Weather

Code Blue
KYW Newsradio
Rachel Kurland
January 09, 2019 - 5:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The City of Philadelphia has issued a Code Blue in effect due to the chilly forecast anticipated through the weekend. It is against City ordinance to leave pets outside during a Code Blue without proper shelter; owners can face fines up to $500. Please call @...
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Jeremy Kappell
WHEC via CNN
January 09, 2019 - 10:06 am
By Amir Vera, CNN (CNN) -- A television station in Rochester, New York, fired a meteorologist Sunday after he used a racial slur on air. During WHEC-TV's Friday evening broadcast, Jeremy Kappell said "Martin Luther Coon Park," when referring to a downtown Rochester park named after slain civil...
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Brian Melley/AP Photo
January 04, 2019 - 9:41 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — People relied on the most popular mobile weather app to track forecasts that determined whether they chose jeans over shorts and packed a parka or umbrella, but its owners used it to track their every step and profit off that information, Los Angeles prosecutors said Friday. The...
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Millions could face blizzard conditions or flooding by this weekend
Monica Garrett/CNN
December 27, 2018 - 1:25 pm
By Holly Yan, CNN (CNN) -- If you live somewhere between North Dakota, Texas and Virginia, get ready for a nasty storm system that's spreading across the United States. "This storm system was always comprised of two threats -- one for blizzard conditions and another for severe weather," CNN...
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Winter solstice
Ben Woodgates/CNN
December 21, 2018 - 11:33 am
By Katia Hetter, Forrest Brown and Autumn Spanne (CNN) — For six months now, the days have grown shorter and the nights have grown longer in the Northern Hemisphere — but that's about to reverse itself. Winter solstice, the shortest day of 2018 , is Friday, December 21. The solstice this year will...
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AP Photo/Jacquelyn Martin
December 12, 2018 - 6:43 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — The head of the government agency that monitors climate change says that in nearly two years he has never discussed the issue with President Donald Trump. Acting National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration chief Adm. Timothy Gallaudet said in a press conference at a scientific...
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(Ted Schurter/The State Journal-Register via AP)
December 02, 2018 - 8:33 pm
TAYLORVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Residents in central Illinois on Sunday assessed damage after rare December tornadoes that ripped roofs off homes, downed power lines and injured at least 20 people the day before. The severe weather in Illinois was part of a line of thunderstorms that raked areas of the...
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Organizers prepare for the 99th annual Philadelphia Thanksgiving Day Parade.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
John McDevitt
November 21, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Final preparations are underway for Philadelphia's 99th annual Thanksgiving Day Parade along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. More than 4,000 marchers will parade throughout the city Thursday, and with many parade participants coming from warmer climates — including...
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PennDOT preparation
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
Dan Wing
November 15, 2018 - 8:20 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Delaware Valley is gearing up for it's first snow storm of the season. A winter weather advisory is in effect in the Philadelphia area Thursday from 1 a.m. to 3 p.m. According to CBS 3, snow will start around 10 or 11 a.m., and we can expect sleet and freezing...
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Fall in Philadelphia
Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
November 07, 2018 - 2:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The fall season officially started more than a month ago, and we're just beginning to see some fall foliage take form. But why did it appear so late? Arborist Paul Meyer said fall colors in Philadelphia typically start to turn around Oct. 25, "but this year, it's been...
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