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Winter Weather and Blizzards

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  • Snowstorm exits; midweek warm-up ahead

    Snowstorm exits; midweek warm-up ahead
    Monday's snowstorm dropped 3 to 6 inches across the area. Officially, at O'Hare International Airport, the snowfall totaled 5.8 inches, bringing the 2014-15 tally to 50.1 inches. Gradual melting of the snow will take place Tuesday, though temperatures...
  • Elgin area deals with more snow than expected

     Elgin area deals with more snow than expected
    The Elgin area dealt with an early spring snowstorm Monday that left more snow on the ground than many thought would be there, slowing a morning commute as snow plows could not keep up with the heavier-than-expected snowfall.. "Can you believe this? I...
  • Snowy start to spring in the Lehigh Valley

    Snowy start to spring in the Lehigh Valley
    The first day of spring had a snowy start in the Lehigh Valley as a snowstorm blanketed the region in white most of the day. Friday's snow began before 9 a.m. and was expected to end around 8 p.m., just as spring officially begins. Friday night's low...
  • 1st day of spring gets cold, hard slap in East, gentle temps in West

    1st day of spring gets cold, hard slap in East, gentle temps in West
    Friday may mark the vernal equinox, but the first day of spring is feeling more like a mean slap from winter with snow, rain and the chills coursing through a large swath of the nation. Half a foot of snow is expected to fall in the Northeast and mid-...
  • Massive snowstorm closes schools in Chicago, some suburbs

    Massive snowstorm closes schools in Chicago, some suburbs
    Hundreds of thousands of schoolchildren across the Chicago area will stay home from school Monday after Sunday's snowstorm dropped more than a foot of snow. Chicago Public Schools on Sunday evening announced its third weather-related closing this year....
  • Snow-beleaguered Boston poised to set all-time record

    As Boston neared its all-time snowfall record, the rest of the country continued dealing with the nastiness of one of the worst winters ever recorded. Boston is likely to make the history charts this week by surpassing its record for snowfall in a...
  • NTSB has plenty of questions to answer in NYC runway slide

    As the National Transportation Safety Board begins its investigation into a Delta jetliner that slid off a runway while landing during a snowstorm at LaGuardia Airport, there is no shortage of questions to pursue: How big a factor was the snow? Was...
  • Good Morning Baltimore: Winter weather, water woes and a move to 70 mph

    Good Morning Baltimore: Winter weather, water woes and a move to 70 mph
    Good Morning, Baltimore: Here's what you need to know for Friday: WEATHER In the wake of yesterday’s late winter snowstorm, for many Marylanders today will be spent digging out cars, sidewalks and driveways. And no need to worry about breaking...
  • Storm left Kentucky interstates packed with stranded motorists

    Storm left Kentucky interstates packed with stranded motorists
    Thousands of stranded motorists endured agonizingly long waits Thursday lasting nearly 24 hours for some as a winter storm walloped Kentucky with up to 2 feet of snow and frustrated travelers dealt with gas tanks and stomachs close to empty. Larry...
  • One last shot from winter?

    One last shot from winter?
    It snowed enough to whiten the pavement 24 days this year. Say it takes you an hour to shovel: That's an entire day of your life hoisting mounds of frozen with a big spoon. Another 6-plus inches fell Thursday. Again, cars skidded on ice. Again,...
  • Snow-heavy system ushering in another freeze

    Snow-heavy system ushering in another freeze
    As a massive, slow-moving system is dropping 6-10 inches of snow across the region Thursday before ushering in more record-setting cold. A winter storm warning remains in effect until 7 p.m., with snow showers expected to continue into the evening....