Weather Articles

In the fall, it seems that almost any warm day is referred to by most people as "Indian summer."

And, while their error is certainly not of the world-shaking variety, they are, for the most part, in error. Here are criteria for an Indian summer:

Our Snow Report for winter 2013 and 2014 quickly provides snowfall, snow depth, and current weather across the U.S.!

According to folklore, you can predict the weather with a persimmon seed. Here's how to do it:

I always kept my eye out for copies of the 1816 edition. When I occasionally find one, in some antiques shop or sent to me by a reader, I immediately turn to the July and August calendar pages to see whether they contain the famous snow forecasts Thomas supposedly made for the summer of...

Back around the turn of the last century, in the days before the National Weather Service, the so-called goose bone method was a famous weather-forecasting technique.

Love to watch the weather? Watch live weather cams across the United States and Canada!

Your arm is about ten times longer than the distance between your eyes. That fact, together with a bit of applied trigonometry, can be used to estimate distances between you and any object of approximately known size.

Here are illustrations on tying knots, including bowline, hitch, and overhand knots.

The following list of supplies kept in your emergency car kit will serve you well if an adverse situation arises in your automobile.

Basic Auto Emergency Kit

Keep these items in a bag in your trunk:

Keep the following first aid supplies in the household to treat unexpected injuries.