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Thunderstorm and Lightning Safety

There are nearly 1,800 thunderstorms occurring around the world at any given moment. Every thunderstorm produces lightning, and can bring st…

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Flash Flood and Flood Safety

In a flash flood, the water can rise from your ankles to your knees in seconds. Floods kill 140 people each year, and they don't always…

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Tornado Safety

In an average year, 800 tornadoes are reported nationwide resulting in 80 deaths and over 1,500 injuries. Some tornadoes are clearly visible…

WPS IN MARINETTE

Thousands Without Power After Storms

At one point Sunday, 20,000 Wisconsin Public Service customers were without power after storms. WPS spokesperson Lisa Prunty said most of th…

A look at the extreme West Coast weather

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Southern California has been pummeled by heavy rain and hail, while the Pacific Northwest is baking in a triple-digit …

The Nation’s Weather

A cold frontal boundary will stretch westward over the Southeast and the Gulf Coast. Warm, humid air will interact with this frontal boundar…

In this frame from video provided by NBC4, smoke rises from vehicles as a fast-moving wildfire swept across a freeway Friday, July 17, 2015, near Hesperia, Calif. The fire swept by desert winds burned on both sides of Interstate 15, the main connector between Southern California and Las Vegas that was crowded with vehicles. (NBC4 via AP) MANDATORY CREDIT

Wildfire jumps freeway, destroys 20 cars

Authorities say a fast-moving wildfire that swept across a Southern California freeway destroyed 20 vehicles as motorists fled on foot to sa…