Weather

Winter weather advisory issued for Lawrence until Monday morning
09:01 a.m., February 15, 2015 Updated 09:53 p.m.
The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a winter weather advisory for snow that is in effect from 3 p.m. Sunday to 6 a.m. Monday.
Lawrence sees an inch of snow, warming trend to follow
February 4, 2015
Lawrence city crews will be working in 12-hour shifts to clear the town’s roads after an inch of snow fell Wednesday.
Winter weather advisory in effect; blowing snow expected Wednesday
11:41 a.m., February 3, 2015 Updated 08:56 a.m.
A winter weather system is expected to bring gusty winds and around 2 inches of snow to Lawrence and Douglas County on Wednesday.
CLOSINGS for Feb. 2
February 1, 2015
Weather-related closings for Monday, Feb. 2.
Winter storm leads to flight delays in Kansas, Missouri
February 1, 2015
Several dozen flights have been canceled or delayed at the largest airports in Kansas and Missouri as a winter storm blankets a large swath of the country’s midsection.
Crews treating roads in Lawrence as snow falls, temperatures drop
February 1, 2015
A hazardous weather warning is in effect for Douglas County on Sunday, according to the National Weather Service.
Lawrence will near 70s Wednesday before weekend of snow
January 27, 2015
Lawrence has one more day of unseasonably warm weather before colder weather begins to move in from the Rocky Mountains, forecasters said Tuesday night.
Weather service issues wind chill advisory
January 7, 2015
The National Weather Service in Topeka has issued a wind chill advisory which goes into effect at midnight and lasts until 9 a.m. Thursday.
CLOSINGS for Jan. 7
08:26 p.m., January 6, 2015 Updated 09:16 p.m.
Check back with the Journal-World for more closings.
Wind chills of minus 20 expected Wednesday in northeast Kansas
11:08 a.m., January 6, 2015 Updated 04:10 p.m.
Northeast Kansas is in for a cold couple of days. The National Weather Service in Topeka predicts a wind chill of 15 to 20 degrees below zero by Wednesday morning and continuing until late in the day on Wednesday. Wind chills of minus 15 to 20 are expected again on Thursday morning.
Statewide storm damage totals dropped in 2014
January 5, 2015
The amount of storm damage reported in Kansas in 2014 was the lowest amount in 16 years.
Winter weather advisory extended to 1 a.m.; 1 to 3 inches of snow expected
January 3, 2015
The National Weather Service in Topeka has extended the winter weather advisory for Lawrence and surrounding areas until 1 a.m. Sunday.
Lawrence forecast: Freezing rain early Saturday, then afternoon snow
11:54 a.m., January 2, 2015 Updated 09:03 p.m.
The first weekend of 2015 will bring ice and snow to much of northeast Kansas, including Lawrence and Douglas County.
Sunny day to stay cold
09:16 a.m., December 30, 2014 Updated 11:39 a.m.
The National Weather Service’s forecast of flurries ended at 11 a.m.; the day is expected to stay cold and drop back to the single digits tonight.
Chance of flurries in forecast
December 30, 2014
The National Weather Service has forecast a chance of flurries before 11 a.m. today in Douglas County and surrounding areas.