(NEW YORK) -- More than 50 million Americans remain under a flash flood watch on Friday as Tropical Storm Elsa moves up the East Coast, bringing heavy rain and gusty winds. After making landfall in Florida and pummeling the southeastern United States, Elsa is heading... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Elsa has strengthened to a Category 1 hurricane Tuesday night just southwest of Tampa Bay with sustained winds of 75 mph. Landfall is expected around 8 or 9 a.m. Wednesday near the Big Bend region along Florida's west coast. Storms with winds of... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A tropical depression is forecast to strengthen to Tropical Storm Danny before making landfall in South Carolina near the Georgia border Monday evening. Landfall is expected between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m. local time. South Carolina and Georgia residents and visitors should prepare... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A tropical threat churning in the Gulf of Mexico is taking aim at the Gulf Coast -- and has formed into Tropical Storm Claudette just southwest of New Orleans. The storm is moving NNE as 12 mph with sustained winds at 45... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A tropical threat churning in the Gulf of Mexico is taking aim at the Gulf Coast -- and is forecast to strengthen into tropical storm Claudette. Tropical storm warnings have been issued in Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama and the Florida panhandle as the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The heat wave pummeling the West won't be leaving this week and could make wildfires even more dangerous to residents. Dozens of record high temperatures were broken on Tuesday, including Denver at 101 degrees, Palm Springs at a scorching 120, and Palmdale,... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A dangerous heat wave is spreading across the West from California to Utah. Temperatures are forecast to reach 105 degrees in Salt Lake City, 118 degrees in Phoenix and a scorching 123 degrees in Needles, California by Tuesday. If Salt Lake City does... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Heat alerts are in effect for 36 million people across six Southwest states ahead of a major heat wave. On Saturday temperatures are expected to reach a scorching 115 degrees in Phoenix, 99 degrees in Salt Lake City and 110 degrees in... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A heat wave is pounding the West where scorching temperatures will reach Washington state, Oregon, California, Nevada, Utah and Arizona on Tuesday. Sacramento, California smashed a record high on Memorial Day, reaching 104 degrees. Redding, also in Northern California, reached a sweltering 109... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The Northeast and the Plains are bracing for severe weather Wednesday as two storm systems move in. The first storm, which brought powerful winds to the Midwest on Tuesday, is now closing in on the Northeast's Interstate 95 corridor. Those in New York... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The western United States is in the midst of an intensifying drought. In the latest U.S. Drought Monitor released Thursday, nearly 52% of the western U.S. is in "extreme" or "exceptional drought." In parts of California and Nevada, two dry winters in... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, EMILY SHAPIRO and MELISSA GRIFFIN, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Multiple fatalities and injuries have been reported, authorities said, as tornadoes are tearing through Alabama Thursday afternoon. The threat is ongoing through the evening for "violent," "long-track" twisters.