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Soggy in the Pacific Northwest; Cool and Snowy in the Northeast

Periods of heavy rain on top of already saturated soils will lead to additional flooding and continued threats of landslides across western Washington. A series of weather systems originating in Canada will produce areas of snow and lake effect snow across the Great Lakes and Northeast. Santa Ana winds will warm southern California and keep fire weather threats elevated. Read More >


The week of October 17th through 23rd is Tri-State Winter Weather Preparedness Week! This page serves to provide winter weather and preparation information to all citizens across the High Plains. Winter is fast approaching...stay aware and please prepare!

To help you prepare for hazards this coming winter, the National Weather Service in Goodland, Kansas will observe themes for each day throughout the week to discuss:

Sunday: Introduction and a Review of the 2020 Winter Season

Monday: Terminology 

Tuesday: Winter Precipitation Types, High Winds, and Dust

Wednesday: Extreme Cold Safety and Tips to Keep Your Animals Safe

Thursday: Home and Vehicle Winter Preparations

Friday: Winter Driving and Travel Safety

Saturday: Winter Storm Actions and Ways to Receive Information


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