Stories tagged: weather
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 7:55 p.m.
Already winter-weary parts of the Midwest and East Coast are dealing with a mounting number of weather-related headaches, from highway pileups to frozen pipes and a rash of car thefts. …
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 29, 2017, 8:58 p.m.
Freezing rain is creating a messy commute Friday morning as a Pacific storm system rolls through the region.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 10:37 p.m.
Snow hit Spokane Thursday, but the heaviest accumulations by midday were found in Spokane Valley, the South Hill and it was expanding into downtown. The accumulating snow prompted the City …
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, noon
A winter storm warning is in effect for much of Montana, calling for significant snowfall as 2017 comes to an end.
UPDATED: Thu., Dec. 28, 2017, 9:20 p.m.
Plunging temperatures across half the country on Thursday underscored a stark reality for low-income Americans who rely on heating aid: Their dollars aren’t going to go as far this winter …
Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 1:33 p.m.
Snow and rain are expected through the end of this week and into the weekend as two Pacific storms wash over Washington.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 3:48 p.m.
Freezing temperatures and below-zero wind chills socked much of the northern United States on Wednesday, and the snow-hardened city of Erie, Pennsylvania, dug out from a record snowfall.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
The Spokane region is due for another round of a wet, white shellacking – just in time for New Year’s weekend.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 27, 2017, 12:08 p.m.
Residents are asked to move their cars to the odd side of the street to allow snow plows to pass. More snow is expected later this week, with the best …
Tue., Dec. 26, 2017, 8 a.m.
A powerful storm that left a trail of death and destruction in the Philippines was downgraded to a tropical depression Tuesday and failed to make landfall in Vietnam.
UPDATED: Mon., Dec. 25, 2017, 1:57 p.m.
The good news for many in the Northeast and Midwest is that it’s a white Christmas. The bad news is a blizzard swept into parts of New England and bitter …
Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 3:23 p.m.
If you live in the Northeast or Midwest, you’re not dreaming: It’s probably going to be a white Christmas.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 24, 2017, 7:39 p.m.
The National Weather Service is predicting two to three inches of snow for Spokane and up to six inches in Pullman, Colfax, Lewiston and other southern points. Coeur d’Alene can …
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 10:14 p.m.
Inland Northwest holiday travelers are not likely to run into the kinds of weather that beset the region during the past week.
UPDATED: Wed., Dec. 20, 2017, 10:18 p.m.
Thousands of North Idaho residents were without power Wednesday morning as heavy snow downed power lines.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 19, 2017, 11:14 p.m.
Spokane woke up to about 3 inches of snow, thanks to a temperature that was slightly cooler than expected.
UPDATED: Fri., Dec. 15, 2017, 10:38 p.m.
A brief but intense snowstorm swept across the Spokane region Friday, causing slick roads that led to multiple accidents.
Wed., Dec. 13, 2017, 2:15 p.m.
Expect freezing fog and some snow starting Thursday and going into the weekend.
UPDATED: Tue., Dec. 12, 2017, 5:31 p.m.
Inland Northwest residents woke up to a shiny coat of ice on the roads Tuesday morning, leading to several crashes and slide offs.
Thu., Dec. 7, 2017, 9:51 p.m.
Frigid temperatures behind a cold front combined with moisture off the Gulf of Mexico have yielded a rare snowfall in many parts of South and Southeast Texas.
Wed., Dec. 6, 2017
A long plume of warm, moist airflow from the tropics to the Western U.S. put record-warm temperatures and intermittent rain on the Thanksgiving Day menu in eastern Washington.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017
Crews working their way through town to clear the streets of fallen leaves will hit the historic neighborhood next week, prompting the city’s request for motorists to move off the …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Officials say that flooding was worse than expected on the Skagit River north of Seattle.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10:27 p.m.
The triple threat of warm, rainy and windy weather the Pineapple Express has brought to the Inland Northwest this week may play havoc with your plans to hit the slopes, …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10:34 p.m.
While records will be on the line in Husky Stadium Saturday afternoon, Mother Nature has been breaking a few records of her own, courtesy of the Pineapple Express.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017
Let’s start, for example, simply by asking questions. Our daily discourse is filled with attitude and declarations. We have forgotten the power of listening.
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017, 5 a.m.
The proposal, which has been tabled for this snow season, would have allowed the city to hire crews to clear trouble areas near schools and businesses. Officials also say they …
Fri., Nov. 17, 2017
Spokane Valley could begin imposing fines this snow season for residents who don’t shovel their sidewalks. The City Council passed an ordinance last month requiring residents to clear snow and …
UPDATED: Fri., Nov. 10, 2017, 11:46 a.m.
Visibility of less than a quarter mile has made driving treacherous in some parts of Eastern Washington. The Washington State Patrol reported several crashes in Adams County on Interstate 90 …
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 9, 2017, 9 p.m.
La Nina, the cool flip side to El Nino, has returned, forecasters said Thursday.