Weather forecasts

January 26, 2018 - 5:01 pm
Despite a slump in international tourism to the U.S. in the last two years, the U.S. Department of Commerce on Friday released a report forecasting an 18.5 percent growth in international visitation through 2022. A chart from the department's National Travel and Tourism Office forecasts growth...
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December 31, 2017 - 8:12 pm
BEAUFORT, S.C. (AP) — Forecasters say there is a slight chance of freezing rain or drizzle across the coast of South Carolina. The National Weather Service has issued a winter weather advisory from Beaufort to Myrtle Beach and as far inland as Florence for late Sunday into Monday morning...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, file photo, traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Wall Street is forecasting another year of gains in 2018, even as warning signals flash that the end may be nearing for one of the stock market’s greatest runs in history. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
December 26, 2017 - 2:52 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is forecasting another year of gains for stocks in 2018, even as worries rise that the end may be nearing for one of the market's greatest runs in history. The Standard & Poor's 500 index has nearly quadrupled since the dark days of early 2009, and this bull run of...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Oct. 18, 2017, file photo, traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Wall Street is forecasting another year of gains in 2018, even as warning signals flash that the end may be nearing for one of the stock market’s greatest runs in history. (AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
December 21, 2017 - 12:02 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Wall Street is forecasting another year of gains for stocks in 2018, even as worries rise that the end may be nearing for one of the market's greatest runs in history. The Standard & Poor's 500 index has nearly quadrupled since the dark days of early 2009, and this bull run of...
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FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2012 file photo, a snowmobile travels a newly-groomed trail in East Montpelier, Vt. With plenty of fresh snow covering much of northern New England, the 2017 winter snowmobile season is off to a good start. (AP Photo/Toby Talbot, File)
December 17, 2017 - 11:22 am
MONTPELIER, Vt. (AP) — With plenty of fresh snow covering much of northern New England, this winter's snowmobile season is off to a good start. That's good news in an era when scientists predict the warming climate is going to reduce the amount of time people will be able to cross the countryside...
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FILE - In this March 10, 2017 file photo, a woman walks through a winter snow storm in Philadelphia. In a report released Thursday, Oct. 19, U.S. forecasters say chances are good that much of the nation will have a warmer than normal winter. But it likely won't be as toasty as the previous two winters. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke, File)
October 19, 2017 - 2:12 pm
WASHINGTON (AP) — Much of the U.S. should expect another warm winter, but not quite as toasty as the last two years, forecasters said. The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration on Thursday forecast a warmer winter from California through the Midwest to Maine. A colder than normal winter...
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People rest at the George R. Brown Convention Center that has been set up as a shelter for evacuees escaping the floodwaters from Tropical Storm Harvey in Houston on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2017. (AP Photo/LM Otero)
August 29, 2017 - 9:32 pm
HOUSTON (AP) — With its flood defenses strained, the crippled city of Houston anxiously watched dams and levees Tuesday to see if they would hold until the rain stops, and meteorologists offered the first reason for hope — a forecast with less than an inch of rain and even a chance for sunshine...
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FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2010, file photo, Chief hurricane forecaster James Franklin prepares for a live update on Hurricane Earl at the National Hurricane Center in Miami. Franklin, a retiring chief of the hurricane specialist unit at the National Hurricane Center in Miami says further cuts to tropical weather research threaten to undermine recent improvements in hurricane intensity forecasts. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
July 03, 2017 - 9:34 am
MIAMI (AP) — Recent progress in forecasting the intensity of hurricanes — which has lagged behind storm track forecasting — could be undermined by proposed cuts in federal funding for tropical weather research, says the retiring chief of a team of U.S. hurricane specialists. The National Oceanic...
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FILE - In this Sept. 2, 2010, file photo, Chief hurricane forecaster James Franklin prepares for a live update on Hurricane Earl at the National Hurricane Center in Miami. Franklin, a retiring chief of the hurricane specialist unit at the National Hurricane Center in Miami says further cuts to tropical weather research threaten to undermine recent improvements in hurricane intensity forecasts. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky, File)
July 03, 2017 - 3:25 am
MIAMI (AP) — Recent progress in forecasting the intensity of hurricanes — which has lagged behind storm track forecasting — could be undermined by proposed cuts in federal funding for tropical weather research, says the retiring chief of a team of U.S. hurricane specialists. The National Oceanic...
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Actor Robert Pattinson poses for photographers during the photo call for the film Good Time at the 70th international film festival, Cannes, southern France, Thursday, May 25, 2017. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
May 25, 2017 - 10:57 am
CANNES, France (AP) — It's a long way from May in France to February in Los Angeles, but the Cannes Film Festival has often been a breeding ground for Academy Awards campaigns. The Oscars aren't much on the minds of the filmmakers or attendees in Cannes; the festival is its own achievement, with...
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