The Texas Department of Transportation on Monday treated bridges and overpasses in North Texas ahead of a plunge in temperatures that could include a rain/snow mix for some on Tuesday.
An arctic blast that sent shivers across the Midwest spread to the eastern U.S. on Wednesday, with bitter weather establishing new records from Mississippi to Maine.
The Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center opened its doors as a shelter for a second night on Tuesday after hundreds flocked to the building to get out of sub-freezing temperatures.
Only one school in North Texas canceled classes for Tuesday. Others decided to open their doors early to make sure students wouldn’t have to stand outside in the cold.
As temperatures drop into the low 30s on Monday, local heating and air conditioning companies were bombarded by calls from homeowners who turned on the heat only to find out something was wrong.
Temperatures have dropped behind a powerful November cold front that is affecting all of North Texas.
A powerful Arctic cold front will bring the coldest temperatures of the season next week to most of the United States, breaking dozens of November records in the central, southern and eastern parts of the country.
Many schools are making changes to protect kids from the cold weather. And at one school in West Oak Cliff, the students are being fitted with brand new warm coats.
A cold front pushed the temperature at DFW Airport down to 32 degrees early Thursday morning, making it the first official freeze of the season.
Temperatures dipped across the Rocky Mountains of Montana on Monday, causing the governor to declare an emergency and call it an “unprecedented winter storm.”