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Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 05:38 PM EDT

Alaska Records 95 Straight Days of Hotter Than Usual Temps

Alaska Records 95 Straight Days of Hotter Than Usual Temps

Since homes in Alaska are built to keep the heat in, residents are sweltering. Salmon, an Alaskan specialty, are also dying off in the heat. News4's Amelia Draper reports.

Wednesday, Jul 31, 2019 at 01:56 PM EDT

Weather Alert: Strong Storms Pop Up Wednesday Evening

Weather Alert: Strong Storms Pop Up Wednesday Evening

Scattered storms popped up earlier Wednesday evening in parts of Maryland and Virginia.

Tuesday, Jul 30, 2019 at 10:13 PM EDT

DC Region on Track to Break Summer Temperature Records

DC Region on Track to Break Summer Temperature Records

With plenty of summer still to go, we may soon break a new temperature record. Storm Team4's Amelia Draper explains.

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 06:41 PM EDT

Record-Breaking Heat Wave Strikes Europe

Record-Breaking Heat Wave Strikes Europe

The U.K. hit over 100 degrees Thursday. The latest heat wave is also shattering temperature records across parts of Europe. Storm Team4 Meteorologist Amelia Draper explains how our changing climate is partly to...

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 06:00 PM EDT

Watch Our Chief Meteorologist Race Middle School Students

Watch Our Chief Meteorologist Race Middle School Students

Storm Team4 Meteorologist Doug Kammerer gave Silver Spring swimmers a run for their money.

Thursday, Jul 25, 2019 at 06:02 PM EDT

Europe Melts Under Sahara Heat Wave, Smashes Heat Records

Europe Melts Under Sahara Heat Wave, Smashes Heat Records

Even ice cream, Italian gelato or Popsicles couldn't help this time. Temperature records that had stood for decades or even just hours fell minute by minute Thursday afternoon and Europeans and tourists...

Sunday, Jul 21, 2019 at 11:48 AM EDT

Weather Alert: Stifling Heat to Stick Around Sunday

Weather Alert: Stifling Heat to Stick Around Sunday

Get ready for a weekend of summer sweat: Storm Team4 is in weather alert as dangerously hot temperatures stay through the weekend.

Saturday, Jul 20, 2019 at 07:07 AM EDT

Weather Alert: Heat Index to Top 100° This Weekend

Weather Alert: Heat Index to Top 100° This Weekend

Get ready for three days of intense summer sweat: Storm Team4 is in weather alert as dangerously hot temperatures stay through the weekend.

Friday, Jul 19, 2019 at 06:07 AM EDT

Weather Alert: Sweltering Heat, Afternoon Storms

Weather Alert: Sweltering Heat, Afternoon Storms

Thursday will be hot, humid and stormy, but the hottest, most oppressive heat comes over the weekend.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 09:35 AM EDT

Trees Fall, Power Lines Catch Fire During Storms

Trees Fall, Power Lines Catch Fire During Storms

Quick-moving storms took down trees and power lines in parts of the D.C. area after a scorching day with a heat index above 100 degrees.

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