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Brutal Cold Tuesday Morning Before Improvements Arrive

Arctic air from Canada is grasping much of the central and western U.S. early this week after a brutally cold weekend in the High Plains. We have one more day of bone-chilling cold, with the potential for wind chill values to sink to as low as -30 to -50 degrees, which is dangerous to any…

30 Jan 2023, 6:45 pm

Winter Storm Warnings Issued Outside of LA, San Diego

The mountains of California are experiencing another helping of snow in the final days of January, capping off a record stretch of wet weather between the months of December 2022 and January 2023. Winter weather alerts are in effect northeast of Los Angeles, as well as east of San Diego, CA as we head into…

30 Jan 2023, 6:40 pm

Gulf States: Heavy Rain & Storms This Week

GULF STATES - Another round of rainfall will be moving back into our Gulf Coast states Wednesday through Friday this week. For some areas of Texas, we are watching for a re-freeze of this late-week rain on Thursday morning as temperatures fall, but for most of us in the Gulf, a cold rain should be…

30 Jan 2023, 6:40 pm

Significant Icing Event for the Plains and Mid-Mississippi Valley

Ice, Freezing Rain, or Sleet? Cold air is making its way south through the Lower 48 early this week; where freezing temperatures meet Gulf of Mexico moisture, a significant and prolonged icing is underway. Mild and muggy air from the Gulf of Mexico is riding up and over cold, dense air along a boundary from…

30 Jan 2023, 6:00 pm

Light Snow from the Midwest to the Northeast Today

Additional waves of energy will be coming out of the Great Lakes through Monday, bringing light precipitation chances through the northeast. Winter alerts have been issued from Central New York back into the Midwest for light snowfall this morning. While we see light snow around the Midwest Monday morning, the heaviest of the snowfall will be…

30 Jan 2023, 1:20 pm

Atmospheric Rivers Eradicate All of California's Extreme Drought Conditions

From December 26, 2022 to January 17, 2023 9 individual atmospheric rivers (ARs) impacted California and the western U.S. with tremendous amounts of rain and snow. These ARs have worked to increase California's snowpack and water resources of 80% of a full seasonal snowpack. According to NIDIS, "Statewide, precipitation over these 3 weeks was 11.2…

30 Jan 2023, 10:00 am

Heavy Snow Ending for N. Rockies

NORTHERN ROCKIES - Heavy snow started falling Friday and kept falling Saturday, producing totals of more than two feet! Winter weather alerts continue into Monday morning for parts of Idaho and Wyoming and into the afternoon for northern Colorado. Gusty winds could create blowing snow and reduce visibility on roads. Use extra caution if you'll…

29 Jan 2023, 8:30 pm

Snow Ends Sunday for Plains & Great Lakes

We are into the heart of the winter months where brutal cold and snow take over the High Plains. Another system coming out of the Rockies dropped more than a foot of snow in Burton, Nebraska Saturday, but much lower snow totals out of Iowa. Now this snow is on the move, through the upper…

28 Jan 2023, 8:29 pm

Billion Dollar Disasters: Learning from the Past, Preparing for the Future

We saw 18 billion dollar disasters in 2022, including 3 hurricane events (Ian, Nicole and Fiona) causing over $165 Billion dollars in damage. At WeatherNation, we are part of NOAA's Weather Ready Nation and want to help you prepare, before the next storm. This week we are taking a look back at the 2022 Weather…

27 Jan 2023, 9:00 am