One of the most quick and easy to erect survival shelters is a tarp shelter. It offers little warmth, but it can be a great refuge from biting winds, cold rain, and hot sun. Most tarps have grommets, which are great for tying off lines. Show More Summary
"I envy them. They're brave. Seeds cast by the wind to land where they may, they stay and hold against most hot, most cold. They persevere, roots shallow yet fierce and free. They epitomize to me all that I sometimes yearn to be." -Julie Andrews, "Wildflowers" When I was a little girl, I'd collect flowers on my walk to my grandma's house. Show More Summary
Wind generation hits records, mitigates price spikes during cold snap; Winter cold brought strong winds, helped keep power prices in check Herman K. Trabish, January 13, 2015 (Utility Dive) Utilities across the U.S. are taking advantage...Show More Summary
After last week’s wind and rain, it is starting to look like the cold weather is here to stay. This week I found myself digging out my woollen jumpers and drinking twice as much tea in an effort to warm up. Chai is my absolute favourite. When the skies are grey and the weather is cooler, [...]
Day 38 The tent was rattling in the wind. My camp shoes were full of water. It was cold. Neither of us wanted to get out of our sleeping bags. Nate was brave enough to stick his arm out and grab two packs of poptarts for our breakfast. We had no fuel for coffee and......
BOSTON (AP) — A Venezuelan man with muscular dystrophy was honored at City Hall on Tuesday after enduring about 20 hours of sometimes drenching rain, wind and cold to complete the Boston Marathon in the early morning hours. Maickel Melamed...Show More Summary
I have a full schedule and will not be back until tonight sometime, but in the mean time, I thought I would let you in on Thurston’s late night antics last night. This time of year, even though it can get cold, I sleep with the window open, because the combination of the crisp fresh [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
With clearing skies, a humid air mass and brisk winds aloft, thunderstorms are expected to trigger late this afternoon ahead of an approaching cold front.
Storm system moving into New England will make for a chilly and possibly damp Boston Marathon. Not only could rain and cold be an issue but so could some strong gusty winds. The 119th Boston Marathon will feature chilly temperatures, strong gusty winds and developing rain showers. Show More Summary
You rounded the last bend on a winding rocky road and there it was. Not shining, creamy white like the Parthenon but a cold stern grey, the Doric columns growing as naturally out of the Greek mountainside as if they were petrified trees. Show More Summary
Winds gusted above 70 mph and visibility dropped to a quarter mile as the dusty cold front blew through.
Finally Karachiites can breathe a sigh of relief, for the long awaited cold winds have arrived to give us goosebumps and make our teeth go t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t-t… My first encounter with these winds was tonight, when I went with Danish to the airport. When we got out of the car, we literally peed in our pants Read More
We marched through the cold snow, the winter nights, the brutal winds, the shivering rain... for justice. For months, we have not let up. We refuse to let the death of Eric Garner be in vain, so we have made demands, organizations joined forces and thousands of young people took to the streets. Show More Summary
Hispanic man #1: Fucking wind. It’s fucking cold up here, Holmes. Hispanic man #2: People complain about New York too much, man. Remember how we had them killer bees? –120th between 1st & Pleasant Overheard by: Patrick Stegall
If you want the best fan for your home then it’s hard to beat Dyson’s range of blowers. They don’t have any blades, they blow hot and cold, and the latest model even […]
The sky clotted gray and the winds gusted cold as the men crowded into an old roadside gas station...
With cold winds, plummeting temperatures and the chance of rain and maybe a bit of snow, Good Friday's weather isn't looking so good this year. [ more › ]
Yesterday was milder. A coolness on the wind. But the sun was warm and kind. The quiet room was freed from the clutter that accumulated over the last cold days of the season. Lighter. Scrubbed, dusted. The old fashioned way....
?? Clouds that had seemed to be lightening and separating condensed instead into a darkish gray mass with a strong wind blowing under it, and still no leaves to break it. The school dropoff was late enough and cold enough to discourage the commute. Through the windows by the couch, the brightness arrived at last, till […]
A cold front sweeping through the region this evening brings showers and some strong wind gusts. We dry out overnight and Wednesday.