Winter weather

A commuter crosses Millennium Bridge in London as heavy snow falls over the capital Monday Feb. 2018. Freezing temperatures and heavy snow is predicted to settle over much of Britain, and expected to effect Europe into the week ahead. (Victoria Jones/PA via AP)
February 26, 2018 - 6:51 am
ROME (AP) — The Latest on cold weather and snow across Europe (all times local): 12:50 p.m. Snow and high winds are hitting parts of Britain, leading to train cancellations and warnings of delays on the road and in the air in the coming days. The intense winter weather has been dubbed "The Beast...
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A man stands in front of the ancient Colosseum blanketed by the snow in Rome, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
February 26, 2018 - 5:04 am
ROME (AP) — Romans woke up to a rare snowfall Monday, after an Arctic storm passing over much of Europe dumped enough snow to force schools to close and public transport to reduce services. Italy's civil protection agency decided to deploy the army to clear streets in the capital after the snowfall...
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A man stands in front of the ancient Colosseum blanketed by the snow in Rome, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018. (AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino)
February 26, 2018 - 4:59 am
ROME (AP) — Romans have awoken to a rare snowfall, after an Arctic storm passing over much of Europe dumped enough snow to force schools to close and public transport to reduce services. Italy's civil protection agency has decided to send in the army to clear streets in the capital after the...
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FILE- In this Feb. 12, 2018 file photo, course crew are shrouded in snow as they slip slide to the finish after the women's giant slalom was postponed due to high winds at the 2018 Winter Olympics at the Yongpyong Alpine Center, Pyeongchang, South Korea. The forecast for the next Winter Olympics: Cold with a 100 percent chance of fake snow. The freezing temperatures and windblown ski slopes that served up a lasting story line in Pyeongchang did not alter the fact that between 90 and 98 percent of the snow used for skiing and snowboarding was man-made. (AP Photo/Christophe Ena, File)
February 25, 2018 - 2:15 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The forecast for the next Winter Olympics: cold with a 100 percent chance of fake snow. In other words, a lot like the Olympics which wrap up Sunday in South Korea. Though freezing temperatures and windy conditions punctuated the action in Pyeongchang, between 90 and...
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February 22, 2018 - 2:31 pm
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — Oklahoma City, meet the Great Lakes. A weather event known as lake effect snow that's common in the upper Midwest and northeastern U.S., made a rare appearance at Oklahoma City's Lake Hefner on Wednesday. Meteorologist Ryan Barnes with the National Weather Service in Norman...
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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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