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It’s only a few days into 2018, and we’ve already witnessed the year’s first supermoon — when the full moon is closest to the Earth and appears 14 percent larger and 30 percent brighter than normal. Looking ahead through the rest of the year, however, there are a lot more

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If any one type of weather activity made the most headlines in 2017, hurricanes top the list, with wildfires coming in a close second. Watch the video above for all eight events across the United States. Weather in 2017 got off to a deadly start with the third-worst winter tornado

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December’s full moon, also known as the Cold Moon, will shine in the sky on Sunday night. December’s full moon is also the first and last supermoon of 2017. A supermoon only occurs when the full moon is the closest to the Earth, or at its perigree, and during this

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The cold winter weather is expected to finally arrive near the end of the first week of December. For the most part, the month of November was an overall warm month for the country. During November, the West experienced especially warm temperatures, and it was only the Northern Plains, parts

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An island known for warmth, sunshine and tropical conditions is expecting 1-3 inches of snow today. The National Weather Service issued winter storm warnings for the summits on Hawaii’s Big Island. RELATED: Get Winter Storm Warnings for your exact location with the Storm Shield app Off-an-on rain showers are expected

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A volcano spewing clouds of ash has plunged the Indonesian island of Bali into crisis. Bali, which welcomed almost 5 million foreign visitors last year, is struggling to deal with the chaos wrought by Mount Agung in recent days. Airlines were issued a red warning about volcanic ash in Bali,

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Hurricane season officially ends at the end of November, and with nothing currently brewing in the Atlantic, it appears there won’t be another tropical storm or hurricane in what’s been a very active 2017. This year’s hurricane season was the most active since 2012, and it broke and/or tied a

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CHEYENNE, Wyo. – High winds toppled more than a dozen tractor-trailers in northern Colorado and southern Wyoming Monday. Denver-based KMGH’s Daryl Orr reported seeing 14 semis on their sides along Interstate 25 near the Colorado-Wyoming state line. I-25 SB closed at College Dr in Cheyenne. 18 Wheeler blown across 25. @DenverChannel

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Weather on Thanksgiving day is going to feel very different on each side of the United States. The jet stream is buckling, causing two very different temperature extremes — warmer than usual temperatures west of the Mississippi River and colder than usual to the east. The warmth in the West

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The Thanksgiving holiday is going to be a little cooler than the norm for roughly half the country. And if you’re one of the 51 million people expected to travel for the holiday, you may see a little snow leading up to the holiday. The snow and colder air currently

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Every year in the late summer and fall, nearly every weather organization issues their thoughts on what they think the winter forecast will look like. RELATED: Storm Shield app provides life-saving weather alerts The Farmers’ Almanac, Old Farmer’s Almanac, The Weather Channel, Accuweather and NOAA’s Climate Prediction Center have all

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Weak La Niña conditions emerged last month, and the Climate Prediction Center has issued a La Niña Advisory. Temperatures in the eastern equatorial Pacific Ocean have been dropping in recent months, and forecast models are giving a 65 to 75 percent chance those cooler than average ocean temperatures will remain

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Tropical Storm Rina formed late Monday night, making it the 17th named storm this season. Rina formed in the middle of the Atlantic far away from any land, and it appears it’s going to stay that way. This is the first time we’ve made it this far through the alphabet

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The weather at the beginning of November and the end of October are going to look very different across the country. Temperatures in the eastern half of the country, except the Northeast, took a big drop. At the same time, the West Coast was dealing with some record-breaking heat. At

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This year’s been warmer than average for most of the United States, but a large cold front sweeping across the country is going to bring a certain chill to Halloween. The big weather pattern shift is pushing some colder than average air across all of the U.S. except for states

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