For more than 700 schools across North Texas, Monday was a real snow day. But in Weatherford some students still showed up on campus.
The bitter chill is back and the City of Fort Worth wants to make sure the homeless get through the night alive.
You expect higher utility bills in the cold weather, but increases in one part of North Texas have homeowners uniting to fight what they consider skyrocketing electric rate hikes.
With wind chills that make the temperature feel like it’s in the 20’s, you wouldn’t want to be outside for long. That is the very reason why a North Texas group is leaving surprises – that are warming heads and hearts.
At any patio bar during happy hour, one shot people don’t want is a shot of cold air.
High school football playoffs kick off across the state as North Texas faces its coldest night in months. Players and fans may know how to dress, but what about other game participants in flimsier uniforms? How do drill team members stay warm?
If it seems like the freezing temperatures affect North Texans more than in other areas of the country, it’s partly true. While doctors say ‘thin blood’ is just an exaggeration, people in warmer climates tend to prepare less for cold weather.
Just as North Texas hunkers down for the coldest pre-winter weather in more than a decade, news comes out that hackers from China breached government computer systems at the agency that oversees the National Weather Service.
If it warms your toes or warms your insides, people are buying it now. Everything from firewood to potatoes are keeping registers ringing. Why? People are stocking up for the coming arctic blast.
Collin County is one of the many North Texas counties under a freeze warning tonight – which is unusual since the last frost generally occurs in March. The cold front has lots of homeowners worried about the spring landscaping they’ve already planted.
Ice, snow, and repeated bouts of bitter cold have made this winter one to remember. But, the weather has been more than a hot topic. Weather conditions outside have been costly for folks staying inside, especially North Texans heating their homes with propane.
More cold weather is headed this way, but cities across North Texas are hoping ice and snow will stay away. December’s ice storm racked up huge bills and now many municipalities are just now finding out the state won’t be chipping in.