# Extreme weather
Extreme Precipitation Projection Tool Helps Prepare for Climate Change
The NJ Department of Environmental Protection has launched an online tool to help communities better understand and respond to extreme precipitation events across the state. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection announced on 4/19 the launch of an online precipitation projection tool.
Climate Change Poses An Existential Threat To The US Economy
Climate change poses an an existential threat to the U.S. economy, according to Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen. She's right. The effects of climate change could have a devastating impact on the U.S. economy over the coming decades. Quoting an article published by the Energy Policy Institute at the University of Chicago:
Severe Weather and Thunderstorms are Expected for Northwestern Florida
Today's weather is forecast to be active, with a wave of showers and thunderstorms beginning on our western doorstep this morning and heading eastward. According to recent HRRR simulations conducted overnight, a favorable environment for a moderate risk of severe weather exists with MUCAPE ranging from 800 to 1000 j/kg, deep layer shear of 40-50 knots, and low level shear of 20-30 knots, among other characteristics.
A massive winter storm is about to hit several U.S. states this week
According to the National Weather Servies(NWS), heavy rain, severe thunderstorms, freezing rain, risk of a tornado, high wind, and a snowstorm are expected in major states America this week.
Huge snowstorm set to hit Massachusetts this weekend, up to 24 inches of snow possible
Folks in Massachusetts should get prepared for a massive snowstorm this weekend, the National Weather Service (NWS) warns. A Blizzard Warning, Winter Storm Warning, and Winter Storm Watch are going to be in effect across the state as extreme winter weather moves in.
More extreme winter weather conditions expected in North Carolina tonight
The National Weather Service (NWS) expects more snow and extreme winter weather conditions in North Carolina tonight. A Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 7 AM on Saturday. The cities affected by the warning include Oak City, Bethel, Plymouth, Jamesville, Columbia, Williamston, Greenville, and Rocky Mount.
Extreme weather conditions expected in south Texas tomorrow
People in southern Texas should prepare for extreme weather conditions tomorrow according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Starting at 9 PM tonight and lasting until noon on Friday, there will be a Winter Storm Warning affecting the cities of Laredo, Corpus Christi, Cotulla, Three Rivers, Rio Grande City, Fulton, Freer, Alice, Zapata, and Refugio.
Huge winter storm with over 10 inches of snow to hit South Carolina this weekend
People in South Carolina should prepare for a huge snowstorm this weekend, according to the National Weather Service (NWS). Most of the state will be affected by a Winter Storm Warning, Ice Storm Warning, and a Winter Weather Advisory, the NWS says.
A devastating winter storm is about to hit the Midwest, South, and East America this weekend.
According to AccuWeather, the eastern part of the United States could face another major winter storm that could intensify into a bomb cyclone. AccuWeather Meteorologists predicted that the Midwest, South, and East United States could witness a heavy volume of snow, rain, and destructive wind.
Hazardous weather conditions are sweeping across the Central and Eastern United States this weekend
The National Weather Service (NWS) has announced a Winter Storm Warning, Winter Storm Watch, Wind Chill Warning, and Winter Weather Advisory in several states today, covering portions of the Central and Eastern United States.
Miami-Dade County at risk of natural disasters.
Miami-Dade County is one of the beautiful areas of Florida. And it is also the favorite place of many celebrities. However, in the recent survey, it is found that Miami-Dade County is one of the riskiest areas in Florida. This survey is not based on the crime rates.
Experts warn Americans should prepare for hazardous weather conditions this week.
According to the experts, deep freeze, heavy snow, and the extreme coldest temperature are possible in major cities of the United States this week. According to CNN meteorologist Brandon Miller "Even in a warmer climate, there will still be some cold extremes or periods of intense and even record-breaking cold weather. Look no further than last year when a massive cold wind outbreak across the central and southern parts of the U.S. caused power outages for millions and resulted in the costliest winter storm in U.S. history."
A massive bomb cyclone is about to hit Northeast America.
Experts warn the first bomb cyclone of the 2022 winter season is expected to continue to fall over the Northeast. A fast-moving system will bring the possibility of additional snow to northern parts of the area on Thursday night, affecting areas this week.
Landslides and flooding threaten western Washington
SEATTLE, WA — Forecasters are warning of possible landslides and flooding as heavy rains and fast-melting snow soak much of western Washington state. “Heavy precipitation over the past few weeks has increased soil moisture to saturated levels across western Washington,” the National Weather Service said in a special weather statement. “This amount of rain and snow melt will put extra pressure on soil instability, leading to an increased threat of landslides.”
On New Years Day, Chicago braces for first winter snowstorm of 2022
Here's the timeline of what's headed for Chicago over the next 24 hours. (CHICAGO) Saturday, January 1, 2022. This winter has not been a snowy one for the Chicago region. But that is all going to change today when some areas could get up to nine inches of snowfall.
Tornado Hits South West Florida As Cooler Weather Sweeps In – Causes Estimated $500K Damage in 2 Hours
As the holidays approach, many are dreaming of a white Christmas - but in Florida, a change to colder weather has been preceded by an EF1 tornado. It struck south west Florida, near Fort Myers early in the morning of December 21 and follows on from the extreme tornadoes that wreaked havoc across other states earlier this month.