One Utah plumber said he couldn't just sit at home and watch people in Texas suffer anymore, so he and his team decided to travel down south to help with cleanup efforts.
Deadly weather will be hitting the U.S. more often, and America needs to get better at dealing with it, experts said.
This week, Sea Turtle, Inc., a nonprofit in South Padre Island, rescued more than 2,500 at-risk turtles from nearby waters. It's collecting hundreds by the day.
The Utah Highway Patrol responded to hundreds of crashes and slide-offs during the days-long storm that dumped inches of snow on the state.
A days-long snowstorm helped increase Utah's depleted snowpack - and it broke a couple of records for the state.
Extreme avalanche danger in Alta has kept the town indoors in a Maximum Security Interlodge condition after Little Cottonwood Canyon was closed Tuesday night.
The Utah Department of Transportation is closing roads Tuesday as crews work on avalanche mitigation in northern Utah canyons.
Little Cottonwood Canyon remained closed for avalanche control Tuesday morning, and traction laws are in effect for other canyon roads as a prolonged winter storm dumps snow on Utah.
Crews shut down SR-210 at the mouth of Little Cottonwood Canyon as they prepared for the second round of avalanche mitigation efforts in less than 24 hours.
Avalanche forecasters have once again put out a warning for those going into the Utah backcountry. They said depending on the storm, conditions could go from high to extreme.
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