A major Christmas weekend storm caused whiteout conditions and closed key highways amid blowing snow in mountains of Northern California and Nevada, with forecasters warning that travel in the Sierra Nevada could be difficult for several days.
CASPER, Wyo. (AP) — The National Weather Service says wind gusts reached as fast as 98 mph (158 kph) during a winter storm in Wyoming.
The storm ripped through Wyoming Thursday morning, dumping snow on much of the state.
The nearly triple-digit wind gusts were reported near Clark, a small community close to the Montana border...