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Weather

  1. natural disasters
    We Already Ran Out of Hurricane Names for 2020After running through all of the preapproved storm names, meteorologists are now using the Greek alphabet, which has only happened once before.
  2. natural distasters
    Texas and Louisiana Are Bracing for a Deadly Storm SurgeHurricane Laura — one of the most powerful storms to ever hit the U.S. — made landfall early Thursday morning.
  3. climate
    Yet Again, Wildfires Are Ravaging CaliforniaA collision of extreme weather conditions are creating an unprecedented fire season in the Golden State.
  4. climate change
    Death Valley Is Alarmingly Hot Right NowThe national park may have just recorded the hottest temperature on Earth.
  5. doom weather
    ‘Firenado’ Spotted Near Northern California WildfireA rare and chaotic fire tornado cropped up near the Nevada border amid a punishing heat wave.
  6. climate change
    Yes, New York Is Hotter Than EverThe city’s climate is now classified as “subtropical.”
  7. friendship
    Will the Weather Let Me Have Friends Today?In a pandemic, we only get to have friends when it’s nice out.
  8. storms
    Yet Another Good Reason to Just Stay HomeA tropical storm is approaching the Northeast.
  9. weather
    What Is This About a ‘Godzilla’ Dust Cloud?As a massive dust cloud from the Sahara sweeps over the Gulf Coast, experts worry about how it could affect those suffering from COVID-19.
  10. what??
    Oh Great, a Snowstorm in MayIn case you thought winter 2020 was done with us.
  11. wait what
    Hawaii Sees Tornado Warnings, on Top of Everything Else2020 continues apace.
  12. fiction
    PicnicAn excerpt from Weather, a new novel about climate dread from the author of Dept. of Speculation.
  13. hurricanes
    Everything We Know About Hurricane DorianIt could be the strongest storm in Florida since Hurricane Andrew in 1992.
  14. weather
    The Untrue But Prevailing Joy of Back-to-School WeatherDo not merely dread the end of summer — PLEASE!
  15. weather
    It’s Too WindyWinter Storm Quiana is wreaking havoc across the Northeast.
  16. animals
    Crisis in Cleveland: Small Dogs Face 50-mph WindsThe National Weather Service issued a “Small Dog Warning” wind advisory this week.
  17. polar vortex
    Second University Student Found Dead Outside Amid Sub-Zero TemperaturesConnor Gage, a freshman as University of Vermont, died over the weekend.
  18. iowa
    University of Iowa Student Dies After Being Found Outside During Polar VortexGerald Belz, 18, was found unconscious outside his dorm room.
  19. it's cold in here
    How to Help People in Need Affected by the Polar VortexWindchill temperatures have hit an all-time low in parts of the Midwest.
  20. the cut opinion pages
    Embrace Your Friend, the Freezing Cold TemperatureA look into the bright side of anger-inducing cold.
  21. good sports
    Why the Olympics Are So WindyOkay, wind, you’ve made your point.
  22. forces of nature
    This Meteorologist’s Weather Descriptions Have Us Bracing for the Apocalypse“In the storm’s wake, the mother lode of numbing cold will crash south — likely the last but most bitter in brutal blasts since Christmas Eve.”
  23. weather
    Finally, a Snowstorm That’s Good for MenFinally.
  24. seasons
    People Really Are Happier When the Sun Is Out LongerMeanwhile, winter is coming.
  25. The Statistic That Gets People to Actually Evacuate for a HurricaneUnfortunately, it’s not for the thing that causes the most deaths.
  26. weather
    Why Your Brain Actually Works Better in WinterDebunking the myth of the winter blues.
  27. tiny rebellions
    Salute the Winter Deniers As They Bravely Ignore the WeatherSpring has sprung, damn it. It has sprung.
  28. mental health
    How to Maintain Your Sanity During a Winter From HellIt’s hard to keep things in perspective when you can look outside your window and see 100 inches of snow.
  29. weather
    There’s an Upside to This Terrible WeatherAt least you’ll get a ton of work done?
  30. seasons
    Jerry Seinfeld Thinks You Should Stop Complaining About the End of SummerWhat’s the deal with all this whining?
  31. You Aren’t Crazy: You Can Feel the WeatherKaren from Mean Girls was right, sort of.
  32. umbrella-ella-ella
    Rihanna Carries Umbrella, Is Obligated to DanceDo you think this gets annoying?
  33. holiday shopping
    Extra-Snowy Winter Should Boost ShoppingMaybe the holiday-shopping season isn’t doomed after all!