- Flooding kills at least 15 in southern, central China Updated: May-21-15 6:20 am
BEIJING - At least 15 people have been killed and thousands more forced from their homes by flooding in southern and central China and more rain has been forecast for coming days, officials said Thursday.
- Western storm raises flood danger; kayakers, skiers play Updated: May-19-15 4:30 pm
DENVER - Rain and snow from the latest Pacific storm to hit the West renewed the risk of flooding in Colorado on Tuesday while providing two seasons of fun for kayakers and skiers and some relief from the drought.
- Forecasters say storms possible in S. Oklahoma, N. Texas Updated: May-18-15 5:38 pm
NORMAN, Oklahoma - Forecasters say that while some thunderstorms may form in southern Oklahoma and northern and central Texas, they don't expect severe weather to be widespread.
- Residents clean up after typhoon pelts Guam with winds, rain Updated: May-16-15 6:01 am
HAGATNA, Guam - Guam is cleaning up after a powerful Pacific typhoon hammered the U.S. territory with high winds, rain and large waves.
- Rare spring storm sweeps into Southern California, Arizona Updated: May-15-15 4:15 pm
SAN DIEGO - A second round of rain from a rare spring storm swept into drought-stricken Southern California on Friday, along with heavy winds and snow in the mountains before heading inland, where other states were also feeling weird late-season weather.
- Rare spring storm dumps snow on Flagstaff area Updated: May-15-15 3:56 pm
BELLEMONT, Arizona - A rare springtime snowstorm hit a small town just west of Flagstaff, dumping more than 7 inches of snow.
- Best hope for California drought: El Nino pattern next year Updated: May-15-15 2:40 pm
LOS ANGELES - This week's wet storm isn't expected to provide much, if any, relief from California's historic drought. But there is hope for a serious drenching next year in the form of El Nino, a tropical weather pattern over the Pacific Ocean that typically brings rain to the West Coast. Climatologists say the system forming near the equator looks like a big one that has the potential to provide relief from the yearslong dry spell.
- Scientists predict El Nino to last through 2015 Updated: May-15-15 1:37 pm
HONOLULU - El Nino will bring tropical storms to Hawaii this summer as the weather event warms the Pacific Ocean and bumps up humidity.
- Get the sunscreen: Spain, Portugal bake in record heat wave Updated: May-15-15 12:04 pm
MADRID - Sunny Spain and Portugal are seeing record high temperatures for May, hitting levels normally only reached in mid-summer.
- Colorado's rain isn't helping Southwest reservoirs Updated: May-14-15 1:57 pm
DENVER - Colorado is slogging through a wetter than normal spring, with heavy rains restoring much-needed moisture to parched rangeland and sending some rivers over the banks.
- Flooding in New Zealand capital halts trains, causes 1 death Updated: May-14-15 7:53 am
WELLINGTON, New Zealand - Heavy rain caused flooding in New Zealand's capital Thursday that left one man dead, halted train service and blocked highways during the evening commute.
- Typhoon swerves into Japan after killing 2 in Philippines Updated: May-12-15 1:08 am
TOKYO - A powerful typhoon swerved into southern Japan on Tuesday, battering its southernmost tiny islands with rain and wind after hammering the northeastern tip of the Philippines.
- The Latest on severe weather: Dozens expected at shelter Updated: May-12-15 12:14 am
- Typhoon swerves into Japan, leaves 2 dead in Philippines Updated: May-11-15 11:06 pm
TOKYO - A powerful typhoon swerved into southern Japan Tuesday after hammering the northeastern tip of the Philippines, leaving at least two people dead.
- Snow storm in Dakotas breaks records, helps moisture Updated: May-11-15 11:50 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - A record-breaking winter-like storm that brought heavy snow to the Dakotas could help ease dry conditions and lessen the danger of wildfires, officials said.
- Flood warning issued for Petit Jean River in Arkansas Updated: May-10-15 5:49 pm
LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The National Weather Service has issued a flood warning for the Petit Jean River at Danville in Yell County.
- Tornado warning issued in Bryan County in southeast Oklahoma Updated: May-10-15 5:28 pm
NORMAN, Oklahoma - The National Weather Service has issued a tornado warning for southwestern Bryan County in southeastern Oklahoma.
- NWS warns severe weather threat for Indiana on Monday Updated: May-10-15 4:23 pm
SOUTH BEND, Indiana - The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for much of Indiana.
- 200 flights canceled at DFW, Love Field due to weather Updated: May-10-15 11:50 am
DALLAS - Thunderstorms and severe weather have forced significant delays and cancellations at both Dallas-Fort Worth International Airport and Dallas Love Field Airport.
- Flash flood warning in eastern Oklahoma, western Arkansas Updated: May-10-15 11:32 am
TULSA, Oklahoma - A flash flood warning is in effect for parts of eastern Oklahoma and western Arkansas as thunderstorms move into the area.
- 1 ski area extends season, another delays biking season Updated: May-08-15 4:16 pm
MAMMOTH LAKES, California - The winter-like storm that swept through California will allow the Mammoth Mountain resort in the Eastern Sierra to postpone plans to close its ski and snowboarding season this weekend.
- Snow, rain records in Nevada; Vegas advisory to 11a Saturday Updated: May-08-15 1:57 pm
RENO, Nevada - A winter weather advisory remains in effect until 11 a.m. Saturday north and west of Las Vegas, where up to 6 inches of snow is possible in the highest elevations around Red Rock Canyon and Death Valley National Park.
- Winter storm watch for Wyoming, Colorado, South Dakota Updated: May-08-15 1:26 pm
CHEYENNE, Wyoming - A potent spring snowstorm threatened to snarl traffic on interstate highways from Colorado to South Dakota, including a stretch of Interstate 80 across southern Wyoming that was the scene of two big weather-related pileups last month.
- Nearly foot of snow expected atop Sierra, icy mountain roads Updated: May-07-15 1:13 pm
RENO, Nevada - A spring storm is moving across the Sierra Nevada, with nearly a foot of snow expected on the mountain tops, and flurries and rain showers in the valleys into Friday morning.
- Philippine volcano ejects ash, but no violent eruption Updated: May-07-15 12:10 am
MANILA, Philippines - A Philippine volcano has spewed ash for the second time in less than a week but there were no signs of any imminent violent eruption, the country's chief volcano expert said Thursday.