Featured on

KWCH12-logo-160x35
Weather for

Latest Forecast

Current Conditions
RIGHT NOW
TODAY
HIGH
TONIGHT
LOW
TOMORROW
HIGH
Humidity
Wind Speed
Precipitation
Kansas Almanac
Storm Chaser Radar
Kansas Traffic Radar
Kansas Interactive Radar
Always on Storm Team 12
Today's Weather
Kansas Tower Cams
Downtown Wichita
Grainfield
KWCH Studio
HUTCHINSON FAIR
Hays
Dodge City
Salina

National Weather Stories

Magnitude 6.9 quake hits Alaskan islands

Yunaska Island

"USA Alaska location map" by Alexrk2 - Own work. Licensed under CC BY 3.0 via Wikimedia Commons

A magnitude 6.9 earthquake struck near Alaska's Aleutian Islands late Sunday night, the U.S. Geological Survey said.

The quake occurred 58 miles (94 kilometers) east-southeast of Yunaska Island, in the Fox Islands -- which are in the middle of the Al...

Powerful earthquake possible in Bay Area

Golden Gate Bridge

iStock/canbalci

There's a big earthquake coming.

Tuesday's magnitude-4.0 earthquake in the San Francisco Bay Area caused relatively little damage, but it gave a glimpse of the potential geological threats the region could face.

Scientists believe there's strong eviden...

Wildfire scorches northern California

Lake Berryessa wildfire

Justin Sullivan/Getty Images

A northern California wildfire continued to rage Friday, threatening homes and torching 6,900 acres in Napa and Sonoma Counties, authorities said.

The two-day-old fire roared so fiercely that satellite imagery captured its fiery footprint near Lake Be...

Super Doppler Radar

Advertisement