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Updated 11:21 p.m. EST

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Closings

Mountain schools announce early releases, delays

Mountain schools announce early releases, delaysAhead of the Arctic Blast, schools in the mountain region are beginning to announce delays for Thursday.
  • Closings
  • 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Severe Weather

Winter weather: Are you ready?

Winter weather: Are you ready?Timely preparation and important safety information can help keep you and your family safe if a winter storm hits the Carolinas.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Severe Weather

Rain ending overnight

Rain ending overnightThe same storm system that has produced a deadly tornado in Mississippi will move in to the Charlotte area Christmas Eve morning.
  • Severe Weather
  • 1 month ago
Severe Weather

Pilot explains how weather delays flights

Pilot explains how weather delays flightsTwo days before Christmas, the airport was a popular place. More passengers means more flights, and bad weather moving through the area means more delays. What steps can you take to see if your flight could be next?
  • Severe Weather
  • 1 month ago
Severe Weather

Tornadoes, floods target Southeast

Tornadoes, floods target SoutheastDrenching rain and severe thunderstorms are walloping portions of the South on Tuesday.
  • Severe Weather
  • 1 month ago
NFL

7 people struck by lightning after Bucs football game

7 people struck by lightning after Bucs football gameSeven people were struck by lightning at Raymond James Stadium, just as the Bucs-Packers game ended on Sunday afternoon.
  • NFL
  • 1 month ago
Severe Weather

Wednesday's cold sets record-low temps in Charlotte

Wednesday's cold sets record-low temps in CharlotteIf you thought it was cold Tuesday morning, it will be even colder Wednesday morning: the First Warn Storm Team says we're likely to tie, if not break, the record low temperature.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Severe Weather

Outdoor workers layer up to stay warm

Outdoor workers layer up to stay warmPeople working outside in the bitter cold are doing what they can to stay warm while getting their work done.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Severe Weather

2 mountain schools operating on a delay Tuesday

2 mountain schools operating on a delay TuesdayDue to the threat of ice and little bit of snow, a handful of schools have announced delays for Tuesday
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Severe Weather

NCDOT ready to take on winter weather on the roadways

NCDOT ready to take on winter weather on the roadwaysThe North Carolina Department of Transportation says they're in good shape with salt supplies for battling winter weather.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Severe Weather

Rain Monday and much colder Tuesday

Rain Monday and much colder TuesdayJust a few dozen hours after enjoying a beautiful Wednesday with the high temperature reaching 77 degrees, Carolinians are in for their first bout of winter weather for the season.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 1 week ago
Severe Weather

Ministry Assistance center gears up for Arctic Blast influx

Ministry Assistance center gears up for Arctic Blast influxCharlotte's Crisis Assistance Ministry Center is bringing in extra staff and pulling extra shifts to keep people in warm homes when a wintry blast hits Charlotte Thursday night.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Severe Weather

5 things to know about the #ArcticBlast

5 things to know about the #ArcticBlastThe Arctic Blast is set to hit the Carolinas soon. Here's a few things you need to know before it does.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Severe Weather

Duke Energy prepares for winter assistance programs

Duke Energy prepares for winter assistance programsCustomers struggling to pay winter heating bills may be eligible for financial help as part of Duke Energy's assistance programs.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Severe Weather

World losing battle against global warming

World losing battle against global warmingIn the battle to combat global warming, the world isn't moving fast enough to stay in the fight.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Severe Weather

Wintry blast takes aim at Midwest, East

Wintry blast takes aim at Midwest, EastA monstrous storm system that ripped across parts of Alaska with hurricane-force winds was driving bitter cold temperatures and snow toward the Lower 48 on Sunday.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Severe Weather

Sunny, breezy and cool Sunday

Sunny, breezy and cool SundayA dramatic "chill down" started November 2014.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Severe Weather

Top scientists blame humans for climate change

Top scientists blame humans for climate changeWarning of "irreversible and dangerous impacts," some of the world's top scientists Sunday released the most comprehensive assessment of climate change ever done.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Severe Weather

HVAC crews prepare for first cold snap

HVAC crews prepare for first cold snapWith freezing temperatures just days away, Morris Jenkins heating technicians say they've been busy all week and are expecting a busy weekend responding to heating needs.
  • Severe Weather
  • 2 months, 4 weeks ago
Severe Weather

Poor more prepared for natural disasters than rich

Poor more prepared for natural disasters than richResidents in the poorest areas of the USA are the most prepared for natural disasters, and for good reason — those regions are at the greatest risk of extreme weather events.
  • Severe Weather
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Severe Weather

Comet takes near-miss route to Mars

Comet takes near-miss route to MarsOne of Earth's closest neighbors is about to have a very narrow escape.
  • Severe Weather
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Severe Weather

Polar vortex 2: Not likely this winter

Polar vortex 2: Not likely this winterRemember the polar vortex? It may be a distant memory this winter after federal forecasters said Thursday that a repeat of last year's extremely cold and snowy weather east of the Rockies is "unlikely."
  • Severe Weather
  • 3 months, 1 week ago
Severe Weather

Arborist offers weak tree warning signs

Arborist offers weak tree warning signsArborist Patrick George suggests residents with large trees look out for the warning signs of weakness.
  • Severe Weather
  • 3 months, 2 weeks ago
Severe Weather

Mount St. Helens shows signs of reawakening

Mount St. Helens shows signs of reawakeningTen years ago this week, Mount St. Helens awoke from an 18-year geological slumber.
  • Severe Weather
  • 4 months ago
Severe Weather

More than 30 believed dead in Japan volcano eruption

More than 30 believed dead in Japan volcano eruptionRescue workers have found 30 or more people unconscious and believed to be dead near the peak of an erupting volcano in central Japan, local government and police said Sunday.
  • Severe Weather
  • 4 months ago
Weather

A cool and gloomy first full day of fall

A cool and gloomy first full day of fallTuesday was one of those cool gloomy days where we reached the high for the day overnight.
  • Weather
  • 4 months ago
Severe Weather

Plane headed to SC diverted because of lightning

Plane headed to SC diverted because of lightningPassengers on a plane flying from Chicago to South Carolina that was struck by lightning are safe in Charleston after completing the last 120 miles of their journey by bus.
  • Severe Weather
  • 4 months ago