tornadoes

‘Coast-to-Coast’ Winter Storm Brings Tornadoes, Blizzards Across U.S.

‘Coast-to-Coast’ Winter Storm Brings Tornadoes, Blizzards Across U.S.

A major winter storm is wreaking havoc across the U.S. this week.  After dumping snow on Western mountain passes over the weekend, the storm is projected to hit the Midwest and Great Plains and South with everything from blizzards to tornadoes. As of Tuesday, around 21 million people between Texas and Mississippi were at risk […]

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    Tornadoes and Climate Change: What Does the Science Say?

    Tornadoes and Climate Change: What Does the Science Say?

    By Zeke Hausfather The U.S. has recently experienced one of its worst tornado outbreaks of the past decade, with more than 500 reported over 30 days. The number so far this year is also more than 200 above average. This has raised the question of what role, if any, climate change may have played in […]

    3 Dead in Missouri Tornadoes, ‘Extensive Damage’ to State Capital

    3 Dead in Missouri Tornadoes, ‘Extensive Damage’ to State Capital

    Violent tornadoes tore through Missouri Wednesday night, killing three and causing “extensive damage” to the state’s capital of Jefferson City, The New York Times reported. “There was a lot of devastation throughout the state,” Governor Mike Parson said at a Thursday morning press conference, as NPR reported. “We were very fortunate last night that we […]