Why winter storm Juno will be so snowy
January 27, 2015, 9:59 a.m. by Tia Ghose, LiveScience
Low pressure systems and already chilly temperatures made for ideal blizzard conditions.
Major blizzard visible from space
January 3, 2014, 1:42 p.m. by Laura Poppick, LiveScience
Despite its size, winter storm Hercules isn't a 'crippling snowstorm' according to the National Weather Service.
Blizzard traps Antarctic research ship
December 27, 2013, 3:47 p.m. by Becky Oskin, LiveScience
Antarctica's unusually high sea-ice extent this year has played havoc with the most recent research season.
Smart snowplows aim to make winter roads safer
December 18, 2013, 12:30 p.m. by Megan Gannon, LiveScience
The vehicles will measure weather and road conditions, sometimes by noting whether the plow's antilock brakes activate or if its windshield wipers are on.
21 inches of snow? Blizzard buries Kansas record
February 26, 2013, 2:01 p.m. by Douglas Main, OurAmazingPlanet
The same blizzard is expected to arrive in Chicago and Detroit in the evening of Feb. 26, bringing as much as 6 inches of snow.
Post-Christmas snow blankets the Midwest and Northeast [Photos]
December 27, 2012, 11:22 a.m. by Catie Leary
After sweeping through the Midwest the day after Christmas, a winter storm is expected to dump two feet of snow in the Northeast.
Forecast for U.S.: Weird but eventful
February 3, 2012, 1:44 p.m. by Brett Israel, OurAmazingPlanet
A blizzard in Colorado and potential tornado conditions in the Southeast are in the forecast.
Why Seattle is getting hammered by snow
January 18, 2012, 4:27 p.m. by Brett Israel, OurAmazingPlanet
Cold air from Alaska has combined with a low-pressure system to bring nearly a year's worth of snow to the Emerald City.