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.
"2020 is set up to be a dangerous year for fires in the Amazon," NASA scientist Doug Morton said.
On June 20, the Arctic town of Verkhoyansk recorded a temperature of 100.4 F.
Noctilucent" clouds are the highest clouds in the Earth's atmosphere.
According to the latest forecast models, the next wave of dust will reach southeastern Texas, Louisiana and southern Mississippi.
Trade winds regularly blow dust from the Sahara thousands of miles over the Atlantic at this time of year.
Trade winds blow dust from the Sahara westwards over the Atlantic every year.
The dust can pose a health risk, particularly for those with respiratory issues, such as asthma and allergies.
The dust has brought hazy skies and poor air quality to large parts of the Caribbean.
"This is the most significant event in the past 50 years," said environmental health scientist Pablo Méndez Lázaro.
Scientists think these layers of dust in the atmosphere may help to suppress the development of hurricanes.
"Weather may once again be the deciding factor if the SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket will launch on Saturday," Weather Channel meteorologist Jacqui Jeras told Newsweek .
Most electrical activity in vertebrates and invertebrates occurs at extremely low frequencies, but the reasons for this have long remained a mystery.
People online were enamored with the pup lounging in the background.
Six people were injured by a large tornado which struck the city of Jonesboro in Arkansas.
This past winter in the Northern Hemisphere—December to February—was tied for the second-warmest ever.
The measurement cannot be confirmed until it has been verified by experts.
"We have seen a fair amount of damage across the area," said meteorologist Kyle Pallozzi from the National Weather Service.
The National Weather has issued several winter storm warnings and winter weather advisories.
The term "bomb cyclone" was first popularized around a winter storm in January 2018 with many reports referring to storm as such.
Already, the storm's effects are being keenly felt across Montana. The local NBC station reported Saturday morning that power across western Montana has largely been knocked out.
"The views were absolutely stunning," David Peterson, a researcher who was in the cockpit at the time, said.