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Snow, falling temperatures lead to crashes

Nov. 12, 2019 5:53 PM EST

CINCINNATI (AP) — Ohio authorities were investigating two fatal wrecks in snowy and icy conditions and also injuries resulting from multiple crashes during "white-out" conditions in northeastern Ohio. The State Highway Patrol says the driver of a semitrailer was ejected and killed early Tuesday after he...

Cold blast keeps Wisconsin temperatures in single digits

Nov. 12, 2019 5:48 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — An icy airmass moving through Wisconsin is keeping temperatures in the single digits with additional snow forecast for parts of the state. The National Weather Service issued a winter storm warning for Vilas County in northern Wisconsin where 3 to 6 inches of additional snow was expected...

Record cold follows early snowstorm over much of eastern US

Nov. 12, 2019 4:48 PM EST

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Snow and cold records fell as an arctic airmass that started in Siberia spilled over a big chunk of the eastern half of the U.S., including the normally mild South, on Tuesday. The mid-autumn taste of winter brought record single-digit temperatures to Chicago and environs; set snowfall...

Snow falling in Vermont, slick roads in Maine, New Hampshire

Nov. 12, 2019 3:27 PM EST

Far northern Maine is seeing snow totals approaching 12 inches as a storm packing a wintry mix of precipitation exits the region. Snow was piling up at similar rates in northern Vermont. The storm created slippery conditions across Maine, New Hampshire and Vermont. Across the region, dozens of events were delayed...

Memphis, Jackson set records as snow falls in West Tennessee

Nov. 12, 2019 3:03 PM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Weather officials say three cities in Arkansas and Tennessee have established or tied record low temperatures as a wintry weather system moved through the mid-South region. The National Weather Service said the Tennessee cities of Memphis and Jackson recorded low temperatures for the...

Snowstorm causes delay at Pittsburgh official's trial

Nov. 12, 2019 1:14 PM EST

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit trial of an elected official from Pittsburgh is off to a slow start because of a snowstorm. Jury selection began Tuesday, but the judge ran out of candidates. The National Weather Service says more than 9 inches (22.8 centimeters) of snow fell Monday and Tuesday in southeastern...

Pilot disorientation blamed in fatal crash near Denver

Nov. 12, 2019 12:59 PM EST

DENVER (AP) — Federal investigators have determined that pilot disorientation in difficult weather conditions likely was the cause of a fatal small plane crash last year near Denver. The Colorado Sun reports that the National Transportation Safety Board says 67-year-old Robert Marquis probably lost control...

Cold front sets record lows in 6 Kansas cities

Nov. 12, 2019 12:47 PM EST

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A cold front that froze much of Kansas set at least six records for low temperatures. The National Weather Service reports Wichita, Salina, Russell, Dodge City, Garden City and Medicine Lodge set low temperature records early Tuesday The lowest temperature was in Garden City, which...

Warm weather, food keeping southcentral Alaska bears awake

Nov. 12, 2019 11:46 AM EST

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — Warm temperatures and an abundance of food are keeping bears out of their dens in southcentral Alaska. KTVA-television reports the Alaska Department of Fish and Game is warning people to be aware of bears that have not begun to hibernate. Anchorage area biologist Dave Battle says...

Wintry weather contributes to numerous crashes

Nov. 12, 2019 11:45 AM EST

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Wintry weather is closing schools, contributing to numerous crashes and causing temperatures to tumble in Missouri. In St. Louis, the mercury dipped to 11 degrees Tuesday, breaking a record for the date that had stood since 1911. One day earlier, fire crews from nearby Black Jack and...