Winter Weather

Winter Weather
7:30 am
Tue March 4, 2014

Tuesday's weather-related closures

Here are the closures and delays for Tuesday, Mar. 3.

Winter Weather
1:46 pm
Mon March 3, 2014

Slideshow: Winter Weather in Northeast Texas

Sudden dropping temperatures caused fog over bodies of water like this pond at Coleman Park in Sulphur Springs
Cindy Roller KETR/Cooper Review

Winter Weather may be a pain for travelers, but it is the perfect time for photographers to get some of the most beautiful pictures.

Do you have any photos of the winter weather you would like to share? If so, email them to daniel@ketr.org with the subject "Winter Weather Photos" and also where you are from. We will post these to our website!
 

Stay safe!

Winter Weather
8:07 am
Sat March 1, 2014

Winter Weather Advisory issued for region

Most of North Texas has been issued a Winter Weather Advisory
Credit Daniel Starks / KETR

With the threat of winter weather moving back into the region, the National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for most of North Texas. The advisory is in effect from 6 a.m. Sunday morning and will last through 9 p.m. Sunday night.

A Winter Weather Advisory means that road conditions could become hazardous to drive on, so extra precaution is required when traveling.

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Winter Weather
5:02 pm
Mon February 10, 2014

Freezing rain possible for region

Winter Weather is possible Monday night and into Tuesday
Daniel Starks KETR

The National Weather Service has issued a Freezing Rain Advisory for the region until 6 p.m. Tuesday evening. Winter Weather Advisories are also in effect for Franklin and Wood counties.

Ice accumulations are possible on bridges and overpasses late Monday night and early Tuesday morning. Areas in the northern portion of the region could see icing of roadways making travel hazardous.

Stay with KETR.org and KETR-FM 88.9 for up-to-date weather information.

Winter Weather
6:16 am
Fri February 7, 2014

Friday's closures and delayed schedules

Texas A&M University-Commerce will open at 10 a.m. on Fri., Feb. 7.
Mark Haslett

Due to icy conditions on area roads, and the possibility of some more precipitation, some area schools will be on delayed schedules today, and two will be closed.

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Winter Weather
10:37 am
Thu February 6, 2014

Winter Weather Closings, Feb. 6

Here is a list of closing and early releases for Thursday.

Bland ISD: Closing at 1:00 p.m.

Blue Ridge ISD: Closing at 12:30 p.m.

Boles ISD: Closing at 12:30 p.m.

Caddo Mills ISD, releasing at 1 p.m.

Campbell ISD, Releasing at Noon

Commerce ISD, Releasing two hours early (correction)

Cooper ISD, After-school activities canceled.

Cumby ISD,  closing at 11:30, opening tomorrow at 10 a.m.

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Winter Weather
5:20 pm
Sat February 1, 2014

UPDATE: More counties added to Winter Weather Advisory

Hunt, Delta, and Lamar counties were added to the Advisory area.

UPDATE: 9:08 p.m. Saturday -

The National Weather Service has extended the Winter Weather Advisory to include Hunt, Delta and Lamar counties in our region until 9 pm Sunday night.

Original Story follows:

Another cold snap is on the way to North Texas, and this time it could bring some wintry weather with it.

A Winter Weather Advisory has already been issued for Collin, Rockwall, and Fannin counties from 6 am to 9 pm Sunday.

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A&M-Commerce
12:33 pm
Wed December 11, 2013

Lions host Northwood tonight

Lion Athletics lionathletics.com

Despite a two-day delay, Texas A&M University-Commerce will get its shot at payback for its only loss of the season when it takes on Northwood Wednesday at The Field House tonight (Dec. 11) at 7 PM. The Knights snapped the Lions' season-opening, eight-game win streak on Dec. 3 with a narrow 75-73 win in Cedar Hill. Wednesday's rematch was originally scheduled for Monday in Commerce, but was postponed due to the recent winter weather in North Texas.

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Winter Weather
6:33 am
Fri December 6, 2013

Thousands lose electricity

Around mid-morning, this piece of elcetrical hardware crashed in Commerce.
Terrell Bratek

Despite successful repairs in some areas, hundreds of Northeast Texas residents remain without power following Friday's ice storm.

Much of the region - including Commerce, Sulphur Springs, Paris and Bonham - is served by Oncor Electric Delivery. More than 2,500 Oncor employees and contractors have arrived in Texas to to enact emergency repairs.

"We have our employees and outside utilities and contractors positioned across our service territory, prepared to respond as soon as possible," said Oncor chief operating officer Jim Greer.

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Winter Weather
8:54 am
Thu December 5, 2013

Freezing rain possible through Sunday

Ice accumulations varied from 1 to 3 inches over the region.
Mark Haslett

While the bulk of this weekend's ice storm has already impacted the region, sub-freezing temperatures and a chance for wintry precipitation will continue through Sunday.

Friday night, a break in cloud cover should result in very cold overnight low temperatures, with thermometer readings expected in the mid-teens. Winds out of the north around 10-15 mph, gusting to 20, could result in wind-chill values in the single digits to low teens.

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Winter Weather
5:33 pm
Sat November 23, 2013

Rain, freezing rain possible Monday

NWS

Temperatures slightly warmer than previously forecast have resulted in widespread rainfall, rather than sleet, throughout much of Northeast Texas. However, freezing rain remains possible this morning.

Warning statements for most Northeast Texas counties have been downgraded to a Winter Weather Advisory. Collin, Delta, Fannin, Franklin, Hopkins, Hunt, Kaufman, Lamar, Rains, Rockwall, Van Zandt, Wood and other counties in Northeast Texas are under a Winter Weather Advisory. Red River and Bowie Counties remain under a Winter Storm Warning.

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