Weather

New Orleans Friday weather: Sunny and warm

<b>What to know:</b> Warm and sunny Friday (May 26) to start the Memorial Day weekend and the New Orleans Greek Fest, <b></b>according to a forecast from the</b> …

New Orleans

The Week in Pictures: May 19 - 25

Robert E. Lee

Severe weather around the country heading into Memorial Day weekend

At least 25 tornadoes have been reported in the last two days with one tornado ripping the roof off a home and causing major disruptions at airports …

Memorial Day Weekend

Yesterday's all-day rainfall smashed previous record

Some flooding and road closures on Thursday as a result of 44.6 millimetre rainfall<p>Thursday's heavy rainfall made it the wettest May 25th since …

Rainfall

Return of milder air brings new storm threat

After six straight days of measurable rain, Thursday featured no precipitation, and the emergence of sunny skies. Much of Friday is expected to be …

Jared Kushner

Liverpool set to be BATTERED by 'tropical' storms - with a chance of flooding

Liverpool is set to be BATTERED by ‘tropical’ storms tomorrow - with experts issuing a yellow weather warning for potential flooding.<p>Anyone who’s …

Weather (UK)

Tornado spotted in Logan County, severe weather watch issued

A storm chaser spotted a weak tornado in Logan County Thursday afternoon shortly before meteorologists at the National Weather Service in Boulder …

Denver

Glastonbury Festival 2017 weather forecast: will it rain at this year's festival?

This year's Glastonbury Festival takes place between June 21 and June 25 – but should you be packing your sun cream and hat, your wellies and a mac, or some flippers and a snorkel? (Okay, we doubt the dreaded mud floods will get so bad they justify the latter combo, but you never know.)<p>In this …

Weather (UK)

Recent Hailstorm Is Colorado’s Most Expensive Catastrophe Ever

No storm that brings baseball-sized hail is going to be easy to deal with, but Denver’s recent thunderstorm proved to be a costly one. The May 8 …

Cool Stuff

More volunteers needed for Pierrefonds weekend flood cleanup

Borough asking volunteers to sign up in advance of the May 27 operation<p>Pierrefonds-Roxboro is organizing a large cleanup this weekend for properties …

Toronto

Massive Mudslide Closes Iconic Highway 1 on California Coast

One of the most beautiful stretches of highway in the country is under siege this spring, as moisture from the record-setting winter storms that …

NOAA predicts above-average Atlantic hurricane season

If forecasters are correct and there are warmer-than-average waters in the tropical Atlantic Ocean and Caribbean Sea and weak El Niño conditions this …

Greg Gianforte

UK weather: Britain roasts in soaring temperatures up to 30C in what could be hottest day of the year

Brits will continue to bask in the warmest temperatures since September as forecasters predict today could be the hottest day of the year so far.<p>The …

Climate Change

Warning of rain as temperatures rise

<b>The Met Office has issued a yellow "be aware" warning for heavy rain in Scotland on Saturday and Sunday.</b><p>Forecasters have warned that there could be some torrential thundery showers, with the Highlands expected to have heavy rain on both days.<p>The warning has come as temperatures rise in Scotland for …

Weather (UK)

50-50 chance rain could impact Thursday’s Monster Energy, XFINITY action

CONCORD, N.C. — Rain will be hit-or-miss Thursday at Charlotte Motor Speedway, which may impact Monster Energy and XFINITY Series action.<p>As of 11:20 …

Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series

Torrential downpours will eclipse the mini-heatwave for London’s Bank Holiday weekend as Met Office issues weather warning

Torrential downpours and thunder could make the Bank Holiday weekend a washout, according to a weather warning the Met Office has issued for Sunday …

Business (UK)

Where will the weather ruin your Memorial Day weekend?

Weather could rain on your parade, barbecue and day at the beach in parts of the U.S. this Memorial Day weekend.<p>While the weekend should be mostly dry and warm in the West, it'll be occasionally soggy and even quite stormy for portions of the central and eastern U.S.<p>AAA predicts 39.3 million …

Storms

DeGrom scratched by Mets because of weather forecast

NEW YORK (AP) — Jacob deGrom was scratched by the New York Mets from his scheduled start against the San Diego Padres on Thursday night because of …

Major League Baseball

Canadian Hurricane Centre predicts above-normal hurricane season

Warm water temperatures and a weak or non-existent El Nino will contribute to an above-normal hurricane season this year, meteorologists say.

Weather (Canada)

UK Weather Forecast: Met Office Predicts Thunderstorms For Bank Holiday Weekend

Raining on your parade.<p>Given that it is a bank holiday weekend, the glorious sunshine of late is <i>[naturally]</i> set to retreat starting on Saturday.<p>Thunderstorms will move from the southwest to the northeast across the country – though some lucky hotspots will be missed out – with many southerners …

Weather (UK)

MCG drill to test Melbourne heat response

People usually go to the MCG to see heated action but on Friday they'll be going there to escape it.<p>The stadium is being tested as an emergency …

Heat Waves

Melbourne weather May 26: Friday, dry day, but actual rain on the way this weekend?

Good morning, the clouds are lingering but there's only a slim chance of showers to round out the week.<p>There was the faintest of sprinklings …

Weather (Australia)

'Battle' of the weather fronts in Edmonton's summer forecast

Central Alberta will be a “battle zone” this summer between warmer than average temperatures in B.C. and cooler weather in central Canada, an expert …

Climate Change

As rain continues, Staten Island streets take on water

Here we go again? With rain in forecast for most of Thursday, flooding could be an issue.

Staten Island

Worst rainfall over as Hamilton copes with sodden aftermath

The forecast suggests the worst of the storm is over, but Hamilton is still recovering after a day of record-breaking rainfall and waterlogged couple …

Canadian News

NBC5 Forecast: Warm and windy | Weather

<b>TONIGHT:</b> Breezy, with increasing clouds after midnight. Low: 73. Wind: S 10-20 mph.<p><b>FRIDAY:</b> Brief morning clouds. Then mostly sunny, windy, and hot. …

Texas

Britain to bask in glorious ‘30C’ sunshine today before the thunderstorms move in

It’s going to be shorts and sandal weather this weekend but you’ll also have to remember your umbrellas.<p>Most of us will experience some fine weather …

Northern Ireland weather: Warmest day of the year so far as temperatures rise

Police in Northern Ireland have jokingly warned that you could be arrested for wearing socks and sandals today - as temperatures are expected to …

Weather (UK)

For the first time in years, NOAA predicts an above-average hurricane season

For the first time since 2013, NOAA is anticipating above-normal hurricane activity in the Atlantic. The outlook is at odds with other professional forecasts issued earlier this spring.<p>The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s outlook, released Thursday morning, predicts the development …

Hurricanes

Weather forecasts are imperfect. Under Trump's budget, they'll be nearly impossible

If President Donald Trump gets his way, weather forecasts in America will become less accurate over time, lagging behind those produced in Europe, Japan and other parts of the world.<p>Trump's budget contains a head-scratching provision that would cancel key upgrades to the National Weather Service's …

Meteorology