Winter

Jim Cunningham
April 19, 2018 - 6:46 am
Kansas City will eventually say good bye to the seemingly never-ending Winter of 2018 , but it's anybody's guess as to when that will happen. The KC Metro didn't have a rough winter, yet colder-than-normal temperatures late in the season are leaving a lot of people fed up. "I feel like it's been...
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Jim Cunningham
February 06, 2018 - 5:27 am
A metro company is one of the many that depend on regular snowfall to keep the operations going. Snow removal is a tough business, one that True North Outdoor in Kansas City takes very seriously. "Tuesday's going to be like going to war," said Mark Nelson, senior business unit leader, after...
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February 05, 2018 - 1:17 pm
Retailers are looking to cash in on our wintry weather, as people stock up on supplies like melt salt and snow shovels. Tuesday, more snow is expected to fall across the Kansas City Metro, following on the heels of a couple of inches that fell over the weekend. Predictions have anywhere from 1" to...
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Jim Cunningham
January 23, 2018 - 5:47 am
The roller-coaster effect in winter temperatures could result in a bad year for potholes in the Kansas City area. Vehicle-damaging potholes are forming all over from Lee's Summit to Liberty and from Gardner to Gladstone. Frequent freeze-and-thaw cycles are making the problem worse in just the past...
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Marc LaVoie
January 16, 2018 - 5:07 am
Several school districts in the Kansas City area have canceled classes Tuesday because of predicted temperatures below zero. See a list of closings here.
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January 02, 2018 - 2:12 pm
Kansas City, MO - The Kansas City Health Department is investigating the death of a 50-year-old man who may have died from the region's frigid temperatures. The health department did not provide information on where the man was found, whether inside or outdoors. Bill Snook, KCHD, did say during...
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Ski Snow Creek
December 27, 2017 - 11:12 am
Weston, MO - The Snow Creek ski area has opened for the season with several feet of natural and man-made snow. With the arrival of wintry weather and the frigid temperatures, combined with the ability to create snow, the ski/board/tube resort began operations about a week earlier than in the...
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Jim Cunningham
November 15, 2017 - 4:05 am
Kansas City, MO - After a few mild winters in a row, some meteorologists are predicting a typical winter for the Kansas City Metro. Forecasters gathered around a table for a winter weather seminar at the National Weather Service office in Pleasant Hill, to focus on the Pacific Ocean and La Niña, a...
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