Randy Mann

New lunar cycle could bring us snow

November 30, 2019 at 5:00 am

After a very early start to the snowfall season across North Idaho and the rest of the Inland Empire, November was practically snowless as Cliff measured only 0.1 inches. In downtown Coeur d’Alene and other areas, there was no snow to be se...

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Better know your advisories, North Idaho

November 17, 2019 at 5:00 am

The snowfall season for the 2019-20 season is off to a very early start. Rare snows in late September and October resulted in 6.6 inches of snow at Cliff’s station in Coeur d’Alene. At the Spokane International Airport, 6.9 inches has been...

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Yucky air: China, India have us beat

November 11, 2019 at 5:00 am

A relatively strong ridge of high pressure has been locked in over North Idaho and the rest of the Far West, leading to very stagnant air and smoggy conditions. During these types of patterns, pollution will often increase, especially in th...

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Here’s your annual city-by-city snowfall predictions

November 04, 2019 at 5:00 am

Every year in mid-autumn, Cliff and I issue our annual city-by-city snowfall predictions for North Idaho and surrounding areas of the Inland Empire.As we all know, we had a record-breaking February 2019 as 56 inches of snow fell in the 28-d...

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Halloween storms and upcoming time change

October 28, 2019 at 5:00 am

Halloween arrives on Thursday and the weather will be dry for the area “trick-or-treaters.” Prior to Halloween, more snow showers are possible across the region today. Then, conditions should be mostly dry and cold until rain and snow are e...

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More extreme weather in early October

October 14, 2019 at 5:00 am

The late summer and early fall of 2019 has seen some of the wildest and craziest weather extremes in recent memory. Here in North Idaho, we had not one, but two very early snowstorms that broke records that go all the way back to 1895.At Cl...

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September’s ‘historic’ storm in the North Country

October 07, 2019 at 5:00 am

Winter in North Idaho and other parts of the Pacific Northwest got off to a very early and rare start last weekend. For the 2019-20 season, Cliff has measured 1.1 inches of snow at his station. In Montana, this “historic” storm dumped 4 fee...

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Anglin with Anglen — 1973

September 19, 2019 at 4:45 pm

Editor’s note: For 27 years, beginning Feb. 8, 1973, Ralph Anglen of Bonners Ferry wrote an outdoor column for the local paper that was widely read and used as a source of fishing and hunting information. It was called “Anglin’ with Anglen,...

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Equinox about to make another return

September 14, 2019 at 5:00 am

Conditions across the Inland Northwest have certainly become more like autumn. However, fall doesn’t officially start until next Monday, Sept. 23, at 12:50 a.m.The first day of fall is also known as the Autumnal Equinox in the Northern Hemi...

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Changing landscapes can alter weather patterns

September 09, 2019 at 5:00 am

Since my column last week that featured the fires in the Amazon rainforest, there were approximately 2,000 new fires that broke out in 48 hours. In South America, Brazil has reported nearly 90,000 fires from January through August and over ...

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