Severe Storms

Tornado Damage in Greenfield  
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Tornado Damage in Greenfield  

The destructive tornado destroyed homes, downed wind turbines and power lines, snapped trees, and shredded roofs.

Published May 29, 2024

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Derecho Darkens Houston
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Derecho Darkens Houston

Destructive winds left many people in the most populous city in Texas without power.

Published May 22, 2024

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Sierra Snowpack Springs Back
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Sierra Snowpack Springs Back

A May storm dumped over two feet of snow in one day on parts of the California mountain range.

Published May 6, 2024

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A “Surprisingly Average” Year for Sierra Snowpack
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A “Surprisingly Average” Year for Sierra Snowpack

The amount of snow in the California-Nevada mountain range was about average in April 2024—a rare occurrence.

Published Apr 11, 2024

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Snowstorm Coats the Rockies
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Snowstorm Coats the Rockies

A potent storm pushed snowpack levels above normal across Colorado.

Published Mar 21, 2024

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