before approaching the Bangladesh coast … Read more

Major Hurricane Roslyn Heads For Hit On Mexico’s Coast

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Hurricane Roslyn grew to Category 4 force on Saturday as it headed for a collision with Mexico’s Pacific coast, likely north of the resort of Puerto Vallarta. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Roslyn’s maximum sustained winds stood at 130 mph (215 kph) at midafternoon Saturday. The storm was centered about … Read more

Major Hurricane Roslyn Heads for Hit on Mexico’s Coast – NBC Chicago

Hurricane Roslyn grew to Category 4 force on Saturday as it headed for a collision with Mexico’s Pacific coast, likely north of the resort of Puerto Vallarta. The U.S. National Hurricane Center said Roslyn’s maximum sustained winds had increased to 120 mph (195 kph) early Saturday, and it was expected to grow still further. The … Read more

Watch Taylor Swift ‘Midnights’-Themed Weather Forecast – NBC Chicago

What goes together better than cardigan weather and Taylor Swift? ‘Tis the damn season, as the singer once said… In honor of Swift’s new album, “Midnights,” which dropped at midnight Friday morning, NBC10 Boston meteorologist Tevin Wooten pulled out all the Swiftie stops with his afternoon forecast Thursday. He fit in every song title — … Read more

Freeze alerts issued, as coldest air of season invades Midwest, South, East

The coldest air so far this fall is invading a widespread area of the Midwest, South and East, placing millions at risk of frosts and freezes this week as a powerful storm system also brings rounds of snow, rain and gusty winds from the Great Lakes to the Northeast. A strong low-pressure system being tracked … Read more