Sunday, March 24, 2013
Patch is partnering with Fox2 to bring you a list of school closings for March 25 after a major winter storm rolled through the area Sunday.
March's surprise snow storm hit on Sunday morning. The relentless snow wouldn't stop falling and now many students (and teachers, too) are left wondering if school be called off for Monday. Let's find out. Fox2 News will be helping Patch keep you informed of any cancellations in the University City area by adding them to the list below, which will be updated throughout the day. For a complete forecast, visit Fox2's website or the National Weather Service.
Friday, February 22, 2013
A winter storm caused headaches for motorists in much of St. Louis, but it was surprisingly serene on the campus of Washington University in St. Louis.
The winter storm on Thursday may have caused road closures, school closings and canceled flights, but the campus of Washington University in St. Louis remained surprisingly calm during the storm. Wash U posted a video to its YouTube account that included footage from around campus during the Thursday snow. A clip showing a fireplace looked particularly attractive following yesterday's storm. For your viewing convenience, the video is attached to this Patch article. See related: Demolition Begins on Wash U Delmar Loop Project
MoDOT expert Linda Wilson Horn will answer your questions in the comments section on Friday, Feb. 22.
It's time for another edition of Ask the Patch Pro, where each week we tackle a different topic and open up the comments section for questions. Our team of experts stop in to help you out and answer your questions. This week, Patch teamed up with the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) to answer your road, construction and traffic questions. MoDOT Community Relations Coordinator Linda Wilson Horn has agreed to help us out. She will answer readers' questions in the comment section of the Patch sites on Friday, Feb. 22. Have a question? Ask below!
Thursday, February 21, 2013
Patch brings you a list of school closings for Friday.
As storms subside across St. Louis, there is still plenty of ice--and snow on the roads. Fox2 News will be helping Patch keep you informed of any cancellations in the South County area by adding them to the list below, which will be updated throughout the day. For a complete forecast, visit Fox2's website or the National Weather Service. You can keep track of the storm by signing up for breaking news alerts or by following us on Facebook and Twitter. FRIDAY School Closings
The cancellations include all American Airlines flights in or out of the city after 3 p.m.
The mix of snow, sleet and ice hitting the St. Louis area has forced dozens of cancellations at Lambert International Airport, including all American Airlines flights in or out of the city after 3 p.m. More than 40 arrivals and 40 departures had been cancelled by 8:30 a.m., according to the airport’s blog, and a check of online flight information at 11:10 a.m. showed that number had risen to more than 160 total cancelled flights. Cancellations decisions are made by the individual airlines. You can see the status of your flight by visiting Lambert’s website.
Tips for safely shoveling, digging, blowing or plowing the snow off your property.
The Snow & Ice Management Association (SIMA) offers these tips for those who choose to take on the cold, sweat and tears associated with digging yourself out:
Wednesday, February 20, 2013
The winter storm that rolled through the area on Thursday is having lingering effects on Friday. See an updated list of closures and cancellations in University City.
A winter storm caused cancellations aross the St. Louis area on Thursday. As we approach Friday and the weekend, many events and offices remain closed. FOX-2 News will be helping Patch keep you informed of any cancellations in the University City area by adding them to the list below, which will be updated throughout the day. For a complete forecast, visit FOX-2's website or the National Weather Service. You can also keep track of the storm by signing up for breaking news alerts or by following us on Facebook and Twitter. FRIDAY School Closings Read more storm coverage:
Sunday, January 30, 2011
University City residents are once again bracing for a winter storm.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Myra Lopez
Sunday, January 30, 2011
A major winter storm is taking aim at University City. Snow accumulation estimates vary, but needless to say, the system is expected to make a mess. Sunday, I picked up groceries, filled up the car with gas and hit an ATM for some money. Are you doing anything to prepare for the winter storm? The National Weather Service reports a wintry mix, mostly in the form of freezing rain will develop across the area Monday and continue in waves through Monday night. Tuesday into Tuesday night the wintry mix will gradually change to all snow. The National Weather Service reports snowfall rates of one inch per hour or more are possible during the day Tuesday and possibly into the evening hours. Significant snow and ice accumulations are expected with …