Winter weather

Wind blows an Olympic flag at the women's slalom at Yongpyong alpine center at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
February 14, 2018 - 1:55 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:55 p.m. Officials are asking spectators to evacuate the Olympic Park in the coastal city of Gangneung and take shelter indoors because of strong winds. An announcement in Korean and English advises fans to...
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Laura Benz (21), goalie Florence Schelling (41) and Livia Altmann (22), of Switzerland, celebrate after the preliminary round of the women's hockey game Sweden at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. Switzerland won 2-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
February 14, 2018 - 1:25 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3:20 p.m. The winds are so strong at the Pyeongchang Olympics that officials are closing the media work tent outside the Kwandong Hockey Center ahead of a game between Japan and Korea. An official asked...
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Laura Benz (21), goalie Florence Schelling (41) and Livia Altmann (22), of Switzerland, celebrate after the preliminary round of the women's hockey game Sweden at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. Switzerland won 2-1. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
February 14, 2018 - 1:12 am
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 3 p.m. Switzerland has edged Sweden 2-1 to take the top spot in Group B of women's hockey at the Pyeongchang Olympics. The win ensures Switzerland, the 2014 bronze medalist, will face either Finland or the...
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Sui Wenjing and Han Cong of China perform in the pair figure skating short program in the Gangneung Ice Arena at the 2018 Winter Olympics in Gangneung, South Korea, Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
February 13, 2018 - 11:58 pm
PYEONGCHANG, South Korea (AP) — The Latest on the Pyeongchang Olympics (all times local): 1:55 p.m. The Chinese pair of Sui Wenjing and Han Cong led Russian skaters Evgenia Tarasova and Vladimir Morozov by less than a point after the short program in the Pyeongchang Olympics. Sui and Han scored a...
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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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