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Snow, winds slow after tangling traffic

November 28, 2019, 9:35am Nation & World

Wintry weather temporarily loosened its grip across much of the U.S. just in time for Thanksgiving, after tangling holiday travelers in wind, ice and snow and before more major storms descend Friday. Read story

Weather Eye: ‘Have a great Thanksgiving and a wonderful feast’

November 28, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

Happy Thanksgiving! Today was forecast to be cold and breezy, a great opportunity for most to be warm and cozy inside with family and friends. We have plenty to be thankful for. Read story

Interstate 5 reopens in aftermath of major snowstorm

November 27, 2019, 4:15pm Latest News

PORTLAND — A major highway linking California and Oregon fully reopened late Wednesday, nearly 24 hours after a major storm blew in off the Pacific Ocean and slammed the region with heavy snow, gale-force winds and drenching rain. Read story

Winter storm threatens to scramble Thanksgiving travel plans

November 27, 2019, 10:23am Nation & World

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A day after bringing havoc to the Rocky Mountains, a powerful winter storm rolled across the Midwest on Wednesday, threatening to scramble Thanksgiving plans for millions of people during one of the busiest travel weeks of the year. Read story

Wind could ground big balloons at NYC’s Thanksgiving parade

November 27, 2019, 10:07am Life

NEW YORK (AP) — Smokey Bear might feel like he’s battling Santa Ana winds — if he even gets a chance to fly. Read story

Heavy snow causes travel mayhem in Colorado, Wyoming

November 26, 2019, 10:39am Nation & World

DENVER (AP) — A storm dumping heavy snow buried highways in Colorado and Wyoming Tuesday, prompted school closures in Nebraska and forced more than 1,000 travelers to sleep overnight in Denver’s airport after hundreds of flights were canceled as the busy Thanksgiving week travel period went into high gear. Read story

Wildfire burning in California mountains grows

November 26, 2019, 8:20am Latest News

GOLETA, Calif. — A wildfire that exploded in size in California mountains north of Santa Barbara has forced as many as 6,300 people from their homes, but there were no injuries and no homes had been lost, authorities said Tuesday. Read story

Weather Eye: Winter’s chill is on our doorstep, but snow likely to remain elusive

November 26, 2019, 6:00am Clark County News

Welcome to winter, a few days early. Of course, the meteorological winter begins Sunday, while the calendar lags a few weeks. However, it will certainly feel like winter with gusty easterly winds, low snow levels and frost conditions overnight. Read story

Impending freeze spurs call for more shelter beds in Clark County

November 25, 2019, 7:41pm Clark County News

The Council for the Homeless issued a severe-weather alert Monday, which asks shelters to provide additional overnight beds. The alert is in effect Wednesday night through the night of Tuesday, Dec. 3. Read story

Snow, heavy winds in Southwest Oregon’s Thanksgiving travel week forecast

November 25, 2019, 8:54am Northwest

MEDFORD, Ore. — High winds and snow are part of the Thanksgiving week forecast in Southwest Oregon and Northern California, meaning winter weather during a travel period that’s already expected to be quite busy across the state, especially on the road. Read story