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  • Almanac
    Warm temperatures and a two-day snowstorm
    Warm temperatures and a two-day snowstorm top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on December 20.1904 - Manistique had nearly 2 feet of wind-blown...
  • Ralph Wilson gets buried
    Scalpers swoop in, claim free tickets to Buffalo Bills game displaced to Detroit
    The peculiar brand loyalty that is sports-team fandom often sets the stage for some bizarre, if not questionable business decisions. It might be quirky promotional items, gifted to attendees of an event, that are effortlessly repurposed as weapons...
  • Car in snow
    How to drive in winter weather
    I know a lot about surviving harsh winter weather. I grew up near a small town in upstate New York. Winter there can be devastating. You are prepared for the worst, which is pretty much always what you get. The locals used to joke about our region...
  • Almanac
    Wind, the heaviest October snowstorm and shipwrecks
    Wind, the heaviest October snowstorm and shipwrecks top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on October 27.1856 - The wood schooner Magnolia, while...
  • Almanac
    Deadly tornadoes, an early season snowstorm and shipwrecks
    Deadly tornadoes, an early season snowstorm and shipwrecks top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on October 24.1882 - An unnamed wood scow,...
  • Almanac
    Record heat, wind damage, and an early season snowstorm
    Record heat, wind damage, and an early season snowstorm top the list of Michigan weather events on this day in history. From the National Weather Service archives here are the events that happened on October 10.1879 - Southwest Lower Michigan is...
  • Snow Alert
    Snow expected to hit New York City on Tuesday
    New Yorkers should prepare for the possibility of snow on Tuesday at noon, the New York City Department of Sanitation stated in a press release on Monday afternoon.A total of 1 to 3 inches of snow is expected throughout the New York City area,...
  • Spring Nor'easter: 'Bomb' of a storm possible in Northeast this week
    Spring Nor'easter: 'Bomb' of a storm possible in Northeast this week
    A spring Nor'easter is the last thing that people in New England want to hear about right now -- but it looks like it's coming. An all-too-familiar weather forecast has many areas of the northeast prepping for what is being called a "...
  • Al Roker blasts New York Mayor
    Al Roker slams New York Mayor via tweets for keeping schools open in snow storm
    Millions of New Yorkers were angry that public schools stayed open today, February 13, 2014 even though a massive snowstorm was at their doors, and they ended up closing early anyway.One New Yorker showed his disdain loud and clear by taking his...
  • Pregnant woman is hit by snowplow, dies
    Pregnant woman hit by snowplow killed; Brooklyn woman's baby delivered
    Sadly, a pregnant woman hit by a snowplow in New York is dead. Min Lin was struck and killed by a man plowing snow from a Brooklyn parking lot Thursday morning. Thankfully, the expecting mom's baby survived and was delivered by emergency...
  • Snow in DC
    Bar and Restaurant Snow Specials in DC!
    The big snowstorm hasn't hit yet but bars and restaurants are already promoting their snow specials! If it gets as bad as they predict, call ahead to make sure they're open. And travel safe!Alba Osteria (425 I St. NW, 202-733-4454)If we...
  • Snow to hit Greater New York area
    Greater New York area expecting more snow
    San Francisco travelers might be looking to escape the wet weather here but if they decide to go to the East Coast, it would be best to pack snow boots, if not shovels.That's because anyone heading to Greater New York is in for a winter storm...
  • Atlanta Snow January 29, 2014
    Georgia government prepares for new snowstorm
    The National Weather Service in Peachtree City today issued a winter storm advisory, watch, and warning for north and much of central Georgia...along and north of a line from Hamilton...to Warner Robins...to Louisville [Georgia].They cover the...
  • Snow in the Suburbs
    Best places for current information during Portland Oregon area snowstorm
    The biggest snowstorm of the year (well, it's only February) hit the Portland/Vancouver area yesterday. Most school districts responded by sending students home and traffic was difficult to put it mildly. But what about today? More snow is...
  • The Aftermath
    Boston weather: Areas north and west escape worst of latest snowstorm
    Metro Boston, north shore and metro west: Locations north and west of Boston escaped the worst from this most recent storm but that certainly cannot be said for those over southeastern Massachusetts. Areas within Norfolk and Plymouth Counties saw...