Stories tagged: weather
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019, 2:21 p.m.
A major winter storm brought some of the coldest temperatures of the season and covered a large swath of the country in snow.
Sun., Jan. 20, 2019
A lot of people in Spokane have been out of sorts this winter because something in their lives has been missing.
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: Fri., Jan. 18, 2019, 7:53 p.m.
A winter storm started sweeping across the Midwest on Friday, leading to slick roads and runways, as it inched its way toward New England, where it was forecast to dump …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 17, 2019, 2:10 p.m.
Freezing rain has caused multiple school districts on the West Plains to delay the start of the school.
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 13, 2019, 9:30 p.m.
A winter storm that contributed to at least five deaths in the Midwest pummeled the mid-Atlantic region for a second day Sunday, bringing with it an icy mix that knocked …
Fri., Jan. 11, 2019, 11:01 a.m.
Heavy snowfall this week in the Balkans has closed down schools, left some remote villages cut off and disrupted traffic and power supplies in the region, while authorities in Bulgaria …
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 10, 2019, 3:40 p.m.
Heavy snowfall continued Thursday in parts of Austria and southern Germany, with several places cut off and the bad weather expected to persist. Snow was causing problems in other parts …
UPDATED: Wed., Jan. 9, 2019, 3:55 p.m.
Several school districts in North Idaho, including Post Falls and Lakeland, are closed Wednesday as a result of poor road conditions.
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: Fri., Jan. 4, 2019, 9:15 p.m.
The Washington State Department of Transportation reported that a 70-mile stretch of I-90 was closed from North Bend to Ellensburg.
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.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 10, 2018, 10:16 p.m.
A series of winter storms will roll through the Inland Northwest this week bringing a mix of snow and rain, according to the National Weather Service.
Sun., Dec. 9, 2018, 11:22 a.m.
A massive storm brought snow, sleet, and freezing rain across a wide swath of the South on Sunday – causing dangerously icy roads, immobilizing snowfalls and power losses to hundreds …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 30, 2018, 10:38 p.m.
An hourlong band of snow swept across Spokane on Friday starting about 1:30 p.m. Airway Heights saw about an inch stick to the ground, with no accumulation recorded in lower …
UPDATED: Wed., Nov. 28, 2018, 10:12 p.m.
A strong thunderstorm dumped copious amounts of rain in the South Sound, leading to some urban flooding in Tacoma, Washington.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 9:31 p.m.
Thanksgiving travel is expected to be at record high levels with thousands of people taking to the air or road during the holiday.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 7:40 p.m.
Exhausted commuters pointed fingers and demanded answers Friday, a day after a modest snowstorm stranded motorists on slippery roads for hours, paralyzed the public transit network serving New York City …
Tue., Nov. 13, 2018, 3 a.m.
Paul Turner: If you spend cold days griping about Spokane winters, you probably really love this place
Local residents complaining about early signs of winter isn’t just a tiresome form of whining. It’s a love song to Spokane.
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 9, 2018, 10:25 p.m.
For about two hours Friday, Spokane had its first taste of winter. National Weather Service meteorologist Rocco Pelatti said the afternoon snowfall caused a few accidents, including a semitruck that …
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 …
UPDATED: Sat., Nov. 3, 2018, 5:07 p.m.
Friday night’s storm system produced an EF-1 tornado that touched down in Baltimore City and County, producing winds of over 100 mph and knocking down part of an Amazon.com warehouse, …