Atlantic Ocean

'Bomb cyclone': What to know about this kind of monster storm

The massive nor’easter pummeling the East Coast has strengthened rapidly today, undergoing what's known as bombogenesis or "bombing out." Dubbed a "bomb cyclone," the catchphrase was coined earlier this year as a nickname for another nor’easter back in early January. Bombogenesis -- or a "bomb Read more

Flood-battered central U.S. girds for new storm

Just what the central U.S. doesn't need: another huge rainstorm. As much of the central U.S. copes with overflowing rivers this week from recent heavy rainfall, another storm is on the way to region. New flood warnings and watches have been issued from Northeast Texas up through Tennessee in Read more

Several waves of arctic cold, snow invade eastern US

A cold and active pattern is setting up for the northern and eastern U.S. on Wednesday. In addition to several bouts of arctic air, several shots of snow are possible from the Rockies into the Midwest and the Northeast over the next few days. You can clearly see on the map below, all the storms Read more