Tag Archives: Ice storms

22Jan/16

Washington declares state of emergency, braces for ‘historic’ snowfall

D.C. struggles with first test of weather preparedness, failing to treat roads early enough and causing major traffic jams ahead of a massive storm.

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06Dec/15

Britain calls crisis meeting as floods hit northern England, one killed

One person is killed after heavy rain and strong winds hit the UK, causing widespread flooding and power cuts and forcing hundreds of people from their homes.

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28Nov/15

Rain and ice batter central U.S., killing four

Flooding and travel delays are likely over the holiday weekend for a swath of south and central United States stretching from Texas to Kentucky, bringing up to a foot of rain in some places and killing at least four, weather forecasters said Saturday.
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20Mar/15

New Yorkers get snow on the first day of spring

Despite the arrival of spring, more snow hits New York City and the rest of the winter-weary U.S. Northeast.

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