California Tropical Storm Hilary Update

Tropical Storm Hilary wreaked havoc across Southern California. The storm brought unprecedented rainfall overnight, resulting in flooded streets, toppled power lines, and dangerous mudslides. However, despite the widespread chaos, it is a relief to report that no lives were lost due to the storm, and fears of a catastrophic disaster have gradually diminished. Tropical Storm …

Thunderstorms in D.C. Area Update

Violent storms whipped through the D.C. area on Saturday afternoon and evening, leaving residents with the most severe weather conditions in over a decade. Scorching heat, oppressive humidity, a potent cold front, and an energetic disturbance in the upper atmosphere caused these explosive events. ¬†Severe storms cause widespread damage and power outages. Powerful storms with …

Heat Wave Havoc: Dangerous Rise in Temperatures Around the World

Heat waves that affect a wide area at once are becoming more prevalent. Recent outbreaks have affected China, the United States, Europe, and India, and researchers are beginning to piece together why such diverse regions are being struck at once. In a concerning turn of events, millions of Americans struggle again with the relentless and …

Devastating Flash Floods: Northeastern US Ravaged by Heavy Rains

Pennsylvania was again plagued by heavy rainfall over the weekend, causing significant damage and disruption. This latest deluge comes just days after the region experienced flash flooding, which resulted in the submersion of roads and the displacement of numerous residents from their homes. In recent events, the interior regions of New England and the Northeast …

How to query weather forecasts from the past – Historical Forecasts

Analyzing historical weather forecast data is an important facet for many weather data users beyond standard forecasts and historical observations. Historical forecasts are often more important for business analysis than traditional historical observation data because customers in many cases base their decisions on future forecast and not the actual weather on a given day. Consider …