Weather Articles

Winter Storm Indra to Spread Snow, Ice From the Midwest to the Northeast

By Brian Donegan
January 22, 2019

Snow and ice may create travel headaches from the Midwest to the Northeast through Thursday.

Winter is Hitting Its Peak, Here are 6 Sights That Prove It

By Brian Donegan
January 22, 2019

Here are the winter sights that most caught our eye in recent days.

January's Bitterly Cold Finish Continues as Another Round of Arctic Air Arrives in Midwest and East Late-Week

By Chris Dolce
January 22, 2019

January's cold finish continues.

Yes, It Really Has Snowed in These Places

By Jonathan Erdman
January 22, 2019

Here's a rundown of some of the weirdest places we've seen snow.

What Do Alaska and Greenland Have to Do With Cold and Snow in the Eastern U.S.?

By Linda Lam
January 22, 2019

This is one pattern to watch for in the eastern U.S. during the winter.

Sierra Nevada Gets Nearly 8 Feet of Snowfall in a Week

By Chris Dolce
January 22, 2019

Two winter storms helped deliver feet of snow to the Sierra.

Deep South Snow Threat This Weekend, Then an East Coast Concern Next Monday

By Jonathan Erdman
January 22, 2019

This more active pattern may lead to interesting results. Here's what we know now.

America's 20 Coldest Major Cities

By Jonathan Erdman
January 21, 2019

Which major cities go to the front of the line for America's coldest?

Arctic Blast Bringing Dangerously Cold Wind Chills to the East on Monday

By Chris Dolce
January 21, 2019

A big change is sweeping in right now.

Winter Storm Harper Slams Sierra, Rockies, Midwest and Northeast Under Feet of Snow (RECAP)

By weather.com meteorologists
January 20, 2019

Winter Storm Harper was a cross-country low pressure system that brought rain or snow to nearly every state in the Lower 48.

Another Cross-Country Snowmaker Expected This Week in the West, Midwest and Northeast

By Brian Donegan
January 20, 2019

This won't be a repeat of Harper, but it could lead to some travel headaches.

Winter Storm Harper Ends Boston's Least Snowy Start to a Season

By Jonathan Erdman
January 20, 2019

Boston may be the biggest snow slacker of the season so far.

Winter Storm Harper: 5 Things to Know

By weather.com meteorologists
January 20, 2019

Breaking down the key points about this latest winter storm.

Late-Winter to Early-Spring Temperature Outlook: Frigid February in East, Midwest as the West Stays Mild

By Brian Donegan
January 18, 2019

February will be a bitterly cold month in the central and eastern United States.

California Storms Trigger Water Rescues, Mudslides, Kill 6

By Pam Wright
January 18, 2019

Here's the latest on the situation in California.

Final in a Series of Storms to Pound California Through Thursday

By Chris Dolce
January 17, 2019

A strong Pacific jet stream has hurled a series of weather systems into California.

What You Need To Do Before It Gets Ridiculously Cold

By Linda Lam
January 17, 2019

It is important to be prepared before dangerously cold conditions develop.

California Storms Trigger Water Rescues, Mudslides: Death Toll Rises to 6

By Drew MacFarlane
January 17, 2019

Here's the latest on the situation in California.

Why Interstate 80 Could Be One of the Most Hazardous Interstates for Winter Travel

By Chris Dolce
January 17, 2019

Covering almost 2,900 miles, it sees some notorious winter weather conditions.

Why Interstate 80 Could Be One of the Most Hazardous Interstates for Winter Travel

By Chris Dolce
January 17, 2019

Covering almost 2,900 miles, it sees some notorious winter weather conditions.

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