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    Photos: Major storm unloads up to a foot of snow in North Carolina as nearly 1,600 accidents ensue


    Snow swept across the southeastern United States on Tuesday and Wednesday, chilling the region and causing widespread road closures and flight delays from southern Texas through North...

    Snow swept across the southeastern United States on Tuesday and Wednesday, chilling the region and causing widespread road closures and flight delays from southern Texas through North Carolina.

    Weather vs. climate: What's the difference between the two terms?


    The terms weather and climate are used together so much in the media that they may sometimes get confused. However, the terms are not the...

    The terms weather and climate are used together so much in the media that they may sometimes get confused. However, the terms are not the same.

    Dramatic central, eastern US warmup may make it feel 60 to 80 degrees higher


    Following another deep freeze over much of the central and eastern United States at midweek, a second major January thaw will follow late this week into early next...

    Following another deep freeze over much of the central and eastern United States at midweek, a second major January thaw will follow late this week into early next week.

    What's the difference between windburn and sunburn?


    Windburn is the term that describes the red irritation of your skin after being outside in the cold, windy weather. It is very common after doing an outdoor activity like skiing or...

    Windburn is the term that describes the red irritation of your skin after being outside in the cold, windy weather. It is very common after doing an outdoor activity like skiing or hiking.

    Late-week storm to drench northwestern US with heavy rain, mountain snow


    The Pacific Northwest will barely have time to dry out from Tuesday's rain before the next round of cool, wet weather blows through the...

    The Pacific Northwest will barely have time to dry out from Tuesday's rain before the next round of cool, wet weather blows through the region.

    Why some didn't heed evacuation warnings ahead of deadly Montecito mudslides


    The number of fatalities from the mudslides and flooding in Southern California continues to climb. There are a number of reasons for why people did not heed evacuation...

    The number of fatalities from the mudslides and flooding in Southern California continues to climb. There are a number of reasons for why people did not heed evacuation warnings.