Thursday, March 23, 2017

Weather

Members of the Maxwell Fire Department fill sandbags as the town prepares for another storm, Sunday, Feb. 19, 2017, in Maxwell, California. (Paul Kitagaki Jr./The Sacramento Bee via AP)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Downpours swelled creeks and rivers Monday in Northern California, threatening to cause even more flooding in the already soggy region. In the San Joaquin Valley, residents ...
A flooded Interstate 5 snarled traffic for miles on Saturday, Feb. 18, 2017, in Maxwell, California. (Andrew Seng/The Sacramento Bee via AP)

BY OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The first outer rain bands from a powerful Pacific storm headed to Northern California on Sunday brought light rain and wind and ...
In this view looking north, flood water crosses over Interstate 5 at Williams backing up traffic in both north and southbound lanes for hours on Saturday, February 18, 2017 in Williams, California. (Randy Pench/The Sacramento Bee via AP)

BY ROBERT JABLON LOS ANGELES (AP) — A huge Pacific storm that parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at ...
In this Friday, Feb. 17, 2017 satellite image released by the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) shows a powerful storm beginning to move into California as the saturated state faces a new round of wet weather that could trigger flooding and debris flows around the northern region. (National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration via AP)

BY ROBERT JABLON LOS ANGELES (AP) — A huge Pacific storm parked itself over Southern California and unloaded, ravaging roads, opening sinkholes and leading to the deaths of at least ...
Storm clouds form over the Hollywood Freeway in Los Angeles, Friday, Feb. 17, 2017. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel)

BY JOHN ANTCZAK LOS ANGELES (AP) — The leading edge of a powerful Pacific storm entered southern and central California early Friday, bringing rains that forecasters said could become the ...
A man crosses Maine Street where snow has been piled high during a blizzard, Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, in Brunswick, Maine. (AP Photo/Robert F. Bukaty)

BY PATRICK WHITTLE PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — The Northeast is digging out from the latest blast of winter weather that dumped well over two feet of snow on some areas ...
Tina Fuller, 60, of Waltham, Mass., behind center, walks past a snowman and a person walking a dog, Sunday, Feb. 12, 2017, in Waltham, Mass. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

BY DAVE COLLINS and MARINA VILLENEUVE A fluffy snow blanketed parts of the Northeast on Monday, just days after the biggest storm of the season dumped up to 19 inches ...
Jim McGrath works to get his vehicle free from a snow bank at a dog park in Wrentham, Mass., Friday, Feb.10, 2017, one day after a snowstorm. (Mark Stockwell/The Sun Chronicle via AP)

The Northeast U.S. is once again in the sights of a winter blast of snow, bitter cold and strong winds. Winter storm warnings are in effect from upstate New York ...
The Weiser River overflowed early Friday, Feb. 10, 2017, flooding areas south of the river near Cove and Couper roads with ice and water. (Darin Oswald /Idaho Statesman via AP)

BOISE, Idaho (AP) — An ice jam that was blocking the Weiser River near the Idaho-Oregon border has begun to break up, allowing flood waters to start to recede. “Once ...
Nick Sinon looks for a place to attach his tow-strap to the front of his four wheel drive Jeep as he and Brian Brady try to help a stranded motorist get out of a snowbank in Bristol, Conn., Thursday afternoon, Feb. 9, 2017. (John Woike/Hartford Courant via AP)

BY MARK PRATT BOSTON (AP) — More snow will likely blanket New England this weekend even as the region shoveled and scraped its way out Friday after the biggest snowstorm ...
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