Dark blue: It's going to take a foot or more of snow to close schools. Green: Any snow's going to shut things down.
January 31, 2014 Crunching some data, a Reddit user has come up with a map that sure seems to confirm what many have been saying: It doesn't doesn't take much, if any, snow to close schools in much of the South. But up North? A foot or more is going to have to fall before the kids get to stay home.
Emergency crews work at the scene of a massive pileup Thursday involving more than 40 vehicles, many of them semitrailers, along Interstate 94.
January 24, 2014 More than 20 others were injured in the massive accident along a snowy stretch of Interstate 94 about 60 miles east of Chicago.
The artist stands above one of his creations.
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December 22, 2013 The artist Simon Beck creates outsize and beautiful patterns in the snow by walking many miles on snowshoes.
Palestinians build a snowman in the West Bank city of Ramallah on Friday.
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December 13, 2013 The storm dubbed Alexa has blown tents down in Syrian refugee camps and flooded parts of the Gaza Strip. It has also given Jerusalem its heaviest snowfall in 50 years, and Cairo its first snow in decades.
Snow and ice will hit a broad area from Texas to the Ohio Valley on Friday and Saturday, the National Weather Service says. This composite satellite image was taken at 6:15 a.m. ET Friday.
December 6, 2013 "A major icing event is forecast through Friday across portions of the southern Great Plains toward the Lower Ohio Valley," the National Weather Service says. Some are saying an ice storm Friday and Saturday will be the nation's worst since 2009.
Just what Denver news anchor Kyle Clark doesn't want to see.
November 27, 2013 Denver news anchor Kyle Clark has made a funny plea to viewers that they stop sending his station pictures of their decks every time it snows. "Is that really the best we can do?" he asks.
February 9, 2013 Here's some of the stories and images that exhibit the fun side of the latest winter blizzard.
For a "Cooking With Snow" class taught through Knowledge Commons DC, instructor Willie Shubert made baobing, a shaved ice dessert from China.
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February 9, 2013 If your front yard is buried under drifts, treat yourself to some snow cuisine. It's like making lemons out of lemonade — just steer clear of any lemon-colored snow outside, please. Sugar on snow and snow cream are two sweet places to start.
Battling the wind in Boston on Friday, as the storm moved in.
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February 8, 2013 Millions of people live in the path of this weekend's blizzard. We expect that along with the hassles there will be some fun, some great stories and many cool photos and videos.
Don Buckley took his dog Gracie for a walk during the snowstorm this morning in Akron, N.Y.
April 23, 2012 After a very mild winter with little snow, parts of the mid-Atlantic will get a reminder of old man winter today. Several inches of wet, heavy snow are expected to fall in higher elevations. Elsewhere, much-needed rain is drenching the region.
Bags of a deicing product were being stacked outside a hardware store in Seattle on Tuesday, as folks prepared for today's bad weather.
January 18, 2012 Though forecasters have scaled back from earlier ominous predictions, it's still going to be a mess in much of western Washington State today.
January 13, 2012 Producers Ian and Eva tell you what's on "Wait, Wait...Don't Tell Me!" this weekend.
January 12, 2012 It's hard to fathom from afar just how rough the weather has been in parts of Alaska for the past month or so. It's winter, sure. But things have been particularly brutal. And there seems to be no end in sight.
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Could the Golden Gate Bridge get a frosting this weekend?
February 25, 2011 With three days to go, the city needs just another 0.6 inches to break a record that has stood since 1896. Meanwhile, San Francisco may get its first snow since 1976.
Feb. 2, 2011: Cars sit in the northbound lanes of Chicago's Lake Shore Drive.
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February 24, 2011 There's less than an inch to go before the city's record for February snow will be broken, and 3 to 5 inches are expected to fall overnight.
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