Weather Stories

Snowfall buries much of the Northeast
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December 02, 2019 - 9:49 pm
Hartford seems to have been spared the worst of the big, brutal winter storm enveloping most of the Northeast, but the city is covered in a few inches of snow and it's still falling. The seemingly endless winter storm that hindered travel across most of the country over the long holiday weekend is...
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Winter storm complicates holiday return, back-to-work travel
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December 01, 2019 - 9:00 pm
As the holiday weekend comes to a close, Hartford and most of the Northeast are shivering through two days of icy, snowy weather and related travel tie-ups. A National Weather Service (NWS) Winter Weather Advisory is in effect through Tuesday at 7 a.m. for Hartford and Tolland counties, plus most...
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Bad Thanksgiving Weekend weather moving in from the midwest.
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November 30, 2019 - 7:07 pm
Getting home from your Thanksgiving Weekend is about to get wet, cold and complicated. The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Litchfield and Fairfield counties, effective 11 a.m. Sunday through 7 a.m. Tuesday. NWS is predicting 7-13 inches of snow and sleet in...
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AP
November 02, 2019 - 11:19 am
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) - Crews are still working to restore electricity to thousands of customers in southern New England after high winds and rains on Halloween night brought down trees and limbs, knocking out power across the region. Connecticut has the largest number of customers still without...
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Bill Pearse
September 05, 2019 - 8:52 pm
(WTIC) - The National Weather Service has confirmed an EF-1 tornado touched down in Coventry and Mansfield during Wednesday's severe weather.The tornado with maximum winds of 85-90 miles per hour remained on the ground for about nine minutes. The tornado touched down around 5:40 pm on North River...
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File photo of lightning. (Xinhua/Lu Wei) (Photo by Xinhua/Sipa USA)
Bill Pearse
August 21, 2019 - 8:10 pm
(WTIC) - Severe thunderstorms moved across Connecticut Wednesday, triggering two tornado warnings and several severe thunderstorm warnings.Tornado warnings were issued for Hartford, Tolland and Windham counties.Rotation was detected on radar, but there were no reports of any tornadoes touching down...
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Bernie Loubier
July 21, 2019 - 3:50 pm
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Insurance Commissioner Andrew N. Mais is urging homeowners to review their insurance policies before the upcoming tropical storm season. Peak hurricane season in Connecticut begins in mid-August and runs through late October. Mais says policyholders should discuss...
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