Jersey Shore braces for Hurricane Arthur’s impact

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Beachgoers at the Jersey Shore are being warned about potentially dangerous rip currents that could be spawned by Hurricane Arthur. The storm also brought periods of heavy rain and gusty winds to some areas as it passed far off ...

Hurricane Arthur weakens to a Category 1 storm

KILL DEVIL HILLS, N.C. (AP) — Hurricane Arthur has weakened to Category 1 storm in the Atlantic after bringing flooding and power outages to North Carolina's Outer Banks overnight. The U.S. National Hurricane Center says Arthur's maximum sustained ...

Storms delaying flights at New York area airports

NEW YORK (AP) — Thunderstorms producing torrential rain, lightning and hail are delaying flights and disrupting Fourth of July holiday travel at the three major New York City area airports. The FAA says storms moving through the area Thursday ...

Meteorologist Says Rainfall for July 4, Beautiful Weather Rest of Weekend

Meteorologist John Cifelli says Hurricane Arthur will bring rainfall most of the day July 4, but it is expected to clear up and the rest of the holiday weekend will be beautiful.

Arthur expected to churn New Jersey’s surf

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Hurricane Arthur is expected to pass well off the New Jersey coast. But the storm is expected to churn the surf, keeping lifeguards on edge throughout the July Fourth holiday weekend. Utility crews on Thursday are busy ...

Storms bring lightning to Pennsylvania, New Jersey

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Storms moving through southeastern Pennsylvania and southern New Jersey have brought lightning as well as rain. National Weather Service meteorologist Jared Klein says there were "thousands of lightning strikes" during Wednesday ...

New Jersey officials track Arthur

EWING, N.J. (AP) — New Jersey is under a severe thunderstorm watch until 9 p.m. State emergency management officials are also keeping track of Tropical Storm Arthur moves north from Florida. Officials say wind and tides may be of concern on July ...

Arthur poses rip current risk in New Jersey

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Sticky summer heat and a rip current risk from Tropical Storm Arthur are ushering in the Fourth of July holiday along the New Jersey shore. The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory from noon until 8 p.m. ...

Sandy-damaged racing boat gets her sea legs back

PERTH AMBOY, N.J. (AP) — A racing sailboat that was nearly destroyed during Superstorm Sandy has returned to the water in style. The Sinn Fein was among about 30 boats stowed at the Raritan Yacht Club in Perth Amboy when the storm hit. It was the ...

Storms delaying flights to New York area airports

NEW YORK (AP) — Summer thunderstorms are delaying flights into the three major New York City area airports. The Port Authority says storms moving through the area Wednesday are holding up some flights headed for Newark and Kennedy airports by ...