BURLINGTON, Vt. — Burton is bringing back images of Playboy bunnies on its snowboards, seven years after similar depictions sparked a protest outside its headquarters.
Date: 11/26/2015 | Business Wire
Stevens Pass Mountain Resort has purchased a snow maker for use in the base area.
Date: 11/24/2015 | Explore NW
People fired up snowblowers and dug out their shovels Saturday after the first significant snowstorm of the season dumped between a few inches and 20 inches of snow across the Upper Midwest, blanketing a swath from South Dakota to Michigan.The storm created hazardous travel...
Date: 11/21/2015 | Nation & World
Last week's storm with heavy rain, strong wind and snow caused widespread damage to roads and trails throughout Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest, rangers say.U.S. 2 is closed at Skykomish due to erosion under a bridge. That blocks access to some trails, including...
Date: 11/20/2015 | Explore NW
Mount Baker Ski Area will open for the season on Thursday.
Date: 11/18/2015 | Explore NW
The Mount Baker-Snoqualmie National Forest sent out a press release today reminding people to be prepared for severe weather.
Date: 11/17/2015 | Explore NW
Researchers gauging how well satellites can measure rain, snow
Date: 11/12/2015 | Local News
South Dakota was the center of weather extremes Sunday, with a tornado damaging a small town and injuring at least nine people on the eastern side of the state and more than a foot of snow blanketing the Black Hills to the west.
Date: 05/10/2015 | Nation & World
The water wars have begun.
Date: 04/10/2015 | Nation & World
Most signs of California's unrelenting drought are easy to spot, with mountains that should be snow-peaked stained brown and reservoirs already half-empty.But the most alarming feature of the state's water shortage remains hidden, scientists say. California is running low on...
Date: 04/05/2015 | Nation & World
ECHO LAKE, Calif. — California Gov. Jerry Brown ordered officials Wednesday to impose statewide mandatory water restrictions for the first time in history as surveyors found the lowest snow level in the Sierra Nevada snowpack in 65 years of record-keeping.Standing in...
Date: 04/02/2015 | Nation & World
Snow depth measured at zero, but rainfall makes up for it
Date: 03/28/2015 | Local News
BOSTON — Just when flowering bulbs were poking out their heads and snow shovels were getting a well-deserved rest, winter weather has returned. And on the first day of spring no less.
Date: 03/20/2015 | Nation & World
OLYMPIA — After a mild winter with relatively little snowfall, road crews are already getting to work clearing some of Washington’s mountain passes.
Date: 03/15/2015 | Northwest
Lack of snow hasn't drained Snohomish County supply
Date: 03/09/2015 | Local News
PHILADELPHIA — A late winter storm blanketed the Northeast on Thursday after zipping across much of the South, leaving hundreds of drivers and their passengers stranded on highways in Kentucky and thousands without power in West Virginia.By Thursday afternoon, a strong...
Date: 03/05/2015 | Nation & World
The latest in a seemingly unending parade of snowstorms moved over the East Coast on Saturday, dropping a wintry mix as far south as northern Georgia and potentially causing more headaches for snow-weary New England.
Date: 02/21/2015 | Nation & World
BOSTON — A storm brought a new round of wind-whipped snow to New England on Sunday, accompanied by near-whiteout conditions and lightning strikes in coastal areas as people contended with a fourth winter onslaught in less than a month.
Date: 02/15/2015 | Nation & World
Warm weather hurts Stevens Pass, nearby businesses
Date: 02/12/2015 | Local News
BOSTON — Winter-weary New England, which has been battered recently by a series of major snowstorms, braced Sunday for even more, as schools and courts announced closures and drivers were warned to stay off roadways.
Date: 02/09/2015 | Nation & World
SPOKANE — Opposition to studded winter tires is gaining traction in Washington state, transportation officials say.
Date: 02/02/2015 | Northwest
BOSTON — Boston bounced back quickly Wednesday from the Blizzard of 2015, with subways, buses and trains up and running again the morning after the storm buried a swath of New England in 2 to 3 feet of snow.Many businesses reopened, as did Logan Airport, and...
Date: 01/28/2015 | Nation & World
BOSTON — Parts of the Northeast got their first real taste of winter on Saturday as a storm crawling up the coast left a slushy, snowy coating from Pennsylvania to New England, but forecasters are watching a possible second shot of snow that could affect the region early in the work week.
Date: 01/24/2015 | Nation & World
SEATTLE — Forecasters say a storm blowing into Washington on Thursday night and Friday will bring rain to western Washington and snow to the mountains. It also will bring snow or freezing rain to parts of eastern Washington that will persist through the weekend.
Date: 01/15/2015 | Northwest
MOUNT VERNON — A warm, rainy start to winter has the snowpack in Washington at only 50 percent of normal for this time of year.
Date: 01/09/2015 | Northwest
JERUSALEM — The weather forecast in the Holy Land Wednesday was for sandstorms followed by snow.Plus howling winds. Intense thunderstorms. BBs of hail.
Date: 01/07/2015 | Nation & World
MULLAN, Idaho— A northern Idaho snowmobiler who went missing over the weekend has been rescued after he was found trapped in a steep Montana drainage near the state line.
Date: 01/06/2015 | Northwest
ECHO SUMMIT, Calif. — The winter's first survey of the Sierra Nevada snowpack on Tuesday found more snow than last year at this time, but officials said much more is needed to end the California drought.The Department of Water Resources conducted the survey at an...
Date: 01/01/2015 | Nation & World
Past year was one of the wettest and warmest in the county
Date: 12/30/2014 | Local News
SPOKANE — Researchers at Washington State University are working on environmentally friendly ways that use less salt to reduce snow and ice on roads.
Date: 12/28/2014 | Northwest
SEATTLE — The National Weather Service says a weekend storm could dump more than a foot of snow in the Cascades, and as much as 30 inches in some areas.A winter storm watch says the storm is forecast to begin Friday night and continue through Saturday night.
Date: 12/26/2014 | Northwest
SEATTLE — The only Christmas Eve snow in Washington is expected in the mountains.The National Weather Service says 3 to 5 inches will fall in the Cascades Wednesday before tapering off by late afternoon.
Date: 12/24/2014 | Northwest
JACKSON, Miss. — Severe weather slamming the southern U.S. two days before Christmas killed at least four people, flipped cars, knocked out power to thousands and damaged several homes and businesses.In Mississippi, Gov. Phil Bryant declared an emergency for two...
Date: 12/24/2014 | Nation & World
ANCHORAGE, Alaska — A week before Christmas, Alaska's largest city should look like a postcard wonderland, and the last place you'd expect to see equipment making snow."We want Santa to bring snow, soon," Terry Goodwin said as she hit a ski trail in...
Date: 12/20/2014 | Nation & World
SPOKANE — Light snow is forecast Tuesday over most of Eastern Washington, and snow in the Cascades is reaching the highway passes.No significant accumulations are expected, but the National Weather Service says more mountain snow is expected later in the week with...
Date: 12/16/2014 | Northwest
SEATTLE — The recent mild weather systems that blew through Washington have left little snow in the Cascades.The Northwest Avalanche Center in Seattle reports amounts are far below normal. Some totals as of Monday:Six inches at Mount Baker, just 9 percent of normal.
Date: 12/15/2014 | Northwest
CAMARILLO, Calif. — Californians cleaned up Saturday from a major storm that soaked the drought-stricken state before moving east to drop rain on the Southwest.
Date: 12/14/2014 | Nation & World
LOS ANGELES — Heavy downpours took a parting shot Thursday at California, triggering flash floods that temporarily stranded more than three dozen people in their cars in inland Riverside County.Torrents also flooded freeways in Sacramento during the Wednesday evening...
Date: 12/05/2014 | Nation & World
The recent cold snap created a winter wonderland for Western Washington residents over the past few days, captured by Herald photographer Ian Terry.
Date: 12/03/2014 | Local News
EVERETT — Snohomish County saw up to four inches of snow in places late Friday and early Saturday, enough to cause problems for drivers.
Date: 11/29/2014 | Local News