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New Jersey teenagers fall through ice in separate incidents, leaving 2 dead, first responders injured

Authorities in New Jersey are warning about the dangers of icy ponds after a group of teenagers fell into chilly waters in two separate incidents on Wednesday, leaving two dead and others injured including first responders who rushed to the scene. 

Sea foam floods streets of Spanish town during deadly storm

A powerful winter storm that battered Spain for days caused the streets of a seaside town near Barcelona to be flooded with sea foam. 

Winter storm in Spain caused surge that ‘ravaged’ major delta area

A powerful winter storm that battered Spain for days, killing at least five people, also spawned devastating flooding in a major delta area.

Truck driver missing for 2 days found on snowy road in California

A truck driver who was reported missing last week in Northern California was found alive two days later along a snowy road, according to officials.

Canadian military deployed after blizzard buries Newfoundland in record-breaking snowfall

Members of the armed forces in Canada are now armed with shovels to help residents in Newfoundland dig out from a monster blizzard over the weekend that led to a state of emergency to be declared for five days. 

California storeowner accused of inappropriate behavior attacks local media in front of business

A store owner in California who was already the focus of a sexual harassment investigation is now facing additional charges after getting into a physical altercation with members of the local media outside his business on Monday. 

Winter storm lashes Spain for third day, killing at least 4, cutting power to thousands

A powerful winter storm battered Spain for a third day on Tuesday, bringing strong winds, heavy rains, and massive waves to a region that’s seen at least four deaths linked to the severe weather.

Australia sees golfball-sized hail, dust storms from severe weather as wildfire season ‘far from over’

As wildfires continue to burn through parts of eastern Australia, severe storms on Monday caused chaos in major cities in the region were hit with large hail and flooding rains.

Winter storm warning vs. winter weather advisory: Here’s the difference

As the temperature drops and precipitation may be in the forecast, phrases such as “winter storm warning” and “winter weather advisory” get tossed around to alert the public about approaching weather.

Tornado in South Carolina flips cars in high school parking lot, damages more than 70 vehicles

Students at a high school in South Carolina were forced to take cover inside as a tornado swept through the parking lot on Monday, damaging dozens of vehicles. 

North Carolina students flee as mircoburst rips school’s roof off, injuring 3

Students at an elementary school in North Carolina were forced to run for their lives after severe storms moving through the area on Monday spawned a microburst that caused the roof to collapse, injuring three people.

Flash flood emergency in Mississippi, dam in ‘imminent danger’ of failing

Authorities in Mississippi urged residents to evacuate in the northern part of the state on Tuesday after heavy rains spawned a flash-flood emergency and caused a dam to be at “imminent” risk of failing. 

Winter weather hits Seattle as Northwest storm brings ‘treacherous’ travel impacts, power outages

Thousands of residents across the Pacific Northwest were without power on Monday after a storm system brought heavy snow to the region, part of an active stretch of weather over the next couple of days.

‘Sneaker wave’ danger in Pacific Northwest highlighted in recent West Coast tragedies

The remote and rugged coastline of the Pacific Northwest has a hidden danger that may sweep you into the ocean.

Philippines volcano bring threat of ‘volcanic tsunami’ after eruption near Manila halts flights, thousands flee

Authorities in the Philippines have warned that a “volcanic tsunami” may be possible after a small volcano near the country’s capital erupted on Sunday, shutting down the main international airport and causing tends of thousands to evacuate. 

Man survives weeks in remote Alaska wilderness after cabin burns down, writes ‘SOS’ in snow

A man in Alaska managed to survive more than three weeks in the wilderness after his remote cabin burned down until he was rescued last week by state troopers who spotted an “SOS” signal stamped in the snow. 

Police officer, firefighter in Texas among 11 dead after storm brings severe weather, icy conditions

Two first responders in Texas are among the 11 dead after a storm system spawned severe weather across southern parts of the U.S. while blanketing northern regions with a dangerous icy mix.