Researchers predict a 149% spike in severe air turbulence, along with longer travel times, increased delays and inevitably, higher ticket pr…
Water spouts can be divided into two categories: tornadic and non-tornadic.
Rip currents can pose a serious threat to swimmers and to the untrained eye, they can be difficult to spot, especially from the ground.
Before the balloon takes flight, there is a lot of work that needs to be done.
Researchers believe it may be attributable to people driving slowly and more carefully on slippery roads during bad weather.
Have you ever been watching the news, seen a rainfall report and thought, ‘hey, that’s not how much fell at my house!’?
Going forward, a Heat Advisory will be issued if the heat index is forecast to stay at least 95 degrees for two or more hours in a row.
While flash floods and lightning strikes can be dangerous, there’s another summer threat that can be just a deadly – children dying in hot c…
“We actually diagnose more skin cancers on the left sides of Americans than we do in other countries where they drive on the other side of t…
More on the dangers of ultraviolet radiation, how to read the UV Index, as well as some simple steps to protect you and your family from ove…
Scientists sat it was a natural event that wasn’t caused by man-made climate change.
Next month also marks the 25th anniversary of one of the most damaging storms in U.S. history.
Pilots and meteorologists on board Hurricane Hunter planes gather a tremendous amount of data in and around hurricanes.
The information gathered from inside and around a hurricane is critical to creating forecasts, which can save lives and property.
But, sometimes it’s the weather events that don’t seem as dangerous which can actually pose the biggest threat to human life.
Thunderstorms are fairly common on the East Coast, especially during the summer months. But, they’re actually rare on the West Coast.
GOES 16 opens the window for significant improvements in both real-time weather observations, measurements and day-to-day forecasting.
We take in-depth look at the potential threats summer can bring and show you how we track severe weather so you can prepare.
Go to the App Store and search “WPRI 12 Weather” to download.
Last August, a macroburst swept through Warwick and West Warwick – ripping up trees and tossing them onto homes and cars.
Thunderstorms, tornadoes, flash flooding and hail storms can all put unsuspecting people in danger – which is where the Storm Ready program …
Rip currents are a form of danger swimmers do not always see coming.
In Southern New England we can get dangerous weather in all four seasons, from severe thunderstorms to hurricanes to flooding rainfall to bl…
Even though it’s been a dry start to summer, downpours can pop up quickly, and it’s important to make sure you and your home are prepared.
Raytheon has created an unmanned aircraft called ‘Coyote’ that can fly into the very turbulent parts of a hurricane that are too dangerous f…