Winter weather

FILE - In this April 15, 2002, file photo, members of the U.S. Army's High Altitude Rescue Team from Fort Wainwright Army Base near Fairbanks, Alaska, unload supplies from the team's CH-47 Chinook helicopters for the National Park Service's 7,000-foot level Mount McKinley base camp on the Kahiltna Glacier near Talkeetna, Alaska. The National Park Service is considering new rules for the disposal of human waste generated by climbers on North America's tallest mountain, Denali. (AP Photo/Al Grillo, File)
February 28, 2018 - 2:40 am
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Climbers on North America's tallest mountain may have to start packing out more of their poop after a researcher determined a glacier in which much of it has been dumped over the past decade probably is not decomposing the human waste. Michael Loso, a glacier geologist,...
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Pedestrians cross Whitehall as snow falls in London, Tuesday, Feb. 27, 2018. Heavy snow in parts of Britain is causing disruption to road, rail and air travel and has led to hundreds of schools being closed across the country.(AP Photo/Alastair Grant)
February 27, 2018 - 10:57 am
WARSAW, Poland (AP) — An extreme Siberian cold snap sweeping across Europe is claiming lives in Poland and Romania, but also dusted the ancient ruins of Pompeii with snow Tuesday and prompted Amsterdam authorities to prepare the city's iconic canals for ice-skaters. The Red Cross said its emergency...
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Stationary traffic stands on the M20 near Ashford, Kent, southeast England following overnight snowfall which has caused disruption across Britain. Tuesday Feb. 27, 2018. Roads across Britain have already seen a good covering snow, with police forces reporting treacherous driving conditions and blocked routes. (Gareth Fuller/PA via AP)
February 27, 2018 - 8:57 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on frigid weather in Europe (all times local): 2:55 p.m. Heavy snow in parts of Britain is causing disruptions to road, rail and air travel and has forced hundreds of schools across the country to close. Snow and ice warnings were in place Tuesday in eastern Britain. Met...
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A snow plough clears the street from snow in Luebeck, northern Germany, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. Snow and freezing sub-zero temperatures have a grasp on some parts of Germany as meteorologists reported a new cold record of minus 27 degrees Celsius (minus 16.6 Fahrenheit) for this winter on Zugspitze mountain in the Alps. (Jens Buettner/dpa via AP)
February 27, 2018 - 8:14 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on frigid weather in Europe (all times local): 2:30 p.m. Blizzards are battering Romania and leaving scores of roads blocked by snowdrifts. At least three deaths have been reported. Officials closed dozens of roads in south and east Romania on Tuesday after heavy snowfall...
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Buffalo, N.Y. (WBEN) - All of Western New York is under a Winter Weather Advisory, through 7pm this evening due to accumulating snow and mixed precipitation. Read detailed advisories below and check radar. Check any CLOSINGS/CANCELLATIONS HERE WINTER WEATHER ADVISORY REMAINS IN EFFECT UNTIL 7 PM...
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December 09, 2017 - 5:23 am
BUFFALO, N.Y. (WBEN) - An intense but narrow band of lake effect snow pounded the immediate Buffalo southtowns Sunday and left more than a foot in its path. The band of snow centered over Orchard Park and New Era Field for most of Sunday afternoon and drifted northward and extended eastward into...
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Frank Gehrke, right, chief of the California Cooperative Snow Surveys Program for the Department of Water Resources, checks the weight of the snowpack on a scale held by Armando Quintero, chairman of the California Water Commission during the third manual snow survey of the season at Phillips Station, Wednesday, March 1, 2017, near Echo Summit, Calif. The survey showed the snowpack at 179 percent of normal for this location at this time of year.The state's electronic snow monitors say the Sierra Nevada snowpack is at 185 percent of normal. (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli)
March 01, 2017 - 5:02 pm
PHILLIPS STATION, Calif. (AP) — The Sierra Nevada snowpack is close to setting records notched more than three decades ago — a welcome sight after five years of punishing drought in California, surveyors said Wednesday. A series of storms that doused the state in the first two months of the year...
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