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Southbound I-35 lanes reopening in North Austin after wreck; delays extend to Round Rock
 7:30 a.m. update: The southbound lanes of Interstate 35 near Wells Branch Parkway in North Austin has been reopened for traffic after a wreck caused delays that have extended north to FM 1431 past Round Rock in Williamson County. The wreck involved two vehicles and a cement or dump truck, according to the Travis County sheriff’s office...

Posted: 2 days ago

7:30 a.m. update: The southbound lanes of Interstate 35 near Wells Branch Parkway in North Austin has been reopened for traffic after a wreck caused delays that have extended north to FM 1431 past Round Rock in Williamson County. The wreck involved two vehicles and a cement or dump truck, according to the Travis County sheriff’s office...
Lockdown lifted at LBJ High School after report of gun on campus, no weapon found, district says
 2:46 p.m. update: Austin school district officials said no weapon was found on the LBJ High School campus after a roughly 30-minute lockdown on Thursday. 2:20 p.m. update: LBJ High School lifted the lockdown at the Northeast Austin campus at 2:12 p.m. Thursday, Austin school district officials said. Earlier: A report of a gun on the campus...

Posted: 2 days ago

2:46 p.m. update: Austin school district officials said no weapon was found on the LBJ High School campus after a roughly 30-minute lockdown on Thursday. 2:20 p.m. update: LBJ High School lifted the lockdown at the Northeast Austin campus at 2:12 p.m. Thursday, Austin school district officials said. Earlier: A report of a gun on the campus...
WEATHER UPDATE: Scattered showers move across Travis, Williamson counties
 10 p.m. update: Light, scattered showers are moving across Travis County and Williamson County. Earlier: Thursday forecast for Austin: Central Texas will emerge from freezing temperatures around 10 a.m. under partly sunny skies, the National Weather Service says. Warmer south-southeast winds will replace the northern winds that powered...

Posted: 3 days ago

10 p.m. update: Light, scattered showers are moving across Travis County and Williamson County. Earlier: Thursday forecast for Austin: Central Texas will emerge from freezing temperatures around 10 a.m. under partly sunny skies, the National Weather Service says. Warmer south-southeast winds will replace the northern winds that powered...
FORECAST: Austin to slip back into hard freeze at night; protect people, pets, pipes
 3 p.m. update: The thawing of Central Texas will likely end around sundown Wednesday, and the region will be plunged into a hard freeze for one more night, forecasters say. The latest bulletin from the National Weather Service warns residents in the Austin metro area – including Travis, Hays, Williamson, Bastrop and Caldwell counties...

Posted: 3 days ago

3 p.m. update: The thawing of Central Texas will likely end around sundown Wednesday, and the region will be plunged into a hard freeze for one more night, forecasters say. The latest bulletin from the National Weather Service warns residents in the Austin metro area – including Travis, Hays, Williamson, Bastrop and Caldwell counties...
TRAFFIC ALERT: Road closures, crashes reported in Austin as ice accumulates
 10 a.m. update: Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services crews responded to 136 incidents from midnight to 9 a.m. on Tuesday. Of those incidents, 18 were related to weather, and 13 were crashes, the agency said. Ice is still accumulating on overpasses and bridges across the city. Authorities are urging area residents to stay off the...

Posted: 4 days ago

10 a.m. update: Austin-Travis County Emergency Medical Services crews responded to 136 incidents from midnight to 9 a.m. on Tuesday. Of those incidents, 18 were related to weather, and 13 were crashes, the agency said. Ice is still accumulating on overpasses and bridges across the city. Authorities are urging area residents to stay off the...
WEATHER UPDATE: Hard freeze warning in effect till noon Wednesday
 LATEST FORECAST: Wednesday will get brief relief from freeze; high near 36 9 p.m. update: A hard freeze warning is in effect for Central Texas until noon Wednesday, the National Weather Service announced. Temperatures are expected to be in the 20s and high teens overnight and through all of Wednesday morning. As of Tuesday night, there...

Posted: 5 days ago

LATEST FORECAST: Wednesday will get brief relief from freeze; high near 36 9 p.m. update: A hard freeze warning is in effect for Central Texas until noon Wednesday, the National Weather Service announced. Temperatures are expected to be in the 20s and high teens overnight and through all of Wednesday morning. As of Tuesday night, there...
5 things to know about La Niña, an influence on Austin’s winter
 It’s mid-January, the dead of winter — which in Austin is neither dead nor very wintry. Life is clearly thriving, based on the ubiquitous cedar pollen in the air, and temperatures hit a spring-like 70 degrees twice last week. Driving some of the unseasonably warm temperatures is La Niña, a cyclical cooling of the eastern...

Posted: 8 days ago

It’s mid-January, the dead of winter — which in Austin is neither dead nor very wintry. Life is clearly thriving, based on the ubiquitous cedar pollen in the air, and temperatures hit a spring-like 70 degrees twice last week. Driving some of the unseasonably warm temperatures is La Niña, a cyclical cooling of the eastern...
Cold front Thursday to end stretch of mild weather in Central Texas

Posted: 10 days ago

Enjoy the mild weather while you can, Austin: A cold front is taking it away for a while. Thursday’s temperatures in Austin could reach as high as 65 degrees before warm southwest winds switch to cooler northwest breezes at 15 to 20 mph in the afternoon, the National Weather Service says. At night, gusty winds as strong as 30 mph will...
Austin police looking for RV seller who cashed buyer’s check but never delivered vehicle
 Austin police are asking the public to help them find a man accused of stealing money in an auto sale. According to police, a buyer responding to a Craigslist ad for a recreational vehicle for sale had arranged to buy the RV and mailed the seller a cashier’s check. Police said the suspect cashed the check at an Austin bank but never...

Posted: 10 days ago

Austin police are asking the public to help them find a man accused of stealing money in an auto sale. According to police, a buyer responding to a Craigslist ad for a recreational vehicle for sale had arranged to buy the RV and mailed the seller a cashier’s check. Police said the suspect cashed the check at an Austin bank but never...
23-year-old woman, 15-year-old boy killed in fiery I-35 crash, Austin police say
 Austin police have identified a driver and a passenger killed in a late-night fiery collision last week in Northeast Austin on Interstate 35. According to a preliminary police investigation, 23-year-old Ashley Martinez and 15-year-old Eloy Herrera were heading north in the 5600 block of I-35 North, a few blocks north of 51st Street, just...

Posted: 11 days ago

Austin police have identified a driver and a passenger killed in a late-night fiery collision last week in Northeast Austin on Interstate 35. According to a preliminary police investigation, 23-year-old Ashley Martinez and 15-year-old Eloy Herrera were heading north in the 5600 block of I-35 North, a few blocks north of 51st Street, just...
Cedar pollen peaks Monday; dry, windy weather may only make it worse
 Your nose knows: Austin’s cedar season appears to be in full swing, as concentrations of Ashe juniper pollen on Monday reached the highest levels so far this winter. According to Austin-based Allergy & Asthma Associates, the cedar pollen count hit 10,441 grains per cubic meter, which is considered “very high” by the...

Posted: 12 days ago

Your nose knows: Austin’s cedar season appears to be in full swing, as concentrations of Ashe juniper pollen on Monday reached the highest levels so far this winter. According to Austin-based Allergy & Asthma Associates, the cedar pollen count hit 10,441 grains per cubic meter, which is considered “very high” by the...
5 things you should know about carbon monoxide
 Authorities think a Georgetown man found dead Sunday in his garage, where he had been working on his lawn mower, might have been a victim of carbon monoxide, or CO, poisoning. Last year, Austin police revamped their patrol vehicles after officers became sickened by CO leaking from faulty exhaust systems. Here are five things to know about...

Posted: 12 days ago

Authorities think a Georgetown man found dead Sunday in his garage, where he had been working on his lawn mower, might have been a victim of carbon monoxide, or CO, poisoning. Last year, Austin police revamped their patrol vehicles after officers became sickened by CO leaking from faulty exhaust systems. Here are five things to know about...
Aggies sports reporter Courtney Roland found safe, Houston police say
 8:40 a.m. update: Houston police said sports reporter Courtney Roland, last seen on Sunday afternoon, has been found safe. “Our officers have found Ms. Roland in the Galleria area. She appears unharmed. She'll be taken to an area hospital for an evaluation,” police said via Twitter. “We are not providing the location...

Posted: 12 days ago

8:40 a.m. update: Houston police said sports reporter Courtney Roland, last seen on Sunday afternoon, has been found safe. “Our officers have found Ms. Roland in the Galleria area. She appears unharmed. She'll be taken to an area hospital for an evaluation,” police said via Twitter. “We are not providing the location...
Austin’s hottest year kept it weird with hurricanes, twisters and snow
 Only one thing could eclipse the news that 2017 was Austin’s hottest year since the National Weather Service began keeping records in the 1890s: Hurricane Harvey. According to weather service data, 2017’s average temperature was 72.1 degrees, only a tenth of a degree higher than the previous hottest year ever, 2011 — a record-setting...

Posted: 15 days ago

Only one thing could eclipse the news that 2017 was Austin’s hottest year since the National Weather Service began keeping records in the 1890s: Hurricane Harvey. According to weather service data, 2017’s average temperature was 72.1 degrees, only a tenth of a degree higher than the previous hottest year ever, 2011 — a record-setting...
Austin flights canceled as Northeast weathers massive winter storm
 So far 10 flights into Austin and 10 flights heading to the Northeast United States have been canceled amid a massive winter storm Thursday. As of 9:45 a.m., Austin-Bergstrom International Airport’s online flight dashboard showed two flights from Boston; two from New York; four from Newark, N.J.;  and two from Philadelphia have...

Posted: 16 days ago

So far 10 flights into Austin and 10 flights heading to the Northeast United States have been canceled amid a massive winter storm Thursday. As of 9:45 a.m., Austin-Bergstrom International Airport’s online flight dashboard showed two flights from Boston; two from New York; four from Newark, N.J.;  and two from Philadelphia have...
Austin thaws after hard freeze; temperatures to reach 60s by weekend
 Under bright blue skies, Austin finally emerged from Mother Nature’s ice box on Wednesday as temperatures soared above freezing for the first time since Dec. 31. Daytime temperatures at the city’s main weather station at Camp Mabry surpassed the 32-degree mark about 10 a.m. and by 3 p.m. hit 56 degrees — almost 35 degrees...

Posted: 17 days ago

Under bright blue skies, Austin finally emerged from Mother Nature’s ice box on Wednesday as temperatures soared above freezing for the first time since Dec. 31. Daytime temperatures at the city’s main weather station at Camp Mabry surpassed the 32-degree mark about 10 a.m. and by 3 p.m. hit 56 degrees — almost 35 degrees...
CHILL STILL: Cold snap over but brief, final dose of freezing temps tonight
 3 p.m. update: We might want to quit the cold, but the cold can’t quite quit us. The National Weather Service says Central Texas has to face one more night of freezing temperatures, as chilly northern winds and dry air remain in the region. But the weather service wants to assure us that “this will be the last night of widespread...

Posted: 18 days ago

3 p.m. update: We might want to quit the cold, but the cold can’t quite quit us. The National Weather Service says Central Texas has to face one more night of freezing temperatures, as chilly northern winds and dry air remain in the region. But the weather service wants to assure us that “this will be the last night of widespread...
Crash closes westbound U.S. 290 at the ‘Y’ in Oak Hill, officials say
 Multiple westbound lanes were closed Tuesday morning after a crash on U.S. 290 West at Texas 71, also known as the “Y” in Oak Hill. Texas Department of Transportation officials were warning drivers of the incident in Southwest Austin after confirming it around 9:30 a.m. TxDOT’s online traffic map indicated that as many as...

Posted: 18 days ago

Multiple westbound lanes were closed Tuesday morning after a crash on U.S. 290 West at Texas 71, also known as the “Y” in Oak Hill. Texas Department of Transportation officials were warning drivers of the incident in Southwest Austin after confirming it around 9:30 a.m. TxDOT’s online traffic map indicated that as many as...
Frigid start to 2018: Rain, freeze possible in Austin on New Year’s Eve
 Nobody is saying snow, but the New Year’s Eve forecast includes a chance of freezing rain — a dim echo of what the National Weather Service had anticipated on Dec. 7 before Central Texas got a rare dose of white stuff. Even if the flake news turns out to be fake news, you should bundle up in your warmest winter apparel if you&rsquo...

Posted: 23 days ago

Nobody is saying snow, but the New Year’s Eve forecast includes a chance of freezing rain — a dim echo of what the National Weather Service had anticipated on Dec. 7 before Central Texas got a rare dose of white stuff. Even if the flake news turns out to be fake news, you should bundle up in your warmest winter apparel if you&rsquo...
Police identify 33-year-old driver killed in Southeast Austin crash last week
 Police have identified the driver killed in a crash in Southeast Austin last week as 33-year-old Shane Carson Goldstein. According to a preliminary police investigation, Goldstein was  in a Honda CRV heading south in the 2100 block of Burton Drive, just before 1:40 p.m. Dec. 21, when he lost control and drove off the left side of the road...

Posted: 23 days ago

Police have identified the driver killed in a crash in Southeast Austin last week as 33-year-old Shane Carson Goldstein. According to a preliminary police investigation, Goldstein was in a Honda CRV heading south in the 2100 block of Burton Drive, just before 1:40 p.m. Dec. 21, when he lost control and drove off the left side of the road...
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