National Weather Service (NWS)


Wed January 23, 2013
The Two-Way

How Cold Is It? It's So Cold ...

Originally published on Thu January 24, 2013 5:20 am

Julie Caruso of Akron, Ohio, was wrapped up Tuesday as she waited in line for a White House tour. It was well below freezing in the nation's capital. Temperatures were even lower in other parts of the nation.
Kevin Lamarque Reuters /Landov
  • From the NPR Newscast: Jean Cochran on the cold wave

As Mom would say, bundle up. If you go outside today just about anywhere from North Dakota east and south through the upper Midwest, Mid-Atlantic and up into New England, it's freezing.

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Tue January 22, 2013
The Two-Way

Brrr! 'Dead Of Winter' Sets In; Coldest Air In Nearly Two Years

Originally published on Tue January 22, 2013 9:57 am

Those deep blues and purples are where it's going to be really cold today.
National Weather Service

It felt like -51 degrees Fahrenheit in Langdon, N.D., on Monday and brutal wind chills like that are going to continue across northern states as winter really sets in.

Even in the "warmer" places, it's not going to feel like it's much above zero for the next few days. And "lake effect" snows are expected to pile up around the Great Lakes.

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Wed December 26, 2012
The Two-Way

Weather Outside Is Frightful; Tornadoes, Snow, Rain Lash Much Of Nation

Originally published on Thu December 27, 2012 5:27 am

The wicked weather covers a lot of territory. (Image shows conditions as of late afternoon Wednesday, ET.
National Weather Service
  • From the NPR Newscast: Giles Snyder on the storm


Mon December 24, 2012
The Two-Way

Christmas Day May Bring Tornadoes In Southeast

Originally published on Mon December 24, 2012 7:11 pm

Looking ahead to Tuesday and Wednesday: the darker the shading, the greater the risk of severe weather.
National Weather Service

Snow likely won't be the big weather story for much of the nation on Christmas Day, say the forecasters at the National Weather Service and The Weather Channel. But some potentially severe weather is in the forecast.

Tornadoes are possible along the Gulf Coast and in the Southeast. Here's what The Weather Channel says about Tuesday:

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Wed December 19, 2012
The Two-Way

A Winter Storm Is Pummeling The Rockies, And The Plains Are Next

Originally published on Thu December 20, 2012 6:33 am

Current winter storm watches and warnings from the National Weather Service.
National Weather Service