Stories tagged: weather
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 18, 2019, 4:02 p.m.
Two neighbors fighting over where to pile snow put one man in the hospital and another in jail.
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: Fri., Feb. 15, 2019, 9:39 p.m.
California turned to cleanup and damage assessment Friday as a powerful storm that drenched the state brought flood dangers to Arizona, and other parts of the West dealt with impacts …
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 7:11 p.m.
Waves of heavy rain pounded California on Thursday, washing away a mountain highway, triggering a mudslide that destroyed homes, and forcing residents to flee communities scorched by wildfires last year.
Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 9:45 a.m.
Washington State University in Pullman and University of Idaho in Moscow delayed classes Thursday morning as melting snow turned to ice overnight.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 7:14 a.m.
Shoveling snow from sidewalks can be a tough job, but for Spokane County plow drivers, removing it from the roads presents even greater challenges.
UPDATED: Thu., Feb. 14, 2019, 2:13 p.m.
Here’s what you should know about snow gates, the plowing tool that lowers berms in front of driveways
The city of Spokane, Spokane County and Coeur d’Alene have all outfitted some of their snow removal equipment with the hydraulic devices that are intended to prevent berms in front …
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: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 9:10 p.m.
Rain, snow and flooding continued to cause problems in parts of Washington and Oregon, with several major roadways closed following more than a week of severe winter weather.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 3:53 p.m.
With more snow arriving overnight, Spokane Public Schools announced it will start 2-hours late on Wednesday.
UPDATED: Wed., Feb. 13, 2019, 8:43 a.m.
While two days of record snowfall in Spokane meant headaches for many of Spokane’s residents, it also meant the first snow day for its littlest occupants. In fact, every school …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 11:27 p.m.
Spokane, Coeur d’Alene, Central Valley and Mead are among the school districts that declared snow days on Tuesday.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 5 a.m.
Although Spokane Valley’s roads may be cleared of snow faster this winter as the city speeds up plowing operations, it could mean more snow on the sidewalks.
Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 4:30 a.m.
All sorts of questions come to mind when you’re shoveling snow.
Mon., Feb. 11, 2019, 5:53 p.m.
Washington’s Wolf Advisory Group was scheduled to meet Tuesday and Wednesday in Olympia.
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 12, 2019, 6:14 a.m.
With temperatures expected to rise over the next couple days, the snow that falls likely will be wetter and heavier than the light, fluffy powder we’ve seen so far.
Sat., Feb. 9, 2019, 12:19 p.m.
A winter storm that blanketed Washington state with snow and forced the cancellation of about 200 flights moved south into Oregon as meteorologists warned Saturday that yet more was on …
UPDATED: Fri., Feb. 8, 2019, 9:36 p.m.
The National Weather Service has revised its weekend forecast for Spokane, lowering the amount of expected snow.
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 …
Wed., Feb. 6, 2019
San Francisco, Las Vegas and other cities are getting dusted with unusual snow as winter weather sweeps through the American West. Places like Montana where the cold is more common …
UPDATED: Tue., Feb. 5, 2019, 7:18 a.m.
An inch of snow was measured at the National Weather Service’s Spokane office on the West Plains at about 6 a.m.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 4, 2019, 5:21 p.m.
Winter weather pounded a swath of the U.S. West on Monday, closing schools, delaying flights and turning streets into sledding hills in coastal cities like Seattle that rarely get much …
Sat., Feb. 2, 2019, 5 a.m.
Spokane County residents will soon see fewer snow berms in their driveways with the addition of two snow gates to the county’s fleet of graders.
Fri., Feb. 1, 2019, 9:40 p.m.
The dangerous cold and heavy snow that hobbled the northern U.S. this week has retreated, but not before exacting a human toll. The system left in its wake more than …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 25, 2019, 9:14 p.m.
An arctic wave has wrapped parts of the Midwest in numbing cold, sending temperatures plunging and prompting officials to close schools in several states on Friday, but forecasters say the …
Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:03 p.m.
Scientists say 2018 was the fourth hottest year on record on Earth.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 24, 2019, 10:29 p.m.
An arctic wave has wrapped the Upper Midwest in numbing cold. But the worst may be yet to come.
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 …