Latest Meteorology News

America's new normal: A degree hotter than two decades ago

May. 04, 2021 12:20 PM EDT

America’s new normal temperature is a degree hotter than it was just two decades ago. Scientists have long talked about climate change — hotter temperatures, changes in rain and snowfall and more extreme weather — being the “new normal.” Data released Tuesday by...

Wind energy firm using buoys to study conditions, animals

Apr. 23, 2021 14:42 PM EDT

ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (AP) — A company planning a wind energy farm off New Jersey's southern coast will deploy two research buoys to study conditions in the area envisioned for its development. The devices from Atlantic Shores Offshore Wind will collect atmospheric and...

Tupelo meteorologist talks fame and faith in tornado alley

Apr. 18, 2021 10:30 AM EDT

TUPELO, Miss. (AP) — Growing up in the middle of Tornado Alley, WTVA’s chief meteorologist Matt Laubhan was terrified of severe weather. His childhood home in Russell, Kansas, was across the street from a tornado siren. When the city tested them every Monday,...

Fox meteorologist Dean turns into fierce Cuomo critic

Mar. 22, 2021 21:41 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — To Fox News Channel's Janice Dean, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo is a liar and a criminal. He blames others for his “disastrous decisions.” He needs to resign — no, that's not enough. “He needs to go to jail!” she thundered on “Fox &...