Weather Channel

Jan. 29, 2014 aerial photo shows traffic snarled along the Interstate 285 perimeter, north of the metro area after a winter snowstorm, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Tulis, File)

Warring weather channels vie for viewers

A sudden change in the weather means real money for Paul Falavolito. When a snowstorm rolls in, the chief of a small, non-profit ambulance service in White Oak, Pa., has to keep paramedics in ambulance […]

02/10/2014

A snow blower clearing a road near Echo Summit Calif. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli, File)

Wild winter this year? Not likely, NOAA forecasts

WASHINGTON (AP) — The weather forecast for this winter is mostly a shrug of the shoulders. For most of the nation, the National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration predicts equal chances for unusual warmth, cold, snow, rain […]

11/21/2013

Image released by Discovery Channel shows a great white shark near Guadalupe Island off the coast of Mexico. (AP Photo/Discovery Channel, Andrew Brandy Casagrande)

Pair of stunts has networks thinking ‘Sharknado’

NEW YORK (AP) — Colliding stunts on Discovery and The Weather Channel next week feel like another “Sharknado.” Discovery is holding its 26th annual Shark Week of programming at the same time The Weather Channel […]

07/31/2013

Tim Samaras (r), and Carl Young (l), professional storm chasers. (Discovery Channel News / AP Photo)

3 veteran storm chasers killed by Oklahoma tornado

(AP) – Three veteran storm chasers died doing what they loved: roaming the Great Plains in search of dangerous storms like the one in Oklahoma that ended their final pursuit. Tim Samaras, his son Paul and […]

06/03/2013

(AP Photo)

Alone, together: Snowed in, in the age of hashtags

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) — The East Coast woke up under a blanket of snow this weekend and collectively documented the experience on social media. Facebook, Twitter and other technologies make it increasingly difficult to stay isolated — even if you’re stuck home alone.

02/11/2013

Insult to Sandy injury: looting (video)

If dealing with storm damage isn’t bad enough, some families are returning home to find they’ve been the victim of looters.The Weather Channel reports on this unfortunate turn of events.

11/06/2012

Media, advertisers ready for audience surge

(AP) – Sometimes it’s not the size of the storm, it’s where it hits. As Hurricane Sandy raged through one of the country’s most densely populated regions, it created a surge in online traffic Monday […]

10/29/2012