Under conditions that must have made it feel like Wrigley Field in mid-April, when those frigid winds come blowing in off Lake Michigan, the Chicago Cubs finally got to see firsthand Wednesday the future they wished had been theirs.
In the new “Fargo” TV series, Billy Bob Thornton’s character cuts like a cold wind through the folksy Minnesota accents and talk of meatloaf and Jell-O salads.
As a strong cold front rolled through the east coast of the United States yesterday, bringing with it wind gusts of up to 70 mph off Cape Henry, merchant vessels [...] The post Strong Cold Front Drags Bulk Carrier Ashore in Virginia appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
Blistering cold air from the Arctic plunged southward this winter, breaking U.S. temperature records. A persistent pattern of winds spins high above the Arctic in winter. The winds, known as the polar vortex, typically blow in a fairly tight circular … Continue reading ?
It was cold on the beach. "Wind chill" said Scott, but I thought it was the humidity. "What works is a long hood that covers your neck," Scott continued, showing me his, which is attached to his wetsuit. Mine doesn't...
Staring out the window, it’s only the middle of the afternoon and yet darkness has started creeping in. A cold wind howls out of the north and the trees seem to be wrapping their branches around themselves in a futile attempt to stay warm. Even the good things going through your mind seem to have […]
On the first day of April, Chicago suffered through bitingly cold winds and unseasonably cold temperatures, seemingly another cold spate that threatened to set temperature records. But April first aside, the Windy City has set a greater Winter record. Show More Summary
A "cool and unsettled" weather pattern is making its way into Southern California, bringing with it the chance of rain showers and gusty winds that at times may give way to heavy downpours and even hail in the coming days, forecasters warned.
A late season cold front blew into Florida this week. It provided strong side-onshore wind as it arrived, then light, side-offshore wind with residual swells as it departed. On the first day I was expecting 15-20 knot wind; maybe just enough to ride my 5.5 sail on a 106 liter shortboard. Show More Summary
The Northeast Bomb haunting us since last week is further out east, which means very little snow (yay!). But it's incredibly cold—with strong wind gusts, it's feeling like a polar vortex: [ more › ]
Winter is coming. Those chilly winds blowing in off the Hudson, particularly the gusts littered with rainbow sprinkles and maraschino stems, are actually not an indication of yet another cold front, but in fact, the very first signsShow More Summary
March came in like a lion, and it looks like the lion isn’t leaving, can’t blame polar vortex this time. As a massive winter storm at sea known as a Nor’easter prepares to skirts the Northeast coast of the USA, … Continue reading ?
Renée Fleming’s concert last night in Abu Dhabi was her first in the Arab world. It went well, we read. Not sure about the arm-length black gloves, though. Must have been a cold wind in the Gulf.
Monday night in NYC. Bitter cold: 21 degrees with wind chill factor down to 10. Nobody on the streets. Not a night to go out to dinner. Yet, upon entering the three-month-old Davio's, I found that it seemed everyone who did go out to dinner that night was in the restaurant, which was doing booming business. Show More Summary
New Zealand practice MAP Architects present the Redcliffs House in Christchurch. The home sits on a steep site in the Port Hills above Redcliffs, protecting itself from the cold, eastern wind, while opening every room onto a deck and the… Redcliffs House by MAP Architects is a post by Brock Cardiner on Highsnobiety.
It's been a tough winter. Cold spell after cold spell, near-record snowfall, brutal wind chills and glaciers in the streets. And then there was yesterday. The cold and the wind were bad enough, especially after the warm weather earlier in the week, but the worst was the crying. Show More Summary
The problem with this Winter hasn't been the cold. Kiters know know how to deal with cold, mostly. It hasn't been the storms. It's been light winds.We've had way too many light wind weekends. If this is the wind we're getting during our windy season I don't want to see what we get in the light wind season. Show More Summary
The nation is on the lookout for Spring. And so am I. Despite the harsh, harsh and cold winds of this week, and the redundant snowfall last week, there nevertheless appear daffodil buds above the dirt, some quite robust in … Continue reading ?
Rescuers working amid gusty winds, cold temperatures and billowing smoke pulled four additional bodies overnight from the rubble of two Manhattan apartment buildings, as the death toll rose Thursday... To view the full story, click the title link.
NEW YORK (AP) — Rescuers working amid gusty winds, cold temperatures and billowing smoke pulled three additional bodies overnight from the rubble of two Manhattan apartment buildings, as the death toll rose Thursday to at least six from a gas leak-triggered explosion that reduced the area to a pile of smashed bricks, splinters and mangled metal.