Stories tagged: winter weather
UPDATED: Fri., March 15, 2019, 8:58 p.m.
Rain and snowmelt from a massive late-winter storm has pushed streams and rivers out of their banks, pooled in rural fields and on some city streets from Nebraska to Wisconsin, …
Wed., Feb. 20, 2019, 4:43 p.m.
Officials say the more than 1,800 dairy cows that died in a blizzard in southern Washington state earlier this month were a nearly $4 million loss, not including the lost …
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 …
Sun., Feb. 3, 2019
It’s not only the dogs that are hardy. So, too, are the people in Alaska’s interior who endure long, dark and shockingly cold winters. In January 1934, the air temperature …
UPDATED: Tue., Jan. 29, 2019, 6:39 p.m.
Winter’s sharpest bite in years moved past painful into life-threatening territory Tuesday, prompting officials throughout the Midwest to take extraordinary measures to protect the homeless and other vulnerable people from …
Sat., Jan. 19, 2019, 1:34 p.m.
People throughout parts of the Midwest woke Saturday to a heavy and steady snowfall that forced the cancellation of hundreds of airline flights and made driving dangerous.
Tue., Jan. 8, 2019, 3:44 p.m.
Deadly winter weather blasted Europe for yet another day Tuesday, trapping hundreds of people in Alpine regions, whipping up high winds that caused flight cancellations and increasing the risks of …
Sat., Jan. 5, 2019, 10:17 a.m.
Heavy snow caused travel chaos in parts of Germany and Austria as authorities closed roads and train routes because of avalanche danger and airports reported weather-related cancellations Saturday.
Fri., Nov. 23, 2018, 8:20 p.m.
Authorities have closed Interstate 90 near Snoqualmie Pass because of vehicles spinouts in snowy conditions.
Fri., Nov. 16, 2018, 7:58 a.m.
The surprisingly powerful winter storm that swept across Pennsylvania brought some surprising sights with it, including a camel stranded along a snowy roadway.
UPDATED: Thu., Nov. 15, 2018, 9:02 p.m.
The first snowstorm of the season to hit the New York City area brought several inches of snow, slowing Thursday’s evening commute to a crawl, after contributing to at least …
Fri., March 2, 2018, 11:19 a.m.
Ranchers in parts of Montana hit by a relentless winter are struggling to keep to their cattle alive as snow is hindering access to feed.
Tue., Feb. 27, 2018, 4:37 p.m.
Montana’s governor declared a state of emergency Tuesday on three Indian reservations due to extreme cold, heavy snow and blizzard conditions this winter.
UPDATED: Mon., Feb. 12, 2018, 1:47 p.m.
A winter storm that moved across the Upper Midwest over the weekend ended Sunday after delivering a ninth consecutive day of snowfall in Chicago, and snow and freezing rain in …
UPDATED: Fri., Jan. 12, 2018, 11:40 a.m.
A wintry blast coated parts of Kentucky and Tennessee with sleet and ice on Friday, forcing schools to close as the region braced for a second punch with snow. Deeper …
UPDATED: Sun., Jan. 7, 2018, 12:37 p.m.
The bitter cold that followed a massive East Coast snowstorm should begin to lessen as temperatures inch up and climb past freezing next week, weather forecasters said.
UPDATED: Thu., Jan. 4, 2018, 7:25 p.m.
A massive winter storm roared into the East Coast on Thursday, threatening to dump as much as 18 inches of snow from the Carolinas to Maine and unleashing hurricane-force winds …
Wed., Jan. 3, 2018, 6:48 p.m.
The rain that saturated the region this past weekend also caused numerous rock slides and widespread road damage throughout Whitman County.
UPDATED: Sun., Dec. 17, 2017, 8:27 p.m.
This weekend’s flurry of snowstorms contributed to several hundred crashes and even more headaches as Inland Northwest residents navigated the often treacherous roads. Luckily for them, respite is on the …
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 16, 2017, 10:24 p.m.
Friday’s wintery weather broke the daily record for daily maximum snowfall, according to National Weather Service of Spokane.
UPDATED: Sat., Dec. 9, 2017, 3:42 p.m.
An unusually heavy December snowfall across much of the Deep South tapered off Saturday, icy road conditions were still a threat and thousands remained without electricity throughout the region.
Wed., Jan. 11, 2017
The one good thing about Snowmageddon is that it’s perfect soup and stew weather.
Sat., Jan. 7, 2017, 9:27 p.m.
Snow and sleet made for treacherous roads in Oregon on Saturday, with the state police warning that they couldn’t keep up with all the crashes.
Wed., Nov. 19, 2014, 7:16 a.m.
BUFFALO, N.Y. — A ferocious storm dumped massive piles of snow on parts of upstate New York, trapping residents in their homes and stranding motorists on roadways, as temperatures in …
Sat., Oct. 18, 2014, 4:47 a.m.
KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) — A rescue helicopter spotted nine more bodies Saturday on a trekking trail in northern Nepal, bringing the death toll to 38 from this week’s series of …
Tue., Dec. 3, 2013, 1:13 p.m.
TWISP, Wash. — The North Cascades Highway has closed for the winter.
Sat., Nov. 30, 2013, 4:08 p.m.
Travelers be warned: The National Weather Service predicts a strong storm system will bring heavy mountain snow to Eastern Washington and the Idaho Panhandle early this week, along with frigid …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2013, 2:25 p.m.
New Englanders began the back-breaking job of digging out from as much as 3 feet of wet, heavy snow today and emergency crews used snowmobiles to reach shivering motorists stranded …
UPDATED: Sat., Feb. 9, 2013, 5:55 a.m.
BOSTON (AP) — A behemoth storm packing hurricane-force wind gusts and blizzard conditions swept through the Northeast on Saturday, dumping more than 2 feet of snow on New England and …
Fri., Feb. 8, 2013, 2:10 p.m.
WASHINGTON (AP) — You can call it a snowstorm of historic proportions. You can call it the return of New England’s blizzard of 1978. You can call it simply dangerous. …