A senior meteorologist stressed that people should heed warnings as darkness can hide a tornado until it is "on top" of them.
Sprite lightning, which occurs under rare conditions about 50 miles up, was photographed from Puerto Rico as Hurricane Nicole passed by.
The newly named subtropical storm could turn into a hurricane as it moves along its projected track.
The "optical atmospheric phenomena" above Jeju City, South Korea, were formed by "plate-shaped ice crystals" that beam light to Earth, an expert told Newsweek.
This strange phenomenon is caused by the refraction of sunlight through ice crystals in the air, similar to a rainbow formation from water droplet refraction.
Volcanologist Matt Watson told Newsweek that increased activity at Mauna Loa does not mean it will erupt, but officials are monitoring it closely.
Parts of the country are currently experiencing severe heat and drought conditions that are also affecting its largest freshwater lake.
Social media is awash with clips showing a blood-red sky seen over the Chinese coastal city of Zhoushan this week.
A meteorologist said that the tornado tearing through the city strengthened very quickly as it "went from 10 to 300 mph in seconds."
The cold-blooded reptiles can't tolerate lower temperatures, which causes their bodies to become rigid and not able to hold onto perches.
China's government has invested well over a billion dollars into weather control technology, the Xinhua news agency reported in 2017.
Doug Hill, who spent 33 years as a meteorologist in the Washington area before retiring in 2017, died on Monday at his home in North Carolina.
The rapidly strengthening storm has been moving around the West Coast since the weekend, causing widespread strong wind and heavy rainfall.
The Santa Pola coastal community in Spain experienced a sharp rise in water levels, potentially caused by air pressure changes.
The block of ice, which reportedly weighs more than 12 pounds, is too big to be a hailstone, according to a local meteorologist.
A colorful arc in a photo of the Martian sky is trending on social media, but is it really a rainbow like we'd see on Earth?
"It was an amazing experience and honestly I did not think about how lucky myself and my parents were until after looking at the video," said Monica Capen.
Similar halos are also sometimes seen around the sun.
The cloud, captured by a camera on a European Space Agency craft, forms above the 12-mile-high Arsia Mons volcano on the Red Planet.
"Mother nature is dealing us a rough hand tonight," the Sacramento Municipal Utility District said Tuesday evening.
The picture shows a fin just outside a fence in a man's backyard, but some people think it may just be a hoax.
Amazed eyewitnesses managed to capture footage of the fireball as it blazed through the Earth's atmosphere.
"La Niña" is a periodic climate pattern characterized by cooling of the sea surface in some parts of the Pacific Ocean.
As of September 9, there have been 17 named storms in the Atlantic Basin.
The two tropical systems that are expected to enter the Gulf next week both formed on Thursday in the Atlantic Basin.
At one point on Tuesday, Genevieve clocked wind speeds of around 130 miles per hour, making it a powerful Category 4 hurricane. It has now weakened to a tropical storm after lashing Baja California.
The National Weather Service is warning of "dangerously hot conditions" in many areas of the western United States over the next few days.
NASA uses a variety of techniques to follow and track tropical cyclones, which helps forecasters at the National Hurricane Center.
A staple of the Chicago local media, Taft was beloved as a weatherman for bringing an upbeat sense of humor to his forecasts.