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Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 at 07:30 PM EDT

Why Our Spring Might Be Cold

Why Our Spring Might Be Cold

El Nino is making our spring a little chilly

Tuesday, Apr 15, 2014 at 07:31 PM EDT

First Alert Weather Center

First Alert Weather Center

Brad Field shows off NBC Connecticut's First Alert weather system

Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 11:43 AM EDT

Spring Forecast

Spring Forecast

After a cold and snowy winter, many here in Connecticut are hoping for an early and mild spring. The atmosphere, however, may have other ideas.

Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 11:25 AM EDT

What to Do During a Tornado Warning

What to Do During a Tornado Warning

What should you do when you are in a tornado warning?

Friday, Apr 11, 2014 at 03:06 PM EDT

Lightning Can Be Fascinating, but Deadly

Lightning Can Be Fascinating, but Deadly

According to the National Weather Service, there have been 17 lightning-related deaths in the state of Connecticut since 1959.

Wednesday, Apr 9, 2014 at 11:45 AM EDT
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By Ari Mason

Heavy Rains Caused March Flooding

Heavy rains caused flooding around the state on Sunday, March 30. See Full Gallery

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Rain, Sleet and Snow Cause Problems on Roads

Rain, Sleet and Snow Cause Problems on Roads

A mix of rain, sleet and snow is causing a problem on the roads and residents are bracing for even more on what is traditionally one of the busiest travel days of the year.

Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into River Off Route 8 in Beacon Falls

Tractor-Trailer Crashes Into River Off Route 8 in Beacon Falls

The right lane of Route 8 southbound is closed between exits 24 and 25 in Beacon Falls after a tractor-trailer slid off the road and into the Naugatuck River, according to state police.

Oil Tanker Flips Over in Ellington

Oil Tanker Flips Over in Ellington

An oil truck rolled over and landed on its side Wednesday afternoon near the fire station at 316 Sandy Beach Road in the Crystal Lake section of Ellington.

Driver Breaks Into Business, Hides in Basement After Crash: Cops

Driver Breaks Into Business, Hides in Basement After Crash: Cops

Police have arrested the driver who ran from a rollover crash in Simsbury on Wednesday morning, then broke into a business and hid in the basement.

Fire Damages Home on Prospect Avenue in Hartford

Fire Damages Home on Prospect Avenue in Hartford

Firefighters responded to a fire in a home at 80 Prospect Avenue in Hartford on Wednesday afternoon.

Truckers Seek Exceptions to New York I-84 Travel Ban

Truckers Seek Exceptions to New York I-84 Travel Ban

Connecticut grocery and fuel distributors and truckers are asking for New York's governor to relax Interstate 84 travel restrictions over the Connecticut border in New York to allow the transport of food,...