ABC 17 News, Weather And Sports


Grenada airport, businesses reopen as tropical storm fizzles
ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada (AP) -- Grenada's airport and businesses have reopened with authorities reporting no damage or flooding from Tropical Storm Don....

Tsunami advisory canceled after Russia 7.8 earthquake
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) -- A strong earthquake on the Russian side of the Bering Sea briefly prompted a tsunami advisory for parts of the Pacific, including Alaska's remote Aleutian Islands and Russia. The National Tsunami Warning Center in Palmer, Alaska, canceled the advisory because the tsunami no longer posed a threat....

Not a tweet storm, but a real storm coincidentally named Don

AP Photo
WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's not a tweet storm but a real storm....

8 hurt in 10-vehicle wreck during West Texas dust storm
RANKIN, Texas (AP) -- Authorities are blaming a zero-visibility dust storm for a 10-vehicle pileup in West Texas that left eight people hurt, including one in critical condition....

Researchers know about some deadly storms early with system

AP Photo
Researchers running highly detailed simulations using satellite images, radar and ground-based weather stations were able to predict a specific violent storm 90 minutes before it hit a western Oklahoma town and killed a man two months ago....

Emergency crews report 34 fires around Montenegro capital
PODGORICA, Montenegro (AP) -- Emergency officials in Montenegro say a total of 34 wildfires have erupted around the capital city, Podgorica, forcing firefighters into an all-night battle against the flames....

70 Pakistanis killed in rain-related incidents in 3 weeks

AP Photo
ISLAMABAD (AP) -- Pakistan's National Disaster Management Authority says at least 70 people have been killed in rain-related incidents in various parts of Pakistan in the past three weeks....

Hospital evacuated after power outage, floods remains closed
LAKE FOREST, Ill. (AP) -- A suburban Chicago hospital remains closed after being evacuated due to power outages caused by flooding....

AP Photo

Weather Extremes

Search by ZIP code:
More Information
Hurricanes Explained