Comment on this story Comment MADRID — Spain’s second heat wave in less than a month and the year’s first for neighboring Portugal is expected to last at least until the weekend, weather forecasters said Tuesday. With temperatures in both countries already elevated, the outlook magnified wildfire worries. Portugal couldContinue Reading

The planet’s strongest storm underwent rapid intensification overnight and is now equivalent to a Category 4 Atlantic hurricane with sustained winds near 145 mph (230 kph). Tropical Cyclone Batsirai (Bat-si-ray) is just north of the volcanic islands of Mauritius and La Reunion with forecasts indicating a potentially devastating landfall onContinue Reading

As families across the United States prepare to gather for Thanksgiving, some for the first time since 2019, there are only a few clouds on the horizon. Storms could cause minor delays for people traveling to and from some Southern Plains states and northern New England this Thanksgiving week butContinue Reading