Stories tagged: Blizzard
Mon., March 13, 2017, 8:04 p.m.
Staring down the barrel of nor’easter, region preps for snow
Sandwiched between days that felt like spring last week and the official start of spring next week, a “life-threatening” nor’easter is poised to bring a reminder that winter isn’t over …
Sun., March 12, 2017, 12:26 p.m.
Northeast blizzard could dump 18 inches of snow on New York
The Northeast is bracing for winter’s last hurrah – a blizzard expected to sweep the New York region starting Monday with possibly the season’s biggest snowstorm dumping up to 18 …
Thu., Jan. 5, 2017, 4:24 p.m.
California braces for ‘once-in-10-year’ storm amid fears of flooding, avalanches, blizzards
Sierra travelers trapped by back-to-back storms that dropped more than 2 feet of snow have a brief window to pass, before the arrival of a weather system Saturday so wet …
Mon., Dec. 26, 2016, 8:24 a.m.
Winter storm weakens but travel still hazardous in places
Travel conditions remained hazardous as a winter storm swept across much of the northern Great Plains Monday, with blowing and drifting snow creating near-zero visibility on some roads.
Mon., Feb. 8, 2016, 11:56 a.m.
Winter storm threatens Cape Cod with up to 18 inches of snow
The second winter storm in four days to hit the Northeast centered on New England on Monday, bringing howling winds and coastal flooding and threatening Cape Cod and southeastern Massachusetts …
Thu., Feb. 4, 2016
100 years ago in Seattle: Churches collapse from weight of snow
From our archives, 100 years ago Spokane escaped the worst of the record Northwest blizzard, but Seattle was still taking the brunt.
Thu., Jan. 28, 2016, 8:59 p.m.
Blizzard fourth worst among NE snowstorms
Last weekend’s blizzard was the fourth most powerful snowstorm to hit the Northeast in at least 66 years, the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration announced Thursday.
UPDATED: Sat., Jan. 23, 2016, 5:27 p.m.
Blizzard cripples East Coast, kills at least 18
A blizzard with hurricane-force winds brought much of the East Coast to a standstill Saturday, dumping as much as 3 feet of snow, stranding tens of thousands of travelers and …
Sun., Nov. 28, 2010
Blizzard can occur without snowstorm
When we think of a blizzard, we usually picture a landscape buried in snow, with howling winds, whiteout conditions, and frigid temperatures. We certainly got a taste of that last …
Tue., Nov. 23, 2010, 11:11 a.m.
Wider Northwest region feels sting of wintry storm
A vicious storm struck the Pacific Northwest and other western states at the start of the holiday travel season, dumping heavy snow on roads, knocking out power to tens of …
Tue., Nov. 23, 2010, 7:51 a.m.
Whiteout winds close Inland NW roads, schools
Whiteout conditions prevailed across a broad swath of the Inland Northwest this morning as a major arctic blast and snow storm threatened to bring the region to a standstill.
Tue., Nov. 23, 2010
Headed for a deep freeze
Inland Northwest residents will be digging out this morning from the first major winter storm of the season – one that brought blizzard conditions in a blast of arctic air. …
Mon., Nov. 22, 2010, 5:03 p.m.
City holds off on declaring snow emergency
Despite the declaration of a blizzard warning, city officials said they are waiting for additional information before declaring a snow emergency.
Mon., Nov. 22, 2010, 1:20 p.m.
Blizzard warning issued for Spokane region
A blizzard warning has been issued for the Spokane region. The National Weather Service originally predicted severe winter weather would hit the region starting at 7 p.m. and continuing until …