winter weather http://kbia.org en Prolonged winter weather could delay spring storms http://kbia.org/post/prolonged-winter-weather-could-delay-spring-storms <p style="line-height: 11.25pt; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="font-size:8.5pt; font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;">Weather forecasters say prolonged cold temperatures over the winter could cause this year's spring storm season to get off to a late start as it takes longer for water in the Gulf of Mexico to warm up.</span></p><p style="line-height: 11.25pt; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"><span style="font-size:8.5pt; font-family:&quot;Verdana&quot;,&quot;sans-serif&quot;"><o:p></o:p></span></p><p style="line-height: 11.25pt; background-position: initial initial; background-repeat: initial initial;"> Mon, 17 Mar 2014 21:17:45 +0000 Associated Press 49770 at http://kbia.org Prolonged winter weather could delay spring storms Harsh winter could impact dock safety http://kbia.org/post/harsh-winter-could-impact-dock-safety <p>Following a rough winter at the Lake of the Ozarks, people are advised to check their docks before proceeding into the water.&nbsp;</p><p> Wed, 12 Mar 2014 14:30:39 +0000 Grant Suneson 49482 at http://kbia.org Harsh winter could impact dock safety PM Newscast for March 3, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-march-3-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li><h1 itemprop="name"><a href="http://kbia.org/post/governor-nixon-go-trade-mission-canada">Governor Nixon to go on trade mission to Canada</a></h1></li><li><h1 itemprop="name"><a href="http://kbia.org/post/jefferson-city-taking-stand-against-heroin">Jefferson City Taking a Stand against Heroin</a></h1></li><li><h1 itemprop="name"><a href="http://kbia.org/post/winter-weather-causing-cancellation-missouri-legislature">Winter Weather causing cancellation of Missouri legislature</a></h1></li></ul> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 23:16:23 +0000 Maureen Lewis-Stump 49019 at http://kbia.org Winter Weather causing cancellation of Missouri legislature http://kbia.org/post/winter-weather-causing-cancellation-missouri-legislature <p>Winter weather has led the&nbsp;Missouri&nbsp;Legislature to cancel most of its activities.</p><p> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 22:13:40 +0000 Associated Press 49014 at http://kbia.org Winter Weather causing cancellation of Missouri legislature Winter weather causing delays and cancellations at Columbia airport http://kbia.org/post/winter-weather-causing-delays-and-cancellations-columbia-airport <p>Although temperatures are finally on the rise in Columbia, Columbia Regional Airport still experienced some winter-weather problems Monday. One flight was delayed, and another was canceled.</p><p> Mon, 17 Feb 2014 23:27:51 +0000 Margaux Henquinet 48306 at http://kbia.org Winter weather causing delays and cancellations at Columbia airport City continues to clear roads, cold snap forces cancellations http://kbia.org/post/city-continues-clear-roads-cold-snap-forces-cancellations <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The snow has moved on but dangerous cold settled across&nbsp;Missouri&nbsp;on Monday amid warnings that even a few minutes of exposure was risky.</span></p><p>Gusting winds only made matters worse. By 8 a.m. the temperature in Columbia had plummeted to minus-9 degrees, making it one of the coldest days in decades. Wind chill temperatures today dropped to 30 below zero.</p> Mon, 06 Jan 2014 22:42:22 +0000 Kristofor Husted & Associated Press 46283 at http://kbia.org City continues to clear roads, cold snap forces cancellations Snow and cold temps make clearing roads difficult in Columbia http://kbia.org/post/snow-and-cold-temps-make-clearing-roads-difficult-columbia <p>Mid-Missouri drivers are dealing with slippery roads Thursday after a winter storm that dumped two inches of snow in Columbia, according to <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/product.php?site=lsx&amp;product=RTP&amp;issuedby=lsx">the National Weather Service</a>.</p><p>Across Mid-Missouri, as of 10:00am Thursday morning highways were listed as either covered or partly covered according to the Missouri Department of Transportation’s traveler information map. Check for the latest updates <a href="http://traveler.modot.org/map/">at this link</a>. Thu, 02 Jan 2014 16:02:01 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 46107 at http://kbia.org Snow and cold temps make clearing roads difficult in Columbia Mo. lawmakers cutting week short due to winter weather threat http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmakers-cutting-week-short-due-winter-weather-threat <p>Missouri legislators are cutting their work week short because of concerns about a winter storm.</p><p>The House and Senate usually meet from Monday until mid-day Thursday each week. But the National Weather Service has issued a winter storm watch from late Wednesday through Thursday for most of Missouri. The forecast calls for a mixture of ice and snow, depending on the location. Wed, 20 Feb 2013 02:47:30 +0000 Associated Press 29149 at http://kbia.org Mo. lawmakers cutting week short due to winter weather threat Officials stress caution on roads on New Year's Eve http://kbia.org/post/officials-stress-caution-roads-new-years-eve <p>The Columbia Public Works department says, based on local forecasts for winter weather, the department decided to start pre-treating roadways this morning. Mon, 31 Dec 2012 13:13:58 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26613 at http://kbia.org Officials stress caution on roads on New Year's Eve Southeast Mo. drivers urged to stay off roads http://kbia.org/post/southeast-mo-drivers-urged-stay-roads <p></p><p>Officials are discouraging travel in southeastern Missouri until crews clear the roads from what was expected to be heavy snowfall with blizzard conditions.</p><p>The National Weather Service placed 13 counties from the Bootheel to north of Cape Girardeau under a blizzard warning from Tuesday night to midday today. Total accumulations were expected to range from three inches in the Bootheel to 12 inches farther north.</p> Wed, 26 Dec 2012 14:14:11 +0000 Associated Press & associa 26426 at http://kbia.org Southeast Mo. drivers urged to stay off roads MoDOT readies crews for winter storm http://kbia.org/post/modot-readies-crews-winter-storm <div class="card-content"><div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p></p><p>The Missouri Department of Transportation says it’s ready for the <a href="http://forecast.weather.gov/showsigwx.php?warnzone=MOZ064&amp;warncounty=MOC510&amp;firewxzone=MOZ064&amp;local_place1=&amp;product1=Special+Weather+Statement">winter storm</a> that’s supposed to hit the St. Louis area and portions of south central Missouri and the Ozarks over Christmas.</p> Mon, 24 Dec 2012 21:24:35 +0000 Rachel Lippmann 26376 at http://kbia.org MoDOT readies crews for winter storm High winds main culprit in power outages at homes, businesses, airport http://kbia.org/post/high-winds-main-culprit-power-outages-homes-businesses-airport <p>There have been numerous power outages in Mid-Missouri today as the area is experiencing a winter storm with high winds. Thu, 20 Dec 2012 17:37:17 +0000 Ryan Famuliner 26216 at http://kbia.org High winds main culprit in power outages at homes, businesses, airport