February 23, 2021 9:25 am
A total of 147 PWSs (public water systems) serving a population of more than 33,000 people are non-operational. In addition, 4 PWSs wastewater treatment facilities have reported as non-operational", a Texas Commission on Environmental Quality (TCEQ) spokesman said.
February 19, 2021 2:30 pm
The crisis in the largest U.S. oil- and gas-producing state has put Democratic President Joe Biden's White House squarely at odds with Republican Texas Governor Greg Abbott, who initially did not acknowledge Biden's 2020 election win.
February 19, 2021 11:00 am
Energy operators and state leaders including Texas Governor Greg Abbott are facing withering criticism for the prolonged outages due to freezing temperatures that began four days ago.
February 18, 2021 9:42 am
Texas officials ordered 7 million people to boil tap water before drinking it following days of record low temperatures that damaged infrastructure and froze pipes.
February 17, 2021 10:24 am
Joe Biden's administration said that the weather is expected to affect shipments from a FedEx facility in Memphis, Tennessee, and a UPS facility in Louisville, Kentucky.
January 20, 2019 2:01 am
The storm was also expected to further strain the National Weather Service, where many employees have been furloughed as part of the partial government shutdown.
March 14, 2018 10:41 am
Nearly 2 feet (0.61 meters) of snow was reported in parts of Connecticut, Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Maine by Tuesday evening. In New Hampshire, a little over 2 feet, 25 inches (63.5 centimeters), was reported near Derry.
March 01, 2018 2:17 pm
The blizzard would help the snowpack, which is vital to the state's water supply and is only about a quarter its normal size for this time of winter.
February 02, 2015 9:29 pm
More than 2,300 flights were cancelled Monday with about a seventh of them at Boston's Logan Airport.
February 16, 2014 12:24 am
The snow, sleet and ice that bombarded the Southeast on Wednesday brought its ferocity into the Northeast on Thursday.