Updated: 12/24/2013 - Valley inversions are back, along with the associated air quality issues. Unfortunately, this stagnant pattern will persist through Christmas Day this year. A weak, dry cold front will bring cooler temperatures for the holiday, lasting through the rest of the week.
Posted: 12/23/2013 - As a second New Year since Superstorm Sandy approaches, many coastal residents are still waiting for New York, New Jersey and New York City to distribute billions of federal dollars that were supposed to go directly to people struggling to rebuild their homes.
Posted: 12/23/2013 - The first full day of winter is delivering a wild mix of weather across the U.S., from ice and power outages in Michigan, New York and parts of northern New England, to snow in sections of the Midwest, to fatal flooding in southern states and even record-setting warm temperatures in the Mid-Atlantic.
Updated: 12/22/2013 - While a storm brings Saturday snow to eastern Nevada, the western half of the state will stay dry for the busy travel weekend. The forecast stays dry through Christmas Day this year, although a dry cold front will bring a reinforcing shot of cold air just in time for the figgy pudding.
Posted: 12/20/2013 - A group of officers in the Reno Police Department are keeping an extra close eye on our homeless population during these cold winter nights.
Updated: 12/19/2013 - The Washoe County Health Division reports Thursday morning’s wood burning color code has changed from RED to GREEN due to an improvement in weather conditions.
Updated: 12/18/2013 - Valley inversions will persist through Wednesday morning, with patchy haze, air quality concerns, and a red burn code (burn ban). By afternoon, as a system approaches from the north, wind will pick up and improve air quality and boost temperatures. Snow is a possibility early to mid-morning on Thursday.
Posted: 12/16/2013 - Police have identified the homeless Reno man who died in the bitter cold at a city park as 59-year-old Jerome Cleommie Austin.