It’s the time of the year here in West Kerry of the cyclonic winter storms. That means that the cold, wet winds with change direction from all points of the compass as weather systems move over our part of the North Atlantic. Two years in and we are still living sans automobile, relying on foot [...]
This would be a good week to hibernate, as the next several days will be cold, windy, and rainy as a nor'easter slowly makes its way up the coast. Heavy rains, accompanied by strong northeasterly winds will make for widespread flooding in low-lying areas. Show More Summary
Given that the sterotypical image of the world's northern regions involves howling winds, why don't we see more wind turbines in such places? Well, it's largely because those turbines' blades would ice up a lot. The added weight could...Show More Summary
In very cold climate zones, the wind can blow with tremendous force. But wind turbines have rarely been built in these regions up to now. The risk of ice formation on the rotor blades is just too high. But now, an energy-efficient heating system frees these turbines from the ice in a matter of seconds. It is only switched on when water freezes.
As the weather cools off (at least at night) and the winds kick up, Angelenos are getting hit with allergies, colds, and fevers, or at least, that's what this map from SickWeather suggests. The interactive map "scans social networks...
??? Blue patches moved fast among the morning clouds. There were wilted plants in the raised bed, collapsed and stringy. The cold was less definitive, the wind strong but not freezing. The blue took over the sky, and the more clouds blew in—round puffs, then some that the three-year-old maintained looked like spaceships. The sun […]
SAINT JOHN, New Brunswick — The wind was driving a cold rain sideways, turning the first Sunday afternoon of November into a preview of what winter often looks like in this old seafaring hub on the Bay of Fundy.
Ahh, Thanksgiving...just the mere mention of that holiday evokes family and friends gathering around the table in some cozy home while the cold wind blows and the snow falls in a frigid frenzy outside... ...and the fragrant fresh aromas...Show More Summary
Wednesday: single-digit wind chills, an arrest in the subway pushing and Al Sharpton's tax issues.
The Northwestern and Midwestern USA was hit by an unusually early, mid-November winter storm that buried cars and sent damaging winds and subzero temperatures from Oregon, whipped westward into Montana, and left Illinois with snow flurries and freezing temperatures Thursday. Show More Summary
An “omega block” of freezing wind ushers in icy temperatures for much of the U.S.
I’m not sure I truly understood the significance of cioppino until we made the winding drive on Sunday along the fog-encrusted coast from San Francisco to Pescadero. It wasn’t that cold, but there’s an unexplainable a quality to fog that seems to seep in the pores and chill the bones. The purpose of the drive […]
I'm sure you've already noticed, but right now is a tough time of year for skin—the shift from harsh summer sun exposure to harsh cold winds and dry air can leave your skin parched, irritated, and the opposite of glowy. Wondering how...Show More Summary
The cold front hit Wyoming just after midnight. It struck Denver this morning, bringing wind and snow — and reportedly dropping the temperature by 15 degrees in just 15 minutes.
It’s may be the most wonderful time of the year in many ways, but probably not for your skin. Wind, dry air and cold weather can make your face and neck wish it were summer again. Luckily, we have the perfect fix for you. For this week's...Show More Summary
Forecasts are for Nuri to lose its tropical features and then crash into a mountain of cold air in the Bering Sea, causing its pressure to plunge to record territory and bring strong winds to Alaska.
by Tom Scocca ???? In the darkness around the extra hour, the three-year-old knocked his covers most of the way onto the floor, got cold, and began yelling for someone to come and fix things. From inside the bathroom, the winds were playing flute tones on the building, clear tones moving up and down in intervals. Show More Summary
Yesterday afternoon, as the sky darkened an hour early, and as the cold November wind blew around the arena, the New York Red Bulls kept a clean sheet against a DC United team and had Thanksgiving coming a few weeks … Continue reading ? Thierry Henry Keeps New York Red Bulls’ Dreams Alive After Win Against DC United [VIDEO] is a post from World Soccer Talk.
A strong cold front hit South Florida this weekend, bringing North and Northwest winds and dropping nighttime lows below 10 C. At Wiggins Pass State Park on Saturday the windsurfing conditions were as good as I've ever seen in SW Florida. Show More Summary
After two third-place finishes in the New York City Marathon (2010, 2011), Mary Keitany of Kenya is the winner of the 2014 New York City Marathon with a time of 2:25:07. Battling cold temps and strong winds, Keitany, 32, edged out second-place...Show More Summary