(NEW YORK) -- The historic heat wave in the West is not relenting -- and the high temperatures may be contributing to a massive wildfire that's exploded in size. Las Vegas hit 116 degrees on Wednesday, breaking a daily record, while Grand Junction, Colorado, reached... Read More.
The summer solstice is this weekend, the first day of summer. The latest summer weather outlook offers good odds of warmer and drier conditions into September. Our spring – March, April and May were drier than average. Recent June rains have helped, but for the... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A dangerous storm system is bringing severe storms from Texas to New York with water rescues, monster hail and tornado damage. There have been four reported tornadoes across four states: Arkansas, Illinois, Oklahoma and Tennessee. There have also been 38 reports of damaging... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A storm system is pushing east with fire danger, gusty winds, severe storms and heavy mountain snow on Tuesday. A new wildfire spread in Lincoln County, New Mexico, with evacuations prompted as wildfires are covering up to 4,000 acres with 0% containment. Elsewhere,... Read More.
By Max Golembo, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- Severe weather struck the Upper Midwest Monday in South Dakota and Minnesota with golf ball size hail, lightning and gusty winds.Later on Tuesday and into Tuesday night, severe weather will move... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A new wildfire broke out northwest of Denver -- called the East Troublesome wildfire -- and it is 19,086 acres and 10% contained with mandatory evacuations in effect.There is some bad... Read More.
BY: REED MCDONOUGH, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) — The Cameron Peak Fire is now the largest wildfire in Colorado's history. It has burned more than 173,000 acres and more than 1,300 personnel are battling the blaze. While the fire is 57% contained, mandatory evacuations... Read More.
By MORGAN WINSOR, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The federal government has denied California's request for a disaster declaration for wildfires that have burned swathes of land across the U.S. state since early September.A spokesperson for the California Governor's Office... Read More.
By MAX GOLEMBO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- After a raw, rainy and windy day in the Northeast, the remnants of Delta will finally be pushed out of the Northeast by a cold front.There was some coastal flooding and... Read More.
Metallica's All Within My Hands charity foundation is donating $250,000 to help fight the ongoing West Coast wildfires. The donation will benefit five different organizations focused on the relief efforts in different affected areas, including Metallica's home state of California,... Read More.
By MEREDITH DELISO, ABC News(NEW YORK) -- A 1-year-old was killed and his parents suffered third-degree burns after attempting to escape a wildfire in Washington state, authorities said.Jacob Hyland, 31, and Jamie Hyland, 26, of Renton, Washington, were... Read More.