Storm

Katie Pugh
June 14, 2018 - 12:18 am
Wilkes-Barre's Arena Hub Shopping Area was hit hard by severe weather that rolled through NEPA Wednesday evening. There was a tornado warning in that area and officials will work to determine if it was a tornado that ripped apart the shopping area. WNEP reports that there were collapses reported at...
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March 07, 2018 - 3:38 pm
Snow continues to fall in NEPA...more so in those areas east of the Interstate 81 corridor. WNEP's Kurt Aaron says 4 to 8 inches is expected in the Scranton and Wilkes Barre area, with higher amounts in the Poconos. Gov Tom Wolf says some areas are getting very heavy snowfall which is hard to...
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March 07, 2018 - 7:44 am
WNEP Meteorologist Joe Snedeker says Wilkes Barre/Scranton will get 4-8 inches of snow today, with the heavier snow arriving after noon. 6 to 10 inches are expected in the Poconos. PennDOT has imposed a ban on empty straight trucks, large combination vehicles (tandem trailers and double trailers),...
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March 06, 2018 - 9:08 pm
From Governor Wolf's office- Governor Wolf Announces Additional Preparedness Efforts, Enhanced Staffing for Winter Storm March 06, 2018 Announces a State of Emergency Through Existing Disaster Declaration Proclamation Harrisburg, PA – As another winter storm takes aim at Pennsylvania, Governor Tom...
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March 03, 2018 - 8:56 am
PPL reports more than 50,000 of it’s customers are without power, many in the hard hit area of the Poconos. Many others throughout NEPA are struggling without power through other providers. The heavy and wet snow brought power lines and trees down, and caused huge problems on the roads. The...
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March 02, 2018 - 9:40 pm
Tens of thousands of folks in NEPA are struggling without power as a powerful winter system brought heavy snow and gusty winds that snarled traffic and downed trees and power lines. Crews are working around the clock to restore power and emergency crews are trying to clear out roads that have been...
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March 02, 2018 - 12:09 pm
PennDot has reduced speeds to 45mph on all the interstates in NEPA. Travel is treacherous in many areas and motorists are urged to use extreme caution if they must travel. Wind gusts will pick up this afternoon and could cause further power outages. See our links below for weather, flight, traffic...
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