Winter weather

January 13, 2019 - 1:10 pm
RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — The Latest on the weekend winter storm affecting the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic (all times local): 12 p.m. Virginia State Police say a fatal crash on Interstate 81 occurred when a military surplus vehicle's driver lost control due to slick road conditions as a winter storm went...
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January 13, 2019 - 11:27 am
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — Freezing rain and sleet this weekend have knocked out power to northwestern North Carolina residents and businesses. Duke Energy reports roughly 140,000 customers in the region were without electricity Sunday morning, with more than half the outages reported in the...
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Due to the danger of an avalanche a mountain pass road is closed in Obermaiselstein, Germany, Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019. (Karl-Josef Hildenbrand/dpa via AP)
January 13, 2019 - 7:27 am
BERLIN (AP) — Three German skiers have been killed in an avalanche in Austria and a fourth is missing, police said Sunday as snowfall set in again in the northern Alps. The bodies of the men, aged 57, 36 and 32, were recovered Saturday evening near the ski resort of Lech, a few hours after the wife...
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Kyle Haraugh, of NFL Films, clears snow from a camera location at Arrowhead Stadium before an NFL divisional football playoff game between the Kansas City Chiefs and the Indianapolis Colts, in Kansas City, Mo., Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)
January 12, 2019 - 8:09 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — A massive winter snowstorm that blanketed several Midwest states was a factor in at least five road deaths on Saturday and forced the grounds crew to scramble to clear snow from Arrowhead Stadium in Kansas City ahead of the NFL divisional playoff game. The storm moved into Kansas...
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Michael Fuehne, left, and David Fellner Jr., both of Belleville, strain as they push the car of Billy Brownlee out of a pile of snow after Brownlee went sideways while making a turn in Belleville, Ill., on Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. Multiple deaths on snow-slicked roads were reported in the Midwest as a winter storm swept the region this weekend, snarling traffic in several states and leaving thousands without power. (Tim Vizer/St. Louis Post-Dispatch via AP)
January 12, 2019 - 5:28 pm
ST. LOUIS (AP) — The Latest on a winter storm sweeping across parts of the Midwest this weekend (all times local): 5:20 p.m. Indiana State Police say northbound lanes of Interstate 65 have been closed for hours after a semitruck jackknifed along the snow-covered highway in northern Indiana. Trooper...
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A snow plow drives on a street near the Bavarian city Berchtesgaden, Germany, Saturday, Jan. 12, 2019. (Lino Mirgeler/dpa via AP)
January 12, 2019 - 5:38 am
BERLIN (AP) — Workers in southern Germany are using a break in the weather to try and clear heavy loads of snow from roofs and roads. Heavy snow has paralyzed parts of Europe in recent days, cutting off mountain villages, disrupting transport and triggering avalanches. In all, at least 21 weather-...
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January 12, 2019 - 4:01 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The National Weather Service has issued winter storm watched for parts of central North Carolina in advance of an expected combination of snow, sleet and freezing rain. Forecasters say the storm is expected to drop precipitation beginning Saturday evening through mid-morning...
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A car drives over a snow covered street in Dietges, Germany, Friday, Jan. 11, 2019. (Uwe Zucchi/dpa via AP)
January 11, 2019 - 5:38 am
BELGRADE, Serbia (AP) — Heavy snowfall this week in the Balkans has closed down schools, left some remote villages cut off and disrupted traffic and power supplies in many areas in the region. Serbia's state TV said Friday that four municipalities in the southwest of the country have introduced...
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FILE - In this Wednesday, Nov. 8, 2017 file photo, a French Mirage 2000D jet fighter takes off from Ovda airbase near Eilat, southern Israel, during the 2017 Blue Flag exercise. A French fighter jet carrying two pilots has disappeared from radar screens near the Swiss border. A French air force spokeswoman said the Mirage 2000D was last detected Wednesday in a snow-covered mountainous area between the Doubs and Jura regions (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit, File)
January 10, 2019 - 10:27 am
PARIS (AP) — More than 100 rescuers, police and others are searching icy French mountainsides for two pilots and their fighter jet that disappeared in a snowstorm near the Swiss border. Defense Minister Florence Parly tweeted Thursday that "the priority is to find the crew," offering "thoughts to...
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A man makes his way at the early morning after heavy snow fall in Munich, Germany, Thursday, Jan. 10, 2019. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)
January 10, 2019 - 5:50 am
BERLIN (AP) — Heavy snowfall continued Thursday in parts of Austria and southern Germany, with several places cut off and the bad weather expected to last at least another day. Snow was causing problems in other parts of Europe, even in Norway's Arctic Svalbard archipelago. Austrian police said...
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