Stories tagged: winter 2008-2009
Tue., March 17, 2009, 7:30 a.m.
Spokane’s winter now third snowiest
The hail-like snow that fell in Spokane on Monday pushed the season total to 89.4 inches, making the winter of 2008-2009 the third snowiest since record-keeping began in 1881.
Mon., March 16, 2009, 8:24 a.m.
Power restored from Sunday wind storm
Electrical power was restored across the region by Monday morning after a fast-moving wind storm raked across the Spokane region Sunday evening. A wind gust of 66 mph was measured …
Fri., March 13, 2009, 7:30 a.m.
Arctic cold exiting; rain or snow Saturday
Arctic cold has started to loosen its hold on the Inland Northwest this morning, and forecasters said a change is due starting tonight.
Thu., March 12, 2009, 11:30 a.m.
Record low set for second consecutive day
A new record low was set in Spokane this morning for the second day in a row as an arctic cold wave held its grip on the region this morning. …
Thu., March 12, 2009, midnight
Lower stream flow forecast, despite snow
Mountains in the Inland Northwest have enough snow to keep most of the region’s rivers flowing at 80 percent to 90 percent of normal, according to a water supply outlook …
Wed., March 11, 2009, 7:24 a.m.
March freeze, 2 degrees
A low of 2 degrees this morning at Spokane International Airport set a new daily record for the city, and temperatures elsewhere across the region at daybreak were as cold …
Wed., March 11, 2009, midnight
More record cold likely today
Arctic air flowing south Tuesday sent temperatures plummeting into record territory even before the morning sun cleared the horizon. A record low of 5 degrees at Spokane International Airport was …