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Moments after the avalanche.

1 dead, 1 injured after an avalanche at a ski resort in New Mexico

The avalanche happened near Kachina Peak, Taos Ski Valley resort's highest peak, according to a statement from the resort.
Clouds associated with a major winter storm that is bringing wintry precipitation and chilly temperatures to the US South is seen in an image from NOAA's GOES-East satellite on February 11, 2014.

The government shutdown is putting the US further behind in a weather-forecasting race with Europe

The US government shutdown hasn't impacted your weather forecast, NOAA officials say. But it might hurt experts' ability to improve storm forecasting.

Last year was Singapore’s eighth-warmest year – and December had the hottest day in the nation’s history

Singapore's 10 warmest years all occurred within the past 25 years, with past decade being the warmest on record, the Meteorological Service said.
Snow in Columbia, Missouri.

Winter storm Gia is battering the Midwest with snow and ice. Here’s what it looks like for people on the ground.

Winter storm Gia is moving across the Midwest, causing fatal crashes, flight delays, and power outages.

Stunning photos show the Arizona desert covered in snow on New Year’s Day

The US Southwest is experiencing an unusual amount of snowfall. On New Year's Day, the saguaro cactus and red desert rocks were covered in snow.
A map from the National Weather Service that illustrates the expected precipitation across the United States on Friday.

A massive storm is set to hit the East Coast later this week, and it could snarl Christmas travel

The storm will likely delay flights and highway flooding, and may lead to some neighborhoods losing power.
A Hot Shot crew cuts a line among homes at the Thomas Fire on December 16, 2017 in Montecito, California.

The record-breaking year of deadly fires in California was stoked by distinctly devilish winds — here’s how they work

The Santa Ana winds don't start out hot, but as they travel down mountains they gather strength and heat, arriving on the coast ready to fuel flames.

People recovering from the California wildfires are now scrambling to get ready for rain and potential mudslides

Rain is expected in the forecast this week, and with that the threat of flash floods, mudslides and/or debris flows in areas burned by the fires.
Mulled wine is a popular winter warmer.

The climate you live in could affect how much booze you drink, according to a new study

People who live in places with colder weather and fewer sunlight hours are more likely to drink more alcohol, researchers found.
Oymyakon in Russia is famous for its low temperatures.

10 of the coldest places on Earth

In these places, living in temperatures below freezing is a common occurrence. Here are 10 of the chilliest places on Earth.