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February 27, 2017

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Parts of Reno get just over 10 inches of snow overnight
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
Commuters in Reno are encountering icy and snow-covered roads after a winter storm moving through the area dumped just over 10 inches of snow in ...
Mount Charleston avalanche leads to road closures
Sunday, February 19, 2017
A large avalanche on Mount Charleston last night prompted road closures ...
Photo: In this view looking north, floodwater crosses ove
Flood fears renewed as another storm aims for California
Sunday, February 19, 2017
Residents returning to homes damaged by flooding should be prepared to evacuate again as yet another powerful Pacific storm takes aim at Northern California, officials warned Sunday ...
More snow on the way to Mount Charleston this weekend
More snow on the way to Mount Charleston this weekend
Friday, February 17, 2017
If making a trek up Mount Charleston is on the to-do list this weekend, plan to pack the snow gear and some patience. A fresh blanket of snow is expected to fall on the mountain Saturday, according to ...
Northeast in sights of another winter blast of snow, winds
Sunday, February 12, 2017
Another winter blast of snow and strong winds moved into the Northeast on Sunday to the delight of some and the consternation of others, just days after the biggest storm of the season dumped up to 19 inches of snow in the region ...
Weekend warning issued for avalanches on Mount Charleston
Weekend warning issued for avalanches on Mount Charleston
Friday, January 27, 2017
Las Vegas-area residents are being advised to skip weekend trips to nearby Mount Charleston for snowball fights and sledding. Authorities say an avalanche warning will continue while ...
Wind, rain causing problems throughout the valley, continuing through Monday afternoon
Wind, rain causing problems throughout the valley, continuing through Monday afternoon
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Rainstorms across the valley have caused several issues and are expected to continue through Monday morning. According to the National Weather Service of Southern Nevada, most parts of the valley have seen only 0.1 to 0.25 inches of rain, but parts in the northwest have gotten nearly half an inch. A wind advisory is in effect until 4 p.m. Monday ...
Photo: Stormwater runoff flows into a culvert by the Hard
Firefighters rescue 3 homeless people swept away by floodwater from manhole
Sunday, January 22, 2017
Firefighters rescued three people from a manhole after they were swept away by rushing floodwaters in the central valley this morning ...
Photo: A woman holds a child Sunday, Jan. 22, 2017, while
'The windows exploded': Storm death toll at 20 in the South
Sunday, January 22, 2017
A severe storm system that spun off apparent tornadoes and left scattered destruction around the Southeast has claimed at least 18 lives on a two-day sweep across the region, authorities said …
Tornado rips through parts of south Mississippi, killing 4
Saturday, January 21, 2017
Mayor Johnny DuPress has signed an emergency declaration for Hattiesburg. Significant injuries and structural damage was reported.
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Rain expected to pick up for rush hour, return Sunday
Friday, January 20, 2017
Showers dousing the Las Vegas Valley today are expected to stick around through tonight and return Sunday, according to the National Weather Service. A stronger storm system was expected to ...
Rain expected in Las Vegas starting tonight
Wednesday, January 18, 2017
An extended winter storm warning has been issued for the Spring Mountains as three storms are bearing down on the Las Vegas Valley ...
Central US Ice storm falls short of dire forecasts
Sunday, January 15, 2017
Sleet and drizzle glazed swaths of the central U.S. on Sunday, extending icy weather that some meteorologists acknowledged fell short of dire forecasts ...
Photo: A woman walks along the sidewalk on Tropicana Aven
Mount Charleston gets over a foot of snow, as rain drenches valley
Friday, January 13, 2017
Mount Charleston has seen more than a foot of snow, while parts of the valley have gotten nearly a half inch of rain over the last 24 hours, according to the National Weather Service. The weather station on ...
Las Vegas gets remnants of storm that walloped Northern Nevada
Monday, January 9, 2017
The Las Vegas Valley caught the tail end of a storm this morning that caused massive flooding in Northern Nevada, according to the National Weather Service. Trace amounts of rain fell ...