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Stories with subject: Cold waves
  • Henderson apple growers optimistic about cold 
    Updated: Apr-18-14 6:40 am
  • HENDERSONVILLE, North Carolina - The colder than usual winter may have helped save the apple crop in western North Carolina.

  • Freeze leaves Florida Panhandle with dead trees 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 12:16 pm
  • PENSACOLA, Florida - From airports to hotels to schools and churches, non-native palm and fruit trees are a popular and costly part of landscaping throughout Florida's Panhandle. Nowadays those trees are mostly brown and withering because of the region's unusually cold winter.

  • Cold snap gives Fort Wayne record low temperature 
    Updated: Apr-16-14 7:56 am
  • FORT WAYNE, Indiana - It really is colder than it has been in a long time for mid-April across Indiana.

  • Oklahoma's 8-month streak without tornado ends 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 3:37 pm
  • TULSA, Oklahoma - Oklahoma's eight-month streak without a tornado - the second-longest period since record-keeping began in 1950 - was snapped this weekend by a pair of suspected twister touchdowns, but the state's wild weather continued into Monday, blowing snow from the Panhandle to Tulsa and prompting overnight freeze warnings.

  • Mid-April freeze threatens fruit trees 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 2:53 pm
  • ST. LOUIS - The winter that just won't quit has one more punch for the nation's Heartland - a cold front bringing a brief return to sub-freezing weather, creating concerns for growers of apples, peaches, grapes and other fruit.

  • Cold front brings erratic weather to Texas 
    Updated: Apr-14-14 12:40 pm
  • DALLAS - A cold front has brought snow to the Texas Panhandle, hail to the central part of the state and forecasts for freezing conditions accompanied by strong winds.

  • January cold snap spells doom for many palms 
    Updated: Apr-07-14 5:56 am
  • PENSACOLA, Florida - A cold snap in January has left hundreds of damaged and dead palm trees in the Florida Panhandle.

  • La. deer harvest up 10 percent over last season 
    Updated: Mar-24-14 12:27 pm
  • NEW ORLEANS - Much to the chagrin of Louisiana's anglers, this long winter that has officially ended but still refuses to die had one distinguishing characteristic: Its cold fronts almost always welcomed the weekends.