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Severe Weather Predictions and Reports Available Daily from Storm Prediction Center

For predictions of severe weather or for reports and maps of severe weather that has occurred, visit the National Weather Service/Storm Prediction Center online at http://www.spc.noaa.gov/.  The Storm Prediction Center’s daily storm-report maps and notes are available online at http://www.spc.noaa.gov/climo/online/. Continue reading

Preliminary Tornado and Other Severe Weather Maps for Dec. 26-27, 2015, from NWS/Storm Prediction Center

Below are the National Weather Service/Storm Prediction Center’s maps of preliminary (not yet verified) reports of high winds, hail, and tornadoes in the continental United States on December 26 and 27, 2015, including fatal tornadoes in Texas.  (For two news … Continue reading

Louisiana/Oklahoma/Texas Severe Weather and Flooding, May-June 2015

Beginning the first week of May 2015, severe storms and heavy rain in Oklahoma and Texas caused tornadoes and flooding that resulted in significant loss of life and property damage.  As of May 26, the respective governors had issued disaster … Continue reading

Preliminary Severe Weather Reports for May 9-10, 2015, from NWS/Storm Prediction Center

Below are the National Weather Service/Storm Prediction Center’s maps of preliminary (not yet verified) reports of high winds, hail, and tornadoes in the continental United States on May 9 and May 10, 2015, including fatal tornadoes on May 10 in … Continue reading

Severe Weather Forecast, Warning, and Report Links for Virginia and Elsewhere, as of April 20, 2015

Here are several useful links for following severe weather, ongoing and predicted severe thunderstorms, high winds, and possible tornadoes in parts of Virginia and other middle Atlantic states. National warnings and forecasts (National Weather Service) Storm forecasts, reports, and other … Continue reading

Preliminary Severe Weather Reports for April 27 and 28, 2014, from NWS/Storm Prediction Center

Below are the National Weather Service/Storm Prediction Center’s maps of preliminary (not yet verified) reports of high winds, hail, and tornadoes in the continental United States on April 27 and  April 28, 2014, including fatal tornadoes in Alabama, Arkansas, Iowa, … Continue reading

Preliminary Severe Weather Reports for April 3, 2014, from Storm Prediction Center; and a Look-back at the Massive Tornado Outbreak of April 3-4, 1974

Below is the National Weather Service’s Storm Prediction Center’s map of preliminary (not yet verified) reports of high winds, hail, and tornadoes in the continental United States on April 3, 2014 (as of 8:59 EDT, or 1349Z/Greenwich Mean Time, on … Continue reading

Preliminary Severe Weather Reports for June 13, 2013, from Storm Prediction Center

Below is the National Weather Service’s Storm Prediction Center’s map of preliminary (not yet verified) reports of high winds, hail, and tornadoes in the continental United States on June 13, 2013 (as of 9:49 EDT, or 1349Z/Greenwich Mean Time).  Across … Continue reading

Satellite Photo of Eastern U.S. Severe Weather System, June 13, 2013

The satellite-generated, infrared-enhanced photo below from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) geostationary satellite (GOES) shows the large weather system bringing severe storms and high winds to the middle-Atlantic states, including Virginia, on June 13, 2013. Image from NOAA … Continue reading

Preliminary Severe Weather Reports on April 10-11, 2013, from NWS’ Storm Prediction Center

For the National Weather Service/Storm Prediction Center’s preliminary (not yet verified) reports of tornadoes, hail, and high winds on April 10 and 11, 2013, caused by the large storm system moving across the United States during this week, and reaching … Continue reading