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Weekly Photo Feature Contest! This weeks theme is Pets.

Weekly Photo Feature Contest! This weeks theme is Pets.

The latest photo feature contest is now open for the week. Check out the examples this week in the full article.

Courtney's Cloud Corner: Mammatus Clouds

Courtney's Cloud Corner: Mammatus Clouds

What are these pouch appearing clouds and how are they formed?

US Weather Spotlight 11.17.18

US Weather Spotlight 11.17.18

Very quiet weather across most of the US today. A few early morning snow showers across MN. Longer lasting snowfall in Southern MT and most of WY.

Coming to a Sky Near You!

Coming to a Sky Near You!

The Leonid Meteor Shower is Nov 17th and 18th, 2018.

US Weather Spotlight 11.16.18

US Weather Spotlight 11.16.18

Weather activity is slowly starting to diminish across much of the US today. High pressure starting to dominate across most of the US as the last of the Low pressure system in the NE moves over the Atlantic.

Professor Paul Thursday - Why Are There Tides?

Professor Paul Thursday - Why Are There Tides?

A look at the forces that produce the high and low tide cycles on Earth

US Weather Spotlight 11.15.18

US Weather Spotlight 11.15.18

Very active winter weather across much of the eastern portions of the Upper Midwest and much of the East Coast states. Heavy rains also possible further South along the coast.

Wildlife Wednesdays: Effects from Hurricanes

Wildlife Wednesdays: Effects from Hurricanes

The intensification of weather and climate extremes is causing dangerous changes to our landscapes, putting greater stress on wildlife species and their habitats.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-14-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-14-18

Rain, snow, ice, and wind today in the eastern third of the US

Considering a 100% Renewable Energy Future

Considering a 100% Renewable Energy Future

Addressing the hurdles on the way to a 100% renewable energy future.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-13-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-13-18

Coastal low continues to affect the Northeast, rain shower chances return late tonight in the Pacific Northwest.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-12-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-12-18

Wintry weather from northeast NM to MO, and steady rains for the South and Mid Atlantic

Halloween Photo Feature Winner

Halloween Photo Feature Winner

We have our newest inductee into the photo feature contest winner wall. Check out who it is inside this weeks featured photographer.

Courtney's Cloud Corner: Crepuscular Rays

Courtney's Cloud Corner: Crepuscular Rays

What cause Crepuscular Rays or sun rays to appear?

US Weather Spotlight: 11-10-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-10-18

Another round of snow for MT, ND, and MN today

Weekly Photo Feature Contest: Theme Water and Ice

Weekly Photo Feature Contest: Theme Water and Ice

Latest photo feature contest is open for entries. Check out this week's theme choice of water and ice.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-9-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-9-18

Significant snows in the Great Lakes, soaking rains for parts of the east

Professor Paul Thursday - The Largest Freshwater Lakes

Professor Paul Thursday - The Largest Freshwater Lakes

A look at where the largest freshwater lakes in the world are located and how they stack up to one another.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-8-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-8-18

Wet again in the south, cold and snowy from the Central Plains to Great Lakes

Wildlife Wednesdays: Animal Folklore

Wildlife Wednesdays: Animal Folklore

Harsh winter ahead? Signs from nature may tell us if so!

US Weather Spotlight: 11-7-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-7-18

Snow accumulations and heavy downpours today.

Reexamining a Great Lakes Disaster

Reexamining a Great Lakes Disaster

Using computer weather and wave models to reexamine the storm that sank the Edmund Fitzgerald in 1975.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-6-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-6-18

Umbrellas, winter coats, and shoveled sidewalks needed heading to the polls today.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-4-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-4-18

Snow Showers across Eastern and Northern Idaho, Western Montana and NE parts of Wyoming. Rain showers from WI down to parts of Northern Alabama.

Fall Color Photo Feature Winner

Fall Color Photo Feature Winner

We have our first photo feature contest winner! Sharon B. of Upper Peninsula Photography.

Courtney's Cloud Corner: Clouds on Fire

Courtney's Cloud Corner: Clouds on Fire

Why do some sunrises and sunsets have warm hues?

US Weather Spotlight: 11-3-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-3-18

Rain, snow and wind over the weekend

Weekly Photo Feature Contest: Theme Halloween

Weekly Photo Feature Contest: Theme Halloween

November's first weekly photo contest. Theme this week is Halloween. Winner from last week will be featured on Sunday.

2018 Fall Foliage Forecast

2018 Fall Foliage Forecast

When to expect peak fall foliage during the 2018 fall season.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-2-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-2-18

Wet in the east and northwest again, snow in the northern Plains

Professor Paul Thursday - Why Lows Spin Counterclockwise

Professor Paul Thursday - Why Lows Spin Counterclockwise

A Look at Why Low Pressure Systems Spin Counterclockwise around their Center.

US Weather Spotlight: 11-1-18

US Weather Spotlight: 11-1-18

The east and northwest stay wet and some accumulating snow possible in ND and MN.

Wildlife Wednesdays: Animal Behavior

Wildlife Wednesdays: Animal Behavior

Can certain animals predict the weather?

US Weather Spotlight: Halloween 2018

US Weather Spotlight: Halloween 2018

Severe storms in the south and snow in the NW this evening and overnight.

Weather Observer In Your Pocket

Weather Observer In Your Pocket

How weather data collected from smartphones may be used to improve computer weather models in the future.

US Weather Spotlight: 10-30-18

US Weather Spotlight: 10-30-18

Heavy rain potential in the Midwest and Northwest, Snow in the Colorado Rockies

US Weather Spotlight: 10-29-18

US Weather Spotlight: 10-29-18

Dense Fog across areas of Houston, TX and some strong winds expected in parts of Western Virginia.

Courtney's Cloud Corner: Cumulonimbus Clouds

Courtney's Cloud Corner: Cumulonimbus Clouds

What are those dark and ominous clouds called?

Photo Feature Fall Colors Contest

Photo Feature Fall Colors Contest

Become the First Featured Photographer on our Website!

Professor Paul Thursday - Why Do Leaves Change Color?

Professor Paul Thursday - Why Do Leaves Change Color?

Why Leaves Change Color in the Fall.

Hurricane Michael Nearing Florida's Coast

Hurricane Michael Nearing Florida's Coast

Michael is a massive category 4 storm just hours away from making landfall

Autumnal Equinox

Autumnal Equinox

Good riddance summer, hello fall!!

Hurricane Florence Approaches Eastern Seaboard

Hurricane Florence Approaches Eastern Seaboard

As predicated, #HurricaneFlorence has spun into a category 4 hurricane with sustained winds around 130 mph.

Trouble In Paradise as Hurricane Lane Lurks Closer to Hawaii

Trouble In Paradise as Hurricane Lane Lurks Closer to Hawaii

Hurricane Lane has been causing a stir in the Pacific Ocean over the past several days

Extreme Weather...On The Rise?

Extreme Weather...On The Rise?

More droughts, more floods...just "fake news" or a real trend?

Fuzzy Forecasters

Fuzzy Forecasters

How did the woolly worm become a winter forecaster and what can it tell you?

The Sky is FALLING!!!

The Sky is FALLING!!!

Sneak peak of Halley's Comet this weekend, the Orionid meteor shower.

Look Hot Without Feeling HOT

Look Hot Without Feeling HOT

Don’t be THAT guy who passes out at the BBQ.

Rainbows Are Just Unicorn Farts....Right?

Rainbows Are Just Unicorn Farts....Right?

Have you seen any of these?

Beware! Incoming Storms! Watch vs. Warning

Beware! Incoming Storms! Watch vs. Warning

When you can chill and when you should freak out!

Fulminology

Fulminology

The shocking truth about fulminology!

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