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Sunday, Jun 25, 2017 at 08:11 AM EDT

How Weather Affects Virginia Wine

How Weather Affects Virginia Wine

Storm Team4 meteorologist Lauryn Ricketts went to Breaux Vineyards to learn why Virginia's climate is so good for making wine.

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 02:48 PM EDT

News4's Tom Kierein Retires After 34 Years

News4's Tom Kierein Retires After 34 Years

Tom Kierein, a meteorologist who has forecast weather in the Washington metropolitan area for over 30 years, retired from News4 Wednesday. The NBC Washington team hosted a series of send-offs to commemorate his...

Wednesday, Jun 21, 2017 at 11:15 PM EDT

Gulf Coast Braces for Tropical Storm Cindy

Gulf Coast Braces for Tropical Storm Cindy

From the Florida Panhandle to eastern Texas, residents and government officials along the northern Gulf Coast kept an eye on slow-moving Tropical Storm Cindy, which the National Weather Service said posed a...

Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 04:13 PM EDT

Dos and Don'ts in Extreme Heat

Dos and Don'ts in Extreme Heat

When the temperatures begin to rise, it's important to know what you should and shouldn't do to keep you and your loved ones safe. Here are some tips.

Tuesday, Jun 20, 2017 at 08:02 PM EDT

Tornado Hit Silver Spring During Monday's Severe Storms

Tornado Hit Silver Spring During Monday's Severe Storms

Severe thunderstorms barreled through the region Monday afternoon, damaging homes and knocking down trees and wires.

Friday, Jun 16, 2017 at 03:48 PM EDT

Heavy Rain, Localized Flooding Possible Friday Evening

Heavy Rain, Localized Flooding Possible Friday Evening

The D.C. area is expecting heavy rain and localized flooding Friday afternoon, said Storm Team4 Chief Meteorologist Doug Kammerer.

Tuesday, Jun 13, 2017 at 04:19 PM EDT

Heat Bakes DC Again Tuesday After Record-High Tie

Heat Bakes DC Again Tuesday After Record-High Tie

We're almost through our last day of near-record heat in the D.C. area before increasing clouds and rain chances bring temps down closer to average. Tuesday, just like Monday, has been a "3H" day: hazy, hot and...

Monday, Jun 12, 2017 at 08:12 PM EDT

Tracking the Heat: DC Roasts in 90s

Tracking the Heat: DC Roasts in 90s

Storm Team4's Lauryn Ricketts was at National Harbor Monday talking about how to beat the heat.

Monday, Jun 12, 2017 at 10:47 PM EDT

Expect Another Scorcher After Record-High Tie

Expect Another Scorcher After Record-High Tie

The mercury hit 95 degrees in D.C. Monday afternoon as the region sweltered, tying a record high at Reagan National Airport set back in 2002.

Friday, Jun 9, 2017 at 05:45 PM EDT

Here Comes the Heat: Temps Are About to Climb Into the 90s

Here Comes the Heat: Temps Are About to Climb Into the 90s

After a cooler Friday and Saturday, the heat is expected to roll in Sunday, with afternoon highs in the mid 90s and heat indexes nearing 100 degrees.

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