Weather Stories

John Silva
November 20, 2018 - 4:50 pm
(Hartford, Conn./WTIC) - Governor Dannel Malloy is requesting federal assistance in wake of severe storms that caused millions in damage back in September. Malloy has submitted the request to FEMA. This, after storms on September 25 and 26 lashed cities and towns in Middlesex and New London...
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November 14, 2018 - 9:34 pm
Hartford, Conn. - New England is expecting snow for the first time this season, as the Connecticut Department of Transportation is preparing roads statewide for the inclement weather with pretreatment. Pretreatment is commonly used by the DOT to prevent packing or binding of snow on the road...
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October 30, 2018 - 1:11 pm
Current Weather Conditions | Traffic Map *If blank, no school closings have been reported. **PLEASE NOTE, THE SYSTEM IS PURGED AT 9PM EACH NIGHT– IF THERE IS AN UPDATE FOR THE FOLLOWING DAY, PLEASE CALL AFTER 9PM THE PREVIOUS DAY.** Time and Date below are for the time the FIRST entry was input...
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Bill Pearse
October 29, 2018 - 10:42 pm
(STONINGTON,Conn./WTIC Radio) - The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-0 tornado touched down in Stonington. The twister has winds of between 65-85 miles per hour.The storm took down trees. Damage was also reported in North Stonington. It was the ninth tornado confirmed in Connecticut...
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A body is removed after being discovered during the search of a housing structure in the aftermath of hurricane Michael in Mexico Beach, Fla., Friday, Oct. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
October 12, 2018 - 10:12 pm
MEXICO BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Search-and-rescue teams found at least one body in Mexico Beach, the ground-zero town nearly obliterated by Hurricane Michael, an official said Friday as the scale of the storm's fury became ever clearer. The death toll across the South stood at 14 including the victim...
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In this image made from video and provided by SevereStudios.com, damage from Hurricane Michael is seen in Mexico Beach, Fla. on Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018. Search-and-rescue teams fanned out across the Florida Panhandle to reach trapped people in Michael's wake Thursday as daylight yielded scenes of rows upon rows of houses smashed to pieces by the third-most powerful hurricane on record to hit the continental U.S. (SevereStudios.com via AP)
October 12, 2018 - 10:02 am
Stamford-based relief organization Americares has a team on the ground in the storm zone, in the wake of Hurricane Michael. However, that team is dealing with access issues, according to Director of Emergency Response Brian Scheel.
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A storm chaser climbs into his vehicle during the eye of Hurricane Michael to retrieve equipment after a hotel canopy collapsed in Panama City Beach, Fla., Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)
October 10, 2018 - 5:15 pm
PANAMA CITY, Fla. (AP) — Supercharged by abnormally warm waters in the Gulf of Mexico, Hurricane Michael slammed into the Florida Panhandle with terrifying winds of 155 mph Wednesday, splintering homes and submerging neighborhoods. It was the most powerful hurricane to hit the continental U.S. in...
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Xavier McKenzie puts a twenty pound bag of ice into his family's car in Panama City, Fla., as Hurricane Michael approaches on Tuesday, Oct.9, 2018. He and his family do not live in a storm surge area, and instead prepared for losing power for days. (Joshua Boucher/News Herald via AP)
October 09, 2018 - 5:38 pm
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A fast and furious Hurricane Michael sped toward the Florida Panhandle on Tuesday with 120 mph winds and a potential storm surge of 13 feet, giving tens of thousands of people precious little time to get out or board up. Drawing energy from the warm waters of the Gulf of...
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