WEATHER FROM PLANET BOONE: The weekend weather with John Schneller

Snow is expected this weekend. But spring must be just around the corner: Skunks are out and mating, and geese are pairing off.


WEATHER FROM PLANET BOONE: A special edition weather forecast from John Schneller

Welcome to a Tuesday edition of Schneller's weather forecast, as he watches another winter weather system push its way into our region.

UPDATE: Travel made treacherous by Friday night ice

Cold temperatures and snow created slick roads Friday night in the Columbia area, and the icy conditions affected flights in and out of Columbia Regional Airport.

WEATHER FROM PLANET BOONE: The weekend forecast with John Schneller

Welcome to the Friday morning campfire as Schneller chews on this weekend's weather forecast.

Winter keeping its icy grip around the Eastern U.S.

The newest band of Arctic air could plunge parts of the Southeast and Mid-Atlantic into deep freezes that haven't been felt since the mid-1990s.

Snow, freezing rain headed for Columbia this weekend

As Columbia bundled up for a frigid Thursday, temperatures dropped to minus 19 in southeastern Missouri.

Snow tricky to predict, forecasters say

Cold weather is expected to follow the snowstorm that hit Columbia Sunday night and Monday morning.

Columbia deals with 2015's first significant snowfall

About 4 inches of snow fell Sunday and Monday, canceling classes at MU and giving city snow crews their first real challenge of the season.

SOCIAL SNOW: Pictures and updates from Monday's Columbia weather

Keep up with social media sharing in one spot without leaving the Missourian's site. And join the fun by using the #CoMoSnow hashtag.

Biting cold air follows latest New England snowstorm

New Englanders were talking in superlatives — harshest, most relentless — as forecasters warned Sunday of exceptionally cold air, perhaps the coldest in years.

UPDATE: What to know about the winter weather

The National Weather Service's forecast for Columbia calls for 5 to 9 inches of snow between Sunday night and Monday afternoon.

Missouri Senate cancels Monday's session due to winter storm warning

Missouri Senate Majority Leader Ron Richard said the Senate won't convene until 4 p.m. Tuesday because of the weather.

High temperatures Saturday had people out and about

The weather allowed people to enjoy outdoor activities Saturday.

Winter storm leads to flight delays in Kansas, Missouri

Columbia avoided the worst of it, but parts of northern Missouri received up to 6 to 10 inches of snow, and the Kansas City area got up to 2 inches.


Storm blankets Midwest in snow, moves toward Northeast

A winter storm covered a large portion of the Midwest and Plains on Sunday, causing people to reconsider their Super Bowl plans.


Cold weather returns; snow predicted for weekend

The National Weather Service says a cold front is headed to mid-Missouri, bringing with it a wintery mix that may complicate mid-Missourians' travel plans.


Boston bounces back, digs out from blizzard's 2 feet of snow

Meteorologists had warned that Boston would get more than 2 feet of snow by Tuesday night, and the National Weather Service said the city ended up with 24.4 inches, the sixth-highest total on record. Other areas received around 2 to 3 feet, pretty much as predicted.

Columbia could tie record-low snowfall for January

The city has had well below average snowfall not only for January but also for the winter season.

'Wicked storm': Blizzard dumps 2 feet of snow on New England

Politicians defend ban on travel in the aftermath of heavy winter storm.

UPDATE: Snowstorm threatens to paralyze the crowded Northeast

More than 7,700 flights in and out of the Northeast were canceled, and many of them may not take off again until Wednesday. Schools and businesses let out early. Government offices closed. Shoppers stocking up on food jammed supermarkets and elbowed one another for what was left. Broadway stages went dark.