Winter Weather

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People Rescued After Dallas Water Main Break

Crews responded to a water main break early Monday morning in Dallas. A vehicle became stuck in the rushing water and mud, and two people had to be rescued.

11/17/2014

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Student Stunned By Denton ISD’s Twitter Reply

A teenager in Denton got the surprise of her life on Sunday night after going to social media to ask the Denton ISD to close schools for the day.

11/17/2014

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Frigid Temps & H.S. Football Have North Texans Bundling Up

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?

CBS 11–11/13/2014

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DART Problem Leaves Passengers In The Cold

DART train passengers in Richardson lost their seats and had to endure the cold on Thursday morning after a problem with a power line stopped the cars unexpectedly.

11/13/2014

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Tips For Staying Safe During Winter Weather

Temperatures on Thursday morning dipped below the freezing mark across most of North Texas for the second consecutive day, so bundle up before heading outside.

11/13/2014

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Frigid Weather Tougher On North Texans Than Others In The U.S.

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.

CBS 11–11/12/2014

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Hackers In China Breach U.S. Climate Agency Websites

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.

11/12/2014

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After “Icemageddon,” No Changes To Winter Plan For Dallas, Fort Worth

If a winter snow and ice storm rolls through this season, you may have a better chance of getting to the airport, and your flight may have a better chance of not being cancelled. It’s just getting out of your neighborhood that may not look any different.

CBS 11–11/11/2014

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North Texas Residents & Businesses Brace For Winter Blast

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.

CBS 11–11/10/2014

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Ice Storm Memories Have One North Texas City Planning Ahead

In the heat of late July, officials in Keller are determined not to get caught off guard by the first winter freeze. The city bought two snow plow attachments for city trucks.

CBS 11–07/29/2014

Patches of ice are seen in front of the Dallas skyline on December 6, 2013. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Cities Deal With Ice Storm Debt After FEMA Denies Claims

December’s ice storm left North Texas battered and bruised. Now we’ve learned we’ve been left out in the cold again — footing all the repair bills.

CBSDFW.COM–04/22/2014

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Farmers Work To Save Crops From Freeze

The cold snap that hit DFW on Tuesday morning means more than just dragging out the winter coat again. For farmers, the freeze threat has been all about saving this year’s crops.

04/15/2014

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