Winter Storm

The ice-covered interstate system shows the remnants of a 2014 winter snow storm in Atlanta.
David Tulis/AP Photo, File
January 28, 2019 - 11:12 am
By Jeff Martin, Associated Press ATLANTA (AP) — Five years after cars, trucks and school buses became marooned on Atlanta freeways in what became known as "snow jam," another winter storm is bearing down on the city — just as thousands of fans begin pouring into town for Super Bowl 53. A winter...
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January 19, 2019 - 9:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A weekend storm is hitting the Philadelphia region that could bring snow, sleet and freezing rain followed by bitter cold, high winds and icy conditions, making travel hazardous and power outages possible. Winter storm warnings have been issued for the Poconos. The storm is...
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Stranded Driver
John McDevitt
January 18, 2019 - 3:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- With the upcoming winter storm, AAA Mid-Atlantic is urging drivers to be prepared in the event you are stranded. Kathleen Miller with AAA says so one ever plans on getting stranded. "And so AAA encourages anyone with a car battery more than three years old to get it...
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Snow Plow
Andrew Kramer
January 18, 2019 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A state of emergency has been declared in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey as the Philadelphia region braces for a winter storm this weekend. Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed the state of emergency declaration early Friday afternoon, and it went into effect...
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PennDOT preparation
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
January 11, 2019 - 10:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The first flakes are falling, and while it's not forecasted to be a major storm, PennDOT says it's ready for whatever Mother Nature brings. PennDOT's Brad Rudolph says they started preparing well before the work week even ended. "We were able to pretreat area...
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Steve Tawa | KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
November 20, 2018 - 3:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Last week's snow storm was a reminder to us that winter is coming. It was also a wake-up call for area utility companies making final preparations for the season. PECO's Kristina Pappas says it's all about being proactive. "A lot of inspections," Pappas said. "We'll...
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Snow Traffic
KYW Traffic Center
November 15, 2018 - 4:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Thursday's snow took many people by surprise, and the afternoon commute was a mess for a lot of drivers. The first storm of the season caused a traffic nightmare on most roadways, leaving many vehicles on the roads slipping, sliding or stranded. AAA Mid-Atlantic says...
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