make WWAY your homepage  Become a fan on facebook  Follow us on twitter  Receive RSS Newsfeeds  MEMBERS: Register | Login

Weather

NPR science host Flatow visits WHQR

READ MORE:
video The host of the radio show "Science Friday" is in Wilmington to make appearances for WHQR. NPR science correspondent Ira Flatow has a weekly call-in radio program that connects listeners with scientists. Full story...
»

Medical examiner: 24 dead in Oklahoma twister

READ MORE:
The state medical examiner's office has revised the death toll from a tornado in an Oklahoma City suburb to 24 people, including seven children. Full story...
»

Search for survivors begins in OKC suburb after massive tornado hits

READ MORE:
A mix of volunteers and first responders are combing through debris in an Oklahoma City suburb looking for survivors. Full story...
»

With Hurricane Season approaching, NWS could face furloughs

READ MORE:
videoThe federal sequester has already caused flight delays and canceled the 4th of July fireworks at Camp Lejeune. Now it could affect public safety close to home. Wilmington's National Weather Service office is waiting to find out if it will have to furlough forecasters. Full story...
»

Lawsuit filed against NY owner of ship that sank

READ MORE:
The mother of a woman who died during the sinking of a ship during Superstorm Sandy has filed a lawsuit against the owner of the vessel. Full story...
»

Western half of NC told to be wary of flood threat

READ MORE:
Residents in parts of western North Carolina are either dealing with the aftereffects of heavy rains last weekend or being told to keep their eye on rising waters resulting from the downpours. Full story...
»

NC State researchers predict active hurricane season for 2013

READ MORE:
2013 should see 13 to 17 named storms forming in the Atlantic basin, which includes the entire Atlantic Ocean, the Gulf of Mexico and the Caribbean Sea, according to researchers at NC State University. Full story...
»

Sandy retired from tropical storm name list

READ MORE:
Sandy is being retired from the list of tropical storm names because of the catastrophic damage its massive size and strength caused along the East Coast last year. Full story...
»

Spring temperatures hit in time for Azalea Festival

READ MORE:
videoSpringtime temperatures have arrived just in time for Azalea Festival. Full story...
»

Sandy criticism prompts change in storm warnings

READ MORE:
videoThe National Hurricane Center is changing the way it issues hurricane and tropical storm watches and warnings after being criticized over its handling of Superstorm Sandy. Full story...
»

NWS looking for volunteer weather reporters

READ MORE:
videoNorth Carolina is no stranger to tropical systems that carry the risk of heavy rain and flooding. The National Weather Service says without the help of volunteers, these events could be even more dangerous. Full story...
»

Severe Weather Awareness Week: Are you prepared?

Spring-time brings warmth, flowers, and frees us from the grip of winter - but it often brings tornadoes, severe thunderstorms, and flash floods too.

BUCKLEY'S BLOG: Winter won't let up; Cold spell looming

Don't let those azaleas blooming around parts of town fool ya, winter is still here and it will make a rude appearance for the first few days of March this weekend.

USCG: Closest Navy ship to Bounty 260 miles away

READ MORE:
A Coast Guard official says the nearest Navy ship to the HMS Bounty during Hurricane Sandy was about 260 nautical miles away. Full story...
»

BUCKLEY'S BLOG: It's only a matter of time

Winter's made a valient stand here in the month of February, but soon enough - it will meet its match.