Storm Stories: The Next Chapter

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Storm Stories: The Next Chapter
Narrated byJim Cantore
Country of originUnited States
Original languageEnglish
No. of seasons2
No. of episodes15
Running time30 minutes
Production companiesTowers Productions
The Weather Channel
DistributorCineflix Rights (International, 2019 – present)[1]
Original networkThe Weather Channel
Picture formatHDTV 1080i
Audio formatStereo
Original releaseAugust 18, 2019 (2019-08-18) – present
Preceded byStorm Stories

Storm Stories: The Next Chapter is an American non-fiction documentary television series that airs on The Weather Channel. It is hosted and narrated by meteorologist and storm tracker Jim Cantore. The series is a continuation of its popular predecessor, Storm Stories, and follows a similar format, focused on the stories of survivors of major weather events. Events covered in the series include tornado outbreaks, tropical systems, blizzards, dust storms, extreme flooding, a mudslide, and an avalanche. There have been two seasons thus far.

Program history

On May 21, 2019, The Weather Channel announced a revival of Storm Stories, to be called The Next Chapter. The series debuted on August 18, 2019.[2] The first season, which was comprised of eight episodes, ended on October 6, 2019. The second season, comprising another eight episodes, began on September 27, 2020, and ended on November 15, 2020. It is currently unknown if a third season will be released.

Episode list

Season 1

Number Episode Title
1 Twin Twisters (aired August 18, 2019)
2 The Music Plays On (aired August 25, 2019)
3 Deadliest Mudslide (aired August 29, 2019)
4 Harvey Hammers Houston (aired September 8, 2019)
5 Texas Flash Flood (aired September 15, 2019)
6 Tunnel Creek Avalanche (aired September 22, 2019)
7 Arkansas Flash Flood (aired September 29, 2019)
8 The Great Nebraska Floods of 2019 (aired October 6, 2019)

Season 2

Number Episode Title
9 Tale of Two Mothers (or Arkansas Tornado) (aired September 27, 2020)
10 Hurricane Irma & Easter Tornado (aired September 27, 2020)
12 Oklahoma Outbreak & Ferocious Wildfires (aired October 11, 2020)
11 Trapped in a Tree & Memorial Day Destruction (aired October 18, 2020)
13 Texas Miracle & Christmas Tragedy (aired October 25, 2020)
14 Louisiana Flooding and Leap Day Tornado (aired November 1, 2020)
15 Mountain Flood & Georgia Twister (aired November 8, 2020)
16 Nashville Tornado & Arizona Haboob (aired November 15, 2020)


Since the premiere of the series, it has brought in nearly 16 million views during its run on The Weather Channel. It performed 40% above the average audience for the network's original longform programming and was the channel's number one new series in 2019.[3]

See also

External links


  1. "Storm Stories: The Next Chapter". Cineflix. Retrieved January 1, 2022.
  2. "The Weather Channel's Fan Favorite STORM STORIES Returns this Summer" (Press release). The Weather Channel. May 21, 2019. Retrieved January 1, 2022.
  3. "CINEFLIX RIGHTS ACQUIRES STORM STORIES: THE NEXT CHAPTER". Towers Productions. November 2019. Retrieved July 20, 2022.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: url-status (link)