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Warm Christmas weather expected for most of U.S.

December 24, 2019, 3:14pm Nation & World

Few dreams of a white Christmas will be realized over the Lower 48 in 2019. Unless you live in the far-northern parts of the central United States, the mountains of the western United States or the interior Northeast, you’ll awaken to bare ground Christmas morning. Read story

Weather Eye: Clouds, rain with sunshine possible for Christmas

December 24, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

We all know it was damp and gloomy for a few days last week. Read story

Downpours drench South, closing streets and delaying flights

December 23, 2019, 8:58am Nation & World

Several roads were closed for the Monday morning rush hour in downtown Charleston, South Carolina, as heavy rain soaked several southern states, forecasters said. Read story

Floods delay flights at international Florida airport

December 23, 2019, 8:47am Nation & World

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Flash flooding and heavy rains have delayed dozens of flights and disrupted some services at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport in Florida. Read story

Weather Eye: Winter officially arrives, with seasonal highs to follow

December 22, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

The recent bout of rain was an interesting ordeal. The narrow band of the atmospheric river stalled just to our west and north, sparing Clark County from steady excessive rains. We did receive 2 inches of rain as of Saturday afternoon in Vancouver, but it came in spurts. Read story

Atmospheric river brings ‘a fire hose of moisture’ to Northwest

December 21, 2019, 8:13pm Clark County News

The official word on current weather? Read story

Northwest storm brings heavy rains, flooding concerns

December 20, 2019, 8:42am Northwest

SEATTLE (AP) -- A storm that has brought record rainfall to the Northwest has prompted flood warnings, disrupted train traffic, closed roads and caused some power outages. Read story

Why are raindrops smaller in Seattle? How do the mountains affect Puget Sound weather? Your rain questions, answered.

December 20, 2019, 8:42am Northwest

Although Seattle sees the occasional deluge, more often what shows up could be called drizzle or mist. The drops are smaller and more diffuse. It’s part of the reason we notoriously eschew umbrellas: We may bust them out to protect against heavy rain like we’ve gotten this week, but they’re no use when what’s outside is less a downpour than an omnipresent wetness. Read story

2 killed, dozens hurt, in snow squall wreck on interstate

December 19, 2019, 8:18am Nation & World

NEW COLUMBIA, Pa. — A section of Interstate 80 remained closed Thursday in central Pennsylvania hours after a multi-vehicle wreck in snow squalls left two people dead and dozens injured. Read story

Weather Eye: Get raincoat, boots; you’ll need them

December 19, 2019, 6:03am Clark County News

The rains are upon us and despite perhaps a brief slowdown today, at times it will pick up tonight and Friday. As of Wednesday afternoon, forecast models had 4-8 inches of rain along the coast and Coast Range and 3-5 inches over us here in Clark County. Our foothills to the east could get 8-10 inches of rain. All this in less than a three-day period. Read story