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Sunday, Sep 10, 2017 at 05:32 AM CDT

Harvey Rain Caused Houston to Sink: Geophysicist

Harvey Rain Caused Houston to Sink: Geophysicist

A California geophysicist says the sheer weight of the torrential rains brought by Harvey has caused Houston to sink by 2 centimeters.

Thursday, Sep 7, 2017 at 05:23 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Air Pressure in Hurricane's Eye

Weather Quiz: Air Pressure in Hurricane's Eye

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: What action does the air pressure take in the eye of a hurricane?

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 at 09:46 PM CDT

Why Irma's Impact on Miami Could Be Especially Damaging

Why Irma's Impact on Miami Could Be Especially Damaging

Hurricane Irma is currently projected to make landfall near Miami this weekend, and NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell explains how the storm's path could mean especially damaging results for South Florida.

Wednesday, Sep 6, 2017 at 05:05 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Category 5 Hurricanes

Weather Quiz: Category 5 Hurricanes

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: How many Category 5 hurricanes have hit the United States?

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 09:36 PM CDT

What Will Push Hurricane Irma North Toward Florida?

What Will Push Hurricane Irma North Toward Florida?

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell takes a look at the projected path for Hurricane Irma and explains why the storm will take a northward turn.

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 04:43 PM CDT

Hurricane Irma on Track to Impact Caribbean Islands

Hurricane Irma on Track to Impact Caribbean Islands

NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist David Finfrock updates the forecast for Hurricane Irma, which is now a Category 5 storm approaching the northeast Caribbean.

Tuesday, Sep 5, 2017 at 06:37 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Super Typhoon

Weather Quiz: Super Typhoon

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: Is there such a thing as a super typhoon?

Thursday, Aug 31, 2017 at 05:12 PM CDT

Weather Quiz: Peak Hurricane Season

Weather Quiz: Peak Hurricane Season

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell asks: When is the peak of the Atlantic hurricane season?

Wednesday, Aug 30, 2017 at 07:35 PM CDT

Did Harvey Make Two or Three Landfalls on the Gulf Coast?

Did Harvey Make Two or Three Landfalls on the Gulf Coast?

Harvey is now moving away as a tropical depression after spending several days over Texas. Did the storm make landfall twice or three times? NBC 5 Chief Meteorologist David Finfrock takes a look.

Tuesday, Aug 29, 2017 at 09:37 PM CDT

Why Hurricane Harvey Stalled for Days Over Texas

Why Hurricane Harvey Stalled for Days Over Texas

NBC 5 Meteorologist Rick Mitchell explains what caused Hurricane Harvey to stall over south-central Texas and dump a record-setting amount of rain.

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