Articles Tagged with winter weather

New York City Spared Worst Of Storm, Slams Washington D.C. Instead

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New York City was braced for yet another heavy snowfall over the weekend, but much to the relief of winter-weary New Yorkers, received just a light dusting as the major storm took a sharp right turn and headed south, directly for Washington D.C. The largest snow accumulation in New York City registered at JFK airport,… Read more »

Supermarket Shooting In Georgia As Panicked Residents Stock Up For Storm

Supermarket shooting site in Georgia

A supermarket shooting in the Atlanta suburb of Lawrenceville, Georgia, left two women wounded as they shopped. Residents still traumatized by a freak winter snowstorm in late January were rushing to stock up for Winter Storm Pax, expected to wallop the Deep South today and Wednesday when the shooting sent the Kroger supermarket into a… Read more »

Groundhog Day 2014: Punxsutawney Phil Says Six More Weeks Of Winter

Punxsutawney Phil Saw His Shadow

Groundhog Day 2014 was today and many were very disappointed in the forecast that the all famous groundhog, Punxsutawney Phil, delivered. Punxsutawney Phil’s handlers announced that the groundhog did see he’s shadow, meaning that there will be another six long weeks of winter ahead of us. Legend has it that if the groundhog sees his… Read more »

Fox Sports Infrared Camera Will Show Super Bowl Players Freezing

Fox Sports Infrared

Fox Sports will deploy no fewer than 80 television cameras to catch every aspect of Sunday’s Super Bowl between the Denver Broncos and the Seattle Seahawks. And for the first time one of those cameras will track the body temperatures of players on both teams. And those temperatures are expected to be freezing. The game,… Read more »

Did New York City Mayor Let Rich People Suffer Through Snowstorm?

New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio shoveling snow

Many of New York City’s richest residents griped yesterday that new Mayor Bill de Blasio, an outspoken critic of former Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s handling of previous snow emergencies, let them suffer with unplowed streets as Winter Storm Janus bombarded the Big Apple with nearly a foot of snow. A map on the city’s own web… Read more »

New York City Slammed With New Storm, 15 Inches Of Snow By Morning

SNOW STORM NYC

New York City was pounded Tuesday with up to 15 inches of snow, as Winter Storm Janus raked the United States east coast as the region’s brutal winter weather continued. But despite the gridlocked conditions in some parts of city caused by the snowstorm, New York City Schools Chancellor Carmen Farina announced that schools will… Read more »

Punxsutawney Phil May Get Death Sentence For Predicting Early Spring

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Spring has officially started, but many areas of the country are still experiencing frigid temperatures and winter-like conditions. Who’s to blame for this freezing weather? Yep, that rascally rodent Punxsutawney Phil. An Ohio prosecutor is seeking the death penalty for the famous Groundhog after the seer of seers, the prognosticator of prognosticators, incorrectly predicted an… Read more »

Frankenstorm Could Bring Wintry Conditions To The Northeast This Weekend

Frankenstorm Halloween

Frankenstorm, the pre-Halloween weather system that’s currently predicted to hit the East Coast this Sunday, could bring a bizarre mixture of high winds, heavy rain, and snow to the region. According to MSNBC, it could be a very strange Halloween for folks living in the northeast. Is Frankenstorm a legitimate weather phenomenon? National Oceanic and… Read more »