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Crystal frost blankets WSU Pullman campus
December 8, 2017

Frost on a berry at WSU PullmanPULLMAN, Wash. – Temperatures dipping into the teens and low 20s left the WSU Pullman campus covered in a beautiful crystaline hoar frost this morning, as captured by Robert Hubner, WSU Photo Services.

Frosty beauty: Where there’s rime, there’s a reason
February 22, 2017

By Nic Loyd, WSU meteorologist, and Linda Weiford, WSU News

SPOKANE, Wash. – After emerging from one of the coldest Januarys on record, including a so-called “Snowmageddon,” many of us have had it up to our ears with shoveling snow, slipping on icy sidewalks, driving through freezing fog and enduring frigid temperatures. Even our recent warmer weather and rainfalls can’t offset all the nippy days we’ve encountered.

Here comes the season’s first big frost
November 3, 2015

By Linda Weiford, WSU News

Climate-Washington-webPULLMAN, Wash. – Many Washington residents will wake up to Jack Frost nipping at their lawns, gardens and windshields tomorrow morning as the first widescale frost of the season descends on both sides of the Cascade range.