Stories about National Weather Service


Weather conditions create ‘explosive’ grass, brush fire danger

on March 23, 2012, at 1:25 p.m.

Forecast calls for possible snow in southern Maine

The Associated Press on Oct. 27, 2011, at 12:15 p.m.
Towing service employees wade through flood waters to reach disabled cars on Amboy Road in Staten Island, N.Y., on Sunday, Aug. 14, 2011.

Record rains trap workers in flooded NYC elevator

By VERENA DOBNIK and GEOFF MULVIHILL, Associated Press on Aug. 15, 2011, at 8:54 p.m.

Late blight affects some County potato farmers amid rainy weather

By Jen Lynds on Aug. 11, 2011, at 6:17 p.m.
Downed trees are visible near a home in Caribou on Thursday, June 9. A severe storm moved through the state on June 8 and into June 9, bringing dangerous wind, lightning, heavy rain and small hail to some parts of the state. A tornado was confirmed in the area of Little Madawaska Lake in Aroostook County.

Tornado damage assessed at $1.2M so far as County officials seek federal aid

By Jen Lynds on June 13, 2011, at 4:35 p.m.

Storm to dump snow on northern Maine

The Associated Press on April 20, 2011, at 4:50 a.m.

South looks to recover from killer twisters that killed at least 45

The Associated Press on April 18, 2011, at 5:09 a.m.
A birch tree on Patten Drive in Hermon is weighed down by ice on the morning of Monday, March, 7. Ice and rain are part of a major storm hitting the state.

30 inches of snow could hit northern New England

The Associated Press on March 07, 2011, at 8:32 a.m.

Accidents pile up during sudden snow squall; three-car crash closes Orrington road  

By Diana Bowley on March 02, 2011, at 6:06 p.m.

Winter storm warning Friday in Maine

on Feb. 24, 2011, at 6:45 p.m.
Traffic along Interstate 95 northbound near the Ohio Street in Bangor slows to a crawl as several cars spun out on the slippery surface on Thursday morning.

Bangor doubles snow total in Caribou

By Jen Lynds on Feb. 03, 2011, at 11 p.m.
 snow removal crew cleans up the street in the Southie neighborhood of Boston, Monday afternoon, Jan. 31, 2011. The area is expecting another mid-week winter storm.

Can anything end this ‘Groundhog Day’ of a winter?

By Michawl Melia, The Associated Press on Feb. 01, 2011, at 6:22 a.m.