Tropical storm Nate spent most of Thursday above Central America, where it was blamed for 22 deaths before moving back over water early Friday.
Right on the heels of several devastating hurricanes, forecasters are cautiously urging Alabamians to keep their eye on a tropical depression in the Gulf of Mexico this week.
Tropical Storm Cindy made landfall Wednesday and tragically killed a 10-year-old boy in the coastal town of Fort Morgan.
New video shows how a brave woman escaped her kidnapper by leaping from the trunk of her abductor's moving car at an Alabama gas station.
The nine tornadoes that earlier this week struck the southeastern U.S. have caused mass wreckage - as well as some miraculous survival stories.
Emergency and disaster management briefing for November 2, 2016: Two police officers in Iowa are shot and killed in an ambush-style attack; authorities lock down Monmouth University after a man pulls a gun on two students; a power plant in Alabama issues an alert after detection of a leak; the University of Washington launches a new disaster response effort; the Oklahoma Highway Patrol releases video of a major shootout; a collision between a school bus and a MTA bus in Maryland kills six; and a gas pipeline explosion in Alabama leaves one dead and five others injured.
The NOAA says that February 2016 was the hottest month ever, President Obama declares a major disaster in eastern Texas due to recent floods, and a Russia-bound plane crashes trying to land.