Stories tagged: national weather service
UPDATED: Wed., March 6, 2019, 10:37 p.m.
Predicted overnight snow will likely lead to an icy and perhaps snowy Thursday morning commute, a reminder that winter isn’t over.
UPDATED: Tue., March 5, 2019, 9:10 a.m.
If February 2019 will go down in the record books in Spokane as one of the wettest, snowiest months in history, then March will surely follow as one of the …
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 27, 2019, 10:29 p.m.
A small flurry of snow, strong winds and below freezing temperatures led to multiple school closures Wednesday morning in the Inland Northwest.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 26, 2019, 6:05 p.m.
This month Spokane is likely to have the second-most days with snow in February and second-most total snow in February, forecasters say.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 25, 2019, 6:59 a.m.
Colder-than-average temperatures and snow are expected to continue into this week as a new weather system moves up the Washington and Oregon border.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:04 p.m.
The National Weather Service issued a Winter Weather Advisory on Tuesday predicting that at least one inch of fresh snow will fall on Spokane through Wednesday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 12:15 p.m.
Up to 4 inches of snow expected in Spokane by Wednesday evening; even more in Pullman, Coeur d’Alene
The National Weather Service said Spokane will get 3 to 4 inches of snow between 10 a.m. Tuesday and 4 p.m. Wednesday, while Coeur d’Alene will get 4 to 6 …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 16, 2019, 1:07 p.m.
A brief spurt of heavy snow hit Spokane around noon on Saturday and left about 1/2 inch of snow. More could fall after dark.
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 8:54 p.m.
While there is a chance to see some more flurries Saturday, forecasters don’t expect it to bring the mass amounts we saw earlier this week.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:24 p.m.
Spokane will see an inch or less of new snow through early Friday morning, but temperatures are expected to dip back into the teens early next week, according to the …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 10, 2019, 9:51 p.m.
The region could see up to a foot of snow in some areas as colder-than-average temperatures, icy conditions and snowstorms continue throughout the rest of the week.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 7, 2019, 10:07 p.m.
Temperatures are expected to remain well below freezing moving into the weekend, with up to 5 or 6 inches of snow, all mixed with heavy wind gusts that could make …
UPDATED: Sun., Feb. 3, 2019, 9:13 p.m.
Wondering how cold it’s going to get this winter? This week might reveal the answer. The National Weather Service is warning of ice and freezing temperatures in the Spokane area, …
Wed., Jan. 30, 2019, 12:20 p.m.
The coldest air in at least 25 years is pouring into the Midwest on Wednesday, promising to topple records and prompting officials to warn of “life-threatening” temperatures.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 23, 2019, 10:45 a.m.
Several area schools delayed the start of classes Wednesday as a storm brought several inches of snow.
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 6:26 p.m.
The National Weather Service is predicting more snow to fall in northern Spokane County and north Idaho as the region’s first notable storm of the new year settles into the …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 22, 2019, 3:52 p.m.
Snow and freezing rain has prompted officials to close the largest school districts in Nebraska and Iowa ahead of a winter storm that’s threatening the Midwest with several inches of …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 21, 2019, 12:29 p.m.
Bitter cold and gusty winds swept across the eastern U.S. Monday with falling temperatures replacing the weekend’s falling snow.
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 10:46 p.m.
Patience is wearing thin at the National Weather Service office in Spokane as its 25 employees remain unpaid and their jobs continue to be restricted by the longest federal government …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 9:57 p.m.
Light snow followed by freezing rain coated Spokane before nightfall Tuesday, and slick road conditions caused numerous crashes.
Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 2:20 p.m.
There are less-obvious ways in which the shutdown does affect the Weather Service – even its operations. Forecasters and managers are not getting paid. Weather models are not being maintained, …
UPDATED: Mon., Jan. 7, 2019, 9:36 p.m.
A snowstorm that pummeled much of northern Spokane County forced several school closures Monday morning.
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 2, 2019, 3:24 p.m.
Thursday morning’s commute in the Inland Northwest could be impacted by slippery roads, according to the National Weather Service.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 31, 2018, 11:21 p.m.
New Year’s Day begins under partly cloudy skies and temperatures hovering around 30 degrees in Spokane, the National Weather Service predicted.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 28, 2018, 7:01 p.m.
A winter storm will bring snow accumulations throughout the Spokane and North Idaho region and is expected to hit just as commuters head home from work Friday afternoon.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 27, 2018, 9:48 p.m.
One of the largest accumulations of snow in this decidedly mild winter arrived Wednesday.
Fri., Dec. 21, 2018, 5 a.m.
Holiday travel numbers expected to hit a record high; snow possible in low-lying areas of Eastern Washington
The trade group AAA estimates a 4.4 percent increase in holiday travel nationwide this year compared to 2017, and weather conditions are expected to be wet and potentially snowy in …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 13, 2018, 4:42 p.m.
On the third day of morning snow, our weather gave to thee: temperatures above freezing, slush on the sidewalks, and a car that drove over a tree.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 11, 2018, 5:24 p.m.
While a small band of snow did sweep over Spokane early Tuesday morning, meteorologists say its just the first leg of a two-pronged attack.
Mon., Nov. 5, 2018, 7:58 p.m.
An unseasonably warm weekend in Spokane is expected to give way to cooler temperatures throughout this week, with a slight chance of rain on Tuesday and Wednesday and some snow …