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.
The state’s power operator has extended a ‘Conservation Alert’ through Tuesday morning.
The operator of the electric distribution grid for most of Texas says demand for electric power isn’t growing as fast as previously thought – even during the hottest summer hours.
An igloo village in Finlad is open to visitors. If you’re looking to vacation in the snow, head to this arctic resort Kakslauttanen.
A massive winter storm is battering several East Coast states on Thursday, and the severe weather it is having a ripple effect on flights leaving from North Texas.
The chilly winter weather passing through North Texas on Tuesday is already having an impact on operations at DFW Airport. Some 150 departures have been canceled.
Police responded to the scene of a fatal car crash in Forest Hill on Tuesday morning. The crash happened on an elevated surface where ice could be seen along the roadway.
The threat of winter weather continues across the DFW area. But as North Texans woke up on Tuesday morning expecting very icy roads, many found conditions to be passable.
The worst of Monday morning’s weather seems to have hit Montague County. Several school districts there were forced to either delay their starts or shut down completely.
The operator of the electric grid that lights most of Texas has discontinued a prior alert asking customers to use less electricity.
Texas Department of Transportation road crews hit the freeways first after snow fell early Thursday morning. Many side streets however, remained a problem for drivers.
People in Wise and Montague Counties fell asleep to piles of sleet and snow accumulations over yards, sidewalks and roadways.