El Nino years tend to be cooler and stormy for the South, drier and warmer for Northwest, and very wet for the West.
Wednesday was the first time the council entered emergency operations since a deadly 2021 ice storm knocked out power to millions of customers for days and resulted in hundreds of deaths.
The Texas Division of Emergency Management will decide how to use the money.
Peter Lake, the Public Utility Commission Chairman who oversaw the implementation of bipartisan reforms to the Texas electric grid following Winter Storm Uri in 2021, has resigned.
Abbott originally requested assistance for 23 counties, but the White House approved access to FEMA's public assistance program for just 13.
It's only the fourth time in 15 years the water has been strong enough to create the falls.
They believe a horse was pushed out of the barn by another horse and had sunk down deep in the snow.
The Utah County's Sheriff's Office said they found the body of a 38-year-old man in an avalanche in Pole Canyon near Cedar Fort Monday night.
Residents in Austin and elsewhere in Central Texas are left to clean up broken tree limbs and other debris following the recent freeze.
Authorities warned the danger of additional slides is far from over in northern Utah.
The bills that followed provided a shock that energy analysts like Ed Hirs, a University of Houston energy fellow, described as unnecessary and unfair.
State legislators are proposing more changes to Texas's power grid, two years after Winter Storm Uri caused widespread outages. Doug Lewin, president of Stoic Energy, joins FOX 7 Austin's John Krinjak to discuss.
The actions by the Public Utility Commission led to billions of dollars of overcharges, the Austin-based court found. It’s not yet clear if the ruling will affect consumers.
New Hampshire authorities said the skier was only rescued after another skier saw a hand sticking out from the snow.
Nearly five feet of snow fell this winter in West Yellowstone, resulting in giant berms created by snowplows along Highway 191, according to the Buffalo Field Campaign.
Southwest said it is buying more deicing trucks and lining up additional deicing pads at key airports and buying more engine covers and heaters to avoid a repeat.
In some areas, the season's average last snowfall might be later than you think. Many parts of the U.S. can still see snow well into the spring.
The climate phenomenon is a by-product of a years-long cycle of water temperatures in the tropical Pacific Ocean known as the El Niño-Southern Oscillation (ENSO) and has been in its cool phase for the past three winters -- a rare feat for an event that typically lasts for one winter, maybe two.
The winter storm is the second of three pushing through Southern California this week, bringing more rain and snow to an already soaked region.
The coldest storm of the season hit Southern California Thursday bringing gusty winds, rain, and mountain snow into the region – even the area’s first Blizzard Warning in over three decades.